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Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Lawrence County, Missouri

Lawrence County is a county located in the U.S. state of Missouri. As of 2000, the population was 35,204. Its county seat is Mount Vernon. The county was organized in 1843 and named for James Lawrence, a naval officer from the War of 1812 known for his statement, "Don't give up the ship." Note that there was a previous Lawrence County, established in 1815 and dissolved in 1818, being divided into Wayne County, Madison County, and later into others, including this one. (from wikipedia)

General Information
Missouri State$59,460 Average House Value (as of 2000)
33,847 Population (as of 2000)$31,285 Average House Income (as of 2000)
34,024 Population (current)731.6 Square Miles of Land
2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)0.2 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
642 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$37,666,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
6,702 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$160,457,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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