|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Fayetteville is 6,989. Fayetteville, Tennessee is the 3,977th largest city in the US.
Fayetteville is located entirely in Lincoln County.
The peak population of Fayetteville was in 1990, when its population was 7,261. In 1990, Fayetteville was the 3,157th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 3,977th largest city in the US. Fayetteville is currently 3.7% smaller than it was in 1990.
Fayetteville has shrunk 0.4% since the year 2000. Fayetteville, Tennessee's growth is below average. 69% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Fayetteville has a population density of 626.4 people per square mile.
|4089||Lynchburg, Moore County||6,644||15.2%|
|3980||Milltown, New Jersey||6,981||-0.4%|
|3981||St. Augustine Beach, Florida||6,979||46.6%|
|3982||Tuckahoe, New York||6,974||12.3%|
|3983||Fort Bragg, California||6,970||2.0%|
The total voting age population of Fayetteville, Tennessee, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 5,472. The voting age population is 43.5% male and 56.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 22.9% of the residents of Fayetteville are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Fayetteville are 70.2% White, 26.5% Black and 3.3% Two or more races. Additionally, 4.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Fayetteville, 25.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 39.6%. On a per-household basis, 20.2% of families are below the poverty line in Fayetteville.
Among those aged 16 and older, 55.4% of Fayetteville residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 78.7% of Fayetteville residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 16.4% have a bachelor's degree and 5.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Fayetteville residents aged 5 and older, 3.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Fayetteville is 5.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Fayetteville, 14.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Fayetteville is $36,010.
In Fayetteville, 47.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 52.1% of housing units in Fayetteville.
Of all the housing units in Fayetteville, 11.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Fayetteville, 10.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 360 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Fayetteville is $676.
In Fayetteville, 54.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.