About This Place
Lawton is a village in Van Buren County of the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2000 census, the village population was 1,859.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 2.3 square miles (5.9 km²), all land.
As of the census of 2000, there are 1,859 people, 610 households, and 428 families residing in the village. The population density is 823.0 per square mile (317.6/km²). There are 668 housing units at an average density of 295.7 per square mile (114.1/km²). The racial makeup of the village is 90.75% White, 1.24% Afican-American, 0.75% Native American, 0.05% Asian, 3.98% from other races, and 3.23% from two or more races. 11.62% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.