Southwest Grant, Oklahoma

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Population in July 2007: 1,401.
Males: 675  (48.2%)
Females: 726  (51.8%)
Median resident age:  39.0 years
Oklahoma median age:  35.5 years

Zip code: 73766

Estimated median household income in 2016: $58,008 (it was $30,385 in 2000)
Southwest Grant:

$58,008
OK:

$49,176

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $31,972 (it was $16,826 in 2000)

Southwest Grant CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $97,407 (it was $45,600 in 2000)
Southwest Grant:

$97,407
OK:

$132,200
  • Races in Southwest Grant, OK (2000)

    Southwest Grant races chart
    • 1,50493.9%White alone
    • 503.1%American Indian alone
    • 291.8%Two or more races
    • 150.9%Hispanic
    • 40.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Southwest Grant: 81.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 267.3 square miles.

Population density: 5.2 people per square mile   (very low).

Southwest Grant, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Southwest Grant:

  • High school or higher: 84.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Southwest Grant CCD:

  • Never married: 15.1%
  • Now married: 66.5%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 9.9%
  • Divorced: 8.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Southwest Grant CCD:  0.5% ($211)
Oklahoma:  0.8% ($523)
Southwest Grant satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Edmond, OK (75.8 miles , pop. 68,315).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Wichita, KS (76.5 miles , pop. 344,284).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (276.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Pond Creek, OK (2.6 miles ), Nash, OK (2.7 miles ), Jefferson, OK (2.8 miles) , Hillsdale, OK (3.1 miles) , Kremlin, OK (3.3 miles ), Medford, OK (3.6 miles ), Wakita, OK (3.7 miles ), Nescatunga, OK (3.7 miles) .

Latitude: 36.69 N, Longitude: 97.93 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 580

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.0%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (29%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Truck transportation (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
  • Health care (19%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Food and beverage stores (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Farmers and farm managers (20%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (11%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (4%)

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

Average climate in Southwest Grant, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Southwest Grant-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 135% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/16/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.4 miles away from the Southwest Grant place center injured 7 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/25/1955, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 35.8 miles away from the place center killed 20 people and injured 280 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Southwest Grant-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 66% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 44.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 154.2 miles away from Southwest Grant center
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 300.0 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 163.3 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 133.7 miles away from Southwest Grant 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 134.7 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 Grant County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 16, Storms: 13, Tornadoes: 10, Winter Storms: 9, Winds: 3, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Southwest Grant:

  • SERVANT LIVING CENTER - MEDFORD, LLC (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; MEDFORD, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Southwest Grant:

  • Northern Oklahoma College (about 35 miles; Tonkawa, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,414)
  • Cowley County Community College (about 56 miles; Arkansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 3,173)
  • Oklahoma State University-Main Campus (about 62 miles; Stillwater, OK; FT enrollment: 21,700)
  • Langston University (about 64 miles; Langston, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Wichita Technical Institute (about 74 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,015)
  • Newman University (about 75 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,066)
  • Friends University (about 76 miles; Wichita, KS; FT enrollment: 2,024)

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Notable locations in Southwest Grant: Riverdale Community Hall (A), Four Corners (B), Pond Creek Fire and Ambulance Service (C), Nash Volunteer Fire Department (D), Hawley Rural Fire District (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Southwest Grant include: Eagle Grove Church (A), Prairie Queen Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Valley Center Cemetery (1), New Home Cemetery (2), Friends Cemetery (3), Goldsmith Cemetery (4), Hawley Cemetery (5), Mount Zion Cemetery (6), Pond Creek Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Oknoname 04706 Reservoir (A), Oknoname 04705 Reservoir (B), Oknoname 04704 Reservoir (C), Oknoname 053002 Reservoir (D), Three Lakes (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Wild Horse Creek (A), Crooked Creek (B), Wagon Creek (C), Coldwater Creek (D), Spring Creek (E), Ninemile Creek (F), Lynch Creek (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Grant 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 2005 was 54.3. This is better than average.

City:

54.3
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2000 was 6.96. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.96
U.S.:

6.40

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 10.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.3
U.S.:

9.4
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  68.8%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.5%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

14.6%
Whole state:

14.7%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

5.8%
Whole state:

6.1%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Oklahoma average:

11.7

Southwest Grant travel time to work - commute Southwest Grant mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Southwest Grant CCD (based on Grant County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,16812
Evangelical Protestant1,95417
Catholic1702
Other3-
None232-
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: 3
Grant County:

6.69 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Grant County:

11.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

11.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.7%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Grant County:

28.0%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

8.50% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,038 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.50%
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 Garfield County, OK  2.53% ($30,846 average AGI)
from Kay County, OK  1.04% ($50,750)


7.72% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,153 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.72%
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 Garfield County, OK  2.36% ($26,889 average AGI)
to Kay County, OK  1.18% ($44,000)

Strongest AM radio stations in Southwest Grant:

  • KCRC (1390 AM; 10 kW; ENID, OK; Owner: CHISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • 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)
  • KGWA (960 AM; 1 kW; ENID, OK; Owner: WILLIAMS CAPITOL CORPORATION)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKY (930 AM; 5 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWLS (640 AM; 5 kW; MOORE, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Southwest Grant:

  • KQBL (96.9 FM; ENID, OK; Owner: CHAMPLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KNID (99.7 FM; ALVA, OK; Owner: CHRISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOFM (103.1 FM; ENID, OK; Owner: WILLIAMS CAPITOL CORPORATION)
  • KXLS (95.7 FM; LAHOMA, OK; Owner: CHISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KBVV (91.1 FM; ENID, OK; Owner: ENID EDUCATIONAL B/CTING FOUNDATION)
  • K202BY (88.3 FM; ENID, OK; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • K208BV (89.5 FM; ENID, ETC., OK; Owner: CREATIVE EDUCATIONAL MEDIA CORP. INC)
  • K212EL (90.3 FM; ENID, OK; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Southwest Grant:

  • K46AH (Channel 46; MEDFORD, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • K45EJ (Channel 45; ENID, OK; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY COMPANY)
  • KXOK-LP (Channel 32; ENID, OK; Owner: MEDIA MANICS INCORPORATED)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (67%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (20%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Southwest Grant 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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