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Custer County, Oklahoma (OK)

County population in 2016: 29,665 (70% urban, 30% rural); it was 26,142 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,562
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,996
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 6,453
Renter-occupied apartments: 4,140 (it was 3,683 in 2000)
% of renters here:

36%
State:

33%

Land area: 987 sq. mi.

Water area: 15.5 sq. mi.

Population density: 30 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Custer County: 82.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (25.7%), Educational, health and social services (22.2%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (19.0%), Retail trade (10.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 49%
  • Government: 17%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 26%
  • Unpaid family work: 8%
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  • Races in Custer County, OK (2017)
    • 20,36677.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 5,35120.5%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1,9697.5%Two or more races
    • 9173.5%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 6772.6%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 3911.5%Asian alone
    • 320.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

30.8 years
Oklahoma median age:

36.6 years
Males: 14,817  (49.9%)
Females: 14,848  (50.1%)
Average household size:
Custer County:

2.0 people
Oklahoma:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $49,229 ($28,524 in 1999)
This county:

$49,229
Oklahoma:

$50,051

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $516 (lower quartile is $405, upper quartile is $672)
This county:

$516
State:

$620


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $132,326 (it was $65,200 in 2000)
Custer:

$132,326
Oklahoma:

$137,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $71,479 - $194,754
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,149
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $392

Institutionalized population: 532

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 9
  • Burglaries: 21
  • Thefts: 39
  • Auto thefts: 1

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 7
  • Burglaries: 30
  • Thefts: 32
  • Auto thefts: 6
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 28 buildings, average cost: $119,000
  • 1998: 15 buildings, average cost: $119,900
  • 1999: 29 buildings, average cost: $77,500
  • 2000: 35 buildings, average cost: $113,800
  • 2001: 16 buildings, average cost: $131,700
  • 2002: 43 buildings, average cost: $95,700
  • 2003: 16 buildings, average cost: $140,700
  • 2004: 45 buildings, average cost: $114,700
  • 2005: 62 buildings, average cost: $147,800
  • 2006: 60 buildings, average cost: $178,100
  • 2007: 41 buildings, average cost: $154,800
  • 2008: 71 buildings, average cost: $92,800
  • 2009: 34 buildings, average cost: $168,000
  • 2010: 28 buildings, average cost: $197,200
  • 2011: 60 buildings, average cost: $157,800
  • 2012: 117 buildings, average cost: $147,800
  • 2013: 68 buildings, average cost: $238,200
  • 2014: 42 buildings, average cost: $234,800
  • 2015: 24 buildings, average cost: $260,400
  • 2016: 31 buildings, average cost: $193,800
  • 2017: 65 buildings, average cost: $219,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Custer, OK residents
Average permit cost in Custer, OK
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,165 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $713 (0.6%)

Distribution of median household income in Custer, OK in 2017
Distribution of house value in Custer, OK in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Custer, OK in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 15.4%
Custer County:

15.4%
Oklahoma:

15.8%
(11.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.0% for Black residents, 19.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 21.3% for American Indian residents, 88.9% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 13.3% for other race residents, 26.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 30.8 years old
(Males: 30.3 years old, Females: 31.2 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 35.6 years old, Black residents: 22.4 years old, American Indian residents: 28.5 years old, Asian residents: 21.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21.1 years old, Other race residents: 43.2 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Custer County is $349 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $451 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $645 a month.

Cities in this county include: Weatherford, Clinton, Thomas, Arapaho, Custer City, Butler.

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

2018 air pollution in Custer County:

Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual: 20.3 µg/m3. Near U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Cimarron County , McCormick County, South Carolina , San Bernardino County, California , Henry County, Virginia , Marion County, Alabama , James City County, Virginia , Cooke County, Texas , Habersham County, Georgia .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.4%
Oklahoma:

3.2%

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

Current college students: 3,431
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 88.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 29.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 2,003 (25.9% naturalized citizens)

Custer County:

6.8%
Whole state:

5.7%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 7102010 or later
  • 5672000 to 2009
  • 3361990 to 1999
  • 3401980 to 1989
  • 1341970 to 1979
  • 50Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 83.7%

Custer County marital status for males Custer County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 8,616
  • One, attached: 284
  • Two: 324
  • 3 or 4: 354
  • 5 to 9: 323
  • 10 to 19: 724
  • 20 to 49: 227
  • 50 or more: 105
  • Mobile homes: 1,711
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 15

Housing units in Custer County with a mortgage: 3,006 (31 second mortgage, 94 home equity loan, 30 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,215

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

54.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Custer County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant14,31561
Mainline Protestant4,16416
Catholic1,2614
Other6072
Black Protestant1841
None6,938-
Custer 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: 6
Custer County:

2.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.77 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Custer County:

7.30 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 31
This county:

11.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.89 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Custer County:

9.7%
Oklahoma:

10.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Custer County:

30.7%
State:

29.2%

Agriculture in Custer County:

Average size of farms: 679 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $55,432
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $84.34
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.92%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 66.86%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $51,323
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 32.07%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.74%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $79,033
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 90.40%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 13.79
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.81%
Corn for grain: 725 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 127588 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 1860 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 1035 harvested acres
Vegetables: 101 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 14 acres

Earthquake activity:

Custer County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 64% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 206.8 miles away from Custer County center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 117.0 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 63.4 miles away from the 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 94.2 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 154.9 miles away from Custer County center
On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.7 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 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 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 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, 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 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, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: August 18, 2007 to September 12, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1718: August 24, 2007, FEMA Id: 1718, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 13 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Custer County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 10, Winter Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 6, Ice Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Custer

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 12,392 (84.0%)
  • Carpooled: 1,309 (8.9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 11 (0.1%)
  • Ferryboat: 25 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 31 (0.2%)
  • Bicycle: 4 (0.0%)
  • Walked: 364 (2.5%)
  • Worked at home: 638 (4.3%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)

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


  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (65%)
  • Iran (5%)
  • Moldova (4%)
  • Vietnam (3%)
  • Saudi Arabia (2%)
  • Philippines (2%)
  • Canada (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Custer County


  • American (14%)
  • German (11%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • English (5%)
  • European (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)

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

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

  • 732 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 457 people in nursing homes
  • 51 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 12 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 12 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

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

  • 953 people in college/university student housing
  • 388 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 128 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 21 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 16 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 7 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $62,887.

7.07% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,073 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.07%
Oklahoma average:

7.30%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.22% relocated from other counties in Oklahoma ($30,796 average AGI)
1.85% relocated from other states ($11,278 average AGI)
Custer County:

1.85%
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 Washita County, OK  0.77% ($42,671 average AGI)
from Oklahoma County, OK  0.67% ($35,794)
from Caddo County, OK  0.55% ($43,769)
from Beckham County, OK  0.48% ($39,422)
from Canadian County, OK  0.33% ($50,323)
from Blaine County, OK  0.21% ($29,450)


9.90% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,396 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.90%
Oklahoma average:

7.47%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
6.64% relocated to other counties in Oklahoma ($27,959 average AGI)
3.26% relocated to other states ($13,436 average AGI)
Custer County:

3.26%
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 Oklahoma County, OK  1.13% ($39,436 average AGI)
to Washita County, OK  0.94% ($34,467)
to Canadian County, OK  0.84% ($61,963)
to Caddo County, OK  0.54% ($37,132)
to Beckham County, OK  0.41% ($43,250)
to Cleveland County, OK  0.31% ($27,667)
to Tulsa County, OK  0.30% ($35,241)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.4

Births per 1000 population in Custer County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Custer County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.5

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Custer County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 22.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 12.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Custer County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Custer County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Custer County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Custer County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Custer County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Custer County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 3,922 (3,328 aged, 594 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 796 (13%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (399)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (258)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (249)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (196)
  • Congestive heart failure (169)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (150)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (149)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (134)
  • Unspecified dementia (122)
  • Other forms of acute ischaemic heart disease (121)

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

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 11.89
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 14,871
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 337
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 86,548

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,404
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,099
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 12

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 43
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 63

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 20

Household type by relationship:

Households: 29,665
  • In family households: 23,274 (3,909 male householders, 3,250 female householders)
    5,369 spouses, 8,054 children (6,887 natural, 407 adopted, 795 stepchildren), 756 grandchildren, 558 brothers or sisters, 328 parents, 474 other relatives, 514 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 4,710 (1,755 male householders (1,181 living alone)), 1,562 female householders (1,212 living alone)), 1,401 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,664

Size of family households: 3,407 2-persons, 1,405 3-persons, 1,334 4-persons, 640 5-persons, 152 6-persons, 227 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,397 1-person, 694 2-persons, 110 3-persons, 117 4-persons, 7 5-persons.

4,631 married couples with children.
1,778 single-parent households (769 men, 1,009 women).

85.7% of residents of Custer speak English at home.
11.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (67% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
1.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (81% speak English very well, 1% speak English well, 19% speak English not well).
0.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (79% speak English very well, 21% speak English well).
0.9% of residents speak other language at home (93% speak English very well, 7% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $124,591,000 ($4,938 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $3,851,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $37,470,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $43,435,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $7,022,000
Federal grants: $24,500,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,701,000 ($102,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $10,463,000 ($1,295,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,106,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $8,100,000
Federal Government insurance: $11,711,000

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

Births: 1,878
Here:

75 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,471
Here:

58 per 1000 residents
State:

52 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +176
Here:

+7 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -1,493
Here -59 per 1000 residents
State -4 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Custer County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 4.10 millions of gallons per day (67% from ground, 33% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.5

Year house built in Custer County, Oklahoma
  • Year house built in Custer County, Oklahoma
  • 3392014 or later
  • 4832010 to 2013
  • 1,4442000 to 2009
  • 1,1591990 to 1999
  • 2,0271980 to 1989
  • 2,4501970 to 1979
  • 1,6141960 to 1969
  • 1,1391950 to 1959
  • 4891940 to 1949
  • 1,5011939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Custer County, Oklahoma
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Custer County, Oklahoma
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Custer County, Oklahoma
  • 01 room
  • 132 rooms
  • 843 rooms
  • 4494 rooms
  • 1,8255 rooms
  • 1,4536 rooms
  • 1,1827 rooms
  • 5298 rooms
  • 6249+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Custer County, Oklahoma
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Custer County, Oklahoma
  • 1781 room
  • 1572 rooms
  • 5553 rooms
  • 1,1174 rooms
  • 9775 rooms
  • 8106 rooms
  • 2497 rooms
  • 1508 rooms
  • 1599+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Custer County, Oklahoma
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Custer County, Oklahoma
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Custer County, Oklahoma
  • 0no bedroom
  • 751 bedroom
  • 8432 bedrooms
  • 3,9883 bedrooms
  • 1,0484 bedrooms
  • 2305+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Custer County, Oklahoma
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Custer County, Oklahoma
  • 184no bedroom
  • 6511 bedroom
  • 1,5962 bedrooms
  • 1,4493 bedrooms
  • 4524 bedrooms
  • 265+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Custer County, Oklahoma in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Custer County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Custer County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 52no vehicle
  • 1,3601 vehicle
  • 2,6132 vehicles
  • 1,4253 vehicles
  • 4654 vehicles
  • 3245+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Custer County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Custer County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 280no vehicle
  • 1,6631 vehicle
  • 1,8352 vehicles
  • 3243 vehicles
  • 1734 vehicles
  • 625+ vehicles

82.9% of Custer County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 32% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 74% lived in Oklahoma.

Custer County:

82.9%
State average:

83.0%

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

  • This state: 19,455
  • Other state: 8,004
  • Northeast: 272
  • Midwest: 2,385
  • South: 3,270
  • West: 2,066
Year householders moved into unit in Custer County, OK
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Custer County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 51.0%Utility gas
  • 38.4%Electricity
  • 9.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Wood
  • 0.3%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 49.7%Utility gas
  • 47.4%Electricity
  • 2.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.3%No fuel used
  • 0.2%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 143
Here:

4.9%
Oklahoma:

8.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 7
Here:

0.4%
Oklahoma:

8.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 40
Here:

1.3%
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

Custer County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,379,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,772,000
    Police Protection: $1,768,000
    General - Other: $984,000
    Financial Administration: $625,000
    General Public Buildings: $503,000
    Water Utilities: $345,000
    Central Staff Services: $283,000
    Local Fire Protection: $224,000
    Housing and Community Development: $59,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $191,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,159,000
    Water Utilities: $467,000
    Other: $159,000
    General Local Government Support: $4,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $486,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $475,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $462,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $427,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $48,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $24,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,099,000
    Sale of Property: $189,000
    Interest Earnings: $30,000
    Royalties: $8,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $330,000
    Police Protection: $60,000
    General Public Building: $57,000
    Financial Administration: $10,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $414,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $229,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $510,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,711,000
    Property: $2,302,000
    Other License: $40,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,113,000

Custer County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,379,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,772,000
    Police Protection: $1,768,000
    General - Other: $984,000
    Financial Administration: $625,000
    General Public Buildings: $503,000
    Water Utilities: $345,000
    Central Staff Services: $283,000
    Local Fire Protection: $224,000
    Housing and Community Development: $59,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $191,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,159,000
    Water Utilities: $467,000
    Other: $159,000
    General Local Government Support: $4,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $486,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $475,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $462,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $427,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $48,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $24,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,099,000
    Sale of Property: $189,000
    Interest Earnings: $30,000
    Royalties: $8,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $330,000
    Police Protection: $60,000
    General Public Building: $57,000
    Financial Administration: $10,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $414,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $229,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $510,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,711,000
    Property: $2,302,000
    Other License: $40,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,113,000

Custer County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,379,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,772,000
    Police Protection: $1,768,000
    General - Other: $984,000
    Financial Administration: $625,000
    General Public Buildings: $503,000
    Water Utilities: $345,000
    Central Staff Services: $283,000
    Local Fire Protection: $224,000
    Housing and Community Development: $59,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $191,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,159,000
    Water Utilities: $467,000
    Other: $159,000
    General Local Government Support: $4,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $486,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $475,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $462,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $427,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $48,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $24,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,099,000
    Sale of Property: $189,000
    Interest Earnings: $30,000
    Royalties: $8,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $330,000
    Police Protection: $60,000
    General Public Building: $57,000
    Financial Administration: $10,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $414,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $229,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $510,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,711,000
    Property: $2,302,000
    Other License: $40,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,113,000

Custer County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $2,379,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,772,000
    Police Protection: $1,768,000
    General - Other: $984,000
    Financial Administration: $625,000
    General Public Buildings: $503,000
    Water Utilities: $345,000
    Central Staff Services: $283,000
    Local Fire Protection: $224,000
    Housing and Community Development: $59,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $191,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,159,000
    Water Utilities: $467,000
    Other: $159,000
    General Local Government Support: $4,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $486,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $475,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $462,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $427,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $48,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $24,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,099,000
    Sale of Property: $189,000
    Interest Earnings: $30,000
    Royalties: $8,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $330,000
    Police Protection: $60,000
    General Public Building: $57,000
    Financial Administration: $10,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $414,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $229,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $510,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,711,000
    Property: $2,302,000
    Other License: $40,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,113,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 552
  • Number of aged recipients: 57
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 495
  • Number of recipients under 18: 82
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 364
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 106
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 199
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 259
Most common first names in Custer County, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John18077.0 years
James15671.8 years
William14874.5 years
Mary14778.3 years
Robert10572.4 years
George8476.7 years
Charles8073.8 years
Ruby5979.6 years
Carl5974.0 years
Helen5879.9 years
Most common last names in Custer County, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith15477.9 years
Jones10177.3 years
Williams7277.2 years
Brown7077.2 years
Johnson6376.1 years
Miller5079.7 years
Taylor4777.8 years
Davis4679.8 years
Moore4579.2 years
Wilson3976.3 years
Businesses in Custer County, OK
NameCountNameCount
AT&T4Lane Furniture1
Ace Hardware3Little Caesars Pizza1
Arby's1Long John Silver's1
Ashley Furniture2Maurices1
AutoZone1McDonald's2
Best Western1Nike3
Carl\s Jr.1Pizza Hut2
Chevrolet2Quiznos1
Comfort Inn1RadioShack1
Curves1Ramada1
DHL1Rue211
Dairy Queen1SONIC Drive-In2
Days Inn1Sears1
Econo Lodge1Subway4
FedEx4Super 81
Ford2T-Mobile1
GNC1Taco Bell2
H&R Block2U-Haul6
Hilton1U.S. Cellular1
Holiday Inn1UPS8
Jones New York1Walgreens1
KFC2Walmart1
Kmart1YMCA1
La-Z-Boy2