Lafayette Macon County, Tennessee

Lafayette: Human settlement in Macon County, Tennessee, United States of America

Lafayette locator map
Location of Lafayette on Tennessee map.

About

Lafayette is a city located in the county of Macon in the U.S. state of Tennessee. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,474 and a population density of 329 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 5,271 inhabitants.

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Geography

Lafayette is located at 36°31'16"N 86°1'35"W (36.5211600, -86.0263700).

Lafayette map

Weather

Lafayette forecast: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. South southwest wind 0 to 5 mph. more

Lafayette Quick Facts

Population : 5,271 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Tennessee (United States)
County : Macon County
Postal code : 37083
Phone Area Codes : 615
Area : 13.59 km2
Named for : Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette
Altitude : 958 feet / 292 meters
Capital city : Lafayette is capital of Macon County
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 03:44:35 (23rd October 2021)
Density : 388 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 15.12% (2010-2020)
Weather : 70℉ Mostly Sunny 7-days weather

Demographics

The population of Lafayette increased by 15.12% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,474 - census
2011 4,618 3.12% estimation process
2012 4,723 2.22% estimation process
2013 4,768 0.94% estimation process
2014 4,915 2.99% estimation process
2015 4,955 0.81% estimation process
2016 5,100 2.84% estimation process
2017 5,210 2.11% estimation process
2018 5,263 1.01% estimation process
2019 5,332 1.29% estimation process
2020 5,271 -1.16% estimation process

Lafayette zip code is 37083. County name: Macon, County fips: 47111

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People born in Lafayette (1)

James C. Kirby was born in Lafayette

Schools in Lafayette

College & universities near Lafayette, TN

Code Name City ZIP
220279 Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Hartsville Hartsville (TN) 37074-2028

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near Lafayette, TN

Code Name Address Type
NVL Nashville, TN 705 5th Avenue South BUS

Post offices near Lafayette

Post Office Name City ZIP
Lafay Post Office Lafayette (TN) 37083

Other places with the same name (14)

Other cities in Macon County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Macon County , TN.

City Name Population Title
Red Boiling Springs 1,124 City in Macon County, Tennessee, United States of America
Oakdale 207 Human settlement in Morgan County, Tennessee, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Lafayette distances to largest Tennessee cities