Lawrence County, Indiana Population 2018

Lawrence County, Indiana's estimated population is 45,666 with a growth rate of -0.07% 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
201745,666-30-0.07%
201645,6961210.27%
201645,575-2-0.00%
201545,577-69-0.15%
201445,646-236-0.51%
201345,882-219-0.48%
201246,101-29-0.06%
201146,130280.06%
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%

Lawrence County, Indiana Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White44,167
Two or More Races761
Some Other Race282
Asian232
Black or African American160
American Indian and Alaska Native94

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

Lawrence County, Indiana 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, Indiana Median Age

42.4


Total

41.6


Male

43.5


Female

Lawrence County, Indiana Adults

There are 35,460 adults, (8,225 of which are seniors) in Lawrence County, Indiana.

Lawrence County, Indiana Age Dependency

67.8

Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Lawrence County, Indiana Sex Ratio

Female

23,072

50.49%

Male

22,624

49.51%

Lawrence County, Indiana Households and Families

Lawrence County, Indiana Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lawrence County, Indiana Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.1%11.9%
All77.5%22.5%
Male76.9%23.1%
Non Family64.9%35.1%
Female59.5%40.5%

77.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lawrence County, Indiana Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,4262.4477.5
Married10,1882.9488.1
Non Family5,4121.264.9
Female2,1933.0759.5
Male6332.9276.9

2.89

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lawrence County, Indiana Households

Lawrence County, Indiana Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0983.44%
9th to 12th Grade2,6118.17%
High School Graduate13,58142.50%
Some College6,43320.13%
Associates Degree3,65211.43%
Bachelors Degree2,9729.30%
Graduate Degree1,6125.04%

Lawrence County, Indiana Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White30,98427,4484,375
Multiple Races37429143
Hispanic34128071
Asian15113284
Other Race13611025
Black111101
Native American303022

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 native american people with a rate of 73.33%.

Lawrence County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,157$38,163$24,492
Less Than High School$17,747$21,809$15,062
High School Grad$26,377$30,920$21,873
Some College$30,151$41,225$24,090
Bachelors Degree$46,113$59,362$38,319
Graduate Degree$59,286$64,167$44,762

$30,157

Average Earnings

$38,163

Average Male

$24,492

Average Female

Lawrence County, Indiana Language

Lawrence County, Indiana Language by Age

Lawrence County, Indiana Language

97.54% of Lawrence County, Indiana residents speak only English, while 2.46% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.17% of the population.

Lawrence County, Indiana Poverty

Lawrence County, Indiana Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White43,0065,24812.20%
Hispanic66328743.29%
Multiple76127836.53%
Other26721279.40%
Black121129.92%

12.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.65%

Male Poverty Rate

14.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lawrence County, Indiana

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lawrence County, Indiana is Other, with 79.40% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lawrence County, Indiana is Black, with 9.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.31%.

Lawrence County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.67%
High School11.00%
Some College9.30%
Bachelors or Greater3.23%

Lawrence County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.03%
Male Unemployed22.03%
Female Employed8.65%
Male Employed5.79%

Lawrence County, Indiana Income

Lawrence County, Indiana Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,044$57,374
Families$56,035$66,118
Married Families$64,600$
Non Families$25,662$33,893

Lawrence County, Indiana Marital Status

Lawrence County, Indiana Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.3%

Male Marriage Rate

54.2%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Lawrence County, Indiana Marital Status by Race

Lawrence County, Indiana Veterans

Lawrence County, Indiana Veterans by War

3,809

Number of Veterans

3,587

Male Veterans

222

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,473
Second Gulf War749
First Gulf War642
Korea368
World War II223

Lawrence County, Indiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74901
35 to 54873
75+836
55 to 64800
18 to 34399

Lawrence County, Indiana Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,72010.80%
Black4028.57%
2 or More214.67%
Asian179.04%
Indian1126.19%
Hispanic71.67%

Lawrence County, Indiana Veterans by Education

5.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lawrence County, Indiana Employment Status

Lawrence County, Indiana Employment by Age

59.7%

Labor Force Participation

56.2%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Lawrence County, Indiana Employment by Race

Lawrence County, Indiana Employment by Education

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%
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