The median income of LaFayette residents was an inflation-adjusted $18,185 per year. LaFayette had 2,827 households in 2017, with a population of 7,136.
The city with the highest median resident income in the state was Dutch Island. Dutch Island's median income was $61,250 per year after adjusting for inflation – $43,065 more than LaFayette. It had 391 households in 2017 and a population of 998.
Young Harris had the lowest annual resident income among cities in Georgia, with a median income of only $4,226 per year. That was $13,959 less than the median income in LaFayette at the time. Young Harris had 156 households in 2017 and a population of 1,009.
The table below shows the top 100 cities ranked by median annual resident earnings in 2017.