Fayette County , Kentucky

Fayette County: County in West Virginia, United States

Fayette County locator map
Location of Fayette County on Kentucky map.

About

Fayette County is a county located in the U.S. state of Kentucky. As of the 2010 census, the population was 295,803 and a population density of 171 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 323,152 inhabitants. Its county seat is Fayetteville. The county was created 190 years ago in 1831.

Geography

Fayette County is located at 38°2'32"N 84°27'31"W (38.0423300, -84.4587300). It has 5 neighbors: Greenbrier County, Kanawha County, Nicholas County, Raleigh County and Summers County.

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FayetteCtyCourthouse FayettevilleWV

The largest city of Fayette County is Lexington-Fayette with a population of 314,488. Other cities include, Lexington population 225,366, Monticello population 6,103, Crestwood population 5,081 and Mount Vernon population 2,415. See all Fayette County cities & populated places.

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Fayette County map

Fayette County Quick Facts

Population : 323,152 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Kentucky (United States)
Different from : Fayette County, Fayette County, Fayette County, Fayette County, Fayette County, Fayette County, Fayette County, Fayette County, Fayette County, Fayette County
Area : 1731 km2
Water as percent of area : 1%
Land as percent of area : 99%
Named for : Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette
Altitude : 971 feet / 296 meters
Capital : Fayetteville
Establishment : February 02, 1831
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 10:20:52 (5th August 2021)
Density : 187 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 8.46% (2010-2019)

Fayette County has 5 neighbours.

Demographics

The population of Fayette County increased by 8.46% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 295,803 - census
2011 301,696 1.95% estimation process
2012 305,947 1.39% estimation process
2013 309,865 1.26% estimation process
2014 311,784 0.62% estimation process
2015 315,819 1.28% estimation process
2016 319,644 1.2% estimation process
2017 321,964 0.72% estimation process
2018 322,426 0.14% estimation process
2019 323,152 0.22% estimation process

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People born in Fayette County (5)

People born in Fayette County, including cinematographer from the United States J. Roy Hunt, football player and coach George Cafego, Major League Baseball player Hal Rice, you can see a list of people who born in Fayette County.

Other places with the same name (10)

Fayette County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Fayette County.

City Name Population Title
Lexington-Fayette 314,488 Consolidated city-county in Kentucky, United States
Lexington 225,366 City in Fayette County, Kentucky, United States
Monticello 6,103
Crestwood 5,081 Human settlement in Oldham County, Kentucky, United States of America
Mount Vernon 2,415 City in Rockcastle County, Kentucky
Columbus 153 City in Hickman County, Kentucky, United States

Kentucky Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Kentucky 4,467,673 State of the United States of America
Jefferson County 766,757 County in Alabama, United States
Louisville 760,026 County seat of Jefferson County, Kentucky, United States
Lexington-Fayette 314,488 Consolidated city-county in Kentucky, United States
Meads 288,649 Unincorporated community in Boyd County, Kentucky
Ironville 288,649 Unincorporated community in Boyd County, Kentucky
Lexington 225,366 City in Fayette County, Kentucky, United States
Kenton County 166,998 County in Kentucky, United States
Boone County 133,581 County in Kentucky, United States
Warren County 132,896 County in Kentucky, United States
Hardin County 110,958 County in Tennessee, United States
Daviess County 101,511 County in Kentucky, United States
Campbell County 93,584 County in northeastern Wyoming, United States
Madison County 92,987 County in Kentucky, United States
Bullitt County 81,676 County in Kentucky, United States
Bowling Green 70,543 City in Kentucky

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