Living in Lawrence, KS

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Lawrence, Kansas Info Snack

Population
96,369
Unemployment
4.3%
Poverty
20.7%
Median Home
$195,500
Median Income
$53,639
Median Rent
$924

Lawrence SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
9.5
Commute
8.5

Lawrence, KS Cost Of Living

93
Lawrence's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Lawrence Kansas National Average
Overall 93 89 100
Services 89 93 100
Groceries 94 93 100
Health 95 99 100
Housing 94 76 100
Transportation 100 95 100
Utilities 96 98 100

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Map Of Lawrence, KS

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Population over time in Lawrence

Year Population % Change
2019 96,369 1.1%
2018 95,294 1.4%
2017 93,954 1.5%
2016 92,611 1.4%
2015 91,305 1.2%
2014 90,194 1.4%
2013 88,921 1.1%
2012 87,963 0.9%
2011 87,157 0.8%
2010 86,426 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lawrence

White
75.5% (72,766)
African American
4.6% (4,471)
American Indian
2.4% (2,314)
Asian
6.4% (6,197)
Hawaiian
0.0% (5)
Other
0.2% (164)
Two Or More
4.0% (3,833)
Hispanic
6.9% (6,619)
Race Lawrence KS USA
White 75.5% 75.9% 60.7%
African American 4.6% 5.7% 12.3%
American Indian 2.4% 0.7% 0.7%
Asian 6.4% 2.9% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.0% 2.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.9% 11.9% 18.0%

Gender in Lawrence

Female
50.6% (48,788)
Male
49.4% (47,581)
Gender Lawrence KS USA
Female 50.6% 50.2% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 49.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lawrence for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (2,891)
High School / GED
16.0% (15,419)
Some College
19.0% (18,310)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (7,709)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (26,019)
Master's Degree
17.0% (16,382)
Professional Degree
4.0% (3,854)
Doctorate Degree
6.0% (5,782)
Education Lawrence KS USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 16.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 17.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 6.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Lawrence, Kansas

Less than $10,000
8.8% (850,115)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.2% (496,716)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.0% (959,046)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.6% (1,021,544)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.5% (1,204,769)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.4% (1,676,386)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.9% (1,053,169)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.2% (1,275,298)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.2% (597,113)
$200,000 or more
5.2% (502,740)
Income Lawrence KS USA
Less than $10,000 8.8% 5.6% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.2% 4.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.0% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.6% 9.7% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.5% 13.7% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.4% 18.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.9% 13.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.2% 14.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.2% 5.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 5.2% 5.3% 7.7%

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