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Okfuskee County, Oklahoma (OK)

County population in 2014: 12,186 (26% urban, 74% rural); it was 11,814 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,473
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,765
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,246
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,116 (it was 1,024 in 2000)
% of renters here:

24%
State:

33%

Land area: 625 sq. mi.

Water area: 4.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 20 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Okfuskee County: 79.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (36.1%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (12.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 64%
  • Government: 8%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 24%
  • Unpaid family work: 3%
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Races in Okfuskee County, Oklahoma:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (63.2%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (19.3%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (8.2%)
  • Two or more races (6.1%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.9%)
Median resident age:  40.0 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.0 years
Males: 6,521  (53.5%)
Females: 5,665  (46.5%)
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Okfuskee County,OK real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Okfuskee County:

2.0 people
Oklahoma:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,442 ($24,324 in 1999)

This county:

$35442
Oklahoma:

$45690

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $346 (lower quartile is $181, upper quartile is $403)
This county:

$346
State:

$546


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $71,573 (it was $44,700 in 2000)
Okfuskee:

$71,573
Oklahoma:

$116,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $35,315 - $123,421
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $811
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $305

Institutionalized population: 976

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 3
  • Burglaries: 23
  • Thefts: 28
  • Auto thefts: 16

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 19
  • Burglaries: 37
  • Thefts: 27
  • Auto thefts: 12
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $94,900
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 18 buildings, average cost: $46,000
  • 2010: 15 buildings, average cost: $75,100
  • 2011: 15 buildings, average cost: $75,100
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2014: 0 buildings

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: $464 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $371 (0.5%)

Okfuskee County household income distribution in 2009 Okfuskee County home values distribution Okfuskee County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 28.4%
(22.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.7% for Black residents, 53.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 42.4% for American Indian residents, 21.5% for other race residents, 35.3% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 28.3%
Okfuskee County:

28.3%
Oklahoma:

16.8%
(23.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.1% for Black residents, 46.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 42.5% for American Indian residents, 20.0% for other race residents, 35.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 40 years old
(Males: 39 years old, Females: 41 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45 years old, Black residents: 48 years old, American Indian residents: 30 years old, Asian residents: 51 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 24 years old, Other race residents: 39 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Okfuskee County is $415 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $495 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $631 a month.

Cities in this county include: Okemah, Boley, Weleetka, Paden, Bearden, Castle, Clearview, IXL.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Okfuskee County: Lees Chapel (A), Maple Volunteer Fire Department (B), McKey Rural Fire Association (C), Gary Myers Volunteer Fire Department (D), Redland Fire Department (E), Pafford Emergency Medical Services Muldrow Substation (F), Muldrow Fire Department Station 2 (G), Blackgum Mountain Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (H), Blackgum Mountain Volunteer Fire Department Station 3 (I), Nicut Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (J), Nicut Volunteer Fire Department Station 3 (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Okfuskee County include: Badger Lee Church (A), Bethel Church (B), Blackjack Chapel (C), Bluff Church (D), Gum Spring Church (E), Maple Chapel (F), Paw Paw Chapel (G), New Hope Church (H), Scott Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Upper Camp Creek Cemetery (1), Vian Garden of Memories (2), Vien Cemetery (3), Ellis Cemetery (4), Allison Cemetery (5), Faulkner Cemetery (6), Fleetwood Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Tenkiller Lake (A), Oknoname 135001 Reservoir (B), Muldrow Lake (C), Sallisaw Creek Site 1 Reservoir (D), Sallisaw Creek Site 2 Reservoir (E), Sallisaw Creek Site 3 Reservoir (F), Sallisaw Creek Site 6 Reservoir (G), Sallisaw Creek Site 27 Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Deep Branch (A), Hog Creek (B), Vian Creek (C), Black Creek (D), Big Skin Bayou (E), Tin Cup Creek (F), Barrow Branch (G), Poteau River (H), Cedar Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Okfuskee County include: Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge (1), Vian Creek Public Use Area (2), Sallisaw Creek Public Use Area (3), Strayhorn Landing Public Use Area (4), Pine Creek Cove State Park (5), Moffett Public Use Area (6), Cato Creek Landing Public Use Area (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Cherokee County , Grady County , Giles County, Tennessee , Hamilton County, Tennessee , Johnson County, Arkansas , Okmulgee County , Wagoner County .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.4%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 288
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 69.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 9.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 198 (48% naturalized citizens)

Okfuskee County:

1.7%
Whole state:

3.8%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 18
  • 1990 to 1994: 36
  • 1985 to 1989: 13
  • 1980 to 1984: 2
  • 1975 to 1979: 73
  • 1970 to 1974: 33
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1965 to 1969: 23

Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 60.3%

Okfuskee County marital status for males Okfuskee County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,922
  • One, attached: 46
  • Two: 128
  • 3 or 4: 111
  • 5 to 9: 16
  • 10 to 19: 16
  • 20 or more: 19
  • Mobile homes: 843
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 13

Housing units in Okfuskee County with a mortgage: 780 (68 second mortgage, 50 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 940

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

62.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Okfuskee County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,21528
Mainline Protestant4823
Black Protestant3655
Catholic151
Other7-
None6,107-
Okfuskee 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: 3
Okfuskee County:

2.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Okfuskee County:

4.47 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 6
This county:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.89 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Okfuskee County:

13.2%
Oklahoma:

10.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Okfuskee County:

30.3%
State:

29.2%

Agriculture in Okfuskee County:

Average size of farms: 322 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $26,335
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $46.61
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.05%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 93.25%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $22,737
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 11.86%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $25,058
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 95.34%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 15.93
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.11%
Corn for grain: 1194 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1665 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 320 harvested acres
Vegetables: 154 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 2,695 acres

Tornado activity:

Okfuskee County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Oklahoma state average. It is 929635.1 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 35 fatalities and 239 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 5/5/1960, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado killed 16 people and injured 106 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Okfuskee 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 54.5 miles away from Okfuskee 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 86.5 miles away from the 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 304.9 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 128.0 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 231.8 miles away from Okfuskee 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 232.4 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 Storm, Incident Period: January 26, 2009 to January 28, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1823): February 17, 2009, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1823, 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 Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: April 9, 2008 to April 28, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1754): May 9, 2008, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1754, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • OklahomaSevere Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: March 17, 2008 to March 23, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1752): May 5, 2008, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1752, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, 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
  • 18 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Okfuskee County (28) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 15, Floods: 12, Winter Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 8, Fires: 2, Hurricane: 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 (24%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

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

  • Mexico (52%)
  • Canada (11%)
  • Germany (11%)
  • United Kingdom (8%)
  • Turkey (5%)
  • Other Central America (4%)
  • Spain (3%)

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

  • United States or American (24%)
  • German (8%)
  • English (7%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • Dutch (2%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)
  • Italian (1%)

Okfuskee County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,868 (71%)
  • Carpooled: 805 (20%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 4 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 1 (0%)
  • Walked: 138 (3%)
  • Other means: 39 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 199 (5%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

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


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

  • 675 people in state prisons
  • 160 people in other group homes
  • 148 people in nursing homes
  • 47 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 20 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 17 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

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

  • 831 people in state prisons
  • 206 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 121 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 41 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 24 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 5 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $39,326.

7.23% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($25,616 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.23%
Oklahoma average:

7.34%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.68% relocated from other counties in Oklahoma ($20,215 average AGI)
1.56% relocated from other states ($5,405 average AGI)
Okfuskee County:

1.56%
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 Okmulgee County, OK  1.31% ($22,535 average AGI)
from Hughes County, OK  0.67% ($24,864)
from Pottawatomie County, OK  0.61% ($24,300)
from Lincoln County, OK  0.58% ($22,895)
from Seminole County, OK  0.49% ($36,875)
from Oklahoma County, OK  0.40% ($24,462)
from Creek County, OK  0.34% ($22,909)


6.86% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,277 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.86%
Oklahoma average:

7.24%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.91% relocated to other counties in Oklahoma ($22,719 average AGI)
0.95% relocated to other states ($3,558 average AGI)
Okfuskee County:

0.95%
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 Okmulgee County, OK  1.26% ($20,927 average AGI)
to Hughes County, OK  0.64% ($17,429)
to Tulsa County, OK  0.64% ($25,095)
to Pottawatomie County, OK  0.58% ($26,474)
to Oklahoma County, OK  0.52% ($25,412)
to Lincoln County, OK  0.46% ($37,600)
to Seminole County, OK  0.34% ($17,091)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.6

Births per 1000 population in Okfuskee County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 13.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Okfuskee County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 10.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.9

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Okfuskee County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 24.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 13.2%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Okfuskee County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Okfuskee County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,307 (1,831 aged, 476 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 207 (8%)

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 Okfuskee County, Oklahoma in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (304)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (152)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (149)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (106)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (102)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (88)
  • Congestive heart failure (63)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (54)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (53)
  • Unspecified dementia (49)

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: 8.59
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 12382.92
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 292.170
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 168350.95

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1513.030
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1687.950
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 17.49

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 8.77
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 52.48

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 8.75

Household type by relationship:

Households: 10,963
  • In family households: 9,437 (2,185 male householders, 830 female householders)
    2,250 spouses, 3,165 children (2,793 natural, 112 adopted, 260 stepchildren), 440 grandchildren, 83 brothers or sisters, 60 parents, 135 other relatives, 217 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,526 (658 male householders (559 living alone)), 681 female householders (628 living alone)), 187 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,228 (976 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,433 2-persons, 604 3-persons, 496 4-persons, 269 5-persons, 127 6-persons, 86 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,187 1-person, 133 2-persons, 11 3-persons, 2 4-persons, 4 5-persons, 2 6-persons.

1,807 married couples with children.
651 single-parent households (169 men, 482 women).

92.0% of residents of Okfuskee County speak English at home.
2.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (74% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
2.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (58% speak English very well, 31% speak English well, 11% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (44% speak English very well, 33% speak English well, 22% speak English not well).
3.8% of residents speak other language at home (72% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $96,327,000 ($8278 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $9,974,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $38,752,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $20,080,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $488,000
Federal grants: $28,896,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,266,000 ($1,802,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $5,844,000 ($3,737,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $773,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,070,000
Federal Government insurance: $237,000

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

Births: 728
Here:

64 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 754
Here:

66 per 1000 residents
State:

52 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +11
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -332
Here -29 per 1000 residents
State -4 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Okfuskee County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.08 millions of gallons per day (30% from ground, 70% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.5
State:

5.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.3

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 66
  • 2000 to 2004: 677
  • 1990 to 1999: 709
  • 1980 to 1989: 881
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,026
  • 1960 to 1969: 535
  • 1950 to 1959: 344
  • 1940 to 1949: 478
  • 1939 or earlier: 580
Rooms in houses/apartments in Okfuskee County, Oklahoma
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 8
  • 2 rooms: 31
  • 3 rooms: 100
  • 4 rooms: 443
  • 5 rooms: 1,040
  • 6 rooms: 815
  • 7 rooms: 512
  • 8 rooms: 165
  • 9+ rooms: 132
  • 1 room: 4
  • 2 rooms: 49
  • 3 rooms: 163
  • 4 rooms: 245
  • 5 rooms: 286
  • 6 rooms: 170
  • 7 rooms: 60
  • 8 rooms: 33
  • 9+ rooms: 14
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Okfuskee County, Oklahoma
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 12
  • 1 bedroom: 123
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,011
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,657
  • 4 bedrooms: 375
  • 5+ bedrooms: 68
  • no bedroom: 4
  • 1 bedroom: 238
  • 2 bedrooms: 387
  • 3 bedrooms: 314
  • 4 bedrooms: 75
  • 5+ bedrooms: 6
Cars and other vehicles available in Okfuskee County, Oklahoma in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 225
  • 1 vehicle: 899
  • 2 vehicles: 1,395
  • 3 vehicles: 492
  • 4 vehicles: 165
  • 5+ vehicles: 70
  • no vehicle: 157
  • 1 vehicle: 541
  • 2 vehicles: 234
  • 3 vehicles: 67
  • 4 vehicles: 15
  • 5+ vehicles: 10

60% of Okfuskee County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 43% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 78% lived in Oklahoma.

Okfuskee County:

59.9%
State average:

52.2%

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

  • This state: 9244
  • Northeast: 89
  • Midwest: 467
  • South: 1037
  • West: 743

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $18,300


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 5%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 5%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Okfuskee County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (43.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (34.1%)
  • Electricity (16.4%)
  • Wood (5.3%)
  • Other fuel (0.9%)
  • Utility gas (60.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (19.4%)
  • Electricity (17.8%)
  • Wood (1.7%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 43
Here:

3.2%
Oklahoma:

6.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 26
Here:

3.6%
Oklahoma:

6.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 44
Here:

17.6%
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)

Okfuskee County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $572,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $723,000
    General - Other: $352,000
    Police Protection: $185,000
    Central Staff Services: $132,000
    Financial Administration: $88,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $33,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Elementary and Secondary Education: $195,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $158,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,234,000

Okfuskee County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $44,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $76,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,027,000
    General Local Government Support: $36,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $589,000
    Property: $437,000
    Other Selective Sales: $17,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $9,000

Okfuskee County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,357,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 561
  • Number of aged recipients: 69
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 492
  • Number of recipients under 18: 32
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 388
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 141
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 245
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 207
Okfuskee County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Okfuskee 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 Okfuskee County, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James11873.0 years
John10377.0 years
William9778.5 years
Mary8877.1 years
Robert6875.7 years
George6477.8 years
Charles4875.0 years
Willie3776.4 years
Frank3373.8 years
Henry3277.3 years
Most common last names in Okfuskee County, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith9970.6 years
Williams5476.7 years
Johnson4876.9 years
Jones4778.3 years
Davis4777.7 years
Jackson3777.2 years
White3373.2 years
Moore3377.0 years
Brown3273.9 years
Hill3272.6 years
Businesses in Okfuskee County, OK
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1SONIC Drive-In1
Ace Hardware1Subway1
Chevrolet1True Value1
Days Inn1U-Haul1
La-Z-Boy1UPS1
Nike1