Lawson, Missouri 

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Population

2,353

-10.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.0%

Median Income

$54,412

Median Home Price

$135,400

Best Places to Live in Lawson, Missouri

Large-city complex - Missouri-Kansas border, on the Missouri River. September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Lawson, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Lawson, MO Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Diverse economy
Entertainment
Attractive downtown
Cons
Growth & sprawl
Uninteresting physical setting
Crime rates

What Bert Has To Say About Kansas City Metro Area

Kansas City is a large, prosperous, self-sufficient and culturally rich city located astride the Missouri River. The downtown area and most of the population are on the older Missouri side, filled with shaded neighborhoods and mixed development. For the past 20 years the big growth has been on the Kansas side to the southwest in suburbs like Overland Park, Lenexa, and Shawnee.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Missouri
County: Ray County
Metro Area: Kansas City Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat conservative
City: Lawson
Zip Codes: 64062
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 1014 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Lawson is 5.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lawson jobs have increased by 1.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lawson's cost of living is 13.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Lawson's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
Ray county voted Republican in the last four Presidential elections, after voting Democratic in 2000. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Lawson's population is 2,353 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 10.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 29.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Lawson is Real Estate: $135,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.0%.

SCHOOLS
Lawson public schools spend $8,832 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14 students per teacher in Lawson. More Education



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Housing Market in Lawson

It's a good time to buy in Lawson. Home Appreciation is up 7.0% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Lawson is $135,400.

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