Lawton, Iowa Population 2022

1,007
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Lawton is a city located in Woodbury County Iowa. Lawton has a 2020 population of 1,007. Lawton is currently growing at a rate of 0.90% annually and its population has increased by 10.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 914 in 2010.

The average household income in Lawton is $80,371 with a poverty rate of 7.96%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $677 per month, and the median house value is $171,600. The median age in Lawton is 39.2 years, 35.8 years for males, and 39.9 years for females.

Lawton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lawtonwas:

  • White: 97.83%
  • Other race: 1.09%
  • Two or more races: 0.81%
  • Asian: 0.27%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Lawton, Iowa is 1,007 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,007.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 914.

Lawton, Iowa Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,08197.83%
Some Other Race121.09%
Two or More Races90.81%
Asian30.27%
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Lawton Population by Race

Lawton Population Pyramid $2022

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Lawton Median Age

39.2


Total

35.8


Male

39.9


Female

Lawton Adults

There are 794 adults, (189 of whom are seniors) in Lawton.

Lawton Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

31.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Lawton Sex Ratio

Female

571

51.67%

Male

534

48.33%

Lawton Population by Age

Lawton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lawton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male50%50%
Non Family56.7%43.3%
Female68.4%31.6%
All81.4%18.6%
Married94.5%5.5%

81.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lawton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4202.6281.4
Married2713.394.5
Non Family1201.0656.7
Female192.6868.4
Male102.850

3.2

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

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Lawton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade101.41%
9th to 12th Grade101.41%
High School Graduate21430.18%
Some College16523.27%
Associates Degree9613.54%
Bachelors Degree15622.00%
Graduate Degree588.18%
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Lawton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lawton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White697677209
Hispanic55
2+ Races442
Asian333

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

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

Lawton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$48,011$53,393$42,500
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$38,194$38,333$38,125
Some College$46,563$55,000$35,000
Bachelors Degree$57,917$75,250$48,750
Graduate Degree$63,750$68,125$63,036

$48,011

Average Earnings

$53,393

Average Male

$42,500

Average Female

Lawton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lawton Language by Age

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Lawton Language

99.14% of Lawton residents speak only English, while 0.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.57% of the population.

Lawton Language

Lawton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,060847.92%
Hispanic33412.12%
Other4NaN%

7.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.93%

Male Poverty Rate

6.13%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lawton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lawton is White, with 7.92% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lawton is Hispanic, with 12.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.12%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.65%.

Lawton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade30.00%
High School9.35%
Some College8.05%
Bachelors or Greater0.93%

Lawton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed66.67%
Female Employed5.67%
Male Employed1.05%

Lawton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lawton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$75,000$80,371
Families$92,500$94,174
Married Families$98,194-
Non Families$35,000$44,491
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Income by Household Type

Lawton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

62.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.4%

Male Marriage Rate

62.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Lawton Married by Age and Sex

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Lawton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Lawton Marital Status by Race

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Lawton Marital Status

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73

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam27
Second Gulf War18
Korea10
First Gulf War9
World War II6

Lawton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5424
75+23
65 to 7417
55 to 646
18 to 343

Lawton Veterans by Age

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Lawton Veterans by Race

Lawton Veterans by Education

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13.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.40%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lawton Veterans by Education

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69.6%

Labor Force Participation

68.1%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Lawton Employment by Age

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Lawton Employment by Race

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Lawton Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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78.64%

Born in Lawton

98.82%

Native Born

1.18%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.18%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.82% of Lawton residents were born in the United States, with 78.64% having been born in Iowa. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lawton Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20221,00790.90%
202199890.91%
202098990.92%
201998090.93%
201897160.62%
2017965-4-0.41%
2016969101.04%
201595960.63%
2014953111.17%
201394280.86%
201293450.54%
2011929151.64%
20109140.00%

Lawton Population by Year