Home to over 28,000 people, Lafayette, Colorado is a lush residential community located east of Boulder. Lafayette real estate often offers panoramic views of the Rocky Mountains and proximity to serene Waneka Lake.  Recreation can be found in the 19 neighborhood parks, 20 miles of trails and the Indian Peaks Golf Course – designed by three-time U.S. Open winner Hale Irwin.  Lafayette is served with an award-winning middle school, day-care and preschools, and a K-12 charter school.