Health and Nutrition of Geronimo, OK Residents

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Forty seven percent of Geronimo residents report that their diet is generally healthy. People here have milk to drink or on their cereal 21 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 five frozen meals or frozen pizzas on average monthly.

Summary

Diet health (%)

  • Here 47.3%
  • County 49.2%
  • Oklahoma 48.0%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Here 20.7
  • Comanche County 19.9
  • State 21.2

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Geronimo 3.5
  • County 3.9
  • Oklahoma 3.5

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

  • Geronimo 1.9
  • Comanche County 2.0
  • State 1.8

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Here 1.9
  • County 1.9
  • Oklahoma 1.8

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Here 4.8
  • Comanche County 3.7
  • State 3.8

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

The average Geronimo 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). Nineteen 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). Geronimo residents rate the overall health of their teeth and gums on average at 43 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 three 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 23 teeth.

Summary

Average years since last visit a dentist

  • Geronimo 2.0
  • County 1.9
  • State 2.1

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Here 19.3%
  • County 15.6%
  • State 18.0%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Here 20.5%
  • Comanche County 20.7%
  • State 21.7%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Geronimo 43.2%
  • Comanche County 47.4%
  • Oklahoma 44.2%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Here 2.7
  • County 2.9
  • Oklahoma 2.7

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Here 2.9
  • County 3.0
  • Oklahoma 2.8

Average number of teeth

  • Geronimo 22.5
  • Comanche County 24.2
  • State 22.0

The average height of Geronimo residents 16 years and older is 67 inches. The average weight is 181 pounds. Their average BMI (Body Mass Index) is 29. Thirty eight percent of people living here are obese. Fifty one percent have ever been obese. Thirty five percent have ever tried to lose weight.

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Geronimo 66.8
  • County 67.0
  • Oklahoma 66.7

Average weight (pounds)

  • Geronimo 181.1
  • County 181.8
  • Oklahoma 179.7

Average BMI

  • Here 29.0
  • County 28.8
  • Oklahoma 28.8

People that are obese (%)

  • Geronimo 38.2%
  • Comanche County 37.4%
  • State 37.8%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Geronimo 50.6%
  • Comanche County 48.6%
  • Oklahoma 50.0%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Geronimo 35.0%
  • County 36.5%
  • State 34.1%

Sixty six percent of Geronimo residents have ever used marijuana or hashish. Thirty percent of people living here have ever used cocaine, crack cocaine, heroin or methamphetamine. Twenty seven percent have ever used any form of cocaine, such as powder, 'crack', 'free base', and coca paste. Three percent have ever used heroin. Nineteen percent have ever used methamphetamines.

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Here 66.2%
  • County 63.7%
  • Oklahoma 65.4%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Geronimo 29.8%
  • County 22.3%
  • Oklahoma 25.3%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Geronimo 27.3%
  • Comanche County 20.6%
  • Oklahoma 23.0%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Here 3.4%
  • Comanche County 2.5%
  • State 3.1%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Geronimo 18.7%
  • County 11.5%
  • State 14.4%

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

Nine percent of people living in Geronimo have ever been told by a doctor or health professional that they have diabetes. Forty five 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 (%)

  • Geronimo 9.4%
  • County 8.9%
  • Oklahoma 10.9%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Here 45.1%
  • County 45.0%
  • State 46.4%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Geronimo 2.6%
  • Comanche County 2.8%
  • State 3.2%

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

Geronimo 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

  • Geronimo 1.1
  • Comanche County 1.0
  • Oklahoma 1.2

Eleven percent of Geronimo 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. Sixty six percent of people above the age of 40 have ever had wisdom teeth removed. Twenty seven percent have ever had their tonsils removed. Seventeen 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 two percent have had two or more sinus infections.

Summary

People 40+ having problems with smell (%)

  • Geronimo 10.8%
  • Comanche County 10.9%
  • Oklahoma 11.9%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Here 4.8%
  • County 5.0%
  • State 5.7%

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

  • Geronimo 65.7%
  • County 65.7%
  • State 67.8%

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

  • Geronimo 27.5%
  • County 27.0%
  • State 27.9%

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

  • Here 16.8%
  • County 15.7%
  • Oklahoma 15.8%

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

  • Here 21.8%
  • Comanche County 20.3%
  • State 22.0%

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

  • Here 41.6%
  • County 39.5%
  • State 41.1%

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

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Here 70.3%
  • County 73.2%
  • Oklahoma 73.2%

Twenty percent of people living in Geronimo 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. Thirty eight percent of people in Geronimo frequently check their blood cholesterol. Nineteen 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 (%)

  • Geronimo 19.8%
  • Comanche County 19.2%
  • Oklahoma 22.8%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Geronimo 23.6%
  • County 22.6%
  • Oklahoma 25.0%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Here 37.7%
  • County 39.6%
  • State 41.3%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Geronimo 18.7%
  • County 15.7%
  • Oklahoma 20.3%

Thirty three percent of people living in Geronimo use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Here 32.7%
  • County 33.6%
  • Oklahoma 32.3%

Twenty six percent of Geronimo residents 18 years old and older have usually little interest or pleasure in doing things. Twenty seven percent often feel down, depressed, or hopeless. Forty three 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 one percent often feel badly about themselves, that they are a failure or have let themselves or their families down. Twenty 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. Five 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 (%)

  • Geronimo 26.4%
  • Comanche County 25.3%
  • Oklahoma 27.0%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Here 27.3%
  • Comanche County 25.7%
  • State 28.4%

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

  • Here 42.9%
  • Comanche County 40.8%
  • State 42.6%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Here 53.0%
  • County 50.7%
  • State 52.5%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Here 31.3%
  • Comanche County 27.3%
  • State 29.4%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Geronimo 21.3%
  • Comanche County 19.8%
  • State 21.8%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Here 20.4%
  • Comanche County 18.7%
  • State 19.8%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Geronimo 17.2%
  • County 13.4%
  • State 15.6%

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

  • Here 4.6%
  • County 4.1%
  • State 4.6%

Geronimo residents on average take two prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Here 2.0
  • County 1.8
  • Oklahoma 2.1

Eighty one percent of people living in Geronimo 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 4.6 days per month on average. They have 6.3 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 (%)

  • Here 81.4%
  • Comanche County 79.8%
  • State 79.9%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Geronimo 10.4%
  • Comanche County 10.8%
  • Oklahoma 11.0%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Geronimo 4.6
  • Comanche County 4.9
  • Oklahoma 4.7

Average drinks/week

  • Here 6.3
  • County 5.6
  • State 6.0

Average days/year people drink much

  • Here 27.1
  • Comanche County 23.0
  • Oklahoma 24.9

Ninety eight percent of Geronimo 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 eight percent have ever performed oral sex on a woman. Fifty five percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Six percent of males in Geronimo have ever had any kind of sex with a man, including oral or anal. Ninety eight percent of females have ever had vaginal sex with a man. Eighty nine percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Forty percent have ever had anal sex. Thirteen percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Geronimo were 16 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 25 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 1.9 men on average. They have had 1.1 anal sex partners in their lifetime. People in Geronimo were 20 years old on average when they first performed oral sex on a man. They performed oral sex on average on four men in their lifetime. Eleven percent of people use protection, like a condom or dental dam, while performing oral sex. The average person in Geronimo has vaginal or anal sex 69 times a year. Fifty two percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Geronimo 18 years and older have had any kind of sex with 10 men on average. They have had nine male vaginal sex partners in their lifetimes. Women here have on average 0.4 female sex partners in their lifetimes. Eighty two percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

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

  • Here 98.3%
  • Comanche County 96.7%
  • Oklahoma 97.5%

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

  • Geronimo 94.9%
  • County 92.9%
  • State 94.5%

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

  • Here 88.3%
  • Comanche County 84.9%
  • State 86.3%

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

  • Here 54.7%
  • Comanche County 46.9%
  • State 49.2%

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

  • Geronimo 6.0%
  • Comanche County 6.5%
  • Oklahoma 5.5%

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

  • Here 98.1%
  • Comanche County 96.6%
  • State 97.3%

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

  • Geronimo 88.9%
  • Comanche County 83.9%
  • State 84.6%

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

  • Here 40.2%
  • County 39.3%
  • State 38.5%

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

  • Geronimo 12.7%
  • Comanche County 12.9%
  • Oklahoma 12.5%

Average age people first had sex

  • Geronimo 16.3
  • County 16.7
  • Oklahoma 16.5

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

  • Geronimo 32.5
  • County 25.4
  • State 28.3

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

  • Geronimo 25.0
  • County 20.2
  • Oklahoma 22.4

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

  • Geronimo 20.6
  • Comanche County 21.1
  • Oklahoma 21.2

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

  • Here 5.7
  • County 4.8
  • Oklahoma 5.3

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

  • Here 1.9
  • County 2.3
  • State 2.7

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

  • Here 1.1
  • County 1.3
  • Oklahoma 1.5

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

  • Geronimo 20.3
  • Comanche County 18.9
  • Oklahoma 20.2

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

  • Here 4.1
  • County 4.1
  • State 5.1

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Here 10.7%
  • County 10.9%
  • Oklahoma 9.9%

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

  • Here 68.7
  • Comanche County 61.9
  • Oklahoma 63.1

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Here 51.8%
  • Comanche County 51.7%
  • State 52.8%

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

  • Geronimo 10.2
  • County 10.0
  • Oklahoma 11.3

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

  • Here 9.3
  • Comanche County 8.9
  • State 9.9

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

  • Here 0.4
  • Comanche County 0.5
  • Oklahoma 0.5

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Geronimo 81.8%
  • County 79.7%
  • State 80.4%

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

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

Summary

Households using pesticides to control insects (%)

  • Here 9.4%
  • County 10.1%
  • Oklahoma 10.5%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Geronimo 5.1%
  • County 3.9%
  • State 4.3%

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

Summary

Average hours sleeping at night

  • Here 6.7
  • County 6.8
  • Oklahoma 6.8

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Here 30.3%
  • County 28.3%
  • State 31.8%

Fifty seven percent of Geronimo residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Here 57.1%
  • Comanche County 52.8%
  • State 54.1%

Twenty five percent of Geronimo 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. Forty one 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. Thirty four percent walk or bicycle for at least 10 minutes continuously to get to and from places. Seventeen 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 two 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 1.2 hours per day.

Summary

People doing vigorous-intensity work activities (%)

  • Here 24.6%
  • Comanche County 22.1%
  • State 22.1%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Geronimo 41.3%
  • Comanche County 38.9%
  • State 37.6%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Geronimo 33.7%
  • Comanche County 32.6%
  • State 30.5%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 17.0%
  • Comanche County 25.0%
  • Oklahoma 18.0%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 41.8%
  • County 44.8%
  • State 40.9%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Geronimo 5.8
  • Comanche County 6.1
  • State 5.9

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Geronimo 2.8
  • County 2.7
  • Oklahoma 2.8

Average hours a day using computer

  • Here 1.2
  • Comanche County 1.4
  • Oklahoma 1.2

Eleven percent of Geronimo residents have ever been told by a doctor or other health professional that they had asthma. Three percent of people living here has anemia, sometimes called "tired blood" or "low blood". Four percent of people 16 years and older have ever been told by a doctor or other health care professional that they had psoriasis. Thirty three percent are overweight. Twenty one 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. Ten percent of people living in Geronimo have ever received a blood transfusion. Twenty one percent have trouble seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses. Twenty six percent of people 20 and older have arthritis. Three percent have ever been told they had gout. Three percent have congestive heart failure. Three percent have coronary heart disease. Two 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. Four percent have ever had emphysema. Seven percent have another thyroid problem. Four percent have ever had chronic bronchitis. Three percent of people had any kind of liver condition. Seven percent have ever had cancer or a malignancy of any kind.

Summary

People with asthma (%)

  • Geronimo 10.8%
  • County 9.9%
  • Oklahoma 11.2%

People with anemia (%)

  • Geronimo 3.4%
  • County 3.4%
  • Oklahoma 3.5%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Geronimo 3.9%
  • County 3.3%
  • State 3.7%

People with overweight (%)

  • Here 33.0%
  • Comanche County 33.1%
  • State 33.8%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Geronimo 21.2%
  • Comanche County 17.7%
  • Oklahoma 21.9%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Geronimo 10.4%
  • County 10.0%
  • State 11.7%

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

  • Here 20.7%
  • County 17.6%
  • State 20.7%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Geronimo 25.6%
  • Comanche County 21.5%
  • Oklahoma 26.6%

People with gout (%)

  • Geronimo 3.1%
  • County 3.4%
  • State 3.8%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Here 3.4%
  • Comanche County 2.5%
  • State 3.8%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Geronimo 3.4%
  • Comanche County 2.7%
  • Oklahoma 3.6%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Here 2.0%
  • Comanche County 1.8%
  • Oklahoma 2.2%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Geronimo 4.0%
  • County 3.0%
  • State 4.3%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Here 3.8%
  • Comanche County 2.9%
  • State 4.2%

People with emphysema (%)

  • Here 3.8%
  • Comanche County 2.0%
  • Oklahoma 3.7%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Geronimo 6.7%
  • County 6.4%
  • Oklahoma 7.4%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Geronimo 3.7%
  • Comanche County 3.1%
  • Oklahoma 3.9%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Here 3.0%
  • County 2.1%
  • State 3.3%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Geronimo 7.2%
  • County 6.8%
  • Oklahoma 8.5%

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

Sixty seven percent of births in Geronimo were vaginal deliveries. Thirty three percent of deliveries were cesarean. 99.5 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Sixty percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Fifty eight percent of women breastfeed their children. Eighteen percent of women in Geronimo have ever had a hysterectomy, including a partial hysterectomy (that is, surgery to remove their uterus or womb). Ten percent had both of their ovaries removed (either when they had their uterus removed or at another time). Seventy six percent have ever taken birth control pills for any reason. Seven percent of women are currently taking birth control pills. Twenty two percent have ever used Depo-Provera or injectable birth control to prevent pregnancy. Seventeen 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 (%)

  • Geronimo 67.3%
  • Comanche County 64.0%
  • State 67.1%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Geronimo 32.7%
  • Comanche County 36.0%
  • State 32.9%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Here 99.5%
  • Comanche County 99.3%
  • Oklahoma 99.4%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Here 60.4%
  • County 59.8%
  • Oklahoma 60.3%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Here 57.9%
  • County 57.0%
  • Oklahoma 52.9%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Geronimo 18.3%
  • County 19.2%
  • State 21.8%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Geronimo 9.7%
  • Comanche County 9.9%
  • Oklahoma 11.8%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Here 76.2%
  • Comanche County 73.8%
  • Oklahoma 72.6%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Here 6.9%
  • Comanche County 7.5%
  • Oklahoma 7.1%

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

  • Geronimo 21.6%
  • County 20.2%
  • State 16.9%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Here 16.8%
  • Comanche County 16.5%
  • State 17.7%

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

People living in Geronimo report their general health condition on average at 54 percent. Five percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 40 percent of Geronimo residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Nine percent of people living in Geronimo are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Here 53.8%
  • County 57.0%
  • Oklahoma 54.4%

Blood donors (%)

  • Geronimo 4.5%
  • County 5.1%
  • State 4.1%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Geronimo 39.7%
  • Comanche County 42.4%
  • State 38.7%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Here 8.6%
  • Comanche County 8.4%
  • Oklahoma 8.0%

People in Geronimo spend $370 per month on average on food for their families at supermarkets or grocery stores. This is 25 percent of their income. The average family in Geronimo spends $78 on food at other stores monthly. This is five percent of their income. They spend $124 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is seven percent of their income. They also spend $33 monthly on carried out or delivered food. This is one percent of their income.

Summary

Money monthly spent on food at supermarket/grocery store

  • Here $370
  • Comanche County $355
  • Oklahoma $361

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

  • Here 25.4%
  • County 24.0%
  • Oklahoma 24.8%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Geronimo $78
  • Comanche County $78
  • Oklahoma $73

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Here 4.9%
  • Comanche County 4.8%
  • State 4.2%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Here $124
  • Comanche County $144
  • State $130

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Here 6.9%
  • Comanche County 8.1%
  • State 6.7%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Geronimo $33
  • Comanche County $31
  • State $27

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Geronimo 1.2%
  • Comanche County 1.4%
  • State 1.2%

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

People living in Geronimo report their general condition of hearing on average at 79 percent. Seventy seven 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 five percent of people can hear a normal voice across a quiet room. Twenty one percent of Geronimo 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. Eighteen percent of people in Geronimo had off-work exposure to loud noise.

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Here 79.1%
  • County 81.0%
  • Oklahoma 78.1%

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

  • Here 77.1%
  • County 82.3%
  • State 77.4%

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

  • Geronimo 95.4%
  • Comanche County 95.8%
  • Oklahoma 94.6%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Here 21.3%
  • Comanche County 18.1%
  • Oklahoma 21.6%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Geronimo 49.5%
  • Comanche County 41.8%
  • Oklahoma 45.6%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 17.6%
  • Comanche County 16.4%
  • State 15.9%

Twenty six percent of Geronimo 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 (%)

  • Geronimo 25.8%
  • Comanche County 25.4%
  • Oklahoma 26.8%

Eighteen percent of Geronimo 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. Twenty four percent are limited in the kind or amount of work they can do because of physical, mental or emotional problems. Eight percent have difficulty walking without using any special equipment. Ten percent are limited in any way because of difficulty remembering or because they experience periods of confusion. Seven 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 (%)

  • Geronimo 18.2%
  • Comanche County 14.9%
  • State 20.1%

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

  • Geronimo 24.2%
  • Comanche County 20.7%
  • State 26.3%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Here 8.4%
  • Comanche County 7.2%
  • State 9.8%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Here 9.8%
  • Comanche County 7.9%
  • Oklahoma 10.8%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Here 6.8%
  • Comanche County 6.2%
  • Oklahoma 8.1%
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