Welcome to Lafayette CA
Population Approx. 23,893
Lafayette is a very family friendly community .It offers all the benefits of suburban life in a rural atmosphere yet conveniently located close to every amenity. Lafayette is noted for its high quality of life, top rated schools within the highly ranked Acalanes School District. Its low crime rate great vibrant down town area which is fun to explore and very charming . Clean air, mild climate within a back drop of oak studded hills.Lafayette has 21 different neighbors which offer a variety of home and lot sizes. Home appreciation in the past year in Lafayette has seen home prices rise 22.40 %. Lafayette has its own Bay Area Rapid Transit Station. Travel time to downtown San Francisco on Bart ranges from 25-28 minutes. Lafayette is a great choice for families to consider and has many of the features that families look for when choosing a community.It offers a wide variety of clubs and organizations for all ages. Rotary clubs Rugby, Little League, Archery & Drama Clubs.
Lafayette is noted for its high quality of life, top rated schools within the highly ranked Acalanes School District.
The city of Lafayette has a county library, a town hall and a cemetery. There are three reservoirs, The Brentwood Reservoir, The Leland Reservoir, and the best know The Lafayette Reservoir. There are many creeks where families can go fishing,boating, and picnicking. Lafayette has 16 miles of hiking trails and is host to the very popular Lafayette Art and Wine festival.