Etowah, Oklahoma

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Population in 2014: 92 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -24.6%
Males: 42  (45.8%)
Females: 50  (54.2%)
Median resident age:  47.3 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.4 years

Zip code: 73068

Estimated median household income in 2016: $45,518 (it was $34,375 in 2000)
Etowah:

$45,518
OK:

$49,176

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $23,366 (it was $10,190 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $116,069 (it was $50,000 in 2000)
Etowah:

$116,069
OK:

$132,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $107,891; Detached houses: $135,424; Mobile homes: $87,613

Median gross rent in 2016: $974.

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  • Races in Etowah, OK (2010)

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    • 8693.5%White alone
    • 33.3%Two or more races
    • 22.2%American Indian alone
    • 11.1%Asian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Etowah: 81.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (22.0%), European (14.6%), American (7.3%), German (4.9%), English (2.4%), French Canadian (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1140 feet

Land area: 2.05 square miles.

Population density: 45 people per square mile   (very low).

Etowah, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Etowah:

  • High school or higher: 84.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 44.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Etowah town:

  • Never married: 29.4%
  • Now married: 45.8%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 14.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $944 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $219 (0.3%)

Etowah satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Norman, OK (15.3 miles , pop. 95,694).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (31.7 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (163.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: East Cleveland, OK (2.3 miles ), Tribbey, OK (2.3 miles ), Slaughterville, OK (2.8 miles ), Pink, OK (2.8 miles ), Macomb, OK (3.0 miles) , Box, OK (3.4 miles ), Lexington, OK (3.5 miles ), Noble, OK (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 35.13 N, Longitude: 97.17 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 405

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

3.3%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +89 (+269.7%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (26%)
  • Public administration (21%)
  • Other services, except public administration (16%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (11%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (11%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Retail trade (25%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (15%)
  • Wholesale trade (10%)
  • Information (10%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (35%)
  • Sales and related occupations (20%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (10%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (10%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

Average climate in Etowah, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Etowah-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 240% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1960, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 16.8 miles away from the Etowah town center killed 5 people and injured 81 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/3/1999, a category F5 tornado 26.3 miles away from the town center killed 36 people and injured 583 people and caused $1000 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Etowah-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 74% 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 53.0 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 252.3 miles away from Etowah 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 34.8 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 74.8 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 35.2 miles away from Etowah center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 219.1 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 Cleveland County (33) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 23
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 15, Floods: 13, Tornadoes: 12, Winter Storms: 9, Fires: 6, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Etowah topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Etowah:

  • NOBLE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; NOBLE, OK)
  • LEXINGTON NURSING HOME, INC. (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; LEXINGTON, OK)
  • LOVING CARE IN HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; NOBLE, OK)
  • BROADWAY LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; LEXINGTON, OK)
  • PURCELL MUNICIPAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; PURCELL, OK)
  • WADLEY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; PURCELL, OK)
  • SUNSET ESTATES OF PURCELL (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; PURCELL, OK)

Amtrak stations near Etowah:

  • 14 miles: PURCELL (EAST MAIN ST. AT RAILROAD) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible.
  • 17 miles: NORMAN (200 S. JONES AVE.)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Etowah:

  • University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus (about 17 miles; Norman, OK; Full-time enrollment: 22,496)
  • Rose State College (about 26 miles; Midwest City, OK; FT enrollment: 4,896)
  • Mid-America Christian University (about 28 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,869)
  • Oklahoma City Community College (about 29 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 8,904)
  • University of Oklahoma-Health Sciences Center (about 31 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,507)
  • Oklahoma City University (about 33 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,547)
  • Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City (about 34 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 4,784)

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Cleveland 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 2013 was 79.7. This is about average.

City:

79.7
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2003 was 0.456. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 22.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.456
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 10.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 22.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.4
U.S.:

6.4

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.83. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.83
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.0119. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0119
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 13.8%
(10.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  62.5%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.0%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
Oklahoma average:

11.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Etowah town (based on Cleveland County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant76,501189
Mainline Protestant19,70022
Catholic9,4795
Other4,42820
Orthodox871
None145,560-
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: 50
Cleveland County:

2.13 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
Cleveland County:

0.72 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 67
Cleveland County:

2.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 161
Here:

6.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.1%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Cleveland County:

28.1%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Etowah:

50.9%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

51.4%
State:

44.2%

Average BMI:
Here:

30.7
Oklahoma:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Etowah:

10.2%
Oklahoma:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.8%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Etowah:

6.7
Oklahoma:

6.8

Overweight people:
Etowah:

36.4%
Oklahoma:

33.8%

General health condition:
Here:

54.0%
Oklahoma:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.3%
Oklahoma:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Etowah, 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

9.62% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,363 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.62%
Oklahoma average:

7.34%

0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($504 average AGI)
Cleveland County:

0.11%
Oklahoma average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Oklahoma County, OK  3.75% ($34,201 average AGI)
from McClain County, OK  0.39% ($37,635)
from Canadian County, OK  0.29% ($41,835)


8.79% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,116 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.79%
Oklahoma average:

7.24%

0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($516 average AGI)
Cleveland County:

0.12%
Oklahoma average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Oklahoma County, OK  3.42% ($32,942 average AGI)
to McClain County, OK  0.36% ($43,721)
to Canadian County, OK  0.30% ($43,287)

Strongest AM radio stations in Etowah:

  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WWLS (640 AM; 5 kW; MOORE, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KREF (1400 AM; 1 kW; NORMAN, OK; Owner: FOX BROADCASTING CO, INC.)
  • KQCV (800 AM; 3 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KGFF (1450 AM; 1 kW; SHAWNEE, OK; Owner: CITIZEN BAND POTAWATOMI INDIAN TRIBE)

Strongest FM radio stations in Etowah:

  • KKNG-FM (93.3 FM; NEWCASTLE, OK; Owner: TYLER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • KMGL (104.1 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KQCV-FM (95.1 FM; SHAWNEE, OK; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • 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.)
  • KATT-FM (100.5 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KYIS (98.9 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • KMSI (88.1 FM; MOORE, OK; Owner: CREATIVE EDUCATIONAL MEDIA CORPORATION, INC.)
  • KGOU (106.3 FM; NORMAN, OK; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA)
  • K207BJ (89.3 FM; NORMAN, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • K246AF (97.1 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: MICHAEL A. BROOKS / DBA JIME'NEZ COM)
  • KCSC (90.1 FM; EDMOND, OK; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL OKLAHOMA)
  • KBLP (105.1 FM; LINDSAY, OK; Owner: SO. CENTRAL OKLA. B/C & ADVERTISING)
  • KYKC (100.1 FM; BYNG, OK; Owner: CENTRAL OKLAHOMA COMMUNICATIONS CO.)
  • K259AM (99.7 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: THE LOVE STATION, INC.)
  • KIRC (105.9 FM; SEMINOLE, OK; Owner: ONE TEN BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Etowah:

  • KDSA-LP (Channel 11; NORMAN, OK; Owner: DAY STAR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KWTV (Channel 9; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: GRIFFIN ENTITIES, L.L.C.)
  • KQOK (Channel 30; SHAWNEE, OK; Owner: SHAWNEE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOCO-TV (Channel 5; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: OHIO/OKLAHOMA HEARST- ARGYLE TELEVISION)
  • KOKH-TV (Channel 25; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: KOKH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KETA-TV (Channel 13; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KOCB (Channel 34; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: KOCB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • KLHO-LP (Channel 17; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: ARACELIS ORTIZ, EXECUTRIX OF THE ESTATE OF CARLOS ORTIZ)
  • KKCC-LP (Channel 19; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: EICB-TV, LLC)
  • K69EK (Channel 69; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: ARKANSAS MEDIA, L.L.C.)
  • KXOC-LP (Channel 54; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY CO.)
  • KCHM-LP (Channel 59; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K30EC (Channel 30; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KTOU-LP (Channel 21; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$78,7201$31,520
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$57,8800$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
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Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 2024.05

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (68%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (29%)

Etowah compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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 below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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