Bluejacket, Oklahoma

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Population in 2013: 333 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +21.5%
Males: 158  (47.6%)
Females: 175  (52.4%)
Median resident age:  38.0 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.2 years

Zip codes: 74333.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $36,350 (it was $26,458 in 2000)
Bluejacket:

$36,350
OK:

$45,690

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,917 (it was $11,755 in 2000)

Bluejacket town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $58,147 (it was $30,300 in 2000)
Bluejacket:

$58,147
OK:

$116,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $132,252; Detached houses: $132,581; Townhouses or other attached units: $272,381; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $133,709; Mobile homes: $117,905; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $47,445

Median gross rent in 2013: $670.

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  • Races in Bluejacket, OK (2010)

    Bluejacket races chart
    • 24472.0%White alone
    • 6719.8%American Indian alone
    • 185.3%Two or more races
    • 51.5%Hispanic
    • 30.9%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 20.6%Black alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Bluejacket: 80.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (22.6%), Irish (17.5%), English (10.9%), United States (9.7%), Dutch (4.3%), Italian (3.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 780 feet

Land area: 0.40 square miles.

Population density: 841 people per square mile   (low).

Bluejacket,OK real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Bluejacket:

  • High school or higher: 86.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bluejacket town:

  • Never married: 20.3%
  • Now married: 55.1%
  • Separated: 2.1%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 17.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $418 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $212 (1.0%)

Bluejacket satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Broken Arrow, OK (66.0 miles , pop. 74,859).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (66.7 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (293.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Welch, OK (2.3 miles ), North Craig, OK (2.6 miles ), Narcissa, OK (2.8 miles) , Afton, OK (3.1 miles ), Dotyville, OK (3.2 miles) , Vinita, OK (3.5 miles ), Miami, OK (3.5 miles ), Fairland, OK (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 36.80 N, Longitude: 95.07 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 918

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Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.3%
Oklahoma:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +100 (+57.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (10%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Utilities (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (15%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (22%)
  • Transportation occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (32%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Community and social service occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Bluejacket, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bluejacket-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 131% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.1 miles away from the Bluejacket town center injured 59 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 9/27/1959, a category F4 tornado 10.3 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bluejacket-area historical earthquake activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 195.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 196.1 miles away from Bluejacket center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 166.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 276.8 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 291.7 miles away from Bluejacket center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 307.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Craig County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 10, Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bluejacket topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bluejacket:

  • HOPE HOUSING OAKCREST HOUSE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; MIAMI, OK)
  • WODLOE HOUSE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; VINITA, OK)
  • CRAIG GENERAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; VINITA, OK)
  • HOPE HOUSING K HOUSE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; MIAMI, OK)
  • HOPE HOUSING WILSON HOUSE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; MIAMI, OK)
  • CARE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; MIAMI, OK)
  • HOME OF HOPE SEQUOYAH HOUSE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; VINITA, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bluejacket:

  • Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (about 13 miles; Miami, OK; Full-time enrollment: 2,075)
  • Crowder College (about 40 miles; Neosho, MO; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • Missouri Southern State University (about 40 miles; Joplin, MO; FT enrollment: 4,456)
  • Rogers State University (about 46 miles; Claremore, OK; FT enrollment: 3,482)
  • Pittsburg State University (about 46 miles; Pittsburg, KS; FT enrollment: 6,838)
  • John Brown University (about 51 miles; Siloam Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,097)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 59 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)

Public high school in Bluejacket:

Public elementary/middle schools in Bluejacket:

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Notable location: Bluejacket Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Craig 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 2012 was 97.5. This is worse than average.

City:

97.5
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2004 was 0.0317. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0317
U.S.:

0.3026

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 6.56. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.56
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 0.546. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.546
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 33.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 20.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 9.55. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.55
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00528. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00528
U.S.:

0.01468
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.1%
(23.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  53.6%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  2.2%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households
29 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
4 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
5 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Bluejacket 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.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.4
Oklahoma average:

11.2

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (78%)
  • Electricity (15%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Wood (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Bluejacket town (based on Craig County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,95237
Mainline Protestant1,3007
Black Protestant3022
Catholic1902
Other1563
None5,129-
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: 3
Craig County:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Craig County:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Craig County:

4.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Here:

8.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.2%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Craig County:

31.9%
Oklahoma:

29.2%
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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$500
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$1,000
Water Supply 0$0 1$700
Totals for Government 0$0 3$2,200

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $37,000 ($111.11)
    Central Staff Services: $31,000 ($93.09)
    Sewerage: $19,000 ($57.06)
    Solid Waste Management: $11,000 ($33.03)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($9.01)
    Fire Protection: $3,000 ($9.01)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($3.00)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($3.00)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($30.03)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $4,000 ($12.01)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $10,000 ($30.03)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($15.02)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $28,000 ($84.08)
    All Other: $5,000 ($15.02)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($3.00)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $4,000 ($12.01)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $22,000 ($66.07)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($6.01)
    Property Sale Other: $1,000 ($3.00)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $54,000 ($162.16)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $5,000 ($15.02)
    Highways: $2,000 ($6.01)
    General Support: $2,000 ($6.01)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $13,000 ($39.04)
    Public Utilities: $7,000 ($21.02)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $92,000 ($276.28)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $195,000 ($585.59)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $192,000 ($576.58)
    Water Utilities: $83,000 ($249.25)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $9,000 ($27.03)
    Other, NEC: $3,000 ($9.01)

7.39% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($24,579 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.39%
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 Mayes County, OK  1.12% ($20,882 average AGI)
from Ottawa County, OK  1.10% ($26,740)
from Tulsa County, OK  0.68% ($28,613)


7.15% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,335 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 Ottawa County, OK  1.06% ($24,104 average AGI)
to Mayes County, OK  0.90% ($29,073)
to Rogers County, OK  0.79% ($32,889)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bluejacket:

  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KVIS (910 AM; 1 kW; MIAMI, OK; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOCR (1310 AM; 5 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KITO (1470 AM; 1 kW; VINITA, OK; Owner: DLB BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bluejacket:

  • KGND (107.5 FM; KETCHUM, OK; Owner: NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA BROADCAST NETWORK)
  • KITO-FM (96.1 FM; VINITA, OK; Owner: DLB BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KQLL-FM (106.1 FM; OWASSO, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSYN (92.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIXQ (102.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRPS (89.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: PITTSBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KKOW-FM (96.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS, INC.)
  • KGVE (99.3 FM; GROVE, OK; Owner: CALEB CORPORATION)
  • KGLC (100.9 FM; MIAMI, OK; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KURM-FM (100.3 FM; SOUTHWEST CITY, MO; Owner: KERM, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bluejacket:

  • KOAM-TV (Channel 7; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: SAGA QUAD STATES COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KODE-TV (Channel 12; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOZJ (Channel 26; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KDOR (Channel 17; BARTLESVILLE, OK; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KJPX-LP (Channel 47; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • KSNF (Channel 16; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Bluejacket)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KT5RR, Previous Call Sign: KJ5TK, Licensee ID: L00249178
    Grant Date: 10/19/2007, Expiration Date: 01/06/2018
    Registrant: Kenneth B Sparks, Box 123, Bluejacket, OK 74333
  • Call Sign: KC0GPM, Licensee ID: L00159125
    Grant Date: 10/12/1999, Expiration Date: 10/12/2009, Cancellation Date: 10/13/2011, Certifier: Michael Blankenship
    Registrant: Michael Blankenship, 442174 E 190 Rd, Bluejacket, OK 74333

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
Most common first names in Bluejacket, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John983.6 years
Clarence769.7 years
Bertha680.2 years
James672.3 years
Charles673.6 years
Kenneth569.8 years
Arthur470.3 years
Emma475.0 years
George481.8 years
Joseph486.0 years
Most common last names in Bluejacket, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bluejacket980.6 years
Williams685.2 years
Barnett681.3 years
Ledgerwood682.7 years
Allen577.2 years
Miller576.4 years
Ayres583.6 years
Johnson473.0 years
Stafford473.8 years
Brown463.8 years
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