Fayette County

Alquina  |  Connersville
Everton |  Falmouth
Harrisburg

Area
215.16 sq mi
Population
23,259
Density
113/sq mi
County Seat
Connersville

Events

Polar Express
November/December
Winterfest
December

Top Employers

Reid Health Connersville
Stant
Walmart Supercenter
Kenley Corp
Fayette County Schools

Notable Residents

Howard Garns
Creator of Sodoku

Trivia

In the early 20th century, the town became known as "Little Detroit" because of its importance to the automobile industry.

In 1898, Stant was founded in Connersville, and became the world's largest producer of piano tuning pins.

In 1906, the earliest known high school band in the country was formed at Connersville High School.

Get to know Fayette County

Tiffany Morris smiling wearing glasses
Ambassador: Tiffany Morris

Originally from Wisconsin, Tiffany Morris moved to Indiana to be closer to family. She now calls Connersville home. Tiffany is a wife and mother of 4. She enjoys walking around town and visiting the aquatic center with her family. Tiffany loves exploring and participating in her community.

Visiting Fayette County? You should check out the county fairgrounds and the Connersville pool.