Lafayette Real Estate Market Overview

Could Lafayette, CA be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Lafayette. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Lafayette such as Or...inda and Walnut Creek. When you’re ready, Trulia has 53 resale and new homes in Lafayette lined up for you, including 17 open houses, and 14 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$1,330,000

Median Sales Price

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$603

Price Per Sqft

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$4,925

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Lafayette show a 3% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -1% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Lafayette for Jun 29 to Sep 28 was $1,330,000 based on 61 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Lafayette was $603, an increase of 5% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Lafayette for Aug 22 to Sep 22 was $4,925.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in Lafayette can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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85

Counts of Theft

24

Counts of Arrest

20

Counts of Burglary


Best Schools in Lafayette

There are 6 schools in Lafayette.

Elementary Schools
10

Lafayette Elementary School

Public, K - 5

10

Happy Valley Elementary School

Public, K - 5

9

Burton Valley Elementary School

Public, K - 5

Middle Schools
10

M. H. Stanley Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

High Schools
10

Acalanes High School

Public, 9 - 12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Lafayette by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
23%
Single residents
Home owners
87%
Home owners
Median age
46
Median age
Household income
$130,707
Median household income
College educated
75%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Lafayette commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
84% commute by car
0% commute by bike
15% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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