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People

Total Population 1,698
Male Share of the Population 49.3%
Female Share of the Population 50.7%
Senior Citizens 14.8%
Employed Population 16+ 731
Age of the Population 39

Families

% of people married 41.2%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 16.8%
Median Earnings25+ $30,417
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $18,125
Median Earnings With High School Degree $26,750

Wealth

Median Family Income $53,173
% Above Poverty Level 82.8%
% Below Poverty Level 17.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 23 minutes
% Working from Home 4.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 5.7%
% Using Public Transportation 0.8%

Housing

People Living Alone 35.1%
Median Gross Rent $627
Median House Value $93,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 21.7%
US/American 0%
English 16.3%
Irish 15.7%

Lawton Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 15 miles SW of Kalamazoo, Michigan (center to center)
Nearest Large City 95 miles E of Chicago, Illinois
County Van Buren
Metro Area Kalamazoo - Battle Creek
Standard Zip Codes 49065
Phone Area Codes 269
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.167
Longitude -85.846

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 KALAMAZOO STATE HOSPITAL
Distance 15 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 32 F
Apr Temp 38 to 60 F
Jul Temp 62 to 84 F
Oct Temp 43 to 63 F
Annual Precip 37.4 inches
Station DOWAGIAC 1 W
Distance 19.4 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 31 F
Apr Temp 36 to 58 F
Jul Temp 60 to 83 F
Oct Temp 39 to 62 F
Annual Precip 40 inches
Station THREE RIVERS
Distance 19.5 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 30 F
Apr Temp 34 to 58 F
Jul Temp 59 to 83 F
Oct Temp 38 to 62 F
Annual Precip 37 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Decatur 2,095 $37,198
Lawrence 1,049 $41,625
Marcellus 1,024 $44,643
Mattawan 2,075 $47,260
Paw Paw 3,494 $32,153
Schoolcraft 1,657 $61,012

Lawton Public Libraries

Library
Lawton Public Library
125 S. MAIN STREET
Lawton, Michigan
(269) 624-5481

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Lawton High Schools

LAWTON HIGH SCHOOL
202 N. 29TH ST.
269-624-4191
Serves 326 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16.5

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