Peoria, Oklahoma

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: 134 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.0%
 
Males: 71  (53.0%)
Females: 63  (47.0%)
Median resident age:  42.0 years
Oklahoma median age:  37.0 years

Zip code: 74363

Estimated median household income in 2012: $33,932 (it was $28,125 in 2000)
Peoria:

$33,932
OK:

$44,312
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,103 (it was $13,953 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $67,053 (it was $24,400 in 2000)
Peoria:

$67,053
OK:

$114,300
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $52,712; Detached houses: $66,875; Mobile homes: $33,828

Median gross rent in 2012: $333.

Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2011 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
Peoria races chart
  • White alone - 97 (73.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 21 (15.9%)
  • Two or more races - 7 (5.3%)
  • Hispanic - 7 (5.3%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Peoria: 77.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Peoria, OK forum
Recent posts about Peoria, Oklahoma on our local forum with over 1,500,000 registered users. Peoria is mentioned 285 times on our forum:
Tulsa Rapid Transit - Peoria Line  (8 replies)
Grove, OK  (114 replies)
Moving to 66th and Peoria?  (10 replies)
Memorial and Peoria  (15 replies)
What Is The Next Iconic Project Due For Tulsa Oklahoma  (213 replies)
FUN things to do in OKC?????  (93 replies)

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

Ancestries: German (16.5%), United States (15.0%), Irish (6.8%), Swiss (3.8%), English (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 880 feet

Land area: 0.24 square miles.

Population density: 553 people per square mile 
 
 (low).
Peoria, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Peoria:

  • High school or higher: 92.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Peoria town:

  • Never married: 9.5%
  • Now married: 44.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 39.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $250 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $204 (0.3%)

Peoria satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, AR (64.6 miles , pop. 58,047).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (88.9 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (309.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Seneca, MO (2.5 miles ), Loma Linda, MO (2.6 miles ), Quapaw, OK (2.7 miles ), Baxter Springs, KS (2.9 miles ), Wyandotte, OK (3.0 miles ), Lowell, KS (3.1 miles ), Picher, OK (3.2 miles ), Grand Falls Plaza, MO (3.3 miles) .

Latitude: 36.92 N, Longitude: 94.67 W

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

5.5%
Oklahoma:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +5 (+3.7%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (53%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Manufacturing (32%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Finance and insurance (16%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (16%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (11%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Woodworkers (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (15%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (15%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (15%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11%)
  • Top executives (7%)
  • Other financial specialists (7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (7%)

Average climate in Peoria, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Tornado activity:

Peoria-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 114% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/10/2008, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.0 miles away from the Peoria town center killed 15 people and injured 200 people and caused $45 million in damages.

On 4/24/1975, a category F4 tornado 7.7 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 22 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Peoria-area historical earthquake activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 182.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 183.1 miles away from Peoria 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 257.8 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 269.7 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 Peoria 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 284.0 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 Ottawa County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Winter Storms: 10, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 5, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Peoria topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Peoria:

  • SENECA HOUSE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; SENECA, MO)
  • SPRING VALLEY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; BAXTER SPGS, KS)
  • BAXTER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 9 miles away; BAXTER SPRINGS, KS)
  • QUAKER HILL MANOR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; BAXTER SPRINGS, KS)
  • LEIGH MANOR, INC (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; PICHER, OK)
  • OSBORNE CARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; MIAMI, OK)
  • FMCNA - MIAMI MIDWEST (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; MIAMI, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Peoria:

  • Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (about 12 miles; Miami, OK; Full-time enrollment: 2,075)
  • Missouri Southern State University (about 18 miles; Joplin, MO; FT enrollment: 4,456)
  • Crowder College (about 19 miles; Neosho, MO; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • Pittsburg State University (about 33 miles; Pittsburg, KS; FT enrollment: 6,838)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 48 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • John Brown University (about 51 miles; Siloam Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,097)
  • University of Arkansas (about 66 miles; Fayetteville, AR; FT enrollment: 22,163)

Click to draw/clear town borders

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

Ottawa 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 97.5. This is worse than average.

City:

97.5
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2004 was 0.0317. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0317
U.S.:

0.3026

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 6.56. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.56
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 0.546. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.546
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 33.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 20.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 9.55. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.55
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00528. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00528
U.S.:

0.01468
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 16.2%
(19.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.8% for American Indian residents, 0.0% 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:  11.8%
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: 2.0% of all households

Peoria compared to Oklahoma state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (33%)
  • Wood (33%)
  • Electricity (28%)
  • Other fuel (4%)

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 Peoria town (based on Ottawa County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 76.96%
Here: 77.0%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristAssemblies of GodCatholic Church
Adherents60.1%11.6%8.5%5.8%2.7%
Congregations34.9%9.3%11.6%16.3%1.2%
NameFriends (Quakers)Lutheran ChurchChurches of ChristChurch of the NazareneOther
Adherents1.8%1.5%1.3%1.3%5.2%
Congregations5.8%2.3%4.7%2.3%11.6%
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
Ottawa County:

0.93 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

0.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Ottawa County:

1.86 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Ottawa County:

4.02 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.9%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Ottawa County:

31.2%
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

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

  • Construction - General: $5,000 ($37.31)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,000 ($14.93)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($14.93)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $59,000 ($440.30)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,000 ($14.93)

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

  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $13,000 ($97.01)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($7.46)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,000 ($7.46)
    Highways: $1,000 ($7.46)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $3,000 ($22.39)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,000 ($29.85)

7.62% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 200526,250 ($ average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.62%
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 Delaware County, OK  0.94% ($25,618 average AGI)
from Cherokee County, KS  0.56% ($26,590)
from Jasper County, MO  0.51% ($24,273)


7.13% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 200631,794 ($ average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.13%
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 Jasper County, MO  0.79% ($46,976 average AGI)
to Delaware County, OK  0.70% ($35,671)
to Craig County, OK  0.58% ($29,952)

Strongest AM radio stations in Peoria:

  • WMBH (1560 AM; 10 kW; JOPLIN, MO)
  • KVIS (910 AM; 1 kW; MIAMI, OK; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KOCR (1310 AM; 5 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)
  • KKLL (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KWAS (1230 AM; 1 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • KQYX (1450 AM; 1 kW; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Peoria:

  • KSYN (92.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIXQ (102.5 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGLC (100.9 FM; MIAMI, OK; Owner: EAGLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCAR-FM (104.3 FM; GALENA, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KBTN-FM (99.7 FM; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • K255AH (98.9 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BOARD OF GOVERNORS FOR SOUTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KRPS (89.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: PITTSBURG STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KKOW-FM (96.9 FM; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS, INC.)
  • KOBC (90.7 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: OZARK CHRISTIAN COLLEGE)
  • KGND (107.5 FM; KETCHUM, OK; Owner: NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA BROADCAST NETWORK)
  • KNEO (91.7 FM; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: SKY HIGH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KXDG (97.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KMOQ (107.1 FM; BAXTER SPRINGS, KS; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KJMK (93.9 FM; WEBB CITY, MO; Owner: BIG MACK BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KURM-FM (100.3 FM; SOUTHWEST CITY, MO; Owner: KERM, INC.)
  • KMXL (95.1 FM; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: CARTHAGE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KWXD (103.5 FM; ASBURY, MO; Owner: INNOVATIVE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KGVE (99.3 FM; GROVE, OK; Owner: CALEB CORPORATION)
  • K207BT (89.3 FM; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KITO-FM (96.1 FM; VINITA, OK; Owner: DLB BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Peoria:

  • KODE-TV (Channel 12; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOZJ (Channel 26; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BD. OF GOVERNORS OF SW MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KOAM-TV (Channel 7; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: SAGA QUAD STATES COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KJPX-LP (Channel 47; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • KSNF (Channel 16; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KCLJ-CA (Channel 46; JOPLIN/CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • K20GA (Channel 20; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K05KD (Channel 5; CARTHAGE, MO; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • K52FC (Channel 52; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K55HU (Channel 55; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K64FW (Channel 64; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: NEW LIFE EVANGELISTIC CENTER, INC.)
  • K09VM (Channel 9; ANDERSON, ETC., MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • K04OV (Channel 4; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KCLG-CA (Channel 32; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: GARY M./DEBORAH R. KENNY)
  • KELF-LP (Channel 43; GROVE, OK; Owner: TONY RUSSELL BICKEL)
  • KGCS-LP (Channel 57; JOPLIN, MO; Owner: BD OF REGENTS, MO. SOUTH. ST.COLLEGE)

Peoria fatal accident list:

May 13, 1980 07:20 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • Brian Theriault, Peoria Site (Lat: 36.947806 Lon: -94.676250), Type: 101.1, Overall height: 101.1 m
    Registrant: 3105303188, Crisj@aviaitonsystems.Com, 2510 WEST 237TH STREET SUITE 210

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 8
Cost of Living Calculator

Back to Peoria, OK housing infoOttawa CountyOklahoma, OK smaller cities, OK small cities, All Cities.

Back to top




Recent home sales, price trends, and home value evaluator powered by Onboard Informatics
© 2015 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 © 2015 Advameg, Inc.