Lafayette County, Missouri Population 2022

Lafayette County, Missouri's estimated population is 32,904 with a growth rate of -0.12% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lafayette County, Missouri is the 35th largest county in Missouri. The 2010 Population was 33,381 and has seen a growth of -1.43% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
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Lafayette County, Missouri Population Growth

Population by Race

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Lafayette County, Missouri Population by Race

Lafayette County, Missouri Population Pyramid 2022

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Lafayette County, Missouri Median Age

42.4


Total

39.9


Male

44.6


Female

Lafayette County, Missouri Adults

There are 25,256 adults, (6,098 of whom are seniors) in Lafayette County, Missouri.

Lafayette County, Missouri Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

31.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Lafayette County, Missouri Sex Ratio

Female

16,149

49.39%

Male

16,548

50.61%

Lafayette County, Missouri Population by Age

Lafayette County, Missouri Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lafayette County, Missouri Household Types

70.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lafayette County, Missouri Households and Families

3

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

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Lafayette County, Missouri Households by Type

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Lafayette County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lafayette County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 51.47%.

Lafayette County, Missouri Educational Attainment by Race

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$37,322

Average Earnings

$43,104

Average Male

$32,337

Average Female

Lafayette County, Missouri Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lafayette County, Missouri Language by Age

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Lafayette County, Missouri Language

97.76% of Lafayette County, Missouri residents speak only English, while 2.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.07% of the population.

Lafayette County, Missouri Language

Lafayette County, Missouri Poverty by Race

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11.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.06%

Male Poverty Rate

12.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lafayette County, Missouri

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lafayette County, Missouri is Native, with 47.46% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lafayette County, Missouri is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.03%.

Lafayette County, Missouri Poverty

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Lafayette County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Education

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Lafayette County, Missouri Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lafayette County, Missouri Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Lafayette County, Missouri Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.3%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Lafayette County, Missouri Married by Age and Sex

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Lafayette County, Missouri Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Lafayette County, Missouri Marital Status by Race

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Lafayette County, Missouri Marital Status

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2,068

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Lafayette County, Missouri Veterans by War

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Lafayette County, Missouri Veterans by Age

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Lafayette County, Missouri Veterans by Race

Lafayette County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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6.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lafayette County, Missouri Veterans by Education

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61.3%

Labor Force Participation

59.4%

Employment Rate

2.9%

Unemployment Rate

Lafayette County, Missouri Employment by Age

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Lafayette County, Missouri Employment by Race

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Lafayette County, Missouri 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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78.29%

Born in Lafayette County, Missouri

98.44%

Native Born

1.56%

Foreign Born

0.51%

Non Citizen

1.05%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.44% of Lafayette County, Missouri residents were born in the United States, with 78.29% having been born in Missouri. 0.51% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lafayette County, Missouri Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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