Lawrenceville is a very small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 4,399 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Lawrenceville is the 357th largest community in Illinois.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lawrenceville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lawrenceville is a city of service providers, professionals, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lawrenceville who work in business and financial occupations (7.87%), office and administrative support (6.93%), and healthcare (6.49%).
In terms of college education, the citizens of Lawrenceville rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.39% of adults 25 and older in Lawrenceville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Lawrenceville in 2018 was $24,523, which is lower middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $98,092 for a family of four. However, Lawrenceville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Lawrenceville include German, Irish, English, European, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Lawrenceville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.