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Population in 2012: 307 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -11.0%
 

Males: 165  (53.9%)
Females: 142  (46.1%)

Median resident age:  32.6 years
Oklahoma median age:  37.0 years

Zip codes: 74525.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $29,184 (it was $17,404 in 2000)
Tushka:

$29,184
OK:

$44,312
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $14,677

Tushka town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $74,584 (it was $34,600 in 2000)
Tushka:

$74,584
OK:

$114,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $94,670; Detached houses: $120,401; In 2-unit structures: $9,824; Mobile homes: $61,729

Median gross rent in 2012: $513.

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Tushka races chart
  • White alone - 222 (71.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 53 (17.0%)
  • Two or more races - 24 (7.7%)
  • Hispanic - 7 (2.2%)
  • Black alone - 3 (1.0%)
  • Asian alone - 3 (1.0%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Tushka: 79.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: Irish (17.8%), United States (16.0%), German (8.9%), English (6.7%), Scottish (2.2%), French (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 620 feet

Land area: 0.72 square miles.

Population density: 426 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Tushka:

  • High school or higher: 69.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.1%
  • Unemployed: 9.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tushka town:

  • Never married: 25.8%
  • Now married: 50.0%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 15.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $427 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $538 (0.7%)

Tushka satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: McKinney, TX (82.3 miles , pop. 54,369).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Plano, TX (93.9 miles , pop. 222,030).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (111.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Atoka, OK (2.2 miles ), West Atoka, OK (2.3 miles) , Central Atoka, OK (2.4 miles) , Caney, OK (2.5 miles) , Lane, OK (3.2 miles ), Lehigh, OK (3.3 miles ), Stringtown, OK (3.5 miles ), Phillips, OK (3.6 miles) .

Latitude: 34.32 N, Longitude: 96.17 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 580

Tushka household income distribution Tushka home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Tushka by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2011 2012
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 01000000000
per 100,000 0.0286.50.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 00001000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0277.80.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 30230100001
per 100,000 867.10.0563.4833.30.0274.00.00.00.00.0317.5
Burglaries 244110021002
per 100,000 578.01146.11126.8277.82777.80.0551.0271.00.00.0634.9
Thefts 68372021212
per 100,000 1734.12292.3845.11944.4555.60.0551.0271.0536.2317.5634.9
Auto thefts 11200100000
per 100,000 289.0286.5563.40.00.0274.00.00.00.00.00.0
Arson 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.8) 293.7406.6259.3253.0287.673.558.128.620.612.2127.8

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Crime rate in Tushka detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

9.52
Oklahoma average:

2.08

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.7%
Oklahoma:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +48 (+16.2%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (18%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (14%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Public administration (39%)
  • Finance and insurance (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (19%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (17%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (10%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (16%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (15%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (10%)
  • Cashiers (8%)
  • Operations specialties managers except financial managers (5%)
  • Legal support workers (3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (3%)

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Tornado activity:

Tushka-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 245% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/27/1966, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.1 miles away from the Tushka town center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/2/1982, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 36.5 miles away from the town center injured 29 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Tushka-area historical earthquake activity is above Oklahoma state average. It is 75% 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 28.1 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 87.3 miles away from Tushka center
On 11/15/1990 at 11:44:41, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 LG, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 86.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/20/2002 at 02:18:13, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 5.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/8/2004 at 00:15:09, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 62.5 miles away from Tushka center
On 12/17/1992 at 07:18:04, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 85.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Atoka County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 6, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Tushka topographic map

Hospitals/medical centers near Tushka:

  • ATOKA MANOR (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; ATOKA, OK)
  • ATOKA CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; ATOKA, OK)
  • COLONIAL LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; ATOKA, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tushka:

  • Southeastern Oklahoma State University (about 26 miles; Durant, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,111)
  • East Central University (about 43 miles; Ada, OK; FT enrollment: 3,253)
  • Grayson County College (about 51 miles; Denison, TX; FT enrollment: 2,340)
  • Paris Junior College (about 59 miles; Paris, TX; FT enrollment: 2,649)
  • North Central Texas College (about 76 miles; Gainesville, TX; FT enrollment: 3,709)
  • Texas A & M University-Commerce (about 77 miles; Commerce, TX; FT enrollment: 5,138)
  • Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology-Okmulgee (about 92 miles; Okmulgee, OK; FT enrollment: 2,341)

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

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 23.0%
(11.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 63.4% for American Indian residents, 53.6% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  70.6%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.6%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Tushka, OK

Tushka compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Median household income 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.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Tushka travel time to work - commute


Tushka mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (73%)
  • Electricity (27%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Tushka town (based on Atoka County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 67.09%
Here67.1%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionChurches of ChristNational Association of Free Will BaptistsBaptist Missionary Association of AmericaUnited Methodist Church
Adherents75.4%5.8%4.9%4.5%2.9%
Congregations41.2%13.7%7.8%3.9%7.8%
NameInternational Pentecostal Holiness ChurchAssemblies of GodPentecostal Church of GodChurch of the NazareneOther
Adherents1.4%1.4%1.1%0.9%1.6%
Congregations5.9%5.9%3.9%2.0%7.8%
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
Atoka County:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

0.69 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Atoka County:

5.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Here:

10.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.3%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Atoka County:

31.1%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 1$1,500$18,0001$576
Police Protection - Officers 3$5,640$22,5600$0
Totals for Government 4$7,140$21,4201$576


6.75% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,937 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.75%
Oklahoma average:

8.21%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Bryan County, OK  1.23% ($24,538 average AGI)
from Coal County, OK  0.50% ($25,619)
from Pittsburg County, OK  0.45% ($31,842)


7.04% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($23,060 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.04%
Oklahoma average:

7.91%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Bryan County, OK  1.46% ($19,806 average AGI)
to Pittsburg County, OK  0.49% ($23,762)
to Coal County, OK  0.42% ($27,389)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tushka:

  • KEOR (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ATOKA, OK; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KYNG (950 AM; 10 kW; DENISON-SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KTBK (1700 AM; 10 kW; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tushka:

  • KHKC-FM (102.1 FM; ATOKA, OK; Owner: KEYSTONE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KAZC (88.3 FM; TISHOMINGO, OK; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL OKLAHOMA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K219CX (91.7 FM; ATOKA, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KKFC (105.5 FM; COALGATE, OK; Owner: WOODSTONE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLBC (106.3 FM; DURANT, OK; Owner: TEXOMA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSSU (91.9 FM; DURANT, OK; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Tushka:

  • KTEN (Channel 10; ADA, OK; Owner: CHANNEL 49 ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • KXII (Channel 12; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KXII LICENSEE CORP.)

Tushka fatal accident list:

Jul 10, 2011 08:20 AM, Us-69, W Boggy Depot Rd, Lat: 34.31739722, Lon: -96.16879722, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 8, 2009 10:57 AM, Us-69, Lat: 34.32055, Lon: -96.16702778, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 9, 2006 02:50 PM, Us-69, East S 1st St, Lat: 34.320039, Lon: -96.167319, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Mar 19, 1976 08:50 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Tushka)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: N5WOK
    Grant Date: 10/01/1991, Expiration Date: 10/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 10/02/2003
    Registrant: Daniel E Jacob Jr, Rt 4 Box 256-6, Tushka, OK 74573


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