Lawrenceville, Georgia Population 2020

30,249

Lawrenceville is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 30,249, it is the 37th largest city in Georgia and the 1276th largest city in the United States. Lawrenceville is currently growing at a rate of 0.76% annually and its population has increased by 5.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 28,546 in 2010. Spanning over 14 miles, Lawrenceville has a population density of 2,222 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lawrenceville is $64,695 with a poverty rate of 21.49%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $982 per month, and the median house value is $162,200. The median age in Lawrenceville is 34.4 years, 32.5 years for males, and 36 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.7 males.

Lawrenceville Demographics

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

  • White: 45.45%
  • Black or African American: 34.73%
  • Other race: 9.74%
  • Asian: 5.95%
  • Two or more races: 3.96%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.11%
  • Native American: 0.06%
The current population of Lawrenceville, Georgia is 30,249, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 29,795.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 28,546.

Lawrenceville, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,36445.45%
Black or African American10,21034.73%
Some Other Race2,8639.74%
Asian1,7485.95%
Two or More Races1,1653.96%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander330.11%
American Indian and Alaska Native180.06%

Lawrenceville Population Pyramid 2020

Lawrenceville Median Age

34.4


Total

32.5


Male

36


Female

Lawrenceville Adults

There are 21,738 adults, (3,686 of whom are seniors) in Lawrenceville.

Lawrenceville Age Dependency

62.9

Age Dependency Ratio

20.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Lawrenceville Sex Ratio

Female

14,726

50.09%

Male

14,675

49.91%

Lawrenceville Households and Families

Lawrenceville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lawrenceville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married67.3%32.7%
All49.2%50.8%
Female39.4%60.6%
Male37.7%62.3%
Non Family34.1%65.9%

49.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,3772.849.2
Married4,3733.667.3
Non Family3,7531.2434.1
Female1,8643.9339.4
Male3873.437.7

3.57

Average Family Size

2.8

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lawrenceville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5768.47%
9th to 12th Grade1,4177.62%
High School Graduate5,35428.78%
Some College4,56524.54%
Associates Degree1,5868.53%
Bachelors Degree2,51013.49%
Graduate Degree1,5968.58%

Lawrenceville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,5836,8401,936
Black6,1365,4561,263
Hispanic3,7892,290435
Other Race1,29476298
Asian1,189838408
Multiple Races571546149
Islander3333
Native American99

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 asian people with a rate of 34.31%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,013$36,395$27,149
Less Than High School$26,060$35,553$17,992
High School Grad$27,178$30,296$25,995
Some College$31,779$36,375$29,343
Bachelors Degree$46,651$54,459$32,623
Graduate Degree$68,672$86,132$50,688

$32,013

Average Earnings

$36,395

Average Male

$27,149

Average Female

Lawrenceville Language

Lawrenceville Language by Age

Lawrenceville Language

62.09% of Lawrenceville residents speak only English, while 37.91% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 24.79% of the population.

Lawrenceville Poverty

Lawrenceville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black10,1612,36023.23%
Hispanic7,3542,27230.89%
White9,6991,31813.59%
Other2,8631,13539.64%
Multiple1,16527523.61%
Asian1,7481377.84%
Native18950.00%

21.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.78%

Male Poverty Rate

24.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lawrenceville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lawrenceville is Native, with 50.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lawrenceville is Asian, with 7.84% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.73%.

Name Poverty
High School19.12%
Less Than High School17.29%
Some College13.44%
Bachelors or Greater8.29%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed57.01%
Male Unemployed36.96%
Female Employed11.99%
Male Employed10.14%

Lawrenceville Income

Lawrenceville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,169$64,695
Families$54,125$72,545
Married Families$66,250-
Non Families$29,368$46,771

Lawrenceville Marital Status

Lawrenceville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.0%

Male Marriage Rate

41.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Lawrenceville Married by Age and Sex

Lawrenceville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Lawrenceville Marital Status by Race

Lawrenceville Veterans

1,429

Number of Veterans

1,372

Male Veterans

57

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam372
Second Gulf War241
First Gulf War234
Korea192
World War II60
Name Veterans % of Total
White9789.18%
Black2403.24%
2 or More12820.92%
Hispanic801.68%
Asian604.37%
Other231.40%

$Lawrenceville Veterans by Education

8.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lawrenceville Employment Status

66.2%

Labor Force Participation

61.7%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Lawrenceville 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

34.91%

Born in Georgia

74.08%

Native Born

25.92%

Foreign Born

15.02%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

74.08% of Lawrenceville residents were born in the United States, with 34.91% having been born in Georgia. 15.02% 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
202030,2492270.76%
201930,0222270.76%
201829,795540.18%
201729,7412270.77%
201629,5143441.18%
201529,1703631.26%
201428,8073021.06%
201328,5053881.38%
201228,1174261.54%
201127,6913731.37%
201027,3184,9212.01%
200022,3975,5492.89%
199016,8487,9206.56%
19808,9283,8135.73%
19705,1151,3113.01%
19603,8048722.64%
19502,9327322.91%
19402,2001,6003.30%
19006000.00%