Lafayette, TN
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Lafayette, Tennessee Info Snack

Population
5,239
Unemployment
4.5%
Poverty
24.2%
Median Home
$115,800
Median Income
$33,133
Median Rent
$700

Lafayette SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
5
Diversity
5
Safety
6
Amenities
7
Education
3
Commute
4

Lafayette, TN Crime Report

140
Total Crimes
2,579.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
9.94%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Lafayette
/ 100k People
Tennessee
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 140 2,579.2 3,165.5 2,346.0
Violent Crime 12 221.1 672.7 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 9.6 6.5
Robbery 3 55.3 81.0 73.9
Aggravated Assault 7 129.0 543.2 279.7
Property Crime 128 2,358.1 2,492.8 1,958.2
Burglary 31 571.1 384.5 314.2
Larceny 85 1,566.0 1,802.0 1,398.0
Car Theft 12 221.1 306.4 246.0

Lafayette, TN Cost Of Living

86
Lafayette's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Lafayette Tennessee National Average
Overall 86 89 100
Services 99 94 100
Groceries 86 91 100
Health 87 91 100
Housing 58 81 100
Transportation 99 86 100
Utilities 104 92 100

Rankings for Lafayette in Tennessee

Map Of Lafayette, TN

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Population over time in Lafayette

Year Population % Change
2020 5,239 3.6%
2019 5,055 1.4%
2018 4,985 1.5%
2017 4,909 1.9%
2016 4,819 1.9%
2015 4,731 1.9%
2014 4,641 2.6%
2013 4,522 2.2%
2012 4,426 1.0%
2011 4,383 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lafayette

White
91.8% (4,809)
African American
0.9% (46)
American Indian
0.3% (16)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.1% (60)
Hispanic
5.9% (308)
Race Lafayette TN USA
White 91.8% 73.4% 60.1%
African American 0.9% 16.5% 12.2%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 0.0% 1.8% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.1% 2.3% 2.8%
Hispanic 5.9% 5.6% 18.2%

Gender in Lafayette

Female
52.6% (2,757)
Male
47.4% (2,482)
Gender Lafayette TN USA
Female 52.6% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 47.4% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lafayette for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (419)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (628)
High School / GED
46.0% (2,409)
Some College
17.0% (890)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (681)
Bachelor's Degree
2.0% (104)
Master's Degree
1.0% (52)
Professional Degree
1.0% (52)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Lafayette TN USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 46.0% 32.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 2.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 1.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Lafayette, Tennessee

Less than $10,000
4.5% (23,483)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.7% (45,756)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.0% (88,849)
$25,000 to $34,999
27.4% (143,806)
$35,000 to $49,999
20.5% (107,249)
$50,000 to $74,999
3.6% (18,641)
$75,000 to $99,999
5.7% (30,020)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.8% (30,262)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.5% (29,051)
$200,000 or more
1.3% (6,778)
Income Lafayette TN USA
Less than $10,000 4.5% 6.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.7% 4.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.0% 10.0% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 27.4% 10.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 20.5% 13.9% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 3.6% 18.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 5.7% 12.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.8% 13.3% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.5% 4.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.3% 5.1% 8.3%

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