Brush Creek, Oklahoma

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Population in 2010: 35. Population change since 2000: -14.6%
Males: 24  (70.6%)
Females: 11  (29.4%)
Median resident age:  52.3 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.4 years

Zip code: 74346

Estimated median household income in 2016: $28,989 (it was $20,625 in 2000)
Brush Creek:

$28,989
OK:

$49,176

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $14,998 (it was $10,288 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $201,612 (it was $112,500 in 2000)
Brush Creek:

$201,612
OK:

$132,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $188,704; Detached houses: $229,574; Townhouses or other attached units: $251,583; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $102,744; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $306,745; Mobile homes: $68,210; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $10,858
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  • Races in Brush Creek, OK (2010)

    Brush Creek races chart
    • 1748.6%White alone
    • 1748.6%American Indian alone
    • 12.9%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Brush Creek: 89.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (25.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.82 square miles.

Population density: 43 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Brush Creek:

  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 7.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Brush Creek CDP:

  • Never married: 30.4%
  • Now married: 0.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 69.6%

2 residents are foreign born (4.9% Latin America).

This place:

4.9%
Oklahoma:

3.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Brush Creek CDP:  0.0% ($0)
Oklahoma:  0.8% ($523)

Brush Creek satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, AR (42.3 miles , pop. 58,047).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (67.1 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (275.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Jay, OK (0.8 miles ), Deer Lick, OK (1.9 miles) , Sycamore, OK (2.1 miles) , New Eucha, OK (2.2 miles ), White Water, OK (2.6 miles) , Drowning Creek, OK (2.7 miles) , Tagg Flats, OK (2.8 miles) , Zena, OK (2.8 miles) .

Latitude: 36.42 N, Longitude: 94.79 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 918

Brush Creek household income distribution Brush Creek home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Average climate in Brush Creek, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Brush Creek-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 133% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.2 miles away from the Brush Creek place center injured 59 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/8/1974, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.4 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brush Creek-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below 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 168.0 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 168.6 miles away from Brush Creek 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 153.0 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 255.3 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 276.2 miles away from Brush Creek 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 295.5 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 Delaware County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 11, Winter Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 8, Winds: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Brush Creek:

  • HEALING HANDS HOME HEALTH, INC (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; JAY, OK)
  • MONROE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; JAY, OK)
  • GOOD SHEPHERD HOSPICE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; GROVE, OK)
  • GROVE GENERAL HOSPITAL SNF (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; GROVE, OK)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; GROVE, OK)
  • BETTY ANN NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; GROVE, OK)
  • GROVE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; GROVE, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brush Creek:

  • John Brown University (about 21 miles; Siloam Springs, AR; Full-time enrollment: 2,097)
  • Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (about 32 miles; Miami, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 35 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • Crowder College (about 36 miles; Neosho, MO; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • Northeastern State University (about 36 miles; Tahlequah, OK; FT enrollment: 6,895)
  • University of Arkansas (about 43 miles; Fayetteville, AR; FT enrollment: 22,163)
  • Rogers State University (about 48 miles; Claremore, OK; FT enrollment: 3,482)

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Church in Brush Creek: Brush Creek Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Delaware County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 100.0%
(100.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.9 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  66.7%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.3%
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:

1.9
Oklahoma average:

11.1

Brush Creek travel time to work - commute Brush Creek mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Brush Creek CDP (based on Delaware County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,39977
Mainline Protestant2,0316
Other6604
Catholic1901
None25,207-
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: 5
Delaware County:

1.24 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Delaware County:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Delaware County:

4.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 25
Here:

6.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.1%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Delaware County:

30.0%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Brush Creek:

57.2%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

49.3%
Oklahoma:

44.2%

Average BMI:
Brush Creek:

25.7
Oklahoma:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Brush Creek:

18.2%
State:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

4.5%
Oklahoma:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.5
Oklahoma:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.9%
Oklahoma:

33.8%

General health condition:
Brush Creek:

55.1%
Oklahoma:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

88.7%
State:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Brush Creek, OK Residents

7.57% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,089 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.57%
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 Benton County, AR  0.88% ($38,813 average AGI)
from Ottawa County, OK  0.80% ($27,351)
from Tulsa County, OK  0.66% ($49,438)


7.19% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,033 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.19%
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 Benton County, AR  0.85% ($30,971 average AGI)
to Ottawa County, OK  0.66% ($24,658)
to Tulsa County, OK  0.61% ($33,466)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brush Creek:

  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KUOA (1290 AM; 5 kW; SILOAM SPRINGS, AR; Owner: KUOA, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KURM (790 AM; 5 kW; ROGERS, AR; Owner: KERM, INC)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KREB (1190 AM; daytime; 3 kW; BENTONVILLE/BELLA VI, AR; Owner: BUTLER BROADCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brush Creek:

  • KURM-FM (100.3 FM; SOUTHWEST CITY, MO; Owner: KERM, INC.)
  • KGND (107.5 FM; KETCHUM, OK; Owner: NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA BROADCAST NETWORK)
  • KITO-FM (96.1 FM; VINITA, OK; Owner: DLB BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KBVA (106.5 FM; BELLA VISTA, AR; Owner: GAYLA JOY HENDREN)
  • KLRC (101.1 FM; SILOAM SPRINGS, AR; Owner: JOHN BROWN UNIVERSITY)
  • KNYD (90.5 FM; BROKEN ARROW, OK; Owner: CREATIVE EDUCATIONAL MEDIA CORP. INC)
  • KQLL-FM (106.1 FM; OWASSO, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KGVE (99.3 FM; GROVE, OK; Owner: CALEB CORPORATION)
  • KEMX (94.5 FM; LOCUST GROVE, OK; Owner: KXOJ, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Brush Creek:

  • KTUL (Channel 8; TULSA, OK; Owner: KTUL, LLC)
  • KOTV (Channel 6; TULSA, OK; Owner: GRIFFIN LICENSING, L.L.C.)
  • K09VM (Channel 9; ANDERSON, ETC., MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • KELF-LP (Channel 43; GROVE, OK; Owner: TONY RUSSELL BICKEL)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (71%)
  • Utility gas (24%)

Brush Creek compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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