Lafayette SnackAbility

7.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
7

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Lafayette, Colorado Info Snack

The City of Lafayette /lfjt/ is a Home Rule Municipality located in Boulder County, Colorado, United States. The city population was 24,453 at the 2010 United States Census.
Population
27,440
Unemployment
4.0%
Poverty
8.3%
Median Home
$343,000
Median Income
$76,059
Median Rent
$1,283

Rankings for Lafayette in Colorado

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Map Of Lafayette, CO

Population over time in Lafayette

Year Population % Change
2017 27,440 1.4%
2016 27,053 2.4%
2015 26,430 2.4%
2014 25,812 2.3%
2013 25,238 2.0%
2012 24,753 1.5%
2011 24,398 0.9%
2010 24,187 -

Crime in Lafayette Per 100k

Crime Lafayette CO USA
Violent Crime 228.1 368.1 382.9
Murder 0.0 3.9 5.3
Robbery 24.2 68.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 120.9 226.9 248.9
Property Crime 2456.9 2701.6 2362.0
Burglary 224.6 406.9 430.4
Larceny 2097.5 1904.9 1694.0
Car Theft 134.8 389.9 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Lafayette

White
76.1% (20,885)
African American
0.5% (144)
American Indian
0.1% (22)
Asian
4.3% (1,172)
Hawaiian
0.1% (18)
Other
0.4% (111)
Two Or More
3.1% (853)
Hispanic
15.4% (4,235)
Race Lafayette CO USA
White 76.1% 68.6% 61.5%
African American 0.5% 3.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 4.3% 3.0% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.1% 2.4% 2.3%
Hispanic 15.4% 21.3% 17.6%

Household Income For Lafayette, Colorado

Less than $10,000
4.0% (109,760)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.3% (63,111)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.8% (186,592)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.2% (170,128)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.6% (345,744)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.1% (469,224)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.8% (406,112)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.0% (439,040)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.9% (271,656)
$200,000 or more
10.2% (279,888)
Income Lafayette CO USA
Less than $10,000 4.0% 5.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.3% 3.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.8% 8.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.2% 8.6% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.6% 12.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.1% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.8% 13.5% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.0% 16.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.9% 7.0% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 10.2% 7.1% 6.3%

Gender in Lafayette

Female
51.1% (14,029)
Male
48.9% (13,410)
Gender Lafayette CO USA
Female 51.1% 49.8% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 50.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lafayette for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.7% (476)
9-12th Grade
3.3% (909)
High School / GED
14.4% (3,962)
Some College
15.7% (4,311)
Associate's Degree
8.9% (2,435)
Bachelor's Degree
33.7% (9,239)
Master's Degree
15.7% (4,298)
Professional Degree
2.3% (627)
Doctorate Degree
4.3% (1,179)
Education Lafayette CO USA
< 9th Grade 1.7% 3.6% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 3.3% 5.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 14.4% 21.6% 27.3%
Some College 15.7% 21.8% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 8.9% 8.4% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 33.7% 24.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 15.7% 10.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 2.3% 2.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.3% 1.7% 1.4%

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