A Place to do Business

With a diversified business climate and high-tech infrastructure, Lafayette is THE place to do business. Over the years, the city has positioned itself as a medical, transportation, finance, technology, entertainment,…

Nonprofits and Charities

Lafayette’s community spirit extends into the nonprofit realm, as so many organizations fulfill their mission to help others. United Way of Acadiana leads the way with a 4-star rating from…

Neighborhoods in Lafayette

Historic homes, traditional neighborhood developments, compact patio homes, rural properties and even tiny homes — real estate in Lafayette comprises something for everyone. The city’s geographic areas range from historic…

Public and Private Schools

Lafayette’s variety of public and private schools give parents a range of choices when considering what’s best for their child’s education. High-dollar improvements to facilities represent a continued commitment to…

Hospitals and Health Care

Lafayette’s medical industry has positioned the city as a regional health center. The industry employs 14.6 percent of the city’s workforce, with area hospitals representing major employers. Three major hospitals…

Sports and Recreation

Lafayette LA Sports and Recreation Lafayette Consolidated Government’s Parks & Recreation Department exists to promote entertainment, pleasure, relaxation and physical development in the city’s green spaces. With 36 parks, 10…

Shopping

Shopping in Lafayette Parish, LA People from all over Acadiana head to Lafayette Parish to shop. More than 600,000 shoppers a year frequent the area’s boutiques, big box stores, retail…

10 Best Restaurants in Lafayette

Places to Eat in Lafayette, Louisiana One of the things that makes Lafayette the “Happiest City” is the cuisine. People in Acadiana live to eat — and talk about their…