Lawton, OK Cost Of Living

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Updated: 2022-04-07
88
Lawton's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
53 out of 74
In Oklahoma
1,278 out of 6,412
In America
The cost of living index is set to 100 for the average place in America. An index above 100 means Lawton is expensive, while a number below 100 means it's a relatively cheap place to live.

What is the cost of living in Lawton, OK?

According to the most recent data on the cost of living, Lawton has an overall cost of living index of 88 which is 0.9x lower than the national index of 100.

Compared to only Oklahoma, Lawton has a cost of living index that's 1.0x higher than Oklahoma's index of 87.

The standard of living in Lawton ranks as #1,278 most affordable out of the 6,418 places we measured in Oklahoma. By definition, that implies Lawton ranks as the #5,140 most expensive place in the Sooner State.

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Lawton Cost Of Living Vs. Oklahoma

Living Expense Lawton Oklahoma National Average
Overall 88 87 100
Services 100 91 100
Groceries 92 92 100
Health 110 96 100
Housing 67 71 100
Transportation 95 91 100
Utilities 94 97 100
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Lawton Cost of Living Vs. OK

Lawton, OK Housing Cost Breakdown

Housing swings affordability the most between places in Oklahoma, so we broke down the statistics around housing costs into more detail. It's also important to consider median household incomes to make apples-to-apples comparisons across locations.

Home and income come data comes from the most recent US Census ACS 2014-2018.

$111,000
Median Home Value
$810
Median Rent
$47,690
Median Income
Statistic Lawton Oklahoma United States
Median Home Value $111,000 $142,400 $229,800
Median Rent $810 $818 $1,096
Median Income $47,690 $53,840 $64,994
Home Value To Income 2.3x 2.6x 3.5x
Rent To Monthly Income 0.2x 0.18x 0.2x

Detailed Lawton Services Costs Vs. Oklahoma

Item Lawton Oklahoma
Shampoo $1.07 $1.06
Movie $11.9 $10.68
Bowling $12.0 $14.67

Detailed Lawton Groceries Costs Vs. Oklahoma

Item Lawton Oklahoma
Ground Beef $4.8 $4.22
Fried Chicken $1.08 $1.39
Milk $1.87 $2.05

Detailed Lawton Health Costs Vs. Oklahoma

Item Lawton Oklahoma
Haircut $11.38 $18.62
Beauty Salon $50.0 $39.05
Toothpaste $2.6 $2.34

Detailed Lawton Transportation Costs Vs. Oklahoma

Item Lawton Oklahoma
Potatoes $3.38 $3.29
Pizza $10.0 $10.62
Beer $8.7 $9.38
Optometrist $135.0 $108.57
Doctor $95.0 $116.17
Dentist $130.5 $99.13

Detailed Lawton Utilities Costs Vs. Oklahoma

Item Lawton Oklahoma
Gasoline $2.03 $2.22
Tire Balancing $49.89 $50.07
All Electricity $143.85 $167.67
Phone $188.92 $175.64

Lawton SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
10
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
9.5

Cost Of Living In Cities Around Lawton

City Population Cost Of Living Vs. Lawton
Wichita Falls, TX 104,657 83 0.9x
Duncan, OK 22,529 86 1.0x
Chickasha, OK 16,326 83 0.9x
Burkburnett, TX 11,241 84 1.0x
Anadarko, OK 6,600 80 0.9x

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