La Fayette is a city located in Stark County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 148, it is the 1227th largest city in Illinois and the 25404th largest city in the United States. La Fayette is currently declining at a rate of -3.90% annually and its population has decreased by -7.50% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 160 in 2020. Spanning over 0 miles, La Fayette has a population density of 784 people per square mile.
The average household income in La Fayette is $43,880 with a poverty rate of 15.48%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $475 per month, and the median house value is $44,800. The median age in La Fayette is 37.3 years, 45.7 years for males, and 34.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of La Fayettewas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.87%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 5.98%.
100.00% of La Fayette residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in La Fayette is White, with 16.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in La Fayette is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.25%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in La Fayette
100.00% of La Fayette residents were born in the United States, with 92.90% having been born in Illinois. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.