Lawrenceville, VA Population

Population: 1,275. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,157 (-9.3% change)
Males: 553 (43.4%), Females: 722 (56.6%)

Brunswick County

Zip code: 23868

Median resident age: 24.7 years
Median household income: $28,594
Median house value: $61,200

Races in Lawrenceville:

  • Black (64.6%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (33.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
  • Hispanic (1.4%)

Ancestries: United States (5.2%), English (5.0%), Irish (2.1%), German (1.7%), Subsaharan African (1.3%).

Elevation: 256 feet

Land area: 0.9 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Lawrenceville

  • High school or higher: 70.4%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 21.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.9%
  • Unemployed: 20.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 18.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lawrenceville town

  • Never married: 49.6%
  • Now married: 32.2%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 8.5%
  • Divorced: 6.9%

1.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -247 (-16.2%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Lawrenceville:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Lawrenceville:

  • ROCKY MOUNT-WILSON RGNL (about 63 miles; ROCKY MOUNT, NC; Abbreviation: RWI)
  • RICHMOND INTERNATIONAL (about 63 miles; RICHMOND, VA; Abbreviation: RIC)
  • PITT-GREENVILLE (about 84 miles; GREENVILLE, NC; Abbreviation: PGV)
Other public-use airports nearest to Lawrenceville:

  • LAWRENCEVILLE/BRUNSWICK MUNI (about 5 miles; LAWRENCEVILLE, VA; Abbreviation: LVL)
  • MECKLENBURG-BRUNSWICK REGIONAL (about 15 miles; SOUTH HILL, VA; Abbreviation: AVC)
  • ALLEN C PERKINSON/BAAF (about 23 miles; BLACKSTONE, VA; Abbreviation: BKT)

Colleges and Universities

College/University in Lawrenceville:

  • SAINT PAULS COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 451; Location: 115 COLLEGE DRIVE; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.saintpauls.edu)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lawrenceville:

  • VIRGINIA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 45 miles; PETERSBURG, VA; Full-time enrollment: 3,641)
  • VANCE-GRANVILLE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 48 miles; HENDERSON, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,076)
  • JOHN TYLER COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 50 miles; CHESTER, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,520)
  • LONGWOOD COLLEGE (about 54 miles; FARMVILLE, VA; Full-time enrollment: 3,557)
  • UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND (about 59 miles; RICHMOND, VA; Full-time enrollment: 3,756)
  • VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY (about 61 miles; RICHMOND, VA; Full-time enrollment: 18,753)
  • J SARGEANT REYNOLDS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 65 miles; RICHMOND, VA; Full-time enrollment: 4,906)

Schools

Public high school in Lawrenceville:

  • BRUNSWICK SR. HIGH (Students: 458; Location: 2171 LAWRENCEVILLE PLANK RD; Grades: 10 – 12)
Private high school in Lawrenceville:

  • BRUNSWICK ACADEMY (Students: 527; Location: 2100 PLANTERS ROAD; Grades: PK – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Lawrenceville:

  • TOTARO ELEM. (Students: 634; Location: 19350 CHRISTANNA HIGHWAY; Grades: PK – 06)
  • JAMES S. RUSSELL JR. HIGH (Students: 561; Location: 19400 CHRISTANNA HWY; Grades: 07 – 09)
  • MEHERRIN POWELLTON ELEM. (Students: 323; Location: 11555 DRY BREAD ROAD; Grades: PK – 06)
  • STURGEON ELEM. (Students: 236; Location: 1718 FARMER’S FIELD ROAD; Grades: PK – 06)
  • SOUTHSIDE L.I.N.K. PROJECT/BRUNSWICK CO (Location: C/O BRUNSWICK CO PUBLIC SCHLS; Grades: 06 – 12)

Libraries

Library in Lawrenceville:

  • MEHERRIN REGIONAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $585,697; Location: 133 WEST HICKS STREET; 76,408 books; 1,280 audio materials; 2,612 video materials; 230 serial subscriptions)