Lafayette, Indiana 

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Population

72,174

+9.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.9%

Median Income

$39,378

Median Home Price

$136,600

Best Places to Live in Lafayette, Indiana

Local Listings in Lafayette
 $329,900 
2538 N 500 E
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 1913 SqFt
 $59,900 
1510 Greenbush Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 720 SqFt
 $428,900 
8870 E 800 N
Bed 5 | Bath 4 | 5976 SqFt

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City: Lafayette
Zip Codes: 47901


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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Lafayette is 2.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lafayette jobs have increased by 3.61%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lafayette's cost of living is 16.50% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Lafayette's Cost of Living

VOTING
Tippecanoe county voted Republican in four of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Lafayette's population is 72,174 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 9.11%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 17 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Lafayette is $136,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.88%. Check out the homes in the area

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. More Education


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Housing Market in Lafayette

It's a good time to buy in Lafayette. Home Appreciation is up 6.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Lafayette Real Estate

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Reviews for Lafayette   16 Reviews
Crime increasing - 8/27/2013
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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Home of Purdue University - 10/19/2012
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

Lafayette, going downhill due to crimes and drugs. - 4/12/2011
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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NEW LISTINGS IN LAFAYETTE
$329,900
2538 N 500 E
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$59,900
1510 Greenbush Dr
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$428,900
8870 E 800 N
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$155,000
3030 Union St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$160,500
5112 Autumn Ln
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$110,000
2005 Arapahoe Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$290,000
771 Topsail Trce
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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