Lafayette is a suburb of Tallahassee that is home to about 2,100 people who work in services, retail and education professions. The apartments for rent in Lafayette are near Richland and East Tallahassee.
Local School Statistics
Some of the schools near the apartments in Lafayette are Lincoln High School, Swift Creek Middle School and Apalachee Elementary School. The school information here serves as an approximation of what districts your children might attend, but be sure to speak with school district officials to confirm the precise schools serving the apartments for rent in the area.
The Leon County Public district provides 31 elementary schools, 18 middle schools and 18 high schools, with a lower student-teacher ratio and smaller student population than Wakulla County Public Schools. Leon County Public district has more blue ribbons and a higher Great Schools score than the Wakulla County Public district.
Demographics and Cost of Living
A cheaper option than Tallahassee's surrounding suburbs, Lafayette offers a lower cost of living than nearby Richland. $32.8K/year is the average household expenditure in Lafayette, whereas a household in Richland spends approximately $46.3K/year.
Lafayette is similar to Richland in a few ways. The median age of residents in both neighborhoods is roughly 29. They also are comparable by average household size -- 2.11 inhabitants per household in Lafayette and 1.79 in Richland.