Fairfield, Oklahoma

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Population in 2010: 584. Population change since 2000: +59.1%
Males: 338  (57.9%)
Females: 246  (42.1%)
Median resident age:  34.5 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 74960.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $46,249 (it was $23,750 in 2000)
Fairfield:

$46,249
OK:

$49,176

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $15,583 (it was $10,497 in 2000)

Fairfield CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $97,107 (it was $38,900 in 2000)
Fairfield:

$97,107
OK:

$132,200

Median gross rent in 2016: $565.

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  • Races in Fairfield, OK (2010)

    Fairfield races chart
    • 27747.4%American Indian alone
    • 19934.1%White alone
    • 559.4%Hispanic
    • 518.7%Two or more races
    • 20.3%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Fairfield: 78.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (2.8%), French Canadian (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 3.59 square miles.

Population density: 163 people per square mile   (very low).

Fairfield,OK real estate house value index trend

Fairfield, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Fairfield:

  • High school or higher: 87.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fairfield CDP:

  • Never married: 34.6%
  • Now married: 49.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 10.4%

11 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.8%
Oklahoma:

5.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Fairfield CDP:  0.5% ($199)
Oklahoma:  0.8% ($523)
Fairfield satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, AR (29.6 miles , pop. 58,047).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (76.3 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (245.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Maryetta, OK (1.4 miles) , Stilwell, OK (1.8 miles ), Peavine, OK (1.8 miles ), West Peavine, OK (2.0 miles ), Zion, OK (2.1 miles) , Piney, OK (2.1 miles) , Mulberry, OK (2.2 miles) , Elm Grove, OK (2.4 miles) .

Latitude: 35.86 N, Longitude: 94.62 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 918

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

5.4%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (16%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (16%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (14%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Fairfield, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Fairfield-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 114% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/26/1976, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 42.6 miles away from the Fairfield place center killed 2 people and injured 64 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/5/1960, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.0 miles away from the place center killed 5 people and injured 13 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fairfield-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 74% 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 143.6 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 143.7 miles away from Fairfield 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 132.0 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 241.2 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 271.9 miles away from Fairfield 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 296.6 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 Adair County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 10, Winter Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fairfield topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Fairfield:

  • STILWELL NURSING HOME, LLC (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; STILWELL, OK)
  • MEMORIAL HOSPITAL OF STILWELL Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; STILWELL, OK)
  • WESTVILLE NURSING HOME ICF (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WESTVILLE, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fairfield:

  • Northeastern State University (about 21 miles; Tahlequah, OK; Full-time enrollment: 6,895)
  • John Brown University (about 24 miles; Siloam Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,097)
  • University of Arkansas (about 29 miles; Fayetteville, AR; FT enrollment: 22,163)
  • University of Arkansas-Fort Smith (about 36 miles; Fort Smith, AR; FT enrollment: 6,103)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 43 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • Carl Albert State College (about 57 miles; Poteau, OK; FT enrollment: 2,041)
  • Rogers State University (about 66 miles; Claremore, OK; FT enrollment: 3,482)

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Adair County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 84.3. This is about average.

City:

84.3
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.163. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.163
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 3.69. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.69
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.489. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.489
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 33.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 17.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.1
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 24.4%
(18.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 27.5% for American Indian residents, 23.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.9 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  80.2%
Whole state:  66.8%

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

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Oklahoma average:

11.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Fairfield CDP (based on Adair County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,32553
Mainline Protestant7413
Other36-
None11,581-
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
Adair County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

0.46 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Adair County:

5.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.5%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Adair County:

32.7%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Fairfield:

45.2%
Oklahoma:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fairfield:

40.9%
Oklahoma:

44.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
Oklahoma:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.6%
Oklahoma:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Fairfield:

9.6%
Oklahoma:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Fairfield:

6.8
Oklahoma:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.4%
State:

33.8%

General health condition:
Fairfield:

54.6%
Oklahoma:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Fairfield:

78.8%
Oklahoma:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fairfield, OK Residents

5.52% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($23,152 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.52%
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 Cherokee County, OK  1.03% ($21,754 average AGI)
from Benton County, AR  0.78% ($27,596)
from Washington County, AR  0.66% ($20,250)


6.54% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($24,154 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.54%
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  1.17% ($26,329 average AGI)
to Cherokee County, OK  0.90% ($22,393)
to Washington County, AR  0.59% ($22,700)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fairfield:

  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KUOA (1290 AM; 5 kW; SILOAM SPRINGS, AR; Owner: KUOA, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KYHN (1320 AM; 10 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWHN (1650 AM; 10 kW; FT. SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KURM (790 AM; 5 kW; ROGERS, AR; Owner: KERM, INC)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KTLQ (1350 AM; 1 kW; TAHLEQUAH, OK; Owner: JOHNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fairfield:

  • KDAB (94.9 FM; PRAIRIE GROVE, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KISR (93.7 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: STEREO 93, INC.)
  • KREU (92.3 FM; ROLAND, OK; Owner: STAR 92 CO.)
  • KEZA (107.9 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUAF (91.3 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS)
  • KZBB (97.9 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMAG (99.1 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTCS-FM (99.9 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: BIG CHIEF BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K204EW (88.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K219CN (91.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KARG (91.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KAYH (89.3 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: FAMILY VISION MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • K204CA (88.7 FM; TAHLEQUAH, OK; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • KLRC (101.1 FM; SILOAM SPRINGS, AR; Owner: JOHN BROWN UNIVERSITY)
  • KKIX (103.9 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKBD (95.9 FM; SALLISAW, OK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEOK (101.7 FM; TAHLEQUAH, OK; Owner: JOHNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBVA (106.5 FM; BELLA VISTA, AR; Owner: GAYLA JOY HENDREN)
  • KMCK-FM (105.7 FM; SILOAM SPRINGS, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Fairfield:

  • KFSM-TV (Channel 5; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • KAFT (Channel 13; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • KTUL (Channel 8; TULSA, OK; Owner: KTUL, LLC)
  • K48FL (Channel 48; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: TV 34, INC.)
  • KPOM-TV (Channel 24; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: J.D.G. TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KHOG-TV (Channel 29; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: KHBS HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K68ET (Channel 68; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • K52GX (Channel 52; TAHLEQUAH, OK; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K33FG (Channel 33; SILOAM SPRINGS, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (39%)
  • Utility gas (36%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (20%)
  • Wood (4%)

Fairfield compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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