Lawnton, Pennsylvania Population 2020

3,986

Lawnton is a city located in Pennsylvania. Lawnton has a 2020 population of 3,986. Lawnton is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 4.54% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,813 in 2010. Lawnton reached it's highest population of 3,993 in 2017.

The average household income in Lawnton is $81,028 with a poverty rate of 3.79%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,015 per month, and the median house value is $161,600. The median age in Lawnton is 41.3 years, 41.3 years for males, and 41.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.4 males.

Lawnton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lawnton was:

  • White: 58.30%
  • Black or African American: 22.15%
  • Asian: 15.96%
  • Two or more races: 1.46%
  • Other race: 1.10%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 1.03%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Lawnton, Pennsylvania is 3,986, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,986.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,813.

Lawnton, Pennsylvania Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,32458.30%
Black or African American88322.15%
Asian63615.96%
Two or More Races581.46%
Some Other Race441.10%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander411.03%

Lawnton Population Pyramid 2020

Lawnton Median Age

41.3


Total

41.3


Male

41.2


Female

Lawnton Adults

There are 3,054 adults, (696 of whom are seniors) in Lawnton.

Lawnton Age Dependency

69

Age Dependency Ratio

29.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Lawnton Sex Ratio

Female

2,105

52.81%

Male

1,881

47.19%

Lawnton Households and Families

Lawnton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lawnton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male92.7%7.3%
Married84.5%15.5%
All63.7%36.3%
Non Family45.1%54.9%
Female25.5%74.5%

63.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6442.4263.7
Married7593.2784.5
Non Family5971.145.1
Female1923.0125.5
Male962.7392.7

3.12

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

3.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lawnton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1154.15%
9th to 12th Grade1786.42%
High School Graduate1,01136.46%
Some College34912.59%
Associates Degree35412.77%
Bachelors Degree58321.02%
Graduate Degree1836.60%

Lawnton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,6421,584508
Black550453122
Asian39625846
Hispanic18518590
Other Race444444
Islander313131

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,550$45,826$41,526
Less Than High School$42,750$$42,975
High School Grad$32,016$41,625$30,524
Some College$40,469$41,875$40,268
Bachelors Degree$59,094$55,208$59,438
Graduate Degree$61,630$$75,625

$42,550

Average Earnings

$45,826

Average Male

$41,526

Average Female

Lawnton Language

Lawnton Language by Age

Lawnton Language

82.52% of Lawnton residents speak only English, while 17.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 9.44% of the population.

Lawnton Poverty

Lawnton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black88310011.33%
White2,030371.82%
Hispanic403143.47%

3.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.91%

Male Poverty Rate

5.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lawnton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lawnton is Black, with 11.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lawnton is White, with 1.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.05%.

Name Poverty
Some College5.55%
High School1.78%
Less Than High School1.02%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed5.37%
Male Employed0.88%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Lawnton Income

Lawnton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$60,326$81,028
Families$71,875$89,162
Married Families$93,142-
Non Families$43,550$51,052

Lawnton Marital Status

Lawnton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.9%

Male Marriage Rate

50.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Lawnton Married by Age and Sex

Lawnton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Lawnton Marital Status by Race

Lawnton Veterans

205

Number of Veterans

199

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam97
First Gulf War44
Second Gulf War31
World War II21
Korea6
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7480
75+60
35 to 5437
55 to 6423
18 to 345
Name Veterans % of Total
White1578.22%
Black487.36%
Hispanic2712.50%

$Lawnton Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lawnton Employment Status

65.6%

Labor Force Participation

64%

Employment Rate

1.3%

Unemployment Rate

Lawnton Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

73.46%

Born in Pennsylvania

86.98%

Native Born

13.02%

Foreign Born

4.72%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

86.98% of Lawnton residents were born in the United States, with 73.46% having been born in Pennsylvania. 4.72% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,9860.00%
20193,9860.00%
20183,986-7-0.18%
20173,9931363.53%
20163,857631.66%
20153,7941092.96%
20143,685-55-1.47%
20133,740721.96%
20123,668722.00%
20113,596-217-5.69%
20103,8130.00%