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Demographics

  Total Population  
N/A
    2013 2014 2015 2016 2017  
  Labor Market Area 288,005 286,786 285,738 283,425 280,710  
  Lawrence County 15,869 15,880 15,893 15,863 15,719  
 Louisa2,4722,4742,4772,473 
  Source: U.S.  Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Annual Estimates.  

  Population by Selected Age Groups, 2017  
    Lawrence County Labor Market Area  
Number Percent Number Percent  
  Under 16 3,317 21.1 51,542 18.4  
  16-24 1,532 9.7 33,653 12.0  
  25-44 3,786 24.1 68,793 24.5  
  45-64 4,396 28.0 74,900 26.7  
  65-84 2,463 15.7 45,918 16.4  
  85 and older 225 1.4 5,904 2.1  
  Median Age 40.9   41.0    
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.  

  Population by Race and Hispanic Origin, 2017  
    Lawrence County Labor Market Area  
Number Percent Number Percent  
  White 15,360 97.7 265,378 94.5  
  Black or African American 52 0.3 8,319 3.0  
  Am. Indian & Alaska Native 29 0.2 737 0.3  
  Asian 35 0.2 1,982 0.7  
  Native Hawaiian & other Pacific Islander 6 0.0 90 0.0  
  Other/Multirace 237 1.5 4,204 1.5  
  Hispanic Origin 168 1.1 3,797 1.4  
  Note: Hispanic is not a race category. A person can be white, black or African American, etc. and be of hispanic origin.
Source: U.S.  Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.
 

  Population Projections  
    2020 2025 2030 2035  
  Lawrence County 15,668 15,378 14,979 14,515  
  Source:  Kentucky State Data Center, University of Louisville.  

  Per Capita Personal Income  
    2011 2016 Pct. Change  
  Lawrence County $26,603 $28,723 8.0 %  
  Kentucky $33,989 $38,926 14.5 %  
  U.S. $41,560 $49,246 18.5 %  
  Labor Market Area Range $19,426- $34,079 $21,737- $38,676    
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis.  

  Households  
    2016 2016  
  Number of Households Persons Per Household Median Household Income  
  Lawrence County 6,142 2.57 $35,016  
  Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census.