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Latimer County, Oklahoma (OK)

County population in 2016: 10,774 (27% urban, 73% rural); it was 10,692 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,345
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,778
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,945
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,085 (it was 1,006 in 2000)
% of renters here:

25%
State:

33%

Land area: 722 sq. mi.

Water area: 6.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 15 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Latimer County: 79.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (36.8%), Educational, health and social services (14.2%), Construction (13.2%), Manufacturing (13.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 41%
  • Government: 9%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 47%
  • Unpaid family work: 4%
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Races in Latimer County, Oklahoma:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (65.9%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (18.8%)
  • Two or more races (10.3%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (3.4%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (1.2%)
Median resident age:  39.2 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.4 years
Males: 5,458  (50.7%)
Females: 5,316  (49.3%)
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Latimer County,OK real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Latimer County:

2.0 people
Oklahoma:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $40,641 ($23,962 in 1999)

This county:

$40,641
Oklahoma:

$49,176

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $386 (lower quartile is $250, upper quartile is $518)
This county:

$386
State:

$590


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $88,279 (it was $47,900 in 2000)
Latimer:

$88,279
Oklahoma:

$132,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $48,638 - $163,255
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $882
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $275

Institutionalized population: 309

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 45
  • Burglaries: 27
  • Thefts: 36
  • Auto thefts: 6

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 5
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 9
  • Burglaries: 32
  • Thefts: 21
  • Auto thefts: 10
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $55,600
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $109,200
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $74,400
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $74,400
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $65,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $521 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $371 (0.5%)

Latimer County household income distribution in 2009 Latimer County home values distribution Latimer County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 18.9%
Latimer County:

18.9%
Oklahoma:

16.3%
(14.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.7% for Black residents, 30.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 26.2% for American Indian residents, 62.5% for other race residents, 29.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 39.2 years old
(Males: 37.9 years old, Females: 40.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47.0 years old, Black residents: 25.1 years old, American Indian residents: 27.9 years old, Asian residents: 36.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21.3 years old, Other race residents: 32.8 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Latimer County is $352 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $451 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $568 a month.

Cities in this county include: Wilburton, South Latimer, Red Oak.

Latimer 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: Gila County, Arizona , Chester County, South Carolina , Yavapai County, Arizona , Garvin County , Hardin County, Tennessee , McClain County , Monroe County, Arkansas , Panola County, Mississippi , Polk County, Arkansas , Prairie County, Arkansas , Gordon County, Georgia .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.6%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 754
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 84.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 16.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 136 (58.4% naturalized citizens)

Latimer County:

1.3%
Whole state:

5.8%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 24
  • 2000 to 2009: 46
  • 1990 to 1999: 15
  • 1980 to 1989: 10
  • 1970 to 1979: 9
  • Before 1970: 45
Note: State values scaled to Latimer County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 64.4%

Latimer County marital status for males Latimer County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,741
  • One, attached: 29
  • Two: 100
  • 3 or 4: 59
  • 10 to 19: 39
  • 20 to 49: 20
  • 50 or more: 47
  • Mobile homes: 977
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 10

Housing units in Latimer County with a mortgage: 1,046 (11 second mortgage, 20 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,699

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

55.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Latimer County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,11037
Mainline Protestant2543
Catholic1801
Other-1
None3,610-
Latimer County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Latimer County:

1.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Latimer County:

1.92 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 3
This county:

2.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.89 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Latimer County:

11.8%
Oklahoma:

10.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Latimer County:

31.8%
State:

29.2%

Agriculture in Latimer County:

Average size of farms: 279 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $19,063
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $16.43
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.45%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 97.03%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $17,209
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 12.36%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.43%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $33,290
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 96.34%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 16.48
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.08%
Land in orchards: 14 acres

Earthquake activity:

Latimer County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 76% 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 68.2 miles away from Latimer County center
On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 174.2 miles away from the county center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 175.3 miles away from the county center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 283.7 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 132.8 miles away from Latimer County center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 340.3 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 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 Storms and Tornadoes, Incident Period: May 18, 2013 to June 02, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4117: May 20, 2013, FEMA Id: 4117, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
  • 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, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 10, 2008 to May 13, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1756: May 14, 2008, FEMA Id: 1756, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Oklahoma Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: April 09, 2008 to April 28, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1754: May 09, 2008, FEMA Id: 1754, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Oklahoma Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: March 17, 2008 to March 23, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1752: May 05, 2008, FEMA Id: 1752, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, 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
  • 15 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Latimer County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 15, Floods: 14, Tornadoes: 12, Winter Storms: 7, Heavy Rains: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Educational services (24%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

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

  • Honduras (12%)
  • Syria (11%)
  • Peru (11%)
  • Germany (10%)
  • Mexico (7%)
  • Portugal (7%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (6%)

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

  • English (11%)
  • American (9%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • German (5%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • Italian (2%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)

Latimer County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,103 (82.2%)
  • Carpooled: 337 (8.9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 6 (0.2%)
  • Subway or elevated: 1 (0.0%)
  • Railroad: 1 (0.0%)
  • Ferryboat: 7 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 32 (0.8%)
  • Bicycle: 20 (0.5%)
  • Walked: 140 (3.7%)
  • Worked at home: 115 (3.0%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

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


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

  • 373 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 265 people in nursing homes
  • 8 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 7 people in other group homes
  • 5 people in homes for the mentally retarded

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

  • 263 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 234 people in college/university student housing
  • 27 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 26 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 20 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 4 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $44,102.

6.45% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,962 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.45%
Oklahoma average:

7.34%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.96% relocated from other counties in Oklahoma ($19,220 average AGI)
2.49% relocated from other states ($14,746 average AGI)
Latimer County:

2.49%
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 Pittsburg County, OK  1.15% ($30,452 average AGI)
from Le Flore County, OK  0.71% ($39,731)
from Pushmataha County, OK  0.44% ($28,688)


7.33% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,432 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.33%
Oklahoma average:

7.24%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.01% relocated to other counties in Oklahoma ($22,908 average AGI)
2.33% relocated to other states ($11,524 average AGI)
Latimer County:

2.33%
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 Pittsburg County, OK  1.65% ($37,590 average AGI)
to Le Flore County, OK  0.84% ($30,194)
to Oklahoma County, OK  0.30% ($34,182)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.3

Births per 1000 population in Latimer County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Latimer County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 11.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 10.1

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Latimer County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 22.4%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 12.3%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Latimer County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Latimer County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,305 (1,788 aged, 517 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 222 (9%)

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 Latimer County, Oklahoma in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (145)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (140)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (139)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (130)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (79)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (46)
  • Congestive heart failure (44)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (41)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (36)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (35)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 22%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 19%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 18.78
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 22,927
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 592
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 244,660

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 912
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,241

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 29
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 56

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 9

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 284.5. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 10,774
  • In family households: 8,939 (1,509 male householders, 1,351 female householders)
    2,122 spouses, 2,757 children (2,559 natural, 55 adopted, 144 stepchildren), 309 grandchildren, 184 brothers or sisters, 153 parents, 244 other relatives, 292 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,431 (545 male householders (452 living alone)), 646 female householders (565 living alone)), 239 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 396

Size of family households: 1,480 2-persons, 552 3-persons, 549 4-persons, 152 5-persons, 76 6-persons, 49 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,018 1-person, 140 2-persons, 23 3-persons, 4 4-persons, 4 5-persons.

1,310 married couples with children.
610 single-parent households (127 men, 483 women).

97.1% of residents of Latimer speak English at home.
1.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (74% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (83% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (15% speak English very well, 27% speak English well, 58% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak other language at home (94% speak English very well, 5% speak English well, 2% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $67,889,000 ($6,376 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,056,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $27,247,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $21,723,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $64,000
Federal grants: $15,490,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,002,000 ($10,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,362,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $0,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $534,000
Federal Government insurance: $647,000

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

Births: 602
Here:

57 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 685
Here:

64 per 1000 residents
State:

52 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +48
Here:

+5 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -7
Here -1 per 1000 residents
State -4 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Latimer County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.14 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.6
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.5

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 24
  • 2010 to 2013: 221
  • 2000 to 2009: 573
  • 1990 to 1999: 740
  • 1980 to 1989: 934
  • 1970 to 1979: 961
  • 1960 to 1969: 589
  • 1950 to 1959: 333
  • 1940 to 1949: 201
  • 1939 or earlier: 418
Note: State values scaled to Latimer population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Latimer County, Oklahoma
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Latimer County population
  • 1 room: 23
  • 2 rooms: 27
  • 3 rooms: 109
  • 4 rooms: 340
  • 5 rooms: 781
  • 6 rooms: 723
  • 7 rooms: 296
  • 8 rooms: 212
  • 9+ rooms: 210
  • 1 room: 57
  • 2 rooms: 66
  • 3 rooms: 144
  • 4 rooms: 303
  • 5 rooms: 481
  • 6 rooms: 186
  • 7 rooms: 56
  • 8 rooms: 30
  • 9+ rooms: 6
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Latimer County, Oklahoma
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Latimer County population
  • no bedroom: 28
  • 1 bedroom: 83
  • 2 bedrooms: 550
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,581
  • 4 bedrooms: 436
  • 5+ bedrooms: 40
  • no bedroom: 56
  • 1 bedroom: 180
  • 2 bedrooms: 414
  • 3 bedrooms: 581
  • 4 bedrooms: 96
  • 5+ bedrooms: 2
Cars and other vehicles available in Latimer County, Oklahoma in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Latimer County population
  • no vehicle: 101
  • 1 vehicle: 572
  • 2 vehicles: 1,072
  • 3 vehicles: 555
  • 4 vehicles: 326
  • 5+ vehicles: 111
  • no vehicle: 222
  • 1 vehicle: 651
  • 2 vehicles: 398
  • 3 vehicles: 32
  • 4 vehicles: 13
  • 5+ vehicles: 7

86% of Latimer County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 66% lived in Oklahoma.

Latimer County:

85.6%
State average:

83.3%

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

  • This state: 7,260
  • Other state: 3,345
  • Northeast: 174
  • Midwest: 504
  • South: 1,573
  • West: 1,093

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Latimer County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (36.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (23.5%)
  • Utility gas (20.3%)
  • Wood (12.5%)
  • Other fuel (4.6%)
  • Electricity (54.9%)
  • Utility gas (28.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9.7%)
  • Other fuel (2.9%)
  • Wood (2.6%)
  • No fuel used (0.5%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 54
Here:

4.9%
Oklahoma:

7.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 18
Here:

2.8%
Oklahoma:

7.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 48
Here:

9.7%
Oklahoma:

15.0%

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)

Latimer County government finances - Expenditure in 2004:

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,278,000
    Central Staff Services: $430,000
    Solid Waste Management: $337,000
    General - Other: $243,000
    Financial Administration: $199,000
    Police Protection: $142,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $87,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $71,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,521,000

Latimer County government finances - Revenue in 2004:

  • Charges - All Other: $337,000
    Solid Waste Management: $184,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $254,000
    General Support: $7,000
    All Other: $2,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $305,000
    Highways: $33,000
    Education: $19,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $132,000
    Interest Earnings: $34,000
    Rents: $17,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,993,000
    All Other: $2,000
  • Tax - Property: $382,000
    Total General Sales: $244,000

Latimer County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,735,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 456
  • Number of aged recipients: 45
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 411
  • Number of recipients under 18: 35
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 302
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 119
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 209
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 197
Latimer County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Latimer County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Latimer County, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John7875.0 years
James7873.8 years
William5376.7 years
Mary4978.0 years
Robert3871.9 years
Charles3473.9 years
George3174.8 years
Walter2677.3 years
Roy2474.1 years
Ruth2279.5 years
Most common last names in Latimer County, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3877.4 years
Williams3780.2 years
Adams3673.8 years
Brown2773.5 years
Wilson2374.0 years
Davis2283.3 years
Johnson2074.6 years
Allen1980.5 years
White1878.5 years
Jones1673.0 years
Businesses in Latimer County, OK
NameCountNameCount
Alco Stores1RadioShack1
FedEx1SONIC Drive-In1
H&R Block1Subway1
McDonald's1True Value1
Nike1U.S. Cellular1
Pizza Hut1UPS1