In 2017, Lafayette County, MO had a population of 32.7k people with a median age of 42.2 and a median household income of $52,557. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Lafayette County, MO declined from 32,789 to 32,655, a -0.409% decrease and its median household income grew from $50,830 to $52,557, a 3.4% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Lafayette County, MO are White (Non-Hispanic) (92.2%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.28%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.03%), White (Hispanic) (1.95%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (0.68%). N/A% of the people in Lafayette County, MO speak a non-English language, and 99.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lafayette County, MO are Lex La-Ray Technical Center (28 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Lafayette County, MO is $122,600, and the homeownership rate is 72.9%. Most people in Lafayette County, MO commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Lafayette County, MO is 2 cars per household.