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Population in 2012: 1,877 (91% urban, 9% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.0%
 

Males: 890  (47.4%)
Females: 987  (52.6%)

Median resident age:  38.9 years
Michigan median age:  40.9 years

Zip codes: 49065.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $38,725 (it was $36,250 in 2000)
Lawton:

$38,725
MI:

$46,859
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,084

Lawton village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $102,785 (it was $83,900 in 2000)
Lawton:

$102,785
MI:

$115,700
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $115,190; Detached houses: $115,348; Townhouses or other attached units: $100,148; In 2-unit structures: $91,246; Mobile homes: $99,035; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $150,221

Median gross rent in 2012: $583.

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  • White alone - 1,662 (87.5%)
  • Hispanic - 187 (9.8%)
  • Two or more races - 26 (1.4%)
  • Black alone - 12 (0.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 8 (0.4%)
  • Other race alone - 4 (0.2%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.05%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Lawton: 83.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (17.8%), English (13.3%), Irish (12.6%), United States (12.0%), Polish (5.6%), Dutch (4.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 790 feet

Land area: 2.26 square miles.

Population density: 831 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Lawton:

  • High school or higher: 86.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.3%
  • Unemployed: 12.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lawton village:

  • Never married: 32.8%
  • Now married: 37.9%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 13.4%
  • Divorced: 14.9%

54 residents are foreign born (1.3% Europe).

This village:  2.9%
Michigan:  6.1%



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists there were 22 registered sex offenders living in Lawton, Michigan as of September 30, 2013.
The ratio of number of residents in Lawton to the number of sex offenders is 85 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,039 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,587 (1.5%)

Lawton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kalamazoo, MI (15.5 miles , pop. 77,145).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (84.0 miles , pop. 205,727).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (96.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Paw Paw, MI (2.0 miles ), Mattawan, MI (2.1 miles ), Decatur, MI (2.8 miles ), Marcellus, MI (3.1 miles ), Lawrence, MI (3.3 miles ), Schoolcraft, MI (3.4 miles ), Gobles, MI (3.7 miles ), Portage, MI (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $89,000
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $89,000
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $89,000
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $89,000
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $89,000
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $89,000
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $89,000
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $89,000
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $89,000
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $115,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $70,000

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Latitude: 42.17 N, Longitude: 85.85 W

Area code: 269

Lawton household income distribution Lawton home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Lawton by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 02000000000
per 100,000 0.0106.40.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 10430000302
per 100,000 53.50.0216.2161.30.00.00.00.0168.50.0105.4
Robberies 00110000000
per 100,000 0.00.054.153.80.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 58634362123
per 100,000 267.5425.5324.3161.3215.3162.4326.3111.556.2105.3158.1
Burglaries 15195101014119969
per 100,000 802.61010.6270.3537.6538.2758.0598.2501.7505.6316.0474.4
Thefts 5046594350433841323343
per 100,000 2675.22446.83189.22311.82691.12328.12066.32285.41797.81737.82266.7
Auto thefts 37271026400
per 100,000 160.5372.3108.1376.353.80.0108.8334.4224.70.00.0
Arson 21001001001
per 100,000 107.053.20.00.053.80.00.055.70.00.052.7
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 299.1) 275.0501.1413.1340.9194.5180.4200.4177.3274.0113.8242.2

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Lawton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.16
Michigan average:

1.74

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.9%
Michigan:

9.7%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +132 (+7.6%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (27%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (12%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)
  • Child care workers (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Lawton-area historical tornado activity is above Michigan state average. It is 104% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1977, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.1 miles away from the Lawton village center injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1956, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 39.7 miles away from the village center killed 18 people and injured 340 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lawton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Michigan state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/2/1994 at 21:23:06, a magnitude 3.5 (3.4 LG, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 76.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Van Buren County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 4, Floods: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lawton topographic map

Birthplace of: Charlie Maxwell - Baseball player.


Hospital/medical center in Lawton:

  • BRONSON NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, 99 WALKER ST)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Lawton:

  • BRONSON LAKEVIEW HOSPITAL (Hospital, Critical Access Hospitals, Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, about 5 miles away; PAW PAW, MI)
  • LAKEVIEW COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 5 miles away; PAW PAW, MI)
  • SHERWOOD PLACE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; KALAMAZOO, MI)

Political contributions by individuals in Lawton, MI

Airports located in Lawton:

Amtrak stations near Lawton:

  • 17 miles: KALAMAZOO (459 N. BURDICK ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service.
  • 17 miles: BANGOR (541 RAILROAD ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.
  • 19 miles: DOWAGIAC (100 RAILROAD DR.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lawton:

  • Kalamazoo Valley Community College (about 10 miles; Kalamazoo, MI; Full-time enrollment: 5,240)
  • Western Michigan University (about 15 miles; Kalamazoo, MI; FT enrollment: 18,067)
  • Andrews University (about 30 miles; Berrien Springs, MI; FT enrollment: 2,408)
  • Kellogg Community College (about 37 miles; Battle Creek, MI; FT enrollment: 2,053)
  • University of Notre Dame (about 39 miles; Notre Dame, IN; FT enrollment: 11,690)
  • Indiana University-South Bend (about 40 miles; South Bend, IN; FT enrollment: 4,535)
  • Ivy Tech Community College-Northcentral (about 41 miles; South Bend, IN; FT enrollment: 2,931)

Public high schools in Lawton:

Public elementary/middle schools in Lawton:

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Library in Lawton:

  • LAWTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $141,095; Location: 125 SOUTH MAIN STREET; 41,416 books; 281 audio materials; 523 video materials; 49 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Lawton: Lawton Golf Club (A), Lawton Fire Department (B), Lawton Police Department (C), Lawton Public Library (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Lawton include: Evangelical Mennonite Church (A), Saint Paul's United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Oak Grove Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Lawton include: Lewis Park (1), Houppert Winery Historical Marker (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

 
Van Buren County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 35.4. This is about average.
City:

35.4
U.S.:

32.0
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 32.0. This is about average. There were 23 monitors within city limits.
City:

32.0
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.72. This is about average. There were 5 monitors within city limits.
City:

9.72
U.S.:

9.59
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2005 was 0.314. This is significantly better than average. There were 14 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.314
U.S.:

0.493

Drinking water stations with addresses in Lawton and their reported violations in the past:

PACKER HONEE BEAR 80-0296 (Population served: 101, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
MOBILE HOME BEACH (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
PIONEER POINT CAMPGROUND (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
LAWTON COMMUNITY CENTER (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2004, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-08-2004), St Compliance achieved (MAR-02-2004)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Lawton that have no violations reported:

  • MIRACLE CAMP (Population served: 30, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 19.7%
(19.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 63.6% for Black residents, 16.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 41.2% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This village:  2.5 people
Michigan:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  62.6%
Whole state:  66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  7.9%
Whole state:  6.4%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Lawton, MI

114 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Lawton in 2000:

  • 119 people in nursing homes
  • 71 people in other group homes
  • 59 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 4 people in homes for the mentally ill

Lawton compared to Michigan state average:

Lawton, Michigan environmental map by EPA

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  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.


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Banks with branches in Lawton (2011 data):

  • Fifth Third Bank: Lawton Branch at 104 North Main Street, branch established on 1922/01/01. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Lawton travel time to work - commute


Lawton mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (74%)
  • Electricity (19%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Lawton village (based on Van Buren County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 30.83%
Here30.8%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchLutheran ChurchReformed Church in AmericaSeventh-Day Adventist Church
Adherents40.6%9.7%5.6%4.6%3.5%
Congregations8.8%15.4%1.1%3.3%7.7%
NamePresbyterian Church (USA)Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran SynodEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaInternational Council of Community ChurchesOther
Adherents3.3%3.1%3.0%3.0%23.5%
Congregations3.3%3.3%1.1%3.3%52.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 16
This county:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Van Buren County:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Van Buren County:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 40
This county:

5.14 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 61
Van Buren County:

7.84 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.4%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.5%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Van Buren County:

16.4%
State:

13.4%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$3,813$45,7562$2,480
Police Protection - Officers 6$19,421$38,8420$0
Police - Other 0$0 2$877
Streets and Highways 2$4,447$26,6820$0
Sewerage 2$4,425$26,5500$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$359
Water Supply 1$2,192$26,3040$0
Local Libraries 1$2,325$27,9002$1,807
Other and Unallocable 0$0 3$1,918
Totals for Government 13$36,623$33,80610$7,441

Lawton government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $259,000 ($137.99)
    Police Protection: $240,000 ($127.86)
    Sewerage: $166,000 ($88.44)
    Parks & Recreation: $135,000 ($71.92)
    Water Utilities: $130,000 ($69.26)
    General - Other: $123,000 ($65.53)
    Financial Administration: $84,000 ($44.75)
    Central Staff Services: $65,000 ($34.63)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $20,000 ($10.66)
    General Public Buildings: $17,000 ($9.06)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $25,000 ($13.32)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $476,000 ($253.60)

Lawton government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $264,000 ($140.65)
    All Other: $26,000 ($13.85)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $3,000 ($1.60)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $53,000 ($28.24)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $59,000 ($31.43)
    Interest Earnings: $46,000 ($24.51)
    Rents: $2,000 ($1.07)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $253,000 ($134.79)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $267,000 ($142.25)
    Highways: $145,000 ($77.25)
    All Other: $1,000 ($0.53)
  • Tax - Property: $409,000 ($217.90)
    NEC: $29,000 ($15.45)

Lawton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $0 ($0.00)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,665,000 ($887.05)

6.52% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,331 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.52%
Michigan average:

5.24%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Kalamazoo County, MI  2.17% ($42,190 average AGI)
from Berrien County, MI  0.81% ($25,498)
from Allegan County, MI  0.64% ($25,802)


7.05% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,608 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.05%
Michigan average:

5.98%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Kalamazoo County, MI  2.15% ($33,900 average AGI)
to Berrien County, MI  0.73% ($29,186)
to Allegan County, MI  0.62% ($27,717)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lawton:

  • WKLZ (1470 AM; 10 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQSN (1660 AM; 10 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKZO (590 AM; 5 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNWN (1560 AM; daytime; 4 kW; PORTAGE, MI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WKMI (1360 AM; 5 kW; KALAMAZOO, MI)
  • WOOD (1300 AM; 20 kW; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WTMJ (620 AM; 50 kW; MILWAUKEE, WI; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WGN (720 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: WGN CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBM (780 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WPNW (1260 AM; 10 kW; ZEELAND, MI; Owner: LANSER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHLY (1580 AM; 10 kW; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: TIMES COMMUNICATIONS INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lawton:

  • W247AM (97.3 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WAYK (88.3 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: CORNERSTONE UNIVERSITY)
  • WFAT (96.5 FM; PORTAGE, MI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • W258AH (99.5 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: SPRING ARBOR UNIVERSITY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDOW-FM (92.1 FM; DOWAGIAC, MI; Owner: JASON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMUK (102.1 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WQLR (106.5 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FAIRFIELD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WZUU (92.3 FM; ALLEGAN, MI; Owner: FORUM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBCT (93.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNSN (101.5 FM; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WSBT, INC.)
  • WRKR (107.7 FM; PORTAGE, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WCSY-FM (98.3 FM; SOUTH HAVEN, MI; Owner: WSJM INC)
  • WBYT (100.7 FM; ELKHART, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WIRX (107.1 FM; ST. JOSEPH, MI; Owner: WSJM, INC.)
  • WIDR (89.1 FM; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: WESTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WLKM-FM (95.9 FM; THREE RIVERS, MI; Owner: IMPACT RADIO, LLC)
  • WKFR-FM (103.3 FM; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WAUS (90.7 FM; BERRIEN SPRINGS, MI; Owner: ANDREWS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WOFR (89.5 FM; SCHOOLCRAFT, MI; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WZBL (103.7 FM; HARTFORD, MI; Owner: WSJM INC)

TV broadcast stations around Lawton:

  • WGVK (Channel 52; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WWMT (Channel 3; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WRDY-LP (Channel 69; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WEIGEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLLA (Channel 64; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • WOTV (Channel 41; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WXMI (Channel 17; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBND-LP (Channel 57; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WBND-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOOD-TV (Channel 8; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WMWB-LP (Channel 25; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WMWB-TV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSJV (Channel 28; ELKHART, IN; Owner: WSJV TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WNIT (Channel 34; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: MICHIANA PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNDU-TV (Channel 16; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: MICHIANA TELECASTING CORP.)
  • WSBT-TV (Channel 22; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: WSBT, INC.)
  • WHME-TV (Channel 46; SOUTH BEND, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W26BX (Channel 26; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WYGN-LP (Channel 12; BERRIEN SPRINGS, MI; Owner: GOOD NEWS TELEVISION)
  • WOKZ-CA (Channel 50; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)

Lawton fatal accident list:

Oct 8, 1983 00:30 AM, 40, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 7, 1982 05:05 PM, Second, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Apr 19, 1980 07:50 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 22, 1976 03:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1



FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

7
  • Stephen Flessner, 465 Ft W Off Of 32nd St (Lat: 42.183889 Lon: -85.863889), Type: 73.1, Overall height: 73.1 m
    Registrant: 2152867454, Sheila_smith@cable.Comcast.Com, ONE COMCAST CENTER
  • Thomas R Nathan, 465 Ft W Off Of 32nd St (Lat: 42.183889 Lon: -85.863889), Type: 73.1, Overall height: 73.1 m
    Registrant: 2156651700, Phone: (Bil) leb-ault
  • Sheila Smith, 465 Ft W Off Of 32nd St (Lat: 42.183889 Lon: -85.863889), Type: 73.1, Overall height: 73.1 m
    Registrant: 2156651700, Phone: (Bil) leb-ault
  • Sheila Smith, 465 Ft W Off Of 32nd St (Lat: 42.183889 Lon: -85.863889), Type: 73.1, Overall height: 73.1 m
    Registrant: 2152867454, Sheila_smith@cable.Comcast.Com, ONE COMCAST CENTER
  • Robert E Franciscus, 80th Avenue, East Of M-40 (Lat: 42.126194 Lon: -85.848028), Type: 121.9, Structure height: 26159 m, Overall height: 115.8 m
    Registrant: 6147165874, Pgsnider@aep.Com, ! RIVERSIDE PLAZA
  • Robert E Franciscus, 80th Avenue, East Of M-40 (Lat: 42.126194 Lon: -85.848028), Type: 121.9, Structure height: 26159 m, Overall height: 115.8 m
    Registrant: 6147165874, Pgsnider@aep.Com, 1 RIVERSIDE PLAZA
  • 465 Ft W Off Of 32nd St (Lat: 42.183889 Lon: -85.863889), Type: 73.1, Overall height: 73.1 m
    Registrant: 8142749830, , 5 W THIRD ST

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Cor 2nd & Nursery (Lat: 42.166972 Lon: -85.837500), Call Sign: KNCC495
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.205 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/12/2004, Expiration Date: 05/30/2014
    Registrant: State Systems Radio, 5090 S. Sprinkle Rd, Portage, MI 49002, Phone: (269) 349-1935, Email:
  • 200 W Of Nursey Rd & Amtk R O W (Lat: 42.174472 Lon: -85.842500), Type: Pole, Structure height: 18 m, Call Sign: WPJS908, Licensee ID: L00258361
    Assigned Frequencies: 935.887 MHz, 935.937 MHz, 935.987 MHz, 936.887 MHz, 936.937 MHz, 936.987 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/11/1998, Expiration Date: 02/11/2003, Cancellation Date: 04/12/2001
    Registrant: Association Of American Railroads, 55500 Dot Rd, Pueblo, CO 81001, Phone: (202) 639-2217
  • 26th St 1/8 Mi N 72nd Ave (Lat: 42.168083 Lon: -85.826389), Call Sign: KVJ492, Licensee ID: L00587227
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.900 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/02/2002, Expiration Date: 11/24/2012, Cancellation Date: 01/26/2013
    Registrant: Decatur Elevator Company Inc, 45667 M 51 West, Decatur, MI 49045
  • On Nw Cor Of Hwy 40 & 66th Ave (Lat: 42.179750 Lon: -85.851667), Structure height: 21 m, Call Sign: KQG317, Licensee ID: L00154806
    Assigned Frequencies: 37.7000 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/13/1997, Expiration Date: 07/13/2002, Cancellation Date: 02/25/2002
    Registrant: Indiana Michigan Power Company Dba American Electric Power, 1 Riverside Plaza, Columbus, OH 43215-2373, Phone: (616) 279-5261
  • Lat: 42.169639 Lon: -85.840944, Call Sign: WPZY472, Licensee ID: L00780337
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.2600 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/08/2004, Expiration Date: 04/08/2014, Certifier: Greg Smith
    Registrant: Lawton Community Schools
  • On Nw Corner Of Hwy 40 & 66th Avenue X (Lat: 42.180028 Lon: -85.852222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 46 m, Overall height: 50 m, Call Sign: WQCN657
    Assigned Frequencies: 855.437 MHz, 857.837 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/18/2005, Expiration Date: 04/18/2015, Certifier: Jason D Griffith
    Registrant: Aepsc, 1 Riverside Plaza, Columbus, OH 43215, Phone: (614) 716-5874, Fax: (614) 716-3535, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 62548 31st Street (Lat: 42.213083 Lon: -85.853333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: KRM951
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.240 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/15/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 11/21/2002, Certifier: Paul H Kuzia
    Registrant: Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP, 2300 N Street, N.W., 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 783-4141, Fax: (202) 783-5851, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lawton)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

16 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Lawton)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$134,6671$170,76016$140,9021$41,1801$65,920
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$175,1800$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$77,0300$04$145,9251$39,1000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$03$199,6530$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$192,8800$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0110.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$163,9801$130,570
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$103,7500$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0110.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value


Most common first names in Lawton, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4377.4 years
William2778.2 years
Robert2574.5 years
James2570.5 years
Helen2580.4 years
Charles2471.8 years
Dorothy2185.2 years
Mary2080.6 years
George1880.6 years
Donald1569.9 years
Most common last names in Lawton, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown1277.8 years
Johnson1178.0 years
Miller1080.5 years
Williams982.0 years
Cornish885.0 years
Cook878.5 years
Grimm872.7 years
Prehn877.0 years
Jones775.8 years
Reynolds776.4 years
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