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    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Lafayette is 4.10 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lafayette jobs have Increased by 2.27 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Lafayette's cost of living is 17.70% Lower than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Lafayette's population is 71,111 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 62.49 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 27 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Lafayette is $91,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.17%.
    SCHOOLS
    Lafayette public schools spend $13,739 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16 students per teacher in Lafayette.

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  8/27/2013
Crime increasing

I have lived here for 12 years and in a smaller town 20 miles away for over 35 years and like the people. But crime is on the rise, more arrests lately related to people... (Read More)

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  10/19/2012
Home of Purdue University

Lafayette still has a small town atmosphere. It is a wonderful place to raise children. There is a strong sense of community. Unfotunately in recent years Lafayette has... (Read More)

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  4/12/2011
Lafayette, going downhill due to crimes and drugs.

I can say I have lived in Lafayette Indiana for 25 years. I'll say that home is home...but I would honestly say in less your a college student at Purdue, I would never... (Read More)

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