Lawrence County, Kentucky Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Lawrence County is 15,783, a change of -0.42% when compared to 2014. With an area of 415.60 square miles, this works out to a population density of 37.98 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 5,956, with an average household size of 2.63.
Lawrence County's 2018 unemployment rate was 9.06%.
The average household income in Lawrence County for 2018 was $46,305, while the median was $31,813.

Lawrence County Population Trends

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Lawrence County Age Grouping

Lawrence County Ethnicity Mix

Lawrence County Fertility Rate

158 estimated births

Lawrence County Household Characteristics

Lawrence County Median Age over Time

Lawrence County Households with Children by Age

Lawrence County Median Household Income

Lawrence County Educational Attainment

Lawrence County Unemployment Rate

Type of Housing

Lawrence County Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $957

Lawrence County Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $566

Lawrence County Average Commute

Lawrence County Primary Transportation

Lawrence County Gender Mix

Lawrence County Field of Employment

Lawrence County Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Lawrence County, Kentucky 15,850
2015 Lawrence County, Kentucky 15,821
2016 Lawrence County, Kentucky 15,870
2017 Lawrence County, Kentucky 15,844
2018 Lawrence County, Kentucky 15,783