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Nowata County, Oklahoma (OK)

County population in 2014: 10,524 (42% urban, 58% rural); it was 10,569 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,706
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,587
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,221
Renter-occupied apartments: 931 (it was 926 in 2000)
% of renters here:

22%
State:

33%

Land area: 565 sq. mi.

Water area: 15.9 sq. mi.

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Nowata County: 79.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (32.0%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (11.3%), Information (11.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 38%
  • Government: 25%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 36%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Nowata County, Oklahoma:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (67.8%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (18.9%)
  • Two or more races (9.0%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.3%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (1.9%)
Median resident age:  42.0 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.0 years
Males: 5,204  (49.4%)
Females: 5,320  (50.6%)

Nowata County,OK real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Nowata County:

2.0 people
Oklahoma:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $39,735 ($29,470 in 1999)

This county:

$39735
Oklahoma:

$45690

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $393 (lower quartile is $295, upper quartile is $590)
This county:

$393
State:

$546


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $76,737 (it was $47,700 in 2000)
Nowata:

$76,737
Oklahoma:

$116,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $44,475 - $126,938
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $855
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $289

Institutionalized population: 157

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 13
  • Burglaries: 31
  • Thefts: 58
  • Auto thefts: 5

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 5
  • Burglaries: 26
  • Thefts: 45
  • Auto thefts: 6
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $38,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $35,000
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $23,800
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $23,800
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 2014: 12 buildings, average cost: $64,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $582 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $408 (0.6%)

Nowata County household income distribution in 2009 Nowata County home values distribution Nowata County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.6%
(14.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 47.1% for Black residents, 16.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 23.5% for American Indian residents, 31.1% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 44.0% for other race residents, 11.7% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.5%
Nowata County:

16.5%
Oklahoma:

16.8%
(14.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 45.3% for Black residents, 14.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 23.6% for American Indian residents, 27.8% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 40.7% for other race residents, 11.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 41 years old
(Males: 39 years old, Females: 43 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47 years old, Black residents: 54 years old, American Indian residents: 33 years old, Asian residents: 25 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27 years old, Other race residents: 10 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Nowata County is $364 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $451 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $601 a month.

Cities in this county include: Nowata, South Coffeyville, Alluwe, Delaware, Lenapah, Wann, New Alluwe.

Nowata 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: Bradley County, Tennessee , Rio Arriba County, New Mexico , Georgetown County, South Carolina , Franklin County, Alabama , La Plata County, Colorado , Jefferson County, Missouri , Roger Mills County , Smyth County, Virginia , McDuffie County, Georgia .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.6%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 270
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 76.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 9.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 21 (0% naturalized citizens)

Nowata County:

0.2%
Whole state:

3.8%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 7
  • 1990 to 1994: 0
  • 1985 to 1989: 12
  • 1980 to 1984: 0
  • 1975 to 1979: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 1
  • 1965 to 1969: 1

Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 45.5%

Nowata County marital status for males Nowata County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,285
  • One, attached: 37
  • Two: 123
  • 3 or 4: 123
  • 5 to 9: 43
  • 10 to 19: 15
  • Mobile homes: 1,061
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 18

Housing units in Nowata County with a mortgage: 622 (71 second mortgage, 29 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 970

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

62.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Nowata County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,56617
Mainline Protestant9696
Catholic501
Other61
None6,945-
Nowata 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
Nowata County:

1.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.


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

1.87 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.

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

3.74 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 9
This county:

8.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.89 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Nowata County:

12.0%
Oklahoma:

10.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Nowata County:

30.9%
State:

29.2%

Agriculture in Nowata County:

Average size of farms: 351 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $32,893
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $36.84
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 93.53%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $34,491
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 16.46%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $26,793
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 96.62%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 21.53
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.54%
Corn for grain: 962 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 3931 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 1553 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 641 acres

Earthquake activity:

Nowata County-area historical earthquake activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 72% 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 153.6 miles away from Nowata 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 220.3 miles away from the 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 220.9 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 305.6 miles away from the county center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 321.7 miles away from Nowata 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 177.6 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

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 Winter Storm and Snowstorm, Incident Period: January 31, 2011 to February 5, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1985): May 13, 2011, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1985, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • 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 Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: June 3, 2008 to June 20, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1775): July 9, 2008, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1775, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 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 Winter Storms, Incident Period: December 8, 2007 to January 3, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1735): December 18, 2007, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1735, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • 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, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 4, 2007 to May 11, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1707): June 7, 2007, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1707, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 8 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Nowata County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 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 (17%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

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

  • Canada (62%)
  • Germany (24%)
  • Netherlands (10%)

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

  • United States or American (21%)
  • German (15%)
  • Irish (10%)
  • English (7%)
  • Dutch (2%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)

Nowata County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,298 (74%)
  • Carpooled: 741 (17%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 12 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 2 (0%)
  • Walked: 74 (2%)
  • Other means: 47 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 274 (6%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

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

152 people in nursing homes
51 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
109 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
48 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $42,178.

7.10% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,813 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.10%
Oklahoma average:

7.34%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.00% relocated from other counties in Oklahoma ($15,341 average AGI)
3.10% relocated from other states ($12,472 average AGI)
Nowata County:

3.10%
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 Washington County, OK  1.61% ($27,684 average AGI)
from Montgomery County, KS  1.04% ($42,324)
from Tulsa County, OK  0.76% ($20,000)
from Rogers County, OK  0.39% ($29,643)


5.91% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,184 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.91%
Oklahoma average:

7.24%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.66% relocated to other counties in Oklahoma ($20,415 average AGI)
2.26% relocated to other states ($9,763 average AGI)
Nowata County:

2.26%
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 Washington County, OK  1.17% ($31,098 average AGI)
to Montgomery County, KS  0.94% ($27,273)
to Tulsa County, OK  0.77% ($27,444)
to Rogers County, OK  0.66% ($40,696)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.7
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.1

Births per 1000 population in Nowata County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 12.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Nowata County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.7

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Nowata County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 23.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 12.5%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Nowata County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Nowata County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,233 (1,835 aged, 398 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 273 (11%)

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 Nowata County, Oklahoma in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (172)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (141)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (103)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (86)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (86)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (85)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (82)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (64)
  • Other forms of acute ischaemic heart disease (56)
  • Congestive heart failure (52)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 9.33
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 1912.850
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 93.31
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 24195.2

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1270.250
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1279.460

Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 36.82

Household type by relationship:

Households: 10,379
  • In family households: 8,978 (2,199 male householders, 788 female householders)
    2,331 spouses, 2,914 children (2,523 natural, 99 adopted, 292 stepchildren), 289 grandchildren, 46 brothers or sisters, 64 parents, 86 other relatives, 215 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,401 (601 male householders (508 living alone)), 636 female householders (585 living alone)), 164 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 157 (all institutionalized)

Size of family households: 1,458 2-persons, 618 3-persons, 545 4-persons, 229 5-persons, 100 6-persons, 37 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,093 1-person, 129 2-persons, 10 3-persons, 5 4-persons.

1,852 married couples with children.
613 single-parent households (159 men, 454 women).

97.7% of residents of Nowata County speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (40% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 42% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (56% speak English very well, 30% speak English well, 14% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.3% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $63,482,000 ($5923 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $3,069,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $30,817,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $13,961,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $439,000
Federal grants: $13,431,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,750,000 ($1,956,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,083,000 ($129,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $177,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,038,000
Federal Government insurance: $2,169,000

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

Births: 650
Here:

60 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 674
Here:

62 per 1000 residents
State:

52 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +5
Here:

+0 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +333
Here +31 per 1000 residents
State -4 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Nowata County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.42 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.6
State:

5.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.3

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 38
  • 2000 to 2004: 460
  • 1990 to 1999: 438
  • 1980 to 1989: 723
  • 1970 to 1979: 944
  • 1960 to 1969: 455
  • 1950 to 1959: 562
  • 1940 to 1949: 393
  • 1939 or earlier: 759
Rooms in houses/apartments in Nowata County, Oklahoma
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 22
  • 2 rooms: 17
  • 3 rooms: 67
  • 4 rooms: 462
  • 5 rooms: 969
  • 6 rooms: 841
  • 7 rooms: 440
  • 8 rooms: 259
  • 9+ rooms: 144
  • 1 room: 15
  • 2 rooms: 25
  • 3 rooms: 139
  • 4 rooms: 271
  • 5 rooms: 293
  • 6 rooms: 105
  • 7 rooms: 53
  • 8 rooms: 20
  • 9+ rooms: 5
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Nowata County, Oklahoma
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 28
  • 1 bedroom: 110
  • 2 bedrooms: 934
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,677
  • 4 bedrooms: 429
  • 5+ bedrooms: 43
  • no bedroom: 18
  • 1 bedroom: 177
  • 2 bedrooms: 405
  • 3 bedrooms: 304
  • 4 bedrooms: 20
  • 5+ bedrooms: 2
Cars and other vehicles available in Nowata County, Oklahoma in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 126
  • 1 vehicle: 950
  • 2 vehicles: 1,293
  • 3 vehicles: 594
  • 4 vehicles: 186
  • 5+ vehicles: 72
  • no vehicle: 142
  • 1 vehicle: 460
  • 2 vehicles: 236
  • 3 vehicles: 68
  • 4 vehicles: 15
  • 5+ vehicles: 5

60% of Nowata County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 45% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 54% lived in Oklahoma.

Nowata County:

59.6%
State average:

52.2%

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

  • This state: 6643
  • Northeast: 44
  • Midwest: 2669
  • South: 693
  • West: 476

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $15,800


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 4%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 4%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Nowata County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (50.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (27.6%)
  • Electricity (15.1%)
  • Wood (3.9%)
  • Other fuel (2.5%)
  • No fuel used (0.5%)
  • Utility gas (63.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (17.9%)
  • Electricity (14.1%)
  • Wood (2.9%)
  • No fuel used (1.3%)
  • Other fuel (0.6%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 30
Here:

2.2%
Oklahoma:

6.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 5
Here:

0.8%
Oklahoma:

6.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 18
Here:

7.0%
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)

Nowata County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $235,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $864,000
    Corrections - Other: $120,000
    Libraries: $10,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $126,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $557,000

Nowata County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $46,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $50,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $86,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $69,000
    Property Sale Other: $31,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,421,000
    General Support: $33,000
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $380,000
    Property: $300,000
    Motor Fuels Sales: $18,000
    NEC: $2,000

Nowata County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $118,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $77,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $41,000

Nowata County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,500,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 222
  • Number of aged recipients: 14
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 208
  • Number of recipients under 18: 38
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 143
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 41
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 81
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 93
Nowata County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Nowata 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 Nowata County, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William10977.1 years
John9173.3 years
Charles8476.0 years
James7678.1 years
Mary7281.7 years
Robert6473.1 years
George5079.8 years
Roy3375.7 years
Arthur2977.8 years
Helen2878.8 years
Most common last names in Nowata County, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5774.3 years
Moore3280.2 years
Wilson3078.5 years
Brown2576.3 years
Martin2577.0 years
White2280.4 years
Miller2178.5 years
Allen2177.9 years
Taylor2178.4 years
Hicks2174.9 years
Businesses in Nowata County, OK
NameCountNameCount
FedEx1Subway1
H&R Block1True Value1
Pizza Hut1U-Haul1
SONIC Drive-In1UPS1