Lawrence is a city in Essex County, Massachusetts, along the Merrimack River. Surrounding communities include Methuen to the north, Andover to the southwest, and North Andover to the southeast. Lawrence is also part of the Merrimack Valley. Manufacturing products of the city include electronic equipment, textiles, footwear, paper products, computers, and foodstuffs. Lawrence was the residence of poet Robert Frost for his early school years. His essays were first put out in the Lawrence High School newspaper.
The population of Lawrence is 80,209. There are 24,463 households, and 16,903 families residing in the city. The population density was 3,996.5/km² people per square mile. There were 25,601 housing units at an average density of (1,420.2/km²) per square mile.
The racial makeup of the city was 72.4% White, 12.3% African American, 3.6% Asian, 0.1% Native American, and 5.5% from other races.
The median income for a household in the city was $41,994, and the median income for a family was $50,046. The per capita income for the city was $11,360. About 9.2% of families and 12.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 31.7% of those under age 18 and 20.1% of those age 65 or over.
Lawrence, MA Multi-family Property Market Data for 2017
The following set of numbers are the key indicators for the Lawrence multifamily market. The city of Lawrence has roughly 5,325 properties according public records. We will update this list on a monthly basis with the three primary market drivers. View Lawrence listings here.