Demographics



State and County Data

  Alabama Lawrence
County
 Population (2008 Estimate)  4,661,900  34,191
 Persons Under 18 (2007) 24.3%  22.8% 
 Persons Over 65 (2007)  13.5%  13.4% 
 White Persons (2007)  71.0%   79.3% 
 Black Persons (2007)  26.5%   12.3% 
 Hispanic / Latino Persons (2007)  2.7%   1.5% 
 Bach degree or higher, age 25+ (2000) 19.0%   7.5% 
 Households (2000)  1,737,080   13,538 
 Median Household Income(2007)  $40,596  $39,248
 Per Capita Money Income (1999)  $18,189   $16,515 
 Private Nonfarm Establishments (2006)  103,460 425
 Private Nonfarm Employment (2006)  1,713,399 4,914
 Total Number of Firms (2002)  309,544   2,074 
     
     
Lawrence County Area Data

  Moulton Town
Creek
Courtland Hillsboro North
Courtland
 Population (2008 Estimate)  3,173   998 794   512   762 
 Persons Over 65  22.9%   13.3%   15.4%   11.1%  11.2% 
 White persons  82.6%   63.4%   54.0%   14.7%   3.0% 
 Black Persons  11.9%   30.5%   39.4%   81.8%   96.7% 
 Hispanic / Lation Persons  1.2%   6.4%    1.5%   1.6%   1.2% 
 Other Persons 5.6%   6.1%   6.6%   3.5%   0.3% 
 Median Household Income  $31,386   $29,579   $32,439   $46,625   $23,889 
 Per Capita Money Income $19,196   $15,942   $19,707   $20,142   $14,514 

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"Lawrence County stands at the threshold of innovation—with scientific advancements and research being conducted at our fine private and public entities, our great State continues to open doors to discovery. Alabama is well poised to deliver scientific and economic benefits well into the next century."

12001 Alabama Highway 157
Moulton, AL 35650
(256) 974-2899



Statue of General Joe Wheeler


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