The unemployment rate in Lafayette County is 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Lafayette County jobs have decreased by 1.0%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lafayette County's cost of living is 16.1% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
October, April and November are the most pleasant months in Lafayette County, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, Lafayette county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 85.4% to 13.9%. More Voting Stats
Lafayette County's population is 8,343 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 2.1%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 27.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Lafayette County is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 18.4%.
Lafayette County public schools spend $8,732 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18 students per teacher in Lafayette County. More Education