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Where is Fayette County, Kentucky?

location of Fayette county on a map

Fayette County is a county equivalent area found in Kentucky, USA. The county government of Fayette is found in the county seat of Lexington.

With a total 739.57 sq. km of land and water area, Fayette County, Kentucky is the 2877th largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 310,797 people, Fayette County has a total 137908 households earning 48398 on average per year.

Fayette County, Kentucky - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 21067
Area Codes 859
Time Zone EST
Major Cities Lexington (population: 306,660)
Land Area 119,999 sq miles
Water Area 284 sq miles
Household Income $48,398
Housing Units 137,908
Median Home Value $165,800
High School Grads 89% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 40% of population
Retail Spending $16,635 per capita
Food & Accomodation Sales $785,725 per capita
Universities and Colleges University of Kentucky

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This page was last updated on June 30, 2016.