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Lawton Jobs Overview

1,869
Job Openings
4.7%
Unemployment Rate
$36,210
Median Base Salary
97k
Population

Lawton has the 238th largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 0.2% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Unemployment in the Lawton area is 4%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting worse. Lawton has the 307th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Lawton is below average at $36,210, and the median cost of a home in Lawton is $105,300, which is below the national average. 19% of workers in Lawton hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 88% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Lawton. 73% of Lawton workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 11% carpool, and 14% walk. People in Lawton spend an average of 15 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.

Employment Resources

Workforce Oklahoma Center - Lawton

1711 SW 11th Street
Lawton, OK 73501
580-357-3500