LaFayette is a city located in Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 179, it is the 469th largest city in Kentucky and the 24586th largest city in the United States. LaFayette is currently growing at a rate of 0.56% annually and its population has increased by 1.13% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 177 in 2020. Spanning over 0 miles, LaFayette has a population density of 694 people per square mile.
The average household income in LaFayette is $44,455 with a poverty rate of 14.88%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $850 per month, and the median house value is $84,500. The median age in LaFayette is 34.3 years, 42.3 years for males, and 30 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of LaFayettewas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 6.50%.
94.16% of LaFayette residents speak only English, while 5.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 3.25% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in LaFayette is White, with 16.67% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in LaFayette 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 15.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.21%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in LaFayette
99.40% of LaFayette residents were born in the United States, with 48.21% having been born in Kentucky. 0.60% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.