Choctaw, Oklahoma

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Population in 2017: 12,524 (64% urban, 36% rural).
Population change since 2000: +33.6%
 
Males: 6,308  (50.4%)
Females: 6,216  (49.6%)
Median resident age:

39.6 years
Oklahoma median age:

36.6 years

Zip codes: 73020.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $72,149 (it was $49,291 in 2000)
Choctaw:

$72,149
OK:

$50,051

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $31,921 (it was $21,041 in 2000)

Choctaw city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $177,274 (it was $86,600 in 2000)
Choctaw:

$177,274
OK:

$137,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $190,216; detached houses: $197,068; mobile homes: $24,810

Median gross rent in 2017: $964.

March 2019 cost of living index in Choctaw: 85.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 5.9%
(6.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 1.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 9.3% for American Indian residents, 1.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Choctaw, OK (2017)
    • 9,90780.2%White alone
    • 6445.2%Two or more races
    • 5194.2%Hispanic
    • 4863.9%American Indian alone
    • 4233.4%Black alone
    • 850.7%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Oklahoma and other state lists, there were 30 registered sex offenders living in Choctaw, Oklahoma as of July 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Choctaw is 409 to 1.


Crime rates in Choctaw by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(19.3)
2
(18.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.7)
1
(8.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.9)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(9.7)
1
(9.4)
1
(9.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.4)
1
(8.9)
2
(17.5)
2
(17.0)
2
(16.7)
3
(24.6)
1
(8.1)
2
(15.9)
2
(15.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
4
(38.7)
2
(18.8)
2
(18.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.6)
1
(8.4)
3
(26.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(33.3)
1
(8.2)
2
(16.2)
1
(8.0)
1
(7.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
11
(106.3)
N/AN/A3
(26.5)
4
(34.5)
7
(58.6)
19
(168.7)
11
(96.2)
14
(119.0)
12
(99.9)
11
(90.2)
7
(56.5)
15
(119.5)
17
(133.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
69
(666.9)
75
(706.1)
51
(463.3)
54
(476.3)
62
(535.5)
67
(561.0)
61
(541.5)
61
(533.5)
93
(790.3)
47
(391.4)
72
(590.4)
62
(500.7)
73
(581.4)
44
(345.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
177
(1,711)
126
(1,186)
162
(1,472)
115
(1,014)
102
(880.9)
119
(996.5)
126
(1,119)
135
(1,181)
127
(1,079)
94
(782.9)
116
(951.1)
89
(718.8)
132
(1,051)
139
(1,092)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
14
(135.3)
15
(141.2)
17
(154.4)
10
(88.2)
8
(69.1)
7
(58.6)
14
(124.3)
15
(131.2)
16
(136.0)
13
(108.3)
26
(213.2)
13
(105.0)
12
(95.6)
27
(212.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(9.7)
2
(18.8)
4
(36.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.4)
1
(8.9)
1
(8.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(16.7)
1
(8.2)
1
(8.1)
2
(15.9)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)205.2179.7136.386.387.7104.8141.4145.8163.7110.7136.694.8129.4142.3

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City-data.com crime index in Choctaw, OK

Crime rate in Choctaw detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 18 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.34
Oklahoma average:

2.24
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Ancestries: American (15.3%), German (9.5%), English (8.9%), Irish (5.7%), European (5.3%), Dutch (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1140 feet

Land area: 27.1 square miles.

Population density: 463 people per square mile   (low).

Choctaw, Oklahoma map

127 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.0%
Oklahoma:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,055 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,797 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Midwest City, OK (6.7 miles , pop. 54,088).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (15.1 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (187.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Nicoma Park, OK (1.9 miles ),
Harrah, OK (2.2 miles ),
Jones, OK (2.4 miles ),
Spencer, OK (2.5 miles ),
Midwest City, OK (2.6 miles ),
Del City, OK (3.2 miles ),
Forest Park, OK (3.2 miles ),
McLoud, OK (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 35.48 N, Longitude: 97.27 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -3,099 (-25.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 628 (11.6%)

Area code: 405

Distribution of median household income in Choctaw, OK in 2017
Distribution of house value in Choctaw, OK in 2017

Property values in Choctaw, OK

Choctaw satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 48 buildings, average cost: $112,200
  • 1998: 53 buildings, average cost: $108,900
  • 1999: 81 buildings, average cost: $116,400
  • 2000: 150 buildings, average cost: $60,500
  • 2001: 84 buildings, average cost: $129,900
  • 2002: 74 buildings, average cost: $146,900
  • 2003: 90 buildings, average cost: $158,200
  • 2004: 77 buildings, average cost: $149,100
  • 2005: 132 buildings, average cost: $163,100
  • 2006: 92 buildings, average cost: $172,900
  • 2007: 107 buildings, average cost: $169,500
  • 2008: 59 buildings, average cost: $193,300
  • 2009: 69 buildings, average cost: $164,700
  • 2010: 39 buildings, average cost: $182,600
  • 2011: 44 buildings, average cost: $190,300
  • 2012: 54 buildings, average cost: $188,900
  • 2013: 52 buildings, average cost: $205,100
  • 2014: 71 buildings, average cost: $237,900
  • 2015: 82 buildings, average cost: $265,400
  • 2016: 59 buildings, average cost: $281,000
  • 2017: 55 buildings, average cost: $270,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Choctaw, OK residents
Average permit cost in Choctaw, OK
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Oklahoma:

3.2%
Historical population in Choctaw, OK
Historical housing units in Choctaw, OK

Population change in the 1990s: +763 (+8.9%).
Most common industries in Choctaw, OK (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (19.4%)
  • Educational services (8.0%)
  • Health care (7.4%)
  • Construction (7.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.0%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (22.9%)
  • Construction (12.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.9%)
  • Educational services (4.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Public administration (15.5%)
  • Health care (13.5%)
  • Educational services (11.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.1%)
  • Social assistance (3.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (3.2%)
Most common occupations in Choctaw, OK (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.6%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.7%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.6%)

Average climate in Choctaw, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Choctaw, Oklahoma environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 81.7. This is about average.

City:

81.7
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.268. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.268
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.55. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.55
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.0298. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0298
U.S.:

1.7894
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 31.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 21.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.3
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.74. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.74
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 0.00199. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00199
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Choctaw-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 253% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/3/1999, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 9.4 miles away from the Choctaw city center killed 36 people and injured 583 people and caused $1000 million in damages.

On 5/8/2003, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.3 miles away from the city center injured 134 people and caused $370 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Choctaw-area historical earthquake activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 70% 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 73.9 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 262.2 miles away from Choctaw 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 52.4 miles away from Choctaw 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 81.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/15/1990 at 11:44:41, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 LG, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 53.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 204.2 miles away from Choctaw center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Oklahoma County (41) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 25
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 18, Floods: 15, Fires: 12, Tornadoes: 12, Winter Storms: 7, Winds: 3, Explosion: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Choctaw topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Choctaw:

  • HARRAH NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; HARRAH, OK)
  • THE WOLFE LIVING CENTER AT SUMMIT RIDGE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; HARRAH, OK)
  • OAK HILL CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; JONES, OK)
  • OAK HILLS NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; JONES, OK)
  • SIENNA EXTENDED CARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MIDWEST CITY, OK)
  • WILLOW VIEW MENTAL HEALTH SYSTEM (Hospital, about 7 miles away; SPENCER, OK)
  • HORIZON SPECIALTY HOSP (Hospital, about 7 miles away; MIDWEST CITY, OK)

Amtrak station near Choctaw:

  • 14 miles: OKLAHOMA CITY (100 SOUTH E. K. GAYLORD BLVD.)

College/University in Choctaw:

  • Eastern Oklahoma County Technology Center (Full-time enrollment: 247; Location: 4601 N Choctaw Rd; Public; Website: www.eoctech.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Choctaw:

  • Rose State College (about 9 miles; Midwest City, OK; Full-time enrollment: 4,896)
  • University of Oklahoma-Health Sciences Center (about 13 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,507)
  • Oklahoma Christian University (about 15 miles; Edmond, OK; FT enrollment: 2,173)
  • Oklahoma City University (about 16 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,547)
  • University of Central Oklahoma (about 17 miles; Edmond, OK; FT enrollment: 13,790)
  • Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City (about 18 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 4,784)
  • Oklahoma City Community College (about 19 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 8,904)

Public high schools in Choctaw:

  • CHOCTAW HS (Students: 1,082, Location: 14300 NORTHEAST 10TH STREET, Grades: 9-12)
  • OKLA. VIRTUAL CHARTER ACAD HS (Location: 11601 JEFFORDS AVE SUITE 100, Grades: 9-12, Charter school)
  • INSIGHT SCHOOL OF OKLAHOMA HS (Location: 11601 JEFFORDS AVE SUITE 200, Grades: 9-12, Charter school)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Choctaw:

  • INDIAN MERIDIAN ES (Students: 618, Location: 1865 SOUTH INDIAN MERIDIAN, Grades: PK-2)
  • CHOCTAW MS (Students: 604, Location: 14667 NORTHEAST THIRD STREET, Grades: 6-8)
  • NICOMA PARK MS (Students: 476, Location: 1321 HICKMAN AVENUE, Grades: 6-8)
  • L. W. WESTFALL ES (Students: 463, Location: 13239 NORTHEAST 10TH STREET, Grades: PK-5)
  • JAMES GRIFFITH INTERMEDIATE ES (Students: 431, Location: 1861 SOUTH INDIAN MERIDIAN, Grades: 3-5)
  • NICOMA PARK ES (Students: 410, Location: 1200 NORTH HICKMAN AVENUE, Grades: PK-2)
  • CHOCTAW ES (Students: 372, Location: 14663 NORTHEAST THIRD STREET, Grades: PK-5)
  • OKLA. VIRTUAL CHARTER ACAD MS (Location: 11601 JEFFORDS AVE SUITE 100, Grades: 6-8, Charter school)
  • INSIGHT SCHOOL OF OKLAHOMA MS (Location: 11601 JEFFORDS AVE SUITE 200, Grades: 7-8, Charter school)
  • NICOMA PARK INTERMEDIATE ES (Location: 1318 HICKMAN AVENUE, Grades: 3-5)
See full list of schools located in Choctaw

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Choctaw: World Bible Church (A), Midwest Regional Emergency Medical Services Station 31 (B), Choctaw Fire Department Station 1 (C), Choctaw Fire Department Station 3 (D), Choctaw Fire Department Station 2 (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Choctaw Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Choctaw include: Woods Community Baptist Church (A), Trinity Bible Baptist Church (B), First Baptist Church (C), Choctaw Road Baptist Church (D), Choctaw Pentecostal Holiness Church (E), Choctaw Free Will Baptist Church (F), Choctaw Church of God (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Southview Cemetery (1), Choctaw Elmwood Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Oknoname 6 Reservoir (A), Oknoname 23 Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Ryan Merriman - (born 1983), actor, Andrew Mitchell (American football) - Football player, Josh Blackburn - Ice hockey goaltender.

Oklahoma County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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

CHOCTAW (Population served: 3,926, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JUL-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-02-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-02-2013), St AO (w/penalty) issued (OCT-23-2013), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2013)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-23-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-23-2013), St AO (w/penalty) issued (OCT-23-2013), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2013)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between MAY-2010 and JUL-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between MAY-2010 and JUL-2010, Contaminant: TTHM
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between FEB-2010 and APR-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5)
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
  • 9 other older monitoring violations
HILLCREST MHP (Address: 13731 N.E. 23rd , Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-25-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-25-2006), St Public Notif received (OCT-18-2006), St Compliance achieved (OCT-20-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In SEP-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-27-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-27-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-23-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-09-2010)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
HILLTOP MHP (Address: 13731 N.E. 23Rd. , Population served: 125, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 33 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.7 people
Oklahoma:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

78.5%
Whole state:

66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.7%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
74 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the intellectually disabled in 2000
28 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Choctaw (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Choctaw Branch at 14483 N.E. 23rd Street, branch established on 1974/09/03. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Arvest Bank: Choctaw Branch at 14900 South East 29th Street, branch established on 1999/02/26. Info updated 2010/11/29: Bank assets: $12,520.8 mil, Deposits: $10,446.2 mil, headquarters in Fayetteville, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 241 total offices, Holding Company: Arvest Bank Group, Inc.
  • First National Bank: Choctaw Branch at 16365 N.E. 23rd Street, branch established on 1998/05/18. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $432.0 mil, Deposits: $371.1 mil, headquarters in Midwest City, OK, positive income, 8 total offices, Holding Company: First Midwest Acquisition Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Choctaw:

Marital status in Choctaw, OK
  • Never married: 22.6%
  • Now married: 58.5%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 12.8%

For population 25 years and over in Choctaw:

  • High school or higher: 91.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Oklahoma average:

11.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Choctaw
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Choctaw, OK (based on Oklahoma County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant325,241609
Mainline Protestant83,693122
Catholic61,31827
Other26,58773
Black Protestant22,34664
Orthodox1,80710
None197,641-
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: 195
Oklahoma County:

2.79 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 12
This county:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 29
Here:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 163
This county:

2.33 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 566
Here:

8.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.89 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Oklahoma County:

9.8%
State:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Oklahoma County:

27.9%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Choctaw:

49.8%
Oklahoma:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.1%
Oklahoma:

44.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
Oklahoma:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.8%
Oklahoma:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Choctaw:

9.8%
Oklahoma:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Choctaw:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

36.7%
Oklahoma:

33.8%

General health condition:
This city:

56.1%
Oklahoma:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Choctaw:

78.4%
State:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Choctaw, 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
Police Protection - Officers 12$34,372$34,3721$848
Other Government Administration 10$16,519$19,8230$0
Other and Unallocable 9$24,028$32,0370$0
Judicial and Legal 5$5,435$13,0440$0
Firefighters 5$15,420$37,0080$0
Streets and Highways 4$7,562$22,6860$0
Water Supply 2$4,570$27,4201$70
Parks and Recreation 2$3,478$20,8680$0
Sewerage 2$3,918$23,5080$0
Financial Administration 2$6,490$38,9400$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 53$121,792$27,5762$918

Choctaw government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $932,000 ($74.42)
    Water Utilities: $677,000 ($54.06)
    Regular Highways: $390,000 ($31.14)
    Parks and Recreation: $103,000 ($8.22)
    Central Staff Services: $52,000 ($4.15)
    Police Protection: $25,000 ($2.00)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($0.24)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $1,221,000 ($97.49)
    Police Protection: $866,000 ($69.15)
    General - Other: $796,000 ($63.56)
    Solid Waste Management: $670,000 ($53.50)
    Water Utilities: $498,000 ($39.76)
    Local Fire Protection: $435,000 ($34.73)
    Sewerage: $383,000 ($30.58)
    Regular Highways: $369,000 ($29.46)
    Parks and Recreation: $254,000 ($20.28)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $31,000 ($2.48)
    Housing and Community Development: $22,000 ($1.76)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $455,000 ($36.33)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $17,000 ($1.36)
    General - Other: $8,000 ($0.64)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($0.56)
    Sewerage: $2,000 ($0.16)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,696,000 ($135.42)

Choctaw government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $680,000 ($54.30)
    Sewerage: $579,000 ($46.23)
    Parks and Recreation: $102,000 ($8.14)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $30,000 ($2.40)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $45,000 ($3.59)
    Highways: $21,000 ($1.68)
    General Local Government Support: $2,000 ($0.16)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $220,000 ($17.57)
    General Revenue - Other: $48,000 ($3.83)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($0.16)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $668,000 ($53.34)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $80,000 ($6.39)
    General Local Government Support: $39,000 ($3.11)
    Other: $4,000 ($0.32)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,759,000 ($220.30)
    Public Utilities Sales: $447,000 ($35.69)
    Property: $248,000 ($19.80)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $70,000 ($5.59)

Choctaw government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,337,000 ($745.53)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,940,000 ($713.83)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $7,727,000 ($616.98)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $7,727,000 ($616.98)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $967,000 ($77.21)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $570,000 ($45.51)

Choctaw government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,014,000 ($80.96)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,798,000 ($223.41)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,966,000 ($636.06)

6.79% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($57,007 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.79%
Oklahoma average:

7.30%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($503 average AGI)
Oklahoma County:

0.06%
Oklahoma average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Cleveland County, OK  1.17% ($43,789 average AGI)
from Canadian County, OK  0.63% ($90,253)
from Tulsa County, OK  0.25% ($56,363)


7.09% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($53,583 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.09%
Oklahoma average:

7.47%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($609 average AGI)
Oklahoma County:

0.08%
Oklahoma average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Cleveland County, OK  1.31% ($43,203 average AGI)
to Canadian County, OK  0.81% ($57,436)
to Logan County, OK  0.25% ($67,898)
Businesses in Choctaw, OK
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Little Caesars Pizza1
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Blockbuster1Nike1
CVS1SONIC Drive-In1
Curves1Subway1
FedEx1True Value1

Strongest AM radio stations in Choctaw:

  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KTOK (1000 AM; 5 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKY (930 AM; 5 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWLS (640 AM; 5 kW; MOORE, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTLR (890 AM; daytime; 1 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: TYLER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KQCV (800 AM; 3 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KVSP (1140 AM; daytime; 1 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: PERRY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KEBC (1340 AM; 1 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KOCY (1560 AM; 1 kW; CHICKASHA, OK; Owner: TYLER ENTERPRISES, L.L.C.)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KREF (1400 AM; 1 kW; NORMAN, OK; Owner: FOX BROADCASTING CO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Choctaw:

  • KMGL (104.1 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KHBZ-FM (94.7 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KTST (101.9 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KYIS (98.9 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KATT-FM (100.5 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KJYO (102.7 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KXXY-FM (96.1 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRXO (107.7 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF NV)
  • KOMA-FM (92.5 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF NV)
  • KCSC (90.1 FM; EDMOND, OK; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL OKLAHOMA)
  • KYLV (88.9 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K246AF (97.1 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: MICHAEL A. BROOKS / DBA JIME'NEZ COM)
  • KOKF (90.9 FM; EDMOND, OK; Owner: R.D.M BROADCASTING ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KKNG-FM (93.3 FM; NEWCASTLE, OK; Owner: TYLER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K259AM (99.7 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: THE LOVE STATION, INC.)
  • KROU (105.7 FM; SPENCER, OK; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA)
  • KKWD (97.9 FM; EDMOND, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KQCV-FM (95.1 FM; SHAWNEE, OK; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KGOU (106.3 FM; NORMAN, OK; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA)
  • KTUZ-FM (106.7 FM; OKARCHE, OK; Owner: TYLER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Choctaw:

  • KWTV (Channel 9; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: GRIFFIN ENTITIES, L.L.C.)
  • KOCO-TV (Channel 5; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: OHIO/OKLAHOMA HEARST- ARGYLE TELEVISION)
  • KOKH-TV (Channel 25; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: KOKH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KOCB (Channel 34; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: KOCB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KETA-TV (Channel 13; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KOPX (Channel 62; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: PAXSON OKLAHOMA CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFOR-TV (Channel 4; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • KSBI (Channel 52; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY CO.)
  • KTBO-TV (Channel 14; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF OKLAHOMA CITY, INC.)
  • KDSA-LP (Channel 11; NORMAN, OK; Owner: DAY STAR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K69EK (Channel 69; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: ARKANSAS MEDIA, L.L.C.)
  • KXOC-LP (Channel 54; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY CO.)
  • KQOK (Channel 30; SHAWNEE, OK; Owner: SHAWNEE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOHC-LP (Channel 7; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KCHM-LP (Channel 59; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLHO-LP (Channel 17; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: ARACELIS ORTIZ, EXECUTRIX OF THE ESTATE OF CARLOS ORTIZ)
  • K30EC (Channel 30; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KKCC-LP (Channel 19; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: EICB-TV, LLC)
  • KTOU-LP (Channel 21; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
Choctaw fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Choctaw fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 28Number of bridges
  • 282ft / 86.4mTotal length
  • $32,682,000Total costs
  • 83,074Total average daily traffic
  • 6,025Total average daily truck traffic
  • 131,256Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Choctaw, OK - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 91930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 11960-1969
  • 71970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Choctaw, OK
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 5 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED132$146,50782$135,145307$155,54081$27,37931$108,7348$32,343
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$153,3236$104,22026$145,4698$56,3981$78,3103$37,153
APPLICATIONS DENIED17$116,74517$132,740112$140,15828$35,6157$96,1496$63,393
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN11$110,9874$110,36879$159,8666$62,0731$42,9800$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$131,3772$151,72514$119,6551$123,8701$101,9301$35,440

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1087.03 , 1087.06, 1088.01, 1088.02, 1088.04, 1090.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 5 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED20$187,97312$180,912
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$225,3054$173,535
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$214,3350$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$211,320
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1087.03 , 1087.06, 1088.01, 1088.02, 1088.04, 1090.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Choctaw, OK
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Choctaw, OK - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 115. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 234 took place in 2009, and the least - 60 in 2002. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Choctaw, OK When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (62.2%), and Structure Fires (26.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Choctaw, OK
    • 1,21362.2%Outside Fires
    • 50626.0%Structure Fires
    • 1859.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 452.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Choctaw, OK
Most common first names in Choctaw, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James7473.6 years
William6372.7 years
John5275.1 years
Mary4573.6 years
Charles4069.6 years
Robert3969.7 years
George2475.9 years
Roy2474.2 years
Dorothy2172.9 years
Ruth1878.6 years
Most common last names in Choctaw, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4171.6 years
Jones2577.2 years
Brown2478.4 years
Williams2178.1 years
Anderson1877.8 years
Lewis1773.6 years
Johnson1670.7 years
Davis1674.6 years
Wilson1574.5 years
Moore1575.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Choctaw, OK
  • 44.9%Electricity
  • 44.5%Utility gas
  • 8.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Wood
  • 0.5%Other fuel
  • 0.2%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Choctaw, OK
  • 54.8%Utility gas
  • 36.5%Electricity
  • 7.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%No fuel used


Choctaw compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below 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 above state average.

Choctaw on our top lists:

  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of robberies per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded (population 1,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant adherents"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant congregations"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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