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   (County: Van Buren County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Lawton Village, Michigan give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Lawton Village, Michigan)

Male:

Under 5 years : 63

5 to 9 years : 82

10 to 14 years : 107

15 to 17 years : 53

18 and 19 years : 42

20 years : 48

21 years : 7

22 to 24 years : 22

25 to 29 years : 48

30 to 34 years : 61

35 to 39 years : 57

40 to 44 years : 89

45 to 49 years : 74

50 to 54 years : 53

55 to 59 years : 66

60 and 61 years : 6

62 to 64 years : 10

65 and 66 years : 34

67 to 69 years : 11

70 to 74 years : 31

75 to 79 years : 12

80 to 84 years : 10

85 years and over : 23

Female:

Under 5 years : 83

5 to 9 years : 76

10 to 14 years : 111

15 to 17 years : 86

18 and 19 years : 25

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 16

25 to 29 years : 62

30 to 34 years : 67

35 to 39 years : 76

40 to 44 years : 102

45 to 49 years : 91

50 to 54 years : 73

55 to 59 years : 26

60 and 61 years : 23

62 to 64 years : 22

65 and 66 years : 33

67 to 69 years : 19

70 to 74 years : 27

75 to 79 years : 37

80 to 84 years : 50

85 years and over : 54


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Lawton Village, Michigan)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 918

Multiple ancestry : 925

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 3

Ancestry not reported : 322


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Lawton Village, Michigan)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,132

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 3

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 8

Not a U.S. citizen : 25


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Lawton Village, Michigan)

Total:

Under 5 years : 146

5 to 17 years : 515

18 to 24 years : 160

25 to 34 years : 238

35 to 44 years : 324

45 to 54 years : 291

55 to 59 years : 92

60 and 61 years : 29

62 to 64 years : 32

65 to 74 years : 155

75 years and over : 186

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 146

5 to 17 years : 453

18 to 24 years : 126

25 to 34 years : 211

35 to 44 years : 222

45 to 54 years : 198

55 to 59 years : 58

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 9

65 to 74 years : 77

75 years and over : 115

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 62

18 to 24 years : 34

25 to 34 years : 24

35 to 44 years : 78

45 to 54 years : 87

55 to 59 years : 31

60 and 61 years : 20

62 to 64 years : 23

65 to 74 years : 78

75 years and over : 71

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 3

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 24

45 to 54 years : 6

55 to 59 years : 3

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Lawton Village, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 780

Female : 844

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 217

Female : 291

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 3

Foreign born:

Male : 12

Female : 21


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Lawton Village, Michigan)

Born in state of residence : 1,566

Born in other state in the United States : 483

Native: born outside the United States : 3

Foreign born : 24


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Lawton Village, Michigan)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 366

Now married, except separated : 513

Divorced : 115

Separated : 15

Widowed : 114

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 83

Now married, except separated : 194

Divorced : 102

Separated : 25

Widowed : 83

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 3

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 33

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Lawton Village, Michigan)

Speak only English : 1,854

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 62

Speak English less than "very well" : 76

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 17

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Lawton Village, Michigan

  • German: 374   (19.4%)
  • Other Groups: 271   (14.1%)
  • English: 213   (11.1%)
  • Irish: 201   (10.4%)
  • United States Or American: 198   (10.3%)
  • Polish: 158   (8.2%)
  • Dutch: 143   (7.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 60   (3.1%)
  • Scottish: 39   (2.0%)
  • Swedish: 36   (1.9%)
  • Norwegian: 34   (1.8%)
  • Italian: 21   (1.1%)
  • French Canadian: 19   (1.0%)
  • European: 17   (0.9%)
  • Hungarian: 17   (0.9%)
  • Greek: 15   (0.8%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 15   (0.8%)
  • Welsh: 15   (0.8%)
  • Scotch-irish: 15   (0.8%)
  • Canadian: 11   (0.6%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 7   (0.4%)
  • Austrian: 6   (0.3%)
  • British: 6   (0.3%)
  • Danish: 6   (0.3%)
  • Latvian: 5   (0.3%)
  • Lithuanian: 5   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 4   (0.2%)
  • Czech: 4   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 2   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Russian: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Lawton Village, Michigan is 2,168



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Lawton Village, Michigan: 1,009
Female Population in Lawton Village, Michigan: 1,159


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Lawton Village, Michigan: 32.8
Median Female Resident Age in Lawton Village, Michigan: 39.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Michigan is 39


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Lawton Village, Michigan


White


Both sexes

40.6

Male

36.3

Female

44.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.5

Male

28.5

Female

41.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

36.5

Male

37.8

Female

16.5

Asian


Both sexes

45.5

Male

0.0

Female

45.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

26.5

Male

27.3

Female

25.8

Two or More Races


Both sexes

14.3

Male

14.5

Female

14.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

19.3

Male

20.5

Female

17.7

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.5

Male

36.7

Female

46.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Lawton Village, Michigan


  • White: 2,076
  • African American: 13
  • American Indian: 23
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 36
  • Two or More Races: 20



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Lawton Village, Michigan citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Lawton Village, Michigan

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 10   (1.88%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 4   (0.75%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 17   (3.2%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 23   (4.32%)
  • 9th Grade: 25   (4.7%)
  • 10th Grade: 22   (4.14%)
  • 11th Grade: 14   (2.63%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 20   (3.76%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 180   (33.83%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 42   (7.89%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 80   (15.04%)
  • Associate Degree: 21   (3.95%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 49   (9.21%)
  • Master's Degree: 19   (3.57%)
  • Professional School Degree: 1   (0.19%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 5   (0.94%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 7   (1%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 5   (0.72%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 8   (1.14%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 36   (5.15%)
  • 9th Grade: 9   (1.29%)
  • 10th Grade: 34   (4.86%)
  • 11th Grade: 31   (4.43%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 28   (4.01%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 266   (38.05%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 64   (9.16%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 89   (12.73%)
  • Associate Degree: 45   (6.44%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 46   (6.58%)
  • Master's Degree: 17   (2.43%)
  • Professional School Degree: 14   (2%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Lawton Village, Michigan

  • Lawton Community School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 101 Primary Way, Lawton, MI 49065, Phone: (269) 624-7900, Students: 1,145 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Lawton Village, Michigan

  • Lawton Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 101 Primary Way, Lawton, MI 49065, Phone: (269) 624-7501, Students: 486 )

  • Lawton Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 101 Primary Way, Lawton, MI 49065, Phone: (616) 624-7600, Students: 278 )

  • Alternative And Adult Education


    ( Grades: UG-UG, Location: 101 Primary Way, Lawton, MI 49065, Phone: (269) 624-7801, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Lawton Village, Michigan

  • Lawton High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 101 Primary Way, Lawton, MI 49065, Phone: (269) 624-7800, Students: 365 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Lawton Village, Michigan

  • Lawton Public Library


    125 South Main Street, Lawton, MI 49065

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Lawton Village, Michigan


  • Lawton Heritage Museum Inc


    646 N Nursery St, Lawton, MI 49065

  • Museum Of The Great Plains


    601 Nw Ferris Ave., Lawton, OK 73507

  • Museum Of The Great Plains Authority


    601 Nw Ferris Ave, Lawton, OK 73507
    http://museumgreatplains.org

  • Southwestern Oklahoma Historical Society


    Po Box 3693, Lawton, OK 73505

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Lawton Village, Michigan affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Lawton Village, Michigan.

Area Features of Lawton Village, Michigan


Airport


(1) Cornish Field Airport  

Building


(1) Lawton Fire Department   (2) Lawton Police Department   (3) Lawton Public Library  

Canal


(1) Power Drain  

Cemetery


(1) Anderson Cemetery   (2) Chamberlin Cemetery   (3) Kern Cemetery   (4) Oak Grove Cemetery  

Church


(1) Evangelical Mennonite Church   (2) Harmony Chapel   (3) Porter Church   (4) Saint Anne S Chapel   (5) Saint Paul S United Methodist Church  

Civil


(1) Township Of Porter   (2) Village Of Lawton  

Hospital


(1) Lakeview Medical Center  

Lake


(1) Bankson Lake   (2) Cedar Lake   (3) Grass Lake   (4) Gravel Lake   (5) Huzzy Lake   (6) Little Bankson Lake   (7) Little Cedar Lake   (8) Mud Lake   (9) Swift Lake  

Locale


(1) Camp Shawadasee   (2) Lawton Golf Club   (3) Lawton Station Historical   (4) Miracle Camp   (5) Pioneer Point Campground   (6) Porter Town Hall  

Park


(1) Houppert Winery Historical Marker   (2) Lewis Park  

Populated Place


(1) Lawton  

Post Office


(1) Lawton Post Office  

School


(1) Adams School   (2) Antwerp School   (3) Chamberlain School   (4) Durkee School   (5) East Decatur School   (6) East Valley School   (7) Kinney School   (8) Lawton Elementary School   (9) Lawton High School   (10) Lawton Middle School   (11) Maxam School   (12) Porter Center School   (13) School Number 8   (14) Shaw School   (15) Turner School   (16) White Oak School  

Stream


(1) Eagle Lake Drain   (2) Gates Extension Drain   (3) Lawton Drain  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Lawton Village, Michigan

49065 (pop. 6,396)


Cities Nearby Lawton Village, Michigan

Antwerp Township, MI  (pop. 12,335) 2.3 Miles
Paw Paw Village, MI  (pop. 3,224) 4.1 Miles
Mattawan Village, MI  (pop. 2,844) 4.6 Miles
Paw Paw Township, MI  (pop. 6,872) 4.8 Miles
Decatur Township, MI  (pop. 3,872) 6.8 Miles
Decatur Village, MI  (pop. 2,129) 7.6 Miles
Almena Township, MI  (pop. 4,904) 8.2 Miles
Texas Township, MI  (pop. 10,919) 8.3 Miles
Prairie Ronde Township, MI  (pop. 2,318) 8.4 Miles
Marcellus Township, MI  (pop. 2,548) 9.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Lawton Village, Michigan

269



Elevation in Lawton Village, Michigan is 804.0 ft. (245.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Lawton Village, Michigan

Lat: 42.167218 N        Long: -85.846445 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Lawton Village, Michigan need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Michigan

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.83 8.14 5.85 9.98 0.00 7.10
  Total Electric Industry 7.83 8.14 5.85 9.98 0.00 7.10
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.06 8.19 5.89 9.16 0.00 7.21
  Total Electric Industry 8.06 8.19 5.89 9.16 0.00 7.21
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.11 8.28 5.90 9.30 0.00 7.23
  Total Electric Industry 8.11 8.28 5.90 9.30 0.00 7.23
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.16 8.02 5.34 9.15 0.00 7.14
  Total Electric Industry 8.16 8.02 5.34 9.15 0.00 7.14
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.28 7.93 5.25 10.54 0.00 7.09
  Total Electric Industry 8.28 7.93 5.25 10.54 0.00 7.09
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.34 7.86 5.13 10.71 0.00 7.05
  Total Electric Industry 8.34 7.86 5.13 10.71 0.00 7.05
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.47 7.94 5.08 10.84 0.00 7.10
  Total Electric Industry 8.47 7.94 5.08 10.84 0.00 7.10
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.57 7.84 4.97 10.88 0.00 7.04
  Total Electric Industry 8.57 7.84 4.97 10.88 0.00 7.04
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.67 7.81 5.03 10.74 0.00 7.09
  Total Electric Industry 8.67 7.81 5.03 10.74 0.00 7.09
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.93 2.94 0.00 0.00 2.80
  Full-Service Providers 8.73 7.86 5.05 10.17 0.00 7.14
  Total Electric Industry 8.73 7.85 5.03 10.17 0.00 7.12
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 6.22 5.62 4.91 0.00 0.00 5.03
  Full-Service Providers 8.53 7.90 5.10 10.77 0.00 7.12
  Total Electric Industry 8.52 7.90 5.09 10.77 0.00 7.11
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.78 0.59 0.00 0.00 0.67
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 6.23 4.80 0.00 0.00 5.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.26 7.54 5.08 10.38 0.00 6.98
  Total Electric Industry 8.26 7.54 5.08 10.38 0.00 6.97
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.73 0.29 0.00 0.00 0.55
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.56 4.41 0.00 0.00 5.09
  Full-Service Providers 8.28 7.91 5.04 10.43 0.00 7.15
  Total Electric Industry 8.28 7.79 5.02 10.43 0.00 7.09
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.78 0.48 0.00 0.00 0.51
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.18 4.43 0.00 0.00 4.50
  Full-Service Providers 8.35 7.59 4.98 0.00 8.21 7.04
  Total Electric Industry 8.35 7.55 4.96 0.00 8.21 6.85
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 3.13 1.80 0.98 0.00 0.00 1.44
  Energy-Only Providers 6.49 5.42 4.24 0.00 0.00 4.91
  Full-Service Providers 8.33 7.66 4.86 0.00 7.89 7.03
  Total Electric Industry 8.33 7.57 4.92 0.00 7.89 6.94
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 3.22 1.93 0.89 0.00 0.00 1.49
  Energy-Only Providers 6.44 5.78 4.37 0.00 0.00 5.19
  Full-Service Providers 8.40 7.87 5.33 0.00 13.07 7.30
  Total Electric Industry 8.40 7.84 5.32 0.00 13.07 7.23
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 4.69 2.65 1.05 0.00 0.00 1.87
  Energy-Only Providers 5.42 7.00 4.07 0.00 0.00 5.58
  Full-Service Providers 9.77 8.42 6.13 0.00 10.06 8.17
  Total Electric Industry 9.77 8.51 6.05 0.00 10.06 8.14

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Lawton Village, Michigan

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 19   (2.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 25   (3.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 35   (4.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 100   (13.4%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 95   (12.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 90   (12.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 116   (15.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 68   (9.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 24   (3.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 36   (4.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 10   (1.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 3   (0.4%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 49   (6.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 75   (10.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Lawton Village, Michigan)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 639

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 73

In 3-person carpool : 17

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 8

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 4

Walked : 45

Other means : 3

Worked at home : 29


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Lawton Village, Michigan)

Less than 5 minutes : 57

5 to 9 minutes : 120

10 to 14 minutes : 97

15 to 19 minutes : 123

20 to 24 minutes : 54

25 to 29 minutes : 59

30 to 34 minutes : 148

35 to 39 minutes : 14

40 to 44 minutes : 18

45 to 59 minutes : 54

60 to 89 minutes : 36

90 or more minutes : 9


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Lawton Village, Michigan)

With Social Security income : 186

No Social Security income : 496


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Lawton Village, Michigan)

With retirement income : 89

No retirement income : 593


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Lawton Village, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 38

$10,000 to $14,999 : 11

$15,000 to $19,999 : 41

$20,000 to $24,999 : 18

$25,000 to $29,999 : 26

$30,000 to $34,999 : 14

$35,000 to $39,999 : 69

$40,000 to $44,999 : 23

$45,000 to $49,999 : 21

$50,000 to $59,999 : 31

$60,000 to $74,999 : 90

$75,000 to $99,999 : 60

$100,000 to $124,999 : 20

$125,000 to $149,999 : 4

$150,000 to $199,999 : 6

$200,000 or more : 10


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Lawton Village, Michigan)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $45,500


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Lawton Village, Michigan

  • WFRN (1270 AM; 5.0 kW; Elkhart, IN; Owner: Progressive Broadcasting System, Inc.)
  • WNIL (1290 AM; 0.5 kW; Niles, MI; Owner: Pathfinder Communications Corporation)
  • WTRC (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Elkhart, IN; Owner: Pathfinder Communications Corporation)
  • WKMI (1360 AM; 5.0 kW; Kalamazoo, MI; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WSJM (1400 AM; 0.88 kW; Benton Harbor, MI; Owner: Wsjm, Inc.)
  • WKPR (1420 AM; 1.0 kW; Kalamazoo, MI; Owner: Kalamazoo Broadcasting Co., Inc.)
  • WDOW (1440 AM; 1.0 kW; Dowagiac, MI; Owner: Langford Broadcasting, Llc)
  • WDOW (1440 AM; 2.3 kW; Dowagiac, MI; Owner: Langford Broadcasting, Llc)
  • WLKM (1520 AM; 0.43 kW; Three Rivers, MI; Owner: Impact Radio, Llc)
  • WNWN (1560 AM; 4.1 kW; Portage, MI; Owner: Midwest Communications, Inc)
  • WKZO (590 AM; 5.0 kW; Kalamazoo, MI; Owner: Midwest Communications, Inc.)
  • WGTO (910 AM; 1.0 kW; Cassopolis, MI; Owner: Larry Langford, Jr.)
  • WHIT (940 AM; 1.0 kW; South Haven, MI; Owner: Wsjm Inc)
  • WAKV (980 AM; 1.0 kW; Otsego, MI; Owner: Vintage Radio Enterprises, L.l.c.)

FM Radio Stations Near Lawton Village, Michigan

  • WQXC-FM (100.9 FM; Otsego, MI; Owner: Forum Communications, Inc.)
  • WMUK (102.1 FM; Plainwell, MI; Owner: Western Michigan University)
  • WKFR-FM (103.3 FM; Augusta, MI; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WCSY (103.7 FM; Covert, MI; Owner: Wsjm Inc)
  • WFRN-FM (104.7 FM; Elkhart, IN; Owner: Progressive Broadcasting System, Inc.)
  • WVFM (106.5 FM; Plainwell, MI; Owner: Midwest Communications, Inc.)
  • WIRX (107.1 FM; Benton Harbor, MI; Owner: Wsjm, Inc.)
  • WRKR (107.7 FM; Fulton, MI; Owner: Cumulus Licensing Llc)
  • WAYK (88.3 FM; Kalamazoo, MI; Owner: Cornerstone University)
  • NEW (88.5 FM; Constantine, MI; Owner: Living Faith Fellowship And Outreach Ministries, Inc.)
  • 980512MC (88.7 FM; Coloma, MI; Owner: Superior Communications)
  • NEW (88.9 FM; Fulton, MI; Owner: Veritas Communications Corporation)
  • WIDR (89.1 FM; Kalamazoo, MI; Owner: Western Michigan University)
  • WOFR (89.5 FM; Schoolcraft, MI; Owner: Family Stations, Inc.)
  • WAYO (89.9 FM; Benton Harbor, MI; Owner: Cornerstone University)
  • WXPZ (90.1 FM; Glenn, MI; Owner: Larlen Communications Inc.)
  • WAUS (90.7 FM; Berrien Springs, MI; Owner: Andrews Broadcasting Corp.)
  • WCFG (90.9 FM; Augusta, MI; Owner: Cornerstone University)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Centreville, MI; Owner: Family First Radio)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Three Rivers, MI; Owner: Old Time Gospel Ministries)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Leonidas, MI; Owner: Smile Fm)
  • NEW (91.5 FM; Mendon, MI; Owner: Vineyard Academy)
  • WHPD (92.1 FM; Dowagiac, MI; Owner: Lesea Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WZUU (92.5 FM; Oshtemo, MI; Owner: Forum Communications, Inc.)
  • WSJM-FM (94.9 FM; Benton Harbor, MI; Owner: Wsjm, Inc.)
  • WLKM-FM (95.9 FM; Three Rivers, MI; Owner: Impact Radio, Llc)
  • WYZO (96.5 FM; Portage, MI; Owner: Midwest Communications, Inc)
  • WOZW (97.7 FM; Elkhart, IN; Owner: Artistic Media Partners, Inc.)
  • WCXT (98.3 FM; Coloma, MI; Owner: Wsjm Inc)
  • WSMK (99.1 FM; Niles, MI; Owner: Marion R. Williams)
  • WHFB-FM (99.9 FM; Berrien Springs, MI; Owner: Whfb Broadcast Associates L P)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Lawton Village, Michigan

  • WGVK (Channel 52; Kalamazoo, MI; Owner: Grand Valley State University)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Lawton Village, Michigan

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 86  (21.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 47  (11.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 50  (12.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (1.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 83  (20.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 86  (22.1%)
  • Service Occupations: 108  (27.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 106  (27.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 1  (0.3%)


(updated 2010)





There are 113 Farms In Lawton Village, Michigan


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Lawton Village, Michigan

  • Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International


    (about 15.7 miles in Nazareth, Michigan; Airport Code: AZO)

  • Ross Field


    (about 29.9 miles in Benton Harbor, Michigan; Airport Code: BEH)

  • Southwest Michigan Regional


    (about 29.9 miles in Benton Harbor, Michigan; Airport Code: BEH)

  • Elkhart Municipal


    (about 31.6 miles in Elkhart, Indiana; Airport Code: EKI)

  • W K Kellogg


    (about 32.2 miles in Battle Creek, Michigan; Airport Code: BTL)

  • Sturgis Airport


    (about 33.6 miles in Sturgis, Michigan; Airport Code: IRS)

  • South Bend International


    (about 39.9 miles in South Bend, Indiana; Airport Code: SBN)

  • South Bend Airport


    (about 39.9 miles in South Bend, Indiana; Airport Code: SBN)

  • Michiana Regional


    (about 40.0 miles in South Bend, Indiana; Airport Code: SBN)

  • South Bend Regional


    (about 40.1 miles in South Bend, Indiana; Airport Code: SBN)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Lawton Village, Michigan

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

75.90%

Carpooled

11.86%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.64%

Walked

6.19%

Other Means

1.42%

Worked At Home

3.99%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Lawton Village, Michigan, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Lawton Village, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 324

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 22

Female householder, no husband present : 136

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 160

Householder not living alone : 40


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Lawton Village, Michigan)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 39

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 34

All other households : 609


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Lawton Village, Michigan)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 257

Renter-occupied housing units : 67

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2

Renter-occupied housing units : 20

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 98

Renter-occupied housing units : 38

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 134

Renter-occupied housing units : 66


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Lawton Village, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 77

$10,000 to $14,999 : 33

$15,000 to $19,999 : 63

$20,000 to $24,999 : 24

$25,000 to $29,999 : 42

$30,000 to $34,999 : 36

$35,000 to $39,999 : 65

$40,000 to $44,999 : 28

$45,000 to $49,999 : 28

$50,000 to $59,999 : 67

$60,000 to $74,999 : 90

$75,000 to $99,999 : 80

$100,000 to $124,999 : 25

$125,000 to $149,999 : 8

$150,000 to $199,999 : 6

$200,000 or more : 10


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Lawton Village, Michigan)

Total : 708


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Lawton Village, Michigan)

Occupied : 682

Vacant : 26


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Lawton Village, Michigan)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Lawton Village, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later : 19

Built 2000 to 2004 : 55

Built 1990 to 1999 : 86

Built 1980 to 1989 : 37

Built 1970 to 1979 : 71

Built 1960 to 1969 : 51

Built 1950 to 1959 : 78

Built 1940 to 1949 : 34

Built 1939 or earlier : 277


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Lawton Village, Michigan)

Utility gas : 578

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 16

Electricity : 85

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 3

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Lawton Village, Michigan)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 2

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 3

$30,000 to $34,999 : 3

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 10

$50,000 to $59,999 : 7

$60,000 to $69,999 : 5

$70,000 to $79,999 : 39

$80,000 to $89,999 : 38

$90,000 to $99,999 : 69

$100,000 to $124,999 : 139

$125,000 to $149,999 : 60

$150,000 to $174,999 : 60

$175,000 to $199,999 : 29

$200,000 to $249,999 : 27

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Lawton Village, Michigan)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 29

Home equity loan only : 66

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 267

Housing units without a mortgage : 129


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Lawton Village, Michigan)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $176,900

Built 1990 to 1999 : $139,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $111,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $94,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $107,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $112,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $95,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $105,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Lawton Village, Michigan: 62.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Michigan: 66.0%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Lawton Village, Michigan

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Lawton Village, Michigan

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2000        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2001        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2002        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2003        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 40 40 $7,602,671
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

40 40 $7,602,671
2005        
  Single Family 44 44 $10,076,447
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

44 44 $10,076,447
2006        
  Single Family 32 32 $6,876,077
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

32 32 $6,876,077


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Lawton Village, MI): $36,250
Median Household Income In 2000 (Michigan): $44,667


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Lawton Village): $83,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Michigan): $110,300


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Lawton Village): $428
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Michigan): $546


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Lawton Village, Michigan

Utility Gas: 80.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.8%
Electricity: 13.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 2.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.8%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 1.3%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Lawton Village, Michigan are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Lawton Village, Michigan

Lakeview Home Health Services


     Address: 822 E Michigan, P O 143, Paw Paw, Michigan 49079
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 4/13/1996

Pinnacle Senior Care


     Address: 5228 Lovers Lane, #110, Portage, Michigan 49002
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/27/2007

Alliance Home Health Services, Inc


     Address: 3408 Miller Rd, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49001
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/4/2007

Uns Home Health Agency Inc


     Address: 2925 Portage Road, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49001
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 6/20/1990

Gentiva Health Services


     Address: 5401 Portage Road, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49002
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/10/1981

Hospitals Close To Lawton Village, Michigan

Lakeview Community Hospital


     Address: 408 Hazen Street, Paw Paw, Michigan 49079
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Borgess-lee Memorial Hospital


     Address: 420 W High Street, Dowagiac, Michigan 49047
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Bronson Methodist Hospital


     Address: 601 John Street, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49007
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Borgess Medical Center


     Address: 1521 Gull Road, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49024
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Bronson Vicksburg Hospital


     Address: 13326 North Boulevard, Vicksburg, Michigan 49097
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Lawton Village, Michigan

Lakeview Continuing Care Cente


     Address: 99 Walker St, Lawton, Michigan 49065
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 116
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Tendercare Portage


     Address: 7855 Currier Dr, Portage, Michigan 49002
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 118
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Dowagiac Nursing Home


     Address: 610 Uneta Street, Dowagiac, Michigan 49047
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 118
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Harold And Grace Upjohn Commun


     Address: 2400 Portage St, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49001
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 111
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Heartland Health Care Center-kalamazoo


     Address: 3625 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49006
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 133
     Percent Occupied: 74%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Lawton Village, Michigan

Name: Palisades
Address: 27780 Blue Star Memorial Highway; Covert, MI 49043
Distance: 23 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Lawton Village, Michigan

    Retired Workers: 750
    Disabled Workers: 150
    Widowers Workers: 95
    Spouses Workers: 45
    Children Workers: 110


(updated 2007)



Van Buren County, Michigan Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 47.26%
  • Bush & Cheney 51.60%
  • Other 1.13%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Lawton Village, Michigan citizens.

Relocation to Van Buren County, MI

6.52 % of Van Buren County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $36,331

Michigan Average 5.24 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Van Buren County, MI (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Kalamazoo County , MI 2.17 % ($42,190 AGI )
  • Berrien County , MI 0.81 % ($25,498 AGI )
  • Allegan County , MI 0.64 % ($25,802 AGI )

Relocation away from Van Buren County, MI

7.05 % of Van Buren County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $32,608

Michigan Average 5.98 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Van Buren County, MI (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Kalamazoo County , MI 2.15 % ($33,900 AGI )
  • Berrien County , MI 0.73 % ($29,186 AGI )
  • Allegan County , MI 0.62 % ($27,717 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Michigan

Low Bracket: $0 (4.35%)
High Bracket: Unlimited (4.35%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Michigan

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Lawton Village, Michigan is based on over 50 years of data.























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Lawton Village, Michigan directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Lawton Village, Michigan

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 106 0 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 1 0 4 3 0 0 0 n/a 0 3 0 2 2
    per 100,000 54 0 216 161 0 0 0 n/a 0 169 0 105 107
Robbery 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 54 54 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 0
Assault 5 8 6 3 4 3 6 n/a 2 1 2 3 2
    per 100,000 268 426 324 161 215 162 326 n/a 111 56 105 158 107
Burglary 15 19 5 10 10 14 11 n/a 9 9 6 9 7
    per 100,000 803 1,011 270 538 538 758 598 n/a 502 506 316 474 374
Larceny Theft 50 46 59 43 50 43 38 n/a 41 32 33 43 25
    per 100,000 2,675 2,447 3,189 2,312 2,691 2,328 2,066 n/a 2,285 1,798 1,738 2,267 1,337
Vehicle Theft 3 7 2 7 1 0 2 n/a 6 4 0 0 0
    per 100,000 161 372 108 376 54 0 109 n/a 334 225 0 0 0
Arson 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 n/a 1 0 0 1 0
    per 100,000 107 53 0 0 54 0 0 n/a 56 0 0 53 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
2 3 3 2 1 0 2 n/a 0 1 0 1 1
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
18 18 17 15 16 14 13 n/a 14 11 10 13 8
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
10 10 10 8 8 8 7 n/a 7 6 5 7 5


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Michigan

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
36,233 38,032 41,145 48,000 43,613 45,717 46,122 39,795 40,692 40,909


(updated 2014)



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