Lawrence, Indiana

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Population in 2014: 47,550 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +22.2%
 
Males: 23,277  (49.0%)
Females: 24,273  (51.0%)
Median resident age:  33.8 years
Indiana median age:  37.3 years

Zip codes: 46216.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $50,184 (it was $47,838 in 2000)
Lawrence:

$50,184
IN:

$47,529

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,832 (it was $22,543 in 2000)

Lawrence city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $123,692 (it was $102,900 in 2000)
Lawrence:

$123,692
IN:

$122,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $145,772; Detached houses: $149,753; Townhouses or other attached units: $133,052; In 2-unit structures: $105,805; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $92,247; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $164,062; Mobile homes: $18,035

Median gross rent in 2013: $810.

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  • Races in Lawrence, IN (2013)

    Lawrence races chart
    • 28,14259.7%White alone
    • 10,94823.2%Black alone
    • 5,67712.0%Hispanic
    • 1,2342.6%Two or more races
    • 5241.1%Asian alone
    • 4190.9%Other race alone
    • 1270.3%American Indian alone

Races in Lawrence detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Lawrence: 88.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (14.9%), Irish (11.1%), English (6.5%), United States (6.3%), Subsaharan African (2.3%), Polish (2.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1929

Elevation: 860 feet

Land area: 20.1 square miles.

Population density: 2,368 people per square mile   (low).

Lawrence,IN real estate house value index trend

Lawrence, Indiana map

For population 25 years and over in Lawrence:

  • High school or higher: 88.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 33.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lawrence city:

  • Never married: 30.6%
  • Now married: 47.4%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 13.7%

3,444 residents are foreign born (5.7% Latin America, 1.4% Asia).

This city:

7.3%
Indiana:

4.8%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Lawrence, Indiana as of September 28, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Lawrence to the number of sex offenders is 46,756 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,286 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $637 (0.7%)

Lawrence satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Indianapolis, IN (9.5 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (162.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: McCordsville, IN (2.1 miles ), Cumberland, IN (2.4 miles ), Warren Park, IN (2.5 miles ), Fishers, IN (2.6 miles ), Williams Creek, IN (2.9 miles ), Meridian Hills, IN (3.0 miles ), North Crows Nest, IN (3.0 miles) , Fortville, IN (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 481 buildings, average cost: $111,400
  • 1998: 499 buildings, average cost: $108,000
  • 1999: 443 buildings, average cost: $116,800
  • 2000: 402 buildings, average cost: $134,600
  • 2001: 434 buildings, average cost: $145,400
  • 2002: 329 buildings, average cost: $149,500
  • 2003: 340 buildings, average cost: $152,400
  • 2004: 269 buildings, average cost: $165,600
  • 2005: 339 buildings, average cost: $174,100
  • 2006: 197 buildings, average cost: $188,100
  • 2007: 170 buildings, average cost: $150,400
  • 2008: 106 buildings, average cost: $151,300
  • 2009: 51 buildings, average cost: $158,900
  • 2010: 62 buildings, average cost: $151,800
  • 2011: 59 buildings, average cost: $125,500
  • 2012: 39 buildings, average cost: $146,200
  • 2013: 76 buildings, average cost: $181,100
  • 2014: 69 buildings, average cost: $146,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 39.86 N, Longitude: 85.99 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -4,883 (-10.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 4,359 (18.6%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 317

Lawrence household income distribution Lawrence home values distribution

Property values in Lawrence, IN


Crime rates in Lawrence by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
Murders 02013
per 100,000 0.04.90.02.47.3
Rapes 1347133
per 100,000 33.09.817.031.67.3
Robberies 44637676114
per 100,000 111.6154.8185.0184.9276.5
Assaults 107121885520
per 100,000 271.4297.3214.3133.848.5
Burglaries 211198241305222
per 100,000 535.3486.5586.8742.0538.4
Thefts 568619703616674
per 100,000 1,441.01,521.01,711.71,498.71,634.7
Auto thefts 158129178198167
per 100,000 400.8317.0433.4481.7405.0
Arson 825150
per 100,000 20.34.912.236.50.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 318.1) 255.5258.2271.3278.3263.1

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Crime rate in Lawrence detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 64 (56 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.28
Indiana average:

1.87
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.9%
Indiana:

4.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +12,503 (+47.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in Lawrence: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Lawrence, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Lawrence-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 129% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/11/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.2 miles away from the Lawrence city center injured 4 people and caused $2 million in damages.

On 5/14/1972, a category F4 tornado 7.9 miles away from the city center injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lawrence-area historical earthquake activity is near Indiana state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 140.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 124.2 miles away from Lawrence center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 159.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 161.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 138.1 miles away from Lawrence center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 97.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Marion County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lawrence topographic map

Birthplace of: John Slagle - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Lawrence:

  • WESTMINSTER VILLAGE NORTH (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • LAWRENCE MANOR HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • CHARTER HOSPITAL OF INDIANAPOLIS (Hospital, about 3 miles away; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • PLEASANT VIEW LODGE (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MC CORDSVILLE, IN)
  • COMMUNITY ALTERNATIVES-ADEPT (Hospital, about 4 miles away; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • COMMUNITY ALTERNATIVES-ADEPT (Hospital, about 4 miles away; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • INDIANA SURGERY CENTER (Hospital, about 4 miles away; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)

located in Lawrence:

Amtrak station near Lawrence:

  • 12 miles: INDIANAPOLIS (350 S. ILLINOIS ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lawrence:

  • Butler University (about 10 miles; Indianapolis, IN; Full-time enrollment: 4,388)
  • Ivy Tech Community College (about 10 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 71,493)
  • Harrison College-Indianapolis (about 11 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,244)
  • American College of Education (about 11 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 2,718)
  • Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis (about 12 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 22,751)
  • Marian University (about 12 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 2,476)
  • ITT Technical Institute-Indianapolis (about 13 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,765)

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Notable locations in Lawrence: The Fort Golf Course (A), Esquire Plaza (B), Indian Lake Country Club (C), Old Oakland Golf Course (D), Camp Elm (E), Major General Emmett J Bean Center (F), Lawrence Fire Department Station 4 (G), Lawrence Township Fire Department Station 334 (H), Lawrence Fire Department Station 2 (I), Morris Settles Lawrence Public Safety Building (J), Lawrence Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (K), Robert E Sterrett Senior Center (L), Major General Ronald E Brooks Lawrence Government Center (M), Lawrence Fire Department Station 3 (N). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Pendleton Pike Shoppes Shopping Center (1), Geist Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Lawrence include: Lawrence Church of God (A), Lawrence United Methodist Church (B), Zion Hope Independent Baptist Church (C), Saint Lawrence Roman Catholic Church (D), Lawrence Independent Baptist Church (E), Lawrence Full Gospel Tabernacle (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Mock Cemetery (1), Emery Cemetery (2), Hoss Cemetery (3), Todd Cemetery (4), Oaklandon Cemetery (5), McCord Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Indian Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Schoen Creek (A), Scout Branch (B), Lawrence Creek (C), Woodbury Branch (D), Pistol Run (E), Brave Creek (F), Papoose Creek (G), Woollen Run (H), India Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Lawrence include: Lee Road Park (1), Veterans Memorial Park (2), Oren Alexander Memorial Park (3), Explorer Park (4), Lawrence Community Park (5), Harrison Community Park (6), Fort Benjamin Harrison State Park and Nature Preserve (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Marion County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 97.8. This is worse than average.

City:

97.8
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.381. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.381
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 9.73. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.73
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 2.06. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.06
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 25.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 20.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 12.7. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.7
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0120. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0120
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.8%
(8.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.4% for Black residents, 35.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.6% for American Indian residents, 21.8% for other race residents, 25.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.9%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.4%
Whole state:  6.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Lawrence in 2010:

  • 223 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 66 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 34 people in college/university student housing
  • 10 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Lawrence in 2000:

  • 263 people in nursing homes
  • 12 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Lawrence, Indiana environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Lawrence (2011 data):

  • Woodforest National Bank: Lawrence Walmart Branch at 10735 Pendleton Pike, branch established on 2008/05/17. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions) (Amended And

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.5
Indiana average:

11.1

Lawrence travel time to work - commute Lawrence mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Lawrence city (based on Marion County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant143,339488
Catholic99,99040
Mainline Protestant88,116182
Black Protestant31,44593
Other18,08762
Orthodox2,19911
None520,217-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 150
Marion County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 20
This county:

0.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 31
Marion County:

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 264
Marion County:

3.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 634
Here:

7.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.0%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Marion County:

28.5%
Indiana:

29.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.0%
State:

14.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.5%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Lawrence:

44.4%
Indiana:

44.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.4%
State:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.6%
Indiana:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
Indiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
Lawrence:

33.4%
State:

33.8%

General health condition:
This city:

55.5%
State:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.1%
Indiana:

78.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lawrence, IN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 7$32,090$55,0110$0
Other Government Administration 18$41,954$27,9690$0
Judicial and Legal 1$6,500$78,0000$0
Police Protection - Officers 52$253,756$58,5590$0
Police - Other 21$67,660$38,6633$3,062
Firefighters 87$420,112$57,9460$0
Fire - Other 1$3,408$40,8961$240
Streets and Highways 13$47,736$44,0642$2,174
Solid Waste Management 10$30,992$37,1900$0
Sewerage 19$55,824$35,2570$0
Parks and Recreation 10$34,464$41,3570$0
Water Supply 23$65,738$34,2980$0
Other and Unallocable 6$21,458$42,9160$0
Totals for Government 268$1,081,692$48,4346$5,476

Lawrence government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $4,306,000 ($90.56)
    Fire Protection: $3,876,000 ($81.51)
    General - Other: $3,749,000 ($78.84)
    Sewerage: $2,753,000 ($57.90)
    Regular Highways: $1,588,000 ($33.40)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,016,000 ($21.37)
    Health Services - Other: $276,000 ($5.80)
    Central Staff Services: $131,000 ($2.75)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $102,000 ($2.15)
    Financial Administration: $57,000 ($1.20)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $31,000 ($0.65)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $2,895,000 ($60.88)
    General - Other: $326,000 ($6.86)
    Police Protection: $67,000 ($1.41)
    Fire Protection: $53,000 ($1.11)
    Parks & Recreation: $45,000 ($0.95)
    Central Staff: $2,000 ($0.04)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $6,626,000 ($139.35)

Lawrence government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,586,000 ($75.42)
    All Other: $1,280,000 ($26.92)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,033,000 ($21.72)
    Parks & Recreation: $151,000 ($3.18)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $716,000 ($15.06)
    All Other: $34,000 ($0.72)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $624,000 ($13.12)
    Property Sale Other: $570,000 ($11.99)
    General Revenue, NEC: $291,000 ($6.12)
    Rents: $272,000 ($5.72)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,387,000 ($29.17)
    Highways: $1,001,000 ($21.05)
    All Other: $420,000 ($8.83)
  • Tax - Property: $7,596,000 ($159.75)
    Individual Income: $910,000 ($19.14)
    Public Utilities: $308,000 ($6.48)
    NEC: $76,000 ($1.60)

Lawrence government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $0 ($0.00)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $434,000 ($9.13)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $359,000 ($7.55)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $0 ($0.00)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $75,000 ($1.58)
    Water Utilities: $0 ($0.00)

Lawrence government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $8,775,000 ($184.54)

6.05% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,299 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.05%
Indiana average:

5.59%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($177 average AGI)
Marion County:

0.03%
Indiana average:

0.02%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Hamilton County, IN  0.70% ($43,883 average AGI)
from Johnson County, IN  0.55% ($31,952)
from Hendricks County, IN  0.47% ($32,885)


6.28% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,390 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.28%
Indiana average:

5.83%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($326 average AGI)
Marion County:

0.05%
Indiana average:

0.03%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Hamilton County, IN  0.89% ($59,238 average AGI)
to Johnson County, IN  0.61% ($36,236)
to Hendricks County, IN  0.60% ($40,361)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lawrence:

  • WNDE (1260 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBRI (1500 AM; daytime; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WNTS (1590 AM; 5 kW; BEECH GROVE, IN; Owner: S + M BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WXNT (1430 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WXLW (950 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • WTLC (1310 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WIOU (1350 AM; 5 kW; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: MID-AMERICA RADIO GROUP, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lawrence:

  • WNOU (93.1 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFMS (95.5 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: WFMS LICO, INC)
  • WYXB (105.7 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WZPL (99.5 FM; GREENFIELD, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WGLD (104.5 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: INDY LICO, INC)
  • WFBQ (94.7 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRZX (103.3 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WENS (97.1 FM; SHELBYVILLE, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WTPI (107.9 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WHHH (96.3 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WEDM (91.1 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: METROPOLITAN SCH. DIST. OF WARREN)
  • WFYI-FM (90.1 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: METROPOLITAN IN. PUBLIC B/CING, INC.)
  • WGRL (93.9 FM; NOBLESVILLE, IN; Owner: INDY LICO, INC.)
  • WTLC-FM (106.7 FM; GREENWOOD, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WTTS (92.3 FM; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: SARKES TARZIAN, INC.)
  • WGNR-FM (97.9 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WJEL (89.3 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MET. SCH. DIST. OF WASH. TWP.)
  • WYJZ (100.9 FM; LEBANON, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WQME (98.7 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: ANDERSON UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WIJY (95.9 FM; FRANKLIN, IN; Owner: PILGRIM COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Lawrence:

  • WTHR (Channel 13; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: VIDEOINDIANA, INC.)
  • WXIN (Channel 59; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WISH-TV (Channel 8; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WRTV (Channel 6; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MCGRAW-HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHMB-TV (Channel 40; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKOG-LP (Channel 31; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: KINGDOM OF GOD MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WBXI-CA (Channel 47; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WALV-CA (Channel 50; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: VIDEOHIO, INC..)
  • WDNI-LP (Channel 65; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WFYI (Channel 20; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: METROPOLITAN INDIANAPOLIS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIPX-LP (Channel 51; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WTBU-TV (Channel 69; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: BUTLER UNIVERSITY)
  • WIIH-CA (Channel 11; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WNDY-TV (Channel 23; MARION, IN; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • WTTV (Channel 4; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WIPX (Channel 63; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: PAXSON INDIANAPOLIS LICENSE, INC.)
  • WCLJ (Channel 42; BLOOMINGTON, IN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF INDIANA, INC.)
  • WTTK (Channel 29; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Lawrence fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 36Number of bridges
  • 193m633ftTotal length
  • $2,812,000Total costs
  • 2,190,425Total average daily traffic
  • 422,673Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21900-1909
  • 11940-1949
  • 51950-1959
  • 51960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 152000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Lawrence, IN

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

115 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Lawrence)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 5205 Post Rd (Lat: 39.850528 Lon: -86.001111), Type: Pole, Structure height: 12.2 m, Overall height: 14 m, Call Sign: WPHZ702
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.800 MHzGrant Date: 05/13/2015, Expiration Date: 08/04/2025, Certifier: Rae A GreeneRegistrant: Csx Transportation, 6735 Southpoint Dr. S, 4th Flr J958, Jacksonville, FL 32216, Phone: (904) 332-5925, Fax: (904) 332-6013, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • MW07208C, 6155 Lee Road (Mw07208) (Lat: 39.868778 Lon: -85.998750), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 48.8 m, Call Sign: WQRC682
    Assigned Frequencies: 18065.0 MHz, 19625.0 MHz, 18065.0 MHz, 19625.0 MHz, 18065.0 MHz, 19625.0 MHz, 18065.0 MHz, 19625.0 MHz, 18065.0 MHz, 19625.0 MHz... (+6 more)Grant Date: 04/16/2013, Expiration Date: 04/16/2023, Certifier: Dan MenserRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • LAWRENCE, One Block West Of Indian Lake Road And 75th Street Intersection (Lat: 39.891306 Lon: -85.987417), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 50.9 m, Call Sign: WQTY837
    Assigned Frequencies: 11075.0 MHz, 11075.0 MHz, 11075.0 MHz, 11075.0 MHzGrant Date: 05/08/2014, Expiration Date: 05/08/2024, Certifier: Benny J CraigRegistrant: Hamilton County Public Safety Communications, 18100 Cumberland Rd, Noblesville, IN 46038-1624, Phone: (317) 773-1300, Fax: (317) 776-6653, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lawrence)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full and 5 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED373$120,539173$143,008969$146,39125$22,5481$464,65049$84,3264$41,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED20$136,2399$152,01695$144,0206$15,1030$02$96,7601$32,040
APPLICATIONS DENIED73$114,21338$109,958441$144,34747$36,1420$032$99,5767$52,001
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN49$129,46318$114,243276$149,9926$95,9380$011$96,8230$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS16$121,5914$79,00879$150,8542$28,0600$02$62,8650$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 10 tracts in Lawrence, IN

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED41$178,46849$159,1410$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED10$170,25524$174,2221$138,550
APPLICATIONS DENIED9$220,89911$196,7231$60,070
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$189,0005$138,8140$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$253,3330$00$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (58%)
  • Electricity (41%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
Businesses in Lawrence, IN
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1Starbucks1
AutoZone2Taco Bell1
Dairy Queen1U-Haul1
Jimmy John's1Waffle House1
Kohl's1Walgreens1
Little Caesars Pizza1Wendy's1
McDonald's1

Lawrence compared to Indiana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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