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.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lawtonwas:
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.
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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%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Lawton
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.