Lawton Comanche County, Oklahoma

Lawton: City in Oklahoma

Lawton locator map
Location of Lawton on Oklahoma map.


Lawton is a city located in the county of Comanche in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. Its population at the 2010 census was 96,867 and a population density of 462 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 93,025 inhabitants.

The city was created 120 years ago in 1900.


Lawton is located at 34°36'31"N 98°23'25"W (34.6086900, -98.3903300).

Old Lawton High School image
Old Lawton High School


Lawton forecast: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 20%. more

Old Lawton High School image

Lawton map

Lawton Quick Facts

Population : 93,025 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Oklahoma (United States)
County : Comanche County
Postal code : 73533
Phone Area Codes : 580
Area : 209.88 km2
Altitude : 1,112 feet / 339 meters
Capital city : Lawton is capital of Comanche County
Establishment : January 01, 1901 (120 years ago)
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 05:19:04 (3rd August 2021)
Density : 443 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -4.13% (2010-2019)
Weather : 90℉ Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather


According to census records, the population of Lawton decreased by 4.13% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 96,867 - census
2011 98,208 1.37% estimation process
2012 98,415 0.21% estimation process
2013 96,977 -1.48% estimation process
2014 96,660 -0.33% estimation process
2015 95,965 -0.72% estimation process
2016 94,117 -1.96% estimation process
2017 94,009 -0.11% estimation process
2018 92,945 -1.14% estimation process
2019 93,025 0.09% estimation process

Lawton zip code is 73501. County name: Comanche, County fips: 40031

LAW, Lavton, Lawton, Loton, Louton, lao dun, loteon, ltn aklahma, lwtwn, roton, Лавтон, Лотон, Лоутон, לוטון, لاٹن، اوکلاہوما, لتن، اکلاهما, لوتون, ロートン, 劳顿, 로턴

People born in Lawton (97)

People born in Lawton, including basketball player and announcer Stacey King, athletics competitor Chryste Gaines, Player of football Bryan McCann, you can see a list of people who born in Lawton.


College & universities near Lawton

Code Name City ZIP
428143 Platt College-Lawton Lawton (OK) 73501
207102 Eves College of Hairstyling Lawton (OK) 73501
206914 Cameron University Lawton (OK) 73505-6377
364548 Great Plains Technology Center Lawton (OK) 73505-8399
250993 Red River Technology Center Duncan (OK) 73533

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near Lawton

Code Name Address Type
PUR Purcell East Main St and North Santa Fe Ave. RAIL
PVL Pauls Valley East Paul Ave. and South Santa Fe St. RAIL
NOR Norman 200 South Jones Avenue RAIL

Other places with the same name (3)

Other cities in Comanche County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Comanche County , OK.

City Name Population Title
Elgin 3,183 City in Comanche County, Oklahoma, United States
Cache 2,811 City in Oklahoma
Geronimo 1,215 Human settlement in Comanche County, Oklahoma, United States of America
Fletcher 1,143 Human settlement in Comanche County, Oklahoma, United States of America
Sterling 773 Town in Comanche County, Oklahoma, United States
Chattanooga 453 Town in Comanche County Oklahoma
Medicine Park 452 Town in Comanche County Oklahoma
Indiahoma 330 Human settlement in Comanche County, Oklahoma, United States of America
Faxon 130 Human settlement in Comanche County, Oklahoma, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Lawton distances to largest Oklahoma cities

Next page