Lawrence County, Illinois

Lawrence County: County in Illinois, United States

About

Lawrence County is a county located in the U.S. state of Illinois. As of the 2010 census, the population was 16,833 and a population density of 17 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 15,467 inhabitants. Its county seat is Lawrenceville. The county was created 201 years ago in 1820.

Quick Facts about Lawrence County

Population : 15,467 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
Different from : Lawrence County, Lawrence County, Lawrence County, Lawrence County, Lawrence County, Lawrence County, Lawrence County, Lawrence County, Lawrence County, Lawrence County
Area : 968 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.5%
Land as percent of area : 99.5%
Named for : James Lawrence
Capital : Lawrenceville
Establishment : January 01, 1821
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 07:43:24 (15th August 2022)
Density : 16 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -8.83% (2010-2020)
Lawrence County locator map
Location of Lawrence County on Illinois map.
Lawrence County Courthouse in Lawrenceville image
Lawrence County Courthouse in Lawrenceville
Lawrence County Courthouse in Lawrenceville image

Geography

Lawrence County is located at 38°43'12"N 87°43'36"W (38.7199500, -87.7267300). It has 4 neighbors: Crawford County, Richland County, Wabash County and Knox County.

Lawrence County map

The largest city of Lawrence County is Jackson with a population of 18,488. Other cities include, Sumner population 2,961, Bridgeport population 1,677 and Saint Francisville population 610. See all Lawrence County cities & populated places.

Lawrence County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Lawrence County.

City Name Population Title
Jackson 18,488 County in Illinois, United States
Lawrenceville 4,380 Town in Illinois
Sumner 2,961 City in Lawrence County, Illinois, United States of America
Bridgeport 1,677 City in Illinois, United States
Saint Francisville 610 City in Illinois
Hadley 250 Township of Illinois
Russellville 83 Village in Illinois, USA

Lawrence County has 4 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Lawrence County decreased by 8.83% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 16,833 - census
2011 16,901 0.4% estimation process
2012 16,728 -1.03% estimation process
2013 16,728 0% estimation process
2014 16,562 -1% estimation process
2015 16,465 -0.59% estimation process
2016 16,182 -1.75% estimation process
2017 16,027 -0.97% estimation process
2018 15,813 -1.35% estimation process
2019 15,678 -0.86% estimation process
2020 15,467 -1.36% estimation process

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People born in Lawrence County (4)

People born in Lawrence County, including football, basketball, and baseball coach, college athletics administrator William McAndrew, United States federal judge Robert C. Baltzell, politician from Illinois Jesse K. Dubois, .

List

  • Lyman W. Emmons (American politician and businessman) he was born in 05/03/1885

Other places with the same name (11)

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