Lawrence County PA Information


Lawrence County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 88,566
Population in Households 86,479
Population in Familes 70,064
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,087
Population Density2 247
Diversity Index3 16


Median Household Income $47,988
Average Household Income $63,513
Per Capita Income $26,247


Total Housing Units 40,975 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 27,009 (65.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,228 (22.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,738 (11.6%)
Median Home Value $113,007
Average Home Value $142,991


Total Households 36,237
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 23,959
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 -0.29% -0.47%
Families -0.44% -0.56%
Median Household Income   2.44%
Per Capita Income   2.74%


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, 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 # 33 52nd
Population Density # 22 69th
Diversity Index # 37 46th
Median Household Income # 46 34th
Per Capita Income # 38 45th

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