Grainola, Oklahoma

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Population in 2014: 31 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: 0.0%
 
Males: 13  (42.1%)
Females: 18  (57.9%)
Median resident age:  33.4 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.4 years

Zip code: 74652

Estimated median household income in 2016: $34,123 (it was $33,750 in 2000)
Grainola:

$34,123
OK:

$49,176

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $6,263 (it was $18,065 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $51,639 (it was $27,500 in 2000)
Grainola:

$51,639
OK:

$132,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $48,410; Detached houses: $48,236
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  • Races in Grainola, OK (2010)

    Grainola races chart
    • 2271.0%White alone
    • 825.8%American Indian alone
    • 13.2%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Grainola: 80.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (15.2%), American (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1190 feet

Land area: 0.24 square miles.

Population density: 130 people per square mile   (very low).

Grainola, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Grainola:

  • High school or higher: 91.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.6%
  • Unemployed: 12.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 76.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Grainola town:

  • Never married: 6.0%
  • Now married: 88.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 5.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $240 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $250 (0.7%)

Grainola satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (64.2 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (286.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Foraker, OK (2.6 miles) , Webb City, OK (3.1 miles) , Northwest Osage, OK (3.2 miles ), Shidler, OK (3.3 miles ), Cedar Vale, KS (3.8 miles ), Kaw City, OK (4.1 miles ), Dexter, KS (4.1 miles ), Burbank, OK (4.2 miles) .

Latitude: 36.94 N, Longitude: 96.65 W

Area code: 918

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

5.0%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -27 (-46.6%).

Average climate in Grainola, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Grainola-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 118% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/25/1955, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 27.9 miles away from the Grainola town center killed 80 people and injured 273 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/2/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.5 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 29 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Grainola-area historical earthquake activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 69% 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 158.1 miles away from the city 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 112.9 miles away from Grainola center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 226.2 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 356.9 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 158.8 miles away from Grainola 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 179.0 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 Osage County (32) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 25
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 14, Winter Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 9, Fires: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Ice Storms: 2, Winds: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Grainola topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Grainola:

  • CEDAR VALE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CEDAR VALE, KS)
  • CEDAR VALE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 15 miles away; CEDAR VALE, KS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Grainola:

  • Cowley County Community College (about 24 miles; Arkansas City, KS; Full-time enrollment: 3,173)
  • Northern Oklahoma College (about 41 miles; Tonkawa, OK; FT enrollment: 3,414)
  • Oklahoma State University-Main Campus (about 62 miles; Stillwater, OK; FT enrollment: 21,700)
  • Butler Community College (about 62 miles; El Dorado, KS; FT enrollment: 6,676)
  • Wichita Technical Institute (about 64 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,015)
  • Wichita State University (about 65 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 11,743)
  • Friends University (about 65 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)

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

Osage 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 70.0. This is about average.

City:

70.0
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2008 was 0.0150. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0150
U.S.:

0.2932

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 0.301. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.301
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 35.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

35.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 25.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 11.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.0
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 0.0%
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Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  71.4%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  0.0%
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:

16.0
Oklahoma average:

11.1

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

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Religion statistics for Grainola town (based on Osage County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant12,33754
Mainline Protestant1,78315
Catholic1,5007
Black Protestant2092
Other1502
None31,493-
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
Osage County:

0.66 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Osage County:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Osage County:

4.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

4.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.2%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Osage County:

31.3%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

59.5%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

41.9%
Oklahoma:

44.2%

Average BMI:
Grainola:

28.6
Oklahoma:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.1%
Oklahoma:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

4.2%
Oklahoma:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Grainola:

6.7
Oklahoma:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

29.8%
State:

33.8%

General health condition:
Grainola:

59.9%
Oklahoma:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

82.0%
Oklahoma:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Grainola, 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

7.96% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,405 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.96%
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 Tulsa County, OK  3.66% ($32,812 average AGI)
from Kay County, OK  0.68% ($35,708)
from Washington County, OK  0.50% ($41,070)


8.03% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,357 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.03%
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 Tulsa County, OK  3.16% ($29,157 average AGI)
to Kay County, OK  0.67% ($23,564)
to Washington County, OK  0.61% ($58,558)

Strongest AM radio stations in Grainola:

  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSOK (1280 AM; daytime; 1 kW; ARKANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: COWLEY COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCRC (1390 AM; 10 kW; ENID, OK; Owner: CHISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBBZ (1230 AM; 1 kW; PONCA CITY, OK; Owner: PONCA CITY PUBLISHING CO.)
  • KFH (1330 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Grainola:

  • KYQQ (106.5 FM; ARKANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KYFM (100.1 FM; BARTLESVILLE, OK; Owner: KCD ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KSOK-FM (95.9 FM; WINFIELD, KS; Owner: COWLEY COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KACY (102.5 FM; ARKANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: THIRD COAST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBVL (103.9 FM; PAWHUSKA, OK; Owner: BORGEN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBQC (88.5 FM; INDEPENDENCE, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KAXR (91.3 FM; ARKANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KSJM (107.9 FM; WINFIELD, KS; Owner: SHERMAN BROADCAST GROUP INC.)
  • KIXR (104.7 FM; PONCA CITY, OK; Owner: MUR-THOM BROADCASTING, INC.)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • GRAINOLA, Chickasaw & 6th St (Lat: 36.938167 Lon: -96.650194), Type: Mast, Structure height: 20.1 m, Overall height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: WDU666
    Assigned Frequencies: 2171.60 MHzGrant Date: 09/26/2000, Expiration Date: 08/01/2010, Cancellation Date: 11/20/2003, Certifier: Preston C JohnsonRegistrant: Wiley Rein & Fielding LLP, 1776 K Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 719-3240, Fax: (202) 719-7049, Email:

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (60%)
  • Other fuel (40%)

Grainola compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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