Roosevelt, Oklahoma

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Population in 2013: 247 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -11.8%
 
Males: 117  (47.5%)
Females: 130  (52.5%)
Median resident age:  48.0 years
Oklahoma median age:  37.0 years

Zip codes: 73564.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $23,796 (it was $22,500 in 2000)
Roosevelt:

$23,796
OK:

$44,312
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $19,262 (it was $13,619 in 2000)

Roosevelt town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $20,013 (it was $27,200 in 2000)
Roosevelt:

$20,013
OK:

$114,300
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $24,741; Detached houses: $24,055; Townhouses or other attached units: $16,955; Mobile homes: $45,215

Median gross rent in 2012: $350.

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Roosevelt races chart
  • White alone - 194 (78.2%)
  • Hispanic - 18 (7.3%)
  • Two or more races - 14 (5.6%)
  • Black alone - 12 (4.8%)
  • American Indian alone - 10 (4.0%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Roosevelt: 78.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (21.3%), German (20.3%), United States (9.2%), English (5.8%), Dutch (5.3%), Norwegian (3.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 460 feet

Land area: 0.48 square miles.

Population density: 518 people per square mile   (low).

Roosevelt, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Roosevelt:

  • High school or higher: 77.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.6%
  • Unemployed: 8.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Roosevelt town:

  • Never married: 15.4%
  • Now married: 48.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 19.2%
  • Divorced: 16.7%

2 residents are foreign born

This town:  0.9%
Oklahoma:  5.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $199 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $199 (1.2%)

Roosevelt satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lawton, OK (38.2 miles , pop. 92,757).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (94.8 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (191.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Cooperton, OK (3.0 miles) , Mountain Park, OK (3.4 miles ), Hobart, OK (3.6 miles ), Snyder, OK (3.7 miles ), East Jackson, OK (3.9 miles ), Friendship, OK (4.0 miles) , Lone Wolf, OK (4.0 miles ), Headrick, OK (4.1 miles) .

Latitude: 34.85 N, Longitude: 99.02 W

Area code: 580

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

4.8%
Oklahoma:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -45 (-13.8%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (34%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (15%)
  • Other services, except public administration (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Other services, except public administration (19%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Educational services (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Top executives (8%)
  • Other financial specialists (8%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (15%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (13%)
  • Other financial specialists (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8%)
  • Financial managers (5%)

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

Average climate in Roosevelt, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Roosevelt-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 145% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/1/1954, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.0 miles away from the Roosevelt town center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/17/1976, a category F4 tornado 28.6 miles away from the town center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Roosevelt-area historical earthquake activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 68% 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 160.8 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 34.8 miles away from Roosevelt center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 147.7 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 81.2 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 147.6 miles away from Roosevelt 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 38.5 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 Kiowa County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 12, Winter Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Ice Storms: 2, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Roosevelt topographic map

Birthplace of: Cliff Speegle - Football player and coach.

Hospitals and medical centers near Roosevelt:

  • B AND K NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; HOBART, OK)
  • ELKVIEW HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; HOBART, OK)
  • HOBART GOOD SAMARITAN HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; HOBART, OK)
  • HOBART LIVING CENTERS, INC (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; HOBART, OK)
  • HOBART SAMARITAN CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; HOBART, OK)
  • KIOWA COUNTY HOSPITAL AUTHORITY Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; HOBART, OK)
  • AYERS NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; SNYDER, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Roosevelt:

  • Western Oklahoma State College (about 22 miles; Altus, OK; Full-time enrollment: 2,054)
  • Cameron University (about 38 miles; Lawton, OK; FT enrollment: 4,695)
  • Southwestern Oklahoma State University (about 51 miles; Weatherford, OK; FT enrollment: 4,126)
  • Vernon College (about 51 miles; Vernon, TX; FT enrollment: 2,216)
  • Midwestern State University (about 74 miles; Wichita Falls, TX; FT enrollment: 4,901)
  • Mid-America Christian University (about 89 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,869)
  • Oklahoma City Community College (about 91 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 8,904)

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

Kiowa 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: 27.6%
(26.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.0 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  59.8%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.4%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 2.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Roosevelt compared to Oklahoma state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (51%)
  • Electricity (41%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Utility gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Roosevelt town (based on Kiowa County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 94.09%
Here: 94.1%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurches of ChristAssemblies of GodAmerican Baptist Churches in the USA
Adherents60.7%14.3%5.3%3.6%2.8%
Congregations22.7%13.6%11.4%15.9%4.5%
NameCatholic ChurchLutheran ChurchAmerican Baptist AssociationChristian Churches and Churches of ChristOther
Adherents2.6%2.0%1.9%1.3%5.4%
Congregations2.3%2.3%6.8%2.3%18.2%
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: 5
Kiowa County:

5.30 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Kiowa County:

2.12 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Kiowa County:

5.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.8%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Kiowa County:

28.4%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$1,641
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$698
Sewerage 0$0 1$768
Water Supply 0$0 4$1,855
Totals for Government 0$0 7$4,962

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $29,000 ($117.41)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $16,000 ($64.78)

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

  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $15,000 ($60.73)
    Rents: $1,000 ($4.05)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $2,000 ($8.10)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $14,000 ($56.68)
    Other Selective Sales: $6,000 ($24.29)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,000 ($4.05)

8.06% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,674 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.06%
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 Comanche County, OK  0.87% ($29,346 average AGI)
from Jackson County, OK  0.77% ($38,739)
from Washita County, OK  0.57% ($28,529)


7.85% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,213 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.85%
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 Comanche County, OK  0.94% ($29,000 average AGI)
to Jackson County, OK  0.90% ($25,963)
to Oklahoma County, OK  0.57% ($29,294)

Strongest AM radio stations in Roosevelt:

  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KTJS (1420 AM; 1 kW; HOBART, OK; Owner: FUCHS RADIO, LLC)
  • KJON (850 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ANADARKO, OK; Owner: CARROLLTON BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, LP)
  • 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.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KWHW (1450 AM; 1 kW; ALTUS, OK; Owner: ALTUS RADIO, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • 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.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Roosevelt:

  • KQTZ (105.9 FM; HOBART, OK; Owner: ALTUS RADIO, INC.)
  • KTIJ (98.5 FM; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: FUCHS RADIO, LLC)
  • KJCM (100.3 FM; SNYDER, OK; Owner: ALTUS EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • KRMP (103.5 FM; ANADARKO, OK; Owner: PERRY BROADCASTING OF SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA, INC.)
  • KEYB (107.9 FM; ALTUS, OK; Owner: ALTUS FM, INC.)
  • KZCD (94.1 FM; LAWTON, OK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Roosevelt:

  • 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)

Roosevelt fatal accident list:

Jul 16, 1993 02:30 PM, 183, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Roosevelt)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Well Site In Great Plains State Park In Middle Of Tom Steed Reservoir (Lat: 34.782694 Lon: -98.984472), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPXV227
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.062 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/16/2003, Expiration Date: 06/16/2013, Certifier: Elizabeth Block
    Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Road 134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • ROOSEVELT, 1 Mi E Of Us Hwy 183 6 Mi S (Lat: 34.769500 Lon: -98.931944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 122 m, Overall height: 128 m, Call Sign: WQOI886
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/12/2011, Expiration Date: 10/12/2021, Cancellation Date: 02/06/2012, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • ROOSEVELT, 1 Mi E Of Us Hwy 183 6 Mi S (Lat: 34.769500 Lon: -98.931944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 122 m, Overall height: 128 m, Call Sign: WQPN278
    Assigned Frequencies: 11285.0 MHz, 11285.0 MHz, 11285.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/05/2012, Expiration Date: 07/05/2022, Certifier: Chris Harris
    Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KC5HUW, Licensee ID: L00159890
    Grant Date: 05/27/2004, Expiration Date: 07/14/2014
    Registrant: Jonathan T Aslett, 425 South Main Street, Roosevelt, OK 73564-0301
  • Call Sign: WD5EQH
    Grant Date: 08/31/1998, Expiration Date: 08/31/2008, Cancellation Date: 09/01/2010
    Registrant: Gene Davis, Rr 1 Box 128, Roosevelt, OK 73564

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
Most common first names in Roosevelt, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1273.0 years
John1281.2 years
Mary785.0 years
Walter773.8 years
Ruby674.0 years
George584.2 years
Floyd572.4 years
Thomas576.4 years
William578.8 years
Charles481.5 years
Most common last names in Roosevelt, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller1581.0 years
Smith976.7 years
Johnson882.9 years
Davis780.1 years
Ankney777.0 years
Moore782.0 years
Jones678.8 years
May673.5 years
Hayslip581.0 years
Ward575.4 years
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