Cherry Tree, Oklahoma

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Population in 2010: 883. Population change since 2000: -26.5%
Males: 462  (52.4%)
Females: 421  (47.6%)
Median resident age:  33.6 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 74960.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $32,876 (it was $26,438 in 2000)
Cherry Tree:

$32,876
OK:

$49,176

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $12,710 (it was $8,895 in 2000)

Cherry Tree CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $71,386 (it was $39,300 in 2000)
Cherry Tree:

$71,386
OK:

$132,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $89,832; Detached houses: $94,922; Mobile homes: $22,616

Median gross rent in 2016: $345.

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  • Races in Cherry Tree, OK (2010)

    Cherry Tree races chart
    • 63772.1%American Indian alone
    • 12614.3%White alone
    • 697.8%Hispanic
    • 475.3%Two or more races
    • 40.5%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cherry Tree: 77.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1080 feet

Land area: 30.8 square miles.

Population density: 29 people per square mile   (very low).

Cherry Tree,OK real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Cherry Tree:

  • High school or higher: 68.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.6%
  • Unemployed: 11.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cherry Tree CDP:

  • Never married: 36.5%
  • Now married: 45.5%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

39 residents are foreign born (3.7% Latin America, 0.4% Africa).

This place:

4.1%
Oklahoma:

5.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $480 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $300 (0.6%)

Cherry Tree satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Smith, AR (30.1 miles , pop. 80,268).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (76.1 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (237.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Lyons Switch, OK (1.7 miles ), Zion, OK (1.9 miles) , Stilwell, OK (2.2 miles ), Salem, OK (2.3 miles) , Greasy, OK (2.4 miles ), Elm Grove, OK (2.5 miles) , Maryetta, OK (2.5 miles) , Rocky Mountain, OK (2.6 miles ).

Latitude: 35.75 N, Longitude: 94.66 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 918

Cherry Tree household income distribution Cherry Tree home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.4%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (19%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Legal occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Cherry Tree, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Cherry Tree-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 113% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/26/1976, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 35.6 miles away from the Cherry Tree place center killed 2 people and injured 64 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/5/1960, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.4 miles away from the place center killed 16 people and injured 106 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cherry Tree-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 144.0 miles away from the city 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 144.0 miles away from Cherry Tree 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 125.3 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 243.7 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 276.1 miles away from Cherry Tree 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 301.6 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 Adair County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 10, Winter Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Cherry Tree:

  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL OF STILWELL Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; STILWELL, OK)
  • STILWELL NURSING HOME, LLC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; STILWELL, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cherry Tree:

  • Northeastern State University (about 21 miles; Tahlequah, OK; Full-time enrollment: 6,895)
  • University of Arkansas-Fort Smith (about 30 miles; Fort Smith, AR; FT enrollment: 6,103)
  • John Brown University (about 32 miles; Siloam Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,097)
  • University of Arkansas (about 35 miles; Fayetteville, AR; FT enrollment: 22,163)
  • Carl Albert State College (about 50 miles; Poteau, OK; FT enrollment: 2,041)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 51 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • Rogers State University (about 68 miles; Claremore, OK; FT enrollment: 3,482)

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Churches in Cherry Tree include: Bethel Church (A), Cherry Tree Church (B), Rock Springs Church (C), Salem Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Beaver Cemetery (1), Salem Cemetery (2), Chuliawe Cemetery (3), Doublehead Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Dahlonegah Lake (A), Sallisaw Creek Site 20 Reservoir (B), Sallisaw Creek Site 21 Reservoir (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Hanging Dog Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Cherry Tree: Dahlonegah Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Adair County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 88.0. This is about average.

City:

88.0
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.163. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.163
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 5.90. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.90
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.489. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.489
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 33.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 17.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.1
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 27.1%
(19.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 30.6% for American Indian residents, 27.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.3 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  78.7%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.6%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.9
Oklahoma average:

11.1

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Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Cherry Tree CDP (based on Adair County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,32553
Mainline Protestant7413
Other36-
None11,581-
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
Adair County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

0.46 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

5.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.5%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Adair County:

32.7%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

44.4%
Oklahoma:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

40.7%
State:

44.2%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.8
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Cherry Tree:

27.9%
Oklahoma:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.6%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.5
Oklahoma:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.0%
State:

33.8%

General health condition:
This city:

51.1%
Oklahoma:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.1%
Oklahoma:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cherry Tree, OK Residents

5.52% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($23,152 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.52%
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 Cherokee County, OK  1.03% ($21,754 average AGI)
from Benton County, AR  0.78% ($27,596)
from Washington County, AR  0.66% ($20,250)


6.54% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($24,154 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.54%
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  1.17% ($26,329 average AGI)
to Cherokee County, OK  0.90% ($22,393)
to Washington County, AR  0.59% ($22,700)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cherry Tree:

  • KYHN (1320 AM; 10 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KWHN (1650 AM; 10 kW; FT. SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KUOA (1290 AM; 5 kW; SILOAM SPRINGS, AR; Owner: KUOA, INC.)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KURM (790 AM; 5 kW; ROGERS, AR; Owner: KERM, INC)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KTLQ (1350 AM; 1 kW; TAHLEQUAH, OK; Owner: JOHNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFSA (950 AM; 1 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: FRED H. BAKER, SR.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cherry Tree:

  • KISR (93.7 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: STEREO 93, INC.)
  • KDAB (94.9 FM; PRAIRIE GROVE, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KREU (92.3 FM; ROLAND, OK; Owner: STAR 92 CO.)
  • KZBB (97.9 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMAG (99.1 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTCS-FM (99.9 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: BIG CHIEF BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K204EW (88.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K219CN (91.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KARG (91.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KEZA (107.9 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKBD (95.9 FM; SALLISAW, OK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUAF (91.3 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS)
  • KOMS (107.3 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KAYH (89.3 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: FAMILY VISION MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • K204CA (88.7 FM; TAHLEQUAH, OK; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • KAOW (88.9 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KEOK (101.7 FM; TAHLEQUAH, OK; Owner: JOHNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLSZ-FM (102.7 FM; VAN BUREN, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • K209CA (89.7 FM; VAN BUREN, AR; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Cherry Tree:

  • KFSM-TV (Channel 5; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • K48FL (Channel 48; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: TV 34, INC.)
  • KAFT (Channel 13; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • KTUL (Channel 8; TULSA, OK; Owner: KTUL, LLC)
  • KOTV (Channel 6; TULSA, OK; Owner: GRIFFIN LICENSING, L.L.C.)
  • KPOM-TV (Channel 24; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: J.D.G. TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K52GX (Channel 52; TAHLEQUAH, OK; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 6m20ftTotal length
  • $1,764,000Total costs
  • 5,578Total average daily traffic
  • 880Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,925Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (30%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (27%)
  • Utility gas (24%)
  • Electricity (18%)

Cherry Tree compared to Oklahoma state average:

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

Cherry Tree on our top lists:

  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Laos (population 500+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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