Caney, Oklahoma

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Population in 2014: 198 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.5%
 
Males: 87  (44.4%)
Females: 111  (55.6%)
Median resident age:  36.8 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.2 years

Zip code: 74533

Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,901 (it was $14,063 in 2000)
Caney:

$35,901
OK:

$45,690

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,051 (it was $6,825 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $58,250 (it was $24,400 in 2000)
Caney:

$58,250
OK:

$116,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $66,816; Detached houses: $74,558; Mobile homes: $44,340

Median gross rent in 2013: $441.

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    • 15374.6%White alone
    • 2612.7%Two or more races
    • 2210.7%American Indian alone
    • 31.5%Other race alone
    • 10.5%Asian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Caney: 77.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (20.9%), United States (17.6%), Irish (5.7%), English (2.4%), Scottish (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 600 feet

Land area: 0.84 square miles.

Population density: 237 people per square mile   (very low).

Caney, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Caney:

  • High school or higher: 82.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Caney town:

  • Never married: 22.0%
  • Now married: 51.9%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 11.1%
  • Divorced: 13.9%

2 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.9%
Oklahoma:

5.7%



According to our research of Oklahoma and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Caney, Oklahoma as of May 26, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Caney to the number of sex offenders is 202 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $267 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $297 (0.5%)

Caney satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: East Grayson, TX (45.9 miles , pop. 81,381).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Plano, TX (87.4 miles , pop. 222,030).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (104.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: West Atoka, OK (2.2 miles ), Tushka, OK (2.5 miles ), Caddo, OK (2.8 miles ), Kenefic, OK (3.2 miles) , Central Atoka, OK (3.3 miles ), North Central Bryan, OK (3.3 miles ), Atoka, OK (3.4 miles ), Lane, OK (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 34.23 N, Longitude: 96.21 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 580

Caney household income distribution Caney home values distribution

Crime rates in Caney by Year
Type 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Burglaries 122325
per 100,000 467.3943.4966.21,456.3995.02,500.0
Thefts 5213645
per 100,000 2,336.4943.46,280.22,912.61,990.02,500.0
Auto thefts 000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 010000
per 100,000 0.0471.70.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 257.5) 131.3108.0331.9227.4155.4286.2

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Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 4 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

15.00
Oklahoma average:

1.84
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.2%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -13 (-6.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (28%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Educational services (32%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (2%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Community and social service occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

Average climate in Caney, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

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

On 4/27/1966, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.4 miles away from the Caney town center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/2/1957, a category F4 tornado 16.7 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Caney-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 76% 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 32.1 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 275.1 miles away from Caney 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 87.3 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 131.2 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 236.7 miles away from Caney 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 238.1 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 Atoka County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 6, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Caney topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Caney:

  • CADDO NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; CADDO, OK)
  • ATOKA MANOR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; ATOKA, OK)
  • ATOKA CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; ATOKA, OK)
  • COLONIAL LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; ATOKA, OK)
  • HOMETOWN HOSPICE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; ATOKA, OK)
  • PLANTATION MANOR INC (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; ATOKA, OK)
  • ATOKA COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; ATOKA, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Caney:

  • Southeastern Oklahoma State University (about 19 miles; Durant, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,365)
  • Grayson College (about 44 miles; Denison, TX; FT enrollment: 2,496)
  • East Central University (about 46 miles; Ada, OK; FT enrollment: 4,030)
  • Paris Junior College (about 57 miles; Paris, TX; FT enrollment: 3,875)
  • North Central Texas College (about 70 miles; Gainesville, TX; FT enrollment: 6,550)
  • Texas A & M University-Commerce (about 71 miles; Commerce, TX; FT enrollment: 8,890)
  • Collin County Community College District (about 79 miles; McKinney, TX; FT enrollment: 18,044)

Public high school in Caney:

  • CANEY HS (Students: 81, Location: 301 N COBB AVE, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Caney:

  • CANEY ES (Students: 189, Location: 301 N COBB AVE, Grades: PK-8)
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Notable location: Caney Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Stewart Cemetery (1), Caney Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Atoka 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
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.3%
(9.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 30.3% for American Indian residents, 48.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  64.6%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.6%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.2
Oklahoma average:

11.2

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Caney town (based on Atoka County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,13747
Mainline Protestant3584
Black Protestant1221
Catholic1001
Other11
None4,464-
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: 7
Atoka County:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

0.69 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Atoka County:

5.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Here:

10.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.3%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Atoka County:

31.1%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.8%
Oklahoma:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.5%
State:

44.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.4
Oklahoma:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.0%
Oklahoma:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Caney:

8.0%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Oklahoma:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.8%
Oklahoma:

33.8%

General health condition:
Caney:

55.7%
Oklahoma:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Caney:

76.9%
State:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Caney, 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 1$2,300$27,6001$600
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$200
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$636
Police Protection - Officers 3$8,328$33,3121$600
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$730
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$100
Totals for Government 4$10,628$31,8849$2,866

6.93% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,488 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.93%
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 Bryan County, OK  1.25% ($34,407 average AGI)
from Coal County, OK  0.53% ($32,261)
from Pittsburg County, OK  0.39% ($31,588)


7.11% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,160 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.11%
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  1.81% ($24,564 average AGI)
to Coal County, OK  0.63% ($22,852)
to Pittsburg County, OK  0.30% ($27,846)

Strongest AM radio stations in Caney:

  • KEOR (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ATOKA, OK; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KYNG (950 AM; 10 kW; DENISON-SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, 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.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KTBK (1700 AM; 10 kW; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • 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)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Caney:

  • KAZC (88.3 FM; TISHOMINGO, OK; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL OKLAHOMA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHKC-FM (102.1 FM; ATOKA, OK; Owner: KEYSTONE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLBC (106.3 FM; DURANT, OK; Owner: TEXOMA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTCY (104.9 FM; PILOT POINT, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KSSU (91.9 FM; DURANT, OK; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KMAD-FM (102.5 FM; WHITESBORO, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KLAK (97.5 FM; DURANT, OK; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KKFC (105.5 FM; COALGATE, OK; Owner: WOODSTONE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K219CX (91.7 FM; ATOKA, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Caney:

  • KTEN (Channel 10; ADA, OK; Owner: CHANNEL 49 ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • KXII (Channel 12; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KXII LICENSEE CORP.)

Caney fatal accident list:

Oct 5, 2013 10:28 PM, Us-69, Voca Rd, Lat: 34.24460, Lon: -96.21768, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 9m30ftTotal length
  • $3,583,000Total costs
  • 16,500Total average daily traffic
  • 4,766Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • CNCF365A0, Lat: 34.230917 Lon: -96.215917, Type: Building, Structure height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQUQ272
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/09/2014, Expiration Date: 09/09/2024, Certifier: Kris M McelroyRegistrant: Rhino Communications, Inc., 1026 West Main, Durant, OK 74701, Phone: (580) 380-2940, Fax: (580) 924-5900, Email:
  • CNCF365A90, Lat: 34.230917 Lon: -96.215917, Type: Building, Structure height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQUQ272
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/09/2014, Expiration Date: 09/09/2024, Certifier: Kris M McelroyRegistrant: Rhino Communications, Inc., 1026 West Main, Durant, OK 74701, Phone: (580) 380-2940, Fax: (580) 924-5900, Email:
  • CNCF365A180, Lat: 34.230917 Lon: -96.215917, Type: Building, Structure height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQUQ272
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/09/2014, Expiration Date: 09/09/2024, Certifier: Kris M McelroyRegistrant: Rhino Communications, Inc., 1026 West Main, Durant, OK 74701, Phone: (580) 380-2940, Fax: (580) 924-5900, Email:
  • CNCF365A270, Lat: 34.230917 Lon: -96.215917, Type: Building, Structure height: 25 m, Call Sign: WQUQ272
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 09/09/2014, Expiration Date: 09/09/2024, Certifier: Kris M McelroyRegistrant: Rhino Communications, Inc., 1026 West Main, Durant, OK 74701, Phone: (580) 380-2940, Fax: (580) 924-5900, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KB5UOC, Licensee ID: L00535956, Grant Date: 05/22/2012, Expiration Date: 08/04/2022, Certifier: Roy G Blackburn, Registrant: Roy G Blackburn, Caney, OK 74533
  • Call Sign: KC5EBZ, Grant Date: 11/09/1993, Expiration Date: 11/09/2003, Cancellation Date: 11/10/2005, Registrant: Michael R Mobbs, Rt 1 Box 69, Caney, OK 74533
  • Call Sign: KG5BGJ, Licensee ID: L01854702, Grant Date: 04/02/2014, Expiration Date: 04/02/2024, Certifier: Jordan W Blackburn, Registrant: Jordan W Blackburn, Caney, OK 74533

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 15
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Caney

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Caney, OK

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (46%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (43%)
  • Wood (9%)

Caney compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Median house value below 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
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