Lawrence County, Indiana Population 2018

Lawrence County, Indiana's estimated population is 45,666 with a growth rate of 0.20% 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
201745,66930.01%
201745,666910.20%
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
White44,113
Two or More Races711
Some Other Race277
American Indian and Alaska Native208
Asian191
Black or African American148
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander21

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

Lawrence County, Indiana 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, 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

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

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

Lawrence County, Indiana Households by Type

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 Households

Lawrence County, Indiana Education

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

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Lawrence County, Indiana Earnings by Educational Attainment

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 largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, 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%.

Lawrence County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.42%
High School9.72%
Some College8.36%
Bachelors or Greater5.42%

Lawrence County, Indiana Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Lawrence County, Indiana Marital Status by Race


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

Lawrence County, Indiana Veterans

Lawrence County, Indiana Veterans by War

3,802

Number of Veterans

3,548

Male Veterans

254

Female Veterans

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

Lawrence County, Indiana Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,050
65 to 74873
75+849
55 to 64677
18 to 34353

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

Lawrence County, Indiana Employment by Age

59.1%

Labor Force Participation

56%

Employment Rate

5.2%

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