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Demographics

People

Total Population2,272
Male Share of the Population44.5%
Female Share of the Population55.5%
Senior Citizens21.7%
Employed Population 16+809
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married43.6%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher11.9%
Median Earnings25+$28,158
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$20,268
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,019

Wealth

Median Family Income$48,661
% Above Poverty Level82.8%
% Below Poverty Level17.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home1.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.7%
% Using Public Transportation1.9%

Housing

People Living Alone33.5%
Median Gross Rent$589
Median House Value$73,400

Ancestry

Irish14.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10.2%
English8.2%
Italian5.5%
French Except Basque4%
Dutch2.9%
Swiss1.5%
Polish1.4%
Scottish1.2%
Albanian1%
German0.6%
Hungarian0.4%
Austrian0.4%
Welsh0.2%
Czech0.2%
Slovak0.2%
Croatian0.2%
Norwegian0.2%
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West Lafayette Almanac

CategoryValue
County Coshocton County
Standard Zip Codes43845
Phone Area Codes740
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude40.27
Approximate Longitude-81.75

West 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)

StationCOSHOCTON WPC PLANT
Distance6.8 miles
Jan Temp19 to 36 F
Apr Temp39 to 63 F
Jul Temp62 to 84 F
Oct Temp41 to 65 F
Annual Precip40.9 inches
StationCOSHOCTON AGR RES STN
Distance6.8 miles
Jan Temp18 to 34 F
Apr Temp39 to 59 F
Jul Temp63 to 82 F
Oct Temp43 to 63 F
Annual Precip37.1 inches
StationDENNISON WATER WORKS
Distance23.3 miles
Jan Temp15 to 37 F
Apr Temp33 to 63 F
Jul Temp57 to 86 F
Oct Temp36 to 66 F
Annual Precip38 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Baltic761$56,250
Conesville349$51,250
Coshocton11,190$47,401
Newcomerstown3,740$48,125
Plainfield147$51,607
Port Washington519$45,714

West Lafayette Public Schools

Ridgewood High School
602 Johnson St
ZIP: 43845
(740) 545-6345
High
Total Enrollment 485
Ridgewood Middle School
517 S Oak St
ZIP: 43845
(740) 545-6335
Middle
Total Enrollment 419
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