Living in Lawrence, IN

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Lawrence SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
9.5
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
6

Lawrence, IN Crime Report

1,293
Total Crimes
2,633.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
2.55%
Above National Average

Lawrence, IN Cost Of Living

90
Lawrence's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Lawrence, Indiana Info Snack

Lawrence is a city in Marion County, Indiana, United States. It is one of four "excluded cities" in Marion County. The city is home to Fort Benjamin Harrison within Fort Harrison State Park. The population was 46,001 at the 2010 census. The city is also adjacent to the east side of Indianapolis.
Population
48,405
Unemployment
7.7%
Poverty
17.0%
Median Home
$141,300
Median Income
$52,048
Median Rent
$874

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Rankings for Lawrence in Indiana

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Map Of Lawrence, IN

Population over time in Lawrence

Year Population % Change
2017 48,405 0.7%
2016 48,081 1.4%
2015 47,415 0.6%
2014 47,120 0.7%
2013 46,796 1.1%
2012 46,304 1.1%
2011 45,779 1.4%
2010 45,145 1.6%
2009 44,424 -
Crime/100k Lawrence IN USA
Violent Crime 427.8 382.3 368.9
Murder 10.2 6.5 5.0
Robbery 177.2 88.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 209.8 251.6 246.8
Property Crime 2206.0 2179.3 2199.5
Burglary 376.8 377.6 376.0
Larceny 1535.9 1572.7 1594.6
Car Theft 293.3 229.1 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Lawrence

White
53.7% (26,016)
African American
27.6% (13,363)
American Indian
0.2% (90)
Asian
1.3% (634)
Hawaiian
0.0% (18)
Other
0.2% (96)
Two Or More
3.7% (1,787)
Hispanic
13.2% (6,401)
Race Lawrence IN USA
White 53.7% 79.5% 61.1%
African American 27.6% 9.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.3% 2.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.7% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 13.2% 6.8% 17.8%

Household Income For Lawrence, Indiana

Less than $10,000
8.1% (392,306)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.0% (145,645)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.0% (531,538)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.9% (477,021)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.2% (783,544)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.9% (770,717)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.6% (561,201)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.5% (749,872)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.8% (281,937)
$200,000 or more
3.0% (146,714)
Income Lawrence IN USA
Less than $10,000 8.1% 6.3% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.0% 4.6% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.0% 10.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.9% 10.5% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.2% 14.3% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.9% 19.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.6% 13.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.5% 13.3% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.8% 4.4% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.0% 3.8% 7.0%

Gender in Lawrence

Female
52.0% (25,156)
Male
48.0% (23,249)
Gender Lawrence IN USA
Female 52.0% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 48.0% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lawrence for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (2,904)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (3,872)
High School / GED
25.0% (12,101)
Some College
20.0% (9,681)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (3,872)
Bachelor's Degree
23.0% (11,133)
Master's Degree
8.0% (3,872)
Professional Degree
2.0% (968)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Lawrence IN USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 20.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 23.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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