|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Lawson is 2,526. Lawson, Missouri is the 6,792nd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Lawson was in 2020, when its population was 2,541. In 2020, Lawson was the 6,754th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,792nd largest city in the US. Lawson is currently 0.6% smaller than it was in 2020.
Lawson has grown 7.4% since the 2000. Lawson, Missouri is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 66% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|6929||Village of Four Seasons||2,432||62.2%|
|6786||Lewiston, New York||2,529||-8.8%|
|6787||Spring Lake, Michigan||2,529||0.7%|
|6791||Bald Knob, Arkansas||2,526||-21.5%|
|6796||Marquette Heights, Illinois||2,523||-9.7%|
|6798||Belvidere, New Jersey||2,521||-8.5%|
The total voting age population of Lawson, Missouri, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,552. The voting age population is 46.5% male and 53.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.5% of the residents of Lawson are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Lawson are 93.8% White, 4.8% Two or more races and 1.3% Black. Additionally, 2.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Lawson, 6.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 7.4%. On a per-household basis, 4.6% of families are below the poverty line in Lawson.
Among those aged 16 and older, 60.7% of Lawson residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.0% of Lawson residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 17.4% have a bachelor's degree and 5.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Lawson residents aged 5 and older, 2.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Lawson is 1.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Lawson, 12.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Lawson is $59,698.
In Lawson, 76.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 23.8% of housing units in Lawson.
Of all the housing units in Lawson, 9.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Lawson, 11.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 110 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Lawson is $736.
In Lawson, 82.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.