Lafayette, Contra Costa County, California

Lafayette is a city in Contra Costa County, California. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 25,473. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 15.2 square miles. An elevation is 302 feet (92.04 m) above sea level. The population density was 1,675 people per square mile. The median age was 45.2 years (California state median age was 36.2 years). For every 100 females there were 93 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
25,473 residents
Population Change
+6.5% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
45.2 years (State: 36.2)
Below the Poverty Line
4.9% (Year: 2015)
Population Males
12,266 residents
Population Females
13,207 residents
Population Urban
99% of residents
Population Rural
1% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
4.2% Asia, 3.5% Europe, 2.9% Latin America
Daytime Population Change
-1,140 (-4.4%)
Live and Work in the City
2,449 (20.4%)
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
2.4% (State: 5.5%)

Elections Results Data

 

    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers

     

      Lafayette Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)

       

        Lafayette Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2015)

         

          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Lafayette Residents

           

            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

             
              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              $565,809
              Median Home Value (Year: 2015)
              $1,000,000 (State: $449,100)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$417,200 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2015)
              $1,889
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $809 – $1,401
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              $990
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              151 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $9,764 (0.80%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2015)
              $4,450 (0.40%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $142,915 (State: $64,500)
              Changes in Household Income
              +$40,808 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2015)
              $75,527
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$21,208 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)

               

                Males 25 Years and Older

                 

                  Females 25 Years and Older

                   

                    Nearest Colleges & Universities

                    • Saint Mary’s College of California
                      about 4 miles
                      Moraga, CA
                      Full-time enrollment: 4,200
                    • Diablo Valley College
                      about 6 miles
                      Pleasant Hill, CA
                      FT enrollment: 13,015
                    • Merritt College
                      about 8 miles
                      Oakland, CA
                      FT enrollment: 2,842
                    • University of California-Berkeley
                      about 9 miles
                      Berkeley, CA
                      FT enrollment: 37,127
                    • Berkeley City College
                      about 9 miles
                      Berkeley, CA
                      FT enrollment: 3,146
                    • Laney College
                      about 11 miles
                      Oakland, CA
                      FT enrollment: 5,668
                    • College of Alameda
                      about 12 miles
                      Alameda, CA
                      FT enrollment: 3,071

                    List of Largest Public High Schools

                    • ACALANES HIGH
                      Students: 967
                      Location: 1200 PLEASANT HILL RD.
                      Grades: 9-12

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                    • M. H. STANLEY MIDDLE
                      Students: 1,143
                      Location: 3455 SCH ST.
                      Grades: 6-8
                    • BURTON VALLEY ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 477
                      Location: 561 MERRIEWOOD DR.
                      Grades: KG-5
                    • SPRINGHILL ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 313
                      Location: 3301 SPRINGHILL RD.
                      Grades: KG-5
                    • LAFAYETTE ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 291
                      Location: 950 MORAGA RD.
                      Grades: KG-5
                    • HAPPY VALLEY ELEMENTARY
                      Students: 279
                      Location: 3855 HAPPY VALLEY RD.
                      Grades: KG-5

                    List of Largest Private Middle Schools

                    • ST PERPETUA SCHOOL
                      Students: 279
                      Location: 3445 HAMLIN RD
                      Grades: KG-8
                    • MEHER SCHOOLS
                      Students: 196
                      Location: 999 LELAND DR
                      Grades: KG-5
                    • CONTRA COSTA JEWISH DAY SCHOOL
                      Students: 144
                      Location: 3836 MT DIABLO BLVD
                      Grades: KG-8
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate

                     

                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)

                       

                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)

                         

                          Male: Most Common Occupations

                           

                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                             
                              Lafayette Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              181 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              1.78 (State: 2.14)
                              Supercenters in the City
                              5 centers
                              Supercenters per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.05 (State: 0.04)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              52 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              0.51 (State: 0.62)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              178 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              1.75 (State: 1.49)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              683 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              6.73 (State: 7.42)
                              Number of Houses in the City
                              9,213

                              Hospitals in Lafayette

                              • LAFAYETTE CARE CENTER
                                1010 1ST STREET
                              • WOODLAND NURSING INN
                                3721 MT. DIABLO BLVD.
                              • RHEEM VALLEY CONVALESCENT HOSP
                                Nursing Home, about 3 miles away
                                MORAGA, CA
                              • MANORCARE HEALTH SERVICES – TICE VALLEY
                                Nursing Home, about 3 miles away
                                WALNUT CREEK, CA
                              • KINDRED TRANSITIONAL CARE AND REHAB – WALNUT CREEK
                                Nursing Home, about 3 miles away
                                WALNUT CREEK, CA
                              • MANORCARE HEALTH SERVICES-WALNUT CREEK
                                Nursing Home, about 3 miles away
                                WALNUT CREEK, CA
                              • KAISER FOUNDATION HOSPITAL – WALNUT CREEK Acute Care Hospitals
                                about 3 miles away
                                WALNUT CREEK, CA
                              • KAISER FOUNDATION HOSPITAL HOSPICE-MARTINEZ
                                Hospital, about 4 miles away
                                WALNUT CREEK, CA
                              • ELM MANOR CARE CENTER
                                Nursing Home, about 4 miles away
                                WALNUT CREEK, CA

                              Amtrak Stations in Lafayette

                              • 9 miles: MARTINEZ (401 FERRY ST.)
                                Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
                              • 11 miles: EMERYVILLE (5885 LANDREGAN ST.)
                                Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
                              • 11 miles: BERKELEY (3RD ST. & UNIVERSITY AVE.)
                                Services: partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

                              Average Travel Time to Work

                               

                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                 
                                  Other Information

                                  Lafayette by Race (According to 2015)

                                   

                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2015)

                                     

                                      Crime Rates per 100,000 Residents (According to 2015)

                                       

                                        Natural Disasters in Lafayette

                                         

                                          Air Quality Information

                                           
                                            Common Weather Information
                                            Earthquakes Average Activity
                                            751% (Greater then US)
                                            Number of Natural Disasters
                                            14 pc. (State: 13 pc.)
                                            Number of Major Disasters
                                            11 pc.
                                            Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                            3 pc.
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                                            ZIP Codes for Lafayette: 94556, 94563
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