Lawrenceville, a small city in Georgia, has a population of slightly more than 31,000. The city's population, with an average age of just over 36, skews younger than most cities in Georgia. A narrow majority of residents own their homes (53%) as opposed to renting (47%) in Lawrenceville. At $975 a month, the average rent is roughly the same as the state average.
Compared to the state average, Lawrenceville has a relatively high number of residents over the age of 25 who have earned an Associate's degree (5%). In addition, 16% have a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree. Many Lawrenceville residents work in one of two industries: retail and healthcare. Together, these industries account for 14% of the city's labor force. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many of the city's workers are in sales, making it the top profession in the city. With an average annual income of just over $63,000, Lawrenceville workers bring in roughly the same as the average Georgia resident. Lawrenceville, however, compares less favorably to the national average ($73,345).
Lawrenceville residents have an average commute of about 36 minutes, slower than the Georgia average of about 28 minutes. Many residents (42%) drive to work, while public transit is not widely used. Walking isn't a common means of commuting to work.