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Lawrence Jobs Overview

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24,693
Job Openings
4%
Unemployment Rate
$45,780
Median Base Salary
48k
Population

Lawrence has the 634th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 3.9% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Lawrence is part of the Indianapolis metro area. Unemployment in the Indianapolis area is 4%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. Indianapolis has the 26th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Lawrence is below average at $45,780, and the median cost of a home in Lawrence is $123,700, which is below the national average. 32% of workers in Lawrence hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 87% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Lawrence. 82% of Lawrence workers drive to work alone, 1% take public transit, 9% carpool, and 6% walk. People in Lawrence spend an average of 25 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.