Breckenridge, Oklahoma

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Population in 2014: 256 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.1%
 
Males: 126  (49.5%)
Females: 130  (50.5%)
Median resident age:  48.7 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 73701.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $47,773 (it was $35,000 in 2000)
Breckenridge:

$47,773
OK:

$49,176

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $21,114 (it was $15,580 in 2000)

Breckenridge town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $79,560 (it was $52,500 in 2000)
Breckenridge:

$79,560
OK:

$132,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $131,332; Detached houses: $159,810; Mobile homes: $40,647

Median gross rent in 2016: $819.

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  • Races in Breckenridge, OK (2010)

    Breckenridge races chart
    • 23194.3%White alone
    • 72.9%American Indian alone
    • 41.6%Two or more races
    • 20.8%Hispanic
    • 10.4%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Breckenridge: 79.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (39.4%), American (19.2%), English (6.7%), Irish (4.8%), European (1.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 15.1 square miles.

Population density: 17 people per square mile   (very low).

Breckenridge,OK real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Breckenridge:

  • High school or higher: 84.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.9%
  • Unemployed: 8.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Breckenridge town:

  • Never married: 13.8%
  • Now married: 74.7%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 4.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,126 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $530 (0.8%)

Breckenridge satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Edmond, OK (56.7 miles , pop. 68,315).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (67.7 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (258.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: North Garfield, OK (1.9 miles ), Fairmont, OK (2.6 miles) , North Enid, OK (2.8 miles ), Garber, OK (2.8 miles ), Hunter, OK (3.0 miles) , Kremlin, OK (3.0 miles ), Enid, OK (3.0 miles ), Covington, OK (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 36.45 N, Longitude: 97.73 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 580

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

3.8%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +2 (+0.8%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (27%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Educational services (35%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Public administration (19%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (20%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (31%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (23%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Breckenridge, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Breckenridge-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 166% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/26/1991, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.9 miles away from the Breckenridge town center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/25/1955, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 31.1 miles away from the town center killed 20 people and injured 280 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Breckenridge-area historical earthquake activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 67% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 292.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 60.9 miles away from Breckenridge 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 143.5 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 165.0 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 116.0 miles away from Breckenridge 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 121.6 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 Garfield County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Winter Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Breckenridge topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Breckenridge:

  • NORTHERN OKLAHOMA RESOURCE CENTER OF ENID (Hospital, about 7 miles away; ENID, OK)
  • ENID SENIOR CARE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; ENID, OK)
  • UNIVERSITY NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; ENID, OK)
  • THE LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ENID, OK)
  • COUNTRYSIDE CARE CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; GARBER, OK)
  • PEKRUL MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ENID, OK)
  • GREENBRIER NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ENID, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Breckenridge:

  • Northern Oklahoma College (about 29 miles; Tonkawa, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,414)
  • Oklahoma State University-Main Campus (about 43 miles; Stillwater, OK; FT enrollment: 21,700)
  • Langston University (about 44 miles; Langston, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • University of Central Oklahoma (about 57 miles; Edmond, OK; FT enrollment: 13,790)
  • Cowley County Community College (about 57 miles; Arkansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 3,173)
  • Oklahoma Christian University (about 60 miles; Edmond, OK; FT enrollment: 2,173)
  • Southern Nazarene University (about 65 miles; Bethany, OK; FT enrollment: 2,064)

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

Cemetery: Immanuel Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs: Upper Red Rock Creek Site 32 Reservoir (A), Upper Red Rock Creek Site 31 Reservoir (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Garfield 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 2005 was 54.3. This is better than average.

City:

54.3
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2000 was 6.96. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.96
U.S.:

6.40

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 10.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.3
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 1.9%
(2.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  77.2%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  2.2%
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:

9.4
Oklahoma average:

11.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Breckenridge town (based on Garfield County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant20,28485
Mainline Protestant8,65127
Catholic3,7433
Other1,2214
Black Protestant7775
None25,904-
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: 9
Garfield County:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Garfield County:

2.09 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Garfield County:

4.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
Here:

6.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.2%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Garfield County:

31.7%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Breckenridge:

44.3%
Oklahoma:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.1%
State:

44.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.6
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

24.1%
Oklahoma:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

7.1%
Oklahoma:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Oklahoma:

6.8

Overweight people:
Breckenridge:

24.3%
Oklahoma:

33.8%

General health condition:
Breckenridge:

56.8%
Oklahoma:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Breckenridge:

85.4%
Oklahoma:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Breckenridge, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 3$1,365
Totals for Government 0$0 3$1,365

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $147,000 ($574.22)
  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $21,000 ($82.03)
    Water Utilities: $15,000 ($58.59)
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000 ($35.16)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($27.34)
    Fire Protection: $6,000 ($23.44)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($3.91)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($3.91)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Financial Administration: $10,000 ($39.06)
    Water Utilities: $2,000 ($7.81)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($3.91)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $10,000 ($39.06)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($3.91)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $1,000 ($3.91)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $31,000 ($121.09)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $5,000 ($19.53)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($3.91)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $39,000 ($152.34)
  • State Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $221,000 ($863.28)
    All Other: $23,000 ($89.84)
    Housing & Community Development: $21,000 ($82.03)
    Highways: $2,000 ($7.81)
    General Support: $1,000 ($3.91)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $4,000 ($15.63)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $25,000 ($97.66)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $22,000 ($85.94)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $3,000 ($11.72)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $30,000 ($117.19)

6.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,528 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.90%
Oklahoma average:

7.34%

0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($788 average AGI)
Garfield County:

0.10%
Oklahoma average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Oklahoma County, OK  0.40% ($28,425 average AGI)
from El Paso County, CO  0.38% ($29,554)
from Major County, OK  0.23% ($34,420)


7.84% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,396 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.84%
Oklahoma average:

7.24%

0.19% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,011 average AGI)
Garfield County:

0.19%
Oklahoma average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Oklahoma County, OK  0.75% ($40,329 average AGI)
to Tulsa County, OK  0.27% ($48,119)
to Payne County, OK  0.24% ($40,296)

Strongest AM radio stations in Breckenridge:

  • KCRC (1390 AM; 10 kW; ENID, OK; Owner: CHISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KGWA (960 AM; 1 kW; ENID, OK; Owner: WILLIAMS CAPITOL CORPORATION)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKY (930 AM; 5 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWLS (640 AM; 5 kW; MOORE, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTOK (1000 AM; 5 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Breckenridge:

  • KQBL (96.9 FM; ENID, OK; Owner: CHAMPLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOFM (103.1 FM; ENID, OK; Owner: WILLIAMS CAPITOL CORPORATION)
  • KBVV (91.1 FM; ENID, OK; Owner: ENID EDUCATIONAL B/CTING FOUNDATION)
  • KXLS (95.7 FM; LAHOMA, OK; Owner: CHISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KNID (99.7 FM; ALVA, OK; Owner: CHRISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOSU-FM (91.7 FM; STILLWATER, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KSPI-FM (93.7 FM; STILLWATER, OK; Owner: STILLWATER BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • K202BY (88.3 FM; ENID, OK; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • K296EH (107.1 FM; PERRY, OK; Owner: THE LOVE STATION, INC.)
  • K208BV (89.5 FM; ENID, ETC., OK; Owner: CREATIVE EDUCATIONAL MEDIA CORP. INC)
  • K212EL (90.3 FM; ENID, OK; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KOSB (105.1 FM; PERRY, OK; Owner: TEAM RADIO, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Breckenridge:

  • KWTV (Channel 9; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: GRIFFIN ENTITIES, L.L.C.)
  • KXOK-LP (Channel 32; ENID, OK; Owner: MEDIA MANICS INCORPORATED)
  • K45EJ (Channel 45; ENID, OK; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY COMPANY)
  • K21DF (Channel 21; STILLWATER, OK; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY CO.)

Breckenridge fatal accident list:

May 5, 1999 07:00 PM, No Name, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 26, 1987 02:15 PM, No Name, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 26, 1981 04:40 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 88Number of bridges
  • 175m574ftTotal length
  • $33,717,000Total costs
  • 113,183Total average daily traffic
  • 13,468Total average daily truck traffic
  • 173,160Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 51920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 631980-1989
  • 51990-1999
  • 82000-2009
  • 42010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Breckenridge, OK

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • ACP444, Lat: 36.435806 Lon: -97.729833, Type: Pole, Structure height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQLG431
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 01/13/2010, Expiration Date: 01/31/2019, Certifier: John P GrunstedRegistrant: Og&e, Oklahoma City, OK 73101, Phone: (405) 553-2417, Email:

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (50%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (37%)
  • Utility gas (7%)
  • Other fuel (5%)

Breckenridge 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting 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 above state average.
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