Latest Data (2015)
Population 80,231
Nationwide Rank 418

Quick Facts

Lawrence, Massachusetts is the 418th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Lawrence, Massachusetts is a city.

Lawrence, Massachusetts is currently 14.9% smaller than it was in 1920, the year of its peak recorded population.

Lawrence, Massachusetts's growth is about average. 53% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Lawrence, Massachusetts Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
412 Largo, Florida 8.6%
413 Avondale, Arizona 116.5%
414 Tustin, California 19.0%
415 Mountain View, California 13.7%
416 Napa, California 10.3%
417 Somerville, Massachusetts 3.6%
418 Lawrence, Massachusetts 11.1%
419 St. George, Utah 59.8%
420 Melbourne, Florida 9.5%
421 Parma, Ohio -6.5%
422 New Rochelle, New York 10.4%
423 Lynchburg, Virginia 22.2%
424 Medford, Oregon 20.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 80,231 418
2014 78,197 427
2013 77,657 426
2012 77,326 422
2011 76,960 420
2010 76,377 416
2009 70,579 452
2008 70,231 452
2007 69,962 444
2006 69,912 438
2005 70,645 417
2004 71,238 413
2003 71,989 405
2002 72,307 396
2001 72,448 391
2000 72,176 388
1990 69,995 333
1920 94,270 73
1910 85,892 63
1900 62,559 57
1890 44,654 64
1880 39,151 46
1870 28,921 45
1860 17,639 51
1850 8,282 81