Lawrenceville is a very small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 4,427 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Lawrenceville is the 357th largest community in Illinois.
Unlike some cities, Lawrenceville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Lawrenceville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lawrenceville is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lawrenceville who work in office and administrative support (11.68%), healthcare (10.10%), and healthcare suport services (9.97%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 16.64 minutes getting to work every day.
Being a small city, Lawrenceville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The rate of college-level education in Lawrenceville is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 11.35% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Lawrenceville in 2010 was $18,473, which is low income relative to Illinois, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $73,892 for a family of four.
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 Irish, English, French , and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Lawrenceville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Yiddish.