Latest Data (2015)
Population 45,550
Nationwide Rank 829

Quick Facts

West Lafayette, Indiana is the 829th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

West Lafayette, Indiana is a city.

West Lafayette, Indiana is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 West Lafayette had its largest population ever.

West Lafayette, Indiana is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 85% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

West Lafayette, Indiana Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
823 Everett, Massachusetts 20.2%
824 Binghamton, New York -2.6%
825 Elmhurst, Illinois 6.6%
826 Keller, Texas 63.5%
827 Biloxi, Mississippi -9.9%
828 Apex, North Carolina 114.6%
829 West Lafayette, Indiana 58.7%
830 Titusville, Florida 10.7%
831 Altoona, Pennsylvania -8.2%
832 Newark, California 6.2%
833 St. Cloud, Florida 106.2%
834 Dublin, Ohio 42.4%
835 Cleveland Heights, Ohio -11.2%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 45,550 829
2014 32,109 1,166
2013 30,875 1,193
2012 30,419 1,198
2011 29,985 1,206
2010 29,596 1,208
2009 31,530 1,119
2008 30,978 1,124
2007 30,381 1,136
2006 29,806 1,147
2005 28,823 1,170
2004 28,668 1,163
2003 28,801 1,141
2002 29,015 1,131
2001 28,520 1,132
2000 28,701 1,111
1990 26,266 1,067