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

Thursday’s Land Use Board meeting was cancelled due to inclement weather. The applications and notice for Brean Royalty, LLC and De Venzia Realty, LLC will be carried to the December 20 meeting at 7:30 p.m. without further notice.

Free Rabies Clinic
Saturday, November 17, 9 a.m.- noon

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