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Choctaw County, Oklahoma (OK)

County population in 2019: 14,897 (33% urban, 67% rural); it was 15,342 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,013
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,423
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,409
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,834 (it was 1,811 in 2000)
% of renters here:

29%
State:

33%

Land area: 774 sq. mi.

Water area: 26.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 19 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Choctaw County: 80.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (23.5%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (11.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 73%
  • Government: 20%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 7%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Choctaw County, OK (2019)
    • 8,93059.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2,34715.7%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 1,60510.8%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,2958.7%Two or more races
    • 6804.6%Hispanic or Latino
    • 170.1%Some other race alone
    • 150.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 130.09%Asian alone
Median resident age:

42.5 years
Oklahoma median age:

37.0 years
Males: 7,140  (47.9%)
Females: 7,757  (52.1%)
Average household size:
Choctaw County:

2.0 people
Oklahoma:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $35,486 ($22,743 in 1999)
This county:

$35,486
Oklahoma:

$54,449

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $388 (lower quartile is $208, upper quartile is $512)
This county:

$388
State:

$644


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $104,018 (it was $44,000 in 2000)
Choctaw:

$104,018
Oklahoma:

$147,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $58,362 - $184,993

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $174,921
Here:

$174,921
State:

$198,273

Townhouses or other attached units: $96,563
Here:

$96,563
State:

$211,977

Mobile homes: $83,422
Here:

$83,422
State:

$79,218

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $23,326
Here:

$23,326
State:

$35,506

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $937
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $337

Institutionalized population: 166

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 26
  • Burglaries: 53
  • Thefts: 61
  • Auto thefts: 14

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 36
  • Burglaries: 57
  • Thefts: 59
  • Auto thefts: 8
Choctaw County, OK map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $52,500
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $52,500
  • 1999: 22 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2000: 7 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2001: 19 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 2002: 19 buildings, average cost: $49,700
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $64,300
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2005: 32 buildings, average cost: $42,000
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2008: 11 buildings, average cost: $91,400
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $30,000
  • 2010: 14 buildings, average cost: $107,400
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $92,500
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 0 buildings
  • 2015: 36 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 2016: 0 buildings
  • 2017: 0 buildings
  • 2018: 10 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2019: 11 buildings, average cost: $120,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Choctaw, OK residents
Average permit cost in Choctaw, OK
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $591 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $351 (0.4%)

Distribution of median household income in Choctaw, OK in 2019
Distribution of house value in Choctaw, OK in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Choctaw, OK in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 26.8%
Choctaw County:

26.8%
Oklahoma:

15.2%
(23.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 57.2% for Black residents, 32.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 18.5% for American Indian residents, 50.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 13.7% for other race residents, 29.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 42.5 years old
(Males: 41.2 years old, Females: 43.8 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 49.1 years old, Black residents: 37.7 years old, American Indian residents: 31.8 years old, Asian residents: 71.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 25.8 years old, Other race residents: 25.7 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Choctaw County is $404 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $451 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $640 a month.

Cities in this county include: Hugo, West Choctaw, Boswell, Fort Towson, Soper, Grant, Sawyer, Swink.

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

2018 air pollution in Choctaw County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.030 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Lincoln County, New Mexico , Johnston County , Love County , Douglas County, Georgia , Hart County, Georgia , Hockley County, Texas .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

8.0%
Oklahoma:

5.8%

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

Current college students: 495
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 82.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 13.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 185 (47.4% naturalized citizens)

Choctaw County:

1.2%
Whole state:

6.1%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 02010 or later
  • 632000 to 2009
  • 601990 to 1999
  • 231980 to 1989
  • 111970 to 1979
  • 12Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.9 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 72.6%

Choctaw County marital status for males Choctaw County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 5,877
  • One, attached: 61
  • Two: 160
  • 3 or 4: 103
  • 5 to 9: 40
  • 10 to 19: 126
  • 20 to 49: 83
  • 50 or more: 90
  • Mobile homes: 1,117
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 23

Housing units in Choctaw County with a mortgage: 1,534 (31 second mortgage, 14 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,654

Here:

33.3% with mortgage
State:

54.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Choctaw County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant15,02039
Mainline Protestant90214
Other2502
Black Protestant1241
Catholic1002
None--
Choctaw 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: 1
Choctaw County:

0.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.67 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.67 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Choctaw County:

8.00 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 12
This county:

8.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.89 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Choctaw County:

11.7%
Oklahoma:

10.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Choctaw County:

29.9%
State:

29.2%

Agriculture in Choctaw County:

Average size of farms: 308 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $26,501
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $54.32
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.17%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 89.66%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $21,521
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 16.38%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.15%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $23,006
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 96.44%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 20.46
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.24%
Corn for grain: 2147 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1710 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 2379 harvested acres
Vegetables: 260 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 1,638 acres

Earthquake activity:

Choctaw County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Oklahoma state average. It is 578% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 126.5 miles away from Choctaw County center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 184.6 miles away from the county center
On 11/7/2016 at 01:44:24, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 154.7 miles away from the county center
On 11/8/2011 at 02:46:57, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 127.2 miles away from the county center
On 11/5/2011 at 07:12:45, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 1.9 mi) earthquake occurred 127.5 miles away from Choctaw 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 68.8 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Oklahoma Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4530, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Oklahoma Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 05, 2015 to June 22, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4222: May 26, 2015, FEMA Id: 4222, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Oklahoma Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 05, 2013 to December 06, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4164: January 30, 2014, FEMA Id: 4164, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • 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 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 Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: June 03, 2008 to June 20, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1775: July 09, 2008, FEMA Id: 1775, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Oklahoma Severe Winter Storms, Incident Period: December 08, 2007 to January 03, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3280: December 10, 2007, FEMA Id: 3280, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Oklahoma Severe Storms, Flooding, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: June 10, 2007 to July 25, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1712: July 07, 2007, FEMA Id: 1712, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Oklahoma Severe Winter Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: January 12, 2007 to January 26, 2007, Emergency Declared EM-3272: January 14, 2007, FEMA Id: 3272, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • Oklahoma Severe Wildfire Threat, Incident Period: November 27, 2005 to March 31, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1623: January 10, 2006, FEMA Id: 1623, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • 8 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Choctaw County (18) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Winter Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Choctaw

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,101 (85.2%)
  • Carpooled: 368 (7.6%)
  • Bus: 45 (0.9%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 64 (1.3%)
  • Walked: 61 (1.3%)
  • Worked at home: 172 (3.6%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (48%)
  • Peru (17%)
  • Canada (6%)
  • Argentina (5%)
  • Austria (5%)
  • Korea (4%)
  • Philippines (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Choctaw County


  • American (8%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • English (4%)
  • German (4%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)
  • Italian (0%)

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

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

  • 154 people in nursing homes
  • 43 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 19 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 19 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 8 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 6 people in other nonhousehold living situations

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

  • 122 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 44 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 6 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $43,442.

5.61% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,904 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.61%
Oklahoma average:

7.30%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.55% relocated from other counties in Oklahoma ($21,288 average AGI)
2.06% relocated from other states ($12,616 average AGI)
Choctaw County:

2.06%
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 McCurtain County, OK  0.74% ($43,636 average AGI)
from Pushmataha County, OK  0.72% ($35,531)
from Bryan County, OK  0.67% ($30,567)
from Lamar County, TX  0.47% ($30,714)


6.05% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,775 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.05%
Oklahoma average:

7.47%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.93% relocated to other counties in Oklahoma ($23,114 average AGI)
2.12% relocated to other states ($12,661 average AGI)
Choctaw County:

2.12%
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 Bryan County, OK  1.16% ($30,154 average AGI)
to Pushmataha County, OK  0.69% ($36,032)
to Lamar County, TX  0.60% ($40,074)
to McCurtain County, OK  0.47% ($38,381)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.7

Births per 1000 population in Choctaw County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 14.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Choctaw County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.6

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Choctaw County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 18.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 8.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Choctaw County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Choctaw County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Choctaw County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Choctaw County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Choctaw County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Choctaw County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,251 (2,484 aged, 767 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 248 (7%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Choctaw County, Oklahoma in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (378)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (326)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (266)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (253)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (227)
  • Congestive heart failure (109)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (57)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (47)
  • Hypertensive heart disease with (congestive) heart failure (11)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 23%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 20%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 6.47
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 12,601
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 220
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 43,699

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,608
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,530
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 7

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 27
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 72

Household type by relationship:

Households: 14,897
  • Male householders: 2,805 (941 living alone), Female householders: 3,225 (1,040 living alone)
  • 2,588 spouses (2,586 opposite-sex spouses), 339 unmarried partners, (339 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 3,947 children (3,622 natural, 81 adopted, 241 stepchildren), 893 grandchildren, 204 brothers or sisters, 157 parents, 24 foster children, 267 other relatives, 304 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 190

Size of family households: 2,012 2-persons, 734 3-persons, 598 4-persons, 317 5-persons, 111 6-persons, 54 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,981 1-person, 176 2-persons, 37 3-persons, 6 4-persons.

1,540 married couples with children.
1,245 single-parent households (296 men, 949 women).

96.0% of residents of Choctaw speak English at home.
2.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (79% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (91% speak English very well, 9% speak English well).
1.1% of residents speak other language at home (90% speak English very well, 3% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $196,950,000 ($12,747 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $36,657,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $49,301,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $30,867,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,197,000
Federal grants: $75,744,000
Federal procurement contracts: $36,795,000 ($34,835,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,047,000 ($178,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,405,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $5,075,000
Federal Government insurance: $1,514,000

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

Births: 1,142
Here:

75 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,158
Here:

76 per 1000 residents
State:

52 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +6
Here:

+0 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -12
Here -1 per 1000 residents
State -4 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Choctaw County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 7.52 millions of gallons per day (8% from ground, 92% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.7
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.6

Year house built in Choctaw County, Oklahoma
  • Year house built in Choctaw County, Oklahoma
  • 3132014 or later
  • 2002010 to 2013
  • 9182000 to 2009
  • 9211990 to 1999
  • 1,4581980 to 1989
  • 1,6321970 to 1979
  • 8991960 to 1969
  • 6241950 to 1959
  • 3301940 to 1949
  • 3841939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Choctaw County, Oklahoma
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Choctaw County, Oklahoma
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Choctaw County, Oklahoma
  • 311 room
  • 482 rooms
  • 1423 rooms
  • 4664 rooms
  • 1,1905 rooms
  • 1,0196 rooms
  • 6117 rooms
  • 3038 rooms
  • 3439+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Choctaw County, Oklahoma
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Choctaw County, Oklahoma
  • 941 room
  • 812 rooms
  • 2553 rooms
  • 4954 rooms
  • 4715 rooms
  • 3476 rooms
  • 587 rooms
  • 98 rooms
  • 349+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Choctaw County, Oklahoma
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Choctaw County, Oklahoma
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Choctaw County, Oklahoma
  • 28no bedroom
  • 1241 bedroom
  • 8502 bedrooms
  • 2,2803 bedrooms
  • 7714 bedrooms
  • 995+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Choctaw County, Oklahoma
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Choctaw County, Oklahoma
  • 92no bedroom
  • 3111 bedroom
  • 5892 bedrooms
  • 6903 bedrooms
  • 1724 bedrooms
  • 45+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Choctaw County, Oklahoma in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Choctaw County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Choctaw County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 139no vehicle
  • 1,1181 vehicle
  • 1,6022 vehicles
  • 8643 vehicles
  • 3084 vehicles
  • 1445+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Choctaw County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Choctaw County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 340no vehicle
  • 1,0601 vehicle
  • 3282 vehicles
  • 943 vehicles
  • 144 vehicles
  • 165+ vehicles

85.5% of Choctaw County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 48% lived in Oklahoma.

Choctaw County:

85.5%
State average:

83.2%

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

  • This state: 9,126
  • Other state: 5,513
  • Northeast: 164
  • Midwest: 551
  • South: 3,761
  • West: 1,058
Year householders moved into unit in Choctaw County, OK
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Choctaw County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 61.8%Electricity
  • 17.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 13.5%Utility gas
  • 5.3%Wood
  • 0.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%Other fuel
  • 0.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 61.7%Electricity
  • 23.1%Utility gas
  • 11.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.7%Wood
  • 0.9%No fuel used
  • 0.4%Other fuel
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 66
Here:

4.0%
Oklahoma:

9.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 33
Here:

4.7%
Oklahoma:

10.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 29
Here:

7.9%
Oklahoma:

13.1%

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

Choctaw County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Housing and Community Development: $14,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,244,000
    Police Protection: $1,010,000
    Hospitals: $744,000
    Central Staff Services: $665,000
    Financial Administration: $500,000
    Health - Other: $323,000
    Libraries: $277,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $257,000
    Local Fire Protection: $220,000
    General - Other: $158,000
    Housing and Community Development: $71,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $246,000
    General Local Government Support: $91,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $158,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $259,000
    Rents: $6,000
    Interest Earnings: $5,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $263,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,699,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,381,000
    Health and Hospitals: $76,000
    General Local Government Support: $30,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,481,000
    Property: $1,358,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $705,000
    Other: $149,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,436,000

Choctaw County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Housing and Community Development: $14,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,244,000
    Police Protection: $1,010,000
    Hospitals: $744,000
    Central Staff Services: $665,000
    Financial Administration: $500,000
    Health - Other: $323,000
    Libraries: $277,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $257,000
    Local Fire Protection: $220,000
    General - Other: $158,000
    Housing and Community Development: $71,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $246,000
    General Local Government Support: $91,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $158,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $259,000
    Rents: $6,000
    Interest Earnings: $5,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $263,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,699,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,381,000
    Health and Hospitals: $76,000
    General Local Government Support: $30,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,481,000
    Property: $1,358,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $705,000
    Other: $149,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,436,000

Choctaw County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Housing and Community Development: $14,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,244,000
    Police Protection: $1,010,000
    Hospitals: $744,000
    Central Staff Services: $665,000
    Financial Administration: $500,000
    Health - Other: $323,000
    Libraries: $277,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $257,000
    Local Fire Protection: $220,000
    General - Other: $158,000
    Housing and Community Development: $71,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $246,000
    General Local Government Support: $91,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $158,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $259,000
    Rents: $6,000
    Interest Earnings: $5,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $263,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,699,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,381,000
    Health and Hospitals: $76,000
    General Local Government Support: $30,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,481,000
    Property: $1,358,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $705,000
    Other: $149,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,436,000

Choctaw County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Housing and Community Development: $14,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,244,000
    Police Protection: $1,010,000
    Hospitals: $744,000
    Central Staff Services: $665,000
    Financial Administration: $500,000
    Health - Other: $323,000
    Libraries: $277,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $257,000
    Local Fire Protection: $220,000
    General - Other: $158,000
    Housing and Community Development: $71,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $246,000
    General Local Government Support: $91,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $158,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $259,000
    Rents: $6,000
    Interest Earnings: $5,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $263,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,699,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,381,000
    Health and Hospitals: $76,000
    General Local Government Support: $30,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,481,000
    Property: $1,358,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $705,000
    Other: $149,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,436,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 939
  • Number of aged recipients: 130
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 809
  • Number of recipients under 18: 123
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 533
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 283
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 413
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 385
Most common first names in Choctaw County, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William17676.3 years
James17273.8 years
John16776.8 years
Mary14079.2 years
Robert9974.0 years
George8076.6 years
Willie7578.7 years
Charles7173.0 years
Thomas5874.9 years
Henry4976.0 years
Most common last names in Choctaw County, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith9375.5 years
Johnson8075.3 years
Jones6474.5 years
Williams5576.2 years
Brown5175.2 years
Wilson4472.5 years
Thompson4276.2 years
Davis4272.8 years
Taylor4076.5 years
Green3974.1 years
Businesses in Choctaw County, OK
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Nike2
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
FedEx1SONIC Drive-In1
Ford1Subway1
H&R Block1U-Haul2
KFC1U.S. Cellular1
MasterBrand Cabinets1UPS2
McDonald's1Walmart1