LaFayette, Kentucky Population 2020

150
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LaFayette is a city located in Kentucky. With a 2020 population of 150, it is the 391st largest city in Kentucky and the 17472nd largest city in the United States. LaFayette is currently declining at a rate of -3.85% annually and its population has decreased by -9.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 165 in 2010. LaFayette reached it's highest population of 177 in 2012. Spanning over 0 miles, LaFayette has a population density of 582 people per square mile.

The average household income in LaFayette is $38,517 with a poverty rate of 28.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $719 per month, and the median house value is $75,000. The median age in LaFayette is 34.2 years, 30.8 years for males, and 34.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 133.8 males.

LaFayette Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of LaFayette was:

  • White: 93.33%
  • Black or African American: 3.89%
  • Two or more races: 2.22%
  • Other race: 0.56%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of LaFayette, Kentucky is 150, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 162.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 165.

LaFayette, Kentucky Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White16893.33%
Black or African American73.89%
Two or More Races42.22%
Some Other Race10.56%
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LaFayette Population Pyramid 2020

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LaFayette Median Age

34.2


Total

30.8


Male

34.7


Female

LaFayette Adults

There are 142 adults, (26 of whom are seniors) in LaFayette.

LaFayette Age Dependency

55.2

Age Dependency Ratio

22.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Child Dependency Ratio

LaFayette Sex Ratio

Female

77

42.78%

Male

103

57.22%

LaFayette Households and Families

LaFayette Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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LaFayette Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.9%26.1%
All54.3%45.7%
Non Family50.8%49.2%
Female30%70%
Male0%0%

54.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All921.9654.3
Non Family591.2450.8
Married23373.9
Female103.830
Male00

3.24

Average Family Size

1.96

Average Household Size

12%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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LaFayette Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade129.84%
9th to 12th Grade108.20%
High School Graduate4738.52%
Some College3931.97%
Associates Degree32.46%
Bachelors Degree64.92%
Graduate Degree54.10%
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LaFayette Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White1079011
Black72
Hispanic55
Multiple Races33
Other Race11

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 10.28%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,444$39,375$12,188
Less Than High School$30,625$30,625$
High School Grad$$$
Some College$38,750$39,792$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$29,444

Average Earnings

$39,375

Average Male

$12,188

Average Female

LaFayette Language

LaFayette Language by Age

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LaFayette Language

95.54% of LaFayette residents speak only English, while 4.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 2.55% of the population.

LaFayette Poverty

LaFayette Poverty by Race

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28.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.18%

Male Poverty Rate

29.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in LaFayette

The race most likely to be in poverty in LaFayette is White, with 31.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in LaFayette is White, with 31.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.33%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.74%.

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Name Poverty
High School34.04%
Some College9.52%
Less Than High School9.09%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed21.05%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

LaFayette Income

LaFayette Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$21,250$38,517
Families-$46,336
Married Families$58,750-
Non Families$18,542$34,146
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LaFayette Marital Status

LaFayette Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

37.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.0%

Male Marriage Rate

37.3%

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 45-54.

LaFayette Marital Status by Race

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LaFayette Veterans

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16

Number of Veterans

14

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War6
First Gulf War4
Korea2
Vietnam2
World War II
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Age Group Veterans
35 to 546
18 to 344
75+2
65 to 742
55 to 642
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Name Veterans % of Total
White1511.90%
Hispanic5100.00%
Other1100.00%

LaFayette Veterans by Education

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18.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

LaFayette Employment Status

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63.4%

Labor Force Participation

57.7%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

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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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37.78%

Born in Kentucky

98.89%

Native Born

1.11%

Foreign Born

1.11%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.89% of LaFayette residents were born in the United States, with 37.78% having been born in Kentucky. 1.11% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020150-6-3.85%
2019156-6-3.70%
201816210.62%
2017161-6-3.59%
2016167-1-0.60%
2015168-1-0.59%
2014169-4-2.31%
2013173-4-2.26%
201217752.91%
2011172-2-1.15%
20101740.00%