U.S. Cities - City-Data Homepage  
Martha, Oklahoma forum City-Data.com Homepage

Martha, Oklahoma



Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Back to Martha, OK housing info, Jackson County, Oklahoma, OK smaller cities, OK small cities, All Cities.


We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2012: 160 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -22.0%
Males: 62  (38.8%)
Females: 98  (61.2%)

Median resident age:  35.8 years
Oklahoma median age:  37.0 years

Zip codes: 73556.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $44,420 (it was $20,000 in 2000)
Martha:

$44,420
OK:

$44,312
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $19,729

Martha town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $57,769 (it was $39,200 in 2000)
Martha:

$57,769
OK:

$114,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $43,331; Detached houses: $42,942; Mobile homes: $47,997

Median gross rent in 2012: $557.

Martha, OK residents, houses, and apartments details

Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for: near:  
Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2011 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
Martha races chart
  • White alone - 104 (64.2%)
  • Hispanic - 40 (24.7%)
  • Two or more races - 7 (4.3%)
  • Black alone - 5 (3.1%)
  • American Indian alone - 5 (3.1%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.6%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Martha: 81.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Martha, OK forum
Recent posts about Martha, Oklahoma on our local forum with over 1,500,000 registered users. Martha is mentioned 22 times on our forum:
No Internet Access to Apply for Jobs Online  (6 replies)
What is Oklahoma like?  (494 replies)
OKC Pics  (354 replies)
Is anyone from Oklahoma that lives here?  (139 replies)
Oklahoma Pictures  (2028 replies)
Things to do and places to eat around Tulsa  (75 replies)

Latest news from Martha, OK collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: Irish (19.1%), German (14.2%), Dutch (10.8%), West Indian (10.3%), Scottish (5.4%), Welsh (3.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1405 feet

Land area: 0.25 square miles.

Population density: 637 people per square mile 
 
 (low).




Home Value Estimate
Address:
Unit (optional):
City
State
Zip


Recent Home Sales
Address:
City

State
Zip
Min Price (optional)

Max Price (optional)
Prioritization:



Martha, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Martha:

  • High school or higher: 79.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 9.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Martha town:

  • Never married: 27.9%
  • Now married: 59.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 2.9%
  • Divorced: 9.6%

6 residents are foreign born

This town:  4.1%
Oklahoma:  5.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $370 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $233 (0.4%)

Martha satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lawton, OK (55.7 miles , pop. 92,757).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (117.1 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (200.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Blair, OK (2.2 miles ), Altus, OK (2.6 miles ), Friendship, OK (3.0 miles) , East Duke, OK (3.4 miles ), East Jackson, OK (3.5 miles) , Mangum, OK (3.5 miles ), Olustee, OK (3.5 miles ), Headrick, OK (4.0 miles) .

Latitude: 34.73 N, Longitude: 99.39 W

Area code: 580

Martha household income distribution Martha home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.2%
Oklahoma:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: -10 (-4.7%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (25%)
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Retail trade (29%)
  • Accommodation and food services (20%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (21%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Other financial specialists (5%)
  • Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (5%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (18%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (12%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (12%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Cashiers (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (6%)

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

Average climate in Martha, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Back to the top

Tornado activity:

Martha-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 225% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/1/1954, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.0 miles away from the Martha town center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/11/1982, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.9 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 18 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Martha-area historical earthquake activity is below Oklahoma state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 55.3 miles away from the city center
On 2/8/2002 at 16:07:13, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 58.3 miles away from Martha center
On 10/7/2007 at 13:54:21, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, 2.7 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 45.7 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1997 at 09:08:55, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 69.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/5/1995 at 05:31:16, a magnitude 3.0 (2.8 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 38.6 miles away from Martha center
On 9/27/2007 at 15:21:02, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Jackson County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Winter Storms: 8, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 3, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Martha topographic map

Hospitals/medical centers near Martha:

  • JACKSON COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; ALTUS, OK)
  • ENGLISH VILLAGE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; ALTUS, OK)
  • QUALITY LIFESTYLES, INC (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; ALTUS, OK)

Political contributions by individuals in Martha, OK

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Martha:

  • Cameron University (about 55 miles; Lawton, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,904)
  • Southwestern Oklahoma State University (about 68 miles; Weatherford, OK; FT enrollment: 4,054)
  • Midwestern State University (about 77 miles; Wichita Falls, TX; FT enrollment: 4,383)
  • Oklahoma City Community College (about 113 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 5,513)
  • Southern Nazarene University (about 114 miles; Bethany, OK; FT enrollment: 2,044)
  • Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City (about 115 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,498)
  • University of Oklahoma Norman Campus (about 116 miles; Norman, OK; FT enrollment: 19,159)

Click to draw/clear town borders

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

 
Jackson 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: 27.8%
(7.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 72.7% for other race residents, 46.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  66.7%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.8%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Martha, OK

Martha compared to Oklahoma state average:

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


Back to the top

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Martha travel time to work - commute


Martha mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (75%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13%)
  • Electricity (13%)

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 Martha town (based on Jackson County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 85.82%
Here85.8%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchChurches of ChristAssemblies of God
Adherents55.6%18.2%7.9%4.9%3.0%
Congregations25.0%13.3%1.7%16.7%8.3%
NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchAmerican Baptist AssociationChristian Church (Disciples of Christ) Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentOther
Adherents1.8%1.5%1.4%1.2%4.4%
Congregations1.7%8.3%1.7%1.7%21.7%
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: 2
Jackson County:

0.78 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

0.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Jackson County:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Jackson County:

5.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

6.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.4%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Jackson County:

30.5%
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
Solid Waste Management 0$0 5$530
Sewerage 0$0 1$500
Totals for Government 0$0 6$1,030

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

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $40,000 ($250.00)
    Financial Administration: $18,000 ($112.50)
    General - Other: $13,000 ($81.25)
    Solid Waste Management: $11,000 ($68.75)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $7,000 ($43.75)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)

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

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $11,000 ($68.75)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $2,000 ($12.50)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($6.25)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $39,000 ($243.75)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $10,000 ($62.50)
    Highways: $2,000 ($12.50)
    General Support: $1,000 ($6.25)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $3,000 ($18.75)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $36,000 ($225.00)

10.35% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,575 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.35%
Oklahoma average:

8.21%

0.92% of residents moved from foreign countries ($3,468 average AGI)
Jackson County:

0.92%
Oklahoma average:

0.15%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Oklahoma County, OK  0.37% ($23,912 average AGI)
from Comanche County, OK  0.33% ($25,167)
from Greer County, OK  0.30% ($26,741)


12.20% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,056 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.20%
Oklahoma average:

7.91%

1.15% of residents moved to foreign countries ($3,132 average AGI)
Jackson County:

1.15%
Oklahoma average:

0.09%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Oklahoma County, OK  0.59% ($32,255 average AGI)
to Comanche County, OK  0.39% ($25,917)
to Bexar County, TX  0.32% ($39,700)

Strongest AM radio stations in Martha:

  • KWHW (1450 AM; 1 kW; ALTUS, OK; Owner: ALTUS RADIO, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KCAF (990 AM; 10 kW; FARMERSVILLE, TX; Owner: RENAISSANCE RADIO, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KJON (850 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ANADARKO, OK; Owner: CARROLLTON BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, LP)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KTJS (1420 AM; 1 kW; HOBART, OK; Owner: FUCHS RADIO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Martha:

  • KQTZ (105.9 FM; HOBART, OK; Owner: ALTUS RADIO, INC.)
  • KEYB (107.9 FM; ALTUS, OK; Owner: ALTUS FM, INC.)
  • KTIJ (98.5 FM; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: FUCHS RADIO, LLC)
  • KKVO (90.9 FM; ALTUS, OK; Owner: ALTUS EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • KOCU (90.1 FM; ALTUS, OK; Owner: CAMERON UNIVERSITY)
  • KJCM (100.3 FM; SNYDER, OK; Owner: ALTUS EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • KHIM (97.7 FM; MANGUM, OK; Owner: ALTUS EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • KRKZ (93.5 FM; ALTUS, OK; Owner: ALTUS RADIO, INC.)
  • KRMP (103.5 FM; ANADARKO, OK; Owner: PERRY BROADCASTING OF SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA, INC.)
  • K210ML (89.9 FM; ALTUS, OK; Owner: CAMERON UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Martha:

  • K42FL (Channel 42; ALTUS, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K38FJ (Channel 38; ALTUS, OK; Owner: COPPER BREAKS TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K40FL (Channel 40; ALTUS, OK; Owner: COPPER BREAKS TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K49FE (Channel 49; ALTUS, OK; Owner: COPPER BREAKS TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K45FH (Channel 45; ALTUS, OK; Owner: COPPER BREAKS TV. TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K53AV (Channel 53; HOLLIS, ETC., OK; Owner: SOUTHWEST TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K51CV (Channel 51; GOULD, OK; Owner: SOUTHWEST TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K19AA (Channel 19; ALTUS, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA EDUCATIONAL TV AUTH.)


FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KC5CMY
    Grant Date: 08/31/1993, Expiration Date: 08/31/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/01/2005
    Registrant: Fred A Van Pelt, Martha, OK 73556
  • Call Sign: KC5JXR, Licensee ID: L00147594
    Grant Date: 09/27/1994, Expiration Date: 09/27/2004, Cancellation Date: 09/28/2006
    Registrant: Yvonne R Mateyko, Box 27 203 School St, Martha, OK 73556
  • Call Sign: W4NUL, Previous Call Sign: W5VRA
    Grant Date: 06/13/1996, Expiration Date: 06/13/2006, Cancellation Date: 06/14/2008
    Registrant: Robert L Willsey, Box 10, Martha, OK 73556

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-108 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5605Z , Serial Number: 22-9408, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 08/08/1962
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Roy L Smith, Po Box 65, Martha, OK 73556, Other Owners: G Elaine Smith


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6


Most common first names in Martha, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John471.8 years
Elmer274.0 years
Frank249.5 years
Howard269.0 years
Ronald262.1 years
Most common last names in Martha, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Doughty685.7 years
Evans670.7 years
Fowler374.3 years
Woodward367.3 years
Duffer274.0 years
Foster279.5 years
Crow284.5 years
Daniel285.0 years
Brown288.5 years
Hamilton287.0 years
Cost of Living Calculator
Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Mitchell Woodward (1)

Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.

Back to Martha, OK housing info, Jackson County, Oklahoma, OK smaller cities, OK small cities, All Cities.

 

Back to the top




Recent home sales, price trends, and home value evaluator powered by Onboard Informatics
© 2013 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
 
City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.
Website © 2003-2014 Advameg, Inc.