Lafayette, Indiana 

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Population

72,174

28% Growth

Unemployment Rate

2.9%

Median Income

$39,378

Avg. Home Price

$136,600

Best Places to Live in Lafayette, Indiana

Local Listings in Lafayette, IN
 $149,900 
116 Coldbrook Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1.5 | 1477 SqFt
 $149,900 
116 Coldbrook Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1.5 | 1477 SqFt
 $118,000 
3748 Kimberly Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 | 1053 SqFt
 $125,000 
3344 Chaucer Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 1248 SqFt

QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Indiana
County: Tippecanoe County
Metro Area: Lafayette-West Lafayette Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Lafayette
Zip Codes: 47901


Highlights

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%. Learn More...

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lafayette's cost of living is 16.50% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... 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 2000, it has had a population growth of 27.97%. 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 $130,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.88%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Lafayette

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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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 or Find top agents in Lafayette

The median home price in Lafayette is $136,600. Browse Homes in this Range.


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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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ZIP CODES IN LAFAYETTE, INDIANA
47901

NEW LISTINGS IN LAFAYETTE IN
$149,900
116 Coldbrook Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1.5 |

$118,000
3748 Kimberly Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

$125,000
3344 Chaucer Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$149,900
1501 Sherwood Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$122,900
1205 N 13th St
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$139,900
426 Eckman Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

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