Armstrong, Oklahoma

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Population in 2014: 109 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -22.7%
Males: 43  (39.9%)
Females: 66  (60.1%)
Median resident age:  42.2 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.4 years

Zip code: 74729

Estimated median household income in 2016: $49,745 (it was $27,292 in 2000)
Armstrong:

$49,745
OK:

$49,176

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $15,713 (it was $12,765 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $65,392 (it was $17,500 in 2000)
Armstrong:

$65,392
OK:

$132,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $68,134; Detached houses: $75,248; Mobile homes: $41,858

Median gross rent in 2016: $765.

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  • Races in Armstrong, OK (2010)

    Armstrong races chart
    • 6461.0%White alone
    • 1918.1%American Indian alone
    • 1918.1%Two or more races
    • 21.9%Black alone
    • 11.0%Asian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Armstrong: 79.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (8.5%), German (3.1%), Irish (3.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 570 feet

Land area: 0.09 square miles.

Population density: 1,267 people per square mile   (low).

Armstrong, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Armstrong:

  • High school or higher: 58.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Armstrong town:

  • Never married: 7.2%
  • Now married: 76.0%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 8.4%
  • Divorced: 6.1%



According to our research of Oklahoma and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Armstrong, Oklahoma as of December 16, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Armstrong to the number of sex offenders is 198 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $271 (0.4%)

Armstrong satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: East Grayson, TX (31.3 miles , pop. 81,381).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Plano, TX (73.1 miles , pop. 222,030).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (90.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Durant, OK (2.1 miles ), Kenefic, OK (2.6 miles) , Caddo, OK (2.6 miles ), Silo, OK (2.8 miles ), Blue, OK (2.8 miles) , North Central Bryan, OK (2.8 miles ), Calera, OK (3.1 miles ), Mead, OK (3.2 miles) .

Latitude: 34.05 N, Longitude: 96.34 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 580

Armstrong household income distribution Armstrong home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.1%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +19 (+15.6%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Wholesale trade (37%)
  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (12%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (33%)
  • Retail trade (28%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (47%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (22%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (17%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (17%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

Average climate in Armstrong, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Armstrong-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 136% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.1 miles away from the Armstrong town center killed 3 people and injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/2/1957, a category F4 tornado 13.5 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Armstrong-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 42.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 264.5 miles away from Armstrong center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 87.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 128.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/15/1990 at 11:44:41, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 LG, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 86.3 miles away from Armstrong center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 247.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Bryan County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Winter Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Fires: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Armstrong topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Armstrong:

  • FOUR SEASONS NURSING CTR OF DURANT INC (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; DURANT, OK)
  • FOUR SEASONS REHABILITATION AND CARE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; DURANT, OK)
  • OAKRIDGE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; DURANT, OK)
  • THE KING'S DAUGHTERS AND SONS NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; DURANT, OK)
  • BRYAN NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; DURANT, OK)
  • GRAYSON HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; DURANT, OK)
  • MEDICAL CENTER OF S E OKLAHOMA HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; DURANT, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Armstrong:

  • Southeastern Oklahoma State University (about 4 miles; Durant, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,365)
  • Grayson College (about 30 miles; Denison, TX; FT enrollment: 2,496)
  • East Central University (about 54 miles; Ada, OK; FT enrollment: 4,030)
  • Paris Junior College (about 55 miles; Paris, TX; FT enrollment: 3,875)
  • North Central Texas College (about 56 miles; Gainesville, TX; FT enrollment: 6,550)
  • Texas A & M University-Commerce (about 62 miles; Commerce, TX; FT enrollment: 8,890)
  • Collin County Community College District (about 64 miles; McKinney, TX; FT enrollment: 18,044)

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Bryan County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2004 was 86.1. This is about average.

City:

86.1
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2004 was 29.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.9
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 6.7%
(1.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 8.3% for American Indian residents, 60.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  69.8%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.0%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Oklahoma average:

11.1

Armstrong travel time to work - commute Armstrong mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Armstrong town (based on Bryan County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant24,75376
Mainline Protestant2,02614
Other6844
Catholic2501
None14,703-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 8
Bryan County:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Bryan County:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Bryan County:

7.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Here:

6.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.89 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.5%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Bryan County:

30.0%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.6%
Oklahoma:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.7%
Oklahoma:

44.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.6
Oklahoma:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

29.6%
Oklahoma:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Armstrong:

12.6%
Oklahoma:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Armstrong:

6.5
Oklahoma:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

40.3%
Oklahoma:

33.8%

General health condition:
Armstrong:

50.8%
Oklahoma:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Armstrong:

81.4%
Oklahoma:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Armstrong, OK Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll

7.88% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,520 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.88%
Oklahoma average:

7.34%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Grayson County, TX  1.21% ($34,188 average AGI)
from Atoka County, OK  0.61% ($24,564)
from Marshall County, OK  0.44% ($26,964)


7.15% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,087 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.15%
Oklahoma average:

7.24%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Grayson County, TX  0.99% ($28,792 average AGI)
to Atoka County, OK  0.43% ($34,407)
to Marshall County, OK  0.29% ($27,250)

Strongest AM radio stations in Armstrong:

  • KYNG (950 AM; 10 kW; DENISON-SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KSEO (750 AM; daytime; 0 kW; DURANT, OK; Owner: TEXOMA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTBK (1700 AM; 10 kW; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KEOR (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ATOKA, OK; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Armstrong:

  • KSSU (91.9 FM; DURANT, OK; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KLBC (106.3 FM; DURANT, OK; Owner: TEXOMA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KAYC (91.1 FM; DURANT, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KAZC (88.3 FM; TISHOMINGO, OK; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL OKLAHOMA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLAK (97.5 FM; DURANT, OK; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KTCY (104.9 FM; PILOT POINT, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KESN (103.3 FM; ALLEN, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KSOC (94.5 FM; GAINESVILLE, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KTPW (89.7 FM; SANGER, TX; Owner: RESEARCH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC)
  • KMAD-FM (102.5 FM; WHITESBORO, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KMKT (93.1 FM; BELLS, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KTDK (104.1 FM; SANGER, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KFYZ-FM (98.3 FM; BONHAM, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS RADIO GROUP, L.P.)
  • KHKC-FM (102.1 FM; ATOKA, OK; Owner: KEYSTONE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K211EM (90.1 FM; DURANT, OK; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Armstrong:

  • KXII (Channel 12; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KXII LICENSEE CORP.)
  • KTEN (Channel 10; ADA, OK; Owner: CHANNEL 49 ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • K46AI (Channel 46; DURANT, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • $450,000Total costs
  • 124Total average daily traffic
  • 12Total average daily truck traffic
  • 198Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Candice Koenig, Located .13 Miles Nw Of The Intersection Of Rt 70 And S Pirtle Rd (Lat: 33.998750 Lon: -96.270306), Type: 97.5, Structure height: 40013 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Registrant: 4053485460, Lnorwood@clsgroup.Com, 609 SOUTH KELLY AVENUE Suite- D
  • Candice Koenig, Located .13 Miles Nw Of The Intersection Of Rt 70 And S Pirtle Rd (Lat: 33.998750 Lon: -96.270306), Type: 97.5, Structure height: 40013 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Registrant: 4053485460, Lnorwood@clsgroup.Com, 609 SOUTH KELLY AVENUE Suite- D
  • Stephanie R Wilson, Located .13 Miles Nw Of The Intersection Of Rt 70 And S Pirtle Rd (Lat: 33.998750 Lon: -96.270306), Type: 97.5, Structure height: 40013 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Registrant: 9189494551, Stephanie.Wilson@branchcomm.Net, 1516 S BOSTON AVE, STE 215
  • Stephanie R Wilson, Located .13 Miles Nw Of The Intersection Of Rt 70 And S Pirtle Rd (Lat: 33.998750 Lon: -96.270306), Type: 97.5, Structure height: 40013 m, Overall height: 97.5 m, Registrant: 9189494551, Stephanie.Wilson@branchcomm.Net, 1516 S BOSTON AVE, STE 215

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (55%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (43%)

Armstrong compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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