The Town of Fayetteville had a population of 2,928 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Fayetteville is located at latitude 38.0529 and longitude -81.104 in Fayette County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Fayetteville encompass a land area of 5.55 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Fayette County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,818 feet.
The Town of Fayetteville (GNIS ID: 2390179) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Fayetteville: Vandalia.
|Total Population||2,928 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,889 (98.7%)|
|Population in Families||2,299 (78.5%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||39 ( 1.3%)|
|Median Household Income||$41,970|
|Average Household Income||$64,413|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||11%|
|Per Capita Income||$27,019|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,393 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,021 (73.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||250 (17.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||122 ( 8.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$114,400|
|Average Home Value||$137,525|
|Housing Affordability Index3||229|
|Average Household Size||2.27|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.06%|
|Per Capita Income||1.64%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.41%|
The table below compares Fayetteville to the other 404 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 55||87th|
|Population Density||# 256||37th|
|Median Household Income||# 164||60th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 156||39th|
|Per Capita Income||# 78||81st|
|Diversity Index||# 122||70th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE West Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.