Terlton, Oklahoma

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Population in 2017: 109 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +28.2%
Males: 49  (45.5%)
Females: 60  (54.5%)
Median resident age:

46.0 years
Oklahoma median age:

36.6 years

Zip code: 74081

Estimated median household income in 2017: $34,342 (it was $22,917 in 2000)
Terlton:

$34,342
OK:

$50,051

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $11,794 (it was $7,862 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $42,214 (it was $20,800 in 2000)
Terlton:

$42,214
OK:

$137,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $79,332; detached houses: $81,013; mobile homes: $66,864

Median gross rent in 2017: $402.

March 2019 cost of living index in Terlton: 76.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 36.7%
(24.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 90.0% for American Indian residents)
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  • Races in Terlton, OK (2010)
    • 9084.9%White alone
    • 98.5%American Indian alone
    • 54.7%Two or more races
    • 10.9%Asian alone
    • 10.9%Hispanic



According to our research of Oklahoma and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Terlton, Oklahoma as of January 19, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Terlton is 11 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (31.4%), Irish (11.8%), American (7.8%), Dutch (3.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 780 feet

Land area: 0.25 square miles.

Population density: 442 people per square mile   (low).

Terlton, Oklahoma map

3 residents are foreign born (3.0% Latin America).

This town:

3.0%
Oklahoma:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $586 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $309 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tulsa, OK (31.2 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (235.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Jennings, OK (2.1 miles ),
Hallett, OK (2.3 miles),
Westport, OK (2.7 miles ),
Lawrence Creek, OK (2.9 miles),
Cleveland, OK (2.9 miles ),
Keystone Lake, OK (2.9 miles ),
Osage, OK (2.9 miles),
Oak Grove, OK (2.9 miles)

Latitude: 36.19 N, Longitude: 96.49 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 918

Distribution of median household income in Terlton, OK in 2017
Distribution of house value in Terlton, OK in 2017

Terlton satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.9%
Oklahoma:

3.2%

Average climate in Terlton, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Terlton, Oklahoma average temperatures Terlton, Oklahoma average precipitation Terlton, Oklahoma humidity Terlton, Oklahoma wind speed Terlton, Oklahoma snowfall Terlton, Oklahoma sunshine Terlton, Oklahoma clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 56.7. This is better than average.

City:

56.7
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 31.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.4
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Terlton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 190% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/26/1991, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.0 miles away from the Terlton town center killed one person and injured 24 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/5/1960, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 25.4 miles away from the town center killed 5 people and injured 81 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Terlton-area historical earthquake activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 71% 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 105.7 miles away from Terlton 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 115.9 miles away from Terlton 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 326.9 miles away from Terlton 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 145.6 miles away from Terlton center
On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 131.0 miles away from Terlton center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 250.7 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 Pawnee County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 9, Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Fires: 2, Ice Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Terlton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Terlton:

  • CLEVELAND AREA HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 9 miles away; CLEVELAND, OK)
  • OKLAHOMA HOME HEALTH PARENT (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; CLEVELAND, OK)
  • CLEVELAND MANOR NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; CLEVELAND, OK)
  • CLEVELAND AREA HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; CLEVELAND, OK)
  • DRUMRIGHT NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; DRUMRIGHT, OK)
  • DRUMRIGHT MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 16 miles away; DRUMRIGHT, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Terlton:

  • University of Tulsa (about 31 miles; Tulsa, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,702)
  • Oral Roberts University (about 32 miles; Tulsa, OK; FT enrollment: 3,216)
  • Oklahoma State University-Main Campus (about 33 miles; Stillwater, OK; FT enrollment: 21,700)
  • Tulsa Community College (about 34 miles; Tulsa, OK; FT enrollment: 12,480)
  • Langston University (about 47 miles; Langston, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Rogers State University (about 49 miles; Claremore, OK; FT enrollment: 3,482)
  • Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology (about 50 miles; Okmulgee, OK; FT enrollment: 3,243)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Terlton Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Ab Wright - Baseball player.

Pawnee County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.9 people
Oklahoma:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

75.0%
Whole state:

66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

0.0%
Whole state:

5.9%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Terlton:

Marital status in Terlton, OK
  • Never married: 30.4%
  • Now married: 55.4%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 3.9%

For population 25 years and over in Terlton:

  • High school or higher: 81.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.3
Oklahoma average:

11.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Terlton, OK (based on Pawnee County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,23130
Mainline Protestant1,23110
Other3763
Catholic221
None7,717-
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
Pawnee County:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Pawnee County:

5.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Pawnee County:

4.87 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

6.89 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Pawnee County:

12.0%
State:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Pawnee County:

31.5%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Terlton:

46.1%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

53.1%
State:

44.2%

Average BMI:
Terlton:

28.5
Oklahoma:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Terlton:

20.1%
Oklahoma:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

6.5%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Oklahoma:

6.8

Overweight people:
Terlton:

33.8%
Oklahoma:

33.8%

General health condition:
This city:

59.7%
State:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Terlton:

85.1%
Oklahoma:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Terlton, OK Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 0$0

8.77% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,849 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.77%
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  2.42% ($47,865 average AGI)
from Creek County, OK  1.25% ($37,677)
from Osage County, OK  0.88% ($34,413)

Strongest AM radio stations in Terlton:

  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; 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.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KCFO (970 AM; 3 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: FRIENDSHIP BROADCASTING, L. P.)
  • KAKC (1300 AM; 5 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KYAL (1550 AM; 3 kW; SAPULPA, OK; Owner: KXOJ, INC.)
  • KGGF (690 AM; 10 kW; COFFEYVILLE, KS; Owner: KGGF-KUSN, INC.)
  • KGTO (1050 AM; 1 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: KJMM, INC.)
  • KTFX (1340 AM; 1 kW; SAND SPRINGS, OK; Owner: K95.5, INC.)
  • KCRC (1390 AM; 10 kW; ENID, OK; Owner: CHISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Terlton:

  • 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)
  • KXBL (99.5 FM; HENRYETTA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KNYD (90.5 FM; BROKEN ARROW, OK; Owner: CREATIVE EDUCATIONAL MEDIA CORP. INC)
  • KIZS (92.1 FM; BROKEN ARROW, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KTSO (94.1 FM; OKMULGEE, OK; Owner: SHAMROCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KRTQ (102.3 FM; SAND SPRINGS, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KOSU-FM (91.7 FM; STILLWATER, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KSPI-FM (93.7 FM; STILLWATER, OK; Owner: STILLWATER BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • KJMM (105.3 FM; BIXBY, OK; Owner: KJMM, INC.)
  • KJSR (103.3 FM; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KXOJ-FM (100.9 FM; SAPULPA, OK; Owner: KXOJ, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Terlton:

  • KJRH (Channel 2; TULSA, OK; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWTV (Channel 9; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: GRIFFIN ENTITIES, L.L.C.)
  • KLOT-LP (Channel 25; TULSA, OK; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KOED-TV (Channel 11; TULSA, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KTPX (Channel 44; OKMULGEE, OK; Owner: PAXSON TULSA LICENSE, INC.)
  • KOTV (Channel 6; TULSA, OK; Owner: GRIFFIN LICENSING, L.L.C.)
  • KTUL (Channel 8; TULSA, OK; Owner: KTUL, LLC)
  • KWHB (Channel 47; TULSA, OK; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • KTFO (Channel 41; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KOKI-TV (Channel 23; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KGEB (Channel 53; TULSA, OK; Owner: UNIVERSITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K15DA (Channel 15; TULSA, OK; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY CO.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 75ft / 23.4mTotal length
  • $5,972,000Total costs
  • 30,237Total average daily traffic
  • 6,248Total average daily truck traffic
  • 20,860Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Terlton)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • 412 WEST, Route 1 Box 165 (Lat: 36.216694 Lon: -96.479361), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 99.4 m, Overall height: 100.9 m, Call Sign: WQOK334,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/25/2011, Expiration Date: 10/25/2021, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S. Akard St. Rm. 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • TU03SW208, 66726 E. 55 Rd. (Terlton #35258--Sou) (Lat: 36.216306 Lon: -96.473861), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 88.4 m, Overall height: 90.5 m, Call Sign: WQTH787,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/05/2014, Expiration Date: 02/05/2024, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa-0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Terlton)

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 23. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 47 took place in 2009, and the least - 2 in 2011. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Terlton, OK When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (72.4%), and Structure Fires (18.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Terlton, OK
    • 24972.4%Outside Fires
    • 6418.6%Structure Fires
    • 236.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 82.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Terlton, OK
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Terlton, OK
  • 57.1%Electricity
  • 21.4%Other fuel
  • 14.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.1%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Terlton, OK
  • 50.0%Other fuel
  • 33.3%Electricity
  • 16.7%Utility gas


Terlton compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population 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.
There are no pilots and 5 other airmen in this city.
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