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Lawrence County

Population

Total Population

15,906

Population
Growth Rate

0.03%

Median Age

43

Diversity Index

7.800

Housing & Income

Households

6,291

Total Housing Units

7,286


Owner Occupied

5,085

Renter Occupied

1,206

Vacant

995

Median Home Value

$96,163


Average Home Value

$132,035

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.08%


Per Capita Income

1.87%

Income Projection

Median Household

$36,173 $37,958


Average Household

$48,320 $52,912


Per Capita

$19,122 $20,973

Workforce

Total Businesses

445

Total Employed

3,903

Workers 16+

4,523

2020 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

95

Employed

905

2020 HealthCare/Social Assist

cp-industries

Businesses

51

Employed

888

2020 Accommodation/Food Service

cp-industries

Businesses

28

Employed

402

2020 General Merchandise Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

9

Employed

380

2020 Food Service/Drinking Estab

cp-industries

Businesses

21

Employed

358

2020 Other Service excl Pub Admin

cp-industries

Businesses

72

Employed

265

Some
High School

1,589

Graduated
High School

4,185

Associates
Degree

764

Bachelor's
Degree

664

Graduate
Degree

579

Average Commute Time

30 min.



Resident Commuters

2,210

Non-Resident Commuters

1,580

Drive Alone

3,780

Carpooled

395

Public

16

Work At Home

195