lafayette Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,565 4.2 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 14,626 39.4 % 32.6 %
Some College 11,081 29.9 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 6,091 16.4 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 3,745 10.1 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 32,432 87.4 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 8,052 21.7 % 21.7 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 71,170 - -
19 years old and under 17,524 24.6 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 28,249 39.7 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 15,586 21.9 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 9,811 13.8 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 56,873 100.0 % 84.6 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 9,922 37.0 % 33.5 %
Married 10,377 38.7 % 50.5 %
Separated 926 3.4 % 2.6 %
Divorced 5,621 20.9 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 33,725 - -
Occupied Housing Units 31,907 94.6 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,818 5.4 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 18,351 54.4 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,373 4.1 % 5.8 %
2-Units 2,675 7.9 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 2,528 7.5 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 2,815 8.3 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 2,315 6.9 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 2,702 8.0 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 966 2.9 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 4,944 14.7 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 4,162 12.3 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 4,599 13.6 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 5,251 15.6 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 5,991 17.8 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 5,804 17.2 % 13.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 61,705 88.6 % 75.5 %
African-American 5,403 7.8 % 13.1 %
Native American 169 0.2 % 0.8 %
Asian 1,126 1.6 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 1,207 1.7 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 41,328 55,775
Median Family Income 50,330 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 22,622 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 41.94 %
  • Temperature 53.68 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.1 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 21.6
    [CDD] 0.32
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.02 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com