Lawrence, Michigan Population 2022

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Lawrence is a city located in Van Buren County Michigan. Lawrence has a 2020 population of 958. Lawrence is currently declining at a rate of -0.31% annually and its population has decreased by -0.62% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 964 in 2010.

The average household income in Lawrence is $53,625 with a poverty rate of 22.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $543 per month, and the median house value is $82,300. The median age in Lawrence is 32.5 years, 31.9 years for males, and 32.9 years for females.

Lawrence Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lawrencewas:

  • White: 78.76%
  • Other race: 13.29%
  • Two or more races: 5.77%
  • Black or African American: 1.63%
  • Native American: 0.54%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Lawrence, Michigan is 958 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 964.

Lawrence, Michigan Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White72378.76%
Black or African American151.63%
American Indian and Alaska Native50.54%
Some Other Race12213.29%
Two or More Races535.77%
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Lawrence Population by Race

Lawrence Population Pyramid 2022

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Lawrence Median Age

31.2


Total

29


Male

32.1


Female

Lawrence Adults

There are 631 adults, (103 of whom are seniors) in Lawrence.

Lawrence Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

19.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Lawrence Sex Ratio

Female

450

49.02%

Male

468

50.98%

Lawrence Population by Age

Lawrence Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lawrence Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married68.8%31.2%
All56.6%43.4%
Female46.9%53.1%
Non Family42.2%57.8%

56.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lawrence Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3202.7556.6
Married1254.0668.8
Male184.11100
Female493.0646.9
Non Family1281.1742.2

3.62

Average Family Size

2.75

Average Household Size

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Lawrence Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade428.14%
9th to 12th Grade5811.24%
High School Graduate18135.08%
Some College8716.86%
Associates Degree346.59%
Bachelors Degree9718.80%
Graduate Degree173.29%
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Lawrence Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lawrence Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races312826
Hispanic1035122
White37433577
Other Race30104
Black15111
Native American53

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 90.32%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 83.87%.

Lawrence Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,333$45,000$24,615
Less Than 9th Grade$31,250$43,929$23,036
High School Graduate$35,481$45,833$
Some College$29,464$45,417$26,875
Bachelors Degree$43,482$44,554$27,500
Graduate Degree$56,250$66,250$

$33,333

Average Earnings

$45,000

Average Male

$24,615

Average Female

Lawrence Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lawrence Language by Age

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Lawrence Language

79.16% of Lawrence residents speak only English, while 20.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 20.00% of the population.

Lawrence Language

Lawrence Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black151493.33%
White63215224.05%
Other25NaN%
Hispanic2444317.62%
Multiple53713.21%

22.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.51%

Male Poverty Rate

25.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lawrence

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lawrence is Black, with 93.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lawrence is Multiple, with 13.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 39.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.76%.

Lawrence Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade9.00%
High School27.62%
Some College25.62%
Bachelors or Greater9.65%

Lawrence Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.67%
Male Unemployed63.64%
Female Employed15.63%
Female Unemployed50.00%

Lawrence Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lawrence Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,833$55,229
Families$65,000$64,150
Married Families$74,886-
Non Families$20,000$36,198
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Income by Household Type

Lawrence Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.8%

Male Marriage Rate

42.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Lawrence Married by Age and Sex

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Lawrence Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Lawrence Marital Status by Race

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Lawrence Marital Status

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39

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War9
First Gulf War9
Vietnam13
Korea
World War II

Lawrence Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 345
35 to 5414
55 to 6412
65 to 748
75+

Lawrence Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White366.81%
Black16.67%
2+ Races26.06%

Lawrence Veterans by Race

Lawrence Veterans by Education

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15.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lawrence Veterans by Education

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64.1%

Labor Force Participation

58.7%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Lawrence Employment by Age

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Lawrence Employment by Race

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Lawrence Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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74.62%

Born in Lawrence

94.34%

Native Born

5.66%

Foreign Born

4.68%

Non Citizen

0.98%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.34% of Lawrence residents were born in the United States, with 74.62% having been born in Michigan. 4.68% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lawrence Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20109960.00%
2011993-3-0.30%
2012990-3-0.30%
2013987-3-0.30%
2014984-3-0.30%
2015981-3-0.30%
2016978-3-0.31%
2017975-3-0.31%
2018972-3-0.31%
2019969-3-0.31%
2020964-5-0.52%
2021961-3-0.31%
2022958-3-0.31%

Lawrence Population by Year