Lafayette, Minnesota Population 2020

498

Lafayette is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 498, it is the 495th largest city in Minnesota and the 13324th largest city in the United States. Lafayette is currently growing at a rate of 0.40% annually but its population has decreased by -1.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 504 in 2010. Lafayette reached it's highest population of 504 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Lafayette has a population density of 396 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lafayette is $67,353 with a poverty rate of 4.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $636 per month, and the median house value is $92,200. The median age in Lafayette is 35.6 years, 44.7 years for males, and 28.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 81.5 males.

Lafayette Demographics

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

  • White: 95.99%
  • Two or more races: 4.01%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Lafayette, Minnesota is 498, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 494.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 504.

Lafayette, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White47995.99%
Two or More Races204.01%

Lafayette Population Pyramid 2020

Lafayette Median Age

35.6


Total

44.7


Male

28.7


Female

Lafayette Adults

There are 369 adults, (51 of whom are seniors) in Lafayette.

Lafayette Age Dependency

56.9

Age Dependency Ratio

16

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Lafayette Sex Ratio

Female

275

55.11%

Male

224

44.89%

Lafayette Households and Families

Lafayette Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lafayette Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married95.1%4.9%
All82.3%17.7%
Non Family64.2%35.8%
Female46.7%53.3%

82.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2092.3982.3
Married1022.7995.1
Non Family671.2264.2
Male252.64100
Female154.446.7

2.76

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

16.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lafayette Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade51.55%
9th to 12th Grade154.66%
High School Graduate13240.99%
Some College8024.84%
Associates Degree4213.04%
Bachelors Degree4112.73%
Graduate Degree72.17%

Lafayette Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White31029348
Multiple Races129

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.52%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 15.48%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,177$49,821$27,656
Less Than High School$$36,250$6,875
High School Grad$37,171$55,250$25,625
Some College$38,750$46,875$29,250
Bachelors Degree$38,750$60,625$36,000
Graduate Degree$33,750$$

$37,177

Average Earnings

$49,821

Average Male

$27,656

Average Female

Lafayette Language

Lafayette Language by Age

Lafayette Language

98.49% of Lafayette residents speak only English, while 1.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.51% of the population.

Lafayette Poverty

Lafayette Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White479183.76%
Multiple20315.00%

4.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.45%

Male Poverty Rate

7.27%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lafayette

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lafayette is Multiple, with 15.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lafayette is White, with 3.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.16%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.00%
Some College1.64%
High School0.76%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.50%
Female Employed10.69%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Lafayette Income

Lafayette Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,844$67,353
Families$71,667$75,623
Married Families$79,167-
Non Families$37,031$42,610

Lafayette Marital Status

Lafayette Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.1%

Male Marriage Rate

50.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Lafayette Married by Age and Sex

Lafayette Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Lafayette Marital Status by Race

Lafayette Veterans

29

Number of Veterans

29

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam11
Second Gulf War4
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
55 to 6412
35 to 547
75+4
65 to 744
18 to 342

$Lafayette Veterans by Education

3.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lafayette Employment Status

87.4%

Labor Force Participation

84.5%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Lafayette Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

88.78%

Born in Minnesota

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Lafayette residents were born in the United States, with 88.78% having been born in Minnesota. 0.00% 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
202049820.40%
201949620.40%
20184940.00%
201749420.41%
2016492-3-0.61%
20154950.00%
2014495-1-0.20%
2013496-4-0.80%
2012500-2-0.40%
2011502-2-0.40%
20105040.00%