Fort Supply, Oklahoma

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Population in 2014: 352 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.3%
 
Males: 172  (49.0%)
Females: 180  (51.0%)
Median resident age:  31.9 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.2 years

Zip codes: 73841.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,829 (it was $30,893 in 2000)
Fort Supply:

$42,829
OK:

$45,690

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,283 (it was $15,836 in 2000)

Fort Supply town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $72,916 (it was $33,000 in 2000)
Fort Supply:

$72,916
OK:

$116,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $681.

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  • Races in Fort Supply, OK (2010)

    Fort Supply races chart
    • 30191.2%White alone
    • 175.2%Hispanic
    • 103.0%Two or more races
    • 20.6%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Fort Supply: 79.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (22.8%), United States (22.1%), Irish (10.3%), English (4.5%), French (3.8%), Polish (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1994 feet

Land area: 0.22 square miles.

Population density: 1,565 people per square mile   (low).

Fort Supply,OK real estate house value index trend

Fort Supply, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Fort Supply:

  • High school or higher: 91.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Fort Supply town:

  • Never married: 23.9%
  • Now married: 55.7%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 12.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $700 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $342 (0.7%)

Fort Supply satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: East Canadian, OK (127.2 miles , pop. 61,645).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (136.7 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (305.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: May, OK (3.2 miles) , Woodward, OK (3.7 miles ), Fargo, OK (3.7 miles ), Northeast Ellis, OK (3.8 miles ), Buffalo, OK (4.3 miles ), Laverne, OK (4.5 miles ), Gage, OK (4.5 miles ), Mooreland, OK (4.7 miles ).

Latitude: 36.57 N, Longitude: 99.57 W

Area code: 580

Fort Supply household income distribution Fort Supply home values distribution

Crime rates in Fort Supply (2011):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 1 burglary (299.4 per 100,000)
  • 1 larceny count (299.4 per 100,000)
  • 1 auto theft (299.4 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 59.2 (higher means more crime, US average = 259.9)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.99
Oklahoma average:

2.04
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -36 (-9.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (24%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (22%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Public administration (32%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (1%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (34%)
  • Transportation occupations (18%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Community and social service occupations (25%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Fort Supply, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Fort Supply-area historical tornado activity is below Oklahoma state average. It is 59% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/23/2008, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.8 miles away from the Fort Supply town center .

On 5/26/1991, a category F3 tornado 16.8 miles away from the town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fort Supply-area historical earthquake activity is above Oklahoma state average. It is 55% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 62.4 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 254.2 miles away from Fort Supply 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 53.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 288.8 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 139.9 miles away from Fort Supply 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 220.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Woodward County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fort Supply topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Fort Supply:

  • NORTHWEST CENTER FOR BEHAVIORAL HEALTH (NCBH) (1 MILE EAST US HIGHWAY 270 1)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Fort Supply:

  • FMCNA - WOODWARD (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; WOODWARD, OK)
  • WOODWARD REGIONAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; WOODWARD, OK)
  • GRACE LIVING CENTER-WOODWARD (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; WOODWARD, OK)
  • WOODWARD NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; WOODWARD, OK)

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

  • Southwestern Oklahoma State University (about 87 miles; Weatherford, OK; Full-time enrollment: 4,126)
  • Northern Oklahoma College (about 127 miles; Tonkawa, OK; FT enrollment: 3,414)
  • Southern Nazarene University (about 132 miles; Bethany, OK; FT enrollment: 2,064)
  • Western Oklahoma State College (about 133 miles; Altus, OK; FT enrollment: 2,054)
  • University of Central Oklahoma (about 134 miles; Edmond, OK; FT enrollment: 13,790)
  • Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City (about 135 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 4,784)
  • Barton County Community College (about 135 miles; Great Bend, KS; FT enrollment: 4,108)

Public high school in Fort Supply:

  • FORT SUPPLY HS (Students: 47, Location: 302 RESERVATION ROAD, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Fort Supply:

  • FORT SUPPLY ES (Students: 87, Location: 302 RESERVATION ROAD, Grades: PK-8)
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Notable location: Fort Supply Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Tourist attraction: FT Supply Historic Site (Museums; Po Box 247).

Woodward County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 30.9%
(34.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 7.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  67.9%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  9.0%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.5
Oklahoma average:

11.2

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Fort Supply town (based on Woodward County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,45930
Mainline Protestant4,35812
Catholic1,7653
Other4982
None5,001-
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: 3
Woodward County:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Woodward County:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Here:

13.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.9%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Woodward County:

27.0%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Fort Supply:

51.9%
Oklahoma:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

50.8%
Oklahoma:

44.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
Oklahoma:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Fort Supply:

20.1%
Oklahoma:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Fort Supply:

11.8%
Oklahoma:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Fort Supply:

6.9
Oklahoma:

6.8

Overweight people:
Fort Supply:

41.9%
State:

33.8%

General health condition:
Here:

57.5%
State:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.6%
Oklahoma:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fort Supply, 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
Other Government Administration 1$2,601$31,2126$132
Police Protection - Officers 1$5,427$65,1240$0
Water Supply 1$2,996$35,9520$0
Electric Power 0$0 1$300
Totals for Government 3$11,024$44,0967$432

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

  • Construction - Electric Utilities: $78,000 ($221.59)
  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $132,000 ($375.00)
    Electric Utilities: $128,000 ($363.64)
    Water Utilities: $69,000 ($196.02)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($14.20)
    Sewerage: $5,000 ($14.20)
    Regular Highways: $3,000 ($8.52)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($2.84)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $28,000 ($79.55)
    Fire Protection: $5,000 ($14.20)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($11.36)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $77,000 ($218.75)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $16,000 ($45.45)
    All Other: $7,000 ($19.89)
    Sewerage: $0 ($0.00)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,000 ($8.52)
    General Support: $2,000 ($5.68)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $6,000 ($17.05)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($8.52)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $220,000 ($625.00)
    Water Utilities: $39,000 ($110.80)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $108,000 ($306.82)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $32,000 ($90.91)
    Public Utilities: $2,000 ($5.68)
    NEC: $1,000 ($2.84)

Fort Supply government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Electric Utilities: $190,000 ($539.77)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Electric Utilities: $179,000 ($508.52)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Electric Utilities: $11,000 ($31.25)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $302,000 ($857.95)

6.48% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,972 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.48%
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 Oklahoma County, OK  0.51% ($24,059 average AGI)
from Ellis County, OK  0.43% ($43,552)
from Harper County, OK  0.30% ($45,950)


6.52% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,319 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.52%
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 Oklahoma County, OK  0.96% ($47,344 average AGI)
to Ellis County, OK  0.33% ($22,545)
to Garfield County, OK  0.30% ($37,550)

Strongest AM radio stations in Fort Supply:

  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KSIW (1450 AM; 1 kW; WOODWARD, OK; Owner: FUCHS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KCRC (1390 AM; 10 kW; ENID, OK; Owner: CHISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KGNC (710 AM; 10 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KSCB (1270 AM; 5 kW; LIBERAL, KS; Owner: SEWARD COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fort Supply:

  • KWFX (93.5 FM; WOODWARD, OK; Owner: CLASSIC COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • KWDQ (102.3 FM; WOODWARD, OK; Owner: CLASSIC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KWOX (101.1 FM; WOODWARD, OK; Owner: OMNI COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KMZE (92.1 FM; WOODWARD, OK; Owner: FM 92 BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KJOV (90.7 FM; WOODWARD, OK; Owner: GREAT PLAINS CHRISTIAN RADIO. INC.)
  • K204EQ (88.7 FM; WOODWARD, OK; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K210BQ (89.9 FM; WOODWARD, OK; Owner: GREAT PLAINS CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • K300AH (107.9 FM; WOODWARD, OK; Owner: FLORIDA PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KAZY (95.9 FM; WOODWARD, OK; Owner: SHAFFER COMMUNICATIONS GROUP)

TV broadcast stations around Fort Supply:

  • KOMI-LP (Channel 24; WOODWARD, OK; Owner: 101 TELEVISION)
  • K59EE (Channel 59; WOODWARD, ETC., OK; Owner: SHAFER TRANSLATOR, INC.)
  • K18BV (Channel 18; MAY, ETC., OK; Owner: SHAFER TRANSLATOR, INC.)
  • K20BR (Channel 20; GAGE, ETC., OK; Owner: SHAFER TRANSLATOR, INC.)
  • K22BR (Channel 22; MAY, ETC., OK; Owner: SHAFER TRANSLATOR, INC.)
  • K58AX (Channel 58; BUFFALO, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • K16DX (Channel 16; GAGE, OK; Owner: SHAFER TRANSLATOR INC.)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: N5LEP, Previous Call Sign: KB5DXW, Grant Date: 08/11/1987, Expiration Date: 08/11/1997, Cancellation Date: 08/16/1999, Registrant: Elizabeth L Ridings, Rr 1 Box 74, Fort Supply, OK 73841
  • Call Sign: N5OO, Grant Date: 10/28/1998, Expiration Date: 02/19/2007, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2002, Registrant: Willis A Ridings Jr, 606 Main, Fort Supply, OK 73841-0086
  • Call Sign: W5JLB, Previous Call Sign: KC5FYW, Licensee ID: L01451042, Grant Date: 12/11/2008, Expiration Date: 02/10/2019, Certifier: Jimmy L Burgess, Registrant: Jimmy L Burgess, Fort Supply, OK 73841
  • Call Sign: WD5CMO, Licensee ID: L00856750, Grant Date: 03/06/2014, Expiration Date: 05/31/2024, Registrant: Gordon L Ridings, 309 Main Street, Fort Supply, OK 73841
  • Call Sign: KD5QAU, Licensee ID: L00410327, Grant Date: 10/15/2001, Expiration Date: 10/15/2011, Cancellation Date: 03/28/2002, Certifier: Andrea L Maas, Registrant: Andrea L Maas, Fort Supply, OK 73841

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

FORT SUPPLY PWA (Population served: 328, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
Most common first names in Fort Supply, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1380.8 years
Charles871.3 years
Robert866.0 years
William874.6 years
Ruby680.3 years
Frank583.8 years
Arthur570.8 years
Richard561.4 years
Carl473.7 years
Edward470.5 years
Most common last names in Fort Supply, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith872.2 years
Hunter769.8 years
Wilson778.1 years
Hughes574.2 years
Hurst574.4 years
Jones577.0 years
Wright474.0 years
Hickman474.8 years
Weiszbrod480.0 years
Brown468.3 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (85%)
  • Electricity (7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Wood (2%)

Fort Supply 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 below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
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