For population 25 years and over in Bokoshe:
For population 15 years and over in Bokoshe town:
1 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $331 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Smith, AR (25.4 miles , pop. 80,268).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (91.7 miles , pop. 393,049).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (201.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Panama, OK (2.6 miles ), Cowlington, OK (2.9 miles) , Shady Point, OK (2.9 miles ), Keota, OK (3.0 miles ), Spiro, OK (3.2 miles ), McCurtain, OK (3.2 miles ), Brent, OK (3.5 miles ), Poteau, OK (3.6 miles ).
Latitude: 35.19 N, Longitude: 94.79 W
Area code: 918
Crime in Bokoshe (2001):
Crime in Bokoshe (2002):
Population change in the 1990s: +46 (+11.4%).
Work and jobs in Bokoshe: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Bokoshe, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Bokoshe-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 182% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/26/1976, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 5.2 miles away from the Bokoshe town center killed 2 people and injured 64 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 1/22/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.9 miles away from the town center killed 10 people and injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Bokoshe-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Oklahoma state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 10/20/2002 at 02:18:13, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 96.8 miles away from the city center
On 5/27/2007 at 21:03:22, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.1 miles away from Bokoshe center
On 4/22/2005 at 05:17:04, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 73.4 miles away from the city center
On 3/15/2006 at 08:30:25, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 85.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Le Flore County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Winter Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: William R. Shockley - Army Medal of Honor recipient.
Hospitals/medical centers near Bokoshe:
See full list of schools located in Bokoshe, School District: BOKOSHE
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bokoshe:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.9 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Bokoshe and their reported violations in the past:BOKOSHE PWA (Population served: 450, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 26.5%
(20.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 22.0% for American Indian residents, 67.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Bokoshe compared to Oklahoma state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Bokoshe (based on Le Flore County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.59%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 35
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Bokoshe government finances in 2002:
6.97% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,408 average adjusted gross income)
0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($317 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.38% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,876 average adjusted gross income)
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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Bokoshe:
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TV broadcast stations around Bokoshe:
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4