Lafayette Information

Lafayette Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Lafayette, TN

General Lafayette Information

State: Tennessee

County: Macon County

Close cities: Pleasant Shade, TN, Bethpage, TN, Oakdale, TN, Hartsville, TN, Westmoreland, TN, Wartrace, TN, Red Boiling Springs, TN, Dixon Springs, TN

Lafayette Population (census data)
Total 4,333 (+9.2% since 2000)
Male 1,985 (45.8%)
Female 2,348 (54.2%)

Population Density: 991 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 79.9 (US Avg is 100)

Lafayette Elevation: 963 feet above sea level

Land Area: 4.37 square miles

Median Household Income: $29,557

Zip Codes: 37083.

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Lafayette Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.4%)
  • Hispanic (2.1%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
  • Other race (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (25.9%)
  • English (7.5%)
  • Irish (4.9%)
  • German (4.0%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.0%)
  • Scottish (1.5%)

Local Lafayette Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Cincinnati Reds, Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: Cincinnati Bengals, Tennessee Titans
NBA Basketball: Atlanta Hawks, Memphis Grizzlies
NHL Hockey: Nashville Predators
NCAA Sports: Tennessee Technological University, Middle Tennessee State University

Lafayette School Information

High Schools
Macon County High School (P. O. Box 338, Lafayette, TN, 37083 - Macon County School District District)
Macon County Junior High School (1003 Highway 42 By Pass East, Lafayette, TN, 37083 - Macon County School District District)
Middle Schools
Lafayette Middle School (401 Meador Drive, Lafayette, TN, 37083 - Macon County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Central Elementary School (905 Sycamore Street, Lafayette, TN, 37083 - Macon County School District District)
Fairlane Elementary School (305 Fairlane Drive, Lafayette, TN, 37083 - Macon County School District District)

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