Lafayette County Demographics

2014 Population 8,835
Homeownership rate, 2009-2013  79.9%
Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013  5.4%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013  20.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013  20.6%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013  78.4%
Bachelor’s degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 9.3%
 Economic Demographics
Private nonfarm establishments, 2013 94
Total number of firms, 2007  247
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) 66,528