Lafayette County Population 2017

Lafayette County's estimated population is 53,796 with a growth rate of 1.48% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lafayette County is the 14th largest county in Mississippi.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201653,7967821.48%
201553,0148601.65%
201452,1545211.01%
201351,6331,2662.51%
201250,3671,9514.03%
201148,4168531.79%
201047,56315,73749.45%
199031,8267962.57%
198031,0306,84928.32%
197024,1812,82613.23%
196021,355-1,443-6.33%
195022,7981,5417.25%
194021,2571,2796.40%
193019,9787353.82%
192019,243-2,640-12.06%
191021,883-227-1.03%
190022,1101,5577.58%
189020,553-1,118-5.16%
188021,6712,86915.26%
187018,8022,67716.60%
186016,1252,05614.61%
185014,0697,538115.42%
18406,5310.00%

Lafayette County Population Growth

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Lafayette County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White38,44471.46%
Black or African American12,56923.36%
Asian1,1472.13%
Two or More Races6091.13%
American Indian and Alaska Native1950.36%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander500.09%

Lafayette County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Lafayette County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Oxford1901923290427122.46%
Abbeville417430133.12%
Taylor3223725015.53%
Toccopola24625593.66%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990