Fayette is a very small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 4,490 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Fayette is the 125th largest community in Alabama.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Fayette is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Fayette is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fayette who work in sales jobs (12.25%), office and administrative support (12.19%), and teaching (7.50%).
The education level of Fayette citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 20.60% of adults 25 and older in Fayette have a college degree.
The per capita income in Fayette in 2010 was $15,849, which is low income relative to Alabama and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $63,396 for a family of four.
Fayette is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Fayette home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Fayette residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Fayette include Irish, German, Scottish, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Fayette is English. Other important languages spoken here include Urdu and Chinese.