The unemployment rate in Lawrence is 3.7% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lawrence jobs have increased by 0.4%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lawrence's cost of living is 4.8% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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In the last Presidential election, Douglas county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 68.0% to 28.8%. More Voting Stats
Lawrence's population is 93,954 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 8.7%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 19.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Lawrence is Real Estate: $211,300
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.6%.
Lawrence public schools spend $9,942 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.2 students per teacher in Lawrence. More Education