Laurel Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Laurel Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
4,356

Age

Under 5 Years:
18.0%
5 - 17:
26.0%
18 - 24:
8.9%
25 - 34:
13.8%
35 - 54:
20.4%
55 - 64:
6.0%
Over 65 Years:
6.9%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
1.5%
1.5%
High School Graduates
79.1%
79.1%
College Graduated
15.0%
15.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Laurel
$14,316
$14,316
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Laurel
$37,857
$37,857
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
33.4%

Employment Industries in Laurel

 
Manufacturing
22.5%
22.5%
Retail
18.9%
18.9%
Healthcare
18.4%
18.4%
Accommodation
7.7%
7.7%
Education
6.0%
6.0%
Other
5.3%
5.3%
Transportation
4.9%
4.9%
Construction
3.8%
3.8%
Public Service
3.3%
3.3%
Administration
2.7%
2.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
Black or African American
51.6%
51.6%
White
31.6%
31.6%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
13.6%
13.6%
Other Race / Two or More Races
3.2%
3.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
Asian
0.0%
0.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Irish
13.6%
13.6%
English
8.1%
8.1%
Haitian
6.5%
6.5%
German
6.0%
6.0%
Italian
3.4%
3.4%
British
0.6%
0.6%
French
0.6%
0.6%
Welsh
0.4%
0.4%
Eastern European
0.4%
0.4%
French Canadian
0.3%
0.3%
Scottish
0.1%
0.1%
Jamaican
0.1%
0.1%
European
0.1%
0.1%
Yugoslavian
0.0%
0.0%
Other West Indian
0.0%
0.0%
West Indian
0.0%
0.0%
U.S. Virgin Islander
0.0%
0.0%
Trinidadian and Tobagonian
0.0%
0.0%
Dutch West Indian
0.0%
0.0%
British West Indian
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
81.7%
81.7%
Spanish
11.1%
11.1%
French
7.3%
7.3%
French Creole
7.1%
7.1%
Italian
5.4%
5.4%
Greek
0.2%
0.2%
African languages
0.0%
0.0%
Arabic
0.0%
0.0%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Native American languages
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
Pacific Island languages
0.0%
0.0%
Tagalog
0.0%
0.0%
Other Asian languages
0.0%
0.0%
Vietnamese
0.0%
0.0%
Laotian
0.0%
0.0%
Thai
0.0%
0.0%
Miao/Hmong
0.0%
0.0%
Mon-Khmer (Cambodian)
0.0%
0.0%
Korean
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Laurel Residents:
14.4%