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Lawrence County, PA&

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0.71% decline
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Median Household Income
2.68% growth
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0.39% decline
Median Property Value
2.06% growth

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The economy of Lawrence County, PA employs 39,185 people. The economy of Lawrence County, PA is specialized in Manufacturing; Healthcare & Social Assistance; and Transportation & Warehousing, which employ respectively 1.47; 1.26; and 1.11 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Lawrence County, PA are Healthcare & Social Assistance (6,801), Manufacturing (5,967), and Retail trade (4,584), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($65,438), Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction ($45,875), and Professional, Scientific, Tech Services ($41,038).

Median household income in Lawrence County, PA is $45,764. Males in Lawrence County, PA have an average income that is 1.54 times higher than the average income of females, which is $39,341. The income inequality of Lawrence County, PA (measured using the Gini index) is 0.447 which is lower than the national average.


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Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Lawrence County, PA. In Lawrence County, PA the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 55-64 and 55-64, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 48 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $11,153. Philadelphia County, PA has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in Pennsylvania.


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Lawrence County, PA is home to a population of 88,528 people, from which 99% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Lawrence County, PA is composed of 81,656 White residents (92.2%), 3,329 Black residents (3.76%), 1,643 Two+ residents (1.86%), 1,103 Hispanic residents (1.25%), and 407 Asian residents (0.46%). The most common foreign languages in Lawrence County, PA are Spanish (762 speakers), German (631 speakers), and Italian (603 speakers), but compared to other places, Lawrence County, PA has a relative high number of Other West Germanic (437 speakers), Italian (603 speakers), and German (631 speakers).


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In 2015 universities in Lawrence County, PA awarded 896 degrees. The student population of Lawrence County, PA is skewed away from females, with 639 male students and 257 female students. Most students in Lawrence County, PA are White (744 and 83%), followed by Black or African American (74 and 8.26%), Unknown (50 and 5.58%), and Hispanic or Latino (19 and 2.12%). The largest universities in Lawrence County, PA by number of graduates are New Castle School of Trades (521 and 58.1%), Westminster College (305 and 34%), and Jameson Health System (37 and 4.13%). The most popular majors in Lawrence County, PA are Other Education (37 and 4.13%), General Business Administration & Management (31 and 3.46%), and General Biological Sciences (24 and 2.68%). The median tuition costs in Lawrence County, PA are N/A for private four year colleges, and $33,810 and $33,810 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.



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Housing & Living

The median property value in Lawrence County, PA is $99,300, which is 0.48 times smaller than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value increased from $97,300 to $99,300, a 2.06% increase. The homeownership rate of Lawrence County, PA is 73.7%, which is higher than the national average of 63.6%. People in Lawrence County, PA have an average commute time of 22.1 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Lawrence County, PA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.


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