Lawrence County, Illinois's estimated population is with a growth rate of -1.02% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lawrence County, Illinois is the 72nd largest county in Illinois. The 2010 population was and has seen a growth of -11.07% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 90.85%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 16.67%.
95.77% of Lawrence County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 4.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.39% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Lawrence County, Illinois is Native, with 85.71% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Lawrence County, Illinois is Hispanic, with 2.86% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.25%.
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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 45-54.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Lawrence County, Illinois
98.71% of Lawrence County, Illinois residents were born in the United States, with 60.73% having been born in Illinois. 1.02% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.