Brent, Oklahoma

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Population in 2010: 716. Population change since 2000: +42.1%
Males: 321  (44.9%)
Females: 395  (55.1%)
Median resident age:  38.8 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 74936.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $43,400 (it was $24,141 in 2000)
Brent:

$43,400
OK:

$49,176

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $19,591 (it was $11,968 in 2000)

Brent CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $87,516 (it was $61,200 in 2000)
Brent:

$87,516
OK:

$132,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $123,382; Detached houses: $143,055; Mobile homes: $46,769

Median gross rent in 2016: $642.

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  • Races in Brent, OK (2010)

    Brent races chart
    • 54576.1%White alone
    • 11015.4%American Indian alone
    • 375.2%Two or more races
    • 162.2%Asian alone
    • 71.0%Hispanic
    • 10.1%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Brent: 79.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (23.9%), German (10.5%), African (2.7%), Scotch-Irish (1.8%), English (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 11.1 square miles.

Population density: 64 people per square mile   (very low).

Brent,OK real estate house value index trend

Brent, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Brent:

  • High school or higher: 91.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Brent CDP:

  • Never married: 23.6%
  • Now married: 53.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.8%
  • Divorced: 14.1%

9 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.0%
Oklahoma:

5.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $642 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $306 (0.4%)

Brent satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Smith, AR (21.9 miles , pop. 80,268).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (83.5 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (211.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Cowlington, OK (2.0 miles) , Gans, OK (2.3 miles ), Sallisaw, OK (2.5 miles ), Badger Lee, OK (2.8 miles) , McKey, OK (3.0 miles) , Keota, OK (3.3 miles ), Muldrow, OK (3.3 miles ), Tamaha, OK (3.4 miles) .

Latitude: 35.37 N, Longitude: 94.79 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 918

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

5.9%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (24%)
  • Retail trade (24%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (25%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Brent, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Brent-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 100% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/26/1976, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 12.5 miles away from the Brent place center killed 2 people and injured 64 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/5/1960, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.1 miles away from the place center killed 16 people and injured 106 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brent-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 146.2 miles away from the city 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 105.4 miles away from Brent center
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) earthquake occurred 146.8 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 251.8 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 289.9 miles away from Brent 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 164.2 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 Sequoyah County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 12, Winter Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 7, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brent topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Brent:

  • LOCAL HOSPICE, INC (Hospital, about 7 miles away; SALLISAW, OK)
  • PETERS AGENCY HOME HEALTH SERVICES, L L C (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; SALLISAW, OK)
  • SEQUOYAH MEMORIAL HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; SALLISAW, OK)
  • SEQUOYAH MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; SALLISAW, OK)
  • PROFESSIONAL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; SALLISAW, OK)
  • SEQUOYAH MANOR, LLC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; SALLISAW, OK)
  • SOUTHWEST HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; SALLISAW, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brent:

  • University of Arkansas-Fort Smith (about 24 miles; Fort Smith, AR; Full-time enrollment: 6,103)
  • Carl Albert State College (about 25 miles; Poteau, OK; FT enrollment: 2,041)
  • Northeastern State University (about 40 miles; Tahlequah, OK; FT enrollment: 6,895)
  • John Brown University (about 59 miles; Siloam Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,097)
  • University of Arkansas (about 59 miles; Fayetteville, AR; FT enrollment: 22,163)
  • Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology (about 68 miles; Okmulgee, OK; FT enrollment: 3,243)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 77 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)

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

Churches in Brent include: Brent Church (A), Crossroads Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Creeks: Negro Creek (A), Little Skin Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Sequoyah County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 71.5. This is about average.

City:

71.5
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 6.35. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.35
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 19.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.67. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.67
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 11.9%
(9.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 6.1% for American Indian residents, 31.1% for other race residents, 22.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  78.4%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.4%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.0
Oklahoma average:

11.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Brent CDP (based on Sequoyah County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant12,74675
Mainline Protestant1,7916
Other4923
Catholic2202
Black Protestant1871
None26,955-
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
Sequoyah County:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.73 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Sequoyah County:

5.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
Here:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.9%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Sequoyah County:

31.6%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.9%
Oklahoma:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

48.6%
Oklahoma:

44.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Brent:

19.9%
Oklahoma:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

7.8%
Oklahoma:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Brent:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Brent:

36.3%
Oklahoma:

33.8%

General health condition:
Brent:

57.4%
Oklahoma:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Brent:

80.2%
Oklahoma:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Brent, OK Residents

5.93% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,784 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.93%
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 Sebastian County, AR  1.26% ($29,404 average AGI)
from Crawford County, AR  0.41% ($33,692)
from Le Flore County, OK  0.33% ($24,690)


6.32% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,310 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.32%
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 Sebastian County, AR  1.19% ($25,758 average AGI)
to Le Flore County, OK  0.43% ($25,836)
to Tulsa County, OK  0.36% ($29,739)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brent:

  • KYHN (1320 AM; 10 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWHN (1650 AM; 10 kW; FT. SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KKUZ (1560 AM; daytime; 0 kW; SALLISAW, OK; Owner: TEDDY BEAR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFSA (950 AM; 1 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: FRED H. BAKER, SR.)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brent:

  • KKBD (95.9 FM; SALLISAW, OK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZBB (97.9 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMAG (99.1 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTCS-FM (99.9 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: BIG CHIEF BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K204EW (88.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K219CN (91.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KARG (91.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KISR (93.7 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: STEREO 93, INC.)
  • KOMS (107.3 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KREU (92.3 FM; ROLAND, OK; Owner: STAR 92 CO.)
  • KTKL (88.5 FM; STIGLER, OK; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KMMY (97.1 FM; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: KMMY, Inc.)
  • K207CW (89.3 FM; PARIS, AR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KLSZ-FM (102.7 FM; VAN BUREN, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KAOW (88.9 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KPRV-FM (92.5 FM; HEAVENER, OK; Owner: LEROY BILLY)
  • KBBQ-FM (100.7 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • K209CA (89.7 FM; VAN BUREN, AR; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • K254AM (98.7 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Brent:

  • KFSM-TV (Channel 5; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • KOET (Channel 3; EUFAULA, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • K48FL (Channel 48; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: TV 34, INC.)
  • K18EU (Channel 18; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: TV 34, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 10m33ftTotal length
  • $1,499,000Total costs
  • 6,400Total average daily traffic
  • 1,538Total average daily truck traffic
  • 10,240Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • LR03SW153, 18314 Us Hwy 59 (Lat: 35.380111 Lon: -94.803361), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQSH261
    Assigned Frequencies: 10895.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHzGrant Date: 09/19/2013, Expiration Date: 09/19/2023, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$108,5803$73,0003$128,3731$16,0601$35,1301$48,350
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$77,1303$91,6801$11,7100$01$69,090
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$152,4101$6,6900$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0304.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 1999
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$137,360
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0304.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (57%)
  • Wood (17%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13%)
  • Utility gas (9%)
  • No fuel used (2%)

Brent 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Brent on our top lists:

  • #77 on the list of "Top 100 cities with newest houses"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the worst general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
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