Sequoyah, Oklahoma

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Population in 2010: 698. Population change since 2000: +4.0%
Males: 350  (50.2%)
Females: 348  (49.8%)
Median resident age:  43.3 years
Oklahoma median age:  37.0 years

Zip codes: 74017.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $60,799 (it was $43,542 in 2000)
Sequoyah:

$60,799
OK:

$44,312
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $31,356 (it was $19,189 in 2000)

Sequoyah CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $140,588 (it was $94,400 in 2000)
Sequoyah:

$140,588
OK:

$114,300
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $132,187; Detached houses: $135,195; Mobile homes: $52,099

Median gross rent in 2012: $595.

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Sequoyah races chart
  • White alone - 542 (77.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 73 (10.5%)
  • Two or more races - 62 (8.9%)
  • Hispanic - 13 (1.9%)
  • Asian alone - 8 (1.1%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Sequoyah: 80.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (26.0%), Irish (18.8%), United States (13.9%), English (5.9%), Italian (2.2%), French (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 660 feet

Land area: 8.03 square miles.

Population density: 87 people per square mile   (very low).

Sequoyah,OK real estate house value index trend

Sequoyah, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Sequoyah:

  • High school or higher: 81.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sequoyah CDP:

  • Never married: 20.1%
  • Now married: 48.5%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 4.7%
  • Divorced: 25.2%

6 residents are foreign born

This place:  0.9%
Oklahoma:  5.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $757 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $811 (0.7%)

Sequoyah satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tulsa, OK (26.2 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (257.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Foyil, OK (2.2 miles ), Claremore, OK (2.3 miles ), Bushyhead, OK (2.5 miles ), Justice, OK (2.7 miles ), Oologah, OK (2.8 miles ), Oolagah-Talala, OK (3.0 miles ), Taiwah, OK (3.0 miles) , Limestone, OK (3.3 miles ).

Latitude: 36.39 N, Longitude: 95.59 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 918

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

4.7%
Oklahoma:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (37%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Information (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (12%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Construction laborers (7%)
  • Secondary school teachers (11%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (6%)

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

Average climate in Sequoyah, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Sequoyah-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 158% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/26/1991, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.3 miles away from the Sequoyah place center injured 22 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/24/1993, a category F4 tornado 15.7 miles away from the place center killed 7 people and injured 100 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Sequoyah-area historical earthquake activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 72% 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 128.5 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 207.3 miles away from Sequoyah center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 207.5 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 298.9 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 158.7 miles away from Sequoyah center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 320.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Rogers County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 10, Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sequoyah topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Sequoyah:

  • WOOD MANOR NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; CLAREMORE, OK)
  • CLAREMORE NURSING HOME, INC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; CLAREMORE, OK)
  • DAVITA - CLAREMORE (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; CLAREMORE, OK)
  • HOPE HOSPICE, L L C (Hospital, about 5 miles away; CLAREMORE, OK)
  • HILLCREST HOSPITAL CLAREMORE Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; CLAREMORE, OK)
  • CLAREMORE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER SNF (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; CLAREMORE, OK)
  • COLUMBIA CLAREMORE REGIONAL HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; CLAREMORE, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sequoyah:

  • Rogers State University (about 6 miles; Claremore, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,482)
  • University of Tulsa (about 26 miles; Tulsa, OK; FT enrollment: 3,702)
  • Tulsa Community College (about 27 miles; Tulsa, OK; FT enrollment: 12,480)
  • Oral Roberts University (about 31 miles; Tulsa, OK; FT enrollment: 3,216)
  • Northeastern State University (about 48 miles; Tahlequah, OK; FT enrollment: 6,895)
  • Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (about 53 miles; Miami, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology (about 56 miles; Okmulgee, OK; FT enrollment: 3,243)

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Church in Sequoyah: New Hope Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Rogers County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 101. This is worse than average.

City:

101
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.210. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.210
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 3.34. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.34
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.698. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.698
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 32.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 25.0. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.0
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.62. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.62
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00620. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00620
U.S.:

0.01468
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 6.7%
(7.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  82.7%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.9%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Sequoyah compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (35%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (23%)
  • Electricity (19%)
  • Solar energy (16%)
  • Wood (5%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Sequoyah CDP (based on Rogers County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.90%
Here: 46.9%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchAssemblies of GodCatholic ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of Christ
Adherents57.1%13.9%6.3%3.8%3.3%
Congregations32.6%9.8%12.0%1.1%5.4%
NameChurches of ChristChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)National Association of Free Will BaptistsPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents3.0%2.0%1.5%1.3%7.8%
Congregations8.7%1.1%4.3%2.2%22.8%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 7
Rogers County:

0.84 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Rogers County:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Rogers County:

2.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 39
Here:

4.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.8%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Rogers County:

32.3%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

7.50% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,156 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.50%
Oklahoma average:

7.34%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($116 average AGI)
Rogers County:

0.04%
Oklahoma average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Tulsa County, OK  3.07% ($45,036 average AGI)
from Mayes County, OK  0.41% ($32,653)
from Wagoner County, OK  0.35% ($43,849)


7.56% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,065 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.56%
Oklahoma average:

7.24%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($116 average AGI)
Rogers County:

0.03%
Oklahoma average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Tulsa County, OK  3.43% ($33,228 average AGI)
to Wagoner County, OK  0.40% ($47,650)
to Mayes County, OK  0.38% ($41,619)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sequoyah:

  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KRVT (1270 AM; 1 kW; CLAREMORE, OK; Owner: REUNION BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KAKC (1300 AM; 5 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KXTD (1530 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WAGONER, OK; Owner: GAYTAN-GALVAN LIMITED LIABILITY COMP)
  • KCFO (970 AM; 3 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: FRIENDSHIP BROADCASTING, L. P.)
  • KMUR (1570 AM; 1 kW; PRYOR, OK)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KKOW (860 AM; 10 kW; PITTSBURG, KS; Owner: AMERICAN MEDIA INVESTMENTS)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sequoyah:

  • KQLL-FM (106.1 FM; OWASSO, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRSC-FM (91.3 FM; CLAREMORE, OK; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS OF OKLAHOMA COLLEGES)
  • KTFR (100.7 FM; CHELSEA, OK; Owner: MICHAEL P. STEPHENS)
  • KTBT (101.5 FM; COLLINSVILLE, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KNYD (90.5 FM; BROKEN ARROW, OK; Owner: CREATIVE EDUCATIONAL MEDIA CORP. INC)
  • KJSR (103.3 FM; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KMYZ-FM (104.5 FM; PRYOR, OK; Owner: SHAMROCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KWGS (89.5 FM; TULSA, OK; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF TULSA)
  • 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.)
  • KBEZ (92.9 FM; TULSA, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KVOO-FM (98.5 FM; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KGND (107.5 FM; KETCHUM, OK; Owner: NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA BROADCAST NETWORK)
  • KJMM (105.3 FM; BIXBY, OK; Owner: KJMM, INC.)
  • KHTT (106.9 FM; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KIZS (92.1 FM; BROKEN ARROW, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRIG-FM (104.9 FM; NOWATA, OK; Owner: KCD ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • KEMX (94.5 FM; LOCUST GROVE, OK; Owner: KXOJ, INC.)
  • KRTQ (102.3 FM; SAND SPRINGS, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Sequoyah:

  • KRSC-TV (Channel 35; CLAREMORE, OK; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS OF OKLAHOMA COLLEGES)
  • KDOR (Channel 17; BARTLESVILLE, OK; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KJRH (Channel 2; TULSA, OK; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOED-TV (Channel 11; TULSA, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KOTV (Channel 6; TULSA, OK; Owner: GRIFFIN LICENSING, L.L.C.)
  • KTUL (Channel 8; TULSA, OK; Owner: KTUL, LLC)
  • KTFO (Channel 41; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KWHB (Channel 47; TULSA, OK; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KOKI-TV (Channel 23; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KLOT-LP (Channel 25; TULSA, OK; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KGEB (Channel 53; TULSA, OK; Owner: UNIVERSITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
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 Value
LOANS ORIGINATED6$144,1383$123,66026$147,7895$45,9341$39,8601$50,570
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$61,5801$46,4100$00$00$01$56,230
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$243,0602$71,6957$145,9031$37,1900$02$63,370
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$111,8601$141,0104$174,5580$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$200,0700$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0503.04

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$189,2101$110,970
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0503.04

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