Lawton SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
7
Diversity
10
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
9.5

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Lawton, Oklahoma Info Snack

The city of Lawton is the county seat of Comanche County, in the State of Oklahoma. Located in southwestern Oklahoma, about 87 mi (140 km) southwest of Oklahoma City, it is the principal city of the Lawton, Oklahoma Metropolitan Statistical Area. According to the 2010 census, Lawton's population was 96,867, making it the fifth-largest city in the state.
Population
95,168
Unemployment
9.3%
Poverty
19.2%
Median Home
$112,700
Median Income
$44,335
Median Rent
$808

Rankings for Lawton in Oklahoma

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Map Of Lawton, OK

Population over time in Lawton

Year Population % Change
2017 95,168 -1.6%
2016 96,728 -0.9%
2015 97,589 -0.2%
2014 97,788 0.7%
2013 97,147 1.0%
2012 96,187 0.8%
2011 95,391 1.2%
2010 94,217 -

Crime in Lawton Per 100k

Crime Lawton OK USA
Violent Crime 882.8 456.2 382.9
Murder 8.5 6.2 5.3
Robbery 139.2 76.3 98.0
Aggravated Assault 647.0 319.3 248.9
Property Crime 3843.5 2876.4 2362.0
Burglary 1282.2 727.8 430.4
Larceny 2227.7 1836.9 1694.0
Car Theft 333.6 311.7 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Lawton

White
52.1% (49,550)
African American
19.7% (18,738)
American Indian
4.2% (4,034)
Asian
2.6% (2,478)
Hawaiian
0.5% (522)
Other
0.1% (80)
Two Or More
6.8% (6,502)
Hispanic
13.9% (13,264)
Race Lawton OK USA
White 52.1% 66.5% 61.5%
African American 19.7% 7.2% 12.3%
American Indian 4.2% 7.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.6% 2.0% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 6.8% 6.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 13.9% 10.1% 17.6%

Household Income For Lawton, Oklahoma

Less than $10,000
8.7% (827,961)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.6% (532,940)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.5% (1,189,600)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.9% (1,132,499)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.0% (1,522,688)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.2% (1,827,225)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.2% (1,161,049)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.1% (961,196)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.6% (247,436)
$200,000 or more
1.4% (133,235)
Income Lawton OK USA
Less than $10,000 8.7% 7.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.6% 5.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.5% 11.4% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.9% 11.1% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.0% 14.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.2% 18.8% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.2% 11.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.1% 11.6% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.6% 3.9% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.4% 3.6% 6.3%

Gender in Lawton

Female
48.1% (45,817)
Male
51.9% (49,350)
Gender Lawton OK USA
Female 48.1% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 51.9% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lawton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.9% (2,750)
9-12th Grade
7.9% (7,548)
High School / GED
32.3% (30,747)
Some College
29.1% (27,654)
Associate's Degree
6.9% (6,571)
Bachelor's Degree
13.1% (12,507)
Master's Degree
5.9% (5,574)
Professional Degree
1.0% (922)
Doctorate Degree
0.9% (890)
Education Lawton OK USA
< 9th Grade 2.9% 4.2% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 7.9% 8.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 32.3% 31.5% 27.3%
Some College 29.1% 23.6% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 6.9% 7.6% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 13.1% 16.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.9% 6.0% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.9% 1.0% 1.4%

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