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Lawrence County
  • County in Alabama

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade C+
  2. Housing
    grade B+
  3. Nightlife
    grade C
  4. Good for Families
    grade C+
  5. Diversity
    grade B+
  6. Jobs
    grade C
  7. Weather
    grade B
  8. Cost of Living
    grade A
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade C+
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade C+
  11. Commute
    grade C minus

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Lawrence County is located in Alabama with a population of 33,116. In Lawrence County, most residents own their homes. Many families live in Lawrence County and residents tend to be conservative.

About

Population
33,116

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$134,200
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$692
National
$1,268
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    21%
  • Own
    79%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    180.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    30.1
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    60.2
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    782.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    993.1
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    150.5
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    19%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    6%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    10%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    41%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    17%
    national  11%

Working in Lawrence County

Jobs
grade C
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$54,786
National
$75,149

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