Population density (sq mi)1,2615791
Median age39.538.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)65%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1854%44%43%
Speak English99%92%79%
Speak Spanish0%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Lawton is 2112% higher than Iowa
  • The median age in Lawton is 4% higher than Iowa
  • In Lawton 97.56% of the population is White
  • In Lawton 0.56% of the population is Black
  • In Lawton 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Lawton, IA Demographics


      Lawton population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.32%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race0.78%1.97%3.06%
      Other race1.11%1.27%4.75%
      In Lawton, 2.9% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Lawton age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Lawton, IA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).