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People

Total Population 851
Male Share of the Population 48.3%
Female Share of the Population 51.7%
Senior Citizens 17.3%
Employed Population 16+ 437
Age of the Population 40

Families

% of people married 59.7%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 29.8%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $79,821
% Above Poverty Level 96.8%
% Below Poverty Level 3.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 21 minutes
% Working from Home 1.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.6%
% Using Public Transportation 0.7%

Housing

People Living Alone 28%
Median Gross Rent $625
Median House Value $163,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 5.8%
US/American 0%
English 5.1%
Irish 6.5%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Lawton Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 11 miles E of Sioux City, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 85 miles N of Omaha, Nebraska
County Woodbury
Metro Area Sioux City
Standard Zip Codes 51030
Phone Area Codes 712
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.478
Longitude -96.183

Lawton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station SIOUX CITY AP
Distance 12.1 miles
Jan Temp 9 to 29 F
Apr Temp 37 to 62 F
Jul Temp 63 to 86 F
Oct Temp 38 to 64 F
Annual Precip 25.9 inches
Station WALTHILL
Distance 27.4 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 31 F
Apr Temp 37 to 64 F
Jul Temp 63 to 88 F
Oct Temp 39 to 66 F
Annual Precip 28.8 inches
Station IDA GROVE 5 NW
Distance 34.5 miles
Jan Temp 7 to 26 F
Apr Temp 35 to 59 F
Jul Temp 63 to 84 F
Oct Temp 39 to 62 F
Annual Precip 29.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bronson 339 $81,000
Hinton 864 $75,208

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Lawton High Schools

LAWTON JUNIOR-SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL
100 TARA WAY
712-944-5181
Serves 343 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.7

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