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Most current census statistics
As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 15,945. The city is the county seat of Fayette County Fayetteville is located approximately 22 miles from the city of Atlanta.
Fayetteville, Georgia Demographics
As of the 2000 Census there were 11,148 people, 4,338 households, and 2,967 families residing in the City of Fayetteville, GA . The population density was 1,126.7 people per square mile (435.2/km²). There were 4,572 housing units at an average density of 462.1 per square mile (178.5/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 80.44% White, 13.97% African American, 0.22% Native American, 3.33% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.95% from other races, and 1.09% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.78% of the population.
There were 4,338 households out of which 36.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.9% were married couples living together, 11.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 31.6% were non-families. 27.2% of all households were made up of individuals, and 11.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.48, and the average family size was 3.04.
In the city, the population age was spread out with 26.4% under the age of 18, 7.6% from 18 to 24, 31.7% from 25 to 44, 21.1% from 45 to 64, and 13.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 87.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 82.7 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $55,208, and the median income for a family was $62,133. Males had a median income of $43,949 versus $35,035 for females. The per capita income for the city was $26,551. About 2.4% of families and 3.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 2.1% of those under age 18 and 8.8% of those age 65 or over.
Fayetteville, GA's - Notable past and present residents
Big Boi, rapper/actor
Chris Benoit, professional wrestler
Nancy Benoit, former Professional wrestling manager
Creflo Dollar, televangelist
Hugh M. Dorsey, governor of Georgia
Emmanuel Lewis, actor
Ann Nesby, Grammy award winning singer/actress
William Regal, English professional wrestler
Ferrol Sams, author
Khosrow Vaziri, former professional wrestler using the stage name "Iron Sheik"
Gary Anthony Williams, star of "Special Agent Oso" on Disney Channel
Keshia Knight Pulliam, actress, "The Cosby Show," "Tyler Perry's House of Payne"
Kandi Burruss, former Xscape member
Divad Miles, former Kid Nation participant
Speech (rapper), lead of Arrested Development (group)
Paul Orndorff, professional wrestler
Tyler Perry, filmmaker, playwright, actor
Anna Watson, "The World's Strongest Cheerleader"
Kelley O'Hara, Professional soccer player for the USWNT
Brandon Boykin, Professional football player for the Philadelphia Eagles
Matthew Daniels, Professional football player for the St. Louis Rams
Christopher Massey Actor, Musician, Director, Film Producer
Kyle Massey Actor, Musician, Dancing with the Stars
Fayetteville, GA l Surrounding service areas