Lafayette, Oregon

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Population in 2017: 4,259 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +64.7%
Males: 2,159  (50.7%)
Females: 2,100  (49.3%)
Median resident age:

35.8 years
Oregon median age:

39.3 years

Zip codes: 97127, 97128.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $62,782 (it was $38,611 in 2000)
Lafayette:

$62,782
OR:

$60,212

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $24,148 (it was $14,542 in 2000)

Lafayette city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $238,817 (it was $103,300 in 2000)
Lafayette:

$238,817
OR:

$319,200

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $214,972; detached houses: $239,305; mobile homes: $84,005

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,047.

March 2019 cost of living index in Lafayette: 100.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 14.6%
(10.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 35.8% for other race residents, 47.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Lafayette, OR (2010)
    • 2,75073.5%White alone
    • 82422.0%Hispanic
    • 922.5%Two or more races
    • 310.8%American Indian alone
    • 250.7%Asian alone
    • 110.3%Other race alone
    • 80.2%Black alone
    • 10.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

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Ancestries: American (11.2%), German (6.0%), European (5.8%), Irish (5.8%), English (5.4%), Swedish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1878

Elevation: 165 feet

Land area: 0.90 square miles.

Population density: 4,727 people per square mile   (average).

Lafayette, Oregon map

796 residents are foreign born (17.6% Latin America).

This city:

19.3%
Oregon:

9.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,460 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,104 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Hillsboro, OR (21.0 miles , pop. 70,186).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (26.2 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (811.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Dayton, OR (1.5 miles ),
Carlton, OR (2.1 miles ),
McMinnville, OR (2.2 miles ),
Dundee, OR (2.3 miles ),
St. Paul, OR (2.7 miles ),
Yamhill, OR (2.7 miles ),
Newberg, OR (2.9 miles ),
Amity, OR (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 45.24 N, Longitude: 123.11 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 503

Distribution of median household income in Lafayette, OR in 2017
Distribution of house value in Lafayette, OR in 2017
Lafayette satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.0%
Oregon:

4.6%
Population change in the 1990s: +1,264 (+95.6%).
Most common industries in Lafayette, OR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (8.4%)
  • Health care (7.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.0%)
  • Educational services (3.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (12.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.0%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.5%)
  • Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers (4.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.1%)
  • Wood products (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.3%)
  • Educational services (6.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.8%)
  • Public administration (4.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Lafayette, OR (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (9.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.4%)
  • Cashiers (4.4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.1%)
  • Child care workers (3.9%)

Average climate in Lafayette, Oregon

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Lafayette, Oregon environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 64.8. This is about average.

City:

64.8
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2017 was 6.64. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.64
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Lafayette-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oregon state average. It is 186% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 141.8 miles away from Lafayette center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW, Depth: 32.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 130.2 miles away from the city center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 337.7 miles away from Lafayette center
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 148.1 miles away from Lafayette center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 11/8/1980 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 7.2 (6.2 MB, 7.2 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 292.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/17/1991 at 22:17:14, a magnitude 7.1 (6.2 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.1 MW, 6.8 ML, Depth: 8.4 mi) earthquake occurred 271.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Yamhill County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 5, Landslides: 4, Mudslides: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Snows: 2, Winds: 2, Earthquake: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lafayette topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Lafayette:

  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF MCMINNVILLE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MCMINNVILLE, OR)
  • PNRS EVERGREEN DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; MCMINNVILLE, OR)
  • MCMINNVILLE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; MCMINNVILLE, OR)
  • OAKWOOD HOME SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; MCMINNVILLE, OR)
  • OAKWOOD COUNTRY PLACE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MCMINNVILLE, OR)
  • CHEHALEM HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; NEWBERG, OR)
  • PNRS NEWBERG DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; NEWBERG, OR)

Airports located in Lafayette:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lafayette:

  • George Fox University (about 9 miles; Newberg, OR; Full-time enrollment: 2,954)
  • Pioneer Pacific College (about 18 miles; Wilsonville, OR; FT enrollment: 2,194)
  • Pacific University (about 20 miles; Forest Grove, OR; FT enrollment: 2,967)
  • Chemeketa Community College (about 20 miles; Salem, OR; FT enrollment: 10,746)
  • Willamette University (about 22 miles; Salem, OR; FT enrollment: 2,551)
  • Portland Community College (about 23 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 23,600)
  • Lewis & Clark College (about 26 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 2,864)

Public elementary/middle school in Lafayette:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Lafayette: Lafayette Sewage Treatment Plant (A), Lafayette Fire Department (B), Lafayette Public Works (C), Lafayette City Hall (D), Historic Lafayette Research Library and Museum (E), Lafayette Municipal Courthouse (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Lafayette include: Bible Baptist Church (A), Lafayette Community Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Schuetze Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Henry Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Lafayette include: Commons Park (1), Joel Perkins Park (2), Terry Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Bert E. Haney - Judge, George W. McBride - Politician.

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Lafayette and their reported violations in the past:

LAFAYETTE, CITY OF (Population served: 3,925, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (AUG-01-2005), St Compliance achieved (AUG-04-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-07-2005)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2003, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-07-2005)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 7 minor monitoring violations
  • 23 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

3.1 people
Oregon:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

77.6%
Whole state:

63.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.8%
Whole state:

8.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Lafayette:

Marital status in Lafayette, OR
  • Never married: 29.5%
  • Now married: 57.3%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 2.6%
  • Divorced: 9.8%

For population 25 years and over in Lafayette:

  • High school or higher: 75.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 10.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.2
Oregon average:

11.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lafayette, OR (based on Yamhill County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant14,22282
Catholic11,2746
Other4,59320
Mainline Protestant3,31417
None65,790-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 18
This county:

1.87 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Yamhill County:

0.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Yamhill County:

1.35 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Yamhill County:

1.35 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 67
This county:

6.96 / 10,000 pop.
Oregon:

9.93 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.3%
Oregon:

7.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Yamhill County:

24.5%
Oregon:

25.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Yamhill County:

18.3%
Oregon:

14.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Lafayette:

45.5%
Oregon:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

41.9%
State:

45.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
Oregon:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Lafayette:

22.4%
Oregon:

21.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.0%
State:

10.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Lafayette:

33.2%
Oregon:

33.1%

General health condition:
Lafayette:

53.8%
Oregon:

55.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Lafayette:

79.4%
State:

78.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lafayette, OR Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Water Supply 2$6,863$41,1780$0
Sewerage 2$7,556$45,3360$0
Financial Administration 1$2,859$34,3080$0
Other Government Administration 1$4,764$57,1680$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$1,053
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 1$2,841
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$2,941
Correction 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$3,888
Fire - Other 0$0 1$537
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 6$22,042$44,0845$11,260

Lafayette government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $109,000 ($25.59)
    General Public Buildings: $41,000 ($9.63)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $415,000 ($97.44)
    Sewerage: $352,000 ($82.65)
    Central Staff Services: $242,000 ($56.82)
    Regular Highways: $89,000 ($20.90)
    Local Fire Protection: $85,000 ($19.96)
    Parks and Recreation: $61,000 ($14.32)
    General - Other: $51,000 ($11.97)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $46,000 ($10.80)
    Financial Administration: $26,000 ($6.10)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $21,000 ($4.93)
    Police Protection: $8,000 ($1.88)
    Solid Waste Management: $7,000 ($1.64)
    General Public Buildings: $3,000 ($0.70)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $242,000 ($56.82)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $246,000 ($57.76)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $195,000 ($45.79)
    Sewerage: $29,000 ($6.81)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $489,000 ($114.82)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $75,000 ($17.61)

Lafayette government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $792,000 ($185.96)
    Other: $20,000 ($4.70)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $59,000 ($13.85)
    Fines and Forfeits: $21,000 ($4.93)
    General Revenue - Other: $18,000 ($4.23)
    Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($2.35)
    Rents: $3,000 ($0.70)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $750,000 ($176.10)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $183,000 ($42.97)
    General Local Government Support: $91,000 ($21.37)
  • Tax - Property: $587,000 ($137.83)
    Public Utilities Sales: $134,000 ($31.46)
    Other License: $104,000 ($24.42)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $1,000 ($0.23)

Lafayette government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,500,000 ($1291.38)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,542,000 ($831.65)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,958,000 ($459.73)

Lafayette government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,170,000 ($744.31)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $730,000 ($171.40)

8.67% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($54,805 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.67%
Oregon average:

8.52%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Washington County, OR  2.43% ($64,513 average AGI)
from Clackamas County, OR  0.64% ($53,350)
from Multnomah County, OR  0.63% ($57,683)


6.82% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($42,699 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.82%
Oregon average:

7.23%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Washington County, OR  1.24% ($53,068 average AGI)
to Marion County, OR  0.73% ($43,610)
to Polk County, OR  0.61% ($45,486)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lafayette:

  • KLYC (1260 AM; 1 kW; MCMINNVILLE, OR; Owner: BOHNSACK STRATEGIES, INC.)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KEX (1190 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKSN (1520 AM; 50 kW; OREGON CITY, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC)
  • KPAM (860 AM; 50 kW; TROUTDALE, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KOTK (1080 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KSLM (1390 AM; 10 kW; SALEM, OR)
  • KKAD (1550 AM; 50 kW; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-WASHINGTON, INC)
  • KWIP (880 AM; 5 kW; DALLAS, OR; Owner: JUPITER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KUIK (1360 AM; 5 kW; HILLSBORO, OR; Owner: DOLPHIN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKSL (1290 AM; 10 kW; LAKE OSWEGO, OR; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KFXX (910 AM; 10 kW; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC (DE))

Strongest FM radio stations in Lafayette:

  • K225AI (92.9 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K228DT (93.5 FM; HAPPY HOLLOW, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KINK (101.9 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KKCW (103.3 FM; BEAVERTON, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPDQ-FM (93.7 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OREGON, INC.)
  • KOPB-FM (91.5 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KKRZ (100.3 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMHD (89.1 FM; GRESHAM, OR; Owner: MT. HOOD COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KVMX (107.5 FM; BANKS, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KLTH (106.7 FM; LAKE OSWEGO, OR; Owner: INIFINITY RADIO OF PORTLAND INC.)
  • KUPL-FM (98.7 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OF PORTLAND INC.)
  • KUFO-FM (101.1 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KBVM (88.3 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CATHOLIC BROADCASTING NORTHWEST, INC)
  • KRVO (105.9 FM; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBPS-FM (89.9 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: SCHOOL DISTRICT #1, MULTNOMAH COUNTY, OR)
  • KNRK (94.7 FM; CAMAS, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC (DE))
  • KBOO (90.7 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: THE KBOO FOUNDATION)
  • KWJJ-FM (99.5 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KGON (92.3 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC (DE))
  • KKSN-FM (97.1 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC (DE))

TV broadcast stations around Lafayette:

  • K18EL (Channel 18; NEWBERG/TIGARD, OR; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KATU (Channel 2; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND TV, L.L.C.)
  • KPDX (Channel 49; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KPTV (Channel 12; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • K57IF (Channel 57; SALEM, OR; Owner: LaGRANDE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOIN (Channel 6; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KNMT (Channel 24; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • KWBP-LP (Channel 4; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KPXG (Channel 22; SALEM, OR; Owner: PAXSON SALEM LICENSE, INC.)
  • KGW (Channel 8; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOPB-TV (Channel 10; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KPXG-LP (Channel 54; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • K14HN (Channel 14; VANCOUVER/CAMAS, WA; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KWBP (Channel 32; SALEM, OR; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KOXO-CA (Channel 51; NEWBERG, OR; Owner: WATCHTV, INC.)
  • K50GG (Channel 50; SALEM, OR; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • K61CC (Channel 61; SALEM, OR; Owner: NORTHWEST CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING)
Lafayette fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Lafayette fatal accident list:

Aug 28, 2016 02:30 AM, Sr-99 (Odot 91), Lat: 45.242750, Lon: -123.107956, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2
Aug 21, 2015 11:12 PM, Sr-99 (Odot 91), Lock Loop Road, Lat: 45.242156, Lon: -123.104125, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Sep 16, 2007 05:23 PM, Sr-99 (Odot 91), Lat: 45.244414, Lon: -123.116325, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 2
Jan 23, 1989 09:38 AM, 0091, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 39ft / 12.3mTotal length
  • 3,030Total average daily traffic
  • 303Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,429Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lafayette)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • TRAP ABBEY, 9200 Ne Abbey Road (Lat: 45.282639 Lon: -123.090639), Type: Building, Structure height: 10 m, Call Sign: WQNC781, Licensee ID: L01097167,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11405.0 MHz, Grant Date: 12/17/2010, Expiration Date: 12/17/2020, Certifier: Patrick Fuchs, Registrant: Mcminnville Access Company, 340 Ne Ford St, Mcminnville, OR 97128, Phone: (503) 472-9200, Fax: (503) 472-9151, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lafayette)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 180DJ , Serial Number: 31154, Year manufactured: 1954, Airworthiness Date: 01/22/1987, Certificate Issue Date: 02/23/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Nicholas Mccleskey, Po Box 337, Lafayette, OR 97127
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2264E , Serial Number: 7AC-5838, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 07/02/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 10/25/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Gary W Spiller, Po Box 39, Lafayette, OR 97127
  • Aircraft: BEECH D18S (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 10, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 42114 , Serial Number: 39815, Airworthiness Date: 02/10/1965, Certificate Issue Date: 09/17/1996
    Registrant (Individual): Gary W Spiller, Po Box 39, Lafayette, OR 97127
  • Aircraft: BEECH A23 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 114 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-346 SERIES (165 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8885M , Serial Number: M-634, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 12/15/1964, Certificate Issue Date: 01/24/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Damon J Jones, 1439 N Madison St, Lafayette, OR 97127
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 11AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9486E , Serial Number: 11AC-1122, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 07/16/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 10/01/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Gary W Spiller, Po Box 39, Lafayette, OR 97127

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$220,2701$165,7107$229,464
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$133,190
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$02$283,295
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$02$234,460
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0303.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2004
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$108,980
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2004 2003 2002 2001 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0303.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Lafayette, OR
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Lafayette, OR - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 7. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 24 took place in 2015, and the least - 0 in 2017. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Lafayette, OR When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (61.6%), and Outside Fires (24.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Lafayette, OR
    • 7761.6%Structure Fires
    • 3124.8%Outside Fires
    • 1310.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 43.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lafayette, OR
Most common first names in Lafayette, OR among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1777.5 years
James1373.9 years
Kenneth759.6 years
Robert766.4 years
Charles679.3 years
Mary681.8 years
Margaret682.7 years
Lester574.4 years
Fred580.4 years
Leonard579.6 years
Most common last names in Lafayette, OR among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson973.6 years
Smith671.5 years
Brown581.4 years
Williams577.4 years
Tracy581.6 years
Harris484.7 years
Reed487.0 years
Klingler468.9 years
Anderson469.3 years
Davis481.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Lafayette, OR
  • 53.1%Utility gas
  • 40.3%Electricity
  • 5.5%Wood
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Lafayette, OR
  • 92.2%Electricity
  • 7.8%Utility gas


Lafayette compared to Oregon state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 7 pilots and 8 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Jeffrey Alan Warden (1)
  • Troy D. Thompson (1)
  • Michael C. Wold (1)

Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2020.