Lawrenceburg, KY


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Lawrenceburg is a somewhat small city located in the state of Kentucky. With a population of 11,103 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Lawrenceburg is the 37th largest community in Kentucky.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lawrenceburg is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lawrenceburg is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Lawrenceburg who work in office and administrative support (17.86%), management occupations (7.34%), and teaching (6.96%).

As is often the case in a small city, Lawrenceburg doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

In terms of college education, the citizens of Lawrenceburg rank slightly lower than the national average. 16.52% of adults 25 and older in Lawrenceburg 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 Lawrenceburg in 2010 was $23,102, which is upper middle income relative to Kentucky, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $92,408 for a family of four. However, Lawrenceburg contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Lawrenceburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lawrenceburg residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Lawrenceburg include English, German, Welsh, and Scottish.

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