About This Place
Lawndale is a town in Cleveland County, North Carolina, along the First Broad River. The population was 642 at the 2000 census.
Lawndale is located at 35°24′54″N 81°33′44″W / 35.415°N 81.56222°W / 35.415; -81.56222 (35.415039, -81.562250).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.9 square miles (2.2 km²), of which, 0.8 square miles (2.1 km²) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.1 km²) of it (5.81%) is water.