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ZIP Code 73501

Primary City:Lawton, OK (View All Cities)
County: Comanche County
Timezone: Central (4:19am)
Area code: 580 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.6, -98.3
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 73501

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 73501. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 73501. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 73501, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Lawton, OK

Stats and Demographics for the 73501 ZIP Code

ZIP code 73501 is located in south Oklahoma and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 73501 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 73501 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 20,935
Population Density 178 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,868
Median Home Value $84,000
Land Area 117.34 sq mi
Water Area 0.44 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,471
Median Household Income $37,371

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7547075466741,0811,3691,162931927855810609477329226179148135
Female695602559579763795541528540651664527439328262227155161
Total1,4491,3091,1051,2531,8442,1641,7031,4591,4671,5061,4741,136916657488406303296

Gender

 Male 11,919 57%
 Female 9,016 43%
Gender

Race

 White 12,037 57.5%
 Black Or African American 4,874 23.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,470 7.0%
 Asian 291 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 132 0.6%
 Other Race 794 3.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,337 6.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner7137250779374952834392
Renter5591,03076473546622214595
Total6301,4021,2711,5281,215750488187

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,790 37%
 Single Guardian 1,667 22%
 Singles 2,551 34%
 Singles With Roommate 463 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,005 67%
 Households with Kids 2,466 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male168154147128167138135148119103109106114114118140123146147177
Female13914712113012914210910911312210799118113106125131106111140
Total307301268258296280244257232225216205232227224265254252258317

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 73501 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 73501 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 73501 real estate data, the median home value of $84,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 73501 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 73501 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 73501 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,552 83.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 3,014 14.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 80 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 199 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 90 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,203 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,252 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,016 45%
 Households Vacant 1,397 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 487 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 1%
 For Sale Only 97 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 52 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 30 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 716 51%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 101 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,050 27%
 2 Bedroom 1,413 36%
 3+ Bedroom 1,311 34%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $37,371 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 73501 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 73501 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,593 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,141 19%
 No Earnings 7,593 47%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,593 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,141 19%
 No Earnings 7,593 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,528 90.2%
 Public transportation 55 0.8%
 Taxicab 32 0.4%
 Motorcycle 38 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 446 6.2%
 Worked at Home 136 1.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,597 20.8%
 High School Graduate 4,630 60.3%
 Associate's degree 467 6.1%
 Bachelor's degree 769 10.0%
 Master's degree 153 2.0%
 Professional school degree 41 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 20 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,109 88.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 90 2.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 327 9.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 73501

ZIP Code 73501 is in the Flower Mound School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 73501.

Flower Mound Public School
2805 SE Flower Mound Rd
Lawton, OK 73501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Flower Mound School District
Carriage Hills Elementary School
215 SE Warwick Way
Lawton, OK 73501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lawton School District
Lincoln Elementary School
601 SW Park Ave
Lawton, OK 73501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lawton School District
Park Lane Elementary School
4912 SE Avalon Ave
Lawton, OK 73501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lawton School District
Sullivan Village Elementary School
3802 SE Elmhurst Ln
Lawton, OK 73501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lawton School District
Macarthur High School
4400 East Gore
Lawton, OK 73501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lawton School District
St Mary S Catholic School
611 SW a Ave
Lawton, OK 73501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Trinity Christian Academy
902 SW a Ave
Lawton, OK 73501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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