Lawton, Oklahoma 

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Economy in Lawton, Oklahoma

Lawton has an unemployment rate of 4.1%. The US average is 3.7%.

Lawton has seen the job market increase by 0.5% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 22.7%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Lawton
- The Sales Tax Rate for Lawton is 8.6%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Lawton is 5.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Lawton
- The average income of a Lawton resident is $21,486 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Lawton resident is $43,263 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYLawton, OklahomaUnited States
  4.1%3.7%
  0.5%1.6%
  22.7%33.5%
  9.0%6.2%
  5.0%4.6%
  $22,881$31,177
  $44,335$57,652
  $55,107$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.6%1.3%
  0.7%0.6%
  5.5%6.2%
  8.4%10.4%
  1.3%2.7%
  13.6%11.6%
  3.1%4.1%
  0.6%0.9%
  1.9%2.1%
  3.6%4.7%
  1.8%1.9%
  3.6%6.7%
  0.1%0.1%
  4.4%4.3%
  8.9%9.3%
  13.0%13.8%
  1.8%2.2%
  8.7%7.4%
  5.5%4.9%
  12.8%4.8%
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    Reviews for Lawton    42 Reviews
    Lawton- Great Place to Live - 8/22/2020
    Lawton is one of the best places to live for the following reasons: The cost of living is much cheaper than in most parts of the country. Rent and gas is cheap. Home... Read More

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    Lawton- Not a Great Place 4 Adults 2 Live & Thrive - 4/23/2020
    I've lived in Lawton for a month shy of 5 years. I was stationed in the navy in my early 20's so I have been to a lot of places. Just traveling around the USA in my... Read More

    Lawton, OK Best Place to Live - 5/25/2019
    I have lived in Lawton since 2005. When my husband retired from the Military we decided to make Lawton our home. I am a licensed Realtor and know about the real estate... Read More


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    ZIP CODES IN LAWTON, OKLAHOMA
    73505 73507 73501 73503

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