Hitchcock, Oklahoma

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Population in 2014: 122 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -13.5%
 
Males: 36  (30.1%)
Females: 86  (69.9%)
Median resident age:  54.5 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.4 years

Zip code: 73744

Estimated median household income in 2016: $19,515 (it was $28,750 in 2000)
Hitchcock:

$19,515
OK:

$49,176

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $16,322 (it was $10,015 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $39,562 (it was $34,600 in 2000)
Hitchcock:

$39,562
OK:

$132,200

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $197,354; Detached houses: $213,378; Mobile homes: $13,311
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  • Races in Hitchcock, OK (2010)

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    • 9578.5%White alone
    • 1411.6%Hispanic
    • 86.6%Two or more races
    • 32.5%American Indian alone
    • 10.8%Black alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hitchcock: 77.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (33.3%), Irish (23.8%), Swiss (4.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1270 feet

Land area: 0.15 square miles.

Population density: 805 people per square mile   (low).

Hitchcock, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Hitchcock:

  • High school or higher: 83.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hitchcock town:

  • Never married: 12.4%
  • Now married: 67.6%
  • Separated: 8.2%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 8.0%

6 residents are foreign born

This town:

7.2%
Oklahoma:

5.8%



According to our research of Oklahoma and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Hitchcock, Oklahoma as of December 09, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Hitchcock to the number of sex offenders is 42 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,459 (1.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $233 (0.8%)

Hitchcock satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: East Canadian, OK (47.8 miles , pop. 61,645).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (56.7 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (236.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Watonga, OK (3.0 miles ), Okeene, OK (3.2 miles ), Loyal, OK (3.6 miles) , Canton, OK (3.8 miles ), Longdale, OK (4.0 miles ), Greenfield, OK (4.1 miles) , Isabella, OK (4.3 miles) , Oakwood, OK (4.5 miles) .

Latitude: 35.97 N, Longitude: 98.35 W

Area code: 580

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

3.4%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +3 (+2.2%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (38%)
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (48%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (38%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (31%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Material moving occupations (29%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (19%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)

Average climate in Hitchcock, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hitchcock-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 168% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/10/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.9 miles away from the Hitchcock town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/3/1999, a category F4 tornado 22.5 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 11 people and caused $3 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hitchcock-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 66% 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 245.5 miles away from the city center
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 135.8 miles away from Hitchcock 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 140.9 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 82.1 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 65.2 miles away from Hitchcock 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 92.8 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 Blaine County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 10, Winter Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 7, Ice Storms: 2, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hitchcock topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Hitchcock:

  • WATONGA NURSING AND REHABILITA (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; WATONGA, OK)
  • MERCY HOSPITAL WATONGA Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; WATONGA, OK)
  • BLAINE COUNTY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; WATONGA, OK)
  • OKEENE MUNICIPAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; OKEENE, OK)
  • OKEENE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; OKEENE, OK)
  • SUMMIT HEALTHCARE, LLC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; OKEENE, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hitchcock:

  • Southwestern Oklahoma State University (about 37 miles; Weatherford, OK; Full-time enrollment: 4,126)
  • Southern Nazarene University (about 52 miles; Bethany, OK; FT enrollment: 2,064)
  • University of Central Oklahoma (about 54 miles; Edmond, OK; FT enrollment: 13,790)
  • Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City (about 55 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 4,784)
  • Oklahoma Christian University (about 56 miles; Edmond, OK; FT enrollment: 2,173)
  • Oklahoma City University (about 56 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,547)
  • University of Oklahoma-Health Sciences Center (about 59 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,507)

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Notable locations in Hitchcock: Watonga Emergency Medical Services Hitchcock (A), Hitchcock Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Hitchcock: Hitchcock United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Blaine 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 2016: 25.6%
(29.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  66.0%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.5%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 2.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Oklahoma average:

11.1

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

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Religion statistics for Hitchcock town (based on Blaine County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,97935
Mainline Protestant1,80012
Catholic3002
Other1702
None5,694-
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: 5
Blaine County:

3.97 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Blaine County:

1.59 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

7.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.8%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Blaine County:

30.5%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Hitchcock:

45.4%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

37.5%
State:

44.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.4
Oklahoma:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Hitchcock:

25.8%
Oklahoma:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Hitchcock:

9.8%
Oklahoma:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Hitchcock:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Hitchcock:

33.6%
Oklahoma:

33.8%

General health condition:
Here:

49.6%
Oklahoma:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

73.6%
State:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hitchcock, 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

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

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $49,000 ($401.64)
    Solid Waste Management: $18,000 ($147.54)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($16.39)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,000 ($16.39)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $19,000 ($155.74)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($8.20)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $49,000 ($401.64)
    Highways: $1,000 ($8.20)
    General Support: $1,000 ($8.20)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $24,000 ($196.72)

6.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,455 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.12%
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 Garfield County, OK  0.61% ($25,200 average AGI)
from Canadian County, OK  0.55% ($35,222)
from Custer County, OK  0.48% ($26,688)


8.35% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,404 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.35%
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 Canadian County, OK  0.89% ($31,500 average AGI)
to Major County, OK  0.71% ($38,083)
to Custer County, OK  0.62% ($31,810)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hitchcock:

  • 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.)
  • KCRC (1390 AM; 10 kW; ENID, OK; Owner: CHISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WKY (930 AM; 5 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWLS (640 AM; 5 kW; MOORE, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KJON (850 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ANADARKO, OK; Owner: CARROLLTON BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, LP)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KTOK (1000 AM; 5 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KQCV (800 AM; 3 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hitchcock:

  • KIMY (93.9 FM; WATONGA, OK; Owner: ORION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRMP (103.5 FM; ANADARKO, OK; Owner: PERRY BROADCASTING OF SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA, INC.)
  • KQBL (96.9 FM; ENID, OK; Owner: CHAMPLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTUZ-FM (106.7 FM; OKARCHE, OK; Owner: TYLER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KWEY-FM (97.3 FM; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Hitchcock:

  • KWTV (Channel 9; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: GRIFFIN ENTITIES, L.L.C.)
  • KOPX (Channel 62; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: PAXSON OKLAHOMA CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFOR-TV (Channel 4; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • KSBI (Channel 52; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY CO.)
  • KOKH-TV (Channel 25; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: KOKH LICENSEE, LLC)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Hitchcock)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 150 Ft N East Main St E Side (Lat: 35.966139 Lon: -98.348972), Call Sign: KAZ966, Licensee ID: L00070026
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.900 MHzGrant Date: 08/02/2001, Expiration Date: 10/07/2011, Cancellation Date: 12/10/2011Registrant: Sooner Cooperative Inc, Box 469, Okeene, OK 73763, Phone: (405) 822-4423

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • ACP412, Lat: 35.963889 Lon: -98.350639, Type: Pole, Structure height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQLG431
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 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:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5069A , Serial Number: 28069, Year manufactured: 1953, Airworthiness Date: 11/25/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Russell I Nusz, Rr 1 Box 45, Hitchcock, OK 73744

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

HITCHCOCK DEV (Population served: 141, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-14-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-14-2013)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-16-2013), St Boil Water Order (SEP-16-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-18-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-03-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-02-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-02-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAR-01-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-14-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-14-2013)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: Fed Compliance achieved (SEP-13-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2013), St Public Notif requested (OCT-10-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-10-2013)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JUN-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: Fed Compliance achieved (SEP-13-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-02-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-02-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAR-01-2012)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 3 other older monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 10
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Hitchcock

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hitchcock, OK

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (82%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (15%)

Hitchcock compared to Oklahoma state average:

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