Tushka, Oklahoma

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Population in 2013: 306 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -11.3%
 
Males: 162  (53.2%)
Females: 144  (46.8%)
Median resident age:  33.0 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.2 years

Zip codes: 74525.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $33,697 (it was $17,404 in 2000)
Tushka:

$33,697
OK:

$45,690

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,591 (it was $10,547 in 2000)

Tushka town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $83,657 (it was $34,600 in 2000)
Tushka:

$83,657
OK:

$116,500

Median gross rent in 2013: $620.

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  • Races in Tushka, OK (2010)

    Tushka races chart
    • 22271.2%White alone
    • 5317.0%American Indian alone
    • 247.7%Two or more races
    • 72.2%Hispanic
    • 31.0%Black alone
    • 31.0%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Tushka: 80.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (24.2%), Irish (8.2%), English (4.8%), French (2.2%), German (1.7%), Scotch-Irish (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 620 feet

Land area: 0.72 square miles.

Population density: 425 people per square mile   (low).

Tushka,OK real estate house value index trend

Tushka, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Tushka:

  • High school or higher: 88.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.3%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tushka town:

  • Never married: 28.5%
  • Now married: 48.1%
  • Separated: 4.0%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 14.6%

2 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.7%
Oklahoma:

5.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $470 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $505 (2.0%)

Tushka satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: East Grayson, TX (52.3 miles , pop. 81,381).

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 2013
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 010000000000
per 100,000 0.0286.50.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 000010000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0277.80.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 302301000011
per 100,000 867.10.0563.4833.30.0274.00.00.00.00.0317.5326.8
Burglaries 2441100210023
per 100,000 578.01,146.11,126.8277.82,777.80.0551.0271.00.00.0634.9980.4
Thefts 683720212121
per 100,000 1,734.12,292.3845.11,944.4555.60.0551.0271.0536.2317.5634.9326.8
Auto thefts 112001000001
per 100,000 289.0286.5563.40.00.0274.00.00.00.00.00.0326.8
Arson 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 297.1) 293.5406.3259.1252.8287.473.558.128.620.512.2127.7165.9

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Tushka detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

9.80
Oklahoma average:

2.04
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.7%
Oklahoma:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +48 (+16.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Public administration (38%)
  • Finance and insurance (21%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (21%)
  • Transportation occupations (19%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (4%)
  • Community and social service occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (43%)
  • Sales and related occupations (26%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (2%)

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

Average climate in Tushka, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Tushka-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 132% 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 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 28.1 miles away from the city 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 279.4 miles away from Tushka 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 the city 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 132.1 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 232.5 miles away from Tushka 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 233.9 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 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: 7, Winter Storms: 6, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Tushka topographic map

Hospitals and 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)
  • HOMETOWN HOSPICE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; ATOKA, OK)
  • PLANTATION MANOR INC (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; ATOKA, OK)
  • ATOKA COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 6 miles away; ATOKA, OK)
  • CADDO NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; CADDO, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tushka:

  • Southeastern Oklahoma State University (about 25 miles; Durant, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,365)
  • East Central University (about 43 miles; Ada, OK; FT enrollment: 4,030)
  • Grayson College (about 51 miles; Denison, TX; FT enrollment: 2,496)
  • Paris Junior College (about 59 miles; Paris, TX; FT enrollment: 3,875)
  • North Central Texas College (about 76 miles; Gainesville, TX; FT enrollment: 6,550)
  • Texas A & M University-Commerce (about 76 miles; Commerce, TX; FT enrollment: 8,890)
  • Collin County Community College District (about 85 miles; McKinney, TX; FT enrollment: 18,044)

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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 2013: 22.6%
(16.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 38.7% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 11.1% 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

Tushka 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 below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Oklahoma average:

11.2

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (69%)
  • Electricity (30%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant9,13747
Mainline Protestant3584
Black Protestant1221
Catholic1001
Other11
None4,464-
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: 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 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 1$2,185$26,2201$1,117
Police Protection - Officers 4$8,217$24,6510$0
Totals for Government 5$10,402$24,9651$1,117

6.93% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,488 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.93%
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 Bryan County, OK  1.25% ($34,407 average AGI)
from Coal County, OK  0.53% ($32,261)
from Pittsburg County, OK  0.39% ($31,588)


7.11% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,160 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.11%
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  1.81% ($24,564 average AGI)
to Coal County, OK  0.63% ($22,852)
to Pittsburg County, OK  0.30% ($27,846)

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:

Mar 22, 2013 08:14 AM, Us-69, Lat: 34.31753, Lon: -96.16871, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 12, Fatalities: 3
Jul 10, 2011 08:20 AM, Us-69, W Boggy Depot Rd, Lat: 34.31740, Lon: -96.16880, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 8, 2009 10:57 AM, Us-69, Lat: 34.32055, Lon: -96.16703, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 9, 2006 02:50 PM, Us-69, East S 1st St, Lat: 34.32004, Lon: -96.16732, 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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