Lawrence County, Ohio Population 2020

Lawrence County, Ohio's estimated population is 60,111 with a growth rate of -0.94% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lawrence County, Ohio is the 42nd largest county in Ohio.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201859,866-245-0.41%
201760,111-570-0.94%
201660,681-235-0.39%
201560,916-622-1.01%
201461,538-312-0.50%
201361,850-289-0.47%
201262,139-270-0.43%
201162,409-14-0.02%
201062,4235890.95%
199061,834-2,015-3.16%
198063,8496,98112.28%
197056,8681,4302.58%
196055,4386,32312.87%
195049,1152,4105.16%
194046,7052,1644.86%
193044,5415,00112.65%
192039,540520.13%
191039,488-46-0.12%
190039,534-22-0.06%
189039,5564881.25%
188039,0687,68824.50%
187031,3808,13134.97%
186023,2498,00352.49%
185015,2465,50856.56%
18409,7384,37181.44%
18305,3671,86853.39%
18203,4990.00%

How Many People Live in Lawrence County, Ohio?

60,111

Lawrence County, Ohio Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White57,92095.54%
Black or African American1,2652.09%
Two or More Races1,0631.75%
Asian3270.54%
Some Other Race340.06%
American Indian and Alaska Native130.02%

Lawrence County, Ohio Population Pyramid 2020

Lawrence County, Ohio Median Age

41.6


Total

39.9


Male

43.1


Female

Lawrence County, Ohio Adults

There are 47,157 adults, (11,025 of whom are seniors) in Lawrence County, Ohio.

Lawrence County, Ohio Age Dependency

67.8

Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Lawrence County, Ohio Sex Ratio

Female

30,894

50.96%

Male

29,728

49.04%

Lawrence County, Ohio Households and Families

Lawrence County, Ohio Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lawrence County, Ohio Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.1%15.9%
All71.6%28.4%
Non Family62.7%37.3%
Male60.2%39.8%
Female53.3%46.7%

71.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All23,5402.5571.6
Married11,2333.1684.1
Non Family8,0241.1962.7
Female3,0793.5753.3
Male1,2043.2360.2

3.14

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

6.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lawrence County, Ohio Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4133.32%
9th to 12th Grade4,34210.19%
High School Graduate18,54943.54%
Some College8,02918.85%
Associates Degree4,1619.77%
Bachelors Degree3,8549.05%
Graduate Degree2,2565.30%

Lawrence County, Ohio Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White40,77335,3675,745
Black893826170
Hispanic33818439
Multiple Races30220817
Asian290251139
Other Race34
Native American1313

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 47.93%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,404$38,476$27,457
Less Than High School$25,027$27,738$14,929
High School Grad$27,343$35,864$21,241
Some College$32,457$39,274$29,491
Bachelors Degree$49,727$53,585$46,014
Graduate Degree$52,833$55,833$51,570

$32,404

Average Earnings

$38,476

Average Male

$27,457

Average Female

Lawrence County, Ohio Language

Lawrence County, Ohio Language by Age

Lawrence County, Ohio Language

98.71% of Lawrence County, Ohio residents speak only English, while 1.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.79% of the population.

Lawrence County, Ohio Poverty

Lawrence County, Ohio Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White56,60710,42718.42%
Multiple1,05934132.20%
Black1,22322718.56%
Asian3276820.80%
Hispanic572376.47%

18.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.25%

Male Poverty Rate

20.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lawrence County, Ohio

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lawrence County, Ohio is Multiple, with 32.20% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lawrence County, Ohio is Hispanic, with 6.47% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.21%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.70%
High School18.15%
Some College11.36%
Bachelors or Greater2.75%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed54.65%
Male Unemployed49.84%
Female Employed6.54%
Male Employed4.62%

Lawrence County, Ohio Income

Lawrence County, Ohio Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,372$57,900
Families$59,176$66,929
Married Families$68,586$78,604
Non Families$24,388$38,075

Lawrence County, Ohio Marital Status

Lawrence County, Ohio Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.6%

Male Marriage Rate

46.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Lawrence County, Ohio Married by Age and Sex

Lawrence County, Ohio 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 55-64.

Lawrence County, Ohio Marital Status by Race

Lawrence County, Ohio Veterans

4,229

Number of Veterans

3,991

Male Veterans

238

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,559
First Gulf War698
Second Gulf War519
Korea360
World War II80

$Lawrence County, Ohio Veterans by Education

9.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lawrence County, Ohio Employment Status

53.1%

Labor Force Participation

49.8%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Lawrence County, Ohio 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

40.59%

Born in Ohio

99.20%

Native Born

0.80%

Foreign Born

0.45%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.20% of Lawrence County, Ohio residents were born in the United States, with 40.59% having been born in Ohio. 0.45% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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