Fayette is an agricultural community encompassing 55.19 square miles. The population of 3643 commutes an average of 20 minutes to work with a median income of $43,259 (according to the 2000 census). Commuting is easy with several state highways running north and south through Fayette; as well as two NYS Thruway entrances in very close proximity.
The Town of Fayette offers a variety of lifestyles from lakeside homes on Cayuga or Seneca Lake to an urban setting in the Village of Waterloo, Birthplace of Memorial Day. Gentle hills and wooded areas surround the rich earth that provides for a rural/agricultural lifestyle which many residents support.
Deep in the heart of the Finger Lakes, Fayette is rich in heritage and abundant in natural beauty. Truly something for everyone from fishing and boating to camping and wine tasting – explore a range of activities and attractions that your whole family will love!