Lafayette County, Mississippi
Lafayette County: County in Missouri, United States
Lafayette County is a county located in the U.S. state of Mississippi. As of the 2010 census, the population was 47,351 and a population density of 29 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 54,408 inhabitants. Its county seat is Lexington. The county was created 203 years ago in 1819.
Quick Facts about Lafayette County
|Population :||54,408 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Mississippi (United States)|
|Different from :||Lafayette County, Lafayette County, Lafayette County, Lafayette County, Lafayette Parish|
|Area :||1655 km2|
|Water as percent of area :||1.6%|
|Land as percent of area :||98.4%|
|Named for :||Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette|
|Altitude :||502 feet / 153 meters|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1820|
|Time Zone :||America/Chicago|
|Local time :||05:24:58 (28th May 2023)|
|Density :||33 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||12.97% (2010-2020)|
Lafayette County is located at 34°21'24"N 89°29'6"W (34.3567500, -89.4849200). It has 5 neighbors: Carroll County, Johnson County, Pettis County, Ray County and Saline County.
Lafayette County map
The largest city of Lafayette County is Oxford with a population of 22,314. . See all Lafayette County cities & populated places.
Lafayette County Populated Places
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Lafayette County.
|Oxford||22,314||City in Lafayette County, Mississippi, United States of America|
|Taylor||457||Village in Mississippi, United States|
|Abbeville||433||Town in Lafayette County, Mississippi, United States|
- Official Website
Official website of Lafayette County
Lafayette County has 5 neighbours.
- Carroll County county in Missouri, United States
- Johnson County county in Missouri, United States
- Pettis County county in Missouri, United States
- Ray County county in Missouri, United States
- Saline County county in Missouri, United States
The population of Lafayette County increased by 12.97% in 10 years.
People born in Lafayette County (1)
Confederate Army officer Peter Youree was born in Lafayette County
Other places with the same name (5)
- Lafayette County , Missouri county in Missouri, United States with a population of 33,006 people.
- Lafayette County , Wisconsin county in Wisconsin, United States with a population of 16,646 people.
- Lafayette County , Florida county in Florida, United States of America with a population of 8,482 people.
- Lafayette County , Arkansas county in Arkansas, United States with a population of 6,596 people.
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