Lawrence County, Alabama Population 2018

Lawrence County, Alabama's estimated population is 33,049 with a growth rate of -1.15% 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
201733,049-384-1.15%
201633,4332010.60%
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
White26,108
Black or African American3,800
Two or More Races1,841
American Indian and Alaska Native1,653
Asian31

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Lawrence County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Lawrence County, Alabama Median Age

42.2


Total

41.4


Male

42.7


Female

Lawrence County, Alabama Adults

There are 26,111 adults, (5,416 of which are seniors) in Lawrence County, Alabama.

Lawrence County, Alabama Age Dependency

61.3

Age Dependency Ratio

26.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Lawrence County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

17,161

51.33%

Male

16,272

48.67%

Lawrence County, Alabama Households and Families

Lawrence County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lawrence County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.4%14.6%
All79.8%20.2%
Non Family74.7%25.3%
Male73.6%26.4%
Female68.7%31.3%

79.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lawrence County, Alabama Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,3212.4979.8
Married7,230385.4
Non Family3,8651.1674.7
Female1,5563.0768.7
Male6703.3473.6

2.98

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

3%

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 Grade1,8868.05%
9th to 12th Grade3,37514.41%
High School Graduate9,34039.87%
Some College4,74920.27%
Associates Degree1,6627.09%
Bachelors Degree1,7007.26%
Graduate Degree7153.05%

Lawrence County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,34314,0661,804
Black2,5471,913160
Multiple Races1,1461,004164
Native American1,060962252
Hispanic35124115
Asian272720

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 74.07%.

Lawrence County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,719$46,242$24,369
Less Than High School$22,106$30,173$15,701
High School Grad$33,740$41,578$22,574
Some College$37,484$52,639$22,426
Bachelors Degree$47,813$76,172$44,280
Graduate Degree$54,090$80,978$51,055

$35,719

Average Earnings

$46,242

Average Male

$24,369

Average Female

Lawrence County, Alabama Language

Lawrence County, Alabama Language by Age

Lawrence County, Alabama Language

98.79% of Lawrence County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 1.21% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.06% of the population.

Lawrence County, Alabama Poverty

Lawrence County, Alabama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White25,4304,60418.10%
Black3,67596526.26%
Hispanic69124936.03%
Native1,64918711.34%
Multiple1,8321528.30%
Asian31722.58%

18.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.19%

Male Poverty Rate

19.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lawrence County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lawrence County, Alabama is Hispanic, with 36.03% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lawrence County, Alabama is Multiple, with 8.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.53%.

Lawrence County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.72%
High School15.02%
Some College10.51%
Bachelors or Greater4.31%

Lawrence County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.67%
Male Unemployed33.12%
Female Employed10.61%
Male Employed5.73%

Lawrence County, Alabama Income

Lawrence County, Alabama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,339$53,977
Families$53,162$63,448
Married Families$60,895$
Non Families$21,003$29,887

Lawrence County, Alabama Marital Status

Lawrence County, Alabama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.6%

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

Lawrence County, Alabama Veterans

Lawrence County, Alabama Veterans by War

1,730

Number of Veterans

1,706

Male Veterans

24

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam675
First Gulf War368
Second Gulf War286
Korea174
World War II27

Lawrence County, Alabama Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74437
35 to 54413
55 to 64403
75+318
18 to 34159

Lawrence County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4917.22%
Black1214.05%
2 or More816.37%
Indian373.13%
Hispanic81.83%

Lawrence County, Alabama Veterans by Education

6.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lawrence County, Alabama Employment Status

Lawrence County, Alabama Employment by Age

51.2%

Labor Force Participation

47%

Employment Rate

8.3%

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