Fort Coffee, Oklahoma

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Population in 2014: 416 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.0%
 
Males: 192  (46.3%)
Females: 224  (53.7%)
Median resident age:  37.8 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 74959.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $27,299 (it was $26,827 in 2000)
Fort Coffee:

$27,299
OK:

$49,176

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $15,895 (it was $14,039 in 2000)

Fort Coffee town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $68,988 (it was $44,900 in 2000)
Fort Coffee:

$68,988
OK:

$132,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $125,315; Detached houses: $134,909; Townhouses or other attached units: $194,750; Mobile homes: $60,931; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $75,647

Median gross rent in 2016: $684.

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  • Races in Fort Coffee, OK (2010)

    Fort Coffee races chart
    • 28266.5%Black alone
    • 9221.7%White alone
    • 245.7%Two or more races
    • 184.2%American Indian alone
    • 40.9%Asian alone
    • 40.9%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Fort Coffee: 79.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (2.8%), English (2.8%), African (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 465 feet

Land area: 6.43 square miles.

Population density: 65 people per square mile   (very low).

Fort Coffee,OK real estate house value index trend

Fort Coffee, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Fort Coffee:

  • High school or higher: 82.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fort Coffee town:

  • Never married: 35.2%
  • Now married: 42.2%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 12.9%

13 residents are foreign born (2.4% Africa).

This town:

2.4%
Oklahoma:

5.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $679 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $278 (0.5%)

Fort Coffee satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Smith, AR (11.3 miles , pop. 80,268).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (95.5 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (214.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Spiro, OK (2.1 miles ), Pocola, OK (2.6 miles ), Muldrow, OK (2.7 miles ), Arkoma, OK (3.0 miles ), Gans, OK (3.0 miles ), Roland, OK (3.0 miles ), Bonanza, AR (3.1 miles ), Moffett, OK (3.1 miles) .

Latitude: 35.30 N, Longitude: 94.58 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 918

Fort Coffee household income distribution Fort Coffee home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.8%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (35%)
  • Wholesale trade (11%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (9%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Information (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Information (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (25%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (31%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Fort Coffee, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Fort Coffee-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 86% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/26/1976, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 5.7 miles away from the Fort Coffee town 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 5.8 miles away from the town center killed 5 people and injured 13 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fort Coffee-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 134.3 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 134.9 miles away from Fort Coffee 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 114.0 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 240.7 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 280.4 miles away from Fort Coffee 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 309.6 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 Le Flore County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 13, Floods: 11, Tornadoes: 8, Winter Storms: 8, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fort Coffee topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Fort Coffee:

  • SPIRO NURSING HOME, INC. (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; SPIRO, OK)
  • COMPASSION HOME CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; POCOLA, OK)
  • MEDI BRANCH NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; POCOLA, OK)
  • POCOLA HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; POCOLA, OK)
  • MULDROW NURSING HOME, LLC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MULDROW, OK)
  • EMBERTON AND CO HOME HEALTH LLC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; MULDROW, OK)
  • PREMIER HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; MULDROW, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fort Coffee:

  • University of Arkansas-Fort Smith (about 14 miles; Fort Smith, AR; Full-time enrollment: 6,103)
  • Carl Albert State College (about 19 miles; Poteau, OK; FT enrollment: 2,041)
  • Northeastern State University (about 49 miles; Tahlequah, OK; FT enrollment: 6,895)
  • University of Arkansas (about 58 miles; Fayetteville, AR; FT enrollment: 22,163)
  • John Brown University (about 62 miles; Siloam Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,097)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 77 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology (about 80 miles; Okmulgee, OK; FT enrollment: 3,243)

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

Church in Fort Coffee: Macedonia Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Le Flore 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 71.5. This is about average.

City:

71.5
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 6.35. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.35
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 19.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.67. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.67
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 32.4%
(17.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.8% for Black residents, 22.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 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:  4.5%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Oklahoma average:

11.1

Fort Coffee travel time to work - commute Fort Coffee mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Fort Coffee town (based on Le Flore County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant25,481138
Mainline Protestant1,89115
Other8424
Catholic3033
Black Protestant1861
None21,681-
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: 8
Le Flore County:

1.62 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Le Flore County:

1.21 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 35
Le Flore County:

7.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Here:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.8%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Le Flore County:

28.8%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Fort Coffee:

49.6%
Oklahoma:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fort Coffee:

44.5%
Oklahoma:

44.2%

Average BMI:
Here:

30.3
Oklahoma:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Fort Coffee:

18.0%
Oklahoma:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Fort Coffee:

15.5%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Fort Coffee:

6.5
Oklahoma:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

37.8%
Oklahoma:

33.8%

General health condition:
This city:

51.7%
Oklahoma:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Fort Coffee:

82.3%
State:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fort Coffee, 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

Fort Coffee government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $8,000 ($19.23)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,000 ($4.81)

Fort Coffee government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $3,000 ($7.21)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,000 ($9.62)
    All Other: $2,000 ($4.81)
    General Support: $2,000 ($4.81)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $1,000 ($2.40)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,000 ($4.81)

5.75% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,480 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.75%
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 Sebastian County, AR  1.42% ($27,564 average AGI)
from Sequoyah County, OK  0.37% ($25,836)
from Crawford County, AR  0.30% ($24,341)


5.87% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,062 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.87%
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 Sebastian County, AR  1.68% ($25,715 average AGI)
to Sequoyah County, OK  0.28% ($24,690)
to Crawford County, AR  0.20% ($23,533)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fort Coffee:

  • 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)
  • KFSA (950 AM; 1 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: FRED H. BAKER, SR.)
  • KTCS (1410 AM; 1 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: BIG CHIEF BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFPW (1230 AM; 1 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: PHARIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KHGG (1580 AM; 1 kW; VAN BUREN, AR; Owner: PHARIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPRV (1280 AM; 1 kW; POTEAU, OK; Owner: LEROY BILLY)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fort Coffee:

  • KZBB (97.9 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMAG (99.1 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K204EW (88.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KTCS-FM (99.9 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: BIG CHIEF BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K219CN (91.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KARG (91.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KKBD (95.9 FM; SALLISAW, OK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KISR (93.7 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: STEREO 93, INC.)
  • KOMS (107.3 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KLSZ-FM (102.7 FM; VAN BUREN, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KREU (92.3 FM; ROLAND, OK; Owner: STAR 92 CO.)
  • K254AM (98.7 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KBBQ-FM (100.7 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KAOW (88.9 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • K207CW (89.3 FM; PARIS, AR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KKRI (88.1 FM; POCOLA, OK; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KRWA-FM (103.1 FM; WALDRON, AR; Owner: PHARIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K209CA (89.7 FM; VAN BUREN, AR; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KZKZ-FM (106.3 FM; GREENWOOD, AR; Owner: FAMILY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KTKL (88.5 FM; STIGLER, OK; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Fort Coffee:

  • KFSM-TV (Channel 5; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • K59GJ (Channel 59; POTEAU, OK; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • KBBL-CA (Channel 9; WINSLOW, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • KFDF-CA (Channel 10; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • K14JJ (Channel 14; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: ELLERBECK FAMILY PARTNERS II LTD.)
  • K36EH (Channel 36; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: ELLERBECK FAMILY PARTNERS II LTD.)
  • K43EZ (Channel 43; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • K58FB (Channel 58; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: GEORGE W. MATTHEWS, JR.)
  • K66FM (Channel 66; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • K16ER (Channel 16; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K18EU (Channel 18; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: TV 34, INC.)
  • KPBI-CA (Channel 46; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • K34EN (Channel 34; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: TV34, INC.)
  • KHBS (Channel 40; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: KHBS HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • $225,000Total costs
  • 200Total average daily traffic
  • 30Total average daily truck traffic
  • 320Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$121,4101$58,9503$75,6331$19,2101$28,010
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$41,7601$122,9900$01$37,030
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$123,0300$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0402.98

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2005
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$40,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0402.98

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (57%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (27%)
  • Utility gas (13%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Fort Coffee compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
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