Lafayette is located close to the center of Colorado. Lafayette is part of Boulder County. Lafayette has 9.46 square miles of land area and 0.14 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Lafayette population is 24,453, which has grown 5.41% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 16.92% and is lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Lafayette median household income is $67,560 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 19.84% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 14.50% and is about the same as the national average rate of 19.17%. Lafayette median house value is $253,900 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 31.08% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 42.02% and is much lower than the national average rate of 50.42%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Lafayette is much better than the state average in quality. The Lafayette area code is 303.
Lafayette, CO Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data