CO

National Population : 333,590,059
Colorado State Population : 5,605,608

About Lafayette, CO

Lafayette, CO is located in Boulder County in the state of Colorado.

The total City Population for Lafayette is about 33,296 with about 1,257 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 99,645.

The Average Home Value is $394,700.00, which is roughly 33% higher than the Average Home Value of $264,378.00 for the state of Colorado, and roughly 52% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $79,595.00, which is roughly 23% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $61,414.00 for the state of Colorado, and roughly 28% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Lafayette is about 3.9%.

Colorado is ranked #9 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 71.88 out of 100.

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Voting

Boulder County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 73.29% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 77.19%
Republican: 20.62%
Libertarian: 1.23%
Other: 0.62%
Green: 0.34%


Nearby Locations

Superior, CO (3.76 mi.)
Louisville, CO (3.76 mi.)
Thornton, CO (4.62 mi.)
Westminster, CO (4.70 mi.)
Broomfield, CO (4.70 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 80026
Latitude : 40.022629
Longitude : -105.105358
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 5190 ft.
Area Code(s) : 303

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.54
Male Population Estimate : 38.88%
Female Population Estimate : 40.35%
Median Age : 38.4
Male Median Age : 36.8
Female Median Age : 39.6

White Population Estimate : 70.61%
Black Population Estimate : 1.33%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 13.66%
Asian Population Estimate : 3.85%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.14%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.40%
Other Population Estimate : 4.59%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Lafayette specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Boulder County: About 1 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Boulder County: About 242 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Boulder County is about 64% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 16% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.