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Population in 2012: 441 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -16.3%
 

Males: 234  (53.2%)
Females: 207  (46.8%)

Median resident age:  44.0 years
Oklahoma median age:  37.0 years

Zip codes: 73537.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $28,379 (it was $21,806 in 2000)
Eldorado:

$28,379
OK:

$44,312
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $21,399

Eldorado town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $34,455 (it was $30,900 in 2000)
Eldorado:

$34,455
OK:

$114,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $39,052; Detached houses: $39,155; Mobile homes: $37,522

Median gross rent in 2012: $377.

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  • White alone - 318 (71.3%)
  • Hispanic - 89 (20.0%)
  • Two or more races - 26 (5.8%)
  • Black alone - 6 (1.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 6 (1.3%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.2%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Eldorado: 80.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (25.3%), English (10.9%), German (9.0%), United States (5.2%), Dutch (3.6%), Scotch-Irish (3.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1457 feet

Land area: 0.77 square miles.

Population density: 571 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Eldorado:

  • High school or higher: 69.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 10.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Eldorado town:

  • Never married: 16.4%
  • Now married: 55.8%
  • Separated: 7.8%
  • Widowed: 9.8%
  • Divorced: 10.1%

30 residents are foreign born

This town:  7.3%
Oklahoma:  5.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $199 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $199 (0.7%)

Eldorado satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lawton, OK (70.8 miles , pop. 92,757).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (138.7 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (201.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: West Jackson, OK (2.7 miles) , Quanah, TX (3.7 miles ), Olustee, OK (3.7 miles ), East Duke, OK (3.7 miles ), Gould, OK (3.9 miles ), Elmer, OK (4.1 miles) , Chillicothe, TX (4.1 miles ), Goodlett, TX (4.1 miles) .

Latitude: 34.47 N, Longitude: 99.65 W

Area code: 580

Eldorado household income distribution Eldorado home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.2%
Oklahoma:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -51 (-8.8%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (27%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (15%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Educational services (39%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Public administration (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (10%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (11%)
  • Cashiers (11%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (10%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Eldorado-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 184% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/10/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 34.2 miles away from the Eldorado town center killed 11 people and injured 68 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/1/1954, a category F4 tornado 34.3 miles away from the town center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Eldorado-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Oklahoma state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 73.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/8/2002 at 16:07:13, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 75.4 miles away from Eldorado center
On 10/7/2007 at 13:54:21, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, 2.7 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 28.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1997 at 09:08:55, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 62.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/5/1995 at 05:31:16, a magnitude 3.0 (2.8 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 61.4 miles away from Eldorado center
On 11/23/1996 at 10:54:18, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 62.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jackson County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Winter Storms: 8, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Eldorado topographic map

Birthplace of: W. A. Criswell - Southern Baptist clergyman, Ralph W. Cousins - Admiral.


Hospitals/medical centers near Eldorado:

  • HARDEMAN COUNTY HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; QUANAH, TX)
  • HARDEMAN COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 14 miles away; QUANAH, TX)
  • QUANAH PARKER NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; QUANAH, TX)

Political contributions by individuals in Eldorado, OK

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Eldorado:

  • Cameron University (about 70 miles; Lawton, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,904)
  • Midwestern State University (about 77 miles; Wichita Falls, TX; FT enrollment: 4,383)
  • Southwestern Oklahoma State University (about 91 miles; Weatherford, OK; FT enrollment: 4,054)
  • West Texas A & M University (about 134 miles; Canyon, TX; FT enrollment: 5,251)
  • Oklahoma City Community College (about 134 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 5,513)
  • Amarillo College (about 135 miles; Amarillo, TX; FT enrollment: 3,610)
  • University of Oklahoma Norman Campus (about 136 miles; Norman, OK; FT enrollment: 19,159)

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Notable locations in Eldorado: Eldorado Emergency Medical Services (A), Eldorado Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Eldorado include: United Methodist Church (A), Church of Christ (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

 
Jackson 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 Eldorado and their reported violations in the past:

ELDORADO (Population served: 527, Purch_groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2003, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-06-2003), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-06-2003), St Compliance achieved (MAY-26-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 12 routine major monitoring violations

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 20.5%
(16.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 30.8% for other race residents, 23.5% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  65.6%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.7%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Eldorado, OK

Eldorado compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.


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Banks with branches in Eldorado (2011 data):

  • Stockmans Bank: Stockmans Branch at 500 State Hwy 6, branch established on 2009/03/16. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $132.1 mil, Deposits: $120.2 mil, headquarters in Altus, OK, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Reeves Bancshares, Inc.

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School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Eldorado travel time to work - commute


Eldorado mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (81%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Eldorado town (based on Jackson County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 85.82%
Here85.8%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchChurches of ChristAssemblies of God
Adherents55.6%18.2%7.9%4.9%3.0%
Congregations25.0%13.3%1.7%16.7%8.3%
NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchAmerican Baptist AssociationChristian Church (Disciples of Christ) Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentOther
Adherents1.8%1.5%1.4%1.2%4.4%
Congregations1.7%8.3%1.7%1.7%21.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Jackson County:

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

0.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Jackson County:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Jackson County:

5.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

6.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.4%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Jackson County:

30.5%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
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$400
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$475
Police Protection - Officers 1$2,042$24,5041$180
Sewerage 1$1,962$23,5440$0
Water Supply 1$1,581$18,9720$0
Electric Power 1$2,440$29,2800$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$190
Totals for Government 4$8,025$24,07510$1,245

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $228,000 ($517.01)
    Central Staff Services: $221,000 ($501.13)
    Electric Utilities: $78,000 ($176.87)
    General - Other: $62,000 ($140.59)
    Sewerage: $5,000 ($11.34)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $142,000 ($322.00)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $47,000 ($106.58)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $22,000 ($49.89)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($11.34)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $273,000 ($619.05)
    Water Utilities: $87,000 ($197.28)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $62,000 ($140.59)
    Highways: $4,000 ($9.07)
    General Support: $1,000 ($2.27)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $29,000 ($65.76)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $126,000 ($285.71)

10.35% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,575 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.35%
Oklahoma average:

8.21%

0.92% of residents moved from foreign countries ($3,468 average AGI)
Jackson County:

0.92%
Oklahoma average:

0.15%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Oklahoma County, OK  0.37% ($23,912 average AGI)
from Comanche County, OK  0.33% ($25,167)
from Greer County, OK  0.30% ($26,741)


12.20% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,056 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.20%
Oklahoma average:

7.91%

1.15% of residents moved to foreign countries ($3,132 average AGI)
Jackson County:

1.15%
Oklahoma average:

0.09%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Oklahoma County, OK  0.59% ($32,255 average AGI)
to Comanche County, OK  0.39% ($25,917)
to Bexar County, TX  0.32% ($39,700)

Strongest AM radio stations in Eldorado:

  • KVDL (1150 AM; 1 kW; QUANAH, TX; Owner: NELLIE DEAN AND MARTIN C. LEIJA, SR.)
  • KCAF (990 AM; 10 kW; FARMERSVILLE, TX; Owner: RENAISSANCE RADIO, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KWHW (1450 AM; 1 kW; ALTUS, OK; Owner: ALTUS RADIO, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Eldorado:

  • KRKZ (93.5 FM; ALTUS, OK; Owner: ALTUS RADIO, INC.)
  • KIXC-FM (100.9 FM; QUANAH, TX; Owner: KIXC-FM L.L.C.)
  • KQTZ (105.9 FM; HOBART, OK; Owner: ALTUS RADIO, INC.)
  • KTIJ (98.5 FM; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: FUCHS RADIO, LLC)
  • KEYB (107.9 FM; ALTUS, OK; Owner: ALTUS FM, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Eldorado:

  • K36EV (Channel 36; ALTUS, OK; Owner: COPPER BREAKS TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K45FH (Channel 45; ALTUS, OK; Owner: COPPER BREAKS TV. TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K42FL (Channel 42; ALTUS, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K38FJ (Channel 38; ALTUS, OK; Owner: COPPER BREAKS TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K40FL (Channel 40; ALTUS, OK; Owner: COPPER BREAKS TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K49FE (Channel 49; ALTUS, OK; Owner: COPPER BREAKS TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K53AV (Channel 53; HOLLIS, ETC., OK; Owner: SOUTHWEST TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K51CV (Channel 51; GOULD, OK; Owner: SOUTHWEST TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)

Eldorado fatal accident list:

Mar 1, 1975 08:10 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1



FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • James Falcon, 180 Feet West Of Intersection Of E1770 Road And N1920 Road (Lat: 34.450000 Lon: -99.534722), Type: 104.8, Overall height: 103.9 m
    Registrant: 9564875621, Falcon_j7@hotmail.Com, 2768 PHARMACY ROAD

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 4 Mi W Hwy 283 (Lat: 34.504250 Lon: -99.750361), Call Sign: KNCY473
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.005 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/23/1996, Expiration Date: 02/19/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2002
    Registrant: Weddle Farms, Rt 1, Eldorado, OK 73573, Phone: (405) 633-2516
  • 312 S 8th (Lat: 34.467028 Lon: -99.653694), Call Sign: KYV377, Licensee ID: L01041002
    Assigned Frequencies: 43.3600 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/21/2005, Expiration Date: 07/16/2015
    Registrant: R E Thomason, 312 S 8th St, Eldorado, OK 73537, Phone: (580) 633-2391

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • On Carmel Cemetery Rd, 4 Km S & 13.7 Km E Of (Lat: 34.438944 Lon: -99.502583), Overall height: 146.3 m, Call Sign: KNKG730
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.137 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/17/2009, Expiration Date: 04/01/2019
    Registrant: Trott Communications Group, Inc., 1425 Greenway Drive, #350, Irving, TX 75038, Phone: (972) 580-1911, Fax: (972) 580-0641, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Eldorado)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1452A , Serial Number: 22-559, Year manufactured: 1952, Airworthiness Date: 06/16/1952
    Registrant (Corporation): First State Bank, Po Box 370, Eldorado, OK 73537



Most common first names in Eldorado, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2281.3 years
James1675.8 years
Mary1186.5 years
Robert1075.7 years
Charlie876.4 years
John876.6 years
Ethel777.2 years
Lena683.0 years
Willie583.2 years
Bessie484.5 years
Most common last names in Eldorado, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hankins1080.9 years
Jones978.8 years
Mitchell973.5 years
Gunkel883.6 years
Bynum881.5 years
Walker884.5 years
Weddle875.3 years
Smith782.8 years
Freeman676.5 years
Hill675.0 years
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