Lawton, OK
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Lawton, Oklahoma Info Snack

Population
94,017
Unemployment
8.2%
Poverty
18.5%
Median Home
$112,800
Median Income
$47,779
Median Rent
$832

Lawton SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
10
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
9.5

Lawton, OK Crime Report

3,826
Total Crimes
4,147.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
67.45%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Lawton
/ 100k People
Oklahoma
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 3,826 4,147.2 3,277.1 2,476.7
Violent Crime 854 925.7 431.8 366.7
Murder 15 16.3 6.7 5.0
Robbery 91 98.6 59.9 81.6
Aggravated Assault 651 705.6 307.9 250.2
Property Crime 2,972 3,221.5 2,845.3 2,109.9
Burglary 877 950.6 671.7 340.5
Larceny 1,836 1,990.1 1,835.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 259 280.7 338.1 219.9

Lawton, OK Cost Of Living

86
Lawton's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Lawton Oklahoma National Average
Overall 86 86 100
Services 94 92 100
Groceries 89 95 100
Health 111 93 100
Housing 66 69 100
Transportation 95 91 100
Utilities 92 96 100

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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
2019 94,017 -0.7%
2018 94,697 -0.5%
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 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lawton

White
50.8% (47,734)
African American
18.8% (17,664)
American Indian
4.2% (3,951)
Asian
2.8% (2,627)
Hawaiian
0.5% (432)
Other
0.1% (51)
Two Or More
8.6% (8,098)
Hispanic
14.3% (13,460)
Race Lawton OK USA
White 50.8% 65.6% 60.7%
African American 18.8% 7.1% 12.3%
American Indian 4.2% 7.3% 0.7%
Asian 2.8% 2.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 8.6% 6.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 14.3% 10.6% 18.0%

Gender in Lawton

Female
48.2% (45,311)
Male
51.8% (48,705)
Gender Lawton OK USA
Female 48.2% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 51.8% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lawton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (2,820)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (7,521)
High School / GED
32.0% (30,085)
Some College
28.0% (26,324)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (6,581)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (12,222)
Master's Degree
7.0% (6,581)
Professional Degree
1.0% (940)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (940)
Education Lawton OK USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 28.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Lawton, Oklahoma

Less than $10,000
7.7% (723,426)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.5% (520,479)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.6% (1,089,416)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.4% (1,165,236)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.2% (1,433,742)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.2% (1,805,716)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.0% (1,131,316)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.0% (1,126,470)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.5% (236,296)
$200,000 or more
1.8% (169,597)
Income Lawton OK USA
Less than $10,000 7.7% 6.9% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.5% 5.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.6% 10.7% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.4% 10.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.2% 14.1% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.2% 18.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.0% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.0% 12.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.5% 4.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.8% 4.3% 7.7%

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