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LaFayette, NY (New York) Houses and Residents

LaFayette,NY index of house prices

Total population: 4,952 (Urban population: 887, Rural population: 3,946 (136 farm, 3,810 nonfarm))

Houses: 2,011 (1,844 occupied: 1,542 owner occupied, 303 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

16%
State:

47%

Housing density: 51 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $201,754.

Median contract rent in 2016: $432 (lower quartile is $338, upper quartile is $493)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $505


Median gross rent in LaFayette, NY in 2016: $548

Housing units in LaFayette with a mortgage: 730 (54 second mortgage, 80 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 410



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LaFayette, New York Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $158,901 (it was $96,500 in 2000)
LaFayette:

$158,901
New York:

$302,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $108,197 - $226,786

Household type by relationship:

Households: 449,957
  • In family households: 358,168 (74,643 male householders, 40,640 female householders)
    81,289 spouses, 131,650 children (123,979 natural, 3,067 adopted, 4,604 stepchildren), 7,646 grandchildren, 3,233 brothers or sisters, 3,161 parents, 3,596 other relatives, 10,424 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 91,789 (33,178 male householders (25,133 living alone)), 39,225 female householders (32,473 living alone)), 19,386 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 17,069 (4,484 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: -1 1-person, -1 2-persons, -1 3-persons, -1 4-persons, -1 5-persons, -1 6-persons, -1 7-or-more-persons.

75,395 married couples with children.
33,683 single-parent households (6,194 men, 27,489 women).

94.7% of residents of LaFayette speak English at home.
1.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (67% speak English very well, 33% speak English well).
3.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (81% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 10% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 279 (5.7%)
(73.1% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.9
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.3
State:

3.8

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in LaFayette, New York:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 191 bedroom
  • 2442 bedrooms
  • 7933 bedrooms
  • 4044 bedrooms
  • 655+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to LaFayette population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in LaFayette, New York:

  • 6no bedroom
  • 1031 bedroom
  • 1112 bedrooms
  • 463 bedrooms
  • 194 bedrooms
  • 165+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to LaFayette population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in LaFayette in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 41no vehicle
  • 3701 vehicle
  • 7162 vehicles
  • 3203 vehicles
  • 644 vehicles
  • 145+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to LaFayette population

Cars and other vehicles available in LaFayette in renter-occupied apartments

  • 22no vehicle
  • 1901 vehicle
  • 702 vehicles
  • 193 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to LaFayette population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in LaFayette, New York:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 1154 rooms
  • 2715 rooms
  • 3426 rooms
  • 3117 rooms
  • 2398 rooms
  • 2479+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to LaFayette population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in LaFayette, New York:

  • 61 room
  • 102 rooms
  • 473 rooms
  • 1064 rooms
  • 735 rooms
  • 246 rooms
  • 77 rooms
  • 238 rooms
  • 59+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to LaFayette population

Year house built

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • LaFayette, NY household income distribution

  • 54Less than $10,000
  • 69$10,000 to $14,999
  • 75$15,000 to $19,999
  • 75$20,000 to $24,999
  • 58$25,000 to $29,999
  • 82$30,000 to $34,999
  • 121$35,000 to $39,999
  • 106$40,000 to $44,999
  • 49$45,000 to $49,999
  • 143$50,000 to $59,999
  • 211$60,000 to $74,999
  • 324$75,000 to $99,999
  • 212$100,000 to $124,999
  • 107$125,000 to $149,999
  • 79$150,000 to $199,999
  • 214$200,000 or more

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 41995 to March 2000
  • 291990 to 1994
  • 201985 to 1989
  • 51980 to 1984
  • 251975 to 1979
  • 101970 to 1974
  • 191965 to 1969
  • 86Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to LaFayette population
LaFayette commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 77
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 220
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 284
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 471
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 581
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 296
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 294
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 28
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 47
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 122
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 27
  • 90 or more minutes: 41
LaFayette, NY Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 94.8%
Number of people working at home: 111 (4.1% of all workers)

LaFayette mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 2,184 (85%)
  • Carpooled: 228 (9%)
  • Walked: 67 (3%)
  • Other means: 9 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 89 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 Unclassified or not reported: 706
 English: 699
 German: 630
 Irish: 583
 United States or American: 442
 Italian: 333
 Other groups: 301
 Polish: 250
 French (except Basque): 188
 French Canadian: 102
 Scottish: 87
 Dutch: 73
 Ukrainian: 71
 Russian: 56
 Lithuanian: 43
 Swedish: 28
 Canadian: 26
 European: 25
 Swiss: 22
 British: 21
 Scotch-Irish: 21
 Czechoslovakian: 19
 Slovak: 19
 Latvian: 14
 Pennsylvania German: 12
 Danish: 10
 Norwegian: 10
 Eastern European: 7
 Romanian: 7
 Arab/Arabic: 6
 Czech: 6
 Finnish: 6
 Lebanese: 5
 Jordanian: 5

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 24%Canada
  • 13%Germany
  • 11%Jordan
  • 9%United Kingdom
  • 9%Panama
  • 8%Korea
  • 8%India

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 4,292
  • Other state: 326
  • Northeast: 144
  • Midwest: 100
  • South: 60
  • West: 22

70% of LaFayette residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 90% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in New York.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 40
  • 9th grade: 47
  • 10th grade: 32
  • 11th grade: 52
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 16
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 515
  • Less than 1 year of college: 108
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 159
  • Associate degree: 121
  • Bachelor's degree: 295
  • Master's degree: 103
  • Professional school degree: 52
  • Doctorate degree: 21

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 4
  • 7th and 8th grade: 8
  • 9th grade: 28
  • 10th grade: 49
  • 11th grade: 24
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 16
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 534
  • Less than 1 year of college: 116
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 230
  • Associate degree: 212
  • Bachelor's degree: 230
  • Master's degree: 126
  • Professional school degree: 70
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

LaFayette marital status for males
LaFayette marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,548
  • One, attached: 6
  • Two: 43
  • 3 or 4: 21
  • 5 to 9: 70
  • 10 to 19: 36
  • 20 to 49: 36
  • Mobile homes: 165

Median worth of mobile homes: $43,105

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1.4%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2.1%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in LaFayette:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in LaFayette
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (56.7%)
  • Utility gas (20.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10.2%)
  • Electricity (5.8%)
  • Wood (5.0%)
  • Coal or coke (1.4%)
  • Other fuel (0.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (34.6%)
  • Electricity (30.2%)
  • Utility gas (23.9%)
  • Other fuel (6.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3.3%)
  • Wood (2.0%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 119
Here:

18.9%
New York:

14.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 11
Here:

3.1%
New York:

13.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 75
Here:

32.9%
New York:

38.2%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)