Wapanucka, Oklahoma

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Population in 2013: 440 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.1%
 
Males: 202  (46.0%)
Females: 238  (54.0%)
Median resident age:  30.5 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.2 years

Zip codes: 73461.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $28,003 (it was $19,922 in 2000)
Wapanucka:

$28,003
OK:

$45,690

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $13,081 (it was $9,883 in 2000)

Wapanucka town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $34,909 (it was $23,500 in 2000)
Wapanucka:

$34,909
OK:

$116,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $52,948; Detached houses: $67,665; Mobile homes: $22,159

Median gross rent in 2013: $537.

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  • Races in Wapanucka, OK (2010)

    Wapanucka races chart
    • 31471.7%White alone
    • 4811.0%American Indian alone
    • 398.9%Two or more races
    • 337.5%Hispanic
    • 30.7%Asian alone
    • 10.2%Black alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Wapanucka: 78.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (14.4%), German (9.4%), English (5.7%), West Indian (3.6%), Dutch (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 617 feet

Land area: 0.66 square miles.

Population density: 666 people per square mile   (low).

Wapanucka,OK real estate house value index trend

Wapanucka, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Wapanucka:

  • High school or higher: 77.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 11.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wapanucka town:

  • Never married: 35.9%
  • Now married: 36.8%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 16.9%

13 residents are foreign born (2.9% Latin America).

This town:

2.9%
Oklahoma:

5.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $347 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $212 (0.7%)

Wapanucka satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: East Grayson, TX (51.8 miles , pop. 81,381).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Plano, TX (93.5 miles , pop. 222,030).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (110.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Bromide, OK (2.3 miles) , East Johnston, OK (2.6 miles ), West Atoka, OK (3.4 miles ), Milburn, OK (3.4 miles ), Lehigh, OK (3.7 miles ), Phillips, OK (3.8 miles) , Tushka, OK (3.9 miles ), Caney, OK (3.9 miles) .

Latitude: 34.37 N, Longitude: 96.42 W

Area code: 580

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

5.7%
Oklahoma:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +44 (+11.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (17%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (14%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (12%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (38%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (12%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (22%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (21%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (4%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (22%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Wapanucka, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Wapanucka-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 149% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/27/1966, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.2 miles away from the Wapanucka town center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/9/1959, a category F4 tornado 19.2 miles away from the town center killed 7 people and injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Wapanucka-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below 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 19.8 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 266.6 miles away from Wapanucka 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 72.3 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 117.0 miles away from the city 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 71.6 miles away from Wapanucka center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 245.7 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 Johnston County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wapanucka topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wapanucka:

  • Southeastern Oklahoma State University (about 26 miles; Durant, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,365)
  • East Central University (about 31 miles; Ada, OK; FT enrollment: 4,030)
  • Grayson College (about 48 miles; Denison, TX; FT enrollment: 2,496)
  • North Central Texas College (about 68 miles; Gainesville, TX; FT enrollment: 6,550)
  • Paris Junior College (about 72 miles; Paris, TX; FT enrollment: 3,875)
  • University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus (about 82 miles; Norman, OK; FT enrollment: 22,496)
  • Texas A & M University-Commerce (about 84 miles; Commerce, TX; FT enrollment: 8,890)

Public high school in Wapanucka:

Public elementary/middle school in Wapanucka:

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

Johnston 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 2004 was 86.1. This is about average.

City:

86.1
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2004 was 29.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.9
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 30.4%
(24.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 40.0% for American Indian residents, 25.7% for other race residents, 39.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  65.3%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  5.3%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Wapanucka compared to Oklahoma state average:

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

Banks with branches in Wapanucka (2011 data):

  • Landmark Bank, National Association: Wapanucka Branch at Main Street And North Choctaw Avenue, branch established on 1984/04/04. Info updated 2011/09/28: Bank assets: $1,675.9 mil, Deposits: $1,490.4 mil, headquarters in Columbia, MO, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 38 total offices, Holding Company: Landrum Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.0
Oklahoma average:

11.2

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (55%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (33%)
  • Wood (9%)
  • Utility gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Wapanucka town (based on Johnston County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,09336
Mainline Protestant4845
Catholic201
Other21
None4,358-
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: 2
Johnston County:

1.92 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

0.96 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Johnston County:

12.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

4.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.1%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Johnston County:

31.0%
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 0$0 1$500
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$375
Totals for Government 0$0 6$875

7.73% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,313 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.73%
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  0.98% ($32,344 average AGI)
from Marshall County, OK  0.83% ($24,519)
from Pontotoc County, OK  0.49% ($17,063)


7.90% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,550 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.90%
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 Carter County, OK  0.98% ($25,688 average AGI)
to Marshall County, OK  0.92% ($24,133)
to Bryan County, OK  0.70% ($26,043)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wapanucka:

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

Strongest FM radio stations in Wapanucka:

  • KAZC (88.3 FM; TISHOMINGO, OK; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL OKLAHOMA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHKC-FM (102.1 FM; ATOKA, OK; Owner: KEYSTONE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KTCY (104.9 FM; PILOT POINT, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KMAD-FM (102.5 FM; WHITESBORO, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KLBC (106.3 FM; DURANT, OK; Owner: TEXOMA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKFC (105.5 FM; COALGATE, OK; Owner: WOODSTONE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSSU (91.9 FM; DURANT, OK; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Wapanucka:

  • KTEN (Channel 10; ADA, OK; Owner: CHANNEL 49 ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • KXII (Channel 12; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KXII LICENSEE CORP.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • $225,000Total costs
  • 100Total average daily traffic
  • 10Total average daily truck traffic
  • 160Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Wapanucka)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KC5EPJ, Licensee ID: L00759383
    Grant Date: 10/28/2003, Expiration Date: 12/21/2013
    Registrant: Billy R Mc Carver Jr, 3065 South English Road, Wapanucka, OK 73461
  • Call Sign: KC5HCI, Licensee ID: L00888125
    Grant Date: 07/07/2004, Expiration Date: 07/07/2014
    Registrant: Jo Lynn D Mc Carver, 3065 South English Road, Wapanucka, OK 73461

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-24-250 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 135 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5805P , Serial Number: 24-885, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 03/27/1959
    Registrant (Individual): Jason M Davenport, 1360 W Pleasant View Rd, Wapanucka, OK 73461

Most common first names in Wapanucka, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1375.9 years
John977.1 years
James872.5 years
Lillie684.4 years
Mary578.6 years
Paul561.6 years
George473.0 years
Alma477.7 years
Thomas469.0 years
Joseph377.3 years
Most common last names in Wapanucka, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1173.1 years
Brown780.1 years
Williams675.0 years
Jones675.3 years
Reed573.4 years
Staggs573.8 years
Chapman450.0 years
Hobbie457.7 years
Lemley474.5 years
Davis477.0 years
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