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About Lafayette Township

Lafayette Township is a suburb in the Huntington Metro Area and in the Allen County. It has a population of 4,209 and a population density of 122, which is 23% above the national average. It has a median age of 39, which is 2 years below the Huntington Metro median age and same as the national average.


Lafayette Township has a median home value of $350,600, which is 69% above the Metro average.The average rent of $2,075 is 66% above the metro average rent and 1% below the national average rent. The average household income in Lafayette Township is $107,169 , which is 49% above the Metro average household income and 30% above the national average of household income.


The average school rating in Lafayette Township is 8. Lafayette Township also has a crime index 60 that is below the national average, making it one of the best places to raise a family in Huntington.


$350,600Median Home Value
$228,343 Fort Wayne Metro Area
$2,075Median Rent
$1,072 Fort Wayne Metro Area
4 /10 - 9 /10
School Rating
60
Crime Index
100
National Crime Index
2 hr 1 mins To Fort Wayne Metro Area

Lafayette Township Zip Code

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Lafayette Township's population is made up of 69% married, 20% single, 7% divorced and 4% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 36%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 22%. Homeowners make up 92% of the population in Lafayette Township.

4,209Population
426,076 Fort Wayne Metro Area
122Population Density
  • 51% Male
  • 49% Female
39 Median Age
36 Fort Wayne Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Lafayette Township is $42,572. The Median Household Income is $107,169 and the Lafayette Township Unemployment Rate is 2%.

$42,572Income Per Capita
$35,446 Fort Wayne Metro Area
$107,169Median Household Income
$65,678 Fort Wayne Metro Area
4% Poverty Rate
11% Fort Wayne Metro Area
2% Unemployment Rate
3% Fort Wayne Metro Area
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$350,600Median Home Value
$228,343 Fort Wayne Metro Area
$2,075Median Rent
$1,072 Fort Wayne Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Fort Wayne Metro Area

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Renters
8%
Home Owners
92%
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4 /10 - 9 /10
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Top Schools in Lafayette Township

Northern Wells Com Schools School District
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213 South Jefferson Street, Ossian, IN, 46777
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M S D Southwest Allen County Schls School District
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11420 Ernst Road, Roanoke, IN, 46783
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Fort Wayne Community Schools School District
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7201 Elzey Street, Fort Wayne, IN, 46809
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2 hr 1 mins
Fort Wayne Metro Area
Commute To
Indianapolis International Airport
2 hr 18 mins
Wayne Township, IN
20 mins
College Heights Country Club
1 hr 26 mins
Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne
28 mins
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Lafayette Township crime index is 60 which is lower than the national average. Click here to see the Safest Places to Live in Lafayette Township.

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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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