LaFayette, Kentucky Population 2022

179
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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.

LaFayette Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of LaFayettewas:

  • White: 91.67%
  • Black or African American: 5.95%
  • Two or more races: 2.38%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of LaFayette, Kentucky is 179 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 177.

LaFayette, Kentucky Population 2022

Population by Race

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LaFayette Population by Race

LaFayette Population Pyramid 2022

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LaFayette Median Age

54.3


Total

53.8


Male

54.3


Female

LaFayette Adults

There are 144 adults, (19 of whom are seniors) in LaFayette.

LaFayette Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

15.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

19.2

Child Dependency Ratio

LaFayette Sex Ratio

Female

95

56.55%

Male

73

43.45%

LaFayette Population by Age

LaFayette Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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LaFayette Household Types

71.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

LaFayette Households and Families

2.69

Average Family Size

1.75

Average Household Size

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LaFayette Households by Type

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LaFayette Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

LaFayette Educational Attainment by Race

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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%.

LaFayette Educational Attainment by Race

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$23,125

Average Earnings

$39,444

Average Male

$20,926

Average Female

LaFayette Earnings by Educational Attainment

LaFayette Language by Age

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LaFayette Language

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.

LaFayette Language

LaFayette Poverty by Race

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14.88%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.29%

Male Poverty Rate

8.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in LaFayette

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%.

LaFayette Poverty

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LaFayette Poverty Rate by Education

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LaFayette Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

LaFayette Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

LaFayette Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.0%

Male Marriage Rate

34.5%

Female Marriage Rate

LaFayette Married by Age and Sex

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LaFayette Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

LaFayette Marital Status by Race

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LaFayette Marital Status

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15

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

LaFayette Veterans by War

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LaFayette Veterans by Age

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LaFayette Veterans by Race

LaFayette Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

13.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

LaFayette Veterans by Education

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72.6%

Labor Force Participation

70.5%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

LaFayette Employment by Age

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LaFayette Employment by Race

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LaFayette Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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48.21%

Born in LaFayette

99.40%

Native Born

0.60%

Foreign Born

0.60%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

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.

LaFayette Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

LaFayette Population by Year