Lawrenceville, Illinois Population 2021

4,415
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Lawrenceville is a city located in Lawrence County Illinois. It is also the county seat of Lawrence County. With a 2020 population of 4,415, it is the 351st largest city in Illinois and the 5125th largest city in the United States . Lawrenceville is currently growing at a rate of 0.18% annually and its population has increased by 1.54% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,348 in 2010. Lawrenceville reached it's highest population of 6,328 in 1950. Spanning over 2 miles, Lawrenceville has a population density of 2,041 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lawrenceville is $54,842 with a poverty rate of 25.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $691 per month, and the median house value is $73,500. The median age in Lawrenceville is 42.8 years, 41.3 years for males, and 44.4 years for females.

Lawrenceville Demographics

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

  • White: 93.18%
  • Native American: 1.51%
  • Asian: 1.42%
  • Other race: 1.42%
  • Two or more races: 1.42%
  • Black or African American: 1.06%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Lawrenceville, Illinois is 4,415 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,391.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,348.

Lawrenceville, Illinois Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,88193.18%
American Indian and Alaska Native631.51%
Two or More Races591.42%
Some Other Race591.42%
Asian591.42%
Black or African American441.06%
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Lawrenceville Population by Race

Lawrenceville Population Pyramid $2021

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Lawrenceville Median Age

42.8


Total

41.3


Male

44.4


Female

Lawrenceville Adults

There are 3,378 adults, (833 of whom are seniors) in Lawrenceville.

Lawrenceville Age Dependency

63.7

Age Dependency Ratio

32.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Lawrenceville Sex Ratio

Female

2,074

49.80%

Male

2,091

50.20%

Lawrenceville Population by Age

Lawrenceville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lawrenceville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.6%21.4%
Male71.4%28.6%
All64.9%35.1%
Non Family55.6%44.4%
Female46.8%53.2%

64.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lawrenceville Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,9562.0664.9
Non Family8381.1555.6
Married8302.6978.6
Female2183.0146.8
Male702.4971.4

2.61

Average Family Size

2.06

Average Household Size

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Lawrenceville Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1535.13%
9th to 12th Grade2398.01%
High School Graduate97732.74%
Some College65722.02%
Associates Degree46915.72%
Bachelors Degree32510.89%
Graduate Degree1645.50%
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Lawrenceville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lawrenceville Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,7222,373444
Hispanic7734
2+ Races5959
Asian5959
Native American454545
Other Race4212
Black1010

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Lawrenceville Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,557$41,734$26,354
Less Than 9th Grade$32,167$32,333$29,722
High School Graduate$24,777$29,643$23,580
Some College$25,969$37,000$20,729
Bachelors Degree$53,393$61,413$44,375
Graduate Degree$60,536$100,391$59,226

$31,557

Average Earnings

$41,734

Average Male

$26,354

Average Female

Lawrenceville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lawrenceville Language by Age

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Lawrenceville Language

93.52% of Lawrenceville residents speak only English, while 6.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.78% of the population.

Lawrenceville Language

Lawrenceville Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,66284323.02%
Hispanic1056561.90%
Native6363100.00%
Other594779.66%
Black402255.00%
Multiple592135.59%

25.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.11%

Male Poverty Rate

26.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lawrenceville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lawrenceville is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lawrenceville is White, with 23.02% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.62%.

Lawrenceville Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School29.46%
Less Than 9th Grade25.86%
Some College14.44%
Bachelors or Greater13.29%

Lawrenceville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed95.16%
Female Employed13.14%
Male Employed10.64%

Lawrenceville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lawrenceville Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$40,438$54,842
Families$48,654$61,875
Married Families$63,750-
Non Families$25,667$38,793
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Income by Household Type

Lawrenceville Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.8%

Male Marriage Rate

45.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Lawrenceville Married by Age and Sex

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Lawrenceville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Lawrenceville Marital Status by Race

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Lawrenceville Marital Status

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236

Number of Veterans

230

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam72
Second Gulf War46
Korea31
First Gulf War17
World War II13

Lawrenceville Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6479
75+70
65 to 7437
35 to 5436
18 to 3414

Lawrenceville Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2066.58%
2+ Races2440.68%
Black627.27%

Lawrenceville Veterans by Race

Lawrenceville Veterans by Education

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10.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lawrenceville Veterans by Education

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54.7%

Labor Force Participation

52.9%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Lawrenceville Employment by Age

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Lawrenceville Employment by Race

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Lawrenceville 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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49.29%

Born in Lawrenceville

97.05%

Native Born

2.95%

Foreign Born

0.98%

Non Citizen

1.97%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.05% of Lawrenceville residents were born in the United States, with 49.29% having been born in Illinois. 0.98% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Lawrenceville Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,41580.18%
20204,40780.18%
20194,39980.18%
20184,391-16-0.36%
20174,407-1-0.02%
20164,40820.05%
20154,406280.64%
20144,378-3-0.07%
20134,381200.46%
20124,361-49-1.11%
20114,410-19-0.43%
20104,429-316-0.69%
20004,745-152-0.31%
19904,897-755-1.42%
19805,652-211-0.37%
19705,8633710.66%
19605,492-836-1.41%
19506,3281150.18%
19406,213-90-0.14%
19306,3031,2232.18%
19205,0801,8454.62%
19103,2350.00%

Lawrenceville Population by Year