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About Lafayette, Louisiana

Lafayette, Louisiana is the economic, cultural and entertainment center of Acadiana - the eight-parish (county) region includes Lafayette, Acadia, Evangeline, Iberia, St. Landry, St. Martin, St. Mary, and Vermilion parishes. Known for its unique culture and mixture of tradition and progress, Lafayette also has the distinction of historically being the fastest growing city in the state of Louisiana.

Lafayette, LA has a rich French heritage, as well as Spanish, American Indian and African influences, so the city enjoys a colorful cultural mix.

Lafayette is a major player in the worldwide oil and natural gas industry, as well as having thriving manufacturing, agriculture, health care, restaurant, retail, tourism and real estate industries.

The people of Acadiana traditionally work hard, but also appreciate and place an emphasis on the distinct culture of the region. To borrow a French phrase, the residents of Lafayette have a certain “joie de vivre”, or love of life. The calendar is full of spring and fall festivals that feature Cajun and Zydeco music, renowned artists, the distinct foods and flavors of this region and much more.

Lafayette is also home to the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, the only Doctoral II institution in the state. The University brings a rich mixture of researchers and scholars to the area, which keeps Lafayette on the forefront of academic and economic research and developments. The university’s newest jewel is LITE (Louisiana Immersive Technologies Enterprise) – a groundbreaking $20 million facility in University Research Park that houses state-of-the-art immersive visualization including the world’s largest 3D theater and one of the fastest supercomputers in the world.

Lafayette Home inventory breakdown by property type

Of the 50 homes for sale in Lafayette, the breakdown of property types is as follows:
88% Single Family and 12% Land/lot.

88% Single Family
12% Land/lot

Area details, home facts and figures

Homes for sale 50
Average Home Size 4,056 ft² / 377 m²
Price Range ($850 - $1,695,000)

Weather in Lafayette

The average high temperatures in Lafayette range from 61 in January to 91 in July

Average home income in Lafayette

The average household income of a Lafayette resident is $71,099 with an average home value of $183,311

Population of Lafayette

Lafayette has 152,376 residents.

Home ownership in Lafayette

The average level of home ownership in Lafayette is 57%.

Education breakdown of Lafayette

Education levels of residents of Lafayette include: highschool 26%, associate 4%, bachelor 22%, graduate 9%.

Households in Lafayette

Lafayette has 61,543 homes, built on average 38 years ago.

Information from in and around Lafayette...

You are Viewing 1 to 20 of 50 homes for sale in Lafayette. These homes are comprised of Single Family and Land/lot. The average list price of these property results is 257,227. Prices are displayed as US Dollar. For more information on these homes for sale in Lafayette please contact our member brokerages to schedule a showing or view an open house.

The 50 homes for sale in Lafayette, LA are represented by 1 member brokerages serving the Lafayette area. Member brokerages representing the 50 homes include Keaty Real Estate.