Lawrence County, Indiana Population 2019

Lawrence County, Indiana's estimated population is 45,625 with a growth rate of 0.08% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lawrence County, Indiana is the 32nd largest county in Indiana.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201845,668430.09%
201745,625370.08%
201645,588210.05%
201545,567-81-0.18%
201445,648-245-0.53%
201345,893-219-0.47%
201246,112-23-0.05%
201146,135330.07%
201046,1023,2667.62%
199042,8363640.86%
198042,4724,43411.66%
197038,0381,4744.03%
196036,5642,2186.46%
195034,346-699-1.99%
194035,045-538-1.51%
193035,5837,35526.06%
192028,228-2,397-7.83%
191030,6254,89619.03%
190025,7295,93730.00%
189019,7921,2496.74%
188018,5433,91526.76%
187014,6289366.84%
186013,6921,59513.19%
185012,0973152.67%
184011,7822,54827.59%
18309,2345,118124.34%
18204,1160.00%

How Many People Live in Lawrence County, Indiana?

45,625

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White44,11396.59%
Two or More Races7111.56%
Some Other Race2770.61%
American Indian and Alaska Native2080.46%
Asian1910.42%
Black or African American1480.32%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander210.05%

Lawrence County, Indiana Population Pyramid 2019

Lawrence County, Indiana Median Age

42.6


Total

41.5


Male

44.2


Female

Lawrence County, Indiana Adults

There are 35,527 adults, (8,541 of whom are seniors) in Lawrence County, Indiana.

Lawrence County, Indiana Age Dependency

69.2

Age Dependency Ratio

31.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Lawrence County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

23,048

50.47%

Male

22,621

49.53%

Lawrence County, Indiana Households and Families

Lawrence County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lawrence County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89%11%
All78.8%21.2%
Male74.4%25.6%
Non Family66.9%33.1%
Female58.6%41.5%

78.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,4322.4478.8
Married10,4132.9189
Non Family5,2841.1966.9
Female2,0003.0358.6
Male7353.1574.4

2.88

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lawrence County, Indiana Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1723.66%
9th to 12th Grade2,3457.32%
High School Graduate13,48942.11%
Some College6,42620.06%
Associates Degree3,45010.77%
Bachelors Degree3,1959.98%
Graduate Degree1,9536.10%

Lawrence County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White31,03827,6474,958
Hispanic34027239
Multiple Races29426951
Other Race133106
Native American13013038
Asian12811359
Black10890
Islander212121

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,709$40,491$25,454
Less Than High School$20,815$33,125$14,286
High School Grad$26,606$32,649$22,713
Some College$32,147$41,610$25,134
Bachelors Degree$50,560$75,587$41,139
Graduate Degree$54,600$63,380$44,101

$31,709

Average Earnings

$40,491

Average Male

$25,454

Average Female

Lawrence County, Indiana Language

Lawrence County, Indiana Language by Age

Lawrence County, Indiana Language

97.85% of Lawrence County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 2.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.19% of the population.

Lawrence County, Indiana Poverty

Lawrence County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White42,9284,71510.98%
Hispanic68828140.84%
Other26518770.57%
Multiple71115421.66%
Native2084722.60%
Islander2121100.00%

11.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.06%

Male Poverty Rate

12.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lawrence County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lawrence County, Indiana is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lawrence County, Indiana is White, with 10.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.98%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.42%
High School9.72%
Some College8.36%
Bachelors or Greater5.42%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.02%
Male Unemployed16.96%
Female Employed7.59%
Male Employed4.78%

Lawrence County, Indiana Income

Lawrence County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,985$60,768
Families$59,119$69,865
Married Families$66,806-
Non Families$26,464$35,322

Lawrence County, Indiana Marital Status

Lawrence County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.0%

Male Marriage Rate

56.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Lawrence County, Indiana Married by Age and Sex

Lawrence County, Indiana Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Lawrence County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Lawrence County, Indiana Veterans

3,802

Number of Veterans

3,548

Male Veterans

254

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,262
Second Gulf War728
First Gulf War636
Korea366
World War II185

Lawrence County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,72810.80%
Black2720.45%
Indian2013.07%
2 or More195.26%
Hispanic92.09%
Asian84.88%

Lawrence County, Indiana Veterans by Education

4.28%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lawrence County, Indiana Employment Status

59.1%

Labor Force Participation

56%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Lawrence County, Indiana Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

80.03%

Born in Indiana

98.53%

Native Born

1.47%

Foreign Born

0.85%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.53% of Lawrence County, Indiana residents were born in the United States, with 80.03% having been born in Indiana. 0.85% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Population of Cities in Lawrence County, Indiana

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Bedford1340713341-66-0.49%
Mitchell43454244-101-2.32%
Oolitic11781157-21-1.78%
  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