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Fayette County, Texas Facts

Facts
State Texas
Land area 950.0 square miles
Population Density 25.8 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 24,821
Population change 1.1%
Under 5 years of age 5.3%
Under 18 21.4%
65 and over 23.3%
Females 50.9%
White 90.6
Hispanic or Latino of any race 19.6
Asian 0.4%
Two or more races 1%
Black or African American 6.8%
Native American 1.2%
Pacific Islander 0.1%
Had graduated from high school 80%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 16.8%
Veterans 2,071
Households and Housing
Households 9,999
Persons per household 2.4
Living in the same house for one year or more 92.1%
Median household income $48,015
The per capita income $27,032
Live below the poverty line. 11.6%
housing units 13,800
Multi-unit structures 6%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $130,300
Residents owning their homes. 76.4%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 3,232
Women-owned firms 19.6%
Asian-owned firms 0%
Hispanic-owned firms 0%
Black-owned firms 0%
Native American-owned firms 0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $262,010
Retail sales per capita $11,611
Manufacturers shipments $277,817
Merchant wholesaler sales $158,741