Lafayette, Louisiana's Details


  • Country : United States
  • Motto : The Heart of Cajun Country
  • Demonym : Lafayettien
  • State : Louisiana
  • Land : 143.92km2 | 55.57 sq mi
  • Water : 0.20 km2 | 0.08 sq mi
  • City

  • City : 144.13 km2 | 55.65 Sq mi
  • Metro : 13600km2 | 5252 sq mi
  • Coordinates


  • 30°13′N 92°2′W
  • Code(s)


  • Zip Code : 70501–9, 70593, 70596, 70598
  • Area Code : 337
  • Website


  • Website : lafayettetravel.com
  • Elevation


  • Elevation : 11 m | 36 ft
  • Time Zone


  • UTC -06:00
  • Summer : UTC -05:00