Lawrence County PA Information


Lawrence County Subdivisions

Lawrence County PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 88,918
Daytime Population: Workers 33,493
Daytime Population: Residents 49,679
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 83,172
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 86,831
Population in Familes 70,745
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,087
Population Density2 248
Diversity Index3 16


Median Household Income $46,995
Average Household Income $62,230
Per Capita Income $25,777


Total Housing Units 40,975 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 26,752 (65.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,709 (23.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,514 (11.0%)
Median Home Value $110,079
Average Home Value $138,726


Total Households 36,461
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 24,224
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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 -0.34% -0.48%
Households -0.25% -0.45%
Families -0.35% -0.52%
Median Household Income   1.75%
Per Capita Income   2.87%


Lawrence County PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lawrence County to the other 67 counties and county equivalents in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 33 52nd
Population Density # 21 70th
Diversity Index # 36 48th
Median Household Income # 46 33rd
Per Capita Income # 38 45th

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