Northwest Osage, Oklahoma

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Population in July 2007: 1,612.
Males: 794  (49.3%)
Females: 818  (50.7%)
Median resident age:  41.8 years
Oklahoma median age:  35.5 years

Zip code: 74652

Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,232 (it was $29,596 in 2000)
Northwest Osage:

$38,232
OK:

$45,690

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,277 (it was $16,903 in 2000)

Northwest Osage CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $55,962 (it was $35,200 in 2000)
Northwest Osage:

$55,962
OK:

$116,500
  • Races in Northwest Osage, OK (2000)

    Northwest Osage races chart
    • 1,29881.8%White alone
    • 18411.6%American Indian alone
    • 754.7%Two or more races
    • 261.6%Hispanic
    • 40.3%Asian alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Northwest Osage: 81.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 423.3 square miles.

Population density: 3.8 people per square mile   (very low).

Northwest Osage, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Northwest Osage:

  • High school or higher: 82.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Northwest Osage CCD:

  • Never married: 15.2%
  • Now married: 66.4%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Northwest Osage CCD:  0.6% ($199)
Oklahoma:  0.8% ($523)
Northwest Osage satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tulsa, OK (61.2 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (276.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Shidler, OK (1.0 miles ), Webb City, OK (1.6 miles) , Burbank, OK (2.7 miles) , Foraker, OK (2.8 miles) , Grainola, OK (3.2 miles) , Kaw City, OK (3.3 miles ), Fairfax, OK (3.9 miles ), McCord-Braden, OK (4.4 miles ).

Latitude: 36.79 N, Longitude: 96.67 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 918

Northwest Osage household income distribution Northwest Osage home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.8%
Oklahoma:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (17%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (11%)
  • Truck transportation (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Repair and maintenance (4%)
  • Health care (17%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
  • Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (9%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (10%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)

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

Average climate in Northwest Osage, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Northwest Osage-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 132% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/25/1955, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 27.4 miles away from the Northwest Osage place center killed 80 people and injured 273 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/26/1991, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.7 miles away from the place center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Northwest Osage-area historical earthquake activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 69% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 148.1 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 112.1 miles away from Northwest Osage 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 348.9 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 224.3 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 149.1 miles away from Northwest Osage 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 170.2 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 Osage County (30) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 23
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 13, Floods: 12, Winter Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 8, Fires: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Ice Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Northwest Osage:

  • FAIRFAX HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; FAIRFAX, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Northwest Osage:

  • Cowley County Community College (about 28 miles; Arkansas City, KS; Full-time enrollment: 3,173)
  • Northern Oklahoma College (about 36 miles; Tonkawa, OK; FT enrollment: 3,414)
  • Oklahoma State University-Main Campus (about 52 miles; Stillwater, OK; FT enrollment: 21,700)
  • University of Tulsa (about 60 miles; Tulsa, OK; FT enrollment: 3,702)
  • Tulsa Community College (about 64 miles; Tulsa, OK; FT enrollment: 12,480)
  • Oral Roberts University (about 65 miles; Tulsa, OK; FT enrollment: 3,216)
  • Rogers State University (about 67 miles; Claremore, OK; FT enrollment: 3,482)

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Notable locations in Northwest Osage: T-Apple Ranch (A), Lakeview Golf Course (B), Codding Ranch (C), Sarge Creek Rural Fire Company (D), Antelope Creek Rural Fire Department (E), Burbank Volunteer Fire Department (F), Big Beaver Fire Department (G), Shidler Fire and Emergency Medical Services (H), Shidler Volunteer Fire Department (I), Lost Man Creek Rural Fire Company (J), Webb City Volunteer Fire Department (K), Bar - C Volunteer Fire Department (L), Frankfort Rural Fire Company (M), Blackland Fire Corporation (N), Grainola Volunteer Fire Department (O), Foraker Volunteer Fire Department (P), Wamsley Creek Rural Fire Department (Q), Lyman Rural Fire Company (R), Denoya Rural Firefighters (S), Buckcreek Rural Fire Department (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Foraker Cemetery (1), Burbank Cemetery (2), Saint Johns Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Charlotte Lake (A), Kaw Lake (B), Big Caney Creek Site 11 Reservoir (C), Oknoname 113052 Reservoir (D), Oknoname 113127 Reservoir (E), Adams Ranch Airport Lake (F), Oknoname 113130 Reservoir (G), Phillips Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Wamsley Creek (A), Hickory Creek (B), Hay Creek (C), Bayliss Creek (D), Antelope Creek (E), Stewart Creek (F), Spring Creek (G), South Buck Creek (H), Charley Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Osage 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 100. This is worse than average.

City:

100
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2008 was 0.0150. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0150
U.S.:

0.3026

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 4.78. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 24.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.78
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 2.60. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.60
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 33.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 20.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.5
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.1
U.S.:

9.1
Average household size:
This place:  2.4 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  72.7%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.8%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

15.7%
Whole state:

14.7%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

6.4%
Whole state:

6.1%
4 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional) in 2010
4 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

Northwest Osage 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 significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Oklahoma average:

11.7

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (44%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (34%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Northwest Osage CCD (based on Osage County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant12,33754
Mainline Protestant1,78315
Catholic1,5007
Black Protestant2092
Other1502
None31,493-
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: 3
Osage County:

0.66 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Osage County:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Osage County:

4.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

4.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.2%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Osage County:

31.3%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

7.96% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,405 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.96%
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 Tulsa County, OK  3.66% ($32,812 average AGI)
from Kay County, OK  0.68% ($35,708)
from Washington County, OK  0.50% ($41,070)


8.03% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,357 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.03%
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 Tulsa County, OK  3.16% ($29,157 average AGI)
to Kay County, OK  0.67% ($23,564)
to Washington County, OK  0.61% ($58,558)

Strongest AM radio stations in Northwest Osage:

  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WBBZ (1230 AM; 1 kW; PONCA CITY, OK; Owner: PONCA CITY PUBLISHING CO.)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KCRC (1390 AM; 10 kW; ENID, OK; Owner: CHISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSOK (1280 AM; daytime; 1 kW; ARKANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: COWLEY COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCFO (970 AM; 3 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: FRIENDSHIP BROADCASTING, L. P.)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Northwest Osage:

  • KYFM (100.1 FM; BARTLESVILLE, OK; Owner: KCD ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KYQQ (106.5 FM; ARKANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KBVL (103.9 FM; PAWHUSKA, OK; Owner: BORGEN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSOK-FM (95.9 FM; WINFIELD, KS; Owner: COWLEY COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLVV (88.7 FM; PONCA CITY, OK; Owner: THE LOVE STATION, INC.)
  • KAXR (91.3 FM; ARKANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KIXR (104.7 FM; PONCA CITY, OK; Owner: MUR-THOM BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KACY (102.5 FM; ARKANSAS CITY, KS; Owner: THIRD COAST BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLOR-FM (99.3 FM; PONCA CITY, OK; Owner: TEAM RADIO LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Northwest Osage:

  • K54FZ (Channel 54; PONCA CITY, OK; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY CO.)
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