Cardin, Oklahoma

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Population in 2011: 3 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -98.0%
Males: (33.3%)
Females: (66.7%)
Median resident age:  40.7 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 74354, 74360.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $33,172 (it was $24,000 in 2000)
Cardin:

$33,172
OK:

$49,176

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $12,426 (it was $9,570 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $42,440 (it was $23,800 in 2000)
Cardin:

$42,440
OK:

$132,200
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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cardin: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (12.7%), Dutch (8.0%), German (4.7%), United States (4.7%), French (2.0%), Norwegian (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 813 feet

Land area: 0.09 square miles.

Population density: 33 people per square mile   (very low).

Cardin, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Cardin:

  • High school or higher: 69.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 30.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cardin town:

  • Never married: 14.4%
  • Now married: 57.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 20.7%

2 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.3%
Oklahoma:

3.8%

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

Cardin town:  0.8% ($199)
Oklahoma:  0.8% ($523)

Cardin satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, AR (73.1 miles , pop. 58,047).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (84.0 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (309.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Picher, OK (1.1 miles ), Treece, KS (1.3 miles) , Commerce, OK (1.8 miles ), Quapaw, OK (1.9 miles ), North Miami, OK (2.1 miles ), Miami, OK (2.6 miles ), Baxter Springs, KS (2.7 miles ), Lowell, KS (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 36.98 N, Longitude: 94.85 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 918

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.8%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -3 (-2.0%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Chemicals (19%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (19%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (10%)
  • Truck transportation (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Health care (10%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Health care (20%)
  • Personal and laundry services (20%)
  • Transportation equipment (13%)
  • Food and beverage stores (13%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (13%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Religious workers (19%)
  • Construction laborers (14%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (14%)
  • Business operations specialists (10%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (10%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (10%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (27%)
  • Personal appearance workers (20%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (13%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (13%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (13%)

Average climate in Cardin, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Cardin-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 118% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/10/2008, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.2 miles away from the Cardin town center killed 15 people and injured 200 people and caused $45 million in damages.

On 4/3/1956, a category F4 tornado 15.7 miles away from the town center injured 59 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cardin-area historical earthquake activity is near 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 192.5 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 193.5 miles away from Cardin 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 268.6 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 183.1 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 280.0 miles away from Cardin 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 293.7 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 Ottawa County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 12, Winter Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 8, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cardin topographic map

Birthplace of: Merlyn Mantle - Writer.

Hospitals and medical centers near Cardin:

  • LEIGH MANOR, INC (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; PICHER, OK)
  • EASTWOOD MANOR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; COMMERCE, OK)
  • OSBORNE CARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MIAMI, OK)
  • DAVITA - TRI-STATE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; MIAMI, OK)
  • FMCNA - MIAMI MIDWEST (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; MIAMI, OK)
  • HOPE HOUSING WILSON HOUSE (Hospital, about 7 miles away; MIAMI, OK)
  • HOPE HOUSING K HOUSE (Hospital, about 7 miles away; MIAMI, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cardin:

  • Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (about 7 miles; Miami, OK; Full-time enrollment: 2,075)
  • Missouri Southern State University (about 24 miles; Joplin, MO; FT enrollment: 4,456)
  • Crowder College (about 30 miles; Neosho, MO; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • Pittsburg State University (about 30 miles; Pittsburg, KS; FT enrollment: 6,838)
  • John Brown University (about 57 miles; Siloam Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,097)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 57 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • Rogers State University (about 63 miles; Claremore, OK; FT enrollment: 3,482)

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Ottawa 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 2013 was 69.5. This is about average.

City:

69.5
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2004 was 0.0317. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0317
U.S.:

0.2932

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 6.56. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.56
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 0.546. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.546
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 34.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 15.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 9.55. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.55
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 0.0120. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0120
U.S.:

0.0138
Average household size:
This town:  3.0 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  100.0%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  0.0%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

31.0%
Whole state:

14.7%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

3.2%
Whole state:

6.1%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
Oklahoma average:

11.7

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Cardin town (based on Ottawa County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant18,85170
Mainline Protestant2,63010
Catholic1,0001
Other6463
None8,721-
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: 3
Ottawa County:

0.93 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

0.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Ottawa County:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Ottawa County:

4.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

6.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.9%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Ottawa County:

31.2%
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

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $17,000 ($5666.67)
  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $28,000 ($9333.33)
    Water Utilities: $22,000 ($7333.33)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $28,000 ($9333.33)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $18,000 ($6000.00)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $9,000 ($3000.00)
    Sewerage: $0 ($0.00)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $2,000 ($666.67)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($333.33)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $41,000 ($13666.67)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,000 ($333.33)
    Highways: $1,000 ($333.33)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $1,000 ($333.33)
    Total General Sales: $1,000 ($333.33)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $395,000 ($131666.67)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Water Utilities: $7,000 ($2333.33)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $395,000 ($131666.67)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $7,000 ($2333.33)

6.16% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,020 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.16%
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 Delaware County, OK  0.74% ($24,658 average AGI)
from Jasper County, MO  0.47% ($27,420)
from Craig County, OK  0.45% ($24,104)


6.48% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,597 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.48%
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 Delaware County, OK  0.91% ($27,351 average AGI)
to Jasper County, MO  0.58% ($24,258)
to Craig County, OK  0.47% ($26,740)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cardin:

  • KVIS (910 AM; 1 kW; MIAMI, OK; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KOCR (1310 AM; 5 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KKLL (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KWAS (1230 AM; 1 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cardin:

  • KSYN (92.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIXQ (102.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGLC (100.9 FM; MIAMI, OK; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCAR-FM (104.3 FM; GALENA, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KRPS (89.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: PITTSBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KKOW-FM (96.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS, INC.)
  • KGND (107.5 FM; KETCHUM, OK; Owner: NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA BROADCAST NETWORK)
  • KMOQ (107.1 FM; BAXTER SPRINGS, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • K255AH (98.9 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BOARD OF GOVERNORS FOR SOUTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KJMK (93.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KBTN-FM (99.7 FM; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KOBC (90.7 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KJML (105.3 FM; COLUMBUS, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KXDG (97.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KITO-FM (96.1 FM; VINITA, OK; Owner: DLB BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KWXD (103.5 FM; ASBURY, MO; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KGVE (99.3 FM; GROVE, OK; Owner: CALEB CORPORATION)
  • KMXL (95.1 FM; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: CARTHAGE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KNEO (91.7 FM; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: SKY HIGH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K220CZ (91.9 FM; MIAMI, ETC., OK; Owner: CREATIVE EDUCATIONAL MEDIA CORP. INC)

TV broadcast stations around Cardin:

  • KOAM-TV (Channel 7; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: SAGA QUAD STATES COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KODE-TV (Channel 12; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOZJ (Channel 26; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KJPX-LP (Channel 47; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • KSNF (Channel 16; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • K05KD (Channel 5; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K20GA (Channel 20; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCLJ-CA (Channel 46; JOPLIN/CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • K52FC (Channel 52; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K55HU (Channel 55; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K64FW (Channel 64; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • K04OV (Channel 4; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Cardin fatal accident list:

Dec 10, 1985 08:25 PM, No Name, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • $3,017,000Total costs
  • 8,654Total average daily traffic
  • 1,296Total average daily truck traffic
  • 13,846Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (88%)
  • Electricity (12%)

Cardin compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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