Corn, Oklahoma

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Population in 2013: 502 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -15.1%
 
Males: 206  (41.1%)
Females: 296  (58.9%)
Median resident age:  50.4 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.2 years

Zip codes: 73024.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $44,561 (it was $31,154 in 2000)
Corn:

$44,561
OK:

$45,690

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,116 (it was $15,632 in 2000)

Corn town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $68,371 (it was $41,200 in 2000)
Corn:

$68,371
OK:

$116,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $106,328; Detached houses: $86,750; Mobile homes: $272,192

Median gross rent in 2013: $579.

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  • Races in Corn, OK (2010)

    Corn races chart
    • 45790.9%White alone
    • 326.4%Hispanic
    • 71.4%American Indian alone
    • 61.2%Two or more races
    • 10.2%Black alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Corn: 79.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (28.7%), English (13.0%), Irish (8.5%), United States (6.1%), Russian (3.7%), Dutch (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1570 feet

Land area: 0.36 square miles.

Population density: 1,385 people per square mile   (low).

Corn,OK real estate house value index trend

Corn, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Corn:

  • High school or higher: 86.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.5%
  • Unemployed: 1.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Corn town:

  • Never married: 19.5%
  • Now married: 49.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 20.7%
  • Divorced: 10.5%

15 residents are foreign born (3.3% Latin America).

This town:

3.3%
Oklahoma:

5.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $313 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $329 (0.5%)

Corn satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lawton, OK (57.1 miles , pop. 92,757).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (70.7 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (211.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Northeast Washita, OK (2.0 miles ), Colony, OK (2.5 miles) , Southeast Washita, OK (2.9 miles ), Bessie, OK (3.4 miles) , Weatherford, OK (3.4 miles ), Central Washita, OK (3.5 miles ), New Cordell, OK (3.6 miles ), Eakly, OK (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $153,000

Latitude: 35.38 N, Longitude: 98.78 W

Area code: 580

Corn household income distribution Corn home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.4%
Oklahoma:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +43 (+7.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (16%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (43%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (22%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Corn, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Corn, Oklahoma average temperatures Corn, Oklahoma average precipitation Corn, Oklahoma humidity Corn, Oklahoma wind speed Corn, Oklahoma snowfall Corn, Oklahoma sunshine Corn, Oklahoma clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Corn-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 167% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/25/1962, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.6 miles away from the Corn town center injured 9 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/22/1981, a category F4 tornado 23.7 miles away from the town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Corn-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 65% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 198.1 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 46.2 miles away from Corn center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 132.1 miles away from the city 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 79.1 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 142.0 miles away from Corn center
On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 103.3 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 Washita County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Winter Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Ice Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Corn topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Corn:

  • CORN HERITAGE VILLAGE (106 WEST ADAMS)
  • MENNONITE BRETHREN HOME FOR AGED (207 S DEWEY)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Corn:

  • HEALTHWATCH HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; WEATHERFORD, OK)
  • TRINITY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; WEATHERFORD, OK)
  • WEATHERFORD NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; WEATHERFORD, OK)
  • ENCOMPASS HOME HEALTH OF WESTERN OKLAHOMA (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; WEATHERFORD, OK)
  • CORN HERITAGE VILLAGE OF WEATHERFORD (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; WEATHERFORD, OK)
  • CORDELL CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; CORDELL, OK)
  • CORDELL MANOR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; CORDELL, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Corn:

  • Southwestern Oklahoma State University (about 12 miles; Weatherford, OK; Full-time enrollment: 4,126)
  • Cameron University (about 57 miles; Lawton, OK; FT enrollment: 4,695)
  • Western Oklahoma State College (about 59 miles; Altus, OK; FT enrollment: 2,054)
  • Southern Nazarene University (about 66 miles; Bethany, OK; FT enrollment: 2,064)
  • Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City (about 68 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 4,784)
  • Mid-America Christian University (about 68 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,869)
  • Oklahoma City Community College (about 69 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 8,904)

Public high school in Corn:

Private high school in Corn:

  • CORN BIBLE ACADEMY (Students: 87; Location: 208 N REIMER; Grades: 7 - 12)

Public elementary/middle school in Corn:

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Notable location: Corn Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Washita 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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Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2004 was 22.0. This is significantly better than average.

City:

22.0
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 18.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.4
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 8.80. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.80
U.S.:

9.14

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

CORN PWA (Population served: 591, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (DEC-06-2012), St Public Notif requested (DEC-06-2012), St Public Notif received (JAN-16-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (MAR-19-2010), St Public Notif requested (MAR-19-2010), St AO (w/penalty) issued (MAY-05-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-28-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-25-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (FEB-03-2010), St Public Notif requested (FEB-03-2010), St AO (w/penalty) issued (MAY-05-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-28-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-25-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (AUG-19-2009), St Public Notif requested (AUG-19-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-21-2010), St AO (w/penalty) issued (MAY-05-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-28-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-25-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUL-28-2009), St Public Notif requested (JUL-28-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-21-2010), St AO (w/penalty) issued (MAY-05-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-28-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-25-2011)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (AUG-12-2008), St Public Notif requested (AUG-12-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from SEP-23-2008 to JAN-22-2009), St Public Notif received (FEB-25-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-21-2010), St AO (w/penalty) issued (MAY-05-2010), St Compliance achieved (JAN-25-2011)
  • 3 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - In APR-02-2008, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.4%
(15.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.9% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  62.8%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  1.6%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported
85 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
92 people in nursing homes in 2000

Corn 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 below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Oklahoma average:

11.2

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (65%)
  • Electricity (30%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Corn town (based on Washita County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,64131
Mainline Protestant1,0847
Catholic811
None3,823-
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: 2
Washita County:

1.72 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Washita County:

1.72 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

6.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.5%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Washita County:

26.1%
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
Financial Administration 1$3,224$38,6880$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$220
Other and Unallocable 3$8,079$32,3160$0
Totals for Government 4$11,303$33,9095$220

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

  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $130,000 ($258.96)
    Financial Administration: $119,000 ($237.05)
    Water Utilities: $55,000 ($109.56)
    Solid Waste Management: $35,000 ($69.72)
    Sewerage: $20,000 ($39.84)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($1.99)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $70,000 ($139.44)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $32,000 ($63.75)
    Sewerage: $18,000 ($35.86)
    All Other: $1,000 ($1.99)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $21,000 ($41.83)
    Interest Earnings: $7,000 ($13.94)
    Rents: $3,000 ($5.98)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $133,000 ($264.94)
    Water Utilities: $70,000 ($139.44)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $9,000 ($17.93)
    General Support: $5,000 ($9.96)
    Highways: $5,000 ($9.96)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $22,000 ($43.82)
    Public Utilities: $7,000 ($13.94)
    NEC: $2,000 ($3.98)

Corn government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $237,000 ($472.11)

8.49% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,276 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.49%
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 Beckham County, OK  1.63% ($35,435 average AGI)
from Custer County, OK  1.53% ($43,603)
from Kiowa County, OK  0.40% ($24,467)


9.21% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,528 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.21%
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 Custer County, OK  1.99% ($38,237 average AGI)
to Beckham County, OK  1.88% ($37,694)
to Oklahoma County, OK  0.73% ($41,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Corn:

  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KJON (850 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ANADARKO, OK; Owner: CARROLLTON BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, LP)
  • KCLI (1320 AM; 1 kW; CLINTON, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KWEY (1590 AM; 1 kW; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WWLS (640 AM; 5 kW; MOORE, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • WKY (930 AM; 5 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCAF (990 AM; 10 kW; FARMERSVILLE, TX; Owner: RENAISSANCE RADIO, INC.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)

Strongest FM radio stations in Corn:

  • KRMP (103.5 FM; ANADARKO, OK; Owner: PERRY BROADCASTING OF SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA, INC.)
  • KWEY-FM (97.3 FM; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KCDL (99.3 FM; CORDELL, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KQMX (95.5 FM; CLINTON, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC)
  • KYCU (89.1 FM; CLINTON, OK; Owner: CAMERON UNIVERSITY)
  • KAYM (90.5 FM; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • K216FR (91.1 FM; CLINTON, OK; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KTIJ (98.5 FM; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: FUCHS RADIO, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Corn:

  • K17DH (Channel 17; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K20DX (Channel 20; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K22ED (Channel 22; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • KWTV (Channel 9; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: GRIFFIN ENTITIES, L.L.C.)
  • K41DS (Channel 41; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K59GE (Channel 39; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • E Edge Of Town (Lat: 35.380000 Lon: -98.773889), Type: 30.4, Overall height: 30.4 m
    Registrant: 9158961037, Kenb@wcc.Net

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 2 Blks W Of Us Po Cor House On N Side Of St (Lat: 35.371722 Lon: -98.785639), Call Sign: WYJ236, Licensee ID: L00125908
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.620 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/18/2004, Expiration Date: 07/21/2014
    Registrant: Bergman, Alvina

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • CORNELEVATOR, 509 West Main Street (Lat: 35.378389 Lon: -98.788167), Type: Silo, Structure height: 34.1 m, Call Sign: WQOF290
    Assigned Frequencies: 11405.0 MHz, 11365.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz, 11405.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/07/2011, Expiration Date: 09/07/2021, Certifier: Ryan Sawatzky
    Registrant: Flash-Link Internet Services, LLC, 251 South Highway 44, Burns Flat, OK 73624, Phone: (580) 562-4803, Fax: (580) 347-2231, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: K5JZW, Previous Call Sign: N5DAN
    Grant Date: 08/12/1996, Expiration Date: 08/12/2006, Cancellation Date: 08/13/2008
    Registrant: Eugene H Reimer, 307 W Lincoln Rt 1 Box 2a, Corn, OK 73024
  • Call Sign: W0EKV, Previous Call Sign: KC5AGX
    Grant Date: 08/14/1996, Expiration Date: 08/14/2006, Cancellation Date: 08/15/2008
    Registrant: Milton P Anderson, Rt 1 Box 15, Corn, OK 73024

Most common first names in Corn, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Henry2085.3 years
Anna1690.0 years
John1182.2 years
Peter884.7 years
Helen785.6 years
Marie790.7 years
Mary688.2 years
Martha684.0 years
Cornelius687.0 years
Lydia686.0 years
Most common last names in Corn, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Reimer2480.8 years
Kroeker1584.3 years
Vogt1581.9 years
Schmidt1385.1 years
Flaming1285.0 years
Sawatzky1185.1 years
Thiessen989.6 years
Kliewer881.5 years
Leppke783.1 years
Hinz786.3 years
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