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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataOklahoma

Social Statistics

Lawton, Oklahoma

Number

Percent

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school26,492100.0
Nursery school, preschool2,0207.6
Kindergarten1,5846.0
Elementary school (grades 1-8)11,71144.2
High school (grades 9-12)5,09619.2
College or graduate school6,08123.0
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over53,060100.0
Less than 9th grade2,1144.0
9th to 12th grade, no diploma5,65010.6
High school graduate (includes equivalency)16,18630.5
Some college, no degree15,80729.8
Associate degree3,0795.8
Bachelor's degree7,01113.2
Graduate or professional degree3,2136.1
Percent high school graduate or higher85.4(X)
Percent bachelor's degree or higher19.3(X)
MARITAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over71,172100.0
Never married19,46527.3
Now married, except separated37,33252.5
Separated1,8232.6
Widowed3,9615.6
Female
3,2084.5
Divorced8,59112.1
Female
4,6106.5
GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years1,702100.0
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren1,03360.7
VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over55,188100.0
Civilian veterans13,23224.0
DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years21,268100.0
With a disability1,7798.4
Population 21 to 64 years40,775100.0
With a disability8,18420.1
Percent employed
52.9(X)
No disability32,59179.9
Percent employed
70.9(X)
Population 65 years and over8,020100.0
With a disability3,63245.3
RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over85,524100.0
Same house in 199533,04938.6
Different house in the U.S. in 199548,61856.8
Same county
20,66224.2
Different county
27,95632.7
Same state
5,5186.5
Different state
22,43826.2
Elsewhere in 19953,8574.5
NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population93,030100.0
Native87,26093.8
Born in United States
82,37988.6
State of residence
35,00437.6
Different state
47,37550.9
Born outside United States
4,8815.2
Foreign born5,7706.2
Entered 1990 to March 2000
1,5141.6
Naturalized citizen
3,3053.6
Not a citizen
2,4652.6
REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea)5,770100.0
Europe2,07235.9
Asia1,79931.2
Africa1482.6
Oceania460.8
Latin America1,55426.9
Northern America1512.6
LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over85,524100.0
English only74,62387.3
Language other than English10,90112.7
Speak English less than 'very well
3,4154.0
Spanish
5,4776.4
Speak English less than "very well"
1,8122.1
Other Indo-European languages
2,9643.5
Speak English less than "very well"
6470.8
Asian and Pacific Island languages
2,0622.4
Speak English less than "very well"
9141.1
ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population93,030100.0

Total ancestries reported

88,23394.8
Arab1590.2
Czech13380.4
Danish2020.2
Dutch1,0271.1
English5,8996.3
French (except Basque)12,1232.3
French Canadian13760.4
German12,22913.1
Greek850.1
Hungarian2050.2
Irish17,9248.5
Italian2,0062.2
Lithuanian680.1
Norwegian6800.7
Polish9891.1
Portuguese1860.2
Russian3080.3
Scotch-Irish1,3741.5
Scottish1,2761.4
Slovak600.1
Subsaharan African8530.9
Swedish6070.7
Swiss710.1
Ukrainian460.0
United States or American8,1228.7
Welsh4160.4
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups)6590.7
Other ancestries39,94542.9
(X) Not applicable.
1 The data represent a combination of two ancestries shown separately in Summary File 3. Czech includes Czechoslovakian. French includes Alsatian. French Canadian includes Acadian/Cajun. Irish includes Celtic.



Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 3, Matrices P18, P19, P21, P22, P24, P36, P37, P39, P42, PCT8, PCT16, PCT17, and PCT19

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