Lawrence County AL Information


Lawrence County Subdivisions

Lawrence County AL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 33,780
Population in Households 33,551
Population in Familes 28,662
Population in Group Qrtrs 229
Population Density1 49
Diversity Index2 41


Median Household Income $45,464
Average Household Income $57,301
Per Capita Income $23,042


Total Housing Units 15,229 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,967 (72.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,541 (16.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,721 (11.3%)
Median Home Value $117,170
Average Home Value $141,903


Total Households 13,508
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 9,724
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.2% -0.29%
Households -0.13% -0.25%
Families -0.32% -0.37%
Median Household Income   2.79%
Per Capita Income   2.93%


Lawrence County AL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lawrence County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Alabama by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 35 49th
Population Density # 34 51st
Diversity Index # 45 34th
Median Household Income # 15 79th
Per Capita Income # 24 66th

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