Lawrence County, KY has a population of 15,870 people with a median age of 41.1 and a median household income of $35,016. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Lawrence County, KY grew from 15,821 to 15,870, a 0.31% increase and its median household income declined from $35,935 to $35,016, a 2.56% decrease.
The population of Lawrence County, KY is 97.4% White, 0.9% Two+, and 0.81% Hispanic. 1.75% of the people in Lawrence County, KY speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Lawrence County, KY are Ashland Community and Technical College, with 1,619 graduates, Kentucky Christian University, with 202 graduates, and Bellefonte Academy of Beauty, with 62 graduates.
The median property value in Lawrence County, KY is $82,800, and the homeownership rate is 77.2%. Most people in Lawrence County, KY commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 32.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Lawrence County, KY is 2 cars per household.
Lawrence County, KY is the 72nd most populated county in Kentucky and borders Boyd County, KY; Carter County, KY; Elliott County, KY; Johnson County, KY; Martin County, KY; Morgan County, KY; Wayne County, WV& 2 more.