Sayre, Oklahoma

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Population in 2017: 4,490 (87% urban, 13% rural).
Population change since 2000: +9.1%
Males: 2,839  (63.2%)
Females: 1,651  (36.8%)
Median resident age:

37.3 years
Oklahoma median age:

36.6 years

Zip codes: 73662.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $32,538 (it was $21,713 in 2000)
Sayre:

$32,538
OK:

$50,051

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $15,569 (it was $10,378 in 2000)

Sayre city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $62,713 (it was $30,900 in 2000)
Sayre:

$62,713
OK:

$137,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $109,583; detached houses: $113,597; mobile homes: $51,966

Median gross rent in 2017: $586.

March 2019 cost of living index in Sayre: 76.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.5%
(11.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 22.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Sayre, OK (2017)
    • 2,97763.2%White alone
    • 95520.3%Hispanic
    • 55611.8%Black alone
    • 1022.2%Two or more races
    • 911.9%American Indian alone
    • 340.7%Asian alone
    • 100.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Oklahoma and other state lists, there were 14 registered sex offenders living in Sayre, Oklahoma as of December 02, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Sayre is 336 to 1.


Crime rates in Sayre by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(96.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
3
(104.9)
1
(36.5)
1
(32.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(45.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.3)
2
(41.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.5)
1
(22.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(26.5)
1
(35.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.6)
1
(21.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(20.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
6
(158.9)
3
(104.9)
9
(328.1)
13
(417.6)
2
(45.3)
11
(265.9)
8
(180.9)
8
(180.8)
5
(109.7)
7
(149.0)
2
(41.3)
13
(267.6)
4
(86.1)
5
(110.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
14
(370.8)
9
(314.6)
20
(729.1)
16
(514.0)
28
(634.5)
13
(314.2)
12
(271.4)
15
(339.1)
18
(395.1)
12
(255.4)
17
(350.8)
17
(349.9)
13
(279.9)
21
(465.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
49
(1,298)
47
(1,643)
53
(1,932)
36
(1,156)
31
(702.5)
24
(580.1)
17
(384.4)
36
(813.7)
26
(570.7)
33
(702.3)
29
(598.4)
30
(617.5)
26
(559.9)
25
(554.6)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(132.4)
8
(279.6)
4
(145.8)
6
(192.7)
6
(136.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(90.5)
9
(203.4)
5
(109.7)
5
(106.4)
1
(20.6)
4
(82.3)
6
(129.2)
12
(266.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(53.0)
1
(35.0)
12
(437.5)
3
(96.4)
2
(45.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(43.9)
1
(21.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.2)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)128.2225.4234.8399.692.5105.6114.0160.787.8101.397.6109.386.8122.7

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City-data.com crime index in Sayre, OK

Crime rate in Sayre detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 11 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.33
Oklahoma average:

2.24
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Ancestries: American (12.1%), Irish (8.7%), German (8.7%), English (4.4%), Norwegian (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1800 feet

Land area: 3.38 square miles.

Population density: 1,327 people per square mile   (low).

Sayre, Oklahoma map

295 residents are foreign born (5.6% Latin America).

This city:

6.3%
Oklahoma:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $942 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $444 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lawton, OK (84.0 miles , pop. 92,757).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (119.2 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (237.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Carter, OK (3.0 miles ),
Elk City, OK (3.7 miles ),
Erick, OK (3.8 miles ),
South Roger Mills, OK (3.8 miles ),
Sweetwater, OK (4.2 miles),
Northwest Greer, OK (4.3 miles ),
Willow, OK (4.3 miles),
Texola, OK (4.6 miles)

Latitude: 35.30 N, Longitude: 99.64 W

Area code: 580

Distribution of median household income in Sayre, OK in 2017
Distribution of house value in Sayre, OK in 2017

Sayre satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $126,000
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $44,100
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $84,600
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $83,500
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $69,200
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $119,000
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $117,500
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2005: 4 buildings, average cost: $57,500
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $79,700
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $190,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $126,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $126,000
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $195,000
  • 2013: 13 buildings, average cost: $186,100
  • 2014: 14 buildings, average cost: $212,800
  • 2015: 5 buildings, average cost: $263,400
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $210,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Sayre, OK residents
Average permit cost in Sayre, OK
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.6%
Oklahoma:

3.2%
Historical population in Sayre, OK
Historical housing units in Sayre, OK

Population change in the 1990s: +1,197 (+41.0%).
Most common industries in Sayre, OK (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.6%)
  • Public administration (11.2%)
  • Educational services (8.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (6.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.1%)
  • Construction (4.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (12.5%)
  • Public administration (11.2%)
  • Construction (8.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.4%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.3%)
  • Educational services (5.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (24.9%)
  • Educational services (12.9%)
  • Public administration (11.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.9%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.7%)
  • Social assistance (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Sayre, OK (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.5%)
  • Extraction workers (4.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (8.7%)
  • Extraction workers (7.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8.8%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.3%)
  • Cashiers (5.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.3%)

Average climate in Sayre, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Sayre, Oklahoma environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

Sayre-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 111% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/25/1955, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.3 miles away from the Sayre city center killed 2 people and injured 18 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/25/1962, a category F4 tornado 24.7 miles away from the city center injured 9 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sayre-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 62% 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 169.7 miles away from Sayre center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 102.0 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) earthquake occurred 77.8 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 121.1 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 186.7 miles away from the city 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 285.7 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 Beckham County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 10, Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Ice Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sayre topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Sayre:

  • SAYRE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL, INC (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 911 HOSPITAL DRIVE)
  • ACCOLADE HOME CARE (106 SOUTH 4TH STREET)
  • SAYRE HOME HEALTH (911 HOSPITAL DRIVE)
  • GRAND PLACE (501 E GRAND)
  • GRAND PLACE LIVING CENTER (501 E GRAND STREET)
  • HENSLEY NURSING HOME (HIGHWAY 152, BOX 465)

Airports located in Sayre:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sayre:

  • Western Oklahoma State College (about 47 miles; Altus, OK; Full-time enrollment: 2,054)
  • Southwestern Oklahoma State University (about 55 miles; Weatherford, OK; FT enrollment: 4,126)
  • Vernon College (about 81 miles; Vernon, TX; FT enrollment: 2,216)
  • Cameron University (about 84 miles; Lawton, OK; FT enrollment: 4,695)
  • Southern Nazarene University (about 115 miles; Bethany, OK; FT enrollment: 2,064)
  • Mid-America Christian University (about 117 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,869)
  • Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City (about 117 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 4,784)

Public high school in Sayre:

  • SAYRE HS (Students: 181, Location: 716 NORTHEAST HIGHWAY 66, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Sayre:

  • SAYRE ES (Students: 380, Location: 716 NORTHEAST HIGHWAY 66, Grades: PK-5)
  • SAYRE MS (Students: 149, Location: 716 NORTHEAST HIGHWAY 66, Grades: 6-8)
See full list of schools located in Sayre

Library in Sayre:

  • SAYRE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $51,089; Location: 113 E POPLAR; 10,353 books; 283 audio materials; 83 video materials; 23 state licensed databases; 4 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Sayre: Sinor Emergency Medical Services Sayre (A), Beckham County Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Uptown Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Sayre include: Church of Christ (A), First Baptist Church (B), Saint Mathews Catholic Church (C), United Methodist Church (D), Beckham Mills Baptist Association Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Shortgrass Country Museum Historical Society (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 106 East Poplar Avenue).

Hotels: Americinn Lodge & Suites (2405 South El Camino Drive), Western Motel (315 Northeast Highway 66).

Courts: Beckham County - Court Clerk (Court House), Beckham County - District Court Reporter (Court House).

Birthplace of: Billy Wilson (American football) - Football player, Maxie Anderson - Aviator, Ray Mallouf - Football player.

Beckham County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Oklahoma:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

60.6%
Whole state:

66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.7%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Sayre in 2010:

  • 1,588 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 62 people in state prisons
  • 29 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 7 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Sayre in 2000:

  • 1,494 people in state prisons
  • 83 people in nursing homes
  • 40 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 6 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with branches in Sayre (2011 data):

  • The First National Bank & Trust: Sayre Branch at 715 Northeast Highway 66, branch established on 1997/02/03. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $284.2 mil, Deposits: $251.5 mil, headquarters in Elk City, OK, positive income, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Western Oklahoma Financial Services, Inc.
  • Great Plains National Bank: Sayre Branch at 128 East Main Street, branch established on 1901/09/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $395.1 mil, Deposits: $357.3 mil, headquarters in Elk City, OK, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Great Plains Bancshares, Inc.
  • InterBank: Sayre Branch at 123 West Main Street, branch established on 1989/06/30. Info updated 2011/08/30: Bank assets: $1,842.7 mil, Deposits: $1,589.2 mil, headquarters in Oklahoma City, OK, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 33 total offices, Holding Company: Olney Bancshares Of Texas, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Sayre:

Marital status in Sayre, OK
  • Never married: 40.1%
  • Now married: 31.7%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 18.4%

For population 25 years and over in Sayre:

  • High school or higher: 78.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.5
Oklahoma average:

11.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Sayre
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Sayre, OK (based on Beckham County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant11,87346
Mainline Protestant2,0727
Catholic1,1251
Other11
None7,048-
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: 5
This county:

2.40 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
This county:

10.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
Here:

11.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.89 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.8%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.9%
State:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.3%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Sayre:

44.1%
Oklahoma:

44.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.2
Oklahoma:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

17.8%
Oklahoma:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.2%
Oklahoma:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Oklahoma:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

28.7%
Oklahoma:

33.8%

General health condition:
Sayre:

57.1%
Oklahoma:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Sayre:

80.3%
Oklahoma:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sayre, OK Residents
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
Police Protection - Officers 7$18,305$31,3800$0
Other Government Administration 6$20,491$40,9829$190
Streets and Highways 5$12,626$30,3020$0
Police - Other 5$10,676$25,6220$0
Water Supply 3$10,131$40,5240$0
Solid Waste Management 3$7,862$31,4482$2,334
Other and Unallocable 3$8,586$34,3440$0
Local Libraries 1$1,893$22,7160$0
Parks and Recreation 1$1,811$21,7320$0
Sewerage 1$3,804$45,6480$0
Financial Administration 1$4,173$50,0760$0
Health 1$2,161$25,9320$0
Firefighters 1$3,128$37,53615$511
Totals for Government 38$105,647$33,36226$3,035

Sayre government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $590,000 ($131.40)
    Central Staff Services: $182,000 ($40.53)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $1,280,000 ($285.08)
    Regular Highways: $587,000 ($130.73)
    Police Protection: $587,000 ($130.73)
    Central Staff Services: $420,000 ($93.54)
    Solid Waste Management: $251,000 ($55.90)
    General - Other: $166,000 ($36.97)
    Parks and Recreation: $164,000 ($36.53)
    Local Fire Protection: $125,000 ($27.84)
    Libraries: $56,000 ($12.47)
    Sewerage: $45,000 ($10.02)
    Health - Other: $32,000 ($7.13)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $19,000 ($4.23)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $14,000 ($3.12)
    Correctional Institutions: $13,000 ($2.90)
    Air Transportation: $5,000 ($1.11)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $823,000 ($183.30)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $49,000 ($10.91)
    Parks and Recreation: $34,000 ($7.57)
    Local Fire Protection: $10,000 ($2.23)
    Libraries: $2,000 ($0.45)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,280,000 ($285.08)

Sayre government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $544,000 ($121.16)
    Sewerage: $316,000 ($70.38)
    Other: $89,000 ($19.82)
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000 ($2.45)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $8,000 ($1.78)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $43,000 ($9.58)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $590,000 ($131.40)
    Housing and Community Development: $159,000 ($35.41)
    General Local Government Support: $54,000 ($12.03)
    Highways: $30,000 ($6.68)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $102,000 ($22.72)
    General Revenue - Other: $84,000 ($18.71)
    Fines and Forfeits: $49,000 ($10.91)
    Interest Earnings: $39,000 ($8.69)
    Royalties: $1,000 ($0.22)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,317,000 ($293.32)
  • State Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $547,000 ($121.83)
    Other: $16,000 ($3.56)
    Highways: $8,000 ($1.78)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,947,000 ($433.63)
    Other License: $884,000 ($196.88)
    Public Utilities Sales: $124,000 ($27.62)
    Other Selective Sales: $68,000 ($15.14)
    Other: $17,000 ($3.79)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $15,000 ($3.34)

Sayre government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,253,000 ($3174.39)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,988,000 ($3115.37)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $265,000 ($59.02)

Sayre government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,201,000 ($712.92)

6.42% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($44,312 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.42%
Oklahoma average:

7.30%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Washita County, OK  1.10% ($43,468 average AGI)
from Custer County, OK  0.56% ($43,250)
from Roger Mills County, OK  0.43% ($43,226)


10.79% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($51,352 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.79%
Oklahoma average:

7.47%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Oklahoma County, OK  1.05% ($38,367 average AGI)
to Washita County, OK  1.02% ($38,195)
to Custer County, OK  0.60% ($39,422)
Businesses in Sayre, OK
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Ford1
AmericInn1SONIC Drive-In1
Chevrolet1Subway1
Dennys1UPS1
FedEx1

Strongest AM radio stations in Sayre:

  • KADS (1240 AM; 1 kW; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: PARAGON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KGNC (710 AM; 10 kW; AMARILLO, TX; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KICA (980 AM; 50 kW; CLOVIS, NM; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KJON (850 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ANADARKO, OK; Owner: CARROLLTON BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, LP)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KMUL (1380 AM; 50 kW; MULESHOE, TX; Owner: BROADCAST ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KCAF (990 AM; 10 kW; FARMERSVILLE, TX; Owner: RENAISSANCE RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sayre:

  • K209DI (89.7 FM; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KECO (96.5 FM; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: PARAGON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KXOO (94.3 FM; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: PARAGON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KTIJ (98.5 FM; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: FUCHS RADIO, LLC)
  • K220FP (91.9 FM; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KRMP (103.5 FM; ANADARKO, OK; Owner: PERRY BROADCASTING OF SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA, INC.)
  • KQTZ (105.9 FM; HOBART, OK; Owner: ALTUS RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Sayre:

  • KWET (Channel 12; CHEYENNE, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • K26EU (Channel 26; SAYRE, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K58CS (Channel 58; ERICK, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K60CK (Channel 60; ERICK, ETC., OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANS. SYSTEM)
  • K62BQ (Channel 62; ERICK, ETC., OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K66AQ (Channel 66; ERICK, ETC., OK; Owner: NORTHFORK T.V. TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K29EI (Channel 29; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K44AP (Channel 44; ELK CITY, ETC., OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K46AN (Channel 46; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K48AP (Channel 48; ELK CITY, ETC., OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K50AL (Channel 50; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K54CM (Channel 54; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K56EY (Channel 56; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
Sayre fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Sayre fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 55Number of bridges
  • 755ft / 230mTotal length
  • $68,958,000Total costs
  • 196,930Total average daily traffic
  • 84,840Total average daily truck traffic
  • 187,248Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Sayre, OK - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 61930-1939
  • 81950-1959
  • 81960-1969
  • 221970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Sayre, OK
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Sayre)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 94 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Sayre, OK)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 9 (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: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sayre)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Sayre)
Most common first names in Sayre, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William5380.0 years
John5276.0 years
James3876.4 years
Mary3782.0 years
Ruby2675.8 years
George2478.5 years
Charles2275.8 years
Henry2182.3 years
Roy1976.3 years
Thomas1876.3 years
Most common last names in Sayre, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Davis2175.5 years
Brown2079.3 years
Williams2078.3 years
Smith2073.7 years
Hall1773.0 years
Lewis1775.8 years
White1778.9 years
Hill1682.0 years
Thompson1572.5 years
Jones1576.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Sayre, OK
  • 56.3%Utility gas
  • 38.6%Electricity
  • 3.7%Wood
  • 1.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Sayre, OK
  • 81.1%Utility gas
  • 15.2%Electricity
  • 2.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Sayre compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

Sayre on our top lists:

  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in state prisons (population 1,000+)"
There are 9 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Hughes Specialty Services, Inc. (1)

Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2020.