Lawrence County, Alabama Population 2022

Lawrence County, Alabama's estimated population is 32,873 with a growth rate of -0.05% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lawrence County, Alabama is the 36th largest county in Alabama. The 2010 Population was 34,342 and has seen a growth of -4.28% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
183014,9840.00%
184013,313-1,671-11.15%
185015,2581,94514.61%
186013,975-1,283-8.41%
187016,6582,68319.20%
188021,3924,73428.42%
189020,725-667-3.12%
190020,124-601-2.90%
191021,9841,8609.24%
192024,3072,32310.57%
193026,9422,63510.84%
194027,8809383.48%
195027,128-752-2.70%
196024,501-2,627-9.68%
197027,2812,78011.35%
198030,1702,88910.59%
199031,5131,3434.45%
201034,3422,8298.98%
201134,051-291-0.85%
201233,806-245-0.72%
201333,575-231-0.68%
201433,444-131-0.39%
201533,135-309-0.92%
201633,227920.28%
201733,063-164-0.49%
201832,941-122-0.37%
201932,924-17-0.05%
202032,907-17-0.05%
202132,890-17-0.05%
202232,873-17-0.05%
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Lawrence County, Alabama Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White25,79878.25%
Black or African American3,52010.68%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,9675.97%
Asian400.12%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander220.07%
Some Other Race1630.49%
Two or More Races1,4594.43%
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Lawrence County, Alabama Population by Race

Lawrence County, Alabama Population Pyramid 2022

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Lawrence County, Alabama Median Age

42.6


Total

41.8


Male

43.2


Female

Lawrence County, Alabama Adults

There are 25,832 adults, (5,937 of whom are seniors) in Lawrence County, Alabama.

Lawrence County, Alabama Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Lawrence County, Alabama Sex Ratio

Female

17,165

52.06%

Male

15,804

47.94%

Lawrence County, Alabama Population by Age

Lawrence County, Alabama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lawrence County, Alabama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.3%12.7%
All78.4%21.6%
Male73.5%26.5%
Non Family69.4%30.6%
Female58.9%41.1%

78.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lawrence County, Alabama Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,5512.6178.4
Married7,0403.0887.3
Male4653.9173.5
Female1,3983.8358.9
Non Family3,6481.0769.4

3.17

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

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Lawrence County, Alabama Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7447.45%
9th to 12th Grade2,75311.76%
High School Graduate9,28439.67%
Some College4,16317.79%
Associates Degree1,7487.47%
Bachelors Degree2,38510.19%
Graduate Degree1,3245.66%
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Lawrence County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lawrence County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian121212
Native American1,5631,466425
2+ Races774653146
White18,19114,5512,906
Hispanic30716628
Black2,5362,038192
Islander2222
Other Race8583

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

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

Lawrence County, Alabama Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,321$46,498$27,786
Less Than 9th Grade$26,080$34,390$18,927
High School Graduate$35,650$45,687$26,129
Some College$37,694$50,536$25,920
Bachelors Degree$47,057$61,494$45,851
Graduate Degree$51,285$61,856$47,167

$39,321

Average Earnings

$46,498

Average Male

$27,786

Average Female

Lawrence County, Alabama Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lawrence County, Alabama Language by Age

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Lawrence County, Alabama Language

98.05% of Lawrence County, Alabama residents speak only English, while 1.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.73% of the population.

Lawrence County, Alabama Language

Lawrence County, Alabama Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Islander2222100.00%
Hispanic74522329.93%
Multiple1,45934223.44%
Black3,42864918.93%
White25,0244,22916.90%
Native1,961211.07%
OtherNaN%

16.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.92%

Male Poverty Rate

19.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lawrence County, Alabama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lawrence County, Alabama is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lawrence County, Alabama is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.05%.

Lawrence County, Alabama Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade25.11%
High School14.45%
Some College9.67%
Bachelors or Greater4.06%

Lawrence County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.72%
Male Unemployed27.50%
Female Employed7.01%
Female Unemployed21.49%

Lawrence County, Alabama Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lawrence County, Alabama Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,125$61,591
Families$62,734$70,780
Married Families$67,947-
Non Families$24,449$36,931
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Income by Household Type

Lawrence County, Alabama Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.2%

Male Marriage Rate

52.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Lawrence County, Alabama Married by Age and Sex

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Lawrence County, Alabama 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 35-44.

Lawrence County, Alabama Marital Status by Race

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Lawrence County, Alabama Marital Status

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1,669

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War281
First Gulf War289
Vietnam632
Korea239
World War II

Lawrence County, Alabama Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34105
35 to 54239
55 to 64363
65 to 74554
75+408

Lawrence County, Alabama Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2676.26%
Black30010.13%
Native American633.81%
Islander22100.00%
2+ Races172.13%

Lawrence County, Alabama Veterans by Race

Lawrence County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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9.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.72%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lawrence County, Alabama Veterans by Education

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50.7%

Labor Force Participation

48.7%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Lawrence County, Alabama Employment by Age

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Lawrence County, Alabama Employment by Race

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Lawrence County, Alabama 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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83.43%

Born in Lawrence County, Alabama

99.20%

Native Born

0.80%

Foreign Born

0.65%

Non Citizen

0.15%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.20% of Lawrence County, Alabama residents were born in the United States, with 83.43% having been born in Alabama. 0.65% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lawrence County, Alabama Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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