West Siloam Springs, Oklahoma

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Population in 2014: 843 (69% urban, 31% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.9%
 
Males: 429  (51.0%)
Females: 414  (49.0%)
Median resident age:  42.9 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.2 years

Zip codes: 74338.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $30,932 (it was $28,750 in 2000)
West Siloam Springs:

$30,932
OK:

$45,690

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $13,454 (it was $12,858 in 2000)

West Siloam Springs town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $79,629 (it was $48,300 in 2000)
West Siloam Springs:

$79,629
OK:

$116,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $104,639; Detached houses: $133,965; Mobile homes: $28,627

Median gross rent in 2013: $570.

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  • Races in West Siloam Springs, OK (2013)

    West Siloam Springs races chart
    • 54661.1%White alone
    • 18921.2%American Indian alone
    • 11412.8%Two or more races
    • 444.9%Hispanic
    • 40.4%Black alone
    • 20.2%Asian alone

Races in West Siloam Springs detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in West Siloam Springs: 79.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (18.1%), German (15.6%), Irish (8.2%), English (3.0%), Italian (1.4%), French (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1138 feet

Land area: 3.45 square miles.

Population density: 244 people per square mile   (very low).

West Siloam Springs,OK real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in West Siloam Springs:

  • High school or higher: 71.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.3%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in West Siloam Springs town:

  • Never married: 20.0%
  • Now married: 50.2%
  • Separated: 5.0%
  • Widowed: 9.3%
  • Divorced: 15.5%

47 residents are foreign born (3.2% Latin America, 1.3% Europe, 1.0% Asia).

This town:

5.3%
Oklahoma:

5.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $662 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $455 (0.6%)

West Siloam Springs satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fayetteville, AR (25.3 miles , pop. 58,047).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (75.0 miles , pop. 393,049).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (265.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Siloam Springs, AR (1.8 miles ), Dripping Springs, OK (2.2 miles) , Watts, OK (2.2 miles ), Colcord, OK (2.8 miles ), Watts Community, OK (2.9 miles ), Cherokee City, AR (2.9 miles) , Flint Creek, OK (2.9 miles ), Gentry, AR (3.0 miles ).

Latitude: 36.18 N, Longitude: 94.60 W

West Siloam Springs household income distribution West Siloam Springs home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +176 (+25.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (41%)
  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
  • Wholesale trade (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Manufacturing (19%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (29%)
  • Material moving occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in West Siloam Springs: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in West Siloam Springs, Oklahoma

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Tornado activity:

West Siloam Springs-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 120% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/8/1970, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.7 miles away from the West Siloam Springs town center injured 4 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/12/2006, a category F3 tornado 4.7 miles away from the town center injured 12 people and caused $6 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

West Siloam Springs-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 150.8 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 151.2 miles away from West Siloam Springs center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 242.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 147.6 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 267.1 miles away from West Siloam Springs center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 288.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Delaware County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 10, Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
West Siloam Springs topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near West Siloam Springs:

  • SILOAM SPRINGS NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; SILOAM SPRINGS, AR)
  • DIALYSIS CENTER OF SILOAM SPRINGS (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; SILOAM SPRINGS, AR)
  • WESTVILLE NURSING HOME ICF (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; WESTVILLE, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to West Siloam Springs:

  • John Brown University (about 3 miles; Siloam Springs, AR; Full-time enrollment: 2,097)
  • University of Arkansas (about 25 miles; Fayetteville, AR; FT enrollment: 22,163)
  • NorthWest Arkansas Community College (about 27 miles; Bentonville, AR; FT enrollment: 5,634)
  • Northeastern State University (about 28 miles; Tahlequah, OK; FT enrollment: 6,895)
  • Crowder College (about 46 miles; Neosho, MO; FT enrollment: 3,675)
  • Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College (about 51 miles; Miami, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • University of Arkansas-Fort Smith (about 57 miles; Fort Smith, AR; FT enrollment: 6,103)

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Notable location: West Siloam Springs Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Perry Williams Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Delaware County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 20.6%
(22.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 18.1% for American Indian residents, 22.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  66.2%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.1%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
95 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
107 people in other group homes in 2000
20 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.5
Oklahoma average:

11.2

West Siloam Springs travel time to work - commute West Siloam Springs mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for West Siloam Springs town (based on Delaware County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,39977
Mainline Protestant2,0316
Other6604
Catholic1901
None25,207-
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: 5
Delaware County:

1.24 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Delaware County:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Delaware County:

4.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 25
Here:

6.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.1%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Delaware County:

30.0%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
West Siloam Springs:

45.4%
Oklahoma:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

39.5%
Oklahoma:

44.2%

Average BMI:
West Siloam Springs:

28.8
Oklahoma:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
West Siloam Springs:

23.6%
Oklahoma:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.3%
Oklahoma:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Oklahoma:

6.8

Overweight people:
West Siloam Springs:

33.2%
Oklahoma:

33.8%

General health condition:
This city:

50.5%
Oklahoma:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

75.2%
Oklahoma:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of West Siloam Springs, 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
Other Government Administration 1$4,387$52,6440$0
Police Protection - Officers 7$18,620$31,9200$0
Sewerage 4$6,241$18,7230$0
Water Supply 4$6,241$18,7230$0
Totals for Government 16$35,489$26,6170$0

West Siloam Springs government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $225,000 ($266.90)
    Water Utilities: $85,000 ($100.83)
    Financial Administration: $83,000 ($98.46)
    Central Staff Services: $49,000 ($58.13)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $15,000 ($17.79)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($9.49)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $107,000 ($126.93)
    Police Protection: $43,000 ($51.01)
    Sewerage: $26,000 ($30.84)
    Central Staff: $8,000 ($9.49)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $194,000 ($230.13)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)

West Siloam Springs government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $9,000 ($10.68)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $145,000 ($172.00)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $287,000 ($340.45)
    Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($11.86)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $102,000 ($121.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $7,000 ($8.30)
    General Support: $4,000 ($4.74)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $142,000 ($168.45)
    NEC: $4,000 ($4.74)

7.57% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,089 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.57%
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 Benton County, AR  0.88% ($38,813 average AGI)
from Ottawa County, OK  0.80% ($27,351)
from Tulsa County, OK  0.66% ($49,438)


7.19% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,033 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.19%
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 Benton County, AR  0.85% ($30,971 average AGI)
to Ottawa County, OK  0.66% ($24,658)
to Tulsa County, OK  0.61% ($33,466)

Strongest AM radio stations in West Siloam Springs:

  • KUOA (1290 AM; 5 kW; SILOAM SPRINGS, AR; Owner: KUOA, INC.)
  • KFAY (1030 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KURM (790 AM; 5 kW; ROGERS, AR; Owner: KERM, INC)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KBTN (1420 AM; 10 kW; NEOSHO, MO; Owner: PETRACOM OF JOPLIN, L.L.C.)
  • KREB (1190 AM; daytime; 3 kW; BENTONVILLE/BELLA VI, AR; Owner: BUTLER BROADCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
  • KYHN (1320 AM; 10 kW; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KZRA (1590 AM; 3 kW; SPRINGDALE, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KWHN (1650 AM; 10 kW; FT. SMITH, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in West Siloam Springs:

  • KLRC (101.1 FM; SILOAM SPRINGS, AR; Owner: JOHN BROWN UNIVERSITY)
  • KBVA (106.5 FM; BELLA VISTA, AR; Owner: GAYLA JOY HENDREN)
  • KMCK-FM (105.7 FM; SILOAM SPRINGS, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KDAB (94.9 FM; PRAIRIE GROVE, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KEZA (107.9 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KURM-FM (100.3 FM; SOUTHWEST CITY, MO; Owner: KERM, INC.)
  • KAYH (89.3 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: FAMILY VISION MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KUAF (91.3 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS)
  • KISR (93.7 FM; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: STEREO 93, INC.)
  • KKIX (103.9 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K204CA (88.7 FM; TAHLEQUAH, OK; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • K203CE (88.5 FM; SPRINGDALE, AR; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • KFAY-FM (98.3 FM; BENTONVILLE, AR; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP)
  • KXNA (104.9 FM; SPRINGDALE, AR; Owner: BUTLER BROADCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
  • K244DS (96.7 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: BUTLER BROADCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
  • KSEC (95.7 FM; BENTONVILLE, AR; Owner: BENTONVILLE BROADCASTING, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around West Siloam Springs:

  • K33FG (Channel 33; SILOAM SPRINGS, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • KFSM-TV (Channel 5; FORT SMITH, AR; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • KTUL (Channel 8; TULSA, OK; Owner: KTUL, LLC)
  • KAFT (Channel 13; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: ARKANSAS EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • KSBN-TV (Channel 57; SPRINGDALE, AR; Owner: TOTAL LIFE COMMUNITY EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • K62DQ (Channel 62; FAYETTEVILLE, ETC., AR; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • KFAA (Channel 51; ROGERS, AR; Owner: J.D.G. TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K64FO (Channel 64; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • KHOG-TV (Channel 29; FAYETTEVILLE, AR; Owner: KHBS HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K15DR (Channel 15; SPRINGDALE, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • K59ES (Channel 59; HINDSVILLE, AR; Owner: FORT SMITH 46, INC.)
  • K52GX (Channel 52; TAHLEQUAH, OK; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K45EI (Channel 45; BENTONVILLE & ROGERS, AR; Owner: VICTORY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • West Siloam Springs, Oklahoma
  • Fatal accident count9
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents16
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:1
  • Fatalities16
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents31
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Oklahoma average
  • Fatal accident count130
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents210
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons45
  • Fatalities144
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents348
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents15
See more detailed statistics of West Siloam Springs fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 27m89ftTotal length
  • $15,301,000Total costs
  • 16,950Total average daily traffic
  • 1,900Total average daily truck traffic
  • 27,120Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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  • David W Reynolds, Stateline Rd (Lat: 36.178111 Lon: -94.566139), Type: 60.6, Overall height: 60.6 m, Registrant: 4794432222, Dreynolds@smithradio.Com, 520 N COLLEGE AVE
  • David W Reynolds, Stateline Rd (Lat: 36.178111 Lon: -94.566139), Type: 60.6, Overall height: 60.6 m, Registrant: 4794432222, Dreynolds@smithradio.Com, 520 N COLLEGE AVE
  • DAVID REYNOLDS, Stateline Rd (Lat: 36.178111 Lon: -94.566139), Type: 60.6, Structure height: 40041 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Registrant: 4794432222, Dreynolds@smithradio.Com, 520 N COLLEGE AVE
  • David Reynolds, Stateline Rd (Lat: 36.178111 Lon: -94.566139), Type: 60.6, Structure height: 40041 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Registrant: 4794432222, Dreynolds@smithradio.Com, 520 N COLLEGE AVE

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • SILOAM SPRNG, 1 Mi W On Ar Hwy 68 1 Mi S On Us Hwy 59 2 Mi E St Line (Lat: 36.163139 Lon: -94.563278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 44.2 m, Call Sign: WNEY796
    Assigned Frequencies: 6848.75 MHz, 6855.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/18/2009, Expiration Date: 04/14/2019Registrant: Comsearch, 19700 Janelia Farm Blvd, Ashburn, VA 20147, Phone: (703) 726-5671, Fax: (703) 726-5594, Email:

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (56%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (27%)
  • Wood (9%)
  • Utility gas (6%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

West Siloam Springs compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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