Lafayette Parish, Louisiana state, USA

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Lafayette Parish, Louisiana, USA

Map of Lafayette Parish
Population
- Total:221.578 (2010)
- Density:823,7/sq mi (318,4/sq km)
Area
- Total:270 sq mi (698 sq km)
- Land:269 sq mi (696 sq km)
- Water:1 sq mi (2 sq km)
- % water:0,29 %
Latitude:+30.2065065
Longitude:-092.0641700

Basic information about the Lafayette Parish

The Lafayette Parish is located in the state of Louisiana. This county occupies 270 square miles, with 1 square miles being water areas. There are 221.578 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Lafayette Parish citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (69.37%), followed by Black or African American (25.76%) and Two or More races (1.62%). There are 87.027 households in the county, while 63,84% of them are family households and 36,16% represent non family households. There are 8 cities and towns in Lafayette Parish. The most populated city is Lafayette city and the smallest town or village is Duson town.


Statistical data for the Lafayette Parish based on the 2010 U.S. Census

Racial makeup

Total
221,578
White alone
153,70669.37 %
Black or African American alone
57,07325.76 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
7460.34 %
Asian alone
3,3311.50 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
810.04 %
Some Other Race alone
3,0451.37 %
Two or More races
3,5961.62 %

Statistical data for the Lafayette Parish

Data Source : US Census Bureau

Racial makeup

Total
221,578
White alone
153,70669.37 %
Black or African American alone
57,07325.76 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
7460.34 %
Asian alone
3,3311.50 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
810.04 %
Some Other Race alone
3,0451.37 %
Two or More races
3,5961.62 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin

Total
221,578
Not Hispanic or Latino
212,98196.12 %
Hispanic or Latino
8,5973.88 %

Hispanic or Latino Origin by Race

Total
221,578
Not Hispanic or Latino
212,98196.12 %
White alone
148,97269.95 %
Black or African American alone
56,63326.59 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
6830.32 %
Asian alone
3,2931.55 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
570.03 %
Some Other Race alone
3730.18 %
Two or More races
2,9701.39 %
Hispanic or Latino
8,5973.88 %
White alone
4,73455.07 %
Black or African American alone
4405.12 %
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
630.73 %
Asian alone
380.44 %
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
240.28 %
Some Other Race alone
2,67231.08 %
Two or More races
6267.28 %

Median Age by Sex

Both sexes
33
Male
32
Female
35

Household Type

Total
87,027
Family households
55,55663.84 %
Husband-wife family
38,01768.43 %
Other family
17,53931.57 %
Male householder, no wife present
4,46025.43 %
Female householder, no husband present
13,07974.57 %
Nonfamily households
31,47136.16 %
Householder living alone
24,18476.85 %
Householder not living alone
7,28723.15 %

Geographical and Cultural Features and Landmarks in the Lafayette Parish - including Historical Features

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Current weather situation in the Lafayette Parish

City Alias ZIP Codes
BroussardBroussard70518
CarencroCarencro70520
DusonDuson70529
LafayetteEnergy Center70598
LafayetteLafayette70596, 70593, 70501, 70509, 70508, 70507, 70502, 70503, 70504, 70598, 70505, 70506
LafayetteUniv Of La At Lafayette70504
MiltonMilton70558
ScottScott70583
YoungsvilleYoungsville70592

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