Seminole, Oklahoma

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Population in 2019: 7,041 (79% urban, 21% rural).
Population change since 2000: +2.1%
 
Males: 3,273  (46.5%)
Females: 3,768  (53.5%)
Median resident age:

33.4 years
Oklahoma median age:

37.0 years

Zip codes: 74868.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $38,193 (it was $25,120 in 2000)
Seminole:

$38,193
OK:

$54,449

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $20,061 (it was $12,946 in 2000)

Seminole city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $66,515 (it was $43,400 in 2000)
Seminole:

$66,515
OK:

$147,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $124,826; detached houses: $128,878; townhouses or other attached units: $158,599; mobile homes: $18,398

Median gross rent in 2019: $693.

March 2019 cost of living index in Seminole: 77.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 24.3%
(22.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.0% for Black residents, 20.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 27.0% for American Indian residents, 35.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Seminole, OK (2019)
    • 4,52262.3%White alone
    • 1,56921.6%American Indian alone
    • 4966.8%Hispanic
    • 3154.3%Black alone
    • 3144.3%Two or more races
    • 801.1%Asian alone
    • 90.1%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Oklahoma and other state lists, there were 35 registered sex offenders living in Seminole, Oklahoma as of February 08, 2023.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Seminole is 216 to 1.


Crime rates in Seminole by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(14.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(44.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.2)
1
(13.4)
1
(13.3)
2
(26.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.8)
1
(14.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(28.7)
1
(14.4)
1
(14.7)
1
(14.7)
5
(72.5)
5
(66.1)
3
(40.1)
2
(26.7)
4
(53.4)
5
(66.4)
3
(40.5)
1
(13.8)
1
(14.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
5
(71.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(29.4)
5
(73.6)
12
(174.0)
2
(26.4)
3
(40.1)
1
(13.3)
2
(26.7)
3
(39.8)
2
(27.0)
1
(13.8)
2
(28.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
12
(172.1)
28
(402.3)
25
(367.6)
38
(559.1)
21
(304.6)
17
(224.6)
11
(147.1)
48
(639.8)
20
(267.1)
41
(544.4)
20
(269.7)
8
(110.5)
18
(252.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
100
(1,434)
56
(804.6)
69
(1,015)
144
(2,119)
148
(2,146)
74
(977.8)
111
(1,484)
69
(919.8)
88
(1,175)
60
(796.7)
40
(539.4)
31
(428.4)
34
(476.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
241
(3,456)
209
(3,003)
225
(3,308)
231
(3,399)
351
(5,091)
280
(3,700)
271
(3,623)
212
(2,826)
215
(2,871)
191
(2,536)
93
(1,254)
94
(1,299)
152
(2,131)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
25
(358.5)
15
(215.5)
14
(205.9)
22
(323.7)
33
(478.6)
19
(251.1)
31
(414.4)
25
(333.2)
25
(333.8)
12
(159.3)
18
(242.8)
10
(138.2)
21
(294.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(28.7)
3
(44.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.5)
1
(13.2)
4
(53.5)
1
(13.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(26.6)
1
(13.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.0)
City-Data.com crime index374.8285.6313.9544.1563.3368.7382.2384.0381.4343.9201.8157.9240.3

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Seminole, OK

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 17 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.96
Oklahoma average:

2.30
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Ancestries: American (34.5%), Irish (4.7%), German (4.1%), English (3.2%), Scottish (1.8%), British (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 12/26/1924

Land area: 13.9 square miles.

Population density: 505 people per square mile   (low).

Seminole, Oklahoma map

220 residents are foreign born (2.0% Latin America, 0.5% Europe).

This city:

3.0%
Oklahoma:

6.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $600 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $362 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Norman, OK (42.4 miles , pop. 95,694).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (51.6 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (169.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Lima, OK (2.5 miles),
Bowlegs, OK (2.5 miles ),
Earlsboro, OK (2.9 miles ),
Maud, OK (3.1 miles ),
Wewoka, OK (3.4 miles ),
Cromwell, OK (3.7 miles ),
Tecumseh, OK (3.9 miles ),
Johnson, OK (3.9 miles )

Latitude: 35.24 N, Longitude: 96.67 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,120 (+15.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,562 (56.6%)

Area code: 405

Distribution of median household income in Seminole, OK in 2019
Distribution of house value in Seminole, OK in 2019

Seminole satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $55,900
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $68,800
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $112,800
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $74,900
  • 2001: 41 buildings, average cost: $64,700
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $57,800
  • 2003: 12 buildings, average cost: $123,200
  • 2004: 10 buildings, average cost: $128,600
  • 2005: 12 buildings, average cost: $115,600
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $89,300
  • 2007: 7 buildings, average cost: $93,700
  • 2008: 24 buildings, average cost: $95,100
  • 2009: 13 buildings, average cost: $98,100
  • 2010: 16 buildings, average cost: $94,100
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $133,100
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $76,800
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $132,800
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $159,800
  • 2015: 7 buildings, average cost: $201,300
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $53,600
  • 2017: 6 buildings, average cost: $218,800
  • 2018: 13 buildings, average cost: $111,600
  • 2019: 11 buildings, average cost: $98,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Seminole, OK residents
Average permit cost in Seminole, OK
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

7.4%
Oklahoma:

5.8%
Historical population in Seminole, OK
Historical housing units in Seminole, OK
Most common industries in Seminole, OK (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (10.8%)
  • Apparel (9.2%)
  • Public administration (9.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.0%)
  • Health care (7.2%)
  • Construction (6.8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.7%)
  • Public administration (10.3%)
  • Educational services (9.0%)
  • Apparel (7.2%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (6.9%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.0%)
  • Truck transportation (3.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (13.1%)
  • Educational services (12.7%)
  • Health care (12.7%)
  • Apparel (11.3%)
  • Public administration (7.7%)
  • Social assistance (4.6%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Seminole, OK (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.0%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (4.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.3%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.2%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.8%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (6.2%)
  • Cashiers (5.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.3%)

Average climate in Seminole, Oklahoma

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Seminole, Oklahoma environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
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Air Quality Index
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Tornado activity:

Seminole-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 222% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1960, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 15.0 miles away from the Seminole city center killed 5 people and injured 81 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/17/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.5 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Seminole-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Oklahoma state average. It is 781% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 20.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 83.2 miles away from Seminole center
On 11/7/2016 at 01:44:24, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 52.4 miles away from Seminole center
On 11/8/2011 at 02:46:57, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 21.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/5/2011 at 07:12:45, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 1.9 mi) earthquake occurred 22.0 miles away from the city center
On 2/13/2016 at 17:07:06, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 5.2 mi) earthquake occurred 143.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Seminole County (28) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 14, Floods: 12, Tornadoes: 12, Winter Storms: 9, Fires: 2, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Seminole topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Seminole:

  • FAITH HOSPICE OF EASTERN OKLAHOMA (2407 W WRANGLER BLVD, SUITE B)
  • INTEGRIS SEMINOLE MEDICAL CENTER (Proprietary, provides emergency services, 2401 WRANGLER BOULEVARD)
  • SEMINOLE MUNICIPAL HOSPITAL (606 WEST EVANS, P O BOX 2130)
  • THE PALLIATIVE HOSPICE CENTER (2115 WEST WRANGLER, SUITE A)
  • TRINITY HOSPICE LLC (2005 W WRANGLER BLVD, SUITE A & B)
  • SEMINOLE CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (1200 WRANGLER BLVD)
  • SEMINOLE PIONEER NURSING HOME (1705 BOREN BLVD)
  • DIALYSIS SPECIALISTS OF SEMINOLE (12581 N S 3540 CR)

Airports and heliports located in Seminole:

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College/University in Seminole:

  • Seminole State College (Full-time enrollment: 1,408; Location: 2701 Boren Blvd; Public; Website: www.sscok.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Seminole:

  • East Central University (about 33 miles; Ada, OK; Full-time enrollment: 4,030)
  • University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus (about 44 miles; Norman, OK; FT enrollment: 22,496)
  • Rose State College (about 45 miles; Midwest City, OK; FT enrollment: 4,896)
  • Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology (about 50 miles; Okmulgee, OK; FT enrollment: 3,243)
  • University of Oklahoma-Health Sciences Center (about 50 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,507)
  • Oklahoma Christian University (about 52 miles; Edmond, OK; FT enrollment: 2,173)
  • Oklahoma City Community College (about 52 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 8,904)

Public high schools in Seminole:

  • SEMINOLE HS (Students: 482, Location: 501 N TIMMONS, Grades: 9-12)
  • STROTHER HS (Students: 93, Location: 36085 EW 1140, Grades: 9-12)
  • VARNUM HS (Students: 71, Location: 11929 NS 3550, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Seminole:

  • WILSON ES (Students: 596, Location: 1400 N HARDING, Grades: PK-3)
  • NORTHWOOD ES (Students: 362, Location: 1001 CARSON, Grades: 4-6)
  • SEMINOLE MS (Students: 254, Location: 618 MIKE SNYDER AVE, Grades: 7-8)
  • VARNUM ES (Students: 249, Location: 11929 NS 3550, Grades: PK-8)
  • STROTHER ES (Students: 246, Location: 36085 EW 1140, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Seminole

Library in Seminole:

  • SEMINOLE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $127,549; Location: 424 N MAIN; 37,100 books; 597 audio materials; 1,600 video materials; 23 state licensed databases; 100 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Seminole: Seminole Center (A), Seminole Municipal Country Club (B), Seminole Fire Department Station 2 (C), Mediflight Oklahoma (D), Seminole Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Churches in Seminole include: Immaculate Conception Church (A), Harvey Road Church (B), Temple of Praise PCG (C), Immanuel Fellowship (D), Free Will Baptist Church (E), First Penecostal Holiness Church (F), First Christian Church (G), First Baptist Church (H), First Assembly of God Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Maple Grove Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs: Big Wewoka Creek Site 3 Reservoir (A), Seminole Lake (B), Sportsman Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Magnolia Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Seminole include: Westwood Hills Park (1), MaGuire Park (2), Chase Park (3), Johns Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Jasmine Moran Children's Museum (1714 Highway 9 West) (1), Libraries - Seminole (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 424 North Main Street) (2), Seminole Oil & Historical Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 1800 West Wrangler Boulevard) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Oxford Inn (2323 Boren Boulevard) (1), Seminole Oxford Inn (2323 Boren Boulevard) (2), Rexdale Inn (2151 Highway 9 West) (3), Seales Motel (301 West Broadway) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Seminole County - Drug Court Offices (Municipal Building) (1), Seminole City - Municipal Court (401 North Main Street) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Jack Brisco - Professional wrestler and amateur wrestler, Denver Johnson - Football player and coach, Larry New - Football coach, Burr DeBenning - Film actor, Roger Carr - Football player, Jesse Pearson (actor) - Actor.

Seminole 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:

2.5 people
Oklahoma:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

63.8%
Whole state:

66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.8%
Whole state:

5.9%


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

People in group quarters in Seminole in 2010:

  • 176 people in college/university student housing
  • 97 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 8 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 4 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
150 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Seminole (2011 data):

  • BancFirst: Seminole Branch at Broadway And Second Streets, branch established on 1909/01/01; Milt Phillips Branch at 1500 North Milt Phillips Avenue, branch established on 1989/04/01. 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
  • First United Bank and Trust Company: Seminole Branch at 229 North Second Street, branch established on 1934/08/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $2,060.2 mil, Deposits: $1,702.6 mil, headquarters in Durant, OK, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 31 total offices, Holding Company: Durant Bancorp, Inc.
  • Bank of the West: Seminole at 1907 N. Milt Phillips, branch established on 1988/06/30. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas
  • Security State Bank of Wewoka, Oklahoma: Seminole Branch at 824 North Milt Phillips, branch established on 2002/11/14. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $103.9 mil, Deposits: $90.9 mil, headquarters in Wewoka, OK, positive income, 2 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Seminole:

Marital status in Seminole, OK
  • Never married: 31.1%
  • Now married: 40.6%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 17.0%

For population 25 years and over in Seminole:

  • High school or higher: 83.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 8.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
Oklahoma average:

11.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Seminole
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Seminole, OK (based on Seminole County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant12,72565
Mainline Protestant1,84115
Other6053
Catholic4833
Black Protestant3753
None9,453-
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
Seminole County:

2.07 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Seminole County:

6.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Seminole County:

4.98 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

11.0%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

32.5%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.3%
Oklahoma:

48.6%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Seminole:

47.0%
Oklahoma:

45.2%

Average BMI:
Seminole:

28.8
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Seminole:

20.6%
Oklahoma:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.1%
Oklahoma:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.5%
Oklahoma:

33.9%

General health condition:
Seminole:

55.8%
State:

55.2%

Average condition of hearing:
Seminole:

77.2%
Oklahoma:

78.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Seminole, OK Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 20$73,558$44,1350$0
Firefighters 18$63,020$42,0130$0
Water Supply 11$29,963$32,6871$1,856
Solid Waste Management 11$24,695$26,9400$0
Other and Unallocable 9$24,541$32,7210$0
Streets and Highways 8$18,700$28,0500$0
Police - Other 7$15,344$26,3043$3,291
Parks and Recreation 7$16,437$28,1781$3,671
Sewerage 5$15,933$38,2390$0
Other Government Administration 4$27,789$83,3670$0
Judicial and Legal 4$12,051$36,1530$0
Local Libraries 2$6,693$40,1583$5,623
Financial Administration 1$6,808$81,6960$0
Health 1$4,040$48,4800$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 1$6,556$78,6720$0
Welfare 0$0 1$3,377
Totals for Government 109$346,128$38,1069$17,818

Seminole government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $2,293,000 ($325.66)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,576,000 ($223.83)
    Police Protection: $948,000 ($134.64)
    Parks and Recreation: $752,000 ($106.80)
    Water Utilities: $491,000 ($69.73)
    Sewerage: $306,000 ($43.46)
    General - Other: $228,000 ($32.38)
    Gas Utilities: $223,000 ($31.67)
    Housing and Community Development: $220,000 ($31.25)
    Libraries: $204,000 ($28.97)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $191,000 ($27.13)
    Solid Waste Management: $161,000 ($22.87)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $133,000 ($18.89)
    Regular Highways: $63,000 ($8.95)
    Public Welfare - Other: $34,000 ($4.83)
    Air Transportation: $26,000 ($3.69)
    Health - Other: $2,000 ($0.28)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $459,000 ($65.19)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $346,000 ($49.14)
    Local Fire Protection: $79,000 ($11.22)
    Central Staff Services: $7,000 ($0.99)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000 ($0.57)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,398,000 ($624.63)

Seminole government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $962,000 ($136.63)
    Other: $774,000 ($109.93)
    Solid Waste Management: $684,000 ($97.15)
    Parks and Recreation: $439,000 ($62.35)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $12,000 ($1.70)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $321,000 ($45.59)
    Other: $61,000 ($8.66)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $61,000 ($8.66)
    Highways: $14,000 ($1.99)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $559,000 ($79.39)
    Fines and Forfeits: $269,000 ($38.20)
    Interest Earnings: $39,000 ($5.54)
    Rents: $12,000 ($1.70)
    Royalties: $4,000 ($0.57)
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000 ($0.28)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,234,000 ($175.26)
    Gas Utilities: $245,000 ($34.80)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $67,000 ($9.52)
    Highways: $51,000 ($7.24)
    Other: $8,000 ($1.14)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,000 ($0.14)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $5,836,000 ($828.86)
    Public Utilities Sales: $372,000 ($52.83)
    Other: $135,000 ($19.17)
    Other Selective Sales: $60,000 ($8.52)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $27,000 ($3.83)

Seminole government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,673,000 ($1941.91)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,253,000 ($1740.24)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,420,000 ($201.68)

Seminole government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $799,000 ($113.48)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,939,000 ($985.51)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,231,000 ($174.83)

7.79% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($37,980 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.79%
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 Pottawatomie County, OK  1.91% ($35,338 average AGI)
to Oklahoma County, OK  0.84% ($32,328)
to Hughes County, OK  0.58% ($28,909)
Businesses in Seminole, OK
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2MasterBrand Cabinets1
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Nike2
Best Western1Pizza Hut1
Carl\s Jr.1SONIC Drive-In1
Chevrolet1Subway2
FedEx2Taco Bell1
Ford1U-Haul2
H&R Block1U.S. Cellular1
KFC1UPS2
Lane Furniture1Walmart1
Long John Silver's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Seminole:

  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KWSH (1260 AM; 1 kW; WEWOKA, OK; Owner: ONE TEN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WWLS (640 AM; 5 kW; MOORE, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KGFF (1450 AM; 1 kW; SHAWNEE, OK; Owner: CITIZEN BAND POTAWATOMI INDIAN TRIBE)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KTOK (1000 AM; 5 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKY (930 AM; 5 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Seminole:

  • KQCV-FM (95.1 FM; SHAWNEE, OK; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KIRC (105.9 FM; SEMINOLE, OK; Owner: ONE TEN BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • KSLE (104.7 FM; WEWOKA, OK; Owner: ONE TEN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • KHBZ-FM (94.7 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KTST (101.9 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMGL (104.1 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KKNG-FM (93.3 FM; NEWCASTLE, OK; Owner: TYLER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KYKC (100.1 FM; BYNG, OK; Owner: CENTRAL OKLAHOMA COMMUNICATIONS CO.)
  • KTLS-FM (106.5 FM; HOLDENVILLE, OK; Owner: WOODSTONE BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Seminole:

  • KWTV (Channel 9; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: GRIFFIN ENTITIES, L.L.C.)
  • KOCO-TV (Channel 5; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: OHIO/OKLAHOMA HEARST- ARGYLE TELEVISION)
  • KDSA-LP (Channel 11; NORMAN, OK; Owner: DAY STAR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KOKH-TV (Channel 25; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: KOKH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KOPX (Channel 62; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: PAXSON OKLAHOMA CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFOR-TV (Channel 4; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • KETA-TV (Channel 13; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KOCB (Channel 34; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: KOCB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KSBI (Channel 52; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY CO.)
  • KQOK (Channel 30; SHAWNEE, OK; Owner: SHAWNEE BROADCASTING, INC.)
Seminole fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Seminole fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 52Number of bridges
  • 315ft / 96.4mTotal length
  • $52,126,000Total costs
  • 176,765Total average daily traffic
  • 28,537Total average daily truck traffic
  • 254,912Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Seminole, OK - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 131930-1939
  • 71940-1949
  • 91950-1959
  • 51960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 51980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Seminole, OK
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Seminole)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 147 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Seminole, OK)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 59 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Seminole)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Seminole)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 18 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 121. The highest number of fire incidents - 242 took place in 2011, and the least - 67 in 2007. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Seminole, OK When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (68.3%), and Structure Fires (18.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Seminole, OK
    • 1,40968.3%Outside Fires
    • 38618.7%Structure Fires
    • 22410.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 432.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Seminole, OK
Most common first names in Seminole, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William12574.4 years
Mary11178.0 years
James11173.2 years
John10575.5 years
Robert6974.5 years
George6776.1 years
Charles6373.9 years
Roy3976.1 years
Ruby3879.1 years
Jack3473.2 years
Most common last names in Seminole, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith7574.6 years
Johnson4976.8 years
Davis4974.5 years
Brown4678.5 years
Williams3476.2 years
Jones3474.6 years
Jackson3377.9 years
Harris3180.3 years
Miller3074.9 years
Harjo2667.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Seminole, OK
  • 59.1%Utility gas
  • 39.7%Electricity
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Other fuel
  • 0.1%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Seminole, OK
  • 53.4%Utility gas
  • 45.5%Electricity
  • 0.5%Wood
  • 0.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Other fuel


Seminole compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
There are 15 pilots and 43 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Daniel J. Brackett (5)
  • Sammy Lee Adkisson (2)
  • Samuel Adam Adkisson (1)
  • Craig A. Froelich (1)
  • Richard E. Parks (1)
  • Samual Adam Adkisson (1)
  • Leonard Bailey (1)

Total of 10 patent applications in 2008-2023.