Lafayette, Indiana 

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Population

71,111

62% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.1%

Median Income

$39,378

Avg. Home Price

$130,200

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City: Lafayette
Zip Codes: 47901


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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Lafayette is 4.1% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lafayette jobs have increased by 2.27%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lafayette's cost of living is 17.70% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Lafayette's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Lafayette's population is 71,111 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 62.49%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 27 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Lafayette is $130,200. 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. Learn More...

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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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