LaFayette, Kentucky 

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Population

139

-35.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.2%

Best Places to Live in LaFayette, Kentucky

Small city / Military town - Extreme northern Tennessee along Cumberland River at Kentucky border. September, May and October are the most pleasant months in LaFayette, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Cost of living
-Attractive downtown
-Close to Nashville
Cons
-Educational attainment
-Arts & culture
-Hot, humid summers


What Bert Has To Say About Clarksville Metro Area

Clarksville, 50 miles from Nashville, is a growing city with a well-preserved small-town feel. The nearby Fort Campbell Military Reservation is an economic mainstay, and there is an assortment of other business activity located in what is considered a healthy business and labor climate. The downtown area is historic and attractive. Austin Peay State University supplies most of the cultural amenities and is the largest non-military employer. Cost of living is among the lowest in Tennessee and so are median home prices.


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QUICK FACTS

City: LaFayette
Zip Codes: 42236 42254
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 605 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in LaFayette is 5.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. LaFayette jobs have increased by 1.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, LaFayette's cost of living is 25.1% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare LaFayette's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and October are the most pleasant months in LaFayette, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Christian county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
LaFayette's population is 139 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 35.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 17.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in LaFayette is $87,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.7%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
LaFayette public schools spend $9,786 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.3 students per teacher in LaFayette. More Education


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The median home price in LaFayette is $87,000. Browse Homes in this Range.


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