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Lawrence County Statistics

Facts

Land area430.7 square miles
Population Density30 persons per square mile.

Population

Population (2013)12,514
Population change-3.2%
Under 5 years of age6.7%
Under 1824.2%
65 and over15.7%
Females50.8%
White67.4
Hispanic or Latino of any race2.3
Asian0.3%
Two or more races0.8%
Black or African American31.2%
Native American0.3%
Pacific Islander0%
Had graduated from high school82%
Had a bachelor degree or higher12.9%
Veterans1,067

Households and Housing

Households4,830
Persons per household2.6
Living in the same house for one year or more94.1%
Median household income$38,393
The Per capita income$20,655
Live below the poverty line18.8%
Housing units5,989
Multi-unit structures4%
The median value of owner-occupied housing$79,600
Residents owning their homes80%

Business Facts

Total number of firms1,081
Women-owned firms17.3%
Asian-owned firms0%
Hispanic-owned firms0%
Black-owned firms0%
Native American-owned firms0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms0%
Retail sales$46,762
Retail sales per capita$3,530
Manufacturers shipments$0
Merchant wholesaler sales$0
Source US Census Data