Dennis, Oklahoma

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Population in 2010: 195. Population change since 2000: +5.4%
Males: 94  (48.3%)
Females: 101  (51.7%)
Median resident age:  28.0 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.4 years

Zip code: 74346

Estimated median household income in 2016: $54,171 (it was $38,542 in 2000)
Dennis:

$54,171
OK:

$49,176

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $12,680 (it was $14,366 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $153,763 (it was $85,800 in 2000)
Dennis:

$153,763
OK:

$132,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $188,704; Detached houses: $229,574; Townhouses or other attached units: $251,583; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $102,744; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $306,745; Mobile homes: $68,210; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $10,858

Median gross rent in 2016: $902.

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    • 16685.1%White alone
    • 2512.8%American Indian alone
    • 31.5%Two or more races
    • 10.5%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Dennis: 80.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (5.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 880 feet

Land area: 4.52 square miles.

Population density: 43 people per square mile   (very low).

Dennis, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Dennis:

  • High school or higher: 82.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 46.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dennis CDP:

  • Never married: 25.4%
  • Now married: 57.5%
  • Separated: 7.7%
  • Widowed: 9.3%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $266 (0.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $243 (0.3%)

Dennis satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, AR (50.5 miles , pop. 58,047).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (66.5 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (281.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Zena, OK (1.1 miles) , Cleora, OK (2.0 miles ), Drowning Creek, OK (2.2 miles) , Grove, OK (2.3 miles ), Bernice, OK (2.5 miles ), White Water, OK (2.8 miles) , Copeland, OK (2.9 miles ), Deer Lick, OK (2.9 miles) .

Latitude: 36.54 N, Longitude: 94.86 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 918

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

4.6%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Utilities (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (57%)
  • Accommodation and food services (43%)
  • 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
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair 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%)
  • 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 Dennis, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Dennis-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 134% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.9 miles away from the Dennis place center injured 59 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/24/1975, a category F4 tornado 25.1 miles away from the place center killed 3 people and injured 22 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dennis-area historical earthquake activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 73% 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 175.7 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 176.3 miles away from Dennis 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 157.6 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 260.9 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 279.7 miles away from Dennis 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 297.7 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 Delaware County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 5

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Dennis:

  • GROVE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; GROVE, OK)
  • GOOD SHEPHERD HOSPICE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; GROVE, OK)
  • GROVE GENERAL HOSPITAL SNF (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GROVE, OK)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; GROVE, OK)
  • BETTY ANN NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GROVE, OK)
  • GRAND LAKE VILLA (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GROVE, OK)
  • TRINITY LIFECARE (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; GROVE, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dennis:

  • Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (about 24 miles; Miami, OK; Full-time enrollment: 2,075)
  • John Brown University (about 30 miles; Siloam Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,097)
  • Crowder College (about 34 miles; Neosho, MO; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 41 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • Northeastern State University (about 44 miles; Tahlequah, OK; FT enrollment: 6,895)
  • Missouri Southern State University (about 45 miles; Joplin, MO; FT enrollment: 4,456)
  • Rogers State University (about 46 miles; Claremore, OK; FT enrollment: 3,482)

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Notable location: Zena Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Delaware County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 35.7%
(60.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.5% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.1 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  66.7%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.4%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 2.2% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
Oklahoma average:

11.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Dennis CDP (based on Delaware County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,39977
Mainline Protestant2,0316
Other6604
Catholic1901
None25,207-
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
Delaware County:

1.24 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Delaware County:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Delaware County:

4.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 25
Here:

6.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.1%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Delaware County:

30.0%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Dennis:

41.7%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Dennis:

41.1%
State:

44.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.2
Oklahoma:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Dennis:

24.5%
Oklahoma:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.1%
Oklahoma:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

24.9%
Oklahoma:

33.8%

General health condition:
Here:

53.4%
Oklahoma:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.4%
Oklahoma:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Dennis, OK Residents

7.57% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,089 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.57%
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 Benton County, AR  0.88% ($38,813 average AGI)
from Ottawa County, OK  0.80% ($27,351)
from Tulsa County, OK  0.66% ($49,438)


7.19% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,033 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.19%
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  0.85% ($30,971 average AGI)
to Ottawa County, OK  0.66% ($24,658)
to Tulsa County, OK  0.61% ($33,466)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dennis:

  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KUOA (1290 AM; 5 kW; SILOAM SPRINGS, AR; Owner: KUOA, INC.)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KURM (790 AM; 5 kW; ROGERS, AR; Owner: KERM, INC)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KOCR (1310 AM; 5 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KVIS (910 AM; 1 kW; MIAMI, OK; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dennis:

  • KITO-FM (96.1 FM; VINITA, OK; Owner: DLB BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KGVE (99.3 FM; GROVE, OK; Owner: CALEB CORPORATION)
  • KURM-FM (100.3 FM; SOUTHWEST CITY, MO; Owner: KERM, INC.)
  • KGND (107.5 FM; KETCHUM, OK; Owner: NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA BROADCAST NETWORK)
  • KQLL-FM (106.1 FM; OWASSO, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSYN (92.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIXQ (102.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBVA (106.5 FM; BELLA VISTA, AR; Owner: GAYLA JOY HENDREN)
  • KLRC (101.1 FM; SILOAM SPRINGS, AR; Owner: JOHN BROWN UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Dennis:

  • KELF-LP (Channel 43; GROVE, OK; Owner: TONY RUSSELL BICKEL)
  • KTUL (Channel 8; TULSA, OK; Owner: KTUL, LLC)
  • KOTV (Channel 6; TULSA, OK; Owner: GRIFFIN LICENSING, L.L.C.)
  • K09VM (Channel 9; ANDERSON, ETC., MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • KODE-TV (Channel 12; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOZJ (Channel 26; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 11m36ftTotal length
  • $2,818,000Total costs
  • 1,080Total average daily traffic
  • 155Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,728Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (68%)
  • Utility gas (18%)
  • Wood (13%)

Dennis compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly 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.
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