Fairmont, Oklahoma

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Population in 2013: 138 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -6.1%
 
Males: 64  (46.6%)
Females: 74  (53.4%)
Median resident age:  53.4 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.2 years

Zip code: 73736

Estimated median household income in 2013: $67,393 (it was $39,375 in 2000)
Fairmont:

$67,393
OK:

$45,690

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $31,141 (it was $18,111 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $73,122 (it was $43,500 in 2000)
Fairmont:

$73,122
OK:

$116,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $70,844; Detached houses: $78,829; Mobile homes: $31,360
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    • 12694.0%White alone
    • 43.0%American Indian alone
    • 32.2%Hispanic
    • 10.7%Black alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Fairmont: 81.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (42.7%), Irish (22.7%), English (11.3%), Dutch (6.0%), Italian (2.7%), Swiss (2.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1202 feet

Land area: 0.28 square miles.

Population density: 487 people per square mile   (low).

Fairmont, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Fairmont:

  • High school or higher: 88.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fairmont town:

  • Never married: 4.9%
  • Now married: 75.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 13.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $353 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $248 (0.4%)

Fairmont satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Edmond, OK (50.1 miles , pop. 68,315).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (61.1 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (251.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Breckenridge, OK (2.6 miles ), South Garfield, OK (2.6 miles ), Douglas, OK (2.6 miles) , Covington, OK (2.7 miles ), Garber, OK (3.0 miles ), North Garfield, OK (3.2 miles ), Enid, OK (3.2 miles ), North Enid, OK (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $176,000

Latitude: 36.36 N, Longitude: 97.70 W

Area code: 580

Fairmont household income distribution Fairmont home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.4%
Oklahoma:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +18 (+14.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (37%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (72%)
  • Wholesale trade (20%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (32%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (36%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (36%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

Average climate in Fairmont, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Fairmont, Oklahoma average temperatures Fairmont, Oklahoma average precipitation Fairmont, Oklahoma humidity Fairmont, Oklahoma wind speed Fairmont, Oklahoma snowfall Fairmont, Oklahoma sunshine Fairmont, Oklahoma clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Fairmont-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 176% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/26/1991, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.1 miles away from the Fairmont town center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/2/1979, a category F4 tornado 16.4 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 25 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fairmont-area historical earthquake activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 67% 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 288.4 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 137.3 miles away from Fairmont center
On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.3 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 166.6 miles away from the city 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 109.6 miles away from Fairmont 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 115.9 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 Garfield County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Winter Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fairmont topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Fairmont:

  • ENID SENIOR CARE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ENID, OK)
  • UNIVERSITY NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ENID, OK)
  • NORTHERN OKLAHOMA RESOURCE CENTER OF ENID (Hospital, about 9 miles away; ENID, OK)
  • COUNTRYSIDE CARE CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; GARBER, OK)
  • GREENBRIER NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ENID, OK)
  • GREENBRIER NURSING HOME NUMBER TWO INC (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ENID, OK)
  • THE LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ENID, OK)

Airports located in Fairmont:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fairmont:

  • Northern Oklahoma College (about 32 miles; Tonkawa, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,414)
  • Langston University (about 38 miles; Langston, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Oklahoma State University-Main Campus (about 39 miles; Stillwater, OK; FT enrollment: 21,700)
  • University of Central Oklahoma (about 50 miles; Edmond, OK; FT enrollment: 13,790)
  • Oklahoma Christian University (about 54 miles; Edmond, OK; FT enrollment: 2,173)
  • Southern Nazarene University (about 59 miles; Bethany, OK; FT enrollment: 2,064)
  • Oklahoma City University (about 61 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,547)

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

Garfield 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 2005 was 54.3. This is better than average.

City:

54.3
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2000 was 6.96. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.96
U.S.:

6.58

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 10.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.3
U.S.:

9.1

Drinking water stations with addresses in Fairmont and their reported violations in the past:

FAIRMONT (Population served: 147, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (MAY-23-2013), St Public Notif requested (MAY-23-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-24-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (DEC-20-2012), St Public Notif requested (DEC-20-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-24-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (NOV-27-2012), St Public Notif requested (NOV-27-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-24-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-18-2012), St Public Notif requested (JUN-18-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-18-2012)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In MAY-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-07-2012), St Boil Water Order (MAY-07-2012), St Public Notif received (MAY-17-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAY-18-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUN-22-2012), St Public Notif requested (JUN-22-2012), St Site Visit (enforcement) (SEP-26-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-24-2013)
  • 12 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUN-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2013), St Public Notif requested (AUG-08-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-08-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUL-13-2011), St Public Notif requested (JUL-13-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-28-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-26-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUL-13-2011), St Public Notif requested (JUL-13-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-28-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-26-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-09-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-09-2011), St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUL-13-2011), St Public Notif requested (JUL-13-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-26-2013)
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
  • 5 minor monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
  • 22 other older monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 2.8%
(2.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  67.2%
Whole state:  66.8%

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

No gay or lesbian households reported

Fairmont compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Median house value below 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 above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Oklahoma average:

11.2

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (61%)
  • Electricity (29%)
  • Utility gas (4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Fairmont town (based on Garfield County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant20,28485
Mainline Protestant8,65127
Catholic3,7433
Other1,2214
Black Protestant7775
None25,904-
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: 9
Garfield County:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Garfield County:

2.09 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Garfield County:

4.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
Here:

6.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.2%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Garfield County:

31.7%
Oklahoma:

29.2%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$350
Water Supply 0$0 1$75
Totals for Government 0$0 7$425

6.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,528 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.90%
Oklahoma average:

7.34%

0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($788 average AGI)
Garfield County:

0.10%
Oklahoma average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Oklahoma County, OK  0.40% ($28,425 average AGI)
from El Paso County, CO  0.38% ($29,554)
from Major County, OK  0.23% ($34,420)


7.84% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,396 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.84%
Oklahoma average:

7.24%

0.19% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,011 average AGI)
Garfield County:

0.19%
Oklahoma average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Oklahoma County, OK  0.75% ($40,329 average AGI)
to Tulsa County, OK  0.27% ($48,119)
to Payne County, OK  0.24% ($40,296)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fairmont:

  • KCRC (1390 AM; 10 kW; ENID, OK; Owner: CHISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KGWA (960 AM; 1 kW; ENID, OK; Owner: WILLIAMS CAPITOL CORPORATION)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKY (930 AM; 5 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WWLS (640 AM; 5 kW; MOORE, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTOK (1000 AM; 5 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fairmont:

  • KQBL (96.9 FM; ENID, OK; Owner: CHAMPLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOFM (103.1 FM; ENID, OK; Owner: WILLIAMS CAPITOL CORPORATION)
  • KBVV (91.1 FM; ENID, OK; Owner: ENID EDUCATIONAL B/CTING FOUNDATION)
  • KXLS (95.7 FM; LAHOMA, OK; Owner: CHISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KOSU-FM (91.7 FM; STILLWATER, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KSPI-FM (93.7 FM; STILLWATER, OK; Owner: STILLWATER BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KNID (99.7 FM; ALVA, OK; Owner: CHRISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K296EH (107.1 FM; PERRY, OK; Owner: THE LOVE STATION, INC.)
  • KOSB (105.1 FM; PERRY, OK; Owner: TEAM RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • K202BY (88.3 FM; ENID, OK; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • K212EL (90.3 FM; ENID, OK; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • K208BV (89.5 FM; ENID, ETC., OK; Owner: CREATIVE EDUCATIONAL MEDIA CORP. INC)

TV broadcast stations around Fairmont:

  • KWTV (Channel 9; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: GRIFFIN ENTITIES, L.L.C.)
  • KXOK-LP (Channel 32; ENID, OK; Owner: MEDIA MANICS INCORPORATED)
  • K45EJ (Channel 45; ENID, OK; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • K21DF (Channel 21; STILLWATER, OK; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY CO.)
  • KWEM-LP (Channel 31; STILLWATER, OK; Owner: WESTWOOD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)

Fairmont fatal accident list:

Jan 24, 2002 07:45 PM, Fairmont At S Gate, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Fairmont)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • ACP445, Lat: 36.356333 Lon: -97.705667, Type: Pole, Structure height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQLG431
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/13/2010, Expiration Date: 01/31/2019, Certifier: John P Grunsted
    Registrant: Og&e, Oklahoma City, OK 73101, Phone: (405) 553-2417, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KF5IXY, Licensee ID: L01602590
    Grant Date: 11/12/2010, Expiration Date: 11/12/2020, Certifier: Darryl G Defibaugh
    Registrant: Darryl G Defibaugh, 701 S 150th, Fairmont, OK 73736

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
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