About Lafayette Colorado

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Lafayette was founded in 1878. It is located in southeastern Boulder County.
Lafayette is up and coming with many large businesses moving in recently. Lafayette is host to many unique events each year including an oatmeal festival, peach festival, wine festival, and Lafayette Days. With 14 parks surrounding the area, you’re sure to find fun in the sun. If you’re a golf enthusiast, be sure to check out Indian Peaks Golf Course which has been rated as one of the best national golf courses by Golf Digest Magazine. You’ll never be bored in Lafayette!

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Real Estate and Homes in Lafayette Colorado

Real estate prices vary greatly by style and location. While Lafayette does offer smaller single family homes starting in the low $200,000 range, typical move-in ready homes sized for a family of 4 start closer to $400,000. See the list below for starting prices in Lafayette.

  • Single Family Homes - Staring at $200,000
  • Condos - Starting at $110,000
  • Townhomes - Starting at $110,000
  • Patio Homes - Starting at $365,000
  • Farm and Ranch - Starting at $1,000,000
  • Vacant Land - Starting at $50,000

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Lafayette Colorado Demographics

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    • Population (2012): 25,774 and growing (US Census)
    • Area: 9.46 square miles (US Census)
    • Elevation: 5,210 feet
    • Median Household Income: $69,759 (US Census)
    • Density: 2,584.1 persons per square mile (US Census)
    • Counties: Boulder
    • Property Taxes: Approximately $570 per $100,000 in value (Average of entire county; Rate will vary city by city and based on the current mill rate)
    • Sales Tax Rate: 8.300% (sale-tax.com)
    • School District: Boulder Valley

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Lafayette Commuting

Average commute times by car to:

  • Denver (Downtown) 20 minutes
  • Boulder 20 minutes
  • Longmont 20 minutes
  • Ft. Collins 60 Minutes

Recreation and Fun Stuff in Lafayette

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