Health and Nutrition of Faxon, OK Residents

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Forty seven percent of Faxon residents report that their diet is generally healthy. People here have milk to drink or on their cereal 22 times per month. This includes chocolate and other flavored milks, as well as hot cocoa made with milk, and does not count small amounts of milk added to coffee or tea. People living here eat an average of three meals (breakfasts, lunches or dinners) per week that were prepared away from home in places such as restaurants, fast food places, food stands, grocery stores or from vending machines. They get two of these meals from a fast-food or pizza place. People here eat two "ready to eat" foods such as salads, soups, chicken, sandwiches and cooked vegetables per month. They also eat three frozen meals or frozen pizzas on average monthly.

Summary

Diet health (%)

  • Faxon 46.9%
  • County 49.2%
  • Oklahoma 48.0%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Here 21.6
  • Comanche County 19.9
  • State 21.2

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Faxon 3.2
  • County 3.9
  • Oklahoma 3.5

Meals from fast food or pizza place (#/week)

  • Here 1.7
  • Comanche County 2.0
  • State 1.8

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Here 1.6
  • Comanche County 1.9
  • State 1.8

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Here 3.3
  • County 3.7
  • State 3.8

The average Faxon resident last visited a dentist two years ago (including all types of dentists, such as, orthodontists, oral surgeons, and all other dental specialists, as well as dental hygienists). Twenty one percent of people living here 30 years of age and older, are embarrassed because of their teeth, mouth or dentures. Twenty percent think they might have gum disease (might have swollen gums, receding gums, sore or infected gums or loose teeth). Faxon residents rate the overall health of their teeth and gums on average at 42 percent. People living here aged 30 years and older, aside from brushing their teeth with toothbrush, use dental floss or any other device that clean between teeth on average two days per week. They also use mouthwash or other dental rinse products to treat dental disease or dental problems an average of three days per week. The average person living here (including children) has 21 teeth.

Summary

Average years since last visit a dentist

  • Faxon 2.3
  • County 1.9
  • State 2.1

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Here 21.3%
  • County 15.6%
  • Oklahoma 18.0%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Here 20.3%
  • Comanche County 20.7%
  • State 21.7%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Here 42.5%
  • County 47.4%
  • State 44.2%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Faxon 2.4
  • Comanche County 2.9
  • State 2.7

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Faxon 2.8
  • County 3.0
  • State 2.8

Average number of teeth

  • Here 21.1
  • County 24.2
  • Oklahoma 22.0

The average height of Faxon residents 16 years and older is 67 inches. The average weight is 182 pounds. Their average BMI (Body Mass Index) is 29. Thirty eight percent of people living here are obese. Fifty three percent have ever been obese. Thirty three percent have ever tried to lose weight.

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Faxon 66.6
  • Comanche County 67.0
  • State 66.7

Average weight (pounds)

  • Faxon 182.0
  • County 181.8
  • Oklahoma 179.7

Average BMI

  • Here 28.8
  • County 28.8
  • State 28.8

People that are obese (%)

  • Here 38.3%
  • County 37.4%
  • Oklahoma 37.8%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Here 53.1%
  • Comanche County 48.6%
  • State 50.0%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Here 32.6%
  • County 36.5%
  • Oklahoma 34.1%

Sixty five percent of Faxon residents have ever used marijuana or hashish. Twenty eight percent of people living here have ever used cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin or methamphetamine. Twenty three percent have ever used any form of cocaine, such as powder, 'crack', 'free base', and coca paste. Four percent have ever used heroin. Fifteen percent have ever used methamphetamines.

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Faxon 65.2%
  • County 63.7%
  • State 65.4%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Faxon 28.1%
  • Comanche County 22.3%
  • State 25.3%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Faxon 23.2%
  • County 20.6%
  • State 23.0%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Here 3.8%
  • Comanche County 2.5%
  • Oklahoma 3.1%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Faxon 15.0%
  • County 11.5%
  • Oklahoma 14.4%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Twelve percent of people living in Faxon have ever been told by a doctor or health professional that they have diabetes. Forty seven percent of people had a blood test for high sugar or diabetes within the past three years. Three percent of city residents are currently taking insulin.

Summary

Diabetics (%)

  • Here 12.0%
  • Comanche County 8.9%
  • State 10.9%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Here 47.2%
  • Comanche County 45.0%
  • State 46.4%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Here 3.1%
  • Comanche County 2.8%
  • Oklahoma 3.2%

Faxon residents 20 years and older on average get up to urinate one time at night (from time they go to bed at night until the time they get up in the morning).

Summary

Avg. # of times urinating at night

  • Here 1.1
  • Comanche County 1.0
  • State 1.2

Thirteen percent of Faxon residents above the age of 40 have problems with their ability to smell, such as not being able to smell things or things not smelling the way they are supposed to. Five percent have been having problems with their ability to taste sweet, sour, salty or bitter foods and drinks. Seventy two percent of people above the age of 40 have ever had wisdom teeth removed. Twenty eight percent have ever had their tonsils removed. Sixteen percent have lost consciousness because of a head injury. Twenty two percent have ever had a broken nose or other serious injury to face or skull. Forty one percent have had two or more sinus infections.

Summary

People 40+ having problems with smell (%)

  • Here 12.9%
  • County 10.9%
  • Oklahoma 11.9%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Here 4.6%
  • Comanche County 5.0%
  • State 5.7%

People 40+ that ever had wisdom teeth removed (%)

  • Faxon 71.9%
  • County 65.7%
  • Oklahoma 67.8%

People 40+ that ever had tonsils teeth removed (%)

  • Here 27.7%
  • County 27.0%
  • Oklahoma 27.9%

People 40+ that ever had a loss of consciousness because of a head injury (%)

  • Faxon 16.4%
  • County 15.7%
  • Oklahoma 15.8%

People 40+ that ever had a broken nose or other serious injury to face or skull (%)

  • Here 21.7%
  • Comanche County 20.3%
  • Oklahoma 22.0%

People 40+ that ever had two or more sinus infections (%)

  • Faxon 41.2%
  • County 39.5%
  • Oklahoma 41.1%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Seventy one percent of people living in Faxon are covered by health insurance or some other kind of health care plan.

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Faxon 71.1%
  • Comanche County 73.2%
  • State 73.2%

Twenty four percent of people living in Faxon have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had hypertension (also called high blood pressure). Twenty four percent of people take their blood pressure at home. Forty one percent of people in Faxon frequently check their blood cholesterol. Twenty one percent of people have ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that their blood cholesterol level was high.

Summary

Has high blood pressure (%)

  • Faxon 24.0%
  • Comanche County 19.2%
  • Oklahoma 22.8%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Faxon 24.2%
  • Comanche County 22.6%
  • Oklahoma 25.0%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Here 41.0%
  • County 39.6%
  • Oklahoma 41.3%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Here 20.7%
  • Comanche County 15.7%
  • Oklahoma 20.3%

Thirty five percent of people living in Faxon use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Here 34.5%
  • County 33.6%
  • State 32.3%

Twenty six percent of Faxon residents 18 years old and older have usually little interest or pleasure in doing things. Thirty percent often feel down, depressed, or hopeless. Forty four percent of people living here have trouble falling or staying asleep, or sleep too much. Fifty three percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Thirty one percent are bothered by poor appetite or overeating. Twenty eight percent often feel badly about themselves, that they are a failure or have let themselves or their families down. Twenty three percent have trouble concentrating on things, such as reading the newspaper or watching TV. Seventeen percent of people living here move or speak so slowly that other people could have noticed, or the opposite - being so fidgety or restless that they have been moving around a lot more than usual. Seven percent have thoughts that they would be better off dead or of hurting themselves in some way.

Summary

People who have little interest in doing things (%)

  • Faxon 25.8%
  • Comanche County 25.3%
  • State 27.0%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Here 29.7%
  • County 25.7%
  • State 28.4%

People who have trouble sleeping or sleeping too much (%)

  • Faxon 43.8%
  • County 40.8%
  • State 42.6%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Faxon 52.9%
  • Comanche County 50.7%
  • Oklahoma 52.5%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Here 30.8%
  • Comanche County 27.3%
  • Oklahoma 29.4%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Here 27.8%
  • County 19.8%
  • Oklahoma 21.8%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Here 22.7%
  • Comanche County 18.7%
  • State 19.8%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Here 16.8%
  • Comanche County 13.4%
  • State 15.6%

People having thoughts they would be better off dead (%)

  • Faxon 7.2%
  • Comanche County 4.1%
  • Oklahoma 4.6%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Faxon residents on average take two prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Here 2.2
  • Comanche County 1.8
  • Oklahoma 2.1

Eighty two percent of people living in Faxon have at least one alcoholic drink per month. Ten percent of people living here do not drink alcohol at all. People living here drink alcohol 4.9 days per month on average. They have 6.2 drinks per week. On average people living here have 5 or more drinks on 27 days a year.

Summary

People drinking some alcohol every month (%)

  • Faxon 81.6%
  • County 79.8%
  • State 79.9%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Here 10.3%
  • Comanche County 10.8%
  • State 11.0%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Faxon 4.9
  • Comanche County 4.9
  • Oklahoma 4.7

Average drinks/week

  • Faxon 6.2
  • Comanche County 5.6
  • State 6.0

Average days/year people drink much

  • Here 27.2
  • County 23.0
  • Oklahoma 24.9

Ninety seven percent of Faxon residents 18 years and older have ever had vaginal, anal or oral sex. Ninety five percent of males have ever had vaginal sex with a woman. Eighty nine percent have ever performed oral sex on a woman. Fifty percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Seven percent of males in Faxon have ever had any kind of sex with a man, including oral or anal. Ninety seven percent of females have ever had vaginal sex with a man. Seventy nine percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Thirty four percent have ever had anal sex. Thirteen percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Faxon were 17 years old on average when they had sex for the first time. The average man in his lifetime had any kind of sex with 33 women. He has vaginal sex with 19 women. People living here were on average 21 years old when they first performed oral sex on a woman. In their lifetime they performed oral sex on average on six women. Males in their lifetime have anal or oral sex with 4.0 men on average. They have had 2.4 anal sex partners in their lifetime. People in Faxon were 19 years old on average when they first performed oral sex on a man. They performed oral sex on average on eight men in their lifetime. Eight percent of people use protection, like a condom or dental dam, while performing oral sex. The average person in Faxon has vaginal or anal sex 55 times a year. Fifty two percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Faxon 18 years and older have had any kind of sex with 13 men on average. They have had 11 male vaginal sex partners in their lifetimes. Women here have on average 0.4 female sex partners in their lifetimes. Eighty eight percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

People 18+ that ever had sex (vaginal, anal, or oral) (%)

  • Faxon 96.6%
  • Comanche County 96.7%
  • State 97.5%

Males 18+ that ever had vaginal sex with a woman (%)

  • Faxon 95.3%
  • Comanche County 92.9%
  • Oklahoma 94.5%

Males 18+ that ever performed oral sex on a woman (%)

  • Faxon 89.4%
  • Comanche County 84.9%
  • Oklahoma 86.3%

Males 18+ that ever had anal sex with a woman (%)

  • Here 50.1%
  • County 46.9%
  • State 49.2%

Males 18+ that ever had any sex with a man (%)

  • Faxon 6.7%
  • County 6.5%
  • Oklahoma 5.5%

Females 18+ that ever had vaginal sex with a man (%)

  • Faxon 96.9%
  • County 96.6%
  • Oklahoma 97.3%

Females 18+ that ever performed oral sex on a man (%)

  • Faxon 79.3%
  • Comanche County 83.9%
  • State 84.6%

Females 18+ that ever had anal sex with a man (%)

  • Faxon 33.7%
  • Comanche County 39.3%
  • Oklahoma 38.5%

Females 18+ that ever had any kind of sex with a woman (%)

  • Here 12.5%
  • County 12.9%
  • State 12.5%

Average age people first had sex

  • Here 16.8
  • Comanche County 16.7
  • State 16.5

Average number of female sex partners in lifetime (males 18+)

  • Here 32.6
  • County 25.4
  • State 28.3

Average number of female vaginal sex partners in lifetime (males 18+)

  • Here 19.3
  • Comanche County 20.2
  • Oklahoma 22.4

Average age people first performed oral sex on a woman (18+)

  • Here 21.3
  • Comanche County 21.1
  • Oklahoma 21.2

Average number of woman performed oral sex on in lifetime (18+)

  • Faxon 5.9
  • Comanche County 4.8
  • Oklahoma 5.3

Average number of male sex partners in lifetime (males 18+)

  • Here 4.0
  • County 2.3
  • State 2.7

Average number of male anal sex partners in lifetime (males 18+)

  • Faxon 2.4
  • County 1.3
  • Oklahoma 1.5

Average age people first performed oral sex on a man (18+)

  • Faxon 18.6
  • County 18.9
  • Oklahoma 20.2

Average number of male oral sex partners in lifetime (18+)

  • Here 7.7
  • County 4.1
  • Oklahoma 5.1

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Faxon 7.6%
  • Comanche County 10.9%
  • State 9.9%

Average number of times people have vaginal or anal sex a year

  • Here 55.0
  • Comanche County 61.9
  • State 63.1

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Here 52.4%
  • Comanche County 51.7%
  • Oklahoma 52.8%

Average number of male sex partners in lifetime (females 18+)

  • Here 13.4
  • County 10.0
  • State 11.3

Average number of male vaginal sex partners in lifetime (females 18+)

  • Here 11.2
  • Comanche County 8.9
  • Oklahoma 9.9

Average number of female sex partners in lifetime (females 18+)

  • Faxon 0.4
  • County 0.5
  • Oklahoma 0.5

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Here 88.2%
  • County 79.7%
  • State 80.4%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Twelve percent of households in Faxon use chemical products in their homes to control fleas, roaches, ants, termites or other insects. Four percent use chemical products in their lawns or gardens to kill weeds.

Summary

Households using pesticides to control insects (%)

  • Faxon 11.5%
  • County 10.1%
  • Oklahoma 10.5%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Faxon 4.0%
  • Comanche County 3.9%
  • Oklahoma 4.3%

Faxon residents 16 years and older usually get seven hours of sleep at night on weekdays or workdays. Thirty five percent of them have trouble sleeping.

Summary

Average hours sleeping at night

  • Faxon 6.8
  • County 6.8
  • Oklahoma 6.8

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Here 35.2%
  • County 28.3%
  • State 31.8%

Fifty five percent of Faxon residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Here 54.6%
  • Comanche County 52.8%
  • Oklahoma 54.1%

Twenty percent of Faxon residents' work involve vigorous-intensity activity that causes large increases in breathing or heart rate, like carrying or lifting heavy loads, digging or construction work for at least 10 minutes continuously. Thirty nine percent of people do moderate-intensity activities at work that cause small increases in breathing or heart rate such as brisk walking or carrying light loads for at least 10 minutes continuously. Twenty nine percent walk or bicycle for at least 10 minutes continuously to get to and from places. Fifteen percent do any vigorous-intensity sports, fitness or recreational activities that cause large increases in breathing or heart rate like running or basketball for at least 10 minutes continuously. Forty four percent do any moderate-intensity sports, fitness or recreational activities that cause a small increase in breathing or heart rate such as brisk walking, bicycling, swimming or golf for at least 10 minutes continuously. People living here spend six hours sitting on a typical day (this includes sitting at work, at home, getting to and from places, or with friends, including time spent sitting at a desk, traveling in a car or bus, reading, playing cards, watching television or using a computer). They usually sit and watch TV or videos for about three hours per day. They use a computer or play computer games (including Playstation, Nintendo DS, or other portable video games) outside of work or school for 1.3 hours per day.

Summary

People doing vigorous-intensity work activities (%)

  • Faxon 20.2%
  • Comanche County 22.1%
  • Oklahoma 22.1%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Here 39.4%
  • County 38.9%
  • Oklahoma 37.6%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Here 28.7%
  • County 32.6%
  • State 30.5%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Faxon 14.6%
  • Comanche County 25.0%
  • Oklahoma 18.0%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Faxon 44.1%
  • County 44.8%
  • State 40.9%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Here 5.8
  • County 6.1
  • State 5.9

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Faxon 2.9
  • County 2.7
  • State 2.8

Average hours a day using computer

  • Faxon 1.3
  • County 1.4
  • Oklahoma 1.2

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Eleven percent of Faxon residents have ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that they had asthma. Four percent of people living here has anemia, sometimes called "tired blood" or "low blood". Three percent of people 16 years and older have ever been told by a doctor or other health care professional that they had psoriasis. Thirty four percent are overweight. Thirty percent of people 60 years and older have difficulties in thinking or remembering that can make a big difference in everyday activities (this does not refer to occasionally forgetting your keys or the name of someone you recently met). This refers to things like confusion or memory loss that are happening more often or getting worse. Fourteen percent of people living in Faxon have ever received a blood transfusion. Twenty four percent have trouble seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses. Twenty seven percent of people 20 and older have arthritis. Five percent have ever been told they had gout. Three percent have congestive heart failure. Three percent have coronary heart disease. Three percent have angina, also called angina pectoris. Four percent have ever had a heart attack, also called myocardial infarction. Four percent have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had a stroke. Three percent have ever had emphysema. Seven percent have another thyroid problem. Four percent have ever had chronic bronchitis. Four percent of people had any kind of liver condition. Nine percent have ever had cancer or a malignancy of any kind.

Summary

People with asthma (%)

  • Faxon 11.5%
  • County 9.9%
  • State 11.2%

People with anemia (%)

  • Faxon 3.9%
  • County 3.4%
  • State 3.5%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Here 3.5%
  • County 3.3%
  • State 3.7%

People with overweight (%)

  • Here 33.9%
  • County 33.1%
  • Oklahoma 33.8%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Here 29.6%
  • Comanche County 17.7%
  • State 21.9%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Faxon 14.1%
  • Comanche County 10.0%
  • State 11.7%

People having trouble seeing even with glass/contacts (%)

  • Faxon 24.1%
  • Comanche County 17.6%
  • State 20.7%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Here 27.4%
  • Comanche County 21.5%
  • Oklahoma 26.6%

People with gout (%)

  • Faxon 4.5%
  • Comanche County 3.4%
  • Oklahoma 3.8%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Here 3.3%
  • County 2.5%
  • Oklahoma 3.8%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Here 3.1%
  • County 2.7%
  • Oklahoma 3.6%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Faxon 2.6%
  • Comanche County 1.8%
  • Oklahoma 2.2%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Faxon 3.9%
  • Comanche County 3.0%
  • Oklahoma 4.3%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Faxon 4.3%
  • Comanche County 2.9%
  • Oklahoma 4.2%

People with emphysema (%)

  • Here 2.9%
  • County 2.0%
  • State 3.7%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Here 7.1%
  • Comanche County 6.4%
  • Oklahoma 7.4%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Faxon 4.3%
  • Comanche County 3.1%
  • State 3.9%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Faxon 3.9%
  • County 2.1%
  • State 3.3%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Faxon 9.2%
  • Comanche County 6.8%
  • State 8.5%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Seventy five percent of births in Faxon were vaginal deliveries. Twenty five percent of deliveries were cesarean. 99.4 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Sixty five percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Forty five percent of women breastfeed their children. Twenty four percent of women in Faxon have ever had a hysterectomy, including a partial hysterectomy (that is, surgery to remove their uterus or womb). Thirteen percent had both of their ovaries removed (either when they had their uterus removed or at another time). Sixty nine percent have ever taken birth control pills for any reason. Four percent of women are currently taking birth control pills. Thirteen percent have ever used Depo-Provera or injectable birth control to prevent pregnancy. Fifteen percent have ever used female hormones such as estrogen and progesterone, including any forms of female hormones, such as pills, cream, patch and injections, but do not include birth control methods or use for infertility.

Summary

Vaginal deliveries (%)

  • Here 74.6%
  • Comanche County 64.0%
  • Oklahoma 67.1%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Faxon 25.4%
  • County 36.0%
  • State 32.9%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Faxon 99.4%
  • County 99.3%
  • Oklahoma 99.4%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Faxon 65.0%
  • County 59.8%
  • State 60.3%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Faxon 44.7%
  • County 57.0%
  • State 52.9%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Faxon 24.3%
  • Comanche County 19.2%
  • Oklahoma 21.8%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Faxon 12.6%
  • County 9.9%
  • State 11.8%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Here 69.3%
  • County 73.8%
  • State 72.6%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Here 3.6%
  • Comanche County 7.5%
  • State 7.1%

Women that have ever used Depo-Provera or injectables (%)

  • Faxon 13.5%
  • Comanche County 20.2%
  • Oklahoma 16.9%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Here 15.4%
  • County 16.5%
  • Oklahoma 17.7%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

People living in Faxon report their general health condition on average at 53 percent. Four percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 36 percent of Faxon residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Eight percent of people living in Faxon are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Faxon 53.4%
  • County 57.0%
  • State 54.4%

Blood donors (%)

  • Faxon 3.9%
  • Comanche County 5.1%
  • State 4.1%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Faxon 36.1%
  • County 42.4%
  • State 38.7%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Faxon 8.4%
  • Comanche County 8.4%
  • State 8.0%

People in Faxon spend $343 per month on average on food for their families at supermarkets or grocery stores. This is 24 percent of their income. The average family in Faxon spends $70 on food at other stores monthly. This is four percent of their income. They spend $114 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is seven percent of their income. They also spend $19 monthly on carried out or delivered food. This is two percent of their income.

Summary

Money monthly spent on food at supermarket/grocery store

  • Here $343
  • County $355
  • Oklahoma $361

Income spent on food at supermarket/grocery store (%)

  • Here 24.3%
  • Comanche County 24.0%
  • Oklahoma 24.8%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Faxon $70
  • County $78
  • State $73

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Faxon 4.3%
  • Comanche County 4.8%
  • State 4.2%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Faxon $114
  • Comanche County $144
  • State $130

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Here 6.8%
  • County 8.1%
  • State 6.7%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Here $19
  • County $31
  • Oklahoma $27

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Faxon 1.8%
  • Comanche County 1.4%
  • State 1.2%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

People living in Faxon report their general condition of hearing on average at 77 percent. Seventy five percent of them can usually hear and understand, without the use of a hearing aid or any other listening devices, what a person says without seeing his or her face if that person whispers to them from across a quiet room. Ninety two percent of people can hear a normal voice across a quiet room. Twenty eight percent of Faxon population have been bothered by ringing, roaring or buzzing in their ears or head. Forty nine percent of people living here have ever had a job where they were exposed to loud sounds or noise. Loud means so loud that they must speak in a raised voice to be heard. Sixteen percent of people in Faxon had off-work exposure to loud noise.

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Here 77.0%
  • County 81.0%
  • State 78.1%

People that can hear a whisper from across a quiet room (%)

  • Here 74.9%
  • County 82.3%
  • Oklahoma 77.4%

People that can hear normal voice from across a quiet room (%)

  • Here 91.6%
  • Comanche County 95.8%
  • Oklahoma 94.6%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Faxon 27.8%
  • County 18.1%
  • State 21.6%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 49.3%
  • County 41.8%
  • Oklahoma 45.6%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 16.2%
  • Comanche County 16.4%
  • Oklahoma 15.9%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

Twenty four percent of Faxon residents 40 and older take a low-dose aspirin each day to prevent heart attacks, strokes or cancer.

Summary

Adults 40+ taking low-dose aspirin (%)

  • Faxon 24.4%
  • Comanche County 25.4%
  • Oklahoma 26.8%

Twenty five percent of Faxon residents 20 or older have limitations caused by a long-term physical, mental or emotional problems or illnesses keeping them from working at a job or business. Thirty two percent are limited in the kind or amount of work they can do because of physical, mental or emotional problems. Nine percent have difficulty walking without using any special equipment. Thirteen percent are limited in any way because of difficulty remembering or because they experience periods of confusion. Eight percent of people here have health problems that require them to use special equipment, such as a cane, wheelchair, special bed or special telephone.

Summary

People having limitations keeping them from working (%)

  • Here 25.3%
  • County 14.9%
  • State 20.1%

People limited in amount of work they can do (%)

  • Here 31.9%
  • County 20.7%
  • State 26.3%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Faxon 9.1%
  • County 7.2%
  • Oklahoma 9.8%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Here 12.8%
  • County 7.9%
  • State 10.8%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Here 8.4%
  • County 6.2%
  • Oklahoma 8.1%

The biggest differences compared to state averages have been highlighted with a blue background.

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