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Population in 2012: 7,076 (94% urban, 6% rural). Population change since 2000: +5.6%
 

Males: 3,400  (48.1%)
Females: 3,676  (51.9%)

Median resident age:  38.4 years
Georgia median age:  39.7 years

Zip codes: 30728.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $26,518 (it was $23,093 in 2000)
La Fayette:

$26,518
GA:

$47,209
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $15,931

La Fayette city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $77,642 (it was $59,000 in 2000)
La Fayette:

$77,642
GA:

$142,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $91,772; Detached houses: $93,574; Mobile homes: $39,630

Median gross rent in 2012: $593.

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  • White alone - 6,225 (87.4%)
  • Black alone - 527 (7.4%)
  • Hispanic - 147 (2.1%)
  • Two or more races - 121 (1.7%)
  • Asian alone - 63 (0.9%)
  • American Indian alone - 24 (0.3%)
  • Other race alone - 10 (0.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 4 (0.06%)

Races in La Fayette detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in La Fayette: 88.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (30.7%), English (14.9%), Irish (13.4%), German (5.5%), French (2.8%), Dutch (1.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 8.09 square miles.

Population density: 874 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in La Fayette:

  • High school or higher: 74.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.4%
  • Unemployed: 17.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in La Fayette city:

  • Never married: 28.1%
  • Now married: 41.2%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 12.7%
  • Divorced: 16.5%

43 residents are foreign born

This city:  0.6%
Georgia:  9.5%



According to our research of Georgia and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in La Fayette, Georgia as of August 28, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in La Fayette to the number of sex offenders is 7,076 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $818 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $570 (0.9%)

La Fayette satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chattanooga, TN (23.2 miles , pop. 155,554).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (82.8 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (510.0 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Kensington, GA (2.5 miles) , Rock Spring, GA (2.7 miles) , Villanow, GA (3.1 miles) , Chickamauga, GA (3.4 miles ), Trion, GA (3.4 miles ), Westside, GA (3.9 miles) , Chattanooga Valley, GA (3.9 miles ), Fairyland, GA (3.9 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 15 buildings, average cost: $64,000
  • 1998: 16 buildings, average cost: $64,200
  • 1999: 10 buildings, average cost: $64,700
  • 2000: 16 buildings, average cost: $74,500
  • 2001: 18 buildings, average cost: $84,400
  • 2002: 19 buildings, average cost: $62,000
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $60,600
  • 2004: 13 buildings, average cost: $89,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 34.71 N, Longitude: 85.28 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,862 (+26.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 997 (45.6%)

Area code: 706

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La Fayette, Georgia accommodation, waste management, health care - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.9%
Georgia:

9.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -547 (-7.5%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (26%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Retail trade (25%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Carpenters (5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (16%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (3%)

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Tornado activity:

La Fayette-area historical tornado activity is above Georgia state average. It is 157% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.7 miles away from the La Fayette city center killed 9 people and injured 67 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/19/1973, a category F4 tornado 26.3 miles away from the city center injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

La Fayette-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Georgia state average. It is 68% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 24.7 miles away from the city center
On 12/8/2001 at 01:08:21, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 54.7 miles away from La Fayette center
On 7/5/1995 at 14:16:44, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 75.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/19/1997 at 17:06:34, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 36.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/12/2005 at 06:27:30, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 5.1 mi) earthquake occurred 69.5 miles away from La Fayette center
On 3/21/2001 at 23:35:35, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 1.9 mi) earthquake occurred 13.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Walker County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricanes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers in La Fayette:

  • DCI LAFAYETTE (Dialysis Facility, 614 PATTERSON ROAD)
  • HERITAGE HEALTHCARE AT SHEPHERD HILLS (Nursing Home, 800 PATTERSON RD)
  • SHEPHERD HILLS HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, 800 PATTERSON RD)

Political contributions by individuals in La Fayette, GA

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to La Fayette:

  • Dalton State College (about 17 miles; Dalton, GA; Full-time enrollment: 3,413)
  • The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (about 24 miles; Chattanooga, TN; FT enrollment: 8,652)
  • Chattanooga State Community College (about 27 miles; Chattanooga, TN; FT enrollment: 4,410)
  • Southern Adventist University (about 27 miles; Collegedale, TN; FT enrollment: 2,273)
  • Georgia Northwestern Technical College (about 35 miles; Rome, GA; FT enrollment: 3,053)
  • Georgia Highlands College (about 38 miles; Rome, GA; FT enrollment: 3,194)
  • Lee University (about 40 miles; Cleveland, TN; FT enrollment: 3,586)

Public elementary/middle school in La Fayette:


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Notable locations in La Fayette: Walker County Emergency Services Stations 11 and 21 Linwood (A), Walker County Courthouse (B), LaFayette-Walker County Library (C), LaFayette Municipal Building (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: LaFayette Plaza Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in La Fayette include: LaFayette Church of Christ (A), Harmony Church (B), Friendship Church (C), First Church of God (D), First Baptist Church (E), Ridgeview Church (F), New Harvest Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: LaFayette Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Wilson Ponds (A), LaFayette City Reservoir (B), Lafayette Water Supply Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Arnold Branch (A), Stanfield Branch (B), Town Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in La Fayette: Lowell Green Recreation Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Executive Inn (1209 North Main Street).

Court: Henry F Bryant Jr Judge (103 South Duke).

 
Walker County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 34.8. This is about average.
City:

34.8
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 17.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.
City:

17.2
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.7
U.S.:

9.6


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 26.6%
(24.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 64.8% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 39.2% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.1%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.3%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in La Fayette, GA

People in group quarters in La Fayette in 2010:

  • 205 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 201 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 29 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in La Fayette in 2000:

  • 215 people in nursing homes
  • 134 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 9 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

La Fayette compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


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Banks with branches in La Fayette (2011 data):

  • Synovus Bank: Walker Branch at 201 West Patton Street, branch established on 1972/11/16. Info updated 2011/01/25: Bank assets: $26,863.3 mil, Deposits: $22,415.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 296 total offices, Holding Company: Synovus Financial Corp.
  • Gateway Bank & Trust: Lafayette Branch at 2329 N. Main St, branch established on 2007/06/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $253.1 mil, Deposits: $225.4 mil, headquarters in Ringgold, GA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Gateway Bancshares, Inc.
  • Northwest Georgia Bank: Wal-Mart Super Center #2988 Branch at 2625 N. Highway 27, branch established on 2000/10/11. Info updated 2010/09/20: Bank assets: $523.8 mil, Deposits: $427.4 mil, headquarters in Ringgold, GA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: N W Services Corporation
  • The Bank of La Fayette, Georgia: The Bank Of La Fayette, Georgia at 101 West Patton Street, branch established on 1899/07/18. Info updated 2006/06/15: Bank assets: $225.6 mil, Deposits: $191.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Lafayette Bankshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


La Fayette travel time to work - commute


La Fayette mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (49%)
  • Utility gas (46%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • No fuel used (2%)
  • Wood (1%)

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Religion statistics for La Fayette city (based on Walker County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 49.62%
Here49.6%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Churches of ChristChurch of the Nazarene
Adherents68.6%9.5%7.6%4.6%2.2%
Congregations41.2%14.3%10.1%10.1%4.2%
NamePresbyterian Church in AmericaAssemblies of God The Wesleyan ChurchChurch of God of ProphecyOther
Adherents1.5%1.2%1.1%0.9%2.7%
Congregations3.4%2.5%1.7%4.2%8.4%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 11
Walker County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Walker County:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 37
Walker County:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
Here:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.7%
Georgia:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Walker County:

28.4%
Georgia:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.0%
State:

14.6%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 6$16,591$33,1820$0
Other Government Administration 1$6,945$83,3400$0
Police Protection - Officers 18$62,245$41,4970$0
Police - Other 3$7,206$28,8240$0
Firefighters 4$12,990$38,9703$4,642
Streets and Highways 16$36,871$27,6530$0
Airports 0$0 4$4,655
Solid Waste Management 6$13,867$27,7340$0
Sewerage 9$25,352$33,8030$0
Parks and Recreation 23$47,629$24,8505$2,963
Water Supply 14$35,215$30,1840$0
Electric Power 9$31,362$41,8160$0
Gas Supply 9$25,405$33,8730$0
Other and Unallocable 14$37,173$31,8630$0
Totals for Government 132$358,851$32,62312$12,260

La Fayette government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $35,000 ($4.95)
    Regular Highways: $9,000 ($1.27)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $6,224,000 ($879.59)
    Gas Utilities: $4,023,000 ($568.54)
    Water Utilities: $1,553,000 ($219.47)
    Police Protection: $1,274,000 ($180.05)
    Sewerage: $1,036,000 ($146.41)
    General - Other: $874,000 ($123.52)
    Regular Highways: $834,000 ($117.86)
    Parks and Recreation: $763,000 ($107.83)
    Financial Administration: $555,000 ($78.43)
    Solid Waste Management: $495,000 ($69.95)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $289,000 ($40.84)
    Local Fire Protection: $256,000 ($36.18)
    Air Transportation: $216,000 ($30.53)
    Central Staff Services: $196,000 ($27.70)
    Libraries: $68,000 ($9.61)
    Housing and Community Development: $54,000 ($7.63)
    Health - Other: $43,000 ($6.08)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $39,000 ($5.51)
    Correctional Institutions: $5,000 ($0.71)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($0.28)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Correctional Institutions: $5,000 ($0.71)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $491,000 ($69.39)
    Regular Highways: $244,000 ($34.48)
    General - Other: $243,000 ($34.34)
    Water Utilities: $203,000 ($28.69)
    Sewerage: $135,000 ($19.08)
    Electric Utilities: $125,000 ($17.67)
    Police Protection: $49,000 ($6.92)
    Gas Utilities: $44,000 ($6.22)
    Financial Administration: $37,000 ($5.23)
    Local Fire Protection: $7,000 ($0.99)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($0.28)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,459,000 ($630.16)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $253,000 ($35.75)

La Fayette government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,244,000 ($175.81)
    All Other: $594,000 ($83.95)
    Solid Waste Management: $427,000 ($60.34)
    Air Transportation: $132,000 ($18.65)
    Parks and Recreation: $105,000 ($14.84)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $37,000 ($5.23)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $401,000 ($56.67)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $578,000 ($81.68)
    All Other: $474,000 ($66.99)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $528,000 ($74.62)
    General Revenue, NEC: $291,000 ($41.12)
    Fines and Forfeits: $97,000 ($13.71)
    Rents: $58,000 ($8.20)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $7,238,000 ($1022.89)
    Gas Utilities: $3,837,000 ($542.26)
    Water Utilities: $1,866,000 ($263.71)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $101,000 ($14.27)
    Highways: $97,000 ($13.71)
  • Tax - Property: $415,000 ($58.65)
    Other Selective Sales: $368,000 ($52.01)
    Public Utilities Sales: $227,000 ($32.08)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $112,000 ($15.83)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $104,000 ($14.70)
    Other License: $29,000 ($4.10)

La Fayette government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,762,000 ($955.62)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,231,000 ($880.58)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $531,000 ($75.04)

La Fayette government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,193,000 ($733.89)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $905,000 ($127.90)

7.83% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,930 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.83%
Georgia average:

10.98%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($87 average AGI)
Walker County:

0.05%
Georgia average:

0.39%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Hamilton County, TN  2.10% ($35,805 average AGI)
from Catoosa County, GA  2.03% ($29,956)
from Whitfield County, GA  0.36% ($34,240)


7.07% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,247 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.07%
Georgia average:

9.55%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Catoosa County, GA  1.92% ($29,010 average AGI)
to Hamilton County, TN  1.79% ($36,450)
to Chattooga County, GA  0.37% ($25,090)

Strongest AM radio stations in La Fayette:

  • WQCH (1590 AM; 5 kW; LAFAYETTE, GA; Owner: RADIX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WTTI (1530 AM; daytime; 10 kW; DALTON, GA; Owner: PYE WILSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQRX (870 AM; daytime; 10 kW; VALLEY HEAD, AL; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY)
  • WGTA (950 AM; 5 kW; SUMMERVILLE, GA; Owner: AZTECA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WZQZ (1180 AM; daytime; 5 kW; TRION, GA; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in La Fayette:

  • WBDX (102.7 FM; TRENTON, GA; Owner: PARTNERS FOR CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WMBW (88.9 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • W257AZ (99.3 FM; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WATG (95.7 FM; TRION, GA; Owner: TTA BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WUSY (100.7 FM; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W234AG (94.7 FM; CHATSWORTH, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WAWL-FM (91.5 FM; RED BANK, TN; Owner: CHATTANOOGA STATE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WDEF-FM (92.3 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: JACKSON TELECASTERS, INC.)
  • WQMT (98.9 FM; CHATSWORTH, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSGC-FM (101.9 FM; RINGGOLD, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W284AE (104.7 FM; ORCHARD HILLS, GA; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WDOD-FM (96.5 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: WDOD OF CHATTANOOGA, INC.)
  • WSKZ (106.5 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLOV-FM1 (97.3 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRXR-FM (105.5 FM; ROSSVILLE, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W260AJ (99.9 FM; RINGGOLD, GA; Owner: WCCV)
  • WKXJ (98.1 FM; SIGNAL MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W241AF (96.1 FM; ROSSVILLE, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WOGT (107.9 FM; EAST RIDGE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMPZ (93.7 FM; RINGGOLD, GA; Owner: J.L. BREWER BROADCASTING, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around La Fayette:

  • W35AA (Channel 35; La FAYETTE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WFLI-TV (Channel 53; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CHATTANOOGA MEDIA HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WLFW-LP (Channel 41; LAFAYETTE, GA; Owner: NORTH GEORGIA TELEVISION)
  • WELF (Channel 23; DALTON, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W66CG (Channel 66; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WDEF-TV (Channel 12; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSUT-LP (Channel 21; SUMMERVILLE/TRION, GA; Owner: NORTH GEORGIA TELEVISION/NGTV)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

La Fayette, Georgia:
  • Fatal accident count: 27
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 37
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 8
  • Fatalities: 32
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 48
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 4
Georgia average:
  • Fatal accident count: 95
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 147
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 26
  • Fatalities: 103
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 246
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 13

See more detailed statistics of La Fayette fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 12
Total length: 20 meters (66ft)
Total costs: $336,000
Total average daily traffic: 45,780
Total average daily truck traffic: 155
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 68,670

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1920-1929: 2
  • 1930-1939: 1
  • 1940-1949: 1
  • 1950-1959: 1
  • 1960-1969: 1
  • 1970-1979: 3
  • 1980-1989: 1
  • 1990-1999: 2
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for La Fayette, GA


FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 7304 E Hwy 136 (Lat: 34.686500 Lon: -85.194806), Type: Mast, Structure height: 83.8 m, Overall height: 88.4 m, Call Sign: KNKA289
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/22/2004, Expiration Date: 10/01/2014
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • 801 Warthen St (Lat: 34.715833 Lon: -85.268333), Type: 119.4, Overall height: 117.6 m
    Registrant: 7066383276, , 801 WARTHEN ST

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

36 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in La Fayette)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

21 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in La Fayette)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED15$82,97718$64,10169$110,0735$31,17243$99,2571$34,980
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$106,4700$03$74,3631$8,5200$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$80,6209$49,09925$102,9646$10,4102$31,4652$29,825
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$101,8602$75,98017$89,7260$01$83,8900$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$04$99,5050$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0206.02 , 0207.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$106,920
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0206.02 , 0207.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 17
  • Hazardous Condition: 5
  • Service Call: 10
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - La Fayette


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for La Fayette, GA

Most common first names in La Fayette, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James20870.7 years
William18674.1 years
Mary15477.4 years
John13173.4 years
Robert10769.8 years
Charles7971.7 years
Thomas5573.8 years
Ruby5477.2 years
Annie5480.4 years
George5371.0 years
Most common last names in La Fayette, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith9374.0 years
Brown7973.1 years
Jackson5468.8 years
Williams5077.3 years
Wallin4974.7 years
Harris4471.9 years
White4270.6 years
Jones4172.9 years
Johnson4073.3 years
Davis3472.5 years
Businesses in La Fayette, GA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1SONIC Drive-In1
Arby's1Subway1
AutoZone1Taco Bell1
Curves1True Value1
FedEx1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS3
Hardee's1Walmart1
Papa John's Pizza1Wendy's1
Pizza Hut1

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  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Bush (Republican) in the 2004 Presidential Election, pop. 50,000+"
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