Lafayette, Alabama

Population 3,009

Lafayette is located in Chambers County, AL. The population is 3,009, making Lafayette the 3rd largest city in Chambers County.

There are 4 public schools in Lafayette with an average Homefacts rating of D. The total crime rate for Lafayette is very low, and there are 22 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Lafayette is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Lafayette property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Lafayette include Fredonia, Five Points and Penton.

Lafayette Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 27.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 62.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 9.8%

Crime Rate

71.1% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 1
  • Violent Crimes: 1
  • Robbery: 202
  • Burglary: 1
  • Property Crime: 8
  • Larceny Theft: 5

Registered Offenders

77.88% Higher than national avg.
  • 22 offenders in Lafayette
  • 73.11 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

28 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 3
  • Superfunds: 1
  • Tanks & Spills: 24


Moderate 3.9%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 3.4%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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4 Public Schools view public schools

There are 4 K-12 public schools in Lafayette, AL and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Lafayette's schools as Below Average, with an overall D rating.
1 Private School

Chambers Academy

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $440
  • 1 Bedroom: $556
  • 2 Bedrooms: $676
  • 3 Bedrooms: $846
  • 4 Bedrooms: $932

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Environmental Hazards

28 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1445/1523)
    Lafayette, AL has 94.88% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Lafayette, AL is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.01 Average
    Lafayette, AL is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 47.65°
  • February 50.32°
  • March 58.07°
  • April 65.85°
  • May 73.66°
  • June 81.11°
  • July 82.47°
  • August 82.28°
  • September 77.17°
  • October 65.72°
  • November 55.87°
  • December 46.08°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Lafayette, AL

Lafayette, AL has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Lafayette, AL has no risk of hurricanes.
Lafayette, AL has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Lafayette, AL has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Lafayette, AL: $26,932


Unemployment in Lafayette is 3.9%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 3.4% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 56.34%
White Collar - 43.66%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Robert Bentley
  • Sen. Jeff Sessions
  • Sen. Richard C. Shelby

City Representatives

  • Mike Rogers

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

11 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Lafayette, AL

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2 Police Stations view all

2 Retirement Homes view all

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