U.S. Cities - City-Data Homepage  
Atoka, Oklahoma forum City-Data.com Homepage

Atoka, Oklahoma



Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Back to Atoka, OK housing info, Atoka County, Oklahoma, OK smaller cities, OK small cities, All Cities.


Atoka: Atoka Atoka: Atoka Atoka: Downtown Atoka!
 

We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map



Current weather forecast for Atoka, OK
Population in 2012: 3,100 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.7%
 

Males: 1,396  (45.1%)
Females: 1,704  (54.9%)

Median resident age:  37.6 years
Oklahoma median age:  37.0 years

Zip codes: 74525.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $26,339 (it was $18,361 in 2000)
Atoka:

$26,339
OK:

$44,312
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,812

Atoka city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $67,363 (it was $42,900 in 2000)
Atoka:

$67,363
OK:

$114,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $91,602; Detached houses: $96,709; Mobile homes: $43,838

Median gross rent in 2012: $532.

Recent home sales, real estate maps, and home value estimator for zip code 74525

Atoka, OK residents, houses, and apartments details

Business Profiles
Profiles of local businesses
Put your B&M business profile right here for free. 30,000 businesses already created their profiles!
Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for: near:  
Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2011 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
Atoka races chart
  • White alone - 2,145 (69.0%)
  • American Indian alone - 333 (10.7%)
  • Black alone - 228 (7.3%)
  • Hispanic - 196 (6.3%)
  • Two or more races - 173 (5.6%)
  • Asian alone - 34 (1.1%)

Races in Atoka detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Atoka: 80.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Atoka, OK forum
Recent posts about Atoka, Oklahoma on our local forum with over 1,500,000 registered users. Atoka is mentioned 115 times on our forum:
Oklahoma Weather Thread  (546 replies)
Possible Move to Atoka, OK or surrounding areas...  (1 reply)
Travel from Missouri to Texas  (11 replies)
oil and gas atoka county  (32 replies)
Choctaw -- Waiting Enrollment  (1 reply)
Oklahoma "accents"?  (69 replies)

Latest news from Atoka, OK collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: United States (21.7%), German (11.2%), Irish (9.0%), French (3.0%), English (2.9%), Italian (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 583 feet

Land area: 8.42 square miles.

Population density: 368 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Atoka,OK real estate house value index trend





Home Value Estimate
Address:
Unit (optional):
City
State
Zip


Recent Home Sales
Address:
City

State
Zip
Min Price (optional)

Max Price (optional)
Prioritization:



Atoka, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Atoka:

  • High school or higher: 79.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 12.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Atoka city:

  • Never married: 20.6%
  • Now married: 45.7%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 21.6%

53 residents are foreign born

This city:  1.7%
Oklahoma:  5.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $397 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $476 (0.8%)

Atoka satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: McKinney, TX (87.2 miles , pop. 54,369).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Plano, TX (98.9 miles , pop. 222,030).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (116.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Central Atoka, OK (2.2 miles) , Tushka, OK (2.2 miles ), Stringtown, OK (2.7 miles ), Lehigh, OK (2.8 miles ), West Atoka, OK (3.1 miles) , Phillips, OK (3.1 miles) , Lane, OK (3.2 miles ), Caney, OK (3.4 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $45,000
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $38,600
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 2003: 11 buildings, average cost: $39,500
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $131,000
  • 2005: 9 buildings, average cost: $148,500
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $46,400
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $70,800
  • 2012: 10 buildings, average cost: $87,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 34.38 N, Longitude: 96.13 W

Area code: 580

Atoka household income distribution Atoka home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Atoka by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 001000000001
per 100,000 0.00.033.60.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.031.9
Rapes 003012302101
per 100,000 0.00.0100.80.032.865.198.60.064.232.30.031.9
Robberies 520021010100
per 100,000 166.966.10.00.065.732.60.032.50.032.30.00.0
Assaults 2336241791144310195
per 100,000 767.71190.1806.7568.0295.6358.2131.4129.896.3323.4605.1159.6
Burglaries 226633463734373433273262
per 100,000 734.32181.81109.21536.91215.11107.11215.51103.51059.4873.21019.11978.9
Thefts 7212387828181759461748769
per 100,000 2403.24066.12924.42739.72660.12637.62463.93051.01958.32393.32770.72202.4
Auto thefts 598555648226
per 100,000 166.9297.5268.9167.1164.2162.8197.1129.8256.864.763.7191.5
Arson 610121130212
per 100,000 200.333.10.033.465.732.632.997.40.064.731.863.8
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 379.4621.4546.9358.2322.3343.0317.0255.4253.6273.0320.9378.1

(click on a table row to update graph)

City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Atoka detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 16 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.79
Oklahoma average:

2.08

This city's Wikipedia profile

Atoka, Oklahoma accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.7%
Oklahoma:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -434 (-12.7%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (19%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (4%)
  • Religious workers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (11%)
  • Cashiers (8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5%)

Work and jobs in Atoka: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Atoka, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Atoka, Oklahoma average temperatures Atoka, Oklahoma average precipitation
 
Atoka, Oklahoma humidity
 
Atoka, Oklahoma wind speed
 
Atoka, Oklahoma snowfall
 
Atoka, Oklahoma sunshine
 
Atoka, Oklahoma clear and cloudy days
 

Back to the top

Tornado activity:

Atoka-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 243% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/27/1966, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.9 miles away from the Atoka city center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/2/1982, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 36.4 miles away from the city center injured 29 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Atoka-area historical earthquake activity is above Oklahoma state average. It is 75% 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 25.9 miles away from the city 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 87.9 miles away from Atoka 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 87.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/20/2002 at 02:18:13, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 8.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/8/2004 at 00:15:09, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.2 miles away from Atoka center
On 12/17/1992 at 07:18:04, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Atoka County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 6, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Atoka topographic map

Birthplace of: Lloyd Russell - Football and baseball player and coach, Crystal Robinson - WNBA player (New York Liberty, born: Jan 22, 1974).


Hospitals/medical centers in Atoka:

  • ATOKA COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER (Critical Access Hospitals,Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 1200 WEST LIBERTY ROAD)
  • HOMETOWN HOSPICE (Hospital, 301 E COURT STREET)
  • ATOKA CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, 323 W 6TH STREET)
  • ATOKA MANOR (Nursing Home, 1500 SOUTH VIRGINIA STREET)
  • COLONIAL LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, 323 WEST 6TH STREET)
  • PLANTATION MANOR INC (Nursing Home, 505 EAST B STREET)

Political contributions by individuals in Atoka, OK

Airports and heliports located in Atoka:


See details about airports and heliports located in Atoka, OK

College/University in Atoka:

  • Kiamichi Technology Center-Atoka (Full-time enrollment: 48; Location: 1301 West Liberty Road; Public; Website: www.okktc.org)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Atoka:

  • Southeastern Oklahoma State University (about 31 miles; Durant, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,111)
  • East Central University (about 41 miles; Ada, OK; FT enrollment: 3,253)
  • Grayson County College (about 56 miles; Denison, TX; FT enrollment: 2,340)
  • Paris Junior College (about 62 miles; Paris, TX; FT enrollment: 2,649)
  • North Central Texas College (about 80 miles; Gainesville, TX; FT enrollment: 3,709)
  • Texas A & M University-Commerce (about 81 miles; Commerce, TX; FT enrollment: 5,138)
  • Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology-Okmulgee (about 87 miles; Okmulgee, OK; FT enrollment: 2,341)

Public high schools in Atoka:

Public elementary/middle schools in Atoka:

Private elementary/middle school in Atoka:

  • FAITH CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 72; Location: 705 W 13TH ST; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Atoka


Click to draw/clear city borders

Notable locations in Atoka: Atoka County Ambulance (A), Atoka Fire Department Station 2 (B), Tushka Fire Department (C), Atoka Fire Department Station 1 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Atoka include: Fist Baptist Church (A), Presbyterian Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: West View Cemetery (1), Green Meadows Cemetery (2), Confederate Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Atoka Lake (A), Katy Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Sand Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Atoka County Museum (258 North Highway 69) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotels: Colonial Motel of Atoka (311 North Mississippi Avenue) (1), Best Western Atoka Inn (2101 South Mississippi Avenue) (2), Thunderbird Lodge (402 North Mississippi Avenue) (3), Brandenburg Motel (102 S Mississippi Ave) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Court: Atoka County - County Court Clerk (Court House) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Atoka and their reported violations in the past:

ATOKA COUNTY RWS & SWMD #4 (Address: 337 E. HIGHWAY 3 , Population served: 3000, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-14-2006), St Formal NOV issued (APR-14-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-08-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-14-2006), St Formal NOV issued (APR-14-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-08-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-03-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-03-2006), St Public Notif received (JAN-09-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-03-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-03-2006), St Public Notif received (JAN-09-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-03-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-03-2006), St Public Notif received (JAN-09-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-03-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-03-2006), St Public Notif received (JAN-09-2006)
  • 4 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Carbon, Total-Organic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-14-2006), St Formal NOV issued (APR-14-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-08-2006)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Carbon, Total-Organic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-03-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-03-2006), St Public Notif received (JAN-09-2006)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Carbon, Total-Organic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-03-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-03-2006), St Public Notif received (JAN-09-2006)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: Carbon, Total-Organic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-15-2005), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-15-2005)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: Carbon, Total-Organic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-15-2005), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-15-2005)
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 3 other older monitoring violations
ATOKA PWS (Population served: 2988, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-14-2006), St Formal NOV issued (APR-14-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-16-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-14-2006), St Formal NOV issued (APR-14-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-16-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-03-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-03-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-03-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-03-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-03-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-03-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-03-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-03-2006)
  • 4 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Carbon, Total-Organic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-14-2006), St Formal NOV issued (APR-14-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-16-2006)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Carbon, Total-Organic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-03-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-03-2006)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Carbon, Total-Organic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-03-2006), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-03-2006)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: Carbon, Total-Organic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-20-2005), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-20-2005), St Public Notif received (DEC-16-2005)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between OCT-2004 and DEC-2004, Contaminant: Carbon, Total-Organic. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAR-23-2005), St Public Notif requested (MAR-23-2005), St Public Notif received (APR-21-2005)
  • 4 other older monitoring violations
HOWARD MCLEOD CORR CENTER (Address: 1970 E. Whippoorwill Lane , Population served: 550, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 21 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Atoka that have no violations reported:

  • ATOKA CO RWD #2 (Address: PO Box 1265, Population served: 225, Primary Water Source Type: Purch_surface_water)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 37.4%
(32.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 59.5% for Black residents, 18.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 51.1% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 53.1% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  58.4%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.8%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Atoka, OK

56 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
43 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
123 people in nursing homes in 2000
24 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Atoka compared to Oklahoma state average:

Atoka, Oklahoma environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.


Back to the top

Banks with branches in Atoka (2011 data):

  • Ameristate Bank: Atoka Branch at Highway 69 And Virginia Street, branch established on 1963/05/07; at 113 South Pennsylvania, branch established on 1906/08/06. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $187.9 mil, Deposits: $164.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Atoka State Bancorporation, Inc.
  • FirstBank: Atoka Branch at 701 S Mississippi Ave, branch established on 1988/06/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $225.6 mil, Deposits: $194.3 mil, headquarters in Antlers, OK, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: First Antlers Bancorporation, Inc.

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Atoka, Oklahoma:

  • Best Western Atoka Inn, 2101 S Mississippi Ave, Atoka, OK 74525 , Phone: (580) 889-7381, Fax: (580) 889-6695
  • Comfort Inn And Suites, 1502 S Mississippi Ave, Atoka, OK 74525 , Phone: (580) 889-8999, Fax: (580) 889-8883
  • Days Inn & Suites, 1010 S Mississippi, Atoka, OK 74525 , Phone: (580) 889-5500, Fax: (580) 889-5513
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Atoka, Oklahoma

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Atoka travel time to work - commute


Atoka mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (58%)
  • Electricity (32%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Religion statistics for Atoka city (based on Atoka County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 67.09%
Here67.1%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionChurches of ChristNational Association of Free Will BaptistsBaptist Missionary Association of AmericaUnited Methodist Church
Adherents75.4%5.8%4.9%4.5%2.9%
Congregations41.2%13.7%7.8%3.9%7.8%
NameInternational Pentecostal Holiness ChurchAssemblies of GodPentecostal Church of GodChurch of the NazareneOther
Adherents1.4%1.4%1.1%0.9%1.6%
Congregations5.9%5.9%3.9%2.0%7.8%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 7
Atoka County:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Atoka County:

0.69 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Atoka County:

5.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Here:

10.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.3%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Atoka County:

31.1%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$4,602$27,6120$0
Other Government Administration 3$8,614$34,4560$0
Police Protection - Officers 15$42,420$33,9360$0
Police - Other 2$3,126$18,7566$2,976
Streets and Highways 4$7,276$21,8282$2,923
Solid Waste Management 8$17,780$26,6700$0
Sewerage 3$8,600$34,4000$0
Parks and Recreation 4$7,714$23,1420$0
Water Supply 8$15,650$23,4750$0
Other and Unallocable 5$12,176$29,2220$0
Totals for Government 54$127,958$28,4358$5,899

Atoka government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General: $672,000 ($216.77)
    Sewerage: $268,000 ($86.45)
    Central Staff Services: $37,000 ($11.94)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $570,000 ($183.87)
    Regular Highways: $425,000 ($137.10)
    Central Staff Services: $362,000 ($116.77)
    Water Utilities: $344,000 ($110.97)
    Solid Waste Management: $270,000 ($87.10)
    Sewerage: $250,000 ($80.65)
    Parks & Recreation: $117,000 ($37.74)
    Fire Protection: $42,000 ($13.55)
    General - Other: $24,000 ($7.74)
    Air Transportation: $8,000 ($2.58)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $20,000 ($6.45)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $210,000 ($67.74)
    Parks & Recreation: $13,000 ($4.19)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,376,000 ($443.87)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($1.94)

Atoka government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $343,000 ($110.65)
    Sewerage: $195,000 ($62.90)
    All Other: $50,000 ($16.13)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $48,000 ($15.48)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $116,000 ($37.42)
    General Support: $52,000 ($16.77)
    Highways: $28,000 ($9.03)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $544,000 ($175.48)
    Rents: $162,000 ($52.26)
    Interest Earnings: $44,000 ($14.19)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $423,000 ($136.45)
  • State Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $204,000 ($65.81)
    Housing & Community Development: $35,000 ($11.29)
    All Other: $15,000 ($4.84)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $1,391,000 ($448.71)
    Public Utilities: $76,000 ($24.52)
    NEC: $43,000 ($13.87)

Atoka government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $85,000 ($27.42)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $265,000 ($85.48)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $125,000 ($40.32)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $322,000 ($103.87)
    Water Utilities: $66,000 ($21.29)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $68,000 ($21.94)
    Water Utilities: $19,000 ($6.13)

Atoka government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,228,000 ($396.13)

6.75% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,937 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.75%
Oklahoma average:

8.21%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Bryan County, OK  1.23% ($24,538 average AGI)
from Coal County, OK  0.50% ($25,619)
from Pittsburg County, OK  0.45% ($31,842)


7.04% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($23,060 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.04%
Oklahoma average:

7.91%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Bryan County, OK  1.46% ($19,806 average AGI)
to Pittsburg County, OK  0.49% ($23,762)
to Coal County, OK  0.42% ($27,389)

Strongest AM radio stations in Atoka:

  • KEOR (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ATOKA, OK; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, 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.)
  • KYNG (950 AM; 10 kW; DENISON-SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTBK (1700 AM; 10 kW; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)

Strongest FM radio stations in Atoka:

  • K219CX (91.7 FM; ATOKA, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KHKC-FM (102.1 FM; ATOKA, OK; Owner: KEYSTONE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KKFC (105.5 FM; COALGATE, OK; Owner: WOODSTONE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KAZC (88.3 FM; TISHOMINGO, OK; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL OKLAHOMA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLBC (106.3 FM; DURANT, OK; Owner: TEXOMA BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Atoka:

  • KTEN (Channel 10; ADA, OK; Owner: CHANNEL 49 ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • KXII (Channel 12; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KXII LICENSEE CORP.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Atoka, Oklahoma:
  • Fatal accident count: 22
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 38
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 5
  • Fatalities: 24
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 55
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Oklahoma average:
  • Fatal accident count: 123
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 197
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 41
  • Fatalities: 136
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 321
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 13

See more detailed statistics of Atoka fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Atoka)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 95 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Atoka, OK)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Atoka)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 18 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Atoka)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 114
  • Hazardous Condition: 61
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Atoka


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Atoka, OK

Most common first names in Atoka, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James8774.2 years
John7878.2 years
William7376.1 years
Mary6978.9 years
Robert6575.1 years
George4176.9 years
Ruby3077.1 years
Charles2977.0 years
Joe2875.9 years
Thomas2574.9 years
Most common last names in Atoka, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith6578.2 years
Williams5070.3 years
Johnson3873.7 years
Jones3275.4 years
Wilson2979.3 years
Allen2876.6 years
Miller2577.4 years
Hill2276.6 years
Brown2174.5 years
White2174.9 years
Businesses in Atoka, OK
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's1
Best Western1Pizza Hut1
Comfort Inn1RadioShack1
Dairy Queen1SONIC Drive-In1
Days Inn1Super 81
FedEx1True Value1
H&R Block1U.S. Cellular1
KFC1UPS1
Lane Furniture1Walmart1
MasterBrand Cabinets2
Cost of Living Calculator

Back to Atoka, OK housing info, Atoka County, Oklahoma, OK smaller cities, OK small cities, All Cities.

 

Back to the top




Recent home sales, price trends, and home value evaluator powered by Onboard Informatics
© 2013 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
 
City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.
Website © 2003-2014 Advameg, Inc.