La Fayette is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 2,932, it is the 141st largest city in Alabama and the 6315th largest city in the United States. La Fayette is currently declining at a rate of -0.03% annually and its population has decreased by -2.36% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,003 in 2010. La Fayette reached it's highest population of 3,647 in 1980. Spanning over 9 miles, La Fayette has a population density of 331 people per square mile.
The average household income in La Fayette is $44,639 with a poverty rate of 20.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $568 per month, and the median house value is $81,900. The median age in La Fayette is 42.5 years, 42.8 years for males, and 42.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 80.1 males.