La Fayette, Chambers County, Alabama

La Fayette: City in Alabama, United States of America

About

La Fayette is a city located in the county of Chambers in the U.S. state of Alabama. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,003. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,870 inhabitants.

The city was created 179 years ago in 1843.

Quick Facts about La Fayette

Population : 2,870 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Alabama (United States)
County : Chambers County
Postal code : 36862
Phone Area Codes : 334
Water as percent of area : 0.31%
Land as percent of area : 99.69%
Altitude : 843 feet / 257 meters
Capital city : La Fayette is capital of Chambers County
Establishment : January 01, 1844 (179 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−06:00
Local time : 23:31:49 (5th February 2023)
Population growth : -4.63% (2010-2020)
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Location of La Fayette on Alabama map.
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Geography

La Fayette is located at 32°53'59"N 85°24'4"W (32.8998500, -85.4010600).

La Fayette map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of La Fayette decreased by 4.63% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,003 - census
2011 2,986 -0.57% estimation process
2012 2,987 0.03% estimation process
2013 2,987 0% estimation process
2014 2,968 -0.64% estimation process
2015 2,970 0.07% estimation process
2016 2,952 -0.61% estimation process
2017 2,947 -0.17% estimation process
2018 2,940 -0.24% estimation process
2019 2,910 -1.03% estimation process
2020 2,870 -1.39% estimation process

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Schools in La Fayette

College & universities near La Fayette, AL

Code Name City ZIP
138868 Point University West Point (GA) 31833

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near La Fayette, AL

Code Name Address Type
ATN Anniston 126 West 4th St RAIL
MGM Montgomery, AL 950 West South Boulevard BUS

Post offices near La Fayette

Post Office Name City ZIP
Lafay Post Office Lafayette (AL) 36862

Other cities in Chambers County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Chambers County , AL.

City Name Population Title
Valley 9,077 City in Alabama, United States
Lanett 6,054 City in Chambers County, Alabama, United States
Huguley 2,540 Census designated place
Red Level 474 Town in Alabama
Shiloh 305 Human settlement in DeKalb County, Alabama, United States of America
Waverly 143 Town in Waverly, Alabama
Cusseta 122 City in Chambers County, Alabama, United States

Distance to Other Cities

La Fayette distances to largest Alabama cities