Lafayette La Population 2017

Lafayette La's estimated population is 127,626 according to the most recent United States census.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2016127,6264160.33%
2015127,2101,0620.84%
2014126,1481,3771.10%
2013124,7711,3991.13%
2012123,3721,1200.92%
2011122,2521,6291.35%
2010120,62310,3669.40%
2000110,25715,81716.75%
199094,44013,85617.19%
198080,58411,67616.94%
197068,90828,50870.56%
196040,4006,85920.45%
195033,54114,33174.60%
194019,2104,57531.26%
193014,6356,78086.31%
19207,8551,46322.89%
19106,3923,07892.88%
19003,314-10,876-76.65%
185014,19010,983342.47%
18403,2070.00%

Lafayette La Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White80,38162.98%
Black or African American38,75030.36%
Asian2,3681.86%
Two or More Races2,3321.83%
Some Other Race8080.63%
American Indian and Alaska Native3400.27%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30.00%

Population Pyramid

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Lafayette La Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.1
Houses Without Mortgage
11,518
Houses With Mortgage
15,896
Vacancy Rate
8.5
Median Rent
800
Median Home Value
173,900
Renter-Occupied Units
22,611
Owner-Occupied Units
27,414
Total Housing Units
54,677

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Lafayette La for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 3.9% and the labor force participation rate is 67.2%.

Lafayette La Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.6
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
5.8
Non Family Households
0
Female Householder (no husband) Families
7248
Male Householder (no wife) Families
2242
Married Couple Families
18662
Average Family Size
3.16
Average Household Size
2.41