Francis, Oklahoma

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Population in 2014: 318 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.2%
 
Males: 154  (48.6%)
Females: 164  (51.4%)
Median resident age:  30.4 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.4 years

Zip codes: 74844.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $41,180 (it was $25,083 in 2000)
Francis:

$41,180
OK:

$49,176

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $16,696 (it was $12,826 in 2000)

Francis town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $67,680 (it was $29,300 in 2000)
Francis:

$67,680
OK:

$132,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $64,603; Detached houses: $75,180; Mobile homes: $35,548

Median gross rent in 2016: $655.

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  • Races in Francis, OK (2010)

    Francis races chart
    • 23374.0%White alone
    • 5015.9%American Indian alone
    • 154.8%Hispanic
    • 92.9%Two or more races
    • 72.2%Black alone
    • 10.3%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Francis: 79.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (20.6%), English (8.2%), Dutch West Indian (7.2%), German (3.1%), Italian (3.1%), Scandinavian (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 940 feet

Land area: 0.59 square miles.

Population density: 543 people per square mile   (low).

Francis, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Francis:

  • High school or higher: 77.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Francis town:

  • Never married: 28.7%
  • Now married: 39.1%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 10.3%
  • Divorced: 18.9%

1 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.3%
Oklahoma:

5.8%



According to our research of Oklahoma and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Francis, Oklahoma as of December 11, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Francis to the number of sex offenders is 156 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $256 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $217 (0.3%)

Francis satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Norman, OK (52.7 miles , pop. 95,694).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (68.0 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (143.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Northeast Pontotoc, OK (1.6 miles ), Byng, OK (2.1 miles ), Sasakwa, OK (2.5 miles) , Ada, OK (3.0 miles ), Allen, OK (3.2 miles ), Konawa, OK (3.3 miles ), Spaulding, OK (3.6 miles) , Northwest Pontotoc, OK (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 34.87 N, Longitude: 96.59 W

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

3.8%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -10 (-2.9%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (16%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (21%)
  • Transportation occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (41%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Francis, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Francis-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 193% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/1960, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.0 miles away from the Francis town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/9/1959, a category F4 tornado 14.0 miles away from the town center killed 7 people and injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Francis-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 75% 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 17.2 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 271.3 miles away from Francis 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 57.4 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 103.8 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 57.2 miles away from Francis center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 249.1 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 Pontotoc County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 7, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Francis topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Francis:

  • ROLLING HILLS HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 7 miles away; ADA, OK)
  • ADA CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ADA, OK)
  • JAN FRANCES CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ADA, OK)
  • MCCORTNEY FAMILY HOSPICE, INC (Hospital, about 8 miles away; ADA, OK)
  • ADA HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; ADA, OK)
  • MAYS HOUSECALL HOME HEALTH, INC (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; ADA, OK)
  • BALLARD NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ADA, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Francis:

  • East Central University (about 9 miles; Ada, OK; Full-time enrollment: 4,030)
  • University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus (about 54 miles; Norman, OK; FT enrollment: 22,496)
  • Rose State College (about 62 miles; Midwest City, OK; FT enrollment: 4,896)
  • Southeastern Oklahoma State University (about 62 miles; Durant, OK; FT enrollment: 3,365)
  • Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology (about 64 miles; Okmulgee, OK; FT enrollment: 3,243)
  • Mid-America Christian University (about 65 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,869)
  • Oklahoma City Community College (about 66 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 8,904)

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

Pontotoc 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 2004 was 46.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

46.8
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 10.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.8
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 23.8%
(21.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 22.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  75.2%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.3%
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:

7.2
Oklahoma average:

11.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Francis town (based on Pontotoc County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,50485
Mainline Protestant3,07611
Other8904
Black Protestant6132
Catholic5741
None15,835-
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: 4
Pontotoc County:

1.10 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Pontotoc County:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Pontotoc County:

4.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
Here:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.2%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Pontotoc County:

31.2%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Francis:

44.4%
Oklahoma:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Francis:

38.1%
Oklahoma:

44.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
Oklahoma:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

27.4%
Oklahoma:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Francis:

12.3%
Oklahoma:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.6%
State:

33.8%

General health condition:
Francis:

48.3%
Oklahoma:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Francis:

73.9%
Oklahoma:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Francis, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$388
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$39
Water Supply 0$0 1$2,328
Totals for Government 0$0 9$2,755

Francis government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $52,000 ($163.52)
    Regular Highways: $33,000 ($103.77)
    Financial Administration: $17,000 ($53.46)
    Sewerage: $12,000 ($37.74)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $30,000 ($94.34)

Francis government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $13,000 ($40.88)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($9.43)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($3.14)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $42,000 ($132.08)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $24,000 ($75.47)
    Highways: $1,000 ($3.14)
    General Support: $1,000 ($3.14)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $17,000 ($53.46)
    Public Utilities: $7,000 ($22.01)

6.55% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,552 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.55%
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 Seminole County, OK  0.52% ($25,227 average AGI)
from Garvin County, OK  0.47% ($24,271)
from Oklahoma County, OK  0.34% ($29,977)


6.74% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,233 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.74%
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  0.71% ($25,867 average AGI)
to Cleveland County, OK  0.59% ($31,187)
to Garvin County, OK  0.43% ($23,148)

Strongest AM radio stations in Francis:

  • KADA (1230 AM; 1 kW; ADA, OK; Owner: THE CHICKASAW NATION)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KEOR (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ATOKA, OK; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWLS (640 AM; 5 kW; MOORE, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWSH (1260 AM; 1 kW; WEWOKA, OK; Owner: ONE TEN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)

Strongest FM radio stations in Francis:

  • KYKC (100.1 FM; BYNG, OK; Owner: CENTRAL OKLAHOMA COMMUNICATIONS CO.)
  • KQCV-FM (95.1 FM; SHAWNEE, OK; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • K209AZ (89.7 FM; ADA, OK; Owner: CREATIVE EDUCATIONAL MEDIA CORP. INC)
  • KSLE (104.7 FM; WEWOKA, OK; Owner: ONE TEN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • KTGS (89.9 FM; ADA, OK; Owner: S CENTRAL OK CHRISTIAN BROADC/G INC)
  • K204BX (88.7 FM; ADA, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KADA-FM (99.3 FM; ADA, OK; Owner: THE CHICKASAW NATION)
  • KAZC (88.3 FM; TISHOMINGO, OK; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL OKLAHOMA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIXO (106.1 FM; SULPHUR, OK; Owner: DFWU, INC.)
  • KTLS-FM (106.5 FM; HOLDENVILLE, OK; Owner: WOODSTONE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K220IH (91.9 FM; ADA, OK; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KADB-LP (96.7 FM; ADA, OK; Owner: PONTOTOC EDUCATIONAL RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Francis:

  • K35CU (Channel 35; ADA, OK; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY CO.)
  • KWTV (Channel 9; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: GRIFFIN ENTITIES, L.L.C.)
  • KTEN (Channel 10; ADA, OK; Owner: CHANNEL 49 ACQUISITION CORPORATION)

Francis fatal accident list:

Sep 10, 2010 10:14 PM, Main St, Lat: 34.87371, Lon: -96.59872, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • $225,000Total costs
  • 100Total average daily traffic
  • 10Total average daily truck traffic
  • 160Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 34.873694 Lon: -96.595583, Call Sign: WQHD679
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.987 MHz, 458.987 MHzGrant Date: 07/06/2007, Expiration Date: 07/06/2017, Certifier: Linda G WestRegistrant: Comm-Tronix, 1735 Mccormick, Wichita, KS 67213, Phone: (316) 263-5958, Fax: (316) 462-0555, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • ACP333, Lat: 34.868750 Lon: -96.599083, Type: Upole, Structure height: 7.6 m, Call Sign: WQLG431
    Assigned Frequencies: 3661.50 MHzGrant Date: 01/13/2010, Expiration Date: 01/31/2019, Certifier: John P GrunstedRegistrant: Og&e, Oklahoma City, OK 73101, Phone: (405) 553-2417, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KC5ZFH, Licensee ID: L01024670, Grant Date: 03/16/2007, Expiration Date: 02/28/2017, Certifier: Donald V Smith, Registrant: Donald V Smith, Francis, OK 74844
  • Call Sign: N5GOG, Licensee ID: L01462696, Grant Date: 01/29/2009, Expiration Date: 11/24/2018, Certifier: Donna J Smith, Registrant: Donna J Smith, Francis, OK 74844
  • Call Sign: WB5LDZ, Licensee ID: L01134780, Grant Date: 11/18/2015, Expiration Date: 11/28/2025, Certifier: Ronald V Smith, Registrant: Ronald V Smith, Francis, OK 74844

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

FRANCIS (Population served: 390, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-16-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-16-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAR-03-2006), St Public Notif received (MAR-03-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 54
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Francis

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Francis, OK
Most common first names in Francis, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary463.5 years
Betty368.7 years
James377.7 years
Mildred374.0 years
Effie273.0 years
Bill269.0 years
Ethel285.4 years
Annie295.0 years
Earl290.0 years
Florence274.5 years
Most common last names in Francis, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Scroggins878.1 years
Matthews671.0 years
Lee580.8 years
Nickerson575.2 years
Henson479.0 years
Canada477.7 years
West482.7 years
Wilson365.3 years
Akins274.4 years
Chism287.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (51%)
  • Electricity (38%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10%)

Francis 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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