Lafayette is open for business and is a strong supporter of economic development. The City is located just northwest of Denver in southeast Boulder County, 10 miles east of Boulder. The community offers a small town atmosphere with the convenience of easy access to a major metropolitan area. Lafayette's location, accessibility, and high quality of life combine to make it a desirable location for residential, commercial, and light industrial development.
Lafayette Fast Facts
Within a 5-mile radius of U.S. Highway 287 and South Boulder Road
29,587 population (January 1, 2021 estimate)
9.3 square miles
Average household income of $125,570
Approximately 60.21% of adults have at least a bachelor's degree