Lawton, IA 51030 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 51030: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lawton, IA 51030

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 39
  • Single Family Addresses: 486
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 37
  • County: Woodbury County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.48, Longitude -96.186
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Lawton, IA 51030 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,698
Daytime Population: Workers 349
Daytime Population: Residents 801
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,150
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.68
Population in Households 1,693
Population in Familes 1,492
Population in Group Qrtrs 5
Population Density2 35
Diversity Index3 7


Median Household Income $68,366
Average Household Income $84,687
Per Capita Income $31,762


Total Housing Units 648 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 532 (82.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 104 (16.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 12 ( 1.9%)
Median Home Value $201,678
Average Home Value $202,867


Total Households 636
Average Household Size 2.66
Family Households 481
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.4% 0.32%
Households 0.31% 0.22%
Families 0.2% 0.17%
Median Household Income   1.34%
Per Capita Income   2.12%

Lawton, IA 51030 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 51030 to the other 963 ZIP Codes in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 325 66th
Population Density # 338 65th
Diversity Index # 701 28th
Median Household Income # 99 90th
Per Capita Income # 205 79th

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