lafayette Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 2,801 3.7 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 21,764 29.0 % 32.2 %
Some College 18,922 25.2 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 21,990 29.3 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 9,594 12.8 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 66,738 88.9 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 27,701 36.9 % 36.9 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 127,625 - -
19 years old and under 30,477 23.9 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 45,784 35.9 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 32,750 25.7 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 18,614 14.6 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 109,741 100.0 % 84.4 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 23,349 45.4 % 33.6 %
Married 18,726 36.4 % 50.4 %
Separated 1,540 3.0 % 2.5 %
Divorced 7,796 15.2 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 57,470 - -
Occupied Housing Units 50,473 87.8 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 6,997 12.2 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 37,385 65.1 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,648 2.9 % 5.9 %
2-Units 1,810 3.1 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 2,321 4.0 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 3,574 6.2 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 5,400 9.4 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 4,116 7.2 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 1,216 2.1 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 4,593 8.0 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 10,736 18.7 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 11,389 19.8 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 7,146 12.4 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 9,264 16.1 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,572 2.7 % 12.8 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 77,710 62.1 % 75.1 %
African-American 43,551 34.8 % 13.1 %
Native American 220 0.2 % 0.9 %
Asian 2,386 1.9 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 1,292 1.0 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 48,139 57,617
Median Family Income 64,551 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 30,596 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 51.61 %
  • Temperature 73.03 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.92 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 4.65
    [CDD] 2.62

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