Basic information about the Lafayette County
The Lafayette County is located in the state of Mississippi. This county occupies 680 square miles, with 48 square miles being water areas. There are 47.351 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Lafayette County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (71.75%), followed by Black or African American (23.66%) and Asian (2.12%). There are 18.356 households in the county, while 54,69% of them are family households and 45,31% represent non family households. There are 4 cities and towns in Lafayette County. The most populated city is Oxford city and the smallest town or village is Taylor village.