Wainwright, Oklahoma

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Population in 2013: 164 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -16.8%
 
Males: 76  (46.5%)
Females: 88  (53.5%)
Median resident age:  36.1 years
Oklahoma median age:  37.0 years

Zip code: 74468

Estimated median household income in 2012: $20,806 (it was $20,833 in 2000)
Wainwright:

$20,806
OK:

$44,312
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $9,172 (it was $7,639 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $44,173 (it was $24,400 in 2000)
Wainwright:

$44,173
OK:

$114,300
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $59,429; Detached houses: $84,667; Mobile homes: $40,500

Median gross rent in 2012: $458.

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Wainwright races chart
  • White alone - 118 (71.5%)
  • Two or more races - 30 (18.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 17 (10.3%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Wainwright: 78.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (28.5%), German (11.1%), Irish (11.1%), French (2.1%), Scotch-Irish (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 640 feet

Land area: 0.29 square miles.

Population density: 560 people per square mile   (low).

Wainwright, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Wainwright:

  • High school or higher: 69.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wainwright town:

  • Never married: 25.5%
  • Now married: 46.3%
  • Separated: 4.4%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 16.2%

2 residents are foreign born

This town:  1.0%
Oklahoma:  5.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $317 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $375 (0.8%)

Wainwright satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Broken Arrow, OK (31.7 miles , pop. 74,859).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (41.4 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (206.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Boynton, OK (2.3 miles ), Oktaha, OK (2.4 miles ), Council Hill, OK (2.5 miles) , Rentiesville, OK (2.7 miles) , Summit, OK (2.9 miles ), Checotah, OK (3.2 miles ), Taft, OK (3.2 miles ), Hitchita, OK (3.5 miles) .

Latitude: 35.61 N, Longitude: 95.57 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 918

Wainwright household income distribution Wainwright home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.0%
Oklahoma:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -27 (-12.1%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (60%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Utilities (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (31%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (19%)
  • Utilities (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (10%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (10%)
  • Personal appearance workers (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (19%)
  • Personal appearance workers (16%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (13%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (9%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)

Average climate in Wainwright, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Wainwright, Oklahoma average temperatures Wainwright, Oklahoma average precipitation Wainwright, Oklahoma humidity Wainwright, Oklahoma wind speed Wainwright, Oklahoma snowfall Wainwright, Oklahoma sunshine Wainwright, Oklahoma clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Wainwright-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 161% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/26/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.5 miles away from the Wainwright town center killed 5 people and injured 25 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/5/1960, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 41.4 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:

Wainwright-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below 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 82.2 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 191.8 miles away from Wainwright 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 192.2 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 128.6 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 346.6 miles away from Wainwright center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 294.5 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 Muskogee County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 9, Storms: 8, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Fires: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wainwright topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Wainwright:

  • TRINITY HOSPICE, LLC (Hospital, about 11 miles away; CHECOTAH, OK)
  • ACCESS HEALTH TEAM (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; CHECOTAH, OK)
  • CHECOTAH NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CHECOTAH, OK)
  • CEDAR MANOR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CHECOTAH, OK)
  • GRACE LIVING CENTER-MUSKOGEE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MUSKOGEE, OK)
  • MUSKOGEE REG MED CENTER HHS (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; MUSKOGEE, OK)
  • EASTAR HEALTH SYSTEM, MAIN CAMPUS Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; MUSKOGEE, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wainwright:

  • Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology (about 22 miles; Okmulgee, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,243)
  • Oral Roberts University (about 38 miles; Tulsa, OK; FT enrollment: 3,216)
  • Tulsa Community College (about 40 miles; Tulsa, OK; FT enrollment: 12,480)
  • Northeastern State University (about 40 miles; Tahlequah, OK; FT enrollment: 6,895)
  • University of Tulsa (about 43 miles; Tulsa, OK; FT enrollment: 3,702)
  • Rogers State University (about 50 miles; Claremore, OK; FT enrollment: 3,482)
  • Carl Albert State College (about 66 miles; Poteau, OK; FT enrollment: 2,041)

Public elementary/middle school in Wainwright:

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Notable location: Wainwright Volunteer Fire Association (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Muskogee 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 2012 was 26.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

26.7
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.64. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.64
U.S.:

1.93

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 21.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.0
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 10.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.7
U.S.:

9.1
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 42.4%
(31.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 90.0% for American Indian residents, 47.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  73.8%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.6%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Wainwright compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (51%)
  • Utility gas (35%)
  • No fuel used (7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wainwright town (based on Muskogee County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 62.88%
Here: 62.9%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchAssemblies of GodChurches of ChristCatholic Church
Adherents47.5%18.1%7.2%4.7%4.6%
Congregations29.2%10.0%11.5%12.3%1.5%
NameChristian Churches and Churches of ChristBaptist Missionary Association of AmericaLDS (Mormon) ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents3.8%1.9%1.8%1.8%8.6%
Congregations3.8%0.8%1.5%3.1%26.2%
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: 16
Muskogee County:

2.25 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Muskogee County:

0.84 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Muskogee County:

4.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 46
Here:

6.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.8%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Muskogee County:

31.9%
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
Financial Administration 1$4,611$55,3320$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$235
Police Protection - Officers 1$4,057$48,6840$0
Water Supply 1$1,990$23,8800$0
Totals for Government 3$10,658$42,6321$235

5.53% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,487 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.53%
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 Tulsa County, OK  0.81% ($29,467 average AGI)
from Wagoner County, OK  0.55% ($30,320)
from Cherokee County, OK  0.48% ($30,468)


6.28% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,924 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.28%
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 Tulsa County, OK  1.11% ($30,067 average AGI)
to Wagoner County, OK  0.77% ($37,193)
to Cherokee County, OK  0.56% ($33,780)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wainwright:

  • 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.)
  • KXTD (1530 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WAGONER, OK; Owner: GAYTAN-GALVAN LIMITED LIABILITY COMP)
  • KAKC (1300 AM; 5 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KBIX (1490 AM; 1 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: KMMY INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KYHN (1320 AM; 10 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KOKL (1240 AM; 1 kW; OKMULGEE, OK; Owner: REGENCY RADIO, INC.)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wainwright:

  • KNYD (90.5 FM; BROKEN ARROW, OK; Owner: CREATIVE EDUCATIONAL MEDIA CORP. INC)
  • KHTT (106.9 FM; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KMMY (97.1 FM; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: KMMY, Inc.)
  • KJSR (103.3 FM; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KCXR (100.3 FM; TAFT, OK; Owner: KXOJ INC.)
  • KMYZ-FM (104.5 FM; PRYOR, OK; Owner: SHAMROCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KWGS (89.5 FM; TULSA, OK; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF TULSA)
  • KTKL (88.5 FM; STIGLER, OK; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KQCV-FM (95.1 FM; SHAWNEE, OK; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KJMM (105.3 FM; BIXBY, OK; Owner: KJMM, INC.)
  • KXBL (99.5 FM; HENRYETTA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KZBB (97.9 FM; POTEAU, OK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMAG (99.1 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBEZ (92.9 FM; TULSA, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • 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.)
  • KTSO (94.1 FM; OKMULGEE, OK; Owner: SHAMROCK COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KTFX-FM (102.1 FM; WARNER, OK; Owner: K95.5, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Wainwright:

  • KTUL (Channel 8; TULSA, OK; Owner: KTUL, LLC)
  • KJRH (Channel 2; TULSA, OK; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOED-TV (Channel 11; TULSA, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KOTV (Channel 6; TULSA, OK; Owner: GRIFFIN LICENSING, L.L.C.)
  • KWBT (Channel 19; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: TULSA COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KWHB (Channel 47; TULSA, OK; Owner: LESEA 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.)
  • KTPX (Channel 44; OKMULGEE, OK; Owner: PAXSON TULSA LICENSE, INC.)
  • KOET (Channel 3; EUFAULA, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • K31DY (Channel 31; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY CO.)
  • K25GJ (Channel 25; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • Samual T Curtis, Se Of Intersection Of E0960 And N4180 North Of Wainwright (Lat: 35.620611 Lon: -95.570917), Type: 109.7, Structure height: 40101 m, Overall height: 109.7 m
    Registrant: 4053438232, Kerrylconn@gmail.Com, 13431 BROADWAY EXTENSION Suite- 120

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
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