Welcome to Lafayette Township

The Township of Lafayette is located in rural Sussex County in the northwest corner of New Jersey. Lafayette is a small community comprising of 18.7 square miles and a population of approximately 2,400 residents. Lafayette Township was incorporated in 1845 and is the first town in the United States to be named after the Marquis de LaFayette.

News and Notices

Recreation Commission presents a Wine Tour of Local Wineries
Saturday, October 7th. Download flier.

Beat the Heat Tips

Beautification of Route 15 Silo. See photos.

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Our Community


The Route 15 Silo was dedicated on July 19 see photos