Cornish, Oklahoma

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Population in 2014: 158 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.1%
 
Males: 83  (52.6%)
Females: 75  (47.4%)
Median resident age:  33.2 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.4 years

Zip code: 73456

Estimated median household income in 2016: $40,948 (it was $16,000 in 2000)
Cornish:

$40,948
OK:

$49,176

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $14,570 (it was $8,981 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $42,287 (it was $30,800 in 2000)
Cornish:

$42,287
OK:

$132,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $103,331; Detached houses: $132,447; Mobile homes: $29,378

Median gross rent in 2016: $718.

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  • Races in Cornish, OK (2010)

    Cornish races chart
    • 11168.1%White alone
    • 2112.9%American Indian alone
    • 2012.3%Hispanic
    • 95.5%Two or more races
    • 21.2%Asian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cornish: 78.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (11.7%), Irish (3.3%), European (2.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 849 feet

Land area: 0.59 square miles.

Population density: 268 people per square mile   (very low).

Cornish, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Cornish:

  • High school or higher: 74.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 11.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 38.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cornish town:

  • Never married: 34.8%
  • Now married: 51.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 2.7%
  • Divorced: 11.6%

5 residents are foreign born (2.6% Latin America).

This town:

2.6%
Oklahoma:

5.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $394 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $217 (0.6%)

Cornish satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita Falls, TX (55.8 miles , pop. 104,197).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Plano, TX (91.2 miles , pop. 222,030).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (105.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Ringling, OK (1.0 miles ), Healdton, OK (2.8 miles ), Wilson, OK (3.1 miles ), Loco, OK (3.5 miles) , West Love, OK (4.4 miles ), Lone Grove, OK (4.5 miles ), Ratliff City, OK (4.5 miles) , Velma, OK (4.5 miles ).

Latitude: 34.16 N, Longitude: 97.60 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 580

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

5.5%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +11 (+6.8%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (21%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (13%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (10%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (37%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (19%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)

Average climate in Cornish, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Cornish-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 152% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/19/1972, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.3 miles away from the Cornish town center killed 5 people and injured 6 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/10/1979, a category F4 tornado 22.0 miles away from the town center killed 42 people and injured 1740 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cornish-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 74% 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 198.7 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 74.6 miles away from Cornish 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 42.3 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) earthquake occurred 63.4 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 41.3 miles away from Cornish center
On 2/8/2002 at 16:07:13, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 58.6 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 Jefferson County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 11, Tornadoes: 9, Winter Storms: 8, Fires: 2, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cornish topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Cornish:

  • RINGLING NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; RINGLING, OK)
  • GOOD HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; WILSON, OK)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN HOSPICE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; WILSON, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cornish:

  • North Central Texas College (about 46 miles; Gainesville, TX; Full-time enrollment: 6,550)
  • Midwestern State University (about 57 miles; Wichita Falls, TX; FT enrollment: 4,901)
  • Cameron University (about 57 miles; Lawton, OK; FT enrollment: 4,695)
  • Grayson College (about 64 miles; Denison, TX; FT enrollment: 2,496)
  • East Central University (about 68 miles; Ada, OK; FT enrollment: 4,030)
  • Texas Woman's University (about 71 miles; Denton, TX; FT enrollment: 11,837)
  • University of North Texas (about 71 miles; Denton, TX; FT enrollment: 31,694)

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Jefferson 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 2012 was 102. This is worse than average.

City:

102
U.S.:

75

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 37.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

37.3
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 30.0%
(17.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 43.5% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  75.9%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  1.7%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported
10 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.9
Oklahoma average:

11.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Cornish town (based on Jefferson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,95121
Mainline Protestant8684
Catholic351
None618-
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
Jefferson County:

3.20 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Jefferson County:

14.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

6.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.0%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

28.9%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

45.9%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Cornish:

41.5%
State:

44.2%

Average BMI:
Cornish:

29.1
Oklahoma:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.6%
Oklahoma:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.7%
Oklahoma:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Oklahoma:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.3%
State:

33.8%

General health condition:
Here:

52.0%
Oklahoma:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Cornish:

75.8%
Oklahoma:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cornish, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$728
Other Government Administration 0$0 4$204
Totals for Government 0$0 5$932

9.68% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,356 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.68%
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 Stephens County, OK  1.99% ($31,378 average AGI)
from Carter County, OK  1.61% ($25,333)
from Wichita County, TX  0.54% ($27,300)


7.03% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,299 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.03%
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 Stephens County, OK  1.50% ($30,444 average AGI)
to Carter County, OK  1.11% ($31,850)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cornish:

  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • 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.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KCAF (990 AM; 10 kW; FARMERSVILLE, TX; Owner: RENAISSANCE RADIO, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KYNG (950 AM; 10 kW; DENISON-SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KVLH (1470 AM; 1 kW; PAULS VALLEY, OK; Owner: DFWU, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cornish:

  • KWRD-FM (100.7 FM; HIGHLAND VILLAGE, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KICM (97.7 FM; HEALDTON, OK; Owner: ON THE AIR, INC.)
  • KMEO (96.7 FM; FLOWER MOUND, TX; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KKDL (106.7 FM; MUENSTER, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KZMP-FM (101.7 FM; AZLE, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KNOR (93.7 FM; HEALDTON, OK; Owner: AM & PM BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KTCY (104.9 FM; PILOT POINT, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KNIN-FM (92.9 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KESN (103.3 FM; ALLEN, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KRNB (105.7 FM; DECATUR, TX; Owner: SERVICE BROADCASTING I, LTD.)
  • KSOC (94.5 FM; GAINESVILLE, TX; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • KDKR (91.3 FM; DECATUR, TX; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KHCK-FM (99.1 FM; DENTON, TX; Owner: KHCK-FM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KTPW (89.7 FM; SANGER, TX; Owner: RESEARCH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION, INC)
  • KESS-FM (107.9 FM; LEWISVILLE, TX; Owner: KECS-FM LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KKAJ-FM (95.7 FM; ARDMORE, OK; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KYNZ (107.1 FM; LONE GROVE, OK; Owner: CHUCKIE BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Cornish:

  • KXII (Channel 12; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KXII LICENSEE CORP.)
  • K54BB (Channel 54; DUNCAN, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • K32EK (Channel 32; ARDMORE, OK; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY COMPANY)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Cornish)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Hwy 70 5 Mi W (Lat: 34.158417 Lon: -97.676139), Call Sign: WNLQ261, Licensee ID: L00102538
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.262 MHzGrant Date: 03/18/1998, Expiration Date: 05/11/2003, Cancellation Date: 08/10/2003Registrant: Jefferson County Rural Water & Sewer District No 1, Box 97, Hastings, OK 73548, Phone: (405) 965-3161

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • CORNISH, 2.0 Mi Sw Of (Lat: 34.129806 Lon: -97.631667), Overall height: 63.4 m, Call Sign: WOJ33
    Assigned Frequencies: 3750.00 MHz, 3770.00 MHz, 3750.00 MHz, 3770.00 MHz, 3830.00 MHz, 3850.00 MHz, 3830.00 MHz, 3850.00 MHz, 3910.00 MHz, 3930.00 MHz... (+14 more)Grant Date: 02/21/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 02/05/2002Registrant: Mci Worldcom Network Services, Inc, 2270 Lakeside Blvd 2865/642, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 656-5287, Fax: (972) 656-1622, Email:

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (60%)
  • Electricity (38%)

Cornish compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
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