Lafayette is a city located in California. With a 2020 population of 26,961, it is the 263rd largest city in California and the 1420th largest city in the United States. Lafayette is currently growing at a rate of 0.82% annually and its population has increased by 12.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 23,893 in 2010. Spanning over 15 miles, Lafayette has a population density of 1,792 people per square mile.
The average household income in Lafayette is $229,899 with a poverty rate of 4.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,019 per month, and the median house value is $1.30 Mn. The median age in Lafayette is 45.1 years, 45.5 years for males, and 44.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.4 males.