Lawrenceville, Illinois Population 2024

4,167

Lawrenceville is a city located in Lawrence County Illinois. Lawrenceville has a 2024 population of 4,167. It is also the county seat of Lawrence County.Lawrenceville is currently declining at a rate of -0.5% annually and its population has decreased by -0.24% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,177 in 2020.

The average household income in Lawrenceville is $57,506 with a poverty rate of 15.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Lawrenceville is 37.5 years, 35.2 years for males, and 40.6 years for females.

Lawrenceville Demographics

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

  • White: 84.96%
  • Two or more races: 8.19%
  • Black or African American: 4.8%
  • Asian: 1.33%
  • Other race: 0.71%
  • Native American:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
Land Area (mi²)
2.2 sq mi
Density (mi²)
1,926.0/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-0.24% (-10)
The current population of Lawrenceville, Illinois is 4,167 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,177.

Lawrenceville, Illinois Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White3,57784.96%
Two or more races3458.19%
Black or African American2024.8%
Asian561.33%
Other race300.71%
Native American
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
showing: 7 rows

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Asian

Other race

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Lawrenceville Population by Race

Lawrenceville Population Pyramid 2024

Lawrenceville Median Age

37.5

Total

35.2

Male

40.6

Female

Lawrenceville Adults

There are 3,339 adults, (840 of whom are seniors) in Lawrenceville.

Lawrenceville Age Dependency

68.5

Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Lawrenceville Sex Ratio

Female1,98047.03%
Male2,23052.97%

Lawrenceville Population by Age

Lawrenceville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1,6622.4760.839.2
Non Family7661.1961.238.8
Married6083.5675.324.7
Female2093.6728.771.3
Male793.3429.170.9
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3.39

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

60.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Lawrenceville Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Lawrenceville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lawrenceville Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 18.74%.

Lawrenceville Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$34,992

Average Earnings

$36,268

Average Male

$29,821

Average Female

Lawrenceville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lawrenceville Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Lawrenceville Language

97.05% of Lawrenceville residents speak only English, while 2.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.52% of the population.

Lawrenceville Language

Lawrenceville Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White3,40549914.65%
Black1977940.1%
Multiple3453710.72%
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15.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.4%

Male Poverty Rate

19.49%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lawrenceville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lawrenceville is Black, with 40.1% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lawrenceville is Multiple, with 10.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.23%.

Lawrenceville Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Some College15.75%
High School10.79%
Less Than 9th Grade7.27%
Bachelors or Greater2.2%
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Lawrenceville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed63.41%
Female Employed11.24%
Male Employed4.38%
Female Unemployed
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Lawrenceville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lawrenceville Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Lawrenceville Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

41.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.8%

Male Marriage Rate

38.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Lawrenceville Married by Age and Sex

male

female

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

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Lawrenceville Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

238

Number of Veterans

228

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

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Lawrenceville Veterans by War

count

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Lawrenceville Veterans by Age

count

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Lawrenceville Veterans by Race

Lawrenceville Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

14.16%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lawrenceville Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

50.9%

Labor Force Participation

47.4%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Lawrenceville Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Lawrenceville Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Lawrenceville Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

48.5%

Born in Lawrenceville

98.67%

Native Born

1.33%

Foreign Born

0.55%

Non Citizen

0.78%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.67% of Lawrenceville residents were born in the United States, with 48.5% having been born in Illinois. 0.55% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Lawrenceville Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20294,062-21-0.51%
20284,083-21-0.51%
20274,104-21-0.51%
20264,125-21-0.51%
20254,146-21-0.5%
20244,167-21-0.5%
20234,188-21-0.5%
20224,209-21-0.5%
20214,230531.27%
20204,177-218-4.96%
20194,39540.09%
20184,391-16-0.36%
20174,407
20164,407-1-0.02%
20154,408250.57%
20144,383
20134,383180.41%
20124,365-48-1.09%
20114,413-20-0.45%
20104,433-312-6.58%
20004,745-152-3.1%
19904,897-755-13.36%
19805,652-211-3.6%
19705,8633716.76%
19605,492-836-13.21%
19506,3281151.85%
19406,213-90-1.43%
19306,3031,22324.07%
19205,0801,84557.03%
19103,235
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Lawrenceville Population by Year