Improving Communities:Fayette

Summary:

Located in Northwestern Georgia and 30 minutes from Atlanta, Fayette County is proud of its success in fusing together a rich heritage and contemporary living. The county motto, “Where Quality is a Lifestyle” is evident across the county, with a unique blend of carefully planned communities, small towns rich in historic charm and pastoral, multi-acre living.  Georgia Trend Magazine, American Demographics Magazine and the Wall Street Journal have all given Fayette County high marks for its quality-of-life.

Key Demographics: 

  • Population: 106,567
  • Median Household income: $79,659
  • Percent below poverty level: 5%
  • Number of nonprofit organizations: 977
  • Cities/towns include: Fayetteville, Peachtree City, Tyrone, Brooks and Woolsey


Sources: 2010 US Census, Guidestar

Fayette Contact Information:

50 Hurt Plaza, Suite 446
Atlanta, GA 30303
404-688-5525
info@cfgreateratlanta.org

 

Highlights

2013 Annual Report

Recently released, our 2013 Annual Report is a guide for philanthropists, nonprofits and community leaders interested in improving the quality of life in metro Atlanta. Last year, The Community Foundation distributed more than $134 million in grants and support to nonprofits and received more than $198 million from donors and funders. Click here to view. We hope this report will help you along whatever philanthropic journey you choose to take.
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