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Garvin County, Oklahoma (OK)

County population in 2014: 27,561 (31% urban, 69% rural); it was 27,210 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,080
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,859
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 8,026
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,130 (it was 2,839 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

33%

Land area: 807 sq. mi.

Water area: 6.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 34 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Garvin County: 80.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (31.2%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (21.5%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (13.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 59%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 34%
  • Unpaid family work: 4%
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Races in Garvin County, Oklahoma:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (79.0%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (7.6%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (6.2%)
  • Two or more races (4.3%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (2.5%)
Median resident age:  39.0 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.0 years
Males: 13,467  (48.9%)
Females: 14,094  (51.1%)
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Garvin County,OK real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Garvin County:

2.0 people
Oklahoma:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $36,851 ($28,070 in 1999)

This county:

$36851
Oklahoma:

$45690

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $388 (lower quartile is $308, upper quartile is $530)
This county:

$388
State:

$546


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $86,549 (it was $48,000 in 2000)
Garvin:

$86,549
Oklahoma:

$116,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $53,023 - $142,043
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $936
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $325

Institutionalized population: 309

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 18
  • Burglaries: 41
  • Thefts: 80
  • Auto thefts: 21

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 14
  • Burglaries: 57
  • Thefts: 68
  • Auto thefts: 17
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 12 buildings, average cost: $80,500
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $153,300
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $160,000
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $132,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $99,700
  • 2014: 33 buildings, average cost: $84,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $546 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $404 (0.5%)

Garvin County household income distribution in 2009 Garvin County home values distribution Garvin County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 21.0%
(18.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.4% for Black residents, 35.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 26.3% for American Indian residents, 55.9% for other race residents, 23.4% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 20.6%
Garvin County:

20.6%
Oklahoma:

16.8%
(18.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.1% for Black residents, 30.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 26.7% for American Indian residents, 54.6% for other race residents, 22.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 39 years old
(Males: 38 years old, Females: 40 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44 years old, Black residents: 41 years old, American Indian residents: 32 years old, Asian residents: 35 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 20 years old, Other race residents: 28 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Garvin County is $341 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $451 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $593 a month.

Cities in this county include: Pauls Valley, Lindsay, Wynnewood, Stratford, Maysville, Elmore City, Paoli, Katie, Foster, Erin Springs.

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

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Neighboring counties: Benton County, Mississippi , Coahoma County, Mississippi , Jefferson County, Arkansas , Latimer County , Lawrence County, Alabama , Monroe County, Arkansas , Polk County, Arkansas .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.5%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 572
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 73.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 12.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 444 (44% naturalized citizens)

Garvin County:

1.6%
Whole state:

3.8%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 73
  • 1990 to 1994: 115
  • 1985 to 1989: 71
  • 1980 to 1984: 64
  • 1975 to 1979: 47
  • 1970 to 1974: 38
  • 1970 to 1974: 8
  • 1965 to 1969: 28

Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 74.9%

Garvin County marital status for males Garvin County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 10,289
  • One, attached: 117
  • Two: 165
  • 3 or 4: 194
  • 5 to 9: 237
  • 10 to 19: 111
  • 20 or more: 150
  • Mobile homes: 1,350
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 28

Housing units in Garvin County with a mortgage: 2,652 (163 second mortgage, 78 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,723

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

62.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Garvin County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,85570
Mainline Protestant2,73313
Catholic4103
Other3613
Black Protestant741
None7,143-
Garvin 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: 12
Garvin County:

4.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.


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

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Garvin County:

5.90 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 22
This county:

8.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.89 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Garvin County:

11.4%
Oklahoma:

10.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Garvin County:

28.9%
State:

29.2%

Agriculture in Garvin County:

Average size of farms: 286 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $23,395
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $108.85
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 77.24%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $20,792
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 17.08%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.81%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $44,896
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 95.54%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 16.55
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.84%
Corn for grain: 2503 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 6142 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 479 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 7594 harvested acres
Vegetables: 87 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 5,632 acres

Earthquake activity:

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

On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 48.9 miles away from Garvin 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 231.1 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 17.8 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 64.1 miles away from the county center
On 11/15/1990 at 11:44:41, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 LG, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 17.2 miles away from Garvin County center
On 12/17/1992 at 07:18:04, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 16.6 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • OklahomaSevere Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 31, 2011 to February 5, 2011, Emergency Declared (EM-3316): February 2, 2011, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3316, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • OklahomaSevere 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: FEMA-DR-1917, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Wind
  • OklahomaSevere Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 28, 2010 to January 30, 2010, Emergency Declared (EM-3308): January 30, 2010, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3308, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • OklahomaSevere Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 28, 2010 to January 30, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1883): March 5, 2010, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1883, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • OklahomaSevere Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 24, 2009 to December 25, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1876): February 25, 2010, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1876, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • OklahomaSevere Winter Storms, Incident Period: December 8, 2007 to January 3, 2008, Emergency Declared (EM-3280): December 10, 2007, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3280, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • OklahomaSevere Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: August 18, 2007 to September 12, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1718): August 24, 2007, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1718, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • OklahomaSevere Storms, Flooding, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: June 10, 2007 to July 25, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1712): July 7, 2007, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1712, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • OklahomaSevere Storms, Flooding, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: May 24, 2007 to June 1, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1723): August 31, 2007, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1723, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • OklahomaSevere Winter Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: January 12, 2007 to January 26, 2007, Emergency Declared (EM-3272): January 14, 2007, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3272, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • 16 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Garvin County (26) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 8, Winter Storms: 8, Fires: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (57%)
  • El Salvador (10%)
  • Guatemala (5%)
  • Micronesia (4%)
  • Philippines (3%)
  • Korea (3%)
  • Honduras (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Garvin County (%):

  • United States or American (25%)
  • Irish (12%)
  • German (10%)
  • English (9%)
  • Dutch (1%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)
  • European (1%)

Garvin County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 8,904 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 1,646 (15%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 18 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 8 (0%)
  • Taxi: 4 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 19 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 17 (0%)
  • Walked: 189 (2%)
  • Other means: 86 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 427 (4%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


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

  • 298 people in nursing homes
  • 199 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 62 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 21 people in homes for the mentally retarded

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

  • 142 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 139 people in state prisons
  • 28 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 8 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $43,934.

6.83% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($30,436 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.83%
Oklahoma average:

7.34%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.69% relocated from other counties in Oklahoma ($20,777 average AGI)
2.14% relocated from other states ($9,661 average AGI)
Garvin County:

2.14%
Oklahoma average:

3.02%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Pontotoc County, OK  0.60% ($23,148 average AGI)
from McClain County, OK  0.59% ($30,679)
from Cleveland County, OK  0.57% ($24,902)
from Oklahoma County, OK  0.48% ($21,791)
from Murray County, OK  0.44% ($24,821)
from Carter County, OK  0.26% ($40,957)
from Grady County, OK  0.26% ($31,565)


7.10% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,821 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.10%
Oklahoma average:

7.24%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.15% relocated to other counties in Oklahoma ($23,358 average AGI)
1.95% relocated to other states ($8,462 average AGI)
Garvin County:

1.95%
Oklahoma average:

2.90%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cleveland County, OK  0.81% ($31,438 average AGI)
to Oklahoma County, OK  0.68% ($28,656)
to Pontotoc County, OK  0.66% ($24,271)
to McClain County, OK  0.55% ($35,184)
to Murray County, OK  0.49% ($35,068)
to Stephens County, OK  0.32% ($34,207)
to Carter County, OK  0.29% ($38,346)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.5

Births per 1000 population in Garvin County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 13.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Garvin County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.2

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Garvin County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 22.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 12.2%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Garvin County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Garvin County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 5,924 (4,811 aged, 1,113 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 683 (10%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (480)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (406)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (301)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (279)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (235)
  • Unspecified dementia (224)
  • Congestive heart failure (223)
  • Other forms of acute ischaemic heart disease (176)
  • Generalized and unspecified atherosclerosis (147)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (140)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 7.35
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 9144.660
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 279.110
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 37118.51

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1333.190
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1494.780
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 7.35

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 29.58
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 58.76

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 7.35

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 233.0. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 174.8
  • Other - 58.3

Household type by relationship:

Households: 27,259
  • In family households: 23,119 (5,543 male householders, 2,028 female householders)
    5,754 spouses, 7,615 children (6,738 natural, 258 adopted, 619 stepchildren), 792 grandchildren, 172 brothers or sisters, 177 parents, 251 other relatives, 606 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 4,140 (1,613 male householders (1,293 living alone)), 1,885 female householders (1,708 living alone)), 642 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 317 (309 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 3,605 2-persons, 1,609 3-persons, 1,301 4-persons, 667 5-persons, 264 6-persons, 125 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,001 1-person, 405 2-persons, 66 3-persons, 13 4-persons, 9 5-persons, 1 6-persons, 3 7-or-more-persons.

4,650 married couples with children.
1,409 single-parent households (336 men, 1,073 women).

96.1% of residents of Garvin County speak English at home.
3.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (58% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (86% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 6% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (71% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 13% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (76% speak English very well, 24% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $253,306,000 ($9303 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $63,403,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $85,764,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $56,616,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,357,000
Federal grants: $42,366,000
Federal procurement contracts: $60,403,000 ($59,234,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $6,799,000 ($1,270,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,117,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $10,017,000
Federal Government insurance: $31,738,000

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

Births: 1,813
Here:

67 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,914
Here:

70 per 1000 residents
State:

52 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +52
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +101
Here +4 per 1000 residents
State -4 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Garvin County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 4.82 millions of gallons per day (72% from ground, 28% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.5
State:

5.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.3

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 201
  • 2000 to 2004: 884
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,163
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,697
  • 1970 to 1979: 2,940
  • 1960 to 1969: 2,226
  • 1950 to 1959: 2,139
  • 1940 to 1949: 785
  • 1939 or earlier: 723
Rooms in houses/apartments in Garvin County, Oklahoma
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 29
  • 2 rooms: 101
  • 3 rooms: 153
  • 4 rooms: 1,101
  • 5 rooms: 2,627
  • 6 rooms: 2,197
  • 7 rooms: 1,135
  • 8 rooms: 407
  • 9+ rooms: 276
  • 1 room: 17
  • 2 rooms: 106
  • 3 rooms: 369
  • 4 rooms: 808
  • 5 rooms: 853
  • 6 rooms: 435
  • 7 rooms: 203
  • 8 rooms: 34
  • 9+ rooms: 14
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Garvin County, Oklahoma
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 34
  • 1 bedroom: 253
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,234
  • 3 bedrooms: 4,779
  • 4 bedrooms: 657
  • 5+ bedrooms: 69
  • no bedroom: 19
  • 1 bedroom: 499
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,306
  • 3 bedrooms: 924
  • 4 bedrooms: 82
  • 5+ bedrooms: 9
Cars and other vehicles available in Garvin County, Oklahoma in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 375
  • 1 vehicle: 2,415
  • 2 vehicles: 3,417
  • 3 vehicles: 1,278
  • 4 vehicles: 411
  • 5+ vehicles: 130
  • no vehicle: 345
  • 1 vehicle: 1,407
  • 2 vehicles: 838
  • 3 vehicles: 175
  • 4 vehicles: 54
  • 5+ vehicles: 20

57% of Garvin County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 56% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 58% lived in Oklahoma.

Garvin County:

56.8%
State average:

52.2%

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

  • This state: 20292
  • Northeast: 215
  • Midwest: 1340
  • South: 2973
  • West: 1854

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $31,100


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 3%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Garvin County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (48.9%)
  • Electricity (26.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (21.3%)
  • Wood (3.0%)
  • Utility gas (61.5%)
  • Electricity (20.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (15.9%)
  • Wood (1.3%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 53
Here:

1.7%
Oklahoma:

6.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 69
Here:

4.2%
Oklahoma:

6.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 46
Here:

9.2%
Oklahoma:

16.6%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Garvin County government finances - Expenditure in 2004:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $5,461,000
    General - Other: $2,700,000
    Police Protection: $781,000
    Central Staff Services: $454,000
    Health Services - Other: $368,000
    Financial Administration: $215,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $149,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $58,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $16,000
    Health - Other: $1,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $5,672,000

Garvin County government finances - Revenue in 2004:

  • Charges - All Other: $589,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $617,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $229,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $207,000
    Interest Earnings: $58,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,386,000
    All Other: $0
  • Tax - Property: $8,212,000

Garvin County government finances - Debt in 2004:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Industrial Revenue: $824,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $688,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $136,000

Garvin County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $5,682,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $688,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 906
  • Number of aged recipients: 98
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 808
  • Number of recipients under 18: 119
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 585
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 202
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 335
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 390
Garvin County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Garvin County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Garvin County, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John28077.4 years
James27073.8 years
William26077.4 years
Mary21280.6 years
Robert15471.0 years
Charles12174.2 years
George11477.4 years
Ruby8078.3 years
Willie7978.7 years
Joe7570.6 years
Most common last names in Garvin County, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith16774.7 years
Jones12376.6 years
Williams10979.1 years
Johnson9675.2 years
Baker7575.6 years
Brown7275.1 years
Davis7077.3 years
Wood5875.2 years
Thompson5775.4 years
White5674.3 years
Businesses in Garvin County, OK
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2McDonald's2
Ace Hardware1Nike2
Arby's1Pizza Hut2
Ashley Furniture1RadioShack1
Comfort Inn1SONIC Drive-In4
Days Inn1Subway2
FedEx1T-Mobile1
Ford1Taco Bell1
H&R Block3U-Haul1
Holiday Inn1U.S. Cellular1
Jones New York1UPS4
KFC1Walmart2
La-Z-Boy1