Chewey, Oklahoma

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Population in 2010: 135. Population change since 2000: 0.0%
Males: 55  (40.8%)
Females: 80  (59.2%)
Median resident age:  60.8 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 74457, 74964.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $36,341 (it was $22,500 in 2000)
Chewey:

$36,341
OK:

$49,176

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $17,559 (it was $11,201 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: over $1,000,000 (it was $51,000 in 2000)
Chewey:

over $1,000,000
OK:

$132,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $120,308; Detached houses: $124,622
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  • Races in Chewey, OK (2010)

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    • 9268.1%American Indian alone
    • 3626.7%White alone
    • 64.4%Two or more races
    • 10.7%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Chewey: 141.1 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (42.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 871 feet

Land area: 21.6 square miles.

Population density: 6.2 people per square mile   (very low).

Chewey, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Chewey:

  • High school or higher: 77.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 38.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Chewey CDP:

  • Never married: 9.9%
  • Now married: 61.4%
  • Separated: 4.2%
  • Widowed: 9.4%
  • Divorced: 15.0%

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

Chewey CDP:  0.7% ($370)
Oklahoma:  0.8% ($523)

Chewey satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, AR (32.7 miles , pop. 58,047).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (66.7 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (255.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Flint Creek, OK (2.4 miles ), Dripping Springs, OK (2.7 miles) , Oaks, OK (2.9 miles ), Kansas, OK (2.9 miles ), Proctor, OK (2.9 miles ), Twin Oaks, OK (3.0 miles) , Scraper, OK (3.1 miles ), Watts, OK (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 36.09 N, Longitude: 94.74 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 918

Chewey household income distribution Chewey home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.4%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (44%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (22%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (60%)
  • Educational services (40%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (44%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (33%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (22%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (100%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)

Average climate in Chewey, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Chewey-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 128% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/22/1983, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.4 miles away from the Chewey place center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/12/2006, a category F3 tornado 11.2 miles away from the place center injured 12 people and caused $6 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Chewey-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 74% 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 155.8 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 156.1 miles away from Chewey 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 137.2 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 249.6 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 Chewey 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 298.6 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).
Chewey topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Chewey:

  • WESTVILLE NURSING HOME ICF (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; WESTVILLE, OK)
  • SILOAM SPRINGS NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; SILOAM SPRINGS, AR)
  • DIALYSIS CENTER OF SILOAM SPRINGS (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; SILOAM SPRINGS, AR)
  • CHEROKEE NATION HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; TAHLEQUAH, OK)
  • HOSPICE OF THE CHEROKEE (Hospital, about 16 miles away; TAHLEQUAH, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chewey:

  • John Brown University (about 13 miles; Siloam Springs, AR; Full-time enrollment: 2,097)
  • Northeastern State University (about 18 miles; Tahlequah, OK; FT enrollment: 6,895)
  • University of Arkansas (about 32 miles; Fayetteville, AR; FT enrollment: 22,163)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 37 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • Rogers State University (about 53 miles; Claremore, OK; FT enrollment: 3,482)
  • University of Arkansas-Fort Smith (about 53 miles; Fort Smith, AR; FT enrollment: 6,103)
  • Crowder College (about 55 miles; Neosho, MO; FT enrollment: 3,675)

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Church in Chewey: Illinois River Church (A). 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 84.3. This is about average.

City:

84.3
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.163. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.163
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 3.69. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.69
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.489. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.489
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 17.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.0 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 21.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.1
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 25.0%
(40.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.8% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.1 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  79.5%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.5%
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:

7.5
Oklahoma average:

11.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Chewey 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:
Chewey:

45.5%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

42.0%
Oklahoma:

44.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.5
Oklahoma:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.2%
State:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Chewey:

13.1%
Oklahoma:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.2%
Oklahoma:

33.8%

General health condition:
Chewey:

55.1%
State:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Chewey:

78.5%
State:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Chewey, 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 Chewey:

  • KUOA (1290 AM; 5 kW; SILOAM SPRINGS, AR; Owner: KUOA, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KURM (790 AM; 5 kW; ROGERS, AR; Owner: KERM, INC)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KYHN (1320 AM; 10 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTLQ (1350 AM; 1 kW; TAHLEQUAH, OK; Owner: JOHNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KWHN (1650 AM; 10 kW; FT. SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Chewey:

  • KLRC (101.1 FM; SILOAM SPRINGS, AR; Owner: JOHN BROWN UNIVERSITY)
  • K204CA (88.7 FM; TAHLEQUAH, OK; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • KDAB (94.9 FM; PRAIRIE GROVE, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KBVA (106.5 FM; BELLA VISTA, AR; Owner: GAYLA JOY HENDREN)
  • KNYD (90.5 FM; BROKEN ARROW, OK; Owner: CREATIVE EDUCATIONAL MEDIA CORP. INC)
  • KEZA (107.9 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KISR (93.7 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: STEREO 93, INC.)
  • KUAF (91.3 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS)
  • KAYH (89.3 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: FAMILY VISION MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KURM-FM (100.3 FM; SOUTHWEST CITY, MO; Owner: KERM, INC.)
  • KEOK (101.7 FM; TAHLEQUAH, OK; Owner: JOHNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMCK-FM (105.7 FM; SILOAM SPRINGS, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KKIX (103.9 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Chewey:

  • KJRH (Channel 2; TULSA, OK; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTUL (Channel 8; TULSA, OK; Owner: KTUL, LLC)
  • KOED-TV (Channel 11; TULSA, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KFSM-TV (Channel 5; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • KOTV (Channel 6; TULSA, OK; Owner: GRIFFIN LICENSING, L.L.C.)
  • K52GX (Channel 52; TAHLEQUAH, OK; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K33FG (Channel 33; SILOAM SPRINGS, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • KTFO (Channel 41; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KAFT (Channel 13; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • $911,000Total costs
  • 1,107Total average daily traffic
  • 166Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,771Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (37%)
  • Other fuel (37%)
  • Wood (24%)

Chewey compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic 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 below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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