Lawn, Texas

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Population in 2014: 318 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.9%
 
Males: 172  (54.3%)
Females: 146  (45.7%)
Median resident age:  38.0 years
Texas median age:  34.5 years

Zip codes: 79530.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $54,463 (it was $28,281 in 2000)
Lawn:

$54,463
TX:

$56,565

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $22,845 (it was $13,347 in 2000)

Lawn town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $42,435 (it was $27,700 in 2000)
Lawn:

$42,435
TX:

$161,500

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $70,723; Detached houses: $71,893; Mobile homes: $66,061

Median gross rent in 2016: $820.

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  • Races in Lawn, TX (2010)

    Lawn races chart
    • 26082.8%White alone
    • 4715.0%Hispanic
    • 61.9%Two or more races
    • 10.3%Asian alone

Races in Lawn detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Lawn: 78.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (23.5%), American (18.1%), Italian (4.2%), German (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.56 square miles.

Population density: 563 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Lawn:

  • High school or higher: 84.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.9%
  • Unemployed: 6.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lawn town:

  • Never married: 22.8%
  • Now married: 54.7%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 14.9%

15 residents are foreign born (4.8% Latin America).

This town:

4.8%
Texas:

16.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $774 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $359 (0.9%)

Lawn satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Abilene, TX (21.5 miles , pop. 115,930).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Worth, TX (147.0 miles , pop. 534,694).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (178.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Tuscola, TX (2.4 miles ), Jim Ned, TX (3.0 miles ), Buffalo Gap, TX (3.3 miles ), Novice, TX (3.5 miles) , Potosi, TX (3.8 miles ), Winters, TX (4.2 miles ), Abilene, TX (4.6 miles ), Tye, TX (4.8 miles ).

Latitude: 32.14 N, Longitude: 99.75 W

Area code: 325

Lawn household income distribution Lawn home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.6%
Texas:

4.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -20 (-5.4%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (21%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Construction (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (22%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Lawn: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Lawn, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Lawn-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 42% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/1950, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 24.5 miles away from the Lawn town center killed 5 people and injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/14/1982, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.6 miles away from the town center injured 14 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lawn-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Texas state average. It is 69% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 85.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 249.6 miles away from Lawn center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 196.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 198.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 259.0 miles away from Lawn center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 220.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Taylor County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 6, Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lawn topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Lawn:

  • MESA SPRINGS HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; ABILENE, TX)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lawn:

  • Abilene Christian University (about 24 miles; Abilene, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,025)
  • Cisco College (about 49 miles; Cisco, TX; FT enrollment: 2,687)
  • Angelo State University (about 64 miles; San Angelo, TX; FT enrollment: 6,019)
  • Tarleton State University (about 90 miles; Stephenville, TX; FT enrollment: 8,882)
  • Howard College (about 100 miles; Big Spring, TX; FT enrollment: 2,587)
  • Weatherford College (about 122 miles; Weatherford, TX; FT enrollment: 4,080)
  • Central Texas College (about 135 miles; Killeen, TX; FT enrollment: 15,911)

Public elementary/middle school in Lawn:

  • LAWN EL (Students: 242, Location: 525 4TH ST, Grades: PK-5)
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Taylor County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 15.8%
(16.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 17.9% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Texas:  2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  67.2%
Whole state:  69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.0%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
Texas average:

14.3

Lawn travel time to work - commute Lawn mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Lawn town (based on Taylor County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant64,442166
Mainline Protestant12,58829
Catholic7,6005
Other1,8378
Black Protestant5583
Orthodox421
None44,439-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 12
Taylor County:

0.95 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Taylor County:

0.63 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 77
Taylor County:

6.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 80
Here:

6.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.2%
Texas:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Taylor County:

27.0%
Texas:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

10.6%
State:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Lawn:

49.1%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Lawn:

45.9%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Lawn:

28.9
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.7%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.9%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.5%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Here:

55.8%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Lawn:

78.2%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lawn, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Water Supply 4$10,835$32,5050$0
Totals for Government 4$10,835$32,5050$0

8.19% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,227 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.19%
Texas average:

7.14%

0.29% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,370 average AGI)
Taylor County:

0.29%
Texas average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Jones County, TX  0.48% ($27,580 average AGI)
from Callahan County, TX  0.40% ($30,270)
from Tarrant County, TX  0.33% ($38,181)


8.37% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,412 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.37%
Texas average:

6.69%

0.39% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,615 average AGI)
Taylor County:

0.39%
Texas average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Tarrant County, TX  0.47% ($34,176 average AGI)
to Jones County, TX  0.37% ($31,785)
to Callahan County, TX  0.36% ($31,187)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lawn:

  • KEAN (1470 AM; 5 kW; ABILENE, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KWKC (1340 AM; 1 kW; ABILENE, TX; Owner: DYNAMIC BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGKL (960 AM; 5 kW; SAN ANGELO, TX; Owner: KGKL, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSLI (1280 AM; 1 kW; ABILENE, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lawn:

  • KEYJ-FM (107.9 FM; ABILENE, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGNZ (88.1 FM; ABILENE, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KHYS (100.7 FM; ABILENE, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KEAN-FM (105.1 FM; ABILENE, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KHXS (102.7 FM; MERKEL, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KORQ (96.1 FM; WINTERS, TX; Owner: DOUD MEDIA GROUP)
  • KULL (92.5 FM; ABILENE, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KNCE (95.1 FM; BAIRD, TX; Owner: DOUD MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • KBCY (99.7 FM; TYE, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KXCT (102.3 FM; COLEMAN, TX; Owner: WATTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKHR (106.3 FM; ABILENE, TX; Owner: POWELL MEREDITH COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KXYL-FM (96.9 FM; BROWNWOOD, TX; Owner: WATTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFQX-FM (98.1 FM; ANSON, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KAGT-FM (90.5 FM; ABILENE, TX; Owner: GOSPEL RADIO NETWORK)

TV broadcast stations around Lawn:

  • KRBC-TV (Channel 9; ABILENE, TX; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKCP-LP (Channel 50; BALLINGER-COLEMAN, TX; Owner: PRIME TIME CHRISTIAN B/CING., INC.)
  • KXVA (Channel 15; ABILENE, TX; Owner: STAR BROADCASTING LIMITED)
  • KTAB-TV (Channel 32; ABILENE, TX; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF ABILENE, LLC)
  • KTES-LP (Channel 40; ABILENE, TX; Owner: ABILENE-SWEETWATER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTXS-TV (Channel 12; SWEETWATER, TX; Owner: ABILENE-SWEETWATER BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPTA-LP (Channel 63; ABILENE-SWEETWATER, TX; Owner: PRIME TIME CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIDZ-LP (Channel 54; ABILENE, TX; Owner: SAGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KPTC-LP (Channel 48; CISCO, TX; Owner: PRIME TIME CHRISTIAN B/CING., INC.)

Lawn fatal accident list:

Aug 3, 2008 06:55 PM, Us-84, Lat: 32.11164, Lon: -99.72269, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Oct 15, 1987 05:00 PM, 604, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lawn)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • DUDLEY, 102 Farm Market 604 (Lat: 32.145556 Lon: -99.631778), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 55.2 m, Overall height: 59.1 m, Call Sign: WQTN876
    Assigned Frequencies: 6315.84 MHzGrant Date: 03/14/2014, Expiration Date: 03/14/2024, Certifier: John MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 3300 E. Renner Road, B3132, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (972) 907-1131, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KC5KXK, Licensee ID: L00922680, Grant Date: 08/12/2015, Expiration Date: 08/12/2025, Certifier: Timothy P Wright, Registrant: Timothy P Wright, 925 Main, Lawn, TX 79530
  • Call Sign: N5CGY, Grant Date: 05/24/1995, Expiration Date: 05/24/2005, Cancellation Date: 05/25/2007, Registrant: Roger G Wood, 342 Cr 163, Lawn, TX 79530

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Lawn, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1069.4 years
Mary1080.5 years
William674.8 years
Robert567.8 years
Annie489.3 years
Joe369.4 years
Albert380.7 years
Jesse375.0 years
Jack375.0 years
Emma386.7 years
Most common last names in Lawn, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hudson876.0 years
Landers686.3 years
Willis679.3 years
Allen581.8 years
Hamon578.6 years
Ferguson463.5 years
Grant477.0 years
Smith479.5 years
Shores479.5 years
Copeland477.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (57%)
  • Electricity (34%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)
  • Wood (2%)

Lawn compared to Texas state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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