Hastings, Oklahoma

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Population in 2013: 142 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.4%
 
Males: 94  (66.2%)
Females: 48  (33.8%)
Median resident age:  58.5 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.2 years

Zip code: 73548

Estimated median household income in 2013: $25,053 (it was $22,969 in 2000)
Hastings:

$25,053
OK:

$45,690

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,508 (it was $13,017 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $24,581 (it was $33,100 in 2000)
Hastings:

$24,581
OK:

$116,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $44,773; Detached houses: $56,584; Mobile homes: $4,082
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    • 12486.7%White alone
    • 107.0%Two or more races
    • 74.9%Hispanic
    • 21.4%American Indian alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Hastings: 79.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (25.6%), Irish (15.6%), Dutch (10.0%), German (10.0%), English (8.9%), Scotch-Irish (3.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1000 feet

Land area: 0.49 square miles.

Population density: 291 people per square mile   (very low).

Hastings, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Hastings:

  • High school or higher: 94.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hastings town:

  • Never married: 13.5%
  • Now married: 37.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 29.1%
  • Divorced: 20.2%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $216 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $225 (1.4%)

Hastings satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lawton, OK (31.8 miles , pop. 92,757).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (92.7 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (124.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Waurika, OK (2.7 miles ), Temple, OK (2.8 miles ), Addington, OK (2.9 miles) , Byers, TX (3.4 miles ), Comanche, OK (3.5 miles ), Sugden, OK (3.5 miles) , Walters, OK (3.8 miles ), Petrolia, TX (4.1 miles ).

Latitude: 34.23 N, Longitude: 98.11 W

Area code: 580

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

5.5%
Oklahoma:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -9 (-5.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (38%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (23%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (40%)
  • Public administration (40%)
  • Finance and insurance (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (23%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (23%)
  • Production occupations (23%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Sales and related occupations (60%)
  • Production occupations (40%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

Average climate in Hastings, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hastings-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 145% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1964, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 27.6 miles away from the Hastings town center killed 7 people and injured 111 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/10/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.1 miles away from the town center killed 42 people and injured 1740 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hastings-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 73% 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 174.0 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 100.0 miles away from Hastings 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 42.2 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 47.8 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 47.2 miles away from Hastings center
On 2/8/2002 at 16:07:13, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 37.4 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 Jefferson County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Winter Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 7, Fires: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hastings topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Hastings:

  • JUNNIE WOOD MEMORIAL CONVALESCENT CTR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; WAURIKA, OK)
  • WESTBROOK HEALTHCARE, INC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; WAURIKA, OK)
  • TEMPLE MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; TEMPLE, OK)
  • COMANCHE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; COMANCHE, OK)
  • PARKVIEW MANOR (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; WALTERS, OK)
  • INDIAN TERRITORY HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE I I, LLC (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; WALTERS, OK)
  • PERSONAL TOUCH HOME HEALTH, INC (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; WALTERS, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hastings:

  • Cameron University (about 33 miles; Lawton, OK; Full-time enrollment: 4,695)
  • Midwestern State University (about 34 miles; Wichita Falls, TX; FT enrollment: 4,901)
  • North Central Texas College (about 69 miles; Gainesville, TX; FT enrollment: 6,550)
  • Vernon College (about 70 miles; Vernon, TX; FT enrollment: 2,216)
  • Western Oklahoma State College (about 77 miles; Altus, OK; FT enrollment: 2,054)
  • University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus (about 78 miles; Norman, OK; FT enrollment: 22,496)
  • Mid-America Christian University (about 84 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,869)

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

Jefferson 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 2012 was 85.9. This is about average.

City:

85.9
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 37.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

37.0
U.S.:

32.0

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

JEFFERSON CO CONS RWD #1 (Population served: 8,276, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUN-18-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUN-18-2014), St Public Notif received (JUN-27-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUN-18-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUN-18-2014), St Public Notif received (JUN-27-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUN-18-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUN-18-2014), St Public Notif received (JUN-27-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUN-18-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUN-18-2014), St Public Notif received (JUN-27-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-11-2013), St Public Notif requested (SEP-12-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-12-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-22-2008), St Public Notif requested (DEC-13-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-13-2012)
  • 24 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between NOV-2008 and JAN-2009, Contaminant: TTHM
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between NOV-2008 and JAN-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5)
  • 4 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.5%
(15.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  64.7%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  0.0%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Hastings compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

3.7
Oklahoma average:

11.2

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (47%)
  • Electricity (31%)
  • No fuel used (18%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Hastings town (based on Jefferson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,95121
Mainline Protestant8684
Catholic351
None618-
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: 2
Jefferson County:

3.20 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Jefferson County:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Jefferson County:

14.41 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

6.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.0%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Jefferson County:

28.9%
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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$100
Totals for Government 0$0 1$100

9.68% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,356 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.68%
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 Stephens County, OK  1.99% ($31,378 average AGI)
from Carter County, OK  1.61% ($25,333)
from Wichita County, TX  0.54% ($27,300)


7.03% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,299 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.03%
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 Stephens County, OK  1.50% ($30,444 average AGI)
to Carter County, OK  1.11% ($31,850)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hastings:

  • KCAF (990 AM; 10 kW; FARMERSVILLE, TX; Owner: RENAISSANCE RADIO, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KWFS (1290 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KJON (850 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ANADARKO, OK; Owner: CARROLLTON BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, LP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hastings:

  • KNIN-FM (92.9 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWRD-FM (100.7 FM; HIGHLAND VILLAGE, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KWFS-FM (102.3 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBZS (106.3 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLUR (99.9 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KQXC-FM (103.9 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KSYY (105.3 FM; KINGFISHER, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFXI (92.1 FM; MARLOW, OK; Owner: DFWU, INC.)
  • KYYI (104.7 FM; BURKBURNETT, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KMOC (89.5 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN SERVICE FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KDDQ (105.3 FM; COMANCHE, OK; Owner: PERRY BROADCASTING OF SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA, INC.)
  • KTEO (90.5 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CORNERSTONE UNIVERSITY)
  • KKEN (97.1 FM; DUNCAN, OK; Owner: PERRY BROADCASTING OF SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA, INC.)
  • KZCD (94.1 FM; LAWTON, OK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLAW (101.3 FM; LAWTON, OK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCCU (89.3 FM; LAWTON, OK; Owner: CAMERON UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Hastings:

  • KSWO-TV (Channel 7; LAWTON, OK; Owner: KSWO TELEVISION COMPANY, INC.)
  • KFDX-TV (Channel 3; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF WICHITA FALLS, L.L.C.)
  • KAUZ-TV (Channel 6; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF WICHITA FALLS, LLC)
  • KJTL (Channel 18; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K47DK (Channel 47; GRANDFIELD, OK; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • Marin Fettman, 101 West College (Ok01798a) (Lat: 34.223833 Lon: -98.109722), Type: 60.7, Overall height: 60.7 m
    Registrant: 4253834000, Marin.Fettman@t-Mobile.Com, 12920 S.E. 38TH STREET
  • Marin Fettman, 101 West College (Ok01798a) (Lat: 34.223833 Lon: -98.109722), Type: 60.7, Overall height: 60.7 m
    Registrant: 4253834000, Marin.Fettman@t-Mobile.Com, 12920 S.E. 38TH STREET
  • Dale R Smith, 101 West College (Ok01798a) (Lat: 34.223833 Lon: -98.109722), Type: 60.7, Overall height: 60.7 m
    Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW
  • Kristin A Steiner, 101 West College (Ok01798a) (Lat: 34.223833 Lon: -98.109722), Type: 60.7, Overall height: 60.7 m
    Registrant: 9495151500, Pm@mobilitie.Com, 660 NEWPORT CENTER DRIVE, STE 200
  • Edward G Roach, 101 West College (Ok01798a) (Lat: 34.223833 Lon: -98.109722), Type: 60.7, Overall height: 60.7 m
    Registrant: 9495151500, Pm@mobilitie.Com, 660 NEWPORT CENTER DRIVE, STE 200

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Sp # 4- Commercial Ave, Just N Of 6th St (Lat: 34.230639 Lon: -98.108639), Type: Tank, Structure height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WPZA404
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.262 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/12/2003, Expiration Date: 12/12/2013, Certifier: Milton Knutson
    Registrant: Micro-Comm, Inc., 15895 S Pflumm Rd, Olathe, KS 66062, Phone: (913) 390-4500, Fax: (913) 390-4550, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: WA5EQW, Licensee ID: L00152251
    Grant Date: 01/04/2007, Expiration Date: 01/31/2017, Certifier: James Baay
    Registrant: James Baay, Rr 1 - Box 68r, Hastings, OK 73548-9501
  • Call Sign: KE5HZC, Licensee ID: L01069080
    Grant Date: 04/07/2006, Expiration Date: 04/07/2016, Certifier: Jeffrey J Papak
    Registrant: Jeffrey J Papak, Rural Route 1 Box 20, Hastings, OK 73548

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