Lawrenceville

Lawrenceville

Founded in 1697, it was settled by the early Quakers and originally named Maidenhead.

Welcome to Lawrenceville

 
 

Township Overview

Founded in 1697, it was settled by the early Quakers and originally named Maidenhead, a small village across the Thames River in London. In 1812, it was renamed Lawrence after the bravery of captain James Lawrence’s during the War of 1812.
 
The town consists of a village in the center known as Lawrenceville, which includes a historic district that was recognized by the National Register of Historical Places in 1972, one of the first towns to do so. In the center of the village is The Lawrenceville School, a top 5 private school in the nation.
 
Bordering Princeton, today residents get a taste of America’s history, sprawling forests and woodland throughout, and access to a top-50 school district in New Jersey. History lives here, and so can you.

Lawrenceville Market Trends

Lawrenceville market trends indicate a decrease of $53 (28%) in the average price per square foot over the past 6 months. The average sales price is up to $428,000 from $305,250 six months ago. The average time on market for properties in Lawrenceville is 15 days. Buyers can expect to pay 100% of the seller’s asking price.


Overview for Lawrenceville, NJ

3,661 people live in Lawrenceville, where the median age is 49.8 and the average individual income is $60,786. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

3,661

Total Population

49.8 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$60,786

Average individual Income

Around Lawrenceville, NJ

There's plenty to do around Lawrenceville, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

45
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
61
Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including The Druery Brewery, Kerr's Kornstand, and Us Mr Ice Cream.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 0.65 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $ 3.12 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.97 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.5 miles 15 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Active 4.11 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.62 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Lawrenceville, NJ

Lawrenceville has 1,803 households, with an average household size of 2.03. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Lawrenceville do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 3,661 people call Lawrenceville home. The population density is 3,514.16 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

3,661

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

49.8

Median Age

47.77 / 52.23%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
1,803

Total Households

2.03

Average Household Size

$60,786

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Lawrenceville, NJ

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The following schools are within or nearby Lawrenceville. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Lawrenceville Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 3rd
3/5

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