Lawrence Information

Lawrence Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Lawrence, KS

General Lawrence Information

State: Kansas

County: Douglas County

Close cities: Lawrence, KS, Eudora, KS, Linwood, KS, Perry, KS, Berryton, KS, Lecompton, KS, Tonganoxie, KS

Lawrence Population (census data)
Total 89,852 (+11.3% since 2000)
Male 44,650 (49.7%)
Female 45,202 (50.3%)

Population Density: 3,196 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 86.8 (US Avg is 100)

Lawrence Elevation: 850 feet above sea level

Land Area: 28.1 square miles

Median Household Income: $38,826

Zip Codes: 66045, 66047, 66046, 66049, and 66044.

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Lawrence Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (82.1%)
  • Black (5.1%)
  • American Indian (4.0%)
  • Hispanic (3.6%)
  • Two or more races (3.0%)
  • Other race (1.4%)
  • Chinese (1.2%)
  • Asian Indian (0.6%)
  • Other Asian (0.6%)
  • Korean (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (26.3%)
  • English (12.9%)
  • Irish (12.9%)
  • United States (5.6%)
  • French (3.5%)
  • Italian (2.8%)
Foriegn Born: 4,964 people (5.5%)
  • Asia (64.3%)
  • Europe (19.6%)
  • Latin America (16.1%)

Local Lawrence Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Kansas City Royals
NFL Football: St. Louis Rams, Kansas City Chiefs
NBA Basketball: Denver Nuggets
NHL Hockey: St. Louis Blues, Colorado Avalanche
NCAA Sports: Kansas State University, University of Kansas

Lawrence School Information

High Schools
Lawrence Central Junior High (1400 Massachusetts Street, Lawrence, KS, 66044 - Lawrence District)
Lawrence Free State High (4700 Overland Drive, Lawrence, KS, 66049 - Lawrence District)
Lawrence High (1901 Louisiana Street, Lawrence, KS, 66046 - Lawrence District)
Lawrence South Junior High (2734 Louisiana Street, Lawrence, KS, 66046 - Lawrence District)
Lawrence West Junior High (2700 Harvard Road, Lawrence, KS, 66049 - Lawrence District)
Southwest Junior High (2511 Inverness Drive, Lawrence, KS, 66047 - Lawrence District)
Elementary Schools
Broken Arrow Elementary (2704 Louisiana Street, Lawrence, KS, 66046 - Lawrence District)
Cordley Elementary (1837 Vermont Street, Lawrence, KS, 66044 - Lawrence District)
Deerfield Elementary (101 Lawrence Avenue, Lawrence, KS, 66049 - Lawrence District)
Hillcrest Elementary (1045 Hilltop Drive, Lawrence, KS, 66044 - Lawrence District)
Kennedy Elementary (1605 Davis Road, Lawrence, KS, 66046 - Lawrence District)
Langston Hughes Elementary (1101 George Williams Way, Lawrence, KS, 66049 - Lawrence District)
New York Elementary (936 New York Street, Lawrence, KS, 66044 - Lawrence District)
Pinckney Elementary (810 W 6 Street, Lawrence, KS, 66044 - Lawrence District)
Prairie Park Elementary (2711 Kensington Road, Lawrence, KS, 66046 - Lawrence District)
Quail Run Elementary (1130 Inverness Drive, Lawrence, KS, 66049 - Lawrence District)
Schwegler Elementary (2201 Ousdahl Road, Lawrence, KS, 66046 - Lawrence District)
Sunflower Elementary (2521 Inverness Drive, Lawrence, KS, 66047 - Lawrence District)
Sunset Hill Elementary (901 Schwarz Road, Lawrence, KS, 66049 - Lawrence District)
Wakarusa Valley Elementary (1104 E 1000 Road, Lawrence, KS, 66047 - Lawrence District)
Woodlawn Elementary (508 Elm Street, Lawrence, KS, 66044 - Lawrence District)
Other/Private Schools
Lawrence Virtual School (2145 Louisiana, Lawrence, KS, 66046 - Lawrence District)

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