Lafayette, Illinois

Lafayette: Township in Ogle County, Illinois


Lafayette is a township located in the county of Stark in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 170 and a population density of 10 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 161 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Lafayette

Population : 161 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Stark County
Area : 17.46 km2
Named for : Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 10:50:46 (13th April 2024)
Density : 9 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5.59% (2010-2020)


Lafayette is located at 41°6'29"N 89°58'17"W (41.1080900, -89.9715000).

Lafayette map


According to census records, the population of Lafayette decreased by 5.59% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 170 - census
2011 168 -1.19% estimation process
2012 167 -0.6% estimation process
2013 166 -0.6% estimation process
2014 165 -0.61% estimation process
2015 163 -1.23% estimation process
2016 162 -0.62% estimation process
2017 161 -0.62% estimation process
2018 160 -0.63% estimation process
2019 162 1.23% estimation process
2020 161 -0.62% estimation process

Schools in Lafayette

College & universities near Lafayette, IL

Code Name City ZIP
146427 Knox College Galesburg (IL) 61401-9999

Stations (13)

Amtrak & bus stations near Lafayette, IL

Code Name Address Type
KEE Kewanee Loomis and North Tremont Sts. RAIL
GBB Galesburg station 225 South Seminary Street RAIL
PCT Princeton 107 Bicentennial Dr. RAIL
PIA Peoria, Illinois 6100 West Everett M. Dirksen Parkway BUS
MLI Moline, Illinois 1200 River Drive BUS

Post offices near Lafayette

Post Office Name City ZIP
La Fay Post Office La Fayette (IL) 61449

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  • Lafayette , Indiana The most populous city in Tippecanoe County, Indiana. It is located on the Wabash River in north-central Indiana. Lafayette is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Purdue University campus and the Lafayette Public Library. with a population of 71,484 people.
  • Lafayette , Colorado city in Colorado with a population of 28,579 people.
  • Lafayette , California city in California with a population of 25,992 people.
  • LaFayette , Georgia city in and the county seat of Walker County, Georgia with a population of 7,508 people.
  • Lafayette , Ohio village in Ohio, United States with a population of 5,927 people.
  • Lafayette , Tennessee human settlement in Macon County, Tennessee, United States of America with a population of 5,271 people.
  • LaFayette , New York city in Onondaga County, New York, United States of America with a population of 4,794 people.
  • Lafayette , Oregon city in Oregon, USA with a population of 4,258 people.
  • Lafayette , New Jersey township in Sussex County, New Jersey with a population of 2,352 people.
  • Lafayette , Pennsylvania township of Pennsylvania with a population of 2,023 people.
  • Lafayette , Minnesota human settlement in Nicollet County, Minnesota, United States of America with a population of 705 people.
  • LaFayette , Kentucky human settlement in Christian County, Kentucky, United States of America with a population of 161 people.

Other cities in Stark County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Stark County , IL.

City Name Population Title
Wyoming 1,253 Town in Illinois, United States
Toulon 1,144 Township in Stark County, Illinois
Osceola 885 Township in Stark County, Illinois
Bradford 668 Village in Stark County, Illinois, United States
Elmira 280 Unincorporated community in Illinois
West Jersey 250 Township in Stark County, Illinois
Duncan 250 Unincorporated community in Illinois