The Lafayette Census Designated Place had a population of 459 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Lafayette is located at latitude 37.2362 and longitude -80.2114 in Montgomery County. The formal boundaries for the Lafayette Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 0.64 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Montgomery County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,201 feet.
The Lafayette Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2584863) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Lafayette: La Fayette.
|Total Population||459 (100%)|
|Population in Households||459 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||357 (77.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$44,636|
|Average Household Income||$62,832|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||13%|
|Per Capita Income||$25,145|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||215 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||157 (73.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||41 (19.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||17 ( 7.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$135,000|
|Average Home Value||$332,075|
|Housing Affordability Index3||211|
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.67%|
|Per Capita Income||2.76%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.38%|
The table below compares Lafayette to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 455||23rd|
|Population Density||# 304||49th|
|Median Household Income||# 411||31st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 463||78th|
|Per Capita Income||# 384||35th|
|Diversity Index||# 414||30th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.