Lawrenceville, GA

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Living in Lawrenceville

Lawrenceville is a medium-sized city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 30,834 people and 31 constituent neighborhoods, Lawrenceville is the 31st largest community in Georgia.

Lawrenceville real estate is some of the most expensive in Georgia, although Lawrenceville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Lawrenceville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Lawrenceville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lawrenceville who work in office and administrative support (14.84%), sales jobs (10.78%), and management occupations (6.99%).

Also of interest is that Lawrenceville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

In Lawrenceville, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 34.18 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

The education level of Lawrenceville citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 23.08% of adults in Lawrenceville have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Lawrenceville in 2018 was $25,057, which is upper middle income relative to Georgia, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $100,228 for a family of four. However, Lawrenceville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Lawrenceville is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Lawrenceville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lawrenceville residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Lawrenceville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 25.90% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Lawrenceville include Irish, English, German, Ghanian, and African.

Lawrenceville also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 26.39%.

The most common language spoken in Lawrenceville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.