Lawton, OK
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Lawton, Oklahoma Info Snack

Population
93,535
Unemployment
7.5%
Poverty
18.4%
Median Home
$111,000
Median Income
$47,690
Median Rent
$810

Lawton SnackAbility

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

Lawton, OK Crime Report

2,798
Total Crimes
3,024.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
28.93%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Lawton
/ 100k People
Oklahoma
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,798 3,024.6 3,164.2 2,346.0
Violent Crime 727 785.9 458.6 387.8
Murder 14 15.1 7.4 6.5
Robbery 102 110.3 59.1 73.9
Aggravated Assault 532 575.1 339.3 279.7
Property Crime 2,071 2,238.7 2,705.6 1,958.2
Burglary 632 683.2 613.3 314.2
Larceny 1,166 1,260.4 1,714.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 273 295.1 378.0 246.0

Lawton, OK Cost Of Living

88
Lawton's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
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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Rankings for Lawton in Oklahoma

Map Of Lawton, OK

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Population over time in Lawton

Year Population % Change
2020 93,535 -1.2%
2019 94,697 -0.5%
2018 95,168 -1.6%
2017 96,728 -0.9%
2016 97,589 -0.2%
2015 97,788 0.7%
2014 97,147 1.0%
2013 96,187 0.8%
2012 95,391 1.2%
2011 94,217 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lawton

White
50.3% (47,082)
African American
18.1% (16,911)
American Indian
4.1% (3,792)
Asian
2.8% (2,586)
Hawaiian
0.5% (423)
Other
0.4% (415)
Two Or More
8.8% (8,268)
Hispanic
15.0% (14,058)
Race Lawton OK USA
White 50.3% 64.9% 60.1%
African American 18.1% 7.1% 12.2%
American Indian 4.1% 7.3% 0.6%
Asian 2.8% 2.2% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 8.8% 7.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 15.0% 10.9% 18.2%

Gender in Lawton

Female
48.0% (44,929)
Male
52.0% (48,606)
Gender Lawton OK USA
Female 48.0% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 52.0% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lawton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (3,741)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (6,547)
High School / GED
32.0% (29,931)
Some College
27.0% (25,254)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (7,482)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (12,159)
Master's Degree
7.0% (6,547)
Professional Degree
1.0% (935)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (935)
Education Lawton OK USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Lawton, Oklahoma

Less than $10,000
7.0% (650,318)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.0% (559,195)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.1% (1,041,132)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.0% (1,118,956)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.9% (1,489,111)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.3% (1,802,102)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.9% (1,205,269)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.1% (1,131,973)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.9% (179,983)
$200,000 or more
1.9% (175,455)
Income Lawton OK USA
Less than $10,000 7.0% 6.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.0% 4.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.1% 10.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.0% 10.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.9% 14.1% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.3% 18.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.9% 12.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.1% 13.3% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.9% 4.8% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.9% 4.5% 8.3%

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