Laurel

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  2. Laurel Statistics
  3. Laurel Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Laurel Employment Information
  5. Laurel Family Information
  6. Laurel Education Information
  7. Laurel Public Benefits Information
  8. Laurel Criminal Information
  9. Laurel Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  10. Laurel Zip Codes


Laurel Legal Resources

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Laurel Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 18,819
  • Land Area (2000): 468.913 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 3.095 square kilometers

Laurel Population By Year


Year  Population Year  Population Year  Population
2001 3,727 2003 3,764 2005 3,854
2002 3,779 2004 Not Available 2006 3,867

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Houses (2000): 7,711

Laurel Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 6,250 33.20%
 Rural, Farm 660 3.51%
 Rural, Non-farm 11,916 63.30%

Laurel Real Estate Lawyers provide services for home buying/selling, commercial real estate, leases, landlord tenant, construction, land use and zoning laws. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Laurel Employment Information

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Laurel Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 977 20.69%
2. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 373 7.90%
3. Food Manufacturing 332 7.03%
4. Public Administration 196 4.15%
5. Accommodation and Food Services 160 3.39%
6. Educational Services 154 3.26%
7. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 144 3.05%
8. Truck Transportation 142 3.01%
9. Repair and Maintenance 135 2.86%
10. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 121 2.56%
11. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 117 2.48%
12. Food and Beverage Stores 102 2.16%
13. Chemical Manufacturing 100 2.12%
14. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 92 1.95%
15. Department and Other General Stores 88 1.86%
16. Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 87 1.84%
17. Health Care 77 1.63%
18. Utilities 75 1.59%
19. Other Transportation 73 1.55%
20. Machinery Manufacturing 67 1.42%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Health Care 686 16.09%
2. Educational Services 382 8.96%
3. Accommodation and Food Services 300 7.04%
4. Finance and Insurance 227 5.32%
5. Department and Other General Stores 207 4.86%
6. Food Manufacturing 197 4.62%
7. Food and Beverage Stores 190 4.46%
8. Social Assistance 179 4.20%
9. Public Administration 131 3.07%
10. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 101 2.37%
11. Building Materials / Hardware / Lawn and Garden Supplies 100 2.35%
12. Agriculture / Forestry / Fishing / Hunting 91 2.13%
13. Pharmacies and Drug Stores 86 2.02%
14. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 86 2.02%
15. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 84 1.97%
16. Personal and Laundry Services 74 1.74%
17. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 72 1.69%
18. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 67 1.57%
19. Furniture, Furnishings, and Appliances 61 1.43%
20. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 59 1.38%

Laurel Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 377 7.98%
2. Other Installation / Maintenance 362 7.66%
3. Other Construction Trades 229 4.85%
4. Other Production Occupations 227 4.81%
5. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 216 4.57%
6. Farmers and Farm Managers 208 4.40%
7. Carpenters 183 3.87%
8. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 177 3.75%
9. Other Sales and Related Occupations 168 3.56%
10. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 142 3.01%
11. Other Management Occupations 139 2.94%
12. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 138 2.92%
13. Vehicle Mechanics 132 2.79%
14. Supervisors / Construction and Extract 112 2.37%
15. Agricultural Workers 109 2.31%
16. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 109 2.31%
17. Business Operations Specialists 106 2.24%
18. Pipelayers / Plumbers / Etc. 97 2.05%
19. Construction Laborers 85 1.80%
20. Law Enforcement Workers 77 1.63%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Secretaries and Admins 273 6.40%
2. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 258 6.05%
3. Other Office and Admin Support 225 5.28%
4. Cashiers 210 4.93%
5. Other Sales and Related Occupations 204 4.79%
6. Registered Nurses 180 4.22%
7. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 143 3.35%
8. Child Care Workers 140 3.28%
9. Health Technologists and Technicians 138 3.24%
10. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 129 3.03%
11. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 125 2.93%
12. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 116 2.72%
13. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 115 2.70%
14. Customer Service Representatives 107 2.51%
15. Other Management Occupations 107 2.51%
16. Other Production Occupations 101 2.37%
17. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 99 2.32%
18. Farmers and Farm Managers 76 1.78%
19. Food and Beverage Servers, Not waiters/waitresses 74 1.74%
20. Accountants and Auditors 73 1.71%

Laurel Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 8,111 56.21%
15-35 hours 1,784 12.36%
1-14 hours 364 2.52%
No regular hours 4,171 28.91%

Laurel Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 320 3.83%
5 AM-5:29 AM 325 3.89%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 281 3.36%
6 AM-6:29 AM 802 9.59%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 981 11.73%
7 AM-7:29 AM 1,393 16.66%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 1,470 17.58%
8 AM-8:29 AM 840 10.04%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 385 4.60%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 324 3.87%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 138 1.65%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 57 0.68%
Noon-3:59 PM 325 3.89%
4 PM-11:59 PM 722 8.63%

Laurel Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 224 2.68%
5-9 797 9.53%
10-14 841 10.06%
15-19 1,572 18.80%
20-24 1,341 16.03%
25-29 835 9.98%
30-34 1,327 15.87%
35-39 220 2.63%
40-44 156 1.87%
45-59 512 6.12%
60-89 367 4.39%
At least 90 171 2.04%

Laurel Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 18 0.22% 5,592 66.87%
30-44 4 0.05% 1,699 20.32%
45-59 0 0.00% 512 6.12%
At least 60 6 0.07% 532 6.36%

Laurel Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 9 0.10%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 1,004 11.44%
 Car / truck / van, solo 7,079 80.64%
 Motorcycle 0 0.00%
 Other 66 0.75%
 Public transportation 28 0.32%
 Walked 177 2.02%
 Worked at home 415 4.73%

Laurel Employment Lawyers handle cases involving employment contracts, severance agreements, OSHA, workers compensation, ADA, race, sex, pregnancy, national-orgin, sexual orientation and age discrimination, sexual harassment, hours & wages and overtime issues. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Laurel Family Information

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Households (2000): 7,165 (18,825 people)
Families (2000): 5,382 (16,350 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 2,300
People at same address in 1995: 10,474

Laurel Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 695 9.70%
$10,000-$14,999 568 7.93%
$15,000-$19,999 508 7.09%
$20,000-$24,999 381 5.32%
$25,000-$29,999 404 5.64%
$30,000-$34,999 539 7.52%
$35,000-$39,999 554 7.73%
$40,000-$44,999 583 8.14%
$45,000-$49,999 345 4.82%
$50,000-$59,999 740 10.33%
$60,000-$74,999 704 9.83%
$75,000-$99,999 728 10.16%
$100,000-$124,999 134 1.87%
$125,000-$149,999 139 1.94%
$150,000-$199,999 101 1.41%
$200,000 or more 42 0.59%

Laurel Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 1,460 20.41%
 Family, 2 people 2,292 32.05%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 312 4.36%
 Family, 3 people 1,268 17.73%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 32 0.45%
 Family, 4 people 1,049 14.67%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 23 0.32%
 Family, 5 people 468 6.54%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 4 0.06%
 Family, 6 people 156 2.18%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 0 0.00%
 Family, 7 or more people 87 1.22%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 1 0.01%

Laurel Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 5,690 29.32%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 2,121 10.93%
Public Assistance 339 1.75%
Retirement 1,424 7.34%
Self Employment 854 4.40%
Social Security 2,131 10.98%
Supplemental Security 342 1.76%
Wage / Salary 5,462 28.14%
Other 1,044 5.38%

Laurel Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 2,469 57.49%
 With children under 18 1,826 42.51%

Laurel Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 589 8.29%
 Married 4,568 64.27%
 Never Married 1,726 24.29%
 Widowed 224 3.15%

Laurel Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 745 9.80%
 Married 4,590 60.36%
 Never Married 1,533 20.16%
 Widowed 736 9.68%

Laurel Family Lawyers help clients with family law issues, such as marriage, divorce, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, annulment, child support, custody, division of property, alimony, palimony, restraining orders, spousal support, uncontested divorce and visitation rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Laurel Education Information

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Laurel Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 917 6.59%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 2,884 20.73%
 High school diploma or equivalent 5,386 38.72%
 Some college, no degree 2,506 18.02%
 Associate degree 776 5.58%
 Bachelors degree 963 6.92%
 Graduate or professional degree 477 3.43%

Laurel Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 171 0.91% 126 0.67% 297 1.58%
Kindergarten 201 1.07% 56 0.30% 257 1.37%
Grades 1-4 926 4.92% 93 0.49% 1,019 5.41%
Grades 5-8 978 5.20% 80 0.43% 1,058 5.62%
Grades 9-12 1,025 5.45% 120 0.64% 1,145 6.08%
Undergrad college 532 2.83% 71 0.38% 603 3.20%
Graduate or professional school 46 0.24% 54 0.29% 100 0.53%
Total 3,879 20.61% 600 3.19% 4,479 23.80%

Laurel Education Lawyers represent colleges, school districts, other educational institutions, and students in the practice of education law. They handle issues related to No Child Left Behind, special education, and disability rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Laurel Public Benefits Information

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Laurel Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 16,930 90.48%
 Below Poverty Level 1,782 9.52%

Laurel Public Benefits Lawyers assess the range of local, state and federal government benefits to which their clients may be entitled and help them apply for such programs, as well as appeal decisions denying such benefits to their clients. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Laurel Criminal Information

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Laurel Crimes Per 1,000 People By Type And Year



Year  Aggravated Assault  Forcible Rape  Murder / Manslaughter  Robbery Total Violent Crimes  Arson  Burglary  Larceny / Theft  Motor Vehicle Theft Total Property Crimes
2001 13.416 0.537 0.000 2.951 16.904 0.000 11.806 53.931 5.098 70.834
2002 10.320 0.000 0.000 3.440 13.760 0.000 8.732 50.542 5.028 64.303
2003 14.346 0.797 0.000 1.063 16.206 0.000 10.361 45.430 4.251 60.043
2004 Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available
2005 6.227 1.816 0.000 2.076 10.119 0.000 13.752 32.174 0.778 46.705
2006 13.706 1.293 0.000 2.845 17.843 0.259 11.120 38.531 3.879 53.530
2007 10.932 2.082 0.000 5.726 18.740 0.260 6.767 35.919 2.603 45.289

Laurel Law Enforcement Employeess

Year  Officers  Civilian
2004 1 10
2005 1 12
2006 1 10
2007 1 15

Laurel Crime Index

Year  Index
2001 327
2002 295

Laurel Criminal Lawyers represent defendants in municipal, state and federal criminal proceedings. These lawyers commonly handle cases involving DUI/DWI (drunk driving), drug possession, gun crimes, traffic tickets, violent crimes, sex crimes, theft offenses and white collar crimes. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Laurel Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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Laurel Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 2,724 14.47%
10-19 Years 2,781 14.78%
20-29 Years 2,122 11.28%
30-39 Years 2,811 14.94%
40-49 Years 2,900 15.41%
50-59 Years 2,177 11.57%
60-69 Years 1,619 8.60%
70-79 Years 1,176 6.25%
80-89 Years 445 2.36%
90+ Years 64 0.34%

Laurel Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 9,127 48.50%
 Female 9,692 51.50%

Laurel Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 15,579 82.78%
 African-American 2,483 13.19%
 Hispanic/Latino 304 1.62%
 Multiracial 220 1.17%
 Asian 154 0.82%
 Amerindian 39 0.21%
 Other Race 30 0.16%
 Pacific Islander 10 0.05%

Laurel Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 3,013 23.36%
2. English 2,778 21.54%
3. Irish 2,317 17.97%
4. German 1,851 14.35%
5. Italian 535 4.15%
6. French Non-Basque 317 2.46%
7. Dutch 276 2.14%
8. Scottish 252 1.95%
9. Polish 238 1.85%
10. Scotch Irish 166 1.29%

Laurel Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 16,687 95.81%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 397 2.28%
3. French Creole 134 0.77%
4. French 81 0.47%
5. German 29 0.17%
6. Laotian 23 0.13%
7. Korean 20 0.11%
8. Yiddish 12 0.07%
9. Hungarian 10 0.06%
10. Italian 9 0.05%

Laurel Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 18,432 97.91%
 Naturalized immigrant 195 1.04%
 Not a citizen 199 1.06%

Laurel Immigration Lawyers help clients navigate through the federal immigration process. They help workers secure temporary visas (H1-B, fiances obtain K-1 visas, and permanent immigrants apply for Green Cards or citizenship. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.
Laurel Civil Rights Lawyers represent clients who have been illegally discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability and national origin. If you have suffered employment discrimination, sexual harassment, or have been treated differently by a hotel, restaurant, or other public accommodation, a civil rights lawyer can help you determine whether your rights were violated and what types of redress are available. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Laurel Zip Codes

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Alphabetical | By Population

19956