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 & Notices

Congratulations to our Fire Department
for its 1st place trophies at the Sussex County Fireman's Parade held on Saturday, October 1st.

Free Rabies Vaccination Clinic
Saturday, November 5, 9 a.m. to noon at the Lafayette Fire House details

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