lafayette Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 2,718 3.9 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 18,996 27.3 % 32.6 %
Some College 17,146 24.6 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 21,099 30.3 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 9,748 14.0 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 60,924 87.4 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 26,767 38.4 % 38.4 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 127,661 - -
19 years old and under 34,334 26.9 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 47,011 36.8 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 31,549 24.7 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 14,767 11.6 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 105,492 100.0 % 84.6 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 21,449 44.0 % 33.5 %
Married 19,804 40.7 % 50.5 %
Separated 1,323 2.7 % 2.6 %
Divorced 6,121 12.6 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 52,918 - -
Occupied Housing Units 48,597 91.8 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 4,321 8.2 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 31,832 60.2 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,910 3.6 % 5.8 %
2-Units 1,744 3.3 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 2,614 4.9 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 2,565 4.8 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 6,669 12.6 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 4,766 9.0 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 818 1.5 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 5,491 10.4 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 9,174 17.3 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 12,509 23.6 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 7,031 13.3 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 7,388 14.0 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,722 3.3 % 13.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 83,446 66.4 % 75.5 %
African-American 38,741 30.8 % 13.1 %
Native American 235 0.2 % 0.8 %
Asian 2,390 1.9 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 825 0.7 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 47,830 55,775
Median Family Income 68,557 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 30,821 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 61.29 %
  • Temperature 85.84 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.38 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.16
    [CDD] 11.91
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