Broken Bow, Oklahoma

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Population in 2013: 4,142 (94% urban, 6% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.1%
 
Males: 1,965  (47.5%)
Females: 2,177  (52.5%)
Median resident age:  36.4 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.2 years

Zip codes: 74728.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $28,044 (it was $18,068 in 2000)
Broken Bow:

$28,044
OK:

$45,690

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,472 (it was $10,028 in 2000)

Broken Bow city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $79,836 (it was $48,300 in 2000)
Broken Bow:

$79,836
OK:

$116,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $101,290; Detached houses: $112,005; Townhouses or other attached units: $66,338; Mobile homes: $36,159; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $1,952

Median gross rent in 2013: $551.

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  • Races in Broken Bow, OK (2010)

    Broken Bow races chart
    • 2,45959.7%White alone
    • 72417.6%American Indian alone
    • 3408.3%Black alone
    • 3187.7%Hispanic
    • 2526.1%Two or more races
    • 240.6%Asian alone
    • 20.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.02%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Broken Bow: 81.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (8.4%), German (6.2%), Dutch (5.7%), United States (4.4%), English (3.9%), French (1.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 460 feet

Land area: 5.02 square miles.

Population density: 824 people per square mile   (low).

Broken Bow,OK real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Broken Bow:

  • High school or higher: 85.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.2%
  • Unemployed: 11.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Broken Bow city:

  • Never married: 22.0%
  • Now married: 53.7%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 16.4%

100 residents are foreign born (1.2% Latin America, 0.9% Oceania).

This city:

2.4%
Oklahoma:

5.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $450 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $299 (0.4%)

Broken Bow satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Smith, AR (94.6 miles , pop. 80,268).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (121.6 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (145.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Eagletown, OK (3.1 miles ), Idabel, OK (3.3 miles ), Garvin, OK (3.6 miles) , Haworth, OK (3.7 miles ), Wright City, OK (3.9 miles ), Millerton, OK (4.0 miles ), Southeast McCurtain, OK (4.2 miles ), Valliant, OK (4.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 27 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $72,900
  • 1999: 9 buildings, average cost: $43,300
  • 2000: 9 buildings, average cost: $43,300
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $72,700
  • 2003: 20 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 2004: 16 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2005: 36 buildings, average cost: $35,200
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $101,300
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $106,300
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $40,000
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2012: 5 buildings, average cost: $73,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.03 N, Longitude: 94.74 W

Area code: 580

Broken Bow household income distribution Broken Bow home values distribution

Crime rates in Broken Bow by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 2030001100000
per 100,000 47.10.071.70.00.00.023.724.20.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 2305103564123
per 100,000 47.170.00.0120.623.80.071.1120.9145.196.724.048.272.2
Robberies 0213231332321
per 100,000 0.046.723.972.447.771.323.772.572.548.472.048.224.1
Assaults 22192311331620253224227128
per 100,000 518.6443.6549.8265.3786.8380.3474.3604.3773.7580.4528.31,711.7673.9
Burglaries 72596482103741058211959484069
per 100,000 1,697.31,377.51,530.01,977.82,455.91,759.02,489.91,982.12,877.21,426.81,152.7964.31,660.6
Thefts 159216214270259204118116167119135104130
per 100,000 3,748.25,043.25,115.96,512.36,175.54,849.12,798.22,804.04,037.72,877.93,242.12,507.23,128.8
Auto thefts 141524192922302520211096
per 100,000 330.0350.2573.8458.3691.5522.9711.4604.3483.6507.9240.2217.0144.4
Arson 5431840734402
per 100,000 117.993.471.724.1190.795.10.0169.272.596.796.10.048.1
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 552.6504.8643.5631.7692.2475.0571.9610.9722.5482.6391.5604.3471.2

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

Crime rate in Broken Bow detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 18 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.13
Oklahoma average:

2.04

Broken Bow tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.0%
Oklahoma:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -142 (-3.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Utilities (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Broken Bow, Oklahoma

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Tornado activity:

Broken Bow-area historical tornado activity is below Oklahoma state average. It is 66% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1982, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 9.8 miles away from the Broken Bow city center injured 29 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/2/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.1 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 23 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Broken Bow-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 77% 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 106.3 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 164.2 miles away from Broken Bow 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 166.0 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 273.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 354.3 miles away from Broken Bow 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 171.0 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 McCurtain County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Broken Bow topographic map

Birthplace of: Gail Davies - Country singer, Harry Brecheen - Baseball player and coach, Frank Parker (American football) - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Broken Bow:

  • HEARTLAND HOSPICE SERVICES (605 SOUTH PARK DRIVE, SUITE 12)
  • ASSURANCE HEALTH CARE SERVICES, L L C (1401 SOUTH PARK DRIVE)
  • BROKEN BOW NURSING HOME (700 WEST JONES)
  • MCCURTAIN MANOR NURSING HOME (1201 DIERKS STREET)

Airports located in Broken Bow:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Broken Bow:

  • Paris Junior College (about 53 miles; Paris, TX; Full-time enrollment: 3,875)
  • Texarkana College (about 56 miles; Texarkana, TX; FT enrollment: 2,629)
  • Northeast Texas Community College (about 65 miles; Mount Pleasant, TX; FT enrollment: 2,320)
  • Carl Albert State College (about 71 miles; Poteau, OK; FT enrollment: 2,041)
  • Texas A & M University-Commerce (about 87 miles; Commerce, TX; FT enrollment: 8,890)
  • Southeastern Oklahoma State University (about 94 miles; Durant, OK; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • University of Arkansas-Fort Smith (about 97 miles; Fort Smith, AR; FT enrollment: 6,103)

Public high school in Broken Bow:

Public elementary/middle schools in Broken Bow:

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Notable locations in Broken Bow: Broken Bow Fire Department Station 1 (A), McCurtain County Emergency Medical Services Broken Bow Substation (B), Broken Bow Fire Department Station 2 (C), McCurtain County Fire Training Center (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: South Park Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Broken Bow include: United Pentecostal Church (A), Presbyterian Church (B), Lighthouse Christian Center (C), Good News Fellowship (D), First Christian Church (E), First Baptist Church (F), Church of Christ (G), Hi-Way Assembly Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Broken Bow Cemetery (1), Crown Hill Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Oknoname 089006 Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Forest Heritage Center (Museums; Beavers Bend State P), Beavers Bend Wildlife Museum & Taxidermy Studio (RR 4 Box 25), OKLA Forestry Associates (Museums; Beavers Bend State P).

Hotels: The Charles Wesley Motor Lodge & Restaurant (302 North Park Drive), End of Trail Motel (11 North Park Drive), Lake Pine Retreat Campground (RR 4 Box 36), Microtel Inn (1701 South Park Drive), Broken Bow Inn (Highway 70 & 259 South), Charles Wesley Motor Lodge (302 North Park Drive), A OK Motel (300 South Park Drive), Robbie's Tackle (RR 4 Box 36).

McCurtain 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 Broken Bow and their reported violations in the past:

BROKEN BOW PWA (Address: 210 N. Broadway , Population served: 4,320, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (APR-23-2009), St Public Notif requested (APR-23-2009), St Public Notif received (MAY-27-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-11-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (JAN-26-2009), St Public Notif requested (JAN-26-2009), St Public Notif received (MAR-03-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-11-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (NOV-05-2008), St Public Notif requested (NOV-05-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-12-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-11-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (NOV-05-2008), St Public Notif requested (NOV-05-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-12-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-11-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (OCT-06-2008), St Public Notif requested (OCT-06-2008), St Public Notif received (NOV-07-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-11-2009)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (OCT-06-2008), St Public Notif requested (OCT-06-2008), St Public Notif received (NOV-07-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-11-2009)
  • 11 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between MAR-2013 and MAY-2013, Contaminant: TTHM
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between MAR-2013 and MAY-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (OCT-06-2008), St Public Notif requested (OCT-06-2008), St AO (w/penalty) issued (NOV-05-2008), St Public Notif received (NOV-07-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-11-2009)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (OCT-06-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-11-2009)
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (NOV-05-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-11-2009)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 7 other older monitoring violations

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

  • LAKE PINE RETREAT (Address: 7750 N. US Hwy 259 , Population served: 50, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 34.0%
(24.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 47.7% for Black residents, 59.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 40.7% for American Indian residents, 64.9% for other race residents, 66.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.8%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.5%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
99 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
145 people in nursing homes in 2000

Broken Bow, Oklahoma environmental map by EPA

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Broken Bow compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • 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 above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Broken Bow (2011 data):

  • McCurtain County National Bank: Mccurtain County National Bank at 20 North Park Drive, branch established on 1982/04/23. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $173.6 mil, Deposits: $157.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Mccurtain County Bancshares, Inc.
  • 1st Bank & Trust: at 710 South Park Drive, branch established on 1946/05/06. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $109.8 mil, Deposits: $97.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Southeastern Bancshares, Inc.
  • First National Bank: Broken Bow Branch at 409 South Park Drive, branch established on 1977/12/15. Info updated 2012/01/13: Bank assets: $718.1 mil, Deposits: $547.7 mil, headquarters in Hot Springs, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 31 total offices, Holding Company: First National Security Company

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Broken Bow, Oklahoma:

  • Broken Bow Inn, 1912 S Park Dr, Broken Bow, OK 74728 , Phone: (580) 584-9103
  • Microtel Inn, 1701 S Park Dr, Broken Bow, OK 74728 , Phone: (580) 584-7708, Fax: (580) 584-7709
  • Best Western Broken Bow Hotel & Suites, 1699 S Park Dr, Broken Bow, OK 74728 , Phone: (580) 584-7400, Fax: (580) 584-7406
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Broken Bow, Oklahoma

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Oklahoma average:

11.2

Broken Bow travel time to work - commute Broken Bow mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (69%)
  • Utility gas (27%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Broken Bow city (based on McCurtain County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant14,35294
Mainline Protestant2,42231
Black Protestant5894
Other3815
Catholic2151
None15,192-
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: 11
McCurtain County:

3.29 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

7.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

3.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.5%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
McCurtain County:

31.0%
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 3$6,589$26,3560$0
Other Government Administration 2$8,759$52,5540$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,194$26,3282$1,727
Police Protection - Officers 13$38,986$35,9870$0
Police - Other 4$8,573$25,7190$0
Firefighters 7$17,420$29,86313$2,210
Streets and Highways 10$20,043$24,0520$0
Welfare 2$3,735$22,4103$2,690
Health 1$2,400$28,8000$0
Solid Waste Management 6$14,061$28,1220$0
Sewerage 4$9,237$27,7110$0
Parks and Recreation 3$6,263$25,0520$0
Water Supply 10$26,400$31,6800$0
Local Libraries 1$1,541$18,4920$0
Other and Unallocable 1$2,491$29,8920$0
Totals for Government 68$168,692$29,76918$6,627

Broken Bow government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $1,228,000 ($296.48)
    Solid Waste Management: $638,000 ($154.03)
    Police Protection: $580,000 ($140.03)
    Water Utilities: $565,000 ($136.41)
    Regular Highways: $463,000 ($111.78)
    Fire Protection: $322,000 ($77.74)
    Financial Administration: $274,000 ($66.15)
    Sewerage: $207,000 ($49.98)
    Parks & Recreation: $134,000 ($32.35)
    General - Other: $103,000 ($24.87)
    Central Staff Services: $97,000 ($23.42)
    Air Transportation: $18,000 ($4.35)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $15,000 ($3.62)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $125,000 ($30.18)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $189,000 ($45.63)
    Parks & Recreation: $157,000 ($37.90)
    Regular Highways: $41,000 ($9.90)
    Solid Waste Management: $32,000 ($7.73)
    Police Protection: $8,000 ($1.93)
    Air Transportation: $3,000 ($0.72)
    Central Staff: $1,000 ($0.24)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,221,000 ($294.79)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $421,000 ($101.64)

Broken Bow government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $302,000 ($72.91)
    Solid Waste Management: $247,000 ($59.63)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $22,000 ($5.31)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $285,000 ($68.81)
    Interest Earnings: $94,000 ($22.69)
    Rents: $1,000 ($0.24)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $1,314,000 ($317.24)
    Water Utilities: $1,243,000 ($300.10)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $386,000 ($93.19)
    All Other: $142,000 ($34.28)
    Highways: $34,000 ($8.21)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $1,643,000 ($396.67)
    Public Utilities: $92,000 ($22.21)
    NEC: $4,000 ($0.97)

Broken Bow government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $7,930,000 ($1914.53)
    Industrial Revenue: $660,000 ($159.34)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,319,000 ($318.45)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $550,000 ($132.79)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $7,800,000 ($1883.15)
    Other, NEC: $1,658,000 ($400.29)
    Industrial Revenue: $621,000 ($149.93)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $39,000 ($9.42)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $211,000 ($50.94)
    Water Utilities: $130,000 ($31.39)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,622,000 ($391.60)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $621,000 ($149.93)

5.14% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($24,853 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.14%
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 Choctaw County, OK  0.34% ($26,455 average AGI)
from Washington County, AR  0.28% ($14,963)
from Oklahoma County, OK  0.23% ($16,913)


5.25% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,760 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.25%
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 Bryan County, OK  0.35% ($21,176 average AGI)
to Oklahoma County, OK  0.28% ($21,679)
to Choctaw County, OK  0.26% ($27,615)

Strongest AM radio stations in Broken Bow:

  • KBEL (1240 AM; 1 kW; IDABEL, OK; Owner: HAROLD E. COCHRAN)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPYN (900 AM; 10 kW; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KWXI (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; GLENWOOD, AR; Owner: PGR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Broken Bow:

  • KKBI (106.1 FM; BROKEN BOW, OK; Owner: J.D.C. RADIO, INC.)
  • KQIB (102.9 FM; IDABEL, OK; Owner: JDC RADIO, INC.)
  • KBEL-FM (96.7 FM; IDABEL, OK; Owner: HAROLD E. COCHRAN)
  • KXRT (90.9 FM; IDABEL, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KPLT-FM (107.7 FM; PARIS, TX; Owner: EAST TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDQN-FM (92.1 FM; DE QUEEN, AR; Owner: JAY W. BUNYARD & ANNE W. BUNYARD)

TV broadcast stations around Broken Bow:

  • K28DJ (Channel 28; BROKEN BOW, OK; Owner: TRUSTEES OF J.B.CALLAHAM R.T.)
  • K63BA (Channel 63; IDABEL, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
Broken Bow fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Broken Bow fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • $1,927,000Total costs
  • 6,175Total average daily traffic
  • 983Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,856Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 139
  • Hazardous Condition: 9
  • Service Call: 5
  • Good Intent Call: 5

Incident types - Broken Bow

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Broken Bow, OK
Most common first names in Broken Bow, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William8873.3 years
John8576.3 years
James8074.5 years
Mary6977.0 years
Robert5171.9 years
George3574.9 years
Thomas3070.5 years
Ruby2978.3 years
Willie2879.4 years
Pearl2484.5 years
Most common last names in Broken Bow, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson5778.3 years
Davis3470.9 years
Smith3274.3 years
Jones3272.5 years
Burris2777.7 years
Lewis2573.4 years
Thomas2476.0 years
Wilson2470.7 years
Moore2373.0 years
Anderson2376.0 years
Businesses in Broken Bow, OK
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1Microtel1
Ashley Furniture1Nike1
Best Western1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx1Sears1
H&R Block1Subway1
KFC1U-Haul1
La-Z-Boy2U.S. Cellular1
Lane Furniture1UPS1
MasterBrand Cabinets2Walmart1
McDonald's1
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