Lawrence County OH Information


Lawrence County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 61,264
Population in Households 60,595
Population in Familes 50,121
Population in Group Qrtrs 669
Population Density2 135
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $42,738
Average Household Income $55,244
Per Capita Income $22,350


Total Housing Units 27,603 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 17,882 (64.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,665 (24.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,056 (11.1%)
Median Home Value $99,584
Average Home Value $140,174


Total Households 24,547
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 16,829
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 -0.23% -0.34%
Households -0.21% -0.33%
Families -0.41% -0.46%
Median Household Income   3.37%
Per Capita Income   3.31%


Lawrence County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lawrence County to the other 88 counties and county equivalents in Ohio 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 # 41 55th
Population Density # 37 59th
Diversity Index # 63 30th
Median Household Income # 79 11th
Per Capita Income # 75 16th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Ohio Census Data Comparison Tool.