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20 square miles
9 (Lawrence Parks)
Metropolitan School District of Lawrence Township – serves 16,000 students, 7th largest district in Indiana. https://www.ltschools.org/
Historic Fort Benjamin Harrison, located in the 1,700-acre Fort Harrison State Park.
Median Value of Owner-Occupied Homes:
$130,800, above state average
Home Ownership Rate:
74.7%, above state average
Median Household income:
$57,550 - 20% higher than state average.
Residents with a Bachelor's degree or higher
30% - 8% higher than the state average.
Lawrence Business and Economic Development Assistance:
Lawrence Department of Economic Development
Fort Benjamin Harrison Reuse Authority
Lawrence Chamber of Commerce
Pendleton Pike Redevelopment Commission
Lawrence Community Development Corporation
Variety of eating experiences:
14 locally owned ethnic restaurants populate our City’s International District along Pendleton Pike. 8 ethnic grocery stores and bakeries serve our community.
17 Churches lie in the City of Lawrence many of them serve a strong ethnic population, such as St Lawrence Catholic Church with its strong Hispanic membership, and Korean Methodist Church serving the Korean population. (Lawrence Churches)
Featured in USA Today, 21 fields provides a recreational outlet for citizens of the world who view “football” as the only sport. Lawrence parks
Indianapolis Greenways in 2007 will complete the Upper Fall Creek Loop trail, near 79th & Fall Creek Blvd., to be completely handicap accessible including fishing docks. http://www.indygreenways.org/
Fort Harrison YMCA:
A 12,000 member YMCA offers “membership for all” and is dedicated to the well being of all our citizens taking into account their income levels.
Fort Harrison YMCA