The unemployment rate in Lafayette (zip 70506) is 4.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lafayette (zip 70506) jobs have increased by 0.3%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lafayette (zip 70506)'s cost of living is 13.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
April, October and November are the most pleasant months in the 70506 zip code, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Lafayette parish voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Lafayette (zip 70506)'s population is 42,132 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 2.4%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 22.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Lafayette (zip 70506) is $142,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -2.1%. Check out the homes in the area
Lafayette (zip 70506) public schools spend $10,343 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.6 students per teacher in Lafayette (zip 70506). More Education