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Fort Lawn is a suburb in the Charlotte Metro Area and in the Chester County. It has a population of 974 and a population density of 726, which is 87% above the national average. It has a median age of 35, which is 3 years below the Charlotte Metro median age and 3 years below the national average.

Fort Lawn has a median home value of $184,800, which is 51% below the Metro average.The average rent of $1,694 is 5% below the metro average rent and 37% above the national average rent, making it one of the most affordable places to live in Charlotte. The average household income in Fort Lawn is $37,292 , which is 43% below the Metro average household income and 43% below the national average of household income.

The average school rating in Fort Lawn is 6. Fort Lawn also has a crime index 129 that is above the Metro average and above the National average.

$191,700Median Home Value
$360,588 Charlotte Metro Area
$1,694Median Rent
$1,765 Charlotte Metro Area
4 /10 - 6 /10
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56 mins To Charlotte Metro Area

Fort Lawn Zip Code

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Fort Lawn's population is made up of 52% married, 33% single, 9% divorced and 5% widowed. Baby Boomers make up the largest percentage of the population at 34%, while Millennials have the second largest segment at 25%. Homeowners make up 70% of the population in Fort Lawn.

2,625,282 Charlotte Metro Area
680Population Density
  • 45% Male
  • 55% Female
36 Median Age
38 Charlotte Metro Area
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The Per Capita income in Fort Lawn is $20,467. The Median Household Income is $39,632 and the Fort Lawn Unemployment Rate is 6%.

$20,467Income Per Capita
$38,783 Charlotte Metro Area
$39,632Median Household Income
$69,559 Charlotte Metro Area
15% Poverty Rate
11% Charlotte Metro Area
6% Unemployment Rate
5% Charlotte Metro Area
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$191,700Median Home Value
$360,588 Charlotte Metro Area
$1,694Median Rent
$1,765 Charlotte Metro Area
2Average Household Size
2 Charlotte Metro Area

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Home Owners
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4 /10 - 6 /10
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Top Schools in Fort Lawn

4006 Lewisville High School Road, Richburg, SC, 29729
Chester 01
3595 Lancaster Highway, Richburg, SC, 29729
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56 mins
Charlotte Metro Area
Commute To
Charlotte Douglas International Airport
56 mins
Bennett College for Women
53 mins
Johnson and Wales University Charlotte
52 mins
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