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Alfalfa County, Oklahoma (OK)

County population in 2016: 5,866 (all rural); it was 6,105 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 586
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 979
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 1,796
Renter-occupied apartments: 457 (it was 403 in 2000)
% of renters here:

18%
State:

33%

Land area: 867 sq. mi.

Water area: 14.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 7 people per square mile   (very low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Alfalfa County: 79.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (52.3%), Educational, health and social services (17.0%), Wholesale trade (14.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 35%
  • Government: 2%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 63%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Alfalfa County, OK (2017)
    • 4,29670.4%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 98416.1%Two or more races
    • 3165.2%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1272.1%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 771.3%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

44.6 years
Oklahoma median age:

36.6 years
Males: 3,525  (60.1%)
Females: 2,341  (39.9%)
Average household size:
Alfalfa County:

2.0 people
Oklahoma:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $54,414 ($30,259 in 1999)
This county:

$54,414
Oklahoma:

$50,051

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $455 (lower quartile is $322, upper quartile is $585)
This county:

$455
State:

$620


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $63,525 (it was $31,300 in 2000)
Alfalfa:

$63,525
Oklahoma:

$137,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $28,017 - $106,626
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $861
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $323

Institutionalized population: 1,054

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 14
  • Thefts: 25
  • Auto thefts: 2

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 1
  • Burglaries: 6
  • Thefts: 33
  • Auto thefts: 3
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 0 buildings
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $121,800
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 0 buildings
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 2017: 0 buildings
Number of permits per 10,000 Alfalfa, OK residents
Average permit cost in Alfalfa, OK
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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $465 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $406 (0.6%)

Distribution of median household income in Alfalfa, OK in 2017
Distribution of house value in Alfalfa, OK in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Alfalfa, OK in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 11.9%
Alfalfa County:

11.9%
Oklahoma:

15.8%
(12.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 6.3% for American Indian residents, 9.8% for other race residents, 10.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 44.6 years old
(Males: 44.5 years old, Females: 44.6 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47.0 years old, Black residents: 51.0 years old, American Indian residents: 38.9 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 36.2 years old, Other race residents: 39.9 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Alfalfa County is $388 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $451 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $612 a month.

Cities in this county include: Cherokee, North Alfalfa, Helena, Carmen, Goltry, Jet, Aline, Burlington, Nescatunga, Byron.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Alfalfa County: Prairie Rose Community Center (A), Herbel Farms and Feedlot (B), Four Corners (C), Gibson Assembly Camp (D), Hitch Ranch (E), Vantine-Landess Ranch (F), Baker Fire Protection Association (G), Yarbrough Fire Department (H), Adams Rural Volunteer Fire District (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Alfalfa County include: Bethel Church (A), Nazarene Church (B), Union Center Church (C), Range Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Tyrone Cemetery (1), Baker Cemetery (2), Frisco Cemetery (3), Banner Cemetery (4), Barden Memorial Cemetery (5), Goodwell Cemetery (6), Bethel Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Webb Lake (A), Wild Horse Lake (B), Etling Number 2 Reservoir (C), Optima Lake (D), Shultz Lake (E), Sturdivan Number 1 Reservoir (F), Stinson Reservoir (G), Optima Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Cow Creek (A), Cottonwood Creek (B), Tepee Creek (C), Spring Aroa Creek (D), Chiquita Creek (E), Sand Creek (F), Pony Creek (G), Hackberry Creek (H), Peacher Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Alfalfa County: Lake Schultz State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Coconino County, Arizona , Benton County, Arkansas , Butler County, Kentucky , Harper County , Dallam County, Texas , Morton County, Kansas , Stevens County, Kansas , Lipscomb County, Texas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.0%
Oklahoma:

3.2%

Unemployment by year in Alfalfa, OK
County total employment by year in Alfalfa, OK
County average yearly wages by year in Alfalfa, OK

Current college students: 170
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 88.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 21.8%

Number of foreign born residents: 153 (23.2% naturalized citizens)

Alfalfa County:

2.6%
Whole state:

5.7%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 222010 or later
  • 252000 to 2009
  • 481990 to 1999
  • 131980 to 1989
  • 81970 to 1979
  • 2Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 73.9%

Alfalfa County marital status for males Alfalfa County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,525
  • One, attached: 3
  • Two: 28
  • 3 or 4: 20
  • 10 to 19: 1
  • 20 to 49: 3
  • 50 or more: 4
  • Mobile homes: 203
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 3

Housing units in Alfalfa County with a mortgage: 486 (5 second mortgage, 16 home equity loan, 1 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,041

Here:

99.8% with mortgage
State:

54.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Alfalfa County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,12811
Evangelical Protestant1,62117
Catholic2722
None1,621-
Alfalfa County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Alfalfa County:

3.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Alfalfa County:

7.11 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 3
This county:

5.34 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.89 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Alfalfa County:

11.2%
Oklahoma:

10.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Alfalfa County:

29.6%
State:

29.2%

Agriculture in Alfalfa County:

Average size of farms: 693 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $107,325
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $74.00
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 78.76%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $101,051
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 44.47%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.73%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $95,720
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.79%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 22.64
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.46%
Corn for grain: 380 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 155852 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 830 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 1065 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Alfalfa County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Oklahoma state average. It is 2359338.7 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one injury recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 7/3/1967, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Alfalfa County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 65% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 22.9 miles away from Alfalfa County center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 131.8 miles away from the county 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 289.1 miles away from the county 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 177.0 miles away from the county 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 132.9 miles away from Alfalfa County 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 139.7 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Oklahoma Severe Winter Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: December 26, 2015 to January 05, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4256: February 10, 2016, FEMA Id: 4256, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • Oklahoma Severe Winter Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: November 27, 2015 to November 29, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4247: December 29, 2015, FEMA Id: 4247, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • Oklahoma Severe Winter Storm and Snowstorm, Incident Period: February 24, 2013 to February 26, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4109: April 08, 2013, FEMA Id: 4109, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • Oklahoma Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: April 28, 2012 to May 01, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4064: June 14, 2012, FEMA Id: 4064, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Oklahoma Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 31, 2011 to February 05, 2011, Emergency Declared EM-3316: February 02, 2011, FEMA Id: 3316, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Oklahoma Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Straight-Line Winds, Incident Period: May 10, 2010 to May 13, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1917: May 24, 2010, FEMA Id: 1917, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Wind
  • Oklahoma Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 28, 2010 to January 30, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1883: March 05, 2010, FEMA Id: 1883, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Oklahoma Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 28, 2010 to January 30, 2010, Emergency Declared EM-3308: January 30, 2010, FEMA Id: 3308, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Oklahoma Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 24, 2009 to December 25, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1876: February 25, 2010, FEMA Id: 1876, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Oklahoma Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: September 12, 2008 to September 19, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1803: October 09, 2008, FEMA Id: 1803, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 11 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Alfalfa County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Winter Storms: 10, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Alfalfa

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,708 (73.2%)
  • Carpooled: 379 (16.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 29 (1.2%)
  • Bicycle: 11 (0.5%)
  • Walked: 118 (5.1%)
  • Worked at home: 90 (3.9%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Management occupations (21%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (4%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (72%)
  • Canada (12%)
  • Germany (3%)
  • Colombia (1%)
  • Ireland (0%)
  • Denmark (0%)
  • Norway (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Alfalfa County


  • German (24%)
  • American (14%)
  • English (7%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • Czechoslovakian (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Alfalfa County, Oklahoma in 2000:

  • 981 people in state prisons
  • 78 people in nursing homes
  • 4 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

People in group quarters in Alfalfa County, Oklahoma in 2010:

  • 1,003 people in state prisons
  • 40 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 11 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $91,369.

7.10% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,590 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.10%
Oklahoma average:

7.30%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.76% relocated from other counties in Oklahoma ($34,139 average AGI)
1.34% relocated from other states ($7,451 average AGI)
Alfalfa County:

1.34%
Oklahoma average:

2.80%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Woods County, OK  1.45% ($37,120 average AGI)
from Garfield County, OK  1.28% ($39,818)


7.63% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,788 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.63%
Oklahoma average:

7.47%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.48% relocated to other counties in Oklahoma ($38,288 average AGI)
1.16% relocated to other states ($6,500 average AGI)
Alfalfa County:

1.16%
Oklahoma average:

2.97%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Woods County, OK  1.91% ($39,576 average AGI)
to Garfield County, OK  1.50% ($42,615)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.5

Births per 1000 population in Alfalfa County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.2

Deaths per 1000 population in Alfalfa County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.6

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Alfalfa County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 18.9%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 12.6%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Alfalfa County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Alfalfa County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Alfalfa County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Alfalfa County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Alfalfa County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Alfalfa County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,234 (1,103 aged, 131 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 216 (24%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Alfalfa County, Oklahoma in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (81)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (74)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (67)
  • Congestive heart failure (53)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (47)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (46)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (45)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (31)
  • Other forms of acute ischaemic heart disease (26)
  • Unspecified dementia (26)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 19%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 873
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,397

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 17
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 17

Household type by relationship:

Households: 5,866
  • In family households: 4,006 (732 male householders, 618 female householders)
    1,091 spouses, 1,252 children (1,145 natural, 21 adopted, 83 stepchildren), 112 grandchildren, 19 brothers or sisters, 12 parents, 27 other relatives, 117 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 809 (396 male householders (297 living alone)), 286 female householders (276 living alone)), 124 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,033

Size of family households: 725 2-persons, 227 3-persons, 204 4-persons, 165 5-persons, 10 6-persons, 17 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 575 1-person, 97 2-persons, 6 3-persons, 4 4-persons.

755 married couples with children.
256 single-parent households (97 men, 159 women).

93.7% of residents of Alfalfa speak English at home.
4.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (75% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 5% don't speak English at all).
1.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (88% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 3% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.7% of residents speak other language at home (89% speak English very well, 11% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $46,731,000 ($8,043 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $804,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $17,805,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $9,990,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $7,150,000
Federal grants: $8,751,000
Federal procurement contracts: $565,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,470,000 ($141,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,614,000
Federal Government insurance: $25,697,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 219
Here:

38 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 377
Here:

66 per 1000 residents
State:

52 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +4
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -215
Here -38 per 1000 residents
State -4 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Alfalfa County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.61 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.6
State:

4.5

Year house built in Alfalfa County, Oklahoma
  • Year house built in Alfalfa County, Oklahoma
  • 112014 or later
  • 172010 to 2013
  • 1182000 to 2009
  • 901990 to 1999
  • 1631980 to 1989
  • 3371970 to 1979
  • 2641960 to 1969
  • 4011950 to 1959
  • 3201940 to 1949
  • 9651939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Alfalfa County, Oklahoma
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Alfalfa County, Oklahoma
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Alfalfa County, Oklahoma
  • 41 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 283 rooms
  • 1234 rooms
  • 3575 rooms
  • 3736 rooms
  • 2257 rooms
  • 1758 rooms
  • 2229+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Alfalfa County, Oklahoma
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Alfalfa County, Oklahoma
  • 51 room
  • 102 rooms
  • 323 rooms
  • 904 rooms
  • 1105 rooms
  • 1506 rooms
  • 707 rooms
  • 508 rooms
  • 319+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Alfalfa County, Oklahoma
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Alfalfa County, Oklahoma
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Alfalfa County, Oklahoma
  • 3no bedroom
  • 461 bedroom
  • 3672 bedrooms
  • 7913 bedrooms
  • 2254 bedrooms
  • 635+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Alfalfa County, Oklahoma
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Alfalfa County, Oklahoma
  • 5no bedroom
  • 631 bedroom
  • 1712 bedrooms
  • 2163 bedrooms
  • 684 bedrooms
  • 165+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Alfalfa County, Oklahoma in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Alfalfa County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Alfalfa County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 49no vehicle
  • 2471 vehicle
  • 7332 vehicles
  • 3073 vehicles
  • 1174 vehicles
  • 495+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Alfalfa County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Alfalfa County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 34no vehicle
  • 2081 vehicle
  • 2202 vehicles
  • 483 vehicles
  • 214 vehicles
  • 55+ vehicles

84.0% of Alfalfa County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 24% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 65% lived in Oklahoma.

Alfalfa County:

84.0%
State average:

83.0%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 3,787
  • Other state: 1,903
  • Northeast: 97
  • Midwest: 782
  • South: 554
  • West: 458
Year householders moved into unit in Alfalfa County, OK
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Alfalfa County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 49.0%Utility gas
  • 32.5%Electricity
  • 14.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.7%Wood
  • 1.6%Other fuel
  • 0.7%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 49.0%Utility gas
  • 36.5%Electricity
  • 13.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.3%Wood
  • 0.3%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 10
Here:

1.9%
Oklahoma:

8.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 56
Here:

19.7%
Oklahoma:

8.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 21
Here:

12.2%
Oklahoma:

15.7%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Alfalfa County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $298,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $99,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,587,000
    Regular Highways: $1,031,000
    Correctional Institutions: $656,000
    General - Other: $524,000
    Central Staff Services: $220,000
    Financial Administration: $173,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $109,000
    General Public Buildings: $47,000
    Health - Other: $46,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $95,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $208,000
    Other - Other Higher Education: $107,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $52,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,235,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,163,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $72,000
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $129,000
    General Revenue - Other: $65,000
    Interest Earnings: $7,000
    Rents: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $492,000
    Correctional Institutions: $170,000
    Police Protection: $18,000
    General Public Building: $10,000
    Central Staff Services: $7,000
    Financial Administration: $5,000
    Health - Other: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,272,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,604,000
    Other: $510,000
    General Local Government Support: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $522,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $479,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $123,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $22,000
    Other: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,170,000

Alfalfa County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $298,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $99,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,587,000
    Regular Highways: $1,031,000
    Correctional Institutions: $656,000
    General - Other: $524,000
    Central Staff Services: $220,000
    Financial Administration: $173,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $109,000
    General Public Buildings: $47,000
    Health - Other: $46,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $95,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $208,000
    Other - Other Higher Education: $107,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $52,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,235,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,163,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $72,000
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $129,000
    General Revenue - Other: $65,000
    Interest Earnings: $7,000
    Rents: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $492,000
    Correctional Institutions: $170,000
    Police Protection: $18,000
    General Public Building: $10,000
    Central Staff Services: $7,000
    Financial Administration: $5,000
    Health - Other: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,272,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,604,000
    Other: $510,000
    General Local Government Support: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $522,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $479,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $123,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $22,000
    Other: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,170,000

Alfalfa County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $298,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $99,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,587,000
    Regular Highways: $1,031,000
    Correctional Institutions: $656,000
    General - Other: $524,000
    Central Staff Services: $220,000
    Financial Administration: $173,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $109,000
    General Public Buildings: $47,000
    Health - Other: $46,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $95,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $208,000
    Other - Other Higher Education: $107,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $52,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,235,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,163,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $72,000
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $129,000
    General Revenue - Other: $65,000
    Interest Earnings: $7,000
    Rents: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $492,000
    Correctional Institutions: $170,000
    Police Protection: $18,000
    General Public Building: $10,000
    Central Staff Services: $7,000
    Financial Administration: $5,000
    Health - Other: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,272,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,604,000
    Other: $510,000
    General Local Government Support: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $522,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $479,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $123,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $22,000
    Other: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,170,000

Alfalfa County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $298,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $99,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,587,000
    Regular Highways: $1,031,000
    Correctional Institutions: $656,000
    General - Other: $524,000
    Central Staff Services: $220,000
    Financial Administration: $173,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $109,000
    General Public Buildings: $47,000
    Health - Other: $46,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $95,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $208,000
    Other - Other Higher Education: $107,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $52,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,235,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,163,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $72,000
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $129,000
    General Revenue - Other: $65,000
    Interest Earnings: $7,000
    Rents: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $492,000
    Correctional Institutions: $170,000
    Police Protection: $18,000
    General Public Building: $10,000
    Central Staff Services: $7,000
    Financial Administration: $5,000
    Health - Other: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,272,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,604,000
    Other: $510,000
    General Local Government Support: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $522,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $479,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $123,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $22,000
    Other: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,170,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 63
  • Number of aged recipients: 9
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 54
  • Number of recipients under 18: 10
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 42
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 11
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 23
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 26
Most common first names in Alfalfa County, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John6278.7 years
William6080.0 years
Mary5782.7 years
Charles4377.0 years
Robert3877.2 years
George3576.2 years
James3575.5 years
Frank2983.6 years
Ruth2683.7 years
Ralph2579.7 years
Most common last names in Alfalfa County, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4579.1 years
Brown3580.8 years
Davis2879.5 years
Miller1882.4 years
Johnson1778.0 years
Page1679.1 years
Wright1579.2 years
Jantz1579.7 years
Thompson1580.7 years
Green1576.0 years
Businesses in Alfalfa County, OK
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1

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