Lawton, Oklahoma Population 2018

Lawton, Oklahoma's estimated population is 93,714 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Lawton, Oklahoma is the 5th largest city in Oklahoma based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1156.49 people/mi² (446.52 people/km²), with a household density of 192.14 people/km² (497.65 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 30.7 years, 29.5 years for males, and 32.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 109.3 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 40,326 households in the city, with an average size of 2.65 people per household. The vacancy rate was 17.9%, with a median rent of $798/month. The median house has 5.2 rooms, and has a value of $106,800.

The median income for households in Lawton, Oklahoma is $43,674, while the mean household income is $56,669. The per capita income is $21,892, and 14.9% of families and 19% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 27% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 10.1% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201793,714-49-0.05%
201693,763-1,683-1.76%
201595,446-892-0.93%
201496,338-172-0.18%
201396,510-1,675-1.71%
201298,185550.06%
201198,1302760.28%
201097,8545,0975.50%
200092,75712,19615.14%
199080,5615070.63%
198080,0545,5847.50%
197074,47012,77320.70%
196061,69726,94077.51%
195034,75716,70292.51%
194018,0555,93448.96%
193012,1213,19135.73%
19208,9301,14214.66%
19107,7880.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White57,282
Black or African American20,350
Two or More Races8,867
American Indian and Alaska Native4,834
Asian2,429
Some Other Race2,407
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander559

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Lawton Ok Population Pyramid 2018

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Lawton Ok Median Age

30.7


Total

29.5


Male

32.1


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 70,941 adults in Lawton Ok.

Lawton Ok Age Dependency

51.6

Age Dependency Ratio

14.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Lawton Ok Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.2
Houses Without Mortgage
5,429
Houses With Mortgage
10,096
Vacancy Rate
17.9
Median Rent
798
Median Home Value
106,800
Renter-Occupied Units
17,569
Owner-Occupied Units
15,525
Total Housing Units
40,326

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Lawton Ok for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 5.2% and the labor force participation rate is 65.4%.

Lawton Ok Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.65
Average Family Size
3.26
Total Households
33094
Married Couple Households
13615
Male Householder (no wife) Families
1716
Female Householder (no husband) Families
5550
Non Family Households
12213
Total Families
20881
Households With Own Children
10622
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
6.9
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.2

Lawton Ok Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
2,926
$10,000 to $14,999
1,920
$15,000 to $24,999
3,832
$25,000 to $34,999
4,167
$35,000 to $49,999
5,890
$50,000 to $74,999
5,988
$75,000 to $99,999
3,902
$100,000 to $149,999
3,152
$150,000 to $199,999
911
Over $200,000
406

Lawton Ok Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Lawton Ok

Oklahoma

$43,674

$48,038

$56,669

$65,458

Under 10k10k - 15k15k - 25k25k - 35k35k - 50k50k - 75k75k - 100k100k - 150k150k - 200kOver 200k00.050.10.150.2

Lawton Ok Education Data

Lawton Ok Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
1,7783.03%
9th to 12th Grade
4,8118.19%
High School Graduate
19,66333.45%
Some College
17,14129.16%
Associates Degree
3,9396.70%
Bachelors Degree
7,60112.93%
Graduate Degree
3,8426.54%