|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of LaFayette is 174. LaFayette, Kentucky is the 16,911th largest city in the US.
The peak population of LaFayette was in 2000, when its population was 194. In 2000, LaFayette was the 17,017th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 16,911th largest city in the US. LaFayette is currently 10.3% smaller than it was in 2000.
LaFayette has shrunk 10.3% since the year 2000. LaFayette, Kentucky is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 70% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|16907||Fountain N' Lakes, Missouri||174||32.8%|
|16912||Lambs Grove, Iowa||174||-22.6%|
|16915||Peever, South Dakota||174||-16.7%|
The total voting age population of LaFayette, Kentucky, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 107. The voting age population is 56.1% male and 43.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.3% of the residents of LaFayette are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of LaFayette are 96.3% White, 2.2% Black and 1.5% Two or more races. Additionally, 2.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In LaFayette, 24.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 46.4%. On a per-household basis, 26.9% of families are below the poverty line in LaFayette.
Among those aged 16 and older, 60.7% of LaFayette residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.3% of LaFayette residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 11.6% have a bachelor's degree and 6.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among LaFayette residents aged 5 and older, 5.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in LaFayette is 3.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In LaFayette, 11.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in LaFayette is $32,500.
In LaFayette, 56.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 43.9% of housing units in LaFayette.
Of all the housing units in LaFayette, 29.1% of them were build before 1940.
In LaFayette, 2.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in LaFayette is $775.
In LaFayette, 75.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.