Sand Springs, Oklahoma

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Population in 2014: 19,553 (93% urban, 7% rural). Population change since 2000: +12.0%
 
Males: 9,304  (47.6%)
Females: 10,249  (52.4%)
Median resident age:  34.3 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.2 years

Zip codes: 74073, 74126, 74127.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $54,119 (it was $40,380 in 2000)
Sand Springs:

$54,119
OK:

$45,690

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,459 (it was $18,193 in 2000)

Sand Springs city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $119,049 (it was $78,000 in 2000)
Sand Springs:

$119,049
OK:

$116,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $169,747; Detached houses: $176,800; Townhouses or other attached units: $124,548; In 2-unit structures: $116,621; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $89,007; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $106,025; Mobile homes: $52,689; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $14,354

Median gross rent in 2013: $694.

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  • Races in Sand Springs, OK (2013)

    Sand Springs races chart
    • 15,14777.1%White alone
    • 2,19911.2%Two or more races
    • 1,1225.7%American Indian alone
    • 7473.8%Hispanic
    • 4182.1%Black alone
    • 780.4%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Sand Springs: 86.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Sand Springs, OK City Guides:

Ancestries: German (16.7%), Irish (14.0%), United States (9.4%), English (8.9%), Scottish (2.5%), French (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1912

Elevation: 670 feet

Land area: 18.7 square miles.

Population density: 1,047 people per square mile   (low).

Sand Springs,OK real estate house value index trend

Sand Springs, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Sand Springs:

  • High school or higher: 88.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sand Springs city:

  • Never married: 21.8%
  • Now married: 56.8%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 12.1%

192 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.0%
Oklahoma:

5.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,451 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,090 (1.1%)

Sand Springs satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tulsa, OK (10.3 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (234.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Lotsee, OK (2.2 miles) , Oakhurst, OK (2.4 miles ), Sapulpa, OK (3.1 miles ), Southeast Osage, OK (3.1 miles ), Tulsa, OK (3.2 miles ), Prue, OK (3.4 miles ), Turley, OK (3.4 miles ), Jenks, OK (3.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 108 buildings, average cost: $105,200
  • 1998: 102 buildings, average cost: $120,400
  • 1999: 87 buildings, average cost: $135,400
  • 2000: 47 buildings, average cost: $149,300
  • 2001: 89 buildings, average cost: $117,400
  • 2002: 75 buildings, average cost: $148,300
  • 2003: 72 buildings, average cost: $156,800
  • 2004: 60 buildings, average cost: $186,400
  • 2005: 86 buildings, average cost: $194,000
  • 2006: 65 buildings, average cost: $197,800
  • 2007: 80 buildings, average cost: $214,400
  • 2008: 60 buildings, average cost: $223,600
  • 2009: 66 buildings, average cost: $167,600
  • 2010: 47 buildings, average cost: $193,700
  • 2011: 47 buildings, average cost: $184,000
  • 2012: 67 buildings, average cost: $195,100
  • 2013: 75 buildings, average cost: $184,100
  • 2014: 64 buildings, average cost: $199,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 36.14 N, Longitude: 96.12 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,160 (-11.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,147 (23.1%)

Area code: 918

Sand Springs household income distribution Sand Springs home values distribution

Property values in Sand Springs, OK


Crime rates in Sand Springs by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0010011110000
per 100,000 0.00.05.60.00.05.45.45.45.20.00.00.00.0
Rapes 973537611335516
per 100,000 50.939.516.928.116.838.132.359.115.615.726.026.182.2
Robberies 148816108810111111105
per 100,000 79.245.145.190.156.143.643.153.857.357.657.152.125.7
Assaults 3327312817242021181119513
per 100,000 186.8152.2174.6157.695.4130.7107.7112.993.757.698.726.166.8
Burglaries 128133117921141231361169812510710082
per 100,000 724.4750.0658.9517.9639.6669.9732.3623.6510.3654.2555.6521.4421.5
Thefts 451514473422322460462522481504623561481
per 100,000 2,552.52,898.42,663.92,375.61,806.72,505.22,487.62,806.12,504.72,637.63,235.02,924.92,472.2
Auto thefts 691509284758145445739543544
per 100,000 390.5845.8518.1472.9420.8441.1242.3236.5296.8204.1280.4182.5226.2
Arson 5251211013121
per 100,000 28.311.328.25.611.25.45.40.05.215.75.210.45.1
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 298.8325.7279.4261.5209.1274.9252.1283.9228.4218.4259.6219.3243.9

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Sand Springs detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 42 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.64
Oklahoma average:

1.84
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.1%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,249 (+7.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Sand Springs, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Sand Springs-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 182% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1960, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 6.7 miles away from the Sand Springs city center killed 5 people and injured 81 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/29/1984, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.1 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 60 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sand Springs-area historical earthquake activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 71% 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 103.8 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 125.7 miles away from Sand Springs center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 229.9 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 229.9 miles away from the city 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 340.8 miles away from Sand Springs 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 159.7 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 Tulsa County (29) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 13, Floods: 12, Winter Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 6, Fires: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sand Springs topographic map

Birthplace of: Mae Young - Professional wreslter, Jerry Adair - Baseball player, Cindy Pickett - Film actor, Steve Barnett (American football) - Football player.

Main business address for: WEBCO INDUSTRIES INC (STEEL PIPE & TUBES).

Hospitals and medical centers in Sand Springs:

  • INNOVATIVE SENIOR CARE HOME HEALTH (401 E BROADWAY, STE 250)
  • SAND SPRINGS NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (1025 NORTH ADAMS)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Sand Springs:

  • FMCNA - NORTH TULSA (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; TULSA, OK)
  • OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; TULSA, OK)
  • TULSA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER, SNF (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; TULSA, OK)
  • OSTEOPATHIC SURGICENTER (Hospital, about 7 miles away; TULSA, OK)
  • HOMESTEAD NURSING HOME, INC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; TULSA, OK)
  • INVERNESS VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; TULSA, OK)
  • TULSA SPINE & SPECIALTY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; TULSA, OK)

airports located in Sand Springs:

See details about airports located in Sand Springs, OK

Amtrak station near Sand Springs:

  • 8 miles: TULSA (GREYHOUND STA., 317 S. DETROIT ST.) - Bus Station

Colleges/Universities in Sand Springs:

  • Standard Beauty College of Oklahoma (Full-time enrollment: 124; Location: 510 Plaza Court; Private, for-profit; Website: sandspringsbeautycollege.com)
  • Tulsa Technology Center-Sand Springs Campus (Location: 924 E Charles Page Blvd; Public; Website: tulsatech.edu/Pages/Default.aspx)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sand Springs:

  • University of Tulsa (about 10 miles; Tulsa, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,702)
  • Oral Roberts University (about 12 miles; Tulsa, OK; FT enrollment: 3,216)
  • Tulsa Community College (about 13 miles; Tulsa, OK; FT enrollment: 12,480)
  • Rogers State University (about 30 miles; Claremore, OK; FT enrollment: 3,482)
  • Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology (about 37 miles; Okmulgee, OK; FT enrollment: 3,243)
  • Oklahoma State University-Main Campus (about 54 miles; Stillwater, OK; FT enrollment: 21,700)
  • Langston University (about 66 miles; Langston, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)

Public high schools in Sand Springs:

Private high schools in Sand Springs:

  • MORIAH CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 71, Location: 680 E 41ST ST, Grades: PK-12)
  • LANDMARK CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 12, Location: 4700 S HIGHWAY 97, Grades: 2-11)

Public elementary/middle schools in Sand Springs:

  • PRATT ES (Students: 542, Location: 301WEST 35TH STREET, Grades: KG-5)
  • KEYSTONE PUBLIC SCHOOL (Students: 456, Location: 23810 WEST HIGHWAY 51, Grades: PK-8)
  • GARFIELD ES (Students: 450, Location: 701 NORTH ROOSEVELT, Grades: 3-5)
  • ANGUS VALLEY ES (Students: 356, Location: 412 WEST 55TH STREET, Grades: PK-5)
  • ANDERSON PUBLIC SCHOOL (Students: 297, Location: 2195 ANDERSON ROAD, Grades: PK-6)
  • LIMESTONE ES (Students: 276, Location: 4201 SOUTH WALNUT CREEK DRIVE, Grades: PK-5)
  • NORTHWOODS FINE ARTS ACADEMY (Location: 1691 EAST OLD NORTH ROAD, Grades: KG-2)
  • CLYDE BOYD MS (Location: 305 WEST 35TH STREET, Grades: 6-8)
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Notable locations in Sand Springs: Arrowhead Ranch (A), Osage Hills Country Club (B), Village Square (C), Sand Springs Fire Department Station 2 (D), Rock Fire Department (E), Zink Fire Department (F), City of Sand Springs Fire Department Station 1 (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Harris Shopping Center (1), Prattville Shopping Center (2), Sand Springs Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Sand Springs: WEBCO INDUSTRIES INC (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Sand Springs include: Delaware Church (A), Lake United Methodist Church (B), Fisher Church (C), Limestone Church (D), Tanglewood Church (E), First Church of God (F), Cornerstone Church (G), Saint Matthews Episcopal Church (H), Trinity Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Tullahassee Creek Indian Cemetery (1), Post Oak Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Oknoname 143001 Reservoir (A), Oknoname 143005 Reservoir (B), Shell Lake (C), Sand Springs Lake (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Brush Creek (A), Turkey Creek (B), Anderson Creek (C), Shell Creek (D), Sand Creek (E), Goose Creek (F), Fisher Creek (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Sand Springs: Douglas Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Sand Springs Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 6 East Broadway Street) (1), Sandus Marketing (14806 West 18th Place) (2), Sandite Billiards & Grill (7822 West Parkway Boulevard) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Days Inn (1110 E Charles Page Blvd) (1), Best Western Sand Springs Inn & Suites (211 South Lake Drive) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Tulsa 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 2013 was 85.3. This is about average.

City:

85.3
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.209. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.209
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 7.79. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.79
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.490. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.490
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 19.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.07. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.07
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 0.00450. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00450
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.9%
(7.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 61.6% for Black residents, 6.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 18.4% for American Indian residents, 2.3% for other race residents, 13.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  70.7%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.2%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Sand Springs in 2010:

  • 84 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 68 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 32 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 17 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 6 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 6 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Sand Springs in 2000:

  • 186 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 114 people in nursing homes
  • 87 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 30 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 24 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 21 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children

Sand Springs, Oklahoma environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Sand Springs (2011 data):

  • International Bank of Commerce: Sand Springs Branch at 800 East Charles Page Blvd, branch established on 1922/01/01; Sand Springs South Branch at 3973 Highway 97, branch established on 1916/01/01. Info updated 2007/03/28: Bank assets: $9,621.9 mil, Deposits: $6,548.8 mil, headquarters in Laredo, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 197 total offices, Holding Company: International Bancshares Corporation
  • BancFirst: West 41st Street Branch at 102 West 41st Street, branch established on 1984/04/02; Sand Springs Branch at 301 East Second, branch established on 1965/01/08. Info updated 2012/02/24: Bank assets: $5,407.8 mil, Deposits: $4,893.4 mil, headquarters in Oklahoma City, OK, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 101 total offices, Holding Company: Bancfirst Corporation
  • American Heritage Bank: South Sand Springs Branch at 3801 South 113th West Avenue, branch established on 1984/03/07; Adams Road Branch at 220 S. Adams Road, branch established on 2007/08/06. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $752.5 mil, Deposits: $575.8 mil, headquarters in Sapulpa, OK, positive income, 16 total offices, Holding Company: American Bancorporation, Inc.
  • Arvest Bank: Wal-Mart Super Center Branch at 220 South Highway 97, branch established on 2003/08/20. Info updated 2010/11/29: Bank assets: $12,520.8 mil, Deposits: $10,446.2 mil, headquarters in Fayetteville, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 241 total offices, Holding Company: Arvest Bank Group, Inc.
  • BOKF, National Association: Sand Springs Branch at 401 East Broadway, branch established on 1913/10/14. Info updated 2012/02/28: Bank assets: $25,360.0 mil, Deposits: $19,171.3 mil, headquarters in Tulsa, OK, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 189 total offices, Holding Company: Bok Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Oklahoma average:

11.2

Sand Springs travel time to work - commute Sand Springs mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Sand Springs city (based on Tulsa County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant213,615545
Mainline Protestant85,250103
Catholic49,14423
Other17,31049
Black Protestant12,22629
Orthodox7785
None225,080-
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: 88
Tulsa County:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 9
This county:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 30
Tulsa County:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 166
Tulsa County:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 489
Here:

8.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.4%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Tulsa County:

27.3%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Sand Springs:

49.7%
Oklahoma:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Sand Springs:

46.8%
Oklahoma:

44.2%

Average BMI:
Sand Springs:

28.7
Oklahoma:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Sand Springs:

21.1%
State:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Sand Springs:

9.7%
Oklahoma:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Oklahoma:

6.8

Overweight people:
Sand Springs:

34.5%
Oklahoma:

33.8%

General health condition:
Sand Springs:

56.6%
Oklahoma:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.8%
State:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sand Springs, OK Residents
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
Financial Administration 13$39,482$36,4450$0
Other Government Administration 11$46,518$50,7470$0
Judicial and Legal 3$6,441$25,7643$2,360
Police Protection - Officers 29$131,310$54,3350$0
Police - Other 6$21,414$42,8281$1,368
Firefighters 32$145,869$54,7010$0
Fire - Other 1$2,046$24,5520$0
Streets and Highways 9$21,972$29,2960$0
Airports 1$3,075$36,9002$1,136
Welfare 0$0 1$1,169
Solid Waste Management 18$41,803$27,8690$0
Sewerage 11$29,431$32,1070$0
Parks and Recreation 5$13,379$32,1104$3,423
Water Supply 19$48,708$30,7630$0
Other and Unallocable 30$112,004$44,8021$1,125
Totals for Government 188$663,452$42,34812$10,581

Sand Springs government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $1,915,000 ($97.94)
    General: $1,430,000 ($73.13)
    Regular Highways: $299,000 ($15.29)
    Water Utilities: $162,000 ($8.29)
    Housing & Community Development: $145,000 ($7.42)
    Air Transportation: $122,000 ($6.24)
    Fire Protection: $114,000 ($5.83)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $2,821,000 ($144.27)
    Police Protection: $2,539,000 ($129.85)
    Fire Protection: $1,858,000 ($95.02)
    Sewerage: $1,604,000 ($82.03)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,319,000 ($67.46)
    Solid Waste Management: $868,000 ($44.39)
    General - Other: $687,000 ($35.14)
    Financial Administration: $662,000 ($33.86)
    Regular Highways: $612,000 ($31.30)
    Central Staff Services: $507,000 ($25.93)
    Air Transportation: $309,000 ($15.80)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $139,000 ($7.11)
    Welfare - Other: $43,000 ($2.20)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $935,000 ($47.82)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $443,000 ($22.66)
    Solid Waste Management: $292,000 ($14.93)
    Financial Administration: $111,000 ($5.68)
    General - Other: $107,000 ($5.47)
    Regular Highways: $57,000 ($2.92)
    Sewerage: $54,000 ($2.76)
    Water Utilities: $52,000 ($2.66)
    Police Protection: $37,000 ($1.89)
    Air Transportation: $22,000 ($1.13)
    Central Staff: $13,000 ($0.66)
    Fire Protection: $9,000 ($0.46)
    Welfare - Other: $1,000 ($0.05)
    Judicial: $1,000 ($0.05)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $6,468,000 ($330.79)

Sand Springs government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $261,000 ($13.35)
  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,893,000 ($96.81)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,079,000 ($55.18)
    Parks & Recreation: $657,000 ($33.60)
    All Other: $184,000 ($9.41)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $118,000 ($6.03)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $579,000 ($29.61)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $366,000 ($18.72)
    Interest Earnings: $351,000 ($17.95)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $4,729,000 ($241.86)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $188,000 ($9.61)
    All Other: $60,000 ($3.07)
    General Support: $21,000 ($1.07)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $7,270,000 ($371.81)
    Public Utilities: $713,000 ($36.46)
    NEC: $336,000 ($17.18)
    Other Selective Sales: $85,000 ($4.35)
    Property: $13,000 ($0.66)

Sand Springs government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $14,544,000 ($743.82)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $12,598,000 ($644.30)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $8,840,000 ($452.10)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $8,924,000 ($456.40)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $9,378,000 ($479.62)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $3,975,000 ($203.29)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $12,053,000 ($616.43)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $905,000 ($46.28)

6.06% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,704 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.06%
Oklahoma average:

7.34%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($226 average AGI)
Tulsa County:

0.02%
Oklahoma average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Wagoner County, OK  0.55% ($35,370 average AGI)
from Rogers County, OK  0.48% ($33,228)
from Creek County, OK  0.45% ($34,811)


6.12% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,341 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.12%
Oklahoma average:

7.24%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($299 average AGI)
Tulsa County:

0.05%
Oklahoma average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Wagoner County, OK  0.59% ($42,268 average AGI)
to Creek County, OK  0.46% ($41,897)
to Rogers County, OK  0.43% ($45,036)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sand Springs:

  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTFX (1340 AM; 1 kW; SAND SPRINGS, OK; Owner: K95.5, 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.)
  • KCFO (970 AM; 3 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: FRIENDSHIP BROADCASTING, L. P.)
  • KGTO (1050 AM; 1 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: KJMM, INC.)
  • KYAL (1550 AM; 3 kW; SAPULPA, OK; Owner: KXOJ, INC.)
  • KAKC (1300 AM; 5 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KXTD (1530 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WAGONER, OK; Owner: GAYTAN-GALVAN LIMITED LIABILITY COMP)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sand Springs:

  • KBEZ (92.9 FM; TULSA, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KVOO-FM (98.5 FM; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KMOD-FM (97.5 FM; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRAV-FM (96.5 FM; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KWEN (95.5 FM; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KIZS (92.1 FM; BROKEN ARROW, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRTQ (102.3 FM; SAND SPRINGS, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KXOJ-FM (100.9 FM; SAPULPA, OK; Owner: KXOJ, INC.)
  • KJMM (105.3 FM; BIXBY, OK; Owner: KJMM, INC.)
  • KNYD (90.5 FM; BROKEN ARROW, OK; Owner: CREATIVE EDUCATIONAL MEDIA CORP. INC)
  • KXBL (99.5 FM; HENRYETTA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KJSR (103.3 FM; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTSO (94.1 FM; OKMULGEE, OK; Owner: SHAMROCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KMYZ-FM (104.5 FM; PRYOR, OK; Owner: SHAMROCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KWGS (89.5 FM; TULSA, OK; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF TULSA)
  • KHTT (106.9 FM; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KQLL-FM (106.1 FM; OWASSO, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KTBT (101.5 FM; COLLINSVILLE, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Sand Springs:

  • KLOT-LP (Channel 25; TULSA, OK; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K39CW (Channel 39; TULSA, OK; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTZT-LP (Channel 29; TULSA, OK; Owner: ARACELIS ORTIZ, EXECUTRIX OF THE ESTATE OF CARLOS ORTIZ)
  • KOPE-LP (Channel 51; TULSA, OK; Owner: COPELAND BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K33EK (Channel 33; TULSA, OK; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY CO.)
  • KJRH (Channel 2; TULSA, OK; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KGEB (Channel 53; TULSA, OK; Owner: UNIVERSITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOED-TV (Channel 11; TULSA, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KOTV (Channel 6; TULSA, OK; Owner: GRIFFIN LICENSING, L.L.C.)
  • KWHB (Channel 47; TULSA, OK; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KTUL (Channel 8; TULSA, OK; Owner: KTUL, LLC)
  • KTPX (Channel 44; OKMULGEE, OK; Owner: PAXSON TULSA LICENSE, INC.)
  • KTFO (Channel 41; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KOKI-TV (Channel 23; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K15DA (Channel 15; TULSA, OK; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY CO.)
  • KDOR (Channel 17; BARTLESVILLE, OK; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K69GO (Channel 69; TULSA, OK; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KRSC-TV (Channel 35; CLAREMORE, OK; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS OF OKLAHOMA COLLEGES)
  • KWBT (Channel 19; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: TULSA COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • K04NZ (Channel 4; TULSA, OK; Owner: GERALD BROTHERS)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Sand Springs fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 76Number of bridges
  • 471m1,545ftTotal length
  • $105,387,000Total costs
  • 524,015Total average daily traffic
  • 62,906Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 31920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 51940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 251960-1969
  • 291970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 12010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Sand Springs, OK
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Sand Springs)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 102 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Sand Springs, OK)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 153 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sand Springs)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 45 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Sand Springs)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 7 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED156$115,57799$116,544339$125,31565$34,3852$270,11537$72,81614$28,764
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$120,69512$134,95837$122,7044$21,2080$02$119,9905$51,844
APPLICATIONS DENIED17$101,77324$89,250129$116,77850$22,5930$015$51,83510$71,397
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN15$99,81610$114,474127$142,77112$52,4250$05$54,5183$53,803
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$92,5303$69,62753$119,9661$60,0000$04$62,0081$41,000

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0065.06 , 0065.07, 0092.00, 0093.00, 0094.01, 0094.02, 0095.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 7 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED14$166,00322$150,8151$170,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$125,97311$166,0541$183,770
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$157,0073$152,7633$180,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$71,7531$120,3000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$43,0001$181,1300$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0065.06 , 0065.07, 0092.00, 0093.00, 0094.01, 0094.02, 0095.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Sand Springs and their reported violations in the past:

DIAMONDHEAD HOMEOWNERS ASSOC (Address: 500 Diamonhead , Population served: 39, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 352
  • Hazardous Condition: 92
  • Service Call: 51
  • Good Intent Call: 15

Incident types - Sand Springs

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sand Springs, OK
Most common first names in Sand Springs, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James16069.9 years
William14771.5 years
John13771.5 years
Mary12378.5 years
Robert10370.1 years
Charles10273.9 years
George6673.8 years
Ruth5780.7 years
Betty4870.4 years
Helen4475.5 years
Most common last names in Sand Springs, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith7173.4 years
Johnson7173.5 years
Jones6473.6 years
Williams5377.6 years
Brown5074.6 years
Wilson4570.7 years
Davis3870.8 years
Thompson3469.3 years
Anderson3371.6 years
Miller3374.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (75%)
  • Electricity (23%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
Businesses in Sand Springs, OK
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Little Caesars Pizza1
Advance Auto Parts1Long John Silver's1
Arby's2McDonald's2
AutoZone1Papa John's Pizza1
Best Western1Payless1
Blockbuster1Pizza Hut1
Carl\s Jr.1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1SONIC Drive-In2
Church's Chicken1Subway3
Cricket Wireless2T-Mobile3
Domino's Pizza1Taco Bell1
FedEx2True Value1
GNC1U-Haul3
GameStop1UPS4
H&R Block1Walgreens1
IHOP1Walmart1
KFC1Wendy's1
Lane Furniture1

Sand Springs compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.

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  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in training schools for juvenile delinquents (population 1,000+)"
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  • #101 (74127) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most casinos in 2005"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant adherents"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant congregations"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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