Lawrenceburg is a city located in Anderson County Kentucky. It is also the county seat of Anderson County. With a 2020 population of 11,972, it is the 37th largest city in Kentucky and the 3570th largest city in the United States. Lawrenceburg is currently growing at a rate of 1.03% annually and its population has increased by 2.08% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,728 in 2020. Spanning over 6 miles, Lawrenceburg has a population density of 1,988 people per square mile.
The average household income in Lawrenceburg is $58,782 with a poverty rate of 16.57%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $722 per month, and the median house value is $142,100. The median age in Lawrenceburg is 36 years, 33.4 years for males, and 39.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lawrenceburgwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 43.33%.
98.62% of Lawrenceburg residents speak only English, while 1.38% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.13% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Lawrenceburg is Black, with 36.78% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Lawrenceburg is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.86%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.15%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Lawrenceburg
98.94% of Lawrenceburg residents were born in the United States, with 83.52% having been born in Kentucky. 0.65% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.