Lawrence, Michigan Population 2020

973

Lawrence is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 973, it is the 356th largest city in Michigan and the 10422nd largest city in the United States. Lawrence is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -2.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 996 in 2010. Lawrence reached it's highest population of 994 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Lawrence has a population density of 546 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lawrence is $48,392 with a poverty rate of 26.45%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $502 per month, and the median house value is $71,000. The median age in Lawrence is 33.5 years, 31.9 years for males, and 34.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 113.6 males.

Lawrence Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lawrence was:

  • White: 83.98%
  • Other race: 8.93%
  • Two or more races: 5.54%
  • Black or African American: 1.33%
  • Native American: 0.21%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Lawrence, Michigan is 973, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 973.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 996.

Lawrence, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White81883.98%
Some Other Race878.93%
Two or More Races545.54%
Black or African American131.33%
American Indian and Alaska Native20.21%

Lawrence Population Pyramid 2020

Lawrence Median Age

33.5


Total

31.9


Male

34.3


Female

Lawrence Adults

There are 698 adults, (99 of whom are seniors) in Lawrence.

Lawrence Age Dependency

62.6

Age Dependency Ratio

16.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Lawrence Sex Ratio

Female

456

46.82%

Male

518

53.18%

Lawrence Households and Families

Lawrence Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lawrence Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.4%21.6%
Female61.9%38.1%
All54.7%45.3%
Male46.4%53.6%
Non Family36.4%63.6%

54.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3692.5354.7
Non Family1621.2436.4
Married1163.978.4
Female632.961.9
Male283.5446.4

3.41

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

11.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

3.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lawrence Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade457.32%
9th to 12th Grade6410.41%
High School Graduate24339.51%
Some College11518.70%
Associates Degree416.67%
Bachelors Degree8513.82%
Graduate Degree223.58%

Lawrence Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White46542377
Hispanic1125319
Multiple Races343417
Other Race31114
Black1131
Native American2

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 50.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,229$36,705$24,500
Less Than High School$31,250$40,278$22,143
High School Grad$21,667$25,875$19,063
Some College$27,000$40,750$25,156
Bachelors Degree$37,083$41,111$27,500
Graduate Degree$46,563$56,875$44,167

$28,229

Average Earnings

$36,705

Average Male

$24,500

Average Female

Lawrence Language

Lawrence Language by Age

Lawrence Language

80.07% of Lawrence residents speak only English, while 19.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 18.92% of the population.

Lawrence Poverty

Lawrence Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White69320329.29%
Hispanic2353314.04%
Other871820.69%
Multiple541527.78%
Black13861.54%

26.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.39%

Male Poverty Rate

27.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lawrence

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lawrence is Black, with 61.54% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lawrence is Hispanic, with 14.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 50.71%.

Name Poverty
High School45.27%
Some College27.56%
Less Than High School22.94%
Bachelors or Greater2.80%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed68.75%
Female Unemployed33.33%
Female Employed14.45%
Male Employed7.18%

Lawrence Income

Lawrence Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,216$48,392
Families$50,972$54,093
Married Families$71,875-
Non Families$15,833$36,569

Lawrence Marital Status

Lawrence Marital Status

Marriage Rates

34.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

32.0%

Male Marriage Rate

37.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Lawrence Married by Age and Sex

Lawrence 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 20-34.

Lawrence Marital Status by Race

Lawrence Veterans

40

Number of Veterans

37

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam17
First Gulf War11
Second Gulf War7
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5414
55 to 6412
65 to 749
18 to 345
75+
Name Veterans % of Total
White386.26%
2 or More12.78%
Black17.69%

$Lawrence Veterans by Education

22.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lawrence Employment Status

59.3%

Labor Force Participation

53.6%

Employment Rate

9.7%

Unemployment Rate

Lawrence 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

69.82%

Born in Michigan

92.81%

Native Born

7.19%

Foreign Born

5.03%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.81% of Lawrence residents were born in the United States, with 69.82% having been born in Michigan. 5.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20209730.00%
20199730.00%
2018973-1-0.10%
20179740.00%
2016974-1-0.10%
2015975-4-0.41%
2014979-2-0.20%
2013981-1-0.10%
2012982-9-0.91%
2011991-3-0.30%
20109940.00%