What you need to know about Lafayette, CO

Lafayette is located in Boulder County, Colorado. The population is 78% White, 0% Black, 5% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 3% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 13% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $71,038 and the median home value is $271,200. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Lafayette, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Lafayette has a Walk Score ® of 37.

Population

25,812
Up by 2.75%
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Housing

Homes Owned 72.18%
72.18% Complete
Homes Rented 27.82%
27.82% Complete

Real Estate

In Lafayette, Colorado


Ready to move to Lafayette? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Lafayette.

Median Home Price

$271,200
Higher than the state average

Schools

In Lafayette, Colorado


The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Lafayette rates.

Median Household Income

$71,038
Higher than the national average

Business

In Lafayette, Colorado


Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Lafayette.

Residents

Most residents are
5-17 Years old

Health

In Lafayette, Colorado


Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Lafayette.

Education

Bachelor’s Degree 56%
56% Complete
Graduated High School 95%
95% Complete

Lafayette, CO's Livability Rankings

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