Olustee, Oklahoma

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Population in 2013: 598 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -12.1%
 
Males: 299  (50.1%)
Females: 299  (49.9%)
Median resident age:  31.0 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.2 years

Zip codes: 73560.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $24,965 (it was $25,125 in 2000)
Olustee:

$24,965
OK:

$45,690

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $12,763 (it was $10,189 in 2000)

Olustee town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $48,955 (it was $38,800 in 2000)
Olustee:

$48,955
OK:

$116,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $380.

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  • Races in Olustee, OK (2010)

    Olustee races chart
    • 36960.8%White alone
    • 18931.1%Hispanic
    • 244.0%Two or more races
    • 193.1%American Indian alone
    • 40.7%Black alone
    • 20.3%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Olustee: 79.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (16.8%), Irish (10.8%), English (5.0%), Scotch-Irish (3.1%), United States (2.9%), Italian (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1330 feet

Land area: 0.83 square miles.

Population density: 725 people per square mile   (low).

Olustee,OK real estate house value index trend

Olustee, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Olustee:

  • High school or higher: 79.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Olustee town:

  • Never married: 33.0%
  • Now married: 43.8%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 13.3%
  • Divorced: 6.9%

18 residents are foreign born (4.2% Latin America, 0.7% Asia).

This town:

4.2%
Oklahoma:

5.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $217 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $207 (0.4%)

Olustee satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lawton, OK (57.4 miles , pop. 92,757).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (125.0 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (194.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Elmer, OK (2.5 miles) , West Jackson, OK (2.8 miles ), Altus, OK (2.9 miles ), East Duke, OK (3.4 miles ), Martha, OK (3.5 miles ), Eldorado, OK (3.7 miles ), Friendship, OK (3.9 miles) , East Jackson, OK (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 34.55 N, Longitude: 99.42 W

Area code: 580

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

4.5%
Oklahoma:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -18 (-2.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (19%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Educational services (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Other services, except public administration (20%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (39%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Community and social service occupations (4%)
  • Management occupations (0%)

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

Average climate in Olustee, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Olustee-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 109% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/7/1960, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.9 miles away from the Olustee town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/10/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.6 miles away from the town center killed 11 people and injured 68 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Olustee-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 65% 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 130.3 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 59.6 miles away from Olustee center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 152.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 374.3 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 105.1 miles away from Olustee center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 261.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

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: 4, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Olustee topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Olustee:

  • HEALTHWATCH HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; ALTUS, OK)
  • QUALITY LIFESTYLES, INC (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; ALTUS, OK)
  • ALTUS HOUSE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ALTUS, OK)
  • GRACE LIVING CENTER-ALTUS (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ALTUS, OK)
  • JACKSON COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL, SNF (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ALTUS, OK)
  • SUNSHINE HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; ALTUS, OK)
  • DAVITA - ALTUS (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; ALTUS, OK)

Airports located in Olustee:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Olustee:

  • Western Oklahoma State College (about 10 miles; Altus, OK; Full-time enrollment: 2,054)
  • Vernon College (about 28 miles; Vernon, TX; FT enrollment: 2,216)
  • Cameron University (about 57 miles; Lawton, OK; FT enrollment: 4,695)
  • Midwestern State University (about 70 miles; Wichita Falls, TX; FT enrollment: 4,901)
  • Southwestern Oklahoma State University (about 80 miles; Weatherford, OK; FT enrollment: 4,126)
  • Mid-America Christian University (about 119 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,869)
  • Oklahoma City Community College (about 121 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 8,904)

Public high school in Olustee:

Public elementary/middle school in Olustee:

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Notable location: Olustee 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 2013: 40.3%
(21.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 67.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 37.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.8 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  72.1%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.2%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Olustee compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Median household income below 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Oklahoma average:

11.2

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (67%)
  • Electricity (33%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Olustee town (based on Jackson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,84545
Mainline Protestant3,84010
Other5712
Catholic4501
None11,740-
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: 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 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 1$1,802$21,6241$450
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$35
Police Protection - Officers 1$3,786$45,4321$532
Solid Waste Management 1$1,666$19,9920$0
Water Supply 1$1,800$21,6000$0
Totals for Government 4$9,054$27,1623$1,017

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $179,000 ($299.33)
    Water Utilities: $129,000 ($215.72)
    General - Other: $78,000 ($130.43)
    Electric Utilities: $22,000 ($36.79)
    Sewerage: $15,000 ($25.08)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $18,000 ($30.10)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $290,000 ($484.95)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $70,000 ($117.06)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $32,000 ($53.51)
    Interest Earnings: $7,000 ($11.71)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $272,000 ($454.85)
    Water Utilities: $75,000 ($125.42)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $68,000 ($113.71)
    Highways: $5,000 ($8.36)
    General Support: $2,000 ($3.34)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $9,000 ($15.05)
    Public Utilities: $8,000 ($13.38)

Olustee government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $362,000 ($605.35)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $352,000 ($588.63)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $10,000 ($16.72)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $114,000 ($190.64)

9.25% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,260 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.25%
Oklahoma average:

7.34%

0.50% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,312 average AGI)
Jackson County:

0.50%
Oklahoma average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Comanche County, OK  0.48% ($29,568 average AGI)
from Greer County, OK  0.34% ($27,903)
from Oklahoma County, OK  0.33% ($29,567)


10.21% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,281 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.21%
Oklahoma average:

7.24%

0.61% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,230 average AGI)
Jackson County:

0.61%
Oklahoma average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Oklahoma County, OK  0.65% ($41,683 average AGI)
to Comanche County, OK  0.27% ($26,160)
to Kiowa County, OK  0.25% ($38,739)

Strongest AM radio stations in Olustee:

  • KWHW (1450 AM; 1 kW; ALTUS, OK; Owner: ALTUS RADIO, INC.)
  • KCAF (990 AM; 10 kW; FARMERSVILLE, TX; Owner: RENAISSANCE RADIO, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KJON (850 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ANADARKO, OK; Owner: CARROLLTON BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, LP)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Olustee:

  • KRKZ (93.5 FM; ALTUS, OK; Owner: ALTUS RADIO, INC.)
  • KQTZ (105.9 FM; HOBART, OK; Owner: ALTUS RADIO, INC.)
  • KTIJ (98.5 FM; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: FUCHS RADIO, LLC)
  • KEYB (107.9 FM; ALTUS, OK; Owner: ALTUS FM, INC.)
  • KJCM (100.3 FM; SNYDER, OK; Owner: ALTUS EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • KIXC-FM (100.9 FM; QUANAH, TX; Owner: KIXC-FM L.L.C.)
  • KYYI (104.7 FM; BURKBURNETT, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KOCU (90.1 FM; ALTUS, OK; Owner: CAMERON UNIVERSITY)
  • KKVO (90.9 FM; ALTUS, OK; Owner: ALTUS EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • KHIM (97.7 FM; MANGUM, OK; Owner: ALTUS EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Olustee:

  • K45FH (Channel 45; ALTUS, OK; Owner: COPPER BREAKS TV. TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • 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)

Olustee fatal accident list:

Aug 23, 1975 10:42 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 104 W 4th St (Lat: 34.550083 Lon: -99.428139), Call Sign: KLY929
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.760 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/31/1997, Expiration Date: 03/02/2003, Cancellation Date: 06/01/2003
    Registrant: Olustee, Town Of, Olustee, OK 73560
  • 104 West 4th St (Lat: 34.550083 Lon: -99.428139), Call Sign: KLY928
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.670 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/31/1997, Expiration Date: 03/02/2003, Cancellation Date: 06/01/2003
    Registrant: Olustee, Town Of, Olustee, OK 73560

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • STATION, Carmel Cemetary Rd 0.8 Mi W Of Cemetary 17 Mi Sw Of Altus (Lat: 34.438944 Lon: -99.502583), Overall height: 146.3 m, Call Sign: WNTA469
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.012 MHz, 928.012 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/24/1994, Expiration Date: 11/24/1999, Cancellation Date: 11/03/1999
    Registrant: Phone: (202) 857-3500

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KD5AFH, Licensee ID: L01060877
    Grant Date: 03/13/2007, Expiration Date: 04/28/2017, Certifier: James P Robison
    Registrant: James P Robison, 17786 S Cr 199, Olustee, OK 73560
  • Call Sign: KD5COG, Licensee ID: L01325965
    Grant Date: 09/25/2007, Expiration Date: 11/03/2017
    Registrant: Brenda F Robison, 17786 S County Rd. 199, Olustee, OK 73560
  • Call Sign: KE5BPL, Licensee ID: L00874085
    Grant Date: 06/07/2004, Expiration Date: 06/07/2014, Certifier: Stephen T Grayson
    Registrant: Stephen T Grayson, 406 W. 4th, Olustee, OK 73560

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION 7ECA (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6352N , Serial Number: 306, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 05/09/1967
    Registrant (Individual): Tony C Dba Gilbreath, Po Box 178, Olustee, OK 73560, Other Owners: Farms Gilbreath

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
Most common first names in Olustee, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1372.0 years
John1178.6 years
Ruby784.4 years
William783.9 years
Roy679.9 years
Cecil469.7 years
Billie467.2 years
George478.4 years
Henry480.5 years
Opal484.8 years
Most common last names in Olustee, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Drury1176.1 years
Thrash672.2 years
Moreau585.2 years
Briscoe577.0 years
Grant474.0 years
Kaufman481.5 years
Bilbrey482.5 years
Lopez480.3 years
Olson483.3 years
Simmons483.7 years
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