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Demographics

People

Total Population2,386
Male Share of the Population50.2%
Female Share of the Population49.8%
Senior Citizens15.8%
Employed Population 16+1,170
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married59.1%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher28.7%
Median Earnings25+$53,913
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,991

Wealth

Median Family Income$101,509
% Above Poverty Level94.2%
% Below Poverty Level5.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time35 minutes
% Working from Home7.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone13.5%
Median Gross Rent$1,344
Median House Value$375,000

Ancestry

Irish25.5%
Italian19.1%
English13.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10.6%
Polish7.2%
Dutch4.9%
Swedish2.1%
Romanian1.8%
Ukrainian1.7%
French Except Basque1.1%
Welsh1%
Hungarian1%
Russian0.8%
Scottish0.8%
Austrian0.7%
Canadian0.5%
Lithuanian0.5%
German0.5%
Greek0.4%
Norwegian0.3%
Turkish0.2%
US/American0.2%
Croatian0.2%
Latvian0.2%
Slovak0.2%
Danishn0.2%
Czech0.1%
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Lafayette Almanac

CategoryValue
County Sussex County
Standard Zip Codes7848
Phone Area Codes862
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude41.09
Approximate Longitude-74.68

Lafayette Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationNEWTON ST PAULS ABBEY
Distance7.3 miles
Jan Temp15 to 35 F
Apr Temp36 to 59 F
Jul Temp60 to 83 F
Oct Temp38 to 62 F
Annual Precip47.2 inches
StationHIGH POINT PARK
Distance14 miles
Jan Temp12 to 32 F
Apr Temp34 to 56 F
Jul Temp60 to 79 F
Oct Temp39 to 59 F
Annual Precip45.3 inches
StationCHARLOTTEBURG RESERVOIR
Distance14.9 miles
Jan Temp15 to 36 F
Apr Temp35 to 60 F
Jul Temp59 to 84 F
Oct Temp37 to 64 F
Annual Precip52.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Branchville846$69,583
Franklin4,888$68,633
Hamburg3,194$92,458
Newton7,982$67,396
Ogdensburg2,424$93,667
Sparta19,167$142,324

Lafayette Public Schools

Lafayette Township School
178 Beaver Run Road
ZIP: 7848
(973) 875-3344
Primary
Total Enrollment 253

Lafayette Private Schools

Lakeland-andover School
67 Route 15
ZIP: 7848
Secondary
Total Enrollment 35
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