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Lake Charles, LA vs Lafayette, LA

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Highlights
- Lafayette is 0% more densely populated than Lake Charles.
- People are 1.2% more likely to be married in Lafayette.
- The Median Age is 0.3 years younger in Lafayette.


People
 Lake Charles, LALafayette, LAUnited States
 75,194126,476321,004,407
 52.1%51.0%50.8%
 47.9%49.0%49.2%
 3534.737.8
 space3
 71,224118,803308,745,538
 71,757110,257285,036,114
 70,58094,440251,960,433
 4.8%14.7%12.6%
 6.5%33.9%27.4%
 space4
 1,739.22,279.990.9
 43.255.53,531,905.4
 2.80.1264,836.8
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 Est. Total Population By Age
 Lake Charles, LALafayette, LAUnited States
 6.9%5.6%6.2%
 5.6%6.1%6.4%
 7.2%6.0%6.5%
 3.3%3.6%3.9%
 4.7%5.4%4.1%
 6.8%7.7%5.6%
 15.6%16.1%13.7%
 11.0%11.0%12.7%
 11.7%12.5%13.4%
 6.4%6.4%6.7%
 5.6%6.5%6.0%
 8.1%7.4%8.6%
 4.7%4.1%4.4%
 2.4%1.6%1.9%
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 Race
 Lake Charles, LALafayette, LAUnited States
 43.4%60.3%61.5%
 48.1%31.5%12.3%
 2.0%2.1%5.3%
 0.5%0.2%0.7%
 0.0%0.0%0.2%
 0.2%0.1%0.2%
 2.3%1.7%2.3%
 3.5%4.1%17.6%
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 Marriage & Family
 Lake Charles, LALafayette, LAUnited States
 39.7%40.2%50.2%
     35.8%37.9%48.2%
     3.9%2.2%2.0%
 60.3%59.8%49.8%
     38.6%43.3%33.1%
     13.2%11.0%10.9%
     8.5%5.6%5.8%
 space5
 2.322.462.63
 31,14449,679118,825,921
 17,74828,05878,298,703
     21.4%25.0%31.1%
     35.9%41.2%42.3%
 13,39621,62140,527,218
     28.2%22.1%16.3%
     14.5%11.7%10.3%

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Reviews for Lake Charles    29 Reviews
Very sordid and corrupt city - 9/2/2019
I had no idea that the people in Lake Charles were so bad. We agree- There is something really sick and malevolent about this city that I can definitely agree with all... Read More

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A city of scumbags, lowlives and thieves - 8/6/2019
This city really sucks. I don't like Lake Charlesians, they are all scumbags. Don't buy into the hype that revolves around it. It is a very boring and corrupt city, and... Read More
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too dangerous and uncivil - 6/16/2019
this city is a very dangerous place to work and live. i've lived here for most of my life and it is definitely not the city it used to be when I left it in 1991. i've... Read More
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Reviews for Lafayette    35 Reviews
Hottest neighborhoods in Laf. right now? - 2/20/2016
What are the hottest neighborhoods to buy/live in right now? I'm from out of... Read More

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Great Culture, Great Food - 11/7/2014
Best food in the world, very friendly. Lots of festivals. It is small town when it comes to concerts and things to do. For entertainment everyone usually goes to... Read More

convenience store - 5/2/2014
located at 2727 W Pinhook Rd. Lafayette, LA... Read More

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ZIPS IN LAKE CHARLES, LOUISIANA
70605 70601 70607 70615
ZIPS IN LAFAYETTE, LOUISIANA
70506 70508 70501 70503 70507

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