lafayette Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 3,336 4.8 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 19,067 27.7 % 32.8 %
Some College 18,744 27.2 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 18,335 26.6 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 9,353 13.6 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 58,303 84.7 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 23,060 33.5 % 33.5 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 126,068 - -
19 years old and under 30,520 24.2 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 46,409 36.8 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 34,676 27.5 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 14,463 11.5 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 103,177 92.7 % 84.8 %
Spanish 7,051 6.3 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 1,066 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 21,000 42.3 % 33.2 %
Married 19,464 39.2 % 50.6 %
Separated 1,396 2.8 % 2.6 %
Divorced 7,754 15.6 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 55,846 - -
Occupied Housing Units 49,939 89.4 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 5,907 10.6 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 34,292 61.4 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 2,244 4.0 % 5.8 %
2-Units 1,421 2.5 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 2,148 3.8 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 3,880 6.9 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 4,292 7.7 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 6,083 10.9 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 1,486 2.7 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 4,540 8.1 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 10,269 18.4 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 12,553 22.5 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 7,352 13.2 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 9,403 16.8 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,628 2.9 % 13.1 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 85,031 68.6 % 75.7 %
African-American 36,362 29.3 % 13.1 %
Native American 149 0.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 2,367 1.9 % 5.4 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 47,521 53,657
Median Family Income 65,597 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 31,608 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 70.97 %
  • Temperature 92.44 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.63 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 19.42
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.03 %
6.0 0.01 %
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