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Demographics Analysis

The people of Lawrence County, Illinois give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Lawrence County, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 408

5 to 9 years : 472

10 to 14 years : 411

15 to 17 years : 309

18 and 19 years : 312

20 years : 127

21 years : 290

22 to 24 years : 468

25 to 29 years : 819

30 to 34 years : 625

35 to 39 years : 787

40 to 44 years : 671

45 to 49 years : 661

50 to 54 years : 592

55 to 59 years : 426

60 and 61 years : 112

62 to 64 years : 305

65 and 66 years : 106

67 to 69 years : 131

70 to 74 years : 328

75 to 79 years : 201

80 to 84 years : 161

85 years and over : 203

Female:

Under 5 years : 395

5 to 9 years : 436

10 to 14 years : 425

15 to 17 years : 281

18 and 19 years : 145

20 years : 73

21 years : 126

22 to 24 years : 220

25 to 29 years : 468

30 to 34 years : 471

35 to 39 years : 479

40 to 44 years : 393

45 to 49 years : 576

50 to 54 years : 538

55 to 59 years : 397

60 and 61 years : 269

62 to 64 years : 227

65 and 66 years : 192

67 to 69 years : 185

70 to 74 years : 327

75 to 79 years : 300

80 to 84 years : 264

85 years and over : 438


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Lawrence County, Illinois)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 6,627

Multiple ancestry : 2,427

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 89

Ancestry not reported : 7,407


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Lawrence County, Illinois)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 16,214

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 102

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 46

Not a U.S. citizen : 188


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Lawrence County, Illinois)

Total:

Under 5 years : 803

5 to 17 years : 2,334

18 to 24 years : 1,761

25 to 34 years : 2,383

35 to 44 years : 2,330

45 to 54 years : 2,367

55 to 59 years : 823

60 and 61 years : 381

62 to 64 years : 532

65 to 74 years : 1,269

75 years and over : 1,567

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 405

5 to 17 years : 1,695

18 to 24 years : 1,262

25 to 34 years : 1,870

35 to 44 years : 1,523

45 to 54 years : 1,489

55 to 59 years : 362

60 and 61 years : 260

62 to 64 years : 344

65 to 74 years : 901

75 years and over : 1,257

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 398

5 to 17 years : 618

18 to 24 years : 394

25 to 34 years : 421

35 to 44 years : 775

45 to 54 years : 856

55 to 59 years : 461

60 and 61 years : 121

62 to 64 years : 166

65 to 74 years : 326

75 years and over : 310

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 21

18 to 24 years : 17

25 to 34 years : 48

35 to 44 years : 16

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 88

25 to 34 years : 44

35 to 44 years : 16

45 to 54 years : 22

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 22

65 to 74 years : 42

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Lawrence County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 6,339

Female : 5,029

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 2,373

Female : 2,473

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 49

Female : 53

Foreign born:

Male : 164

Female : 70


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Lawrence County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 9,914

Born in other state in the United States : 4,675

Native: born outside the United States : 54

Foreign born : 124


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Lawrence County, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 2,837

Now married, except separated : 4,603

Divorced : 1,004

Separated : 208

Widowed : 1,042

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 793

Now married, except separated : 2,341

Divorced : 512

Separated : 45

Widowed : 303

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 65

Now married, except separated : 5

Divorced : 11

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 121

Now married, except separated : 102

Divorced : 11

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Lawrence County, Illinois)

Speak only English : 15,135

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 337

Speak English less than "very well" : 161

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 26

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 27

Speak English less than "very well" : 29

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 22


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Lawrence County, Illinois

  • German: 2,587   (23.1%)
  • United States Or American: 2,342   (20.9%)
  • English: 1,947   (17.4%)
  • Irish: 1,401   (12.5%)
  • Other Groups: 902   (8.1%)
  • Dutch: 452   (4.0%)
  • French (except Basque): 433   (3.9%)
  • Scotch-irish: 205   (1.8%)
  • Scottish: 159   (1.4%)
  • Italian: 137   (1.2%)
  • Welsh: 109   (1.0%)
  • Swedish: 104   (0.9%)
  • Swiss: 58   (0.5%)
  • Polish: 47   (0.4%)
  • Norwegian: 46   (0.4%)
  • European: 44   (0.4%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 38   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 29   (0.3%)
  • Hungarian: 28   (0.3%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 25   (0.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 17   (0.2%)
  • French Canadian: 17   (0.2%)
  • British: 10   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 7   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 6   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 6   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Russian: 5   (0.0%)
  • Ukrainian: 5   (0.0%)
  • Slovene: 5   (0.0%)
  • Croatian: 5   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Lawrence County, Illinois is 16,550



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Lawrence County, Illinois: 8,925
Female Population in Lawrence County, Illinois: 7,625


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Lawrence County, Illinois: 36.6
Median Female Resident Age in Lawrence County, Illinois: 43.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Lawrence County, Illinois


White


Both sexes

41.8

Male

39.8

Female

44.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

32.0

Male

31.8

Female

51.7

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

41.5

Male

32.3

Female

51.5

Asian


Both sexes

31.5

Male

30.5

Female

37.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

56.5

Male

70.5

Female

42.5

Other


Both sexes

29.2

Male

29.2

Female

26.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

21.6

Male

27.0

Female

16.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

29.4

Male

29.8

Female

21.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.1

Male

40.1

Female

44.7


(updated 2010)



Races in Lawrence County, Illinois


  • White: 14,767
  • African American: 1,317
  • American Indian: 55
  • Asian: 27
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 48
  • Some Other Race: 231
  • Two or More Races: 105



(updated 2013)



The population density in Lawrence County, Illinois is 45 people per square mile.


(updated 2010)



Foreign Born Residents in Lawrence County, Illinois

Lawrence County: 90
         Asia: 16.7%
         Europe: 18.9%
         Latin America: 57.8%

Illinois: 1,529,058
         Asia: 23.5%
         Europe: 25.5%
         Latin America: 47.8%


(updated 2010)



The daytime population change in Lawrence County, Illinois due to commuting is -2,314 (-13.7%).


(updated 2010)



Marriage Population in Lawrence County, Illinois

Male:

 

Never Married

10.20%

Now Married:

 

Married, Spouse Present

28.31%

Married, Spouse Absent:

 

Separated

0.32%

Other

1.56%

Widowed

1.41%

Divorced

4.94%

Female:

 

Never Married

8.36%

Now Married:

 

Married, Spouse Present

27.75%

Married, Spouse Absent:

 

Separated

0.33%

Other

2.12%

Widowed

8.78%

Divorced

5.92%

(updated 2010)



Urban/Rural Population in Lawrence County, Illinois

Urban:

 

Inside Urbanized Areas

0.0%

Inside Urban Clusters

51.25%

Rural:

 

Farm

5.53%

Nonfarm

43.22%

(updated 2010)



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