Calvin, Oklahoma

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Population in 2013: 282 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.1%
 
Males: 144  (51.2%)
Females: 138  (48.8%)
Median resident age:  33.8 years
Oklahoma median age:  37.0 years

Zip codes: 74531.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $30,847 (it was $20,357 in 2000)
Calvin:

$30,847
OK:

$44,312
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $12,315 (it was $10,651 in 2000)

Calvin town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $41,264 (it was $18,800 in 2000)
Calvin:

$41,264
OK:

$114,300
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $50,819; Detached houses: $60,739; Mobile homes: $19,643

Median gross rent in 2012: $561.

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  • White alone - 227 (77.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 25 (8.5%)
  • Hispanic - 23 (7.8%)
  • Two or more races - 17 (5.8%)
  • Asian alone - 2 (0.7%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Calvin: 78.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (22.1%), German (16.9%), Irish (11.6%), West Indian (7.0%), English (5.2%), Scotch-Irish (3.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 780 feet

Land area: 0.48 square miles.

Population density: 585 people per square mile   (low).

Calvin,OK real estate house value index trend

Calvin, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Calvin:

  • High school or higher: 76.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Calvin town:

  • Never married: 24.8%
  • Now married: 54.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 14.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $225 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $221 (0.6%)

Calvin satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Norman, OK (68.4 miles , pop. 95,694).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (80.9 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (153.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: South Hughes, OK (2.1 miles ), Atwood, OK (2.2 miles) , Horntown, OK (2.8 miles) , Gerty, OK (3.1 miles) , Stuart, OK (3.1 miles ), Allen, OK (3.3 miles ), Spaulding, OK (3.4 miles) , Lamar, OK (3.4 miles) .

Latitude: 34.97 N, Longitude: 96.25 W

Area code: 405

Calvin household income distribution Calvin home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.2%
Oklahoma:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +29 (+11.6%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (38%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Utilities (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Other services, except public administration (21%)
  • Wholesale trade (17%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (17%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Carpenters (19%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (10%)
  • Religious workers (8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Carpenters (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7%)

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

Average climate in Calvin, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Calvin-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 172% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/1950, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.5 miles away from the Calvin town center killed 5 people and injured 32 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 9/14/1957, a category F4 tornado 22.4 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Calvin-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 75% 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 23.7 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 291.5 miles away from Calvin 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 77.6 miles away from the city 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 123.6 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 229.2 miles away from Calvin 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 230.1 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 Hughes County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Calvin topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Calvin:

  • BOYCE MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; HOLDENVILLE, OK)
  • WOODLAND HILLS NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; ALLEN, OK)
  • GOOD JOURNEY HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE, L L C (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; ALLEN, OK)
  • HOLDENVILLE HOME HEALTH, LLC (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; HOLDENVILLE, OK)
  • OAK PLACE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; WETUMKA, OK)
  • HOLDENVILLE NURSING HOME INC (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; HOLDENVILLE, OK)

Airports located in Calvin:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Calvin:

  • East Central University (about 28 miles; Ada, OK; Full-time enrollment: 4,030)
  • Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology (about 49 miles; Okmulgee, OK; FT enrollment: 3,243)
  • Southeastern Oklahoma State University (about 68 miles; Durant, OK; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus (about 70 miles; Norman, OK; FT enrollment: 22,496)
  • Rose State College (about 74 miles; Midwest City, OK; FT enrollment: 4,896)
  • Oral Roberts University (about 77 miles; Tulsa, OK; FT enrollment: 3,216)
  • University of Oklahoma-Health Sciences Center (about 79 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,507)

Public high school in Calvin:

Public elementary/middle school in Calvin:

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

Hughes 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 2004 was 46.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

46.8
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 10.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.8
U.S.:

9.1

Drinking water stations with addresses in Calvin and their reported violations in the past:

CALVIN (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-10-2010), St Public Notif requested (SEP-10-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-16-2010)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-27-2010), St Public Notif requested (JAN-27-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-16-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUL-25-2008), St Public Notif requested (JUL-25-2008), St Public Notif received (SEP-15-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-22-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUL-25-2008), St Public Notif requested (JUL-25-2008), St Public Notif received (SEP-15-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-22-2008)
  • 12 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 4.4%
(6.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  65.3%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.2%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Calvin compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (46%)
  • Electricity (37%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14%)
  • Wood (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Calvin town (based on Hughes County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 61.35%
Here: 61.4%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchAmerican Baptist AssociationChurches of ChristNational Association of Free Will Baptists
Adherents49.8%15.0%7.9%5.5%5.3%
Congregations34.8%16.7%4.5%12.1%6.1%
NameAssemblies of GodInternational Pentecostal Holiness ChurchChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Church of the NazareneOther
Adherents4.3%4.0%2.2%1.8%4.4%
Congregations4.5%6.1%3.0%3.0%9.1%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Hughes County:

3.68 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Hughes County:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Hughes County:

8.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

4.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.0%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Hughes County:

30.9%
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
Other Government Administration 2$2,798$16,7881$630
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 2$2,345
Water Supply 0$0 1$829
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$1,260
Totals for Government 2$2,798$16,7885$5,064

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $60,000 ($212.77)
    Financial Administration: $54,000 ($191.49)
    Solid Waste Management: $21,000 ($74.47)
    Sewerage: $15,000 ($53.19)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($14.18)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($7.09)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $116,000 ($411.35)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($31.91)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $46,000 ($163.12)
    Sewerage: $15,000 ($53.19)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,000 ($7.09)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $19,000 ($67.38)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($3.55)
    Rents: $1,000 ($3.55)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $35,000 ($124.11)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $10,000 ($35.46)
    General Support: $2,000 ($7.09)
    Highways: $1,000 ($3.55)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $36,000 ($127.66)
    Public Utilities: $5,000 ($17.73)
    NEC: $1,000 ($3.55)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $181,000 ($641.84)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $32,000 ($113.48)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $16,000 ($56.74)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $175,000 ($620.57)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $16,000 ($56.74)
    Water Utilities: $6,000 ($21.28)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $35,000 ($124.11)

6.79% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($25,473 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.79%
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 Seminole County, OK  1.01% ($22,769 average AGI)
from Pontotoc County, OK  0.60% ($22,478)
from Okfuskee County, OK  0.54% ($17,429)


8.34% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,590 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.34%
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 Seminole County, OK  1.25% ($25,980 average AGI)
to Pontotoc County, OK  0.74% ($20,552)
to Okfuskee County, OK  0.56% ($24,864)

Strongest AM radio stations in Calvin:

  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KEOR (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ATOKA, OK; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KWSH (1260 AM; 1 kW; WEWOKA, OK; Owner: ONE TEN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Calvin:

  • KQCV-FM (95.1 FM; SHAWNEE, OK; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KLRB (89.3 FM; STUART, OK; Owner: LIGHTHOUSE OF PRAYER, INC.)
  • KTLS-FM (106.5 FM; HOLDENVILLE, OK; Owner: WOODSTONE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSLE (104.7 FM; WEWOKA, OK; Owner: ONE TEN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • KMCO (101.3 FM; MCALESTER, OK; Owner: LITTLE DIXIE RADIO, INC.)
  • KESC (103.7 FM; WILBURTON, OK; Owner: LITTLE DIXIE RADIO, INC)
  • KTMC-FM (105.1 FM; MCALESTER, OK; Owner: BOTTOM LINE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYKC (100.1 FM; BYNG, OK; Owner: CENTRAL OKLAHOMA COMMUNICATIONS CO.)

TV broadcast stations around Calvin:

  • KTEN (Channel 10; ADA, OK; Owner: CHANNEL 49 ACQUISITION CORPORATION)

Calvin fatal accident list:

Jul 25, 1982 09:25 PM, 1, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Oct 29, 1975 02:40 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Calvin)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 34.854556 Lon: -96.231278, Call Sign: WPQK808
    Assigned Frequencies: 935.250 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/17/2005, Expiration Date: 08/21/2015, Certifier: J W Varner
    Registrant: Devon Energy, 1109 Cr 3381, Bridgeport, TX 76426, Phone: (817) 437-0498, Fax: (940) 394-2801, Email:
  • Calvin TS, 4.3 Miles South On Hwy 75 (Lat: 34.925167 Lon: -96.255583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 100.6 m, Overall height: 105.2 m, Call Sign: WQBK821
    Assigned Frequencies: 855.112 MHz, 856.862 MHz, 857.387 MHz, 857.787 MHz, 858.287 MHz, 859.862 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/27/2004, Expiration Date: 10/27/2014, Certifier: Jason D Griffith
    Registrant: Aepsc, 1 Riverside Plaza, Columbus, OH 43215, Phone: (614) 716-5874, Fax: (614) 716-3535, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: BORDICK DAVID JAMES CHALLENGER II SPEC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 635DT , Serial Number: CH20295CW1294, Year manufactured: 1996, Airworthiness Date: 04/17/2001
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, 5335 Diagonal 3771 Rd Bldg A, Calvin, OK 74531

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 12
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Calvin

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Calvin, OK
Most common first names in Calvin, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1176.5 years
William882.7 years
John776.3 years
Mary780.2 years
Robert769.8 years
Clarence567.6 years
Minnie586.4 years
George482.0 years
Earnest464.7 years
Marie482.8 years
Most common last names in Calvin, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones982.5 years
Ingram573.2 years
Mauldin577.4 years
Orr580.8 years
Hightower476.0 years
Chadick484.8 years
Johnson487.7 years
Howell486.2 years
Edwards480.3 years
Dodson479.3 years
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