Moffett, Oklahoma

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Population in 2013: 124 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -30.7%
Males: 70  (56.8%)
Females: 54  (43.2%)
Median resident age:  37.7 years
Oklahoma median age:  37.0 years

Zip codes: 74946, 74954.

Moffett Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2012: $14,258 (it was $16,875 in 2000)
Moffett:

$14,258
OK:

$44,312
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $8,640 (it was $9,743 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $57,563 (it was $32,500 in 2000)
Moffett:

$57,563
OK:

$114,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $128,438; Detached houses: $128,438

Median gross rent in 2012: $566.

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  • White alone - 76 (59.4%)
  • Black alone - 29 (22.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 10 (7.8%)
  • Two or more races - 10 (7.8%)
  • Hispanic - 3 (2.3%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Moffett: 80.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (8.9%), Italian (4.4%), Polish (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 0.13 square miles.

Population density: 951 people per square mile   (low).

Moffett, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Moffett:

  • High school or higher: 58.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Moffett town:

  • Never married: 34.4%
  • Now married: 34.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 24.7%

2 residents are foreign born

This town:  1.1%
Oklahoma:  5.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $199 (0.4%)

Moffett satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Smith, AR (3.1 miles , pop. 80,268).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (98.2 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (223.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Arkoma, OK (1.7 miles ), Fort Smith, AR (1.7 miles ), Roland, OK (2.1 miles ), Remy, OK (2.4 miles ), Van Buren, AR (2.6 miles ), Muldrow, OK (3.0 miles ), Pocola, OK (3.0 miles ), Barling, AR (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 35.39 N, Longitude: 94.45 W

Area code: 918

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

6.7%
Oklahoma:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -40 (-18.3%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (40%)
  • Other services, except public administration (40%)
  • Construction (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Accommodation and food services (52%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (18%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (13%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (13%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (13%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (7%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (17%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (13%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (13%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)

Average climate in Moffett, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Moffett-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 84% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/26/1976, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 10.1 miles away from the Moffett town center killed 2 people and injured 64 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/5/1960, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.1 miles away from the town center killed 5 people and injured 13 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Moffett-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 127.3 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 127.8 miles away from Moffett 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 123.4 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 232.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 271.2 miles away from Moffett center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 300.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Sequoyah County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Winter Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 6, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Moffett topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Moffett:

  • VISITING NURSES AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; FORT SMITH, AR)
  • AREA AGCY AGING HOSPICE OF WES (Hospital, about 2 miles away; FORT SMITH, AR)
  • SPARKS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 2 miles away; FORT SMITH, AR)
  • SELECT SPECIALTY HOSPITAL FORT SMITH (Hospital, about 2 miles away; FORT SMITH, AR)
  • HOLT-KROCK SURGERY CENTER (Hospital, about 3 miles away; FORT SMITH, AR)
  • MEDI-HOME OF ARKOMA, INC. (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; ARKOMA, OK)
  • SEQUOYAH EAST NURSING CENTER, LLC (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; ROLAND, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Moffett:

  • University of Arkansas-Fort Smith (about 5 miles; Fort Smith, AR; Full-time enrollment: 6,103)
  • Carl Albert State College (about 27 miles; Poteau, OK; FT enrollment: 2,041)
  • Northeastern State University (about 47 miles; Tahlequah, OK; FT enrollment: 6,895)
  • University of Arkansas (about 49 miles; Fayetteville, AR; FT enrollment: 22,163)
  • John Brown University (about 56 miles; Siloam Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,097)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 69 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • Arkansas Tech University (about 75 miles; Russellville, AR; FT enrollment: 9,038)

Public elementary/middle school in Moffett:

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

Tourist attraction: Libraries-Public - Arkoma (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 1101 Main).

Sequoyah County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 93.0. This is worse than average.

City:

93.0
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 7.47. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.47
U.S.:

6.58

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 21.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.1
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.2
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 55.2%
(66.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 52.6% for Black residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 15.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.8 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  71.7%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.5%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Moffett compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in 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 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (78%)
  • Electricity (20%)

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 Moffett town (based on Sequoyah County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.66%
Here: 45.7%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchAssemblies of GodNational Association of Free Will BaptistsAmerican Baptist Association
Adherents59.2%9.6%8.4%4.7%3.8%
Congregations28.6%6.5%15.6%9.1%5.2%
NameChurches of ChristChurch of the NazareneCatholic ChurchPentecostal Church of GodOther
Adherents3.2%2.3%1.5%1.4%5.8%
Congregations10.4%3.9%2.6%3.9%14.3%
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: 8
Sequoyah County:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.73 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Sequoyah County:

5.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
Here:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.9%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Sequoyah County:

31.6%
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
Police Protection - Officers 2$5,020$30,1200$0
Firefighters 13$0$00$0
Totals for Government 15$5,020$4,0160$0

5.93% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,784 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.93%
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 Sebastian County, AR  1.26% ($29,404 average AGI)
from Crawford County, AR  0.41% ($33,692)
from Le Flore County, OK  0.33% ($24,690)


6.32% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,310 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.32%
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 Sebastian County, AR  1.19% ($25,758 average AGI)
to Le Flore County, OK  0.43% ($25,836)
to Tulsa County, OK  0.36% ($29,739)

Strongest AM radio stations in Moffett:

  • KYHN (1320 AM; 10 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWHN (1650 AM; 10 kW; FT. SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFSA (950 AM; 1 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: FRED H. BAKER, SR.)
  • KFPW (1230 AM; 1 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: PHARIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHGG (1580 AM; 1 kW; VAN BUREN, AR; Owner: PHARIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTCS (1410 AM; 1 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: BIG CHIEF BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KAYR (1060 AM; daytime; 1 kW; VAN BUREN, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Moffett:

  • KISR (93.7 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: STEREO 93, INC.)
  • KLSZ-FM (102.7 FM; VAN BUREN, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KREU (92.3 FM; ROLAND, OK; Owner: STAR 92 CO.)
  • KAOW (88.9 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • K209CA (89.7 FM; VAN BUREN, AR; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KZBB (97.9 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMAG (99.1 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTCS-FM (99.9 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: BIG CHIEF BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K204EW (88.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K219CN (91.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KARG (91.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KOMS (107.3 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • K254AM (98.7 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KKBD (95.9 FM; SALLISAW, OK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBBQ-FM (100.7 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • K207CW (89.3 FM; PARIS, AR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KKRI (88.1 FM; POCOLA, OK; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KZKZ-FM (106.3 FM; GREENWOOD, AR; Owner: FAMILY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KEZA (107.9 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRWA-FM (103.1 FM; WALDRON, AR; Owner: PHARIS BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Moffett:

  • KFSM-TV (Channel 5; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • KBBL-CA (Channel 9; WINSLOW, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • KFDF-CA (Channel 10; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • K14JJ (Channel 14; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: ELLERBECK FAMILY PARTNERS II LTD.)
  • K36EH (Channel 36; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: ELLERBECK FAMILY PARTNERS II LTD.)
  • K43EZ (Channel 43; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • K58FB (Channel 58; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: GEORGE W. MATTHEWS, JR.)
  • K66FM (Channel 66; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • K16ER (Channel 16; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KPBI-CA (Channel 46; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • K34EN (Channel 34; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: TV34, INC.)
  • KAFT (Channel 13; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • K59GJ (Channel 59; POTEAU, OK; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • KPOM-TV (Channel 24; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: J.D.G. TELEVISION, INC.)


FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: AERONCA-PRIDGIN 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 8034P , Serial Number: 1
    Registrant (Individual): Bob V Pridgin, Po Box 18, Moffett, OK 74946

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Hazardous Condition: 1
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