west lafayette Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 271 2.1 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,396 10.7 % 32.6 %
Some College 1,565 11.9 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 3,978 30.4 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 5,893 45.0 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 12,304 93.9 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 9,198 70.2 % 70.2 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 43,999 - -
19 years old and under 12,832 29.2 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 23,958 54.5 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 4,280 9.7 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 2,929 6.7 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 30,683 94.3 % 84.6 %
Spanish 1,312 4.0 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 529 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 12,139 70.9 % 33.5 %
Married 4,227 24.7 % 50.5 %
Separated 42 0.2 % 2.6 %
Divorced 723 4.2 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 14,836 - -
Occupied Housing Units 13,370 90.1 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,466 9.9 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 5,132 34.6 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 449 3.0 % 5.8 %
2-Units 284 1.9 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 1,028 6.9 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 1,830 12.3 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 3,035 20.5 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 3,038 20.5 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 40 0.3 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 2,446 16.5 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,215 14.9 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 2,103 14.2 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 2,235 15.1 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 2,066 13.9 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,151 7.8 % 13.0 %
Electric 5,962 40.2 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 30 0.2 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 6,714 45.3 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 188 1.3 % 4.1 %
Coal 16 0.1 % 0.1 %
Wood 3 0.0 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 357 2.4 % 0.4 %
None 100 0.7 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 31,519 73.7 % 75.5 %
African-American 1,313 3.1 % 13.1 %
Native American 35 0.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 9,637 22.5 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 257 0.6 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 27,527 55,775
Median Family Income 70,867 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 17,207 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 66.67 %
  • Temperature 86.05 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.01 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.04
    [CDD] 10.47
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
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