Lawrence, Kansas 

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Economy in Lawrence, Kansas

Lawrence has an unemployment rate of 3.0%. The US average is 3.9%.

Lawrence has seen the job market increase by 0.4% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 29.5%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Lawrence
- The Sales Tax Rate for Lawrence is 9.1%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Lawrence is 5.7%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Lawrence
- The average income of a Lawrence resident is $25,989 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Lawrence resident is $46,929 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYLawrence, KansasUnited States
  3.7%3.7%
  0.4%1.6%
  29.5%33.5%
  9.1%6.2%
  5.7%4.6%
  $28,313$31,177
  $49,297$57,652
  $77,893$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.5%1.3%
  0.2%0.6%
  3.3%6.2%
  6.2%10.4%
  1.9%2.7%
  12.5%11.6%
  1.9%4.1%
  0.4%0.9%
  2.7%2.1%
  4.1%4.7%
  1.7%1.9%
  6.0%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  4.4%4.3%
  21.2%9.3%
  11.9%13.8%
  3.4%2.2%
  9.6%7.4%
  3.9%4.9%
  4.0%4.8%
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    Reviews for Lawrence    22 Reviews
    lawrence - 12/21/2015
    counting USA, lived in 3 countries, 6 towns. If u rag on traffic n lawrence, u aint lived nowhere. Lawrence is Pyongyang on the Kaw. People here have been proud to have... Read More

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    Lawrence is a great town - 6/14/2015
    I don't know why people have written negative reviews about Lawrence, but I have lived here for two years and love it. The quality of life is great - it is a college... Read More

    Septic tank city USA - 1/14/2014
    The traffic is horrible every day of the week including Sunday. The majority of the people I have met here have a very hostile and negative attitude. Property crime is... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN LAWRENCE, KANSAS
    66049 66044 66047 66046 66045

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