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Lafayette Township is a suburb in the Bloomington Metro Area and in the Owen County. It has a population of 1,201 and a population density of 41, which is 56% below the national average. It has a median age of 35, which is 4 years above the Bloomington Metro median age and 4 years below the national average.


Lafayette Township has a median home value of $220,900, which is 25% below the Metro average.The average rent of $1,499 is 7% below the metro average rent and 28% below the national average rent. The average household income in Lafayette Township is $77,448 , which is 17% above the Metro average household income and 3% above the national average of household income.


The average school rating in Lafayette Township is 4. Lafayette Township also has a crime index 43 that is below the Metro average and below the National average.


$220,900Median Home Value
$292,825 Bloomington Metro Area
$1,499Median Rent
$1,612 Bloomington Metro Area
4 /10 - 6 /10
School Rating
43
Crime Index
100
National Crime Index
1 hr 37 mins To Bloomington Metro Area

Lafayette Township Zip Code

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Lafayette Township's population is made up of 36% married, 36% single, 25% divorced and 2% widowed. Millennials make up the largest percentage of the population at 29%, while Baby Boomers have the second largest segment at 27%. Homeowners make up 88% of the population in Lafayette Township.

1,201Population
161,227 Bloomington Metro Area
41Population Density
  • 59% Male
  • 41% Female
35 Median Age
31 Bloomington Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Lafayette Township is $25,837. The Median Household Income is $77,448 and the Lafayette Township Unemployment Rate is 4%.

$25,837Income Per Capita
$36,848 Bloomington Metro Area
$77,448Median Household Income
$64,639 Bloomington Metro Area
22% Poverty Rate
19% Bloomington Metro Area
4% Unemployment Rate
4% Bloomington Metro Area
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$220,900Median Home Value
$292,825 Bloomington Metro Area
$1,499Median Rent
$1,612 Bloomington Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Bloomington Metro Area

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Renters
12%
Home Owners
88%
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4 /10 - 6 /10
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Top Schools in Lafayette Township

Spencer-Owen Community Schools School District
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151 West Hillside Avenue, Spencer, IN, 47460
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Spencer-Owen Community Schools School District
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Indiana 246, Patricksburg, IN, 47455
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1 hr 37 mins
Bloomington Metro Area
Commute To
Indianapolis International Airport
1 hr 18 mins
Wayne Township, IN
1 hr 21 mins
Methodist College of Nursing
2 hr 3 mins
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
1 hr 32 mins
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Lafayette Township crime index is 43 which is lower than the national average. Click here to see the Safest Places to Live in Lafayette Township.

43
Crime Index
100
National Crime Index

Crime Index represents the risk of crime occurring in a area and is measured against national index of 100. If the Crime Index of an area is above 100 the crime in that area is relatively higher when compared to US. If the Crime Index of an area is below 100 the crime in that area is lower when compared to US.

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