Lawrence County, PA

Current Temperature ° Population 89,871

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 11.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 68.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 20.7%

Registered Offenders

15.17% Lower than national avg.
  • 120 offenders in Lawrence County
  • 13.35 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $0
  • Median Sales Price: $53,250
  • Foreclosures: 36
  • Homes For Sale: 271
  • Homes For Rent: 10

Environmental Hazards

195 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 10
  • Registered Polluters: 27
  • Superfunds: 21
  • Tanks & Spills: 137

Unemployment

Very High 5.8%
  • Pennsylvania unemployment average: 5.1%
  • National unemployment average: 4.2%

Schools view all

27 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 27 K-12 public schools in Lawrence County, PA and 19 private schools. Homefacts rates Lawrence County's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.

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Crime view details

120 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
No Data
Median Sales Price
$53,250 compared to August 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    11.1%
  • Rented
    23.8%
  • Owned
    65%

271 Homes For Sale View All

$NR
20 S Mercer St
New Castle, PA 16101
-- Beds | -- Baths
$NR
424 N Croton Ave
New Castle, PA 16101
-- Beds | -- Baths
$NR
28 S Mercer St
New Castle, PA 16101
-- Beds | -- Baths
$15,000
608 Chestnut Street
New Castle, PA 16101
3 Beds | 1 Baths

36 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$65,019
Grove
New Castle, PA 16101
-- Beds | -- Baths
$182,829
Washington
New Castle, PA 16101
-- Beds | -- Baths
$144,292
Howard
New Castle, PA 16101
-- Beds | -- Baths
$38,718
Lyndal
New Castle, PA 16101
-- Beds | -- Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

41 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Lawrence County, PA issued 41 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Lawrence County, PA issued 8 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

10 Rental Properties View All

$250,000
1901 Wilmington Road
New Castle, PA 16105
-- Beds | -- Baths
$850
100 Church Street
Volant, PA 16156
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$750
229 S Jefferson St.
New Castle, PA 16101
-- Beds | -- Baths
$4,050
2915 Wilmington Rd.
New Castle, PA 16105
-- Beds | -- Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Lawrence County, PA
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $447
  • 1 Bedroom: $544
  • 2 Bedrooms: $701
  • 3 Bedrooms: $898
  • 4 Bedrooms: $966

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Environmental Hazards

195 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Lawrence County, PA
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Lawrence County, PA
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  • Superfunds
    in Lawrence County, PA
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Lawrence County, PA
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Lawrence County, PA has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Lawrence County, PA is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.79 Average
    Lawrence County, PA is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 25.85°
  • February 28.53°
  • March 38.75°
  • April 50.33°
  • May 60.53°
  • June 67.49°
  • July 72.12°
  • August 69.7°
  • September 63.3°
  • October 51.97°
  • November 41.9°
  • December 30.3°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Lawrence County, PA

Earthquakes
Lawrence County, PA has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Lawrence County, PA has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Lawrence County, PA has a low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Lawrence County, PA has a moderate risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Lawrence County, PA: $42,921

Unemployment

Unemployment in Lawrence County is 5.8%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.1% and 8.4% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 48.81%
White Collar - 51.19%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Tom Wolf
  • Sen. Robert P. Casey Jr.
  • Sen. Patrick J. Toomey

Neighborhood Info

6 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

47 FCC Towers view all

2 Hospitals view all

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