City At A Glance

Acadian Village in Lafayette, LA

Quick Facts:

Population: 124,708
Median Household Income: $45,132
Average Work Commute: 16 Minutes
Median Home Price: $152,500

About Lafayette, LA

Lafayette, LA is a city that celebrates its roots. Considered the center of Cajun culture, everything from the award-winning food to festivals harken back to the 1800s on the bayou. Lafayette is one of Livability's Top 10 Spring Break Destinations for Families, an economic and health-care center in the state, as well as the Cleanest City from the Louisiana Garden Club.