Fayette County , Tennessee

Fayette County: County in Tennessee, United States

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

About

Fayette County is a county located in the U.S. state of Tennessee. As of the 2010 census, the population was 38,413 and a population density of 21 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 2,020 inhabitants. Its county seat is Somerville. The county was created 196 years ago in 1824.

Map of Tennessee highlighting Fayette County locator map image
Map of Tennessee highlighting Fayette County
Map of Tennessee highlighting Fayette County locator map image

Geography

Fayette County is located at 35°11'49"N 89°24'52"W (35.1970800, -89.4143700). It has 6 neighbors: Benton County, Marshall County, Hardeman County, Haywood County, Shelby County and Tipton County.

Fayette County map

The largest city of Fayette County is Oakland with a population of 8,669. Other cities include, Hickory Withe population 2,973, Piperton population 2,128, Gallaway population 648 and Moscow population 549. See all Fayette County cities & populated places.

Weather

Fayette County forecast: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%. more

Fayette County Quick Facts

Population : 41,620 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Tennessee (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 : 1829 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.2%
Land as percent of area : 99.8%
Named for : Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette
Capital : Somerville
Establishment : September 09, 1824
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 17:28:34 (19th September 2021)
Density : 23 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 7.71% (2010-2020)
Weather : 84℉ Mostly Sunny then Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather

Fayette County has 6 neighbours.

  • Somerville

Demographics

The population of Fayette County increased by 7.71% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 38,413 - census
2011 38,570 0.41% estimation process
2012 38,686 0.3% estimation process
2013 38,812 0.32% estimation process
2014 39,123 0.79% estimation process
2015 39,280 0.4% estimation process
2016 39,703 1.07% estimation process
2017 40,150 1.11% estimation process
2018 40,556 1% estimation process
2019 41,133 1.4% estimation process
2020 41,620 1.17% estimation process

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People born in Fayette County (1)

American academic William Malone Baskervill was born in Fayette County

Other places with the same name (11)

Fayette County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Oakland 8,669 Human settlement in Fayette County, Tennessee, United States of America
Somerville 3,248 Town in Tennessee, United States
Hickory Withe 2,973 Unincoporated community in Fayette County, Tennessee
Piperton 2,128 Human settlement in Fayette County, Tennessee, United States of America
Rossville 1,012 Town in Tennessee, United States
Gallaway 648 Human settlement in Fayette County, Tennessee, United States of America
Moscow 549 City in Tennessee, USA
Williston 373 Human settlement in Fayette County, Tennessee, United States of America
Braden 260 Town in Tennessee, United States
La Grange 129 Town in Fayette County, Tennessee, United States

Tennessee Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Shelby County 936,017 County in Tennessee, United States
Davidson County 694,176 County in Tennessee, United States
Nashville 684,410 Consolidated city-county in Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, and the state capital of Tennessee
Memphis 649,705 County seat of Shelby County, Tennessee, United States
New South Memphis 641,608 City in United States of America
Knox County 475,609 County in Maine, United States
Hamilton County 371,662 County in Tennessee, United States
Rutherford County 339,261 County in North Carolina, United States
Williamson County 245,348 County in Tennessee, United States
Montgomery County 214,251 County in Tennessee, United States
Sumner County 195,561 County in Tennessee, United States
Knoxville 190,223 County seat of Knox County, Tennessee, United States; third-largest city in Tennessee
Chattanooga 184,742 City in and county seat of Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States
Clarksville 161,247 City in Tennessee
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East Chattanooga 154,024 City in Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States of America