The population of Fayette County is growing faster than the rest of Georgia, at a 10-year growth rate of 16.8%. It's a larger than average county compared to the rest of the state, with 106,567 residents. Peachtree City, Fayetteville, and Tyrone are its three most populated cities. Fayette County is made up of homes that are considered of moderate age with a median of 19 years. Leading the list of top schools in the county are Huddleston Elementary School, Whitewater Middle School, and Starrs Mill High School.
The median value of homes in Fayette County is $185,100, making it one of the most valuable areas in Georgia. At the same time, the average list price of available homes is presently $362,794. The Fayette County market is experiencing a long pullback as sales slumped again this week by 3.8% to 179 homes sold over the last 30 days.
Curious as to which homes have been getting the most attention in Fayette County? These listings have stirred up interest and produced the most views:
The typical dwelling in Fayette County is a four-bedroom detached home worth about $324,183. To purchase a similar home, a buyer with good credit and a $64,837 cash down payment could obtain a mortgage with a 3.95% interest rate and a $1,249 monthly payment. The property tax rate is $10.49 per $1,000 of taxable assessed value.