Lawton, Oklahoma

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Lawton, Oklahoma
City
Nickname(s): L-Town
Location in the state of Oklahoma
Coordinates: 34°36′16″N 98°23′45″W / 34.604444°N 98.395833°W / 34.604444; -98.395833Coordinates: 34°36′16″N 98°23′45″W / 34.604444°N 98.395833°W / 34.604444; -98.395833
Country United States
State Oklahoma
County Comanche
Government
 • Mayor Fred L. Fitch
Area
 • City 75.1 sq mi (194.6 km2)
 • Land 75.1 sq mi (194.6 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 1,109 ft (360 m)
Population (2000)
 • City 92,757
 • Density 1,234.5/sq mi (476.6/km2)
 • Metro 114,916
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 73500-73599
Area code(s) 580
FIPS code 40-41850[1]
GNIS feature ID 1094539[2]

Lawton is a city in and the county seat of Comanche County, Oklahoma, United States.

Mount Scott, 10 miles (16 km) North of Lawton, is the second highest peak in the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge and the third highest peak in the state of Oklahoma.

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