Lawrence County, Ohio Population 2018

Lawrence County, Ohio's estimated population is 60,249 with a growth rate of -0.79% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lawrence County, Ohio is the 42nd largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201761,0578081.34%
201760,249-480-0.79%
201660,729-192-0.32%
201560,921-617-1.00%
201461,538-309-0.50%
201361,847-292-0.47%
201262,139-270-0.43%
201162,409-14-0.02%
201062,4235890.95%
199061,834-2,015-3.16%
198063,8496,98112.28%
197056,8681,4302.58%
196055,4386,32312.87%
195049,1152,4105.16%
194046,7052,1644.86%
193044,5415,00112.65%
192039,540520.13%
191039,488-46-0.12%
190039,534-22-0.06%
189039,5564881.25%
188039,0687,68824.50%
187031,3808,13134.97%
186023,2498,00352.49%
185015,2465,50856.56%
18409,7384,37181.44%
18305,3671,86853.39%
18203,4990.00%

Lawrence County, Ohio Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White58,250
Two or More Races1,248
Black or African American1,179
Asian319
Some Other Race49
American Indian and Alaska Native12

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

Lawrence County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,5002,000 Male Population5001,0001,5002,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Lawrence County, Ohio Median Age

41.5


Total

39.4


Male

42.8


Female

Lawrence County, Ohio Adults

There are 47,402 adults, (10,906 of whom are seniors) in Lawrence County, Ohio.

Lawrence County, Ohio Age Dependency

67.3

Age Dependency Ratio

29.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Lawrence County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

31,080

50.90%

Male

29,977

49.10%

Lawrence County, Ohio Households and Families

Lawrence County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Lawrence County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.2%15.8%
All71.8%28.2%
Male63.2%36.8%
Non Family60.6%39.4%
Female57.5%42.5%

71.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lawrence County, Ohio Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All23,7312.5471.8
Married11,5333.1584.2
Non Family7,9781.260.6
Female3,1073.5557.5
Male1,1133.163.2

3.13

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lawrence County, Ohio Households

Lawrence County, Ohio Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4563.41%
9th to 12th Grade4,57310.71%
High School Graduate18,08242.33%
Some College8,20319.20%
Associates Degree4,2239.89%
Bachelors Degree3,8609.04%
Graduate Degree2,3185.43%

Lawrence County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White40,89735,1885,847
Black771740146
Multiple Races4492799
Hispanic35924245
Asian270225131
Other Race49
Native American1212

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 48.52%.

Lawrence County, Ohio Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,834$40,511$27,264
Less Than High School$22,348$25,926$13,946
High School Grad$29,417$38,259$21,275
Some College$32,306$40,795$27,999
Bachelors Degree$48,377$51,563$41,639
Graduate Degree$53,771$57,857$51,318

$32,834

Average Earnings

$40,511

Average Male

$27,264

Average Female

Lawrence County, Ohio Language

Lawrence County, Ohio Language by Age

Lawrence County, Ohio Language

98.51% of Lawrence County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 1.49% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.92% of the population.

Lawrence County, Ohio Poverty

Lawrence County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White57,06710,54418.48%
Black1,14130226.47%
Multiple1,24728222.61%
Hispanic561498.73%
Asian3194815.05%

18.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.99%

Male Poverty Rate

20.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lawrence County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lawrence County, Ohio is Black, with 26.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lawrence County, Ohio is Hispanic, with 8.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.03%.

Lawrence County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.42%
High School17.70%
Some College11.27%
Bachelors or Greater2.29%

Lawrence County, Ohio Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed55.87%
Female Unemployed47.29%
Female Employed6.12%
Male Employed5.55%

Lawrence County, Ohio Income

Lawrence County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,466$55,953
Families$59,642$65,881
Married Families$66,941$76,171
Non Families$23,877$34,330

Lawrence County, Ohio Marital Status

Lawrence County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.1%

Male Marriage Rate

47.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Lawrence County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Lawrence County, Ohio 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, Ohio Marital Status by Race


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

Lawrence County, Ohio Veterans

Lawrence County, Ohio Veterans by War

4,270

Number of Veterans

4,088

Male Veterans

182

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,600
First Gulf War750
Second Gulf War478
Korea376
World War II80

Lawrence County, Ohio Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,259
35 to 541,068
75+886
55 to 64796
18 to 34261

Lawrence County, Ohio Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,1559.11%
Black536.00%
Asian3713.21%
2 or More254.37%
Hispanic92.49%

Lawrence County, Ohio Veterans by Education

10.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lawrence County, Ohio Employment Status

Lawrence County, Ohio Employment by Age

53.5%

Labor Force Participation

50%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Lawrence County, Ohio Employment by Race

Lawrence County, Ohio Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lawrence County, Ohio

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ironton1112910891-238-2.14%
South Point39583938-20-0.51%
Coal Grove21652141-24-1.11%
Chesapeake745725-20-2.68%
Proctorville574556-18-3.14%
Athalia373369-4-1.07%
Hanging Rock221218-3-1.36%
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