Lafayette, Indiana 

16 Reviews | Review This Place | Photos and Maps

People in Lafayette, Indiana

The population in Lafayette is 72,174. There are 2,457 people per square mile aka population density. The median age in Lafayette is 31.6, the US median age is 37.4. The number of people per household in Lafayette is 2.3, the US average of people per household is 2.6.

Family in Lafayette
- 45.0% are married
- 14.2% are divorced
- 28.0% are married with children
- 23.1% have children, but are single
Race in Lafayette

- 75.8% are white
- 7.7% are black
- 2.2% are asian
- 0.1% are native american
- 0.1% claim Other
- 12.6% claim Hispanic Ethnicity

ESTIMATED TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE

  PEOPLELafayette, IndianaUnited States
  72,174321,004,407
  66,148308,745,538
  56,397285,036,114
  43,764251,960,433
  64.92%27.40%
  27.97%12.62%
  2,45791
  293,531,905
  0264,837
  32.437.8
  51.12%50.77%
  48.88%49.23%
  RACE
  75.58%61.46%
  8.43%12.29%
  1.62%5.29%
  0.13%0.65%
  0.00%0.16%
  0.000890.00223
  1.95%2.32%
  12.20%17.60%
  FAMILY
  31,230118,825,921
  16,98778,298,703
  14,24340,527,218
  2.272.63
  42.40%50.21%
  57.60%49.80%
  40.82%48.18%
  1.59%2.02%
  36.96%33.11%
  5.15%5.83%
  15.49%10.85%
  26.71%31.13%
  38.33%42.26%
  23.65%16.35%
  11.32%10.27%
PEOPLE STATS MAP
  • Population
Select Map Options
  • Population
  • Population Density
  • Median Age
  • Percent Female
  • Pop Change
  • Reset Map

  • View More Data >
    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

    Start Your Review of Lafayette


    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


    View More Data >

    COMPARE COST OF LIVING
    Compare Lafayette, Indiana to any other place in the USA.

    MAPS OF LAFAYETTE, INDIANA
    Check out the latest Maps in a variety of categories including cost of living, population, and commute time.Lafayette,Indiana Map
    ZIP CODES IN LAFAYETTE, INDIANA
    47901

    NEW LISTINGS IN LAFAYETTE
    $455,000
    4783 Saintsbury Ct
    Bed 4 | Bath 5

    $334,900
    5825 State Road 28 Rd
    Bed 4 | Bath 3

    $429,900
    600 Shady Creek Dr
    Bed 4 | Bath 3

    $144,000
    4868 SR 26 E
    Bed 3 | Bath 1

    $849,000
    632 Wexford Dr
    Bed 3 | Bath 4

    $129,900
    1604 Underwood St
    Bed 4 | Bath 3

    $399,900
    1320 Castle Dr
    Bed 4 | Bath 4


    PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION

    Includes Cost of Living compares for child care, utilities, transportation, health, taxes, housing for home owners vs renters, weather, insurance premiums and so much more.

    Try Now

    Join BestPlaces