Lawrence County MO Information

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Lawrence County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 39,454
Population in Households 38,895
Population in Familes 32,148
Population in Group Qrtrs 559
Population Density1 65
Diversity Index2 27
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $40,562
Average Household Income $53,558
Per Capita Income $20,552

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 16,821 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,765 (64.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,189 (24.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,867 (11.1%)
Median Home Value $112,943
Average Home Value $144,387
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 14,954
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 10,366
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.25% 0.3%
Households 0.07% 0.21%
Families -0.05% 0.13%
Median Household Income   0.91%
Per Capita Income   1.55%

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Lawrence County MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lawrence County to the other 115 counties and county equivalents in Missouri 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 # 30 75th
Population Density # 30 75th
Diversity Index # 25 79th
Median Household Income # 70 40th
Per Capita Income # 98 16th

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