Lafayette is situated in the county of Chambers. It has a total area of 23 sq. km. A healthy service industry of Lafayette provides services related to auto repair, breakfast restaurants, courier, financial advisory, insurance, tourist information and education. Commercial spaces are utilized by tourist information center, clinics, nurseries of plants, machine shops, hospitals, garden centers and supermarkets. Businesses related to supplies of building materials, farm equipments, propane gas, industrial and commercial machinery contribute to the economic development of the inhabitants of Lafayetta.