Lawrence County, Alabama Population 2018

Lawrence County, Alabama's estimated population is 33,049 with a growth rate of -0.55% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lawrence County, Alabama is the 36th largest county in Alabama.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201733,2882390.72%
201733,049-183-0.55%
201633,232950.29%
201533,137-311-0.93%
201433,448-127-0.38%
201333,575-230-0.68%
201233,805-242-0.71%
201134,047-296-0.86%
201034,3432,8308.98%
199031,5131,3434.45%
198030,1702,88910.59%
197027,2812,78011.35%
196024,501-2,627-9.68%
195027,128-752-2.70%
194027,8809383.48%
193026,9422,63510.84%
192024,3072,32310.57%
191021,9841,8609.24%
190020,124-601-2.90%
189020,725-667-3.12%
188021,3924,73428.42%
187016,6582,68319.20%
186013,975-1,283-8.41%
185015,2581,94514.61%
184013,313-1,671-11.15%
183014,9840.00%

Lawrence County, Alabama Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White25,978
Black or African American3,801
Two or More Races1,758
American Indian and Alaska Native1,730
Asian18
Some Other Race3

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Lawrence County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,500 Male Population5001,0001,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Lawrence County, Alabama Median Age

42


Total

40.6


Male

42.8


Female

Lawrence County, Alabama Adults

There are 26,046 adults, (5,607 of whom are seniors) in Lawrence County, Alabama.

Lawrence County, Alabama Age Dependency

62.9

Age Dependency Ratio

27.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Lawrence County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

17,124

51.44%

Male

16,164

48.56%

Lawrence County, Alabama Households and Families

Lawrence County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Lawrence County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.1%13.9%
All80%20%
Male79.2%20.8%
Non Family73.6%26.4%
Female67.6%32.4%

80.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lawrence County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,0562.5380
Married7,1343.0586.1
Non Family3,7311.173.6
Female1,5603.1267.6
Male6313.6479.2

3.05

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

3.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lawrence County, Alabama Households

Lawrence County, Alabama Education

Lawrence County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7637.54%
9th to 12th Grade3,37314.43%
High School Graduate9,54640.85%
Some College4,48619.20%
Associates Degree1,8227.80%
Bachelors Degree1,6717.15%
Graduate Degree7093.03%

Lawrence County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,28214,2391,857
Black2,5961,941116
Native American1,1801,077260
Multiple Races1,036834129
Hispanic29115811
Asian12127
Other Race33

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 58.33%.

Lawrence County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,683$45,925$25,466
Less Than High School$24,726$31,326$14,894
High School Grad$34,474$42,419$24,171
Some College$40,509$54,465$22,163
Bachelors Degree$48,466$62,245$46,294
Graduate Degree$53,648$82,500$50,680

$36,683

Average Earnings

$45,925

Average Male

$25,466

Average Female

Lawrence County, Alabama Language

Lawrence County, Alabama Language by Age

Lawrence County, Alabama Language

98.75% of Lawrence County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 1.25% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.07% of the population.

Lawrence County, Alabama Poverty

Lawrence County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White25,3154,06516.06%
Black3,68192625.16%
Hispanic70135951.21%
Multiple1,75018610.63%
Native1,726814.69%
Asian18527.78%

16.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.89%

Male Poverty Rate

18.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lawrence County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lawrence County, Alabama is Hispanic, with 51.21% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lawrence County, Alabama is Native, with 4.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.32%.

Lawrence County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.85%
High School15.31%
Some College7.58%
Bachelors or Greater3.12%

Lawrence County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.40%
Male Unemployed23.65%
Female Employed8.25%
Male Employed5.02%

Lawrence County, Alabama Income

Lawrence County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,779$55,399
Families$55,358$65,738
Married Families$62,004$
Non Families$20,317$28,647

Lawrence County, Alabama Marital Status

Lawrence County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.4%

Male Marriage Rate

53.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Lawrence County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

Lawrence County, Alabama Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Lawrence County, Alabama Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Lawrence County, Alabama Veterans

Lawrence County, Alabama Veterans by War

1,540

Number of Veterans

1,525

Male Veterans

15

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam626
First Gulf War266
Second Gulf War266
Korea170
World War II21

Lawrence County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74419
55 to 64364
75+339
35 to 54246
18 to 34172

Lawrence County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3326.50%
Black1133.74%
2 or More615.04%
Indian342.62%
Hispanic51.24%

Lawrence County, Alabama Veterans by Education

6.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lawrence County, Alabama Employment Status

Lawrence County, Alabama Employment by Age

50.1%

Labor Force Participation

46.5%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Lawrence County, Alabama Employment by Race

Lawrence County, Alabama Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lawrence County, Alabama

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Moulton34693343-126-3.63%
Town Creek11001069-31-2.82%
North Courtland632614-18-2.85%
Courtland617599-18-2.92%
Hillsboro547521-26-4.75%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990