Manchester, Oklahoma

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Population in 2012: 103 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.0%
 
Males: 52  (51.3%)
Females: 51  (48.7%)
Median resident age:  48.5 years
Oklahoma median age:  37.0 years

Zip code: 73758

Estimated median household income in 2012: $34,549 (it was $27,500 in 2000)
Manchester:

$34,549
OK:

$44,312
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,218 (it was $12,760 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $38,685 (it was $9,999 in 2000)
Manchester:

$38,685
OK:

$114,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $41,944; Detached houses: $41,944
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  • White alone - 98 (95.1%)
  • Hispanic - 5 (4.9%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Manchester: 76.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (33.0%), French (16.5%), Dutch (10.3%), Polish (5.2%), Irish (3.1%), Scottish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1277 feet

Land area: 0.24 square miles.

Population density: 436 people per square mile 
 
 (low).
Manchester, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Manchester:

  • High school or higher: 85.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 1.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 11.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Manchester town:

  • Never married: 8.5%
  • Now married: 49.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 1.6%
  • Divorced: 40.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $199 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $199 (0.6%)

Manchester satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (61.6 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (298.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Waldron, KS (2.9 miles) , Wakita, OK (3.1 miles ), Bluff City, KS (3.3 miles) , Anthony, KS (3.3 miles ), Amorita, OK (3.9 miles) , Byron, OK (4.0 miles) , Freeport, KS (4.2 miles) , Nescatunga, OK (4.2 miles) .

Latitude: 36.99 N, Longitude: 98.04 W

Area code: 580

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

2.9%
Oklahoma:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -2 (-1.9%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (50%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Other services, except public administration (18%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Accommodation and food services (40%)
  • Other services, except public administration (25%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (14%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (11%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (21%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (17%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (13%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (13%)
  • Business operations specialists (8%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)

Average climate in Manchester, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Manchester, Oklahoma average temperatures Manchester, Oklahoma average precipitation Manchester, Oklahoma humidity Manchester, Oklahoma wind speed Manchester, Oklahoma snowfall Manchester, Oklahoma sunshine Manchester, Oklahoma clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Manchester-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 115% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/25/1955, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 35.2 miles away from the Manchester town center killed 20 people and injured 280 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/12/2004, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.0 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused $280,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Manchester-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 65% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 37.1 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 151.1 miles away from Manchester 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 314.7 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) earthquake occurred 184.7 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 154.4 miles away from Manchester 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 155.5 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 Grant County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 8, Winter Storms: 6, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Manchester topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Manchester:

  • HARPER COUNTY HHA (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; ANTHONY, KS)
  • ANTHONY COMMUNITY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; ANTHONY, KS)
  • HOSPITAL DISTRICT #6 OF HARPER COUNTY Critical Access Hospitals (about 12 miles away; ANTHONY, KS)

Airports located in Manchester:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Manchester:

  • Northern Oklahoma College (about 47 miles; Tonkawa, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,414)
  • Cowley County Community College (about 56 miles; Arkansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 3,173)
  • Wichita Technical Institute (about 59 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,015)
  • Newman University (about 60 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,066)
  • Friends University (about 61 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)
  • Wichita State University (about 65 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 11,743)
  • Wichita Area Technical College (about 70 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,220)

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

Grant 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 2012: 16.7%
(16.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 18.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.0 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  54.9%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.8%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 2.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Manchester compared to Oklahoma 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 above state average.
  • House age significantly 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 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (50%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (47%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Manchester town (based on Grant County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 116.56%
Here: 116.6%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Christian Churches and Churches of ChristCatholic Church
Adherents28.4%25.3%20.0%8.3%7.3%
Congregations19.4%16.7%13.9%11.1%8.3%
NameChurches of ChristChurch of the NazareneAssemblies of GodMennonite Church USAOther
Adherents3.9%2.1%1.6%1.5%1.7%
Congregations8.3%2.8%11.1%2.8%5.6%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Grant County:

6.69 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Grant County:

11.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

11.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.7%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Grant County:

28.0%
Oklahoma:

29.2%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$175
Water Supply 0$0 1$750
Totals for Government 0$0 3$1,025

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

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $21,000 ($203.88)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $37,000 ($359.22)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($38.83)
    Fire Protection: $4,000 ($38.83)
    Police Protection: $1,000 ($9.71)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($9.71)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $9,000 ($87.38)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($48.54)
    All Other: $1,000 ($9.71)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $0 ($0.00)
    Sewerage: $0 ($0.00)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $18,000 ($174.76)
    General Support: $2,000 ($19.42)
    Highways: $1,000 ($9.71)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $6,000 ($58.25)
    General Revenue, NEC: $2,000 ($19.42)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $30,000 ($291.26)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,000 ($9.71)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $3,000 ($29.13)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $121,000 ($1174.76)

6.19% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 200529,567 ($ average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.19%
Oklahoma average:

8.21%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Garfield County, OK  1.85% ($25,172 average AGI)
from Kay County, OK  0.77% ($27,000)


8.18% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 200630,489 ($ average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.18%
Oklahoma average:

7.91%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Garfield County, OK  2.06% ($33,333 average AGI)
to Kay County, OK  1.50% ($32,083)

Strongest AM radio stations in Manchester:

  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KCRC (1390 AM; 10 kW; ENID, OK; Owner: CHISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • 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)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KWLS (1290 AM; 5 kW; PRATT, KS; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KMYR (1410 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: AGAPE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFH (1330 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: ENTERCOM WICHITA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Manchester:

  • KQBL (96.9 FM; ENID, OK; Owner: CHAMPLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KNID (99.7 FM; ALVA, OK; Owner: CHRISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KD5CCL, Licensee ID: L00214511
    Grant Date: 08/26/1997, Expiration Date: 08/26/2007, Cancellation Date: 08/27/2009, Certifier: Larry J Mc Cray
    Registrant: Larry J Mc Cray, Rt1 Box 53, Manchester, OK 73758
  • Call Sign: KE5AZJ, Licensee ID: L00845821
    Grant Date: 04/13/2004, Expiration Date: 04/13/2014, Certifier: Peter C Eissfeldt
    Registrant: Peter C Eissfeldt, Rr 1 Box 146, Manchester, OK 73758
  • Call Sign: KF5JIY, Licensee ID: L01609700
    Grant Date: 12/23/2010, Expiration Date: 12/23/2020, Certifier: Michael R Brown Sr
    Registrant: Michael R Brown Sr, Manchester, OK 73758
  • Call Sign: KF5KVN, Licensee ID: L01634687
    Grant Date: 04/27/2011, Expiration Date: 04/27/2021, Certifier: Max L Hess
    Registrant: Max L Hess, 947 5th Street, Manchester, OK 73758
  • Call Sign: KF5ORJ, Licensee ID: L01692134
    Grant Date: 02/27/2012, Expiration Date: 02/27/2022, Certifier: Phillip A Sturchio
    Registrant: Phillip A Sturchio, Manchester, OK 73758


FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Manchester)
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