Snake Creek, Oklahoma

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Population in 2010: 257.
Population change since 2000: -13.8%
Males: 112  (43.7%)
Females: 145  (56.3%)
Median resident age:

41.0 years
Oklahoma median age:

36.6 years

Zip codes: 74352.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $47,673 (it was $31,813 in 2000)
Snake Creek:

$47,673
OK:

$50,051

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,452 (it was $14,300 in 2000)

Snake Creek CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $113,857 (it was $56,100 in 2000)
Snake Creek:

$113,857
OK:

$137,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $133,080; detached houses: $160,367; mobile homes: $97,871
March 2019 cost of living index in Snake Creek: 76.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.7%
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  • Races in Snake Creek, OK (2010)
    • 18471.6%White alone
    • 5320.6%American Indian alone
    • 187.0%Two or more races
    • 20.8%Hispanic

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

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Ancestries: American (47.7%), Irish (2.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 8.33 square miles.

Population density: 31 people per square mile   (very low).

Snake Creek, Oklahoma map
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Snake Creek CDP:

0.4% ($250)
Oklahoma:

0.8% ($523)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Broken Arrow, OK (40.3 miles , pop. 74,859).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (47.6 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (253.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Iron Post, OK (1.9 miles),
Rose, OK (2.0 miles ),
Locust Grove, OK (2.1 miles ),
Pump Back, OK (2.5 miles),
Cedar Crest, OK (2.6 miles ),
Ballou, OK (2.6 miles),
Peggs, OK (2.7 miles ),
Sams Corner, OK (2.7 miles)

Latitude: 36.19 N, Longitude: 95.09 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 918

Distribution of median household income in Snake Creek, OK in 2017
Distribution of house value in Snake Creek, OK in 2017

Snake Creek satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Oklahoma:

3.2%

Average climate in Snake Creek, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Snake Creek, Oklahoma average temperatures Snake Creek, Oklahoma average precipitation Snake Creek, Oklahoma humidity Snake Creek, Oklahoma wind speed Snake Creek, Oklahoma snowfall Snake Creek, Oklahoma sunshine Snake Creek, Oklahoma clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 56.2. This is better than average.

City:

56.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2008 was 0.0173. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0173
U.S.:

0.2667
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 3.63. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.63
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 9.34. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.34
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 19.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.4
U.S.:

19.6
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00370. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00370
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Snake Creek-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 148% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/12/2006, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.0 miles away from the Snake Creek place center injured 8 people and caused $3 million in damages.

On 6/8/1974, a category F3 tornado 10.5 miles away from the place center injured 42 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Snake Creek-area historical earthquake activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 73% 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 130.0 miles away from Snake Creek 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 176.1 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 176.3 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 269.3 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 294.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 315.3 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 Mayes County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 7, Fires: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Snake Creek topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Snake Creek:

  • PARKHILL EAST NH (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; LOCUST GROVE, OK)
  • PARKHILL SOUTH NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; LOCUST GROVE, OK)
  • PARKHILL NORTH NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; SALINA, OK)
  • MEADOWBROOK NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CHOUTEAU, OK)
  • COLONIAL TERRACE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; PRYOR, OK)
  • GRAND VALLEY CARE CTR INC (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; PRYOR, OK)
  • INTEGRIS MAYES COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; PRYOR, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Snake Creek:

  • Northeastern State University (about 20 miles; Tahlequah, OK; Full-time enrollment: 6,895)
  • John Brown University (about 30 miles; Siloam Springs, AR; FT enrollment: 2,097)
  • Rogers State University (about 32 miles; Claremore, OK; FT enrollment: 3,482)
  • Tulsa Community College (about 47 miles; Tulsa, OK; FT enrollment: 12,480)
  • University of Tulsa (about 48 miles; Tulsa, OK; FT enrollment: 3,702)
  • Oral Roberts University (about 50 miles; Tulsa, OK; FT enrollment: 3,216)
  • Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (about 50 miles; Miami, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)

Points of interest:

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Mayes County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.5 people
Oklahoma:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

69.3%
Whole state:

66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

4.0%
Whole state:

5.9%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Snake Creek:

Marital status in Snake Creek, OK
  • Never married: 20.0%
  • Now married: 66.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.6%
  • Divorced: 9.1%

For population 25 years and over in Snake Creek:

  • High school or higher: 77.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 89.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.2
Oklahoma average:

11.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Snake Creek, OK (based on Mayes County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,552100
Mainline Protestant2,62312
Catholic9002
Other5713
None20,613-
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: 12
Mayes County:

3.03 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.51 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Mayes County:

5.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Mayes County:

7.33 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

11.6%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

31.9%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Snake Creek:

46.1%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.1%
Oklahoma:

44.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.3
Oklahoma:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.5%
Oklahoma:

21.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.2
Oklahoma:

6.8

Overweight people:
Snake Creek:

11.4%
Oklahoma:

33.8%

General health condition:
This city:

58.5%
Oklahoma:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Snake Creek:

83.0%
State:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Snake Creek, OK Residents

6.74% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($38,900 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.74%
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 Tulsa County, OK  1.26% ($44,892 average AGI)
from Rogers County, OK  1.03% ($39,353)
from Delaware County, OK  0.46% ($28,517)


6.64% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($50,296 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.64%
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 Tulsa County, OK  1.32% ($39,728 average AGI)
to Rogers County, OK  1.06% ($37,820)
to Wagoner County, OK  0.48% ($40,048)

Strongest AM radio stations in Snake Creek:

  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KUOA (1290 AM; 5 kW; SILOAM SPRINGS, AR; Owner: KUOA, INC.)
  • KXTD (1530 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WAGONER, OK; Owner: GAYTAN-GALVAN LIMITED LIABILITY COMP)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KMUR (1570 AM; 1 kW; PRYOR, OK)
  • KURM (790 AM; 5 kW; ROGERS, AR; Owner: KERM, INC)
  • KAKC (1300 AM; 5 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KYHN (1320 AM; 10 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Snake Creek:

  • KEMX (94.5 FM; LOCUST GROVE, OK; Owner: KXOJ, 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.)
  • KQLL-FM (106.1 FM; OWASSO, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • K204CA (88.7 FM; TAHLEQUAH, OK; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • KWGS (89.5 FM; TULSA, OK; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF TULSA)
  • KGND (107.5 FM; KETCHUM, OK; Owner: NORTHEAST OKLAHOMA BROADCAST NETWORK)
  • KHTT (106.9 FM; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KITO-FM (96.1 FM; VINITA, OK; Owner: DLB BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KURM-FM (100.3 FM; SOUTHWEST CITY, MO; Owner: KERM, INC.)
  • KLRC (101.1 FM; SILOAM SPRINGS, AR; Owner: JOHN BROWN UNIVERSITY)
  • KEOK (101.7 FM; TAHLEQUAH, OK; Owner: JOHNSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KTFX-FM (102.1 FM; WARNER, OK; Owner: K95.5, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Snake Creek:

  • KJRH (Channel 2; TULSA, OK; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTUL (Channel 8; TULSA, OK; Owner: KTUL, LLC)
  • KOED-TV (Channel 11; TULSA, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KOTV (Channel 6; TULSA, OK; Owner: GRIFFIN LICENSING, L.L.C.)
  • 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.)
  • KRSC-TV (Channel 35; CLAREMORE, OK; Owner: BOARD OF REGENTS OF OKLAHOMA COLLEGES)
  • KDOR (Channel 17; BARTLESVILLE, OK; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K52GX (Channel 52; TAHLEQUAH, OK; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 157ft / 47.9mTotal length
  • $13,682,000Total costs
  • 43,133Total average daily traffic
  • 9,514Total average daily truck traffic
  • 39,733Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Snake Creek, OK - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 91990-1999
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Snake Creek, OK
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Snake Creek, OK
  • 45.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 32.7%Wood
  • 21.8%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Snake Creek, OK
  • 42.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 36.8%Electricity
  • 21.1%Wood


Snake Creek 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.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Snake Creek on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 100 cities with longest commuting times"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
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