Smithville, Oklahoma

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Population in 2010: 113. Population change since 2000: -8.1%
Males: 48  (43.1%)
Females: 65  (56.9%)
Median resident age:  37.5 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.2 years

Zip code: 74957

Estimated median household income in 2013: $19,735 (it was $12,250 in 2000)
Smithville:

$19,735
OK:

$45,690

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $10,737 (it was $9,431 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $60,522 (it was $34,400 in 2000)
Smithville:

$60,522
OK:

$116,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $101,290; Detached houses: $112,005; Townhouses or other attached units: $66,338; Mobile homes: $36,159; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $1,952

Median gross rent in 2013: $305.

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  • Races in Smithville, OK (2010)

    Smithville races chart
    • 6456.6%White alone
    • 3934.5%American Indian alone
    • 76.2%Two or more races
    • 32.7%Hispanic
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Smithville: 79.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (31.2%), German (12.4%), West Indian (3.2%), English (2.2%), French (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 736 feet

Land area: 1.10 square miles.

Population density: 103 people per square mile   (very low).

Smithville, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Smithville:

  • High school or higher: 73.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 10.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Smithville town:

  • Never married: 32.6%
  • Now married: 28.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 20.7%
  • Divorced: 17.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $282 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $323 (0.3%)

Smithville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Smith, AR (63.8 miles , pop. 80,268).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (136.2 miles , pop. 393,049).

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

Nearest cities: South Le Flore, OK (2.7 miles ), North McCurtain, OK (3.2 miles ), Cove, AR (3.7 miles ), Hatfield, AR (3.9 miles ), Vandervoort, AR (4.1 miles) , Whitesboro, OK (4.5 miles ), Wickes, AR (4.6 miles ), Grannis, AR (4.9 miles ).

Latitude: 34.47 N, Longitude: 94.64 W

Area code: 580

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

8.0%
Oklahoma:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (57%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (29%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (21%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Education, training, and library occupations (57%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (29%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (21%)
  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (17%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)
  • Management occupations (0%)

Average climate in Smithville, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Smithville-area historical tornado activity is below Oklahoma state average. It is 57% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/2/1982, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 32.7 miles away from the Smithville town center injured 29 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/5/1961, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.5 miles away from the town center killed 16 people and injured 58 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Smithville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 76% 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 102.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 146.6 miles away from Smithville 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 148.1 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 257.4 miles away from the city 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 307.6 miles away from Smithville center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 365.8 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 McCurtain County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Smithville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Smithville:

  • OKLAHOMA HEALTHCARE SOLUTIONS VII (69711 US HIGHWAY 259)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Smithville:

  • Carl Albert State College (about 40 miles; Poteau, OK; Full-time enrollment: 2,041)
  • University of Arkansas-Fort Smith (about 66 miles; Fort Smith, AR; FT enrollment: 6,103)
  • Paris Junior College (about 76 miles; Paris, TX; FT enrollment: 3,875)
  • Texarkana College (about 79 miles; Texarkana, TX; FT enrollment: 2,629)
  • National Park Community College (about 88 miles; Hot Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,237)
  • Henderson State University (about 94 miles; Arkadelphia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,528)
  • Northeast Texas Community College (about 96 miles; Mount Pleasant, TX; FT enrollment: 2,320)

Public high school in Smithville:

Public elementary/middle schools in Smithville:

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Notable location: Octavia - Smithville Rural Fire Association Station 2 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Smithville Cemetery (1), Old Smithville Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

McCurtain 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 66.4. This is about average.

City:

66.4
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.8
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 46.5%
(46.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 46.4% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  52.8%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  1.9%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Smithville compared to Oklahoma state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Oklahoma average:

11.2

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (52%)
  • Wood (23%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (20%)
  • Utility gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Smithville town (based on McCurtain County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant14,35294
Mainline Protestant2,42231
Black Protestant5894
Other3815
Catholic2151
None15,192-
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: 11
McCurtain County:

3.29 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
McCurtain County:

7.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

3.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.5%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
McCurtain County:

31.0%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

5.14% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($24,853 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.14%
Oklahoma average:

7.34%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Choctaw County, OK  0.34% ($26,455 average AGI)
from Washington County, AR  0.28% ($14,963)
from Oklahoma County, OK  0.23% ($16,913)


5.25% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,760 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.25%
Oklahoma average:

7.24%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Bryan County, OK  0.35% ($21,176 average AGI)
to Oklahoma County, OK  0.28% ($21,679)
to Choctaw County, OK  0.26% ($27,615)

Strongest AM radio stations in Smithville:

  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KWXI (670 AM; daytime; 5 kW; GLENWOOD, AR; Owner: PGR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KYHN (1320 AM; 10 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KWHN (1650 AM; 10 kW; FT. SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KENA (1450 AM; 1 kW; MENA, AR; Owner: OUACHITA BROADCASTING, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Smithville:

  • KKBI (106.1 FM; BROKEN BOW, OK; Owner: J.D.C. RADIO, INC.)
  • KOMS (107.3 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KZBB (97.9 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMAG (99.1 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTCS-FM (99.9 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: BIG CHIEF BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K204EW (88.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K219CN (91.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KARG (91.7 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KQOR (105.3 FM; MENA, AR; Owner: OUACHITA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRWA-FM (103.1 FM; WALDRON, AR; Owner: PHARIS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTTG (96.3 FM; MENA, AR; Owner: PEARSON BROADCASTING OF MENA, INC.)
  • KENA-FM (102.1 FM; MENA, AR; Owner: OUACHITA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPRV-FM (92.5 FM; HEAVENER, OK; Owner: LEROY BILLY)
  • KDQN-FM (92.1 FM; DE QUEEN, AR; Owner: JAY W. BUNYARD & ANNE W. BUNYARD)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • Site Is Located South Of Smithville (Lat: 34.396500 Lon: -94.698556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: KNKN971
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/14/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020
    Registrant: Bennet & Bennet, Pllc, 10 G Street, N.E. - 7th Floor, Washington, DC 20002, Phone: (202) 371-1500, Fax: (202) 371-1558

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • Thomas F Riley, 0.16 Miles Wsw Of Intersection Of Us 259 & Sr 4 / Choctaw Ave. (Lat: 34.466639 Lon: -94.656389), Type: 77.4, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 4056942100, Stormi.Sanchez@crossroads.Us, 5 N. MCCORMICK AVE.

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 4 Mi Nw (Lat: 34.512611 Lon: -94.676611), Call Sign: WRM51, Licensee ID: L00008414
    Assigned Frequencies: 49.3400 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/20/1997, Expiration Date: 11/23/2002, Cancellation Date: 09/11/2002
    Registrant: Weyerhaeuser Company, 209 Douglas Street, Longview, WA 98632, Phone: (360) 636-6380, Fax: (360) 636-6532, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • SMITHVILLE, Approx 1.6 Miles Of The Int 62000 And 61720 Rd. On 61720 Rd Then 1.1 Mi. (Lat: 34.396500 Lon: -94.698556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 60.7 m, Call Sign: WQPC760
    Assigned Frequencies: 10735.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/09/2012, Expiration Date: 04/09/2022, Certifier: Lee Brown
    Registrant: Pine Telephone Company, 210 West 2nd Street, Broken Bow, OK 74728, Phone: (580) 584-3300, Fax: (580) 584-9009, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Smithville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 11BC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9148E , Serial Number: 11AC-782, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 01/12/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, Box 116, Smithville, OK 74957

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