Health and Nutrition of Pond Creek, OK Residents

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Forty nine percent of Pond Creek 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 four frozen meals or frozen pizzas on average monthly.

Summary

Diet health (%)

  • Here 49.4%
  • Grant County 53.0%
  • State 48.0%

Milk product consumption (# of products/month)

  • Here 21.8
  • County 22.1
  • Oklahoma 21.2

Meals not home prepared (#/week)

  • Here 3.4
  • County 3.5
  • State 3.5

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

  • Here 1.7
  • Grant County 1.6
  • State 1.8

Ready-to-eat foods (#/month)

  • Pond Creek 1.6
  • Grant County 1.7
  • State 1.8

Frozen meals/pizza (#/month)

  • Pond Creek 3.5
  • County 3.3
  • State 3.8

The average Pond Creek 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). Seventeen percent of people living here 30 years of age and older, are embarrassed because of their teeth, mouth or dentures. Twenty one percent think they might have gum disease (might have swollen gums, receding gums, sore or infected gums or loose teeth). Pond Creek residents rate the overall health of their teeth and gums on average at 45 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 22 teeth.

Summary

Average years since last visit a dentist

  • Pond Creek 2.0
  • Grant County 1.8
  • Oklahoma 2.1

People embarrassed because of mouth (%)

  • Pond Creek 17.4%
  • County 14.1%
  • State 18.0%

People with gum disease (%)

  • Here 21.2%
  • County 19.5%
  • Oklahoma 21.7%

General health of teeth and gums (%)

  • Pond Creek 45.3%
  • Grant County 50.0%
  • Oklahoma 44.2%

Average days a week using dental floss/device

  • Pond Creek 2.8
  • Grant County 3.0
  • State 2.7

Average days a week using mouthwash for dental problem

  • Here 2.6
  • County 2.6
  • State 2.8

Average number of teeth

  • Here 21.7
  • Grant County 21.9
  • State 22.0

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

Summary

Average height (inches)

  • Here 66.9
  • County 67.0
  • State 66.7

Average weight (pounds)

  • Here 182.0
  • County 178.6
  • State 179.7

Average BMI

  • Pond Creek 29.1
  • Grant County 28.3
  • Oklahoma 28.8

People that are obese (%)

  • Pond Creek 39.1%
  • Grant County 35.3%
  • State 37.8%

People that ever were obese (%)

  • Pond Creek 51.7%
  • County 47.4%
  • State 50.0%

People trying to lose weight (%)

  • Pond Creek 35.2%
  • Grant County 34.7%
  • State 34.1%

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

Summary

People that ever used marijuana or hashish (%)

  • Pond Creek 65.2%
  • County 65.3%
  • Oklahoma 65.4%

Ever used hard drugs (%)

  • Here 27.0%
  • Grant County 23.3%
  • Oklahoma 25.3%

Ever used any form of cocaine (%)

  • Here 24.6%
  • County 21.5%
  • State 23.0%

Ever used heroin (%)

  • Here 3.6%
  • Grant County 2.9%
  • Oklahoma 3.1%

Ever used methamphetamine (%)

  • Pond Creek 15.7%
  • County 12.6%
  • Oklahoma 14.4%

Twelve percent of people living in Pond Creek have ever been told by a doctor or health professional that they have diabetes. Forty nine 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 11.6%
  • County 11.2%
  • Oklahoma 10.9%

Had a blood test for high blood sugar (%)

  • Here 48.7%
  • Grant County 51.1%
  • Oklahoma 46.4%

People taking insulin (%)

  • Pond Creek 3.4%
  • County 3.2%
  • Oklahoma 3.2%

Pond Creek 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

  • Pond Creek 1.2
  • Grant County 1.2
  • Oklahoma 1.2

Eleven percent of Pond Creek 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 one percent of people above the age of 40 have ever had wisdom teeth removed. Thirty four percent have ever had their tonsils removed. Eighteen 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 six percent have had two or more sinus infections.

Summary

People 40+ having problems with smell (%)

  • Pond Creek 11.2%
  • Grant County 11.2%
  • State 11.9%

People 40+ having problems with taste (%)

  • Pond Creek 4.9%
  • County 5.8%
  • Oklahoma 5.7%

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

  • Here 71.0%
  • County 70.3%
  • Oklahoma 67.8%

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

  • Pond Creek 33.7%
  • Grant County 35.4%
  • State 27.9%

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

  • Here 18.2%
  • County 16.7%
  • State 15.8%

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

  • Pond Creek 22.1%
  • Grant County 22.5%
  • State 22.0%

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

  • Pond Creek 46.2%
  • Grant County 44.8%
  • State 41.1%

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

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

Summary

People covered by health insurance (%)

  • Pond Creek 75.7%
  • Grant County 80.5%
  • State 73.2%

Twenty six percent of people living in Pond Creek have been ever told by a doctor or other health professional that they had hypertension (also called high blood pressure). Twenty seven percent of people take their blood pressure at home. Forty five percent of people in Pond Creek frequently check their blood cholesterol. Twenty three 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 (%)

  • Here 26.3%
  • Grant County 28.1%
  • Oklahoma 22.8%

Checking blood pressure at home (%)

  • Here 26.6%
  • County 27.8%
  • State 25.0%

Frequently checking blood cholesterol (%)

  • Pond Creek 44.5%
  • County 48.9%
  • Oklahoma 41.3%

Has high cholesterol level (%)

  • Here 23.4%
  • Grant County 24.4%
  • State 20.3%

Thirty seven percent of people living in Pond Creek use sunscreen.

Summary

People using sunscreen (%)

  • Here 37.2%
  • Grant County 40.0%
  • Oklahoma 32.3%

Twenty six percent of Pond Creek residents 18 years old and older have usually little interest or pleasure in doing things. Twenty nine 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 two percent of people often feel tired or have little energy. Twenty eight percent are bothered by poor appetite or overeating. Twenty two 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. Fourteen 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. Four 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 (%)

  • Pond Creek 26.2%
  • County 24.0%
  • State 27.0%

People feeling down, depressed, or hopeless (%)

  • Pond Creek 28.6%
  • County 25.3%
  • Oklahoma 28.4%

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

  • Pond Creek 43.2%
  • County 40.6%
  • Oklahoma 42.6%

People feeling tired or having little energy (%)

  • Here 52.3%
  • Grant County 49.9%
  • State 52.5%

People with poor appetite or overeating (%)

  • Here 28.3%
  • Grant County 25.1%
  • Oklahoma 29.4%

People feeling bad about themself (%)

  • Here 22.0%
  • Grant County 20.1%
  • State 21.8%

People who have trouble concentrating on things (%)

  • Pond Creek 20.1%
  • County 17.9%
  • State 19.8%

People moving or speaking slowly or too fast (%)

  • Here 13.7%
  • Grant County 12.1%
  • State 15.6%

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

  • Here 4.5%
  • County 4.0%
  • State 4.6%

Pond Creek residents on average take two prescription medicines.

Summary

Average number of prescription medicines taking

  • Here 2.4
  • County 2.5
  • State 2.1

Eighty percent of people living in Pond Creek have at least one alcoholic drink per month. Eleven percent of people living here do not drink alcohol at all. People living here drink alcohol 5.2 days per month on average. They have 6.0 drinks per week. On average people living here have 5 or more drinks on 25 days a year.

Summary

People drinking some alcohol every month (%)

  • Here 80.0%
  • Grant County 81.7%
  • Oklahoma 79.9%

People not drinking at all (%)

  • Pond Creek 11.0%
  • County 9.7%
  • State 11.0%

Average days/month drinking alcohol

  • Pond Creek 5.2
  • County 5.8
  • State 4.7

Average drinks/week

  • Pond Creek 6.0
  • Grant County 5.7
  • Oklahoma 6.0

Average days/year people drink much

  • Here 25.4
  • County 21.5
  • State 24.9

Ninety eight percent of Pond Creek residents 18 years and older have ever had vaginal, anal or oral sex. Ninety six percent of males have ever had vaginal sex with a woman. Eighty nine percent have ever performed oral sex on a woman. Fifty one percent have ever had anal sex with a woman. Five percent of males in Pond Creek have ever had any kind of sex with a man, including oral or anal. Ninety nine percent of females have ever had vaginal sex with a man. Eighty nine percent have ever performed oral sex on a man. Thirty nine percent have ever had anal sex. Ten percent of females have ever had any kind of sex with a woman. People in Pond Creek 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 32 women. He has vaginal sex with 22 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 2.1 men on average. They have had 1.3 anal sex partners in their lifetime. People in Pond Creek 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. Eight percent of people use protection, like a condom or dental dam, while performing oral sex. The average person in Pond Creek has vaginal or anal sex 60 times a year. Fifty four percent have sex without using a condom. Females in Pond Creek 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 0.5 female sex partners in their lifetimes. Eighty five percent of men 18 years old and older are circumcised.

Summary

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

  • Here 98.0%
  • Grant County 97.7%
  • State 97.5%

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

  • Pond Creek 95.7%
  • Grant County 95.1%
  • State 94.5%

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

  • Here 89.0%
  • County 88.3%
  • State 86.3%

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

  • Here 51.1%
  • County 46.6%
  • Oklahoma 49.2%

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

  • Pond Creek 5.4%
  • Grant County 6.0%
  • Oklahoma 5.5%

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

  • Pond Creek 98.6%
  • County 97.8%
  • Oklahoma 97.3%

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

  • Pond Creek 89.2%
  • Grant County 86.8%
  • Oklahoma 84.6%

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

  • Pond Creek 39.1%
  • Grant County 36.0%
  • Oklahoma 38.5%

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

  • Pond Creek 9.9%
  • County 9.3%
  • State 12.5%

Average age people first had sex

  • Here 16.6
  • Grant County 17.0
  • Oklahoma 16.5

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

  • Here 31.7
  • Grant County 27.9
  • Oklahoma 28.3

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

  • Pond Creek 21.7
  • Grant County 19.2
  • Oklahoma 22.4

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

  • Pond Creek 21.1
  • County 21.9
  • Oklahoma 21.2

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

  • Here 6.1
  • Grant County 5.3
  • State 5.3

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

  • Here 2.1
  • Grant County 2.5
  • State 2.7

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

  • Pond Creek 1.3
  • County 1.2
  • Oklahoma 1.5

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

  • Here 19.8
  • Grant County 20.7
  • Oklahoma 20.2

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

  • Here 4.4
  • County 4.2
  • Oklahoma 5.1

People using protection when performing oral sex (%)

  • Here 7.7%
  • Grant County 6.8%
  • Oklahoma 9.9%

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

  • Here 60.2
  • Grant County 54.3
  • Oklahoma 63.1

People having sex without condom (%)

  • Pond Creek 53.9%
  • County 51.5%
  • State 52.8%

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

  • Pond Creek 10.2
  • Grant County 10.1
  • Oklahoma 11.3

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

  • Here 9.1
  • Grant County 8.7
  • State 9.9

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

  • Here 0.5
  • Grant County 0.4
  • Oklahoma 0.5

Circumcised males 18+ (%)

  • Here 85.5%
  • Grant County 85.6%
  • State 80.4%

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

Ten percent of households in Pond Creek 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 (%)

  • Pond Creek 9.8%
  • County 9.8%
  • State 10.5%

Households using pesticides to kill weeds (%)

  • Here 4.4%
  • Grant County 4.8%
  • State 4.3%

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

Summary

Average hours sleeping at night

  • Pond Creek 6.8
  • County 6.9
  • State 6.8

People that has trouble sleeping (%)

  • Pond Creek 35.8%
  • County 32.9%
  • State 31.8%

Fifty two percent of Pond Creek residents currently smoke cigarettes.

Summary

People smoking cigarettes (%)

  • Pond Creek 51.6%
  • County 43.3%
  • Oklahoma 54.1%

Twenty five percent of Pond Creek 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 three 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 seven 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 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 (%)

  • Pond Creek 24.6%
  • Grant County 21.0%
  • State 22.1%

People doing moderate-intensity work activities (%)

  • Pond Creek 42.7%
  • County 36.7%
  • State 37.6%

People walking or bicycling (%)

  • Pond Creek 27.1%
  • Grant County 28.4%
  • State 30.5%

People doing vigorous-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 15.3%
  • County 18.8%
  • Oklahoma 18.0%

People doing moderate-intensity recreational activities (%)

  • Here 39.8%
  • Grant County 42.7%
  • State 40.9%

Average hours a day doing sedentary activities

  • Here 6.0
  • Grant County 6.3
  • State 5.9

Average hours a day watching TV or videos

  • Pond Creek 2.9
  • County 2.8
  • State 2.8

Average hours a day using computer

  • Pond Creek 1.2
  • Grant County 1.1
  • Oklahoma 1.2

Eleven percent of Pond Creek 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 seven percent are overweight. Eighteen 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. Thirteen percent of people living in Pond Creek have ever received a blood transfusion. Nineteen percent have trouble seeing, even when wearing glasses or contact lenses. Thirty one percent of people 20 and older have arthritis. Four percent have ever been told they had gout. Five percent have congestive heart failure. Four percent have coronary heart disease. Three percent have angina, also called angina pectoris. Five 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. Nine percent have another thyroid problem. Four percent have ever had chronic bronchitis. Three percent of people had any kind of liver condition. Eleven percent have ever had cancer or a malignancy of any kind.

Summary

People with asthma (%)

  • Pond Creek 10.6%
  • Grant County 10.3%
  • State 11.2%

People with anemia (%)

  • Here 3.2%
  • County 3.2%
  • Oklahoma 3.5%

People with psoriasis (%)

  • Here 4.4%
  • Grant County 4.2%
  • Oklahoma 3.7%

People with overweight (%)

  • Here 37.2%
  • County 35.2%
  • State 33.8%

Elderly people having difficulties in thinking or remembering (%)

  • Pond Creek 17.9%
  • Grant County 17.6%
  • Oklahoma 21.9%

People who ever received blood transfusion (%)

  • Here 12.6%
  • County 13.3%
  • State 11.7%

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

  • Here 19.4%
  • County 18.1%
  • State 20.7%

People with arthritis (%)

  • Here 31.1%
  • Grant County 31.3%
  • State 26.6%

People with gout (%)

  • Here 4.4%
  • Grant County 4.8%
  • Oklahoma 3.8%

People with congestive heart failure (%)

  • Here 4.8%
  • County 4.5%
  • State 3.8%

People with coronary heart disease (%)

  • Pond Creek 4.0%
  • County 4.3%
  • Oklahoma 3.6%

People with angina pectoris (%)

  • Pond Creek 3.0%
  • County 2.9%
  • State 2.2%

People who ever had heart attack (%)

  • Pond Creek 4.8%
  • Grant County 5.0%
  • State 4.3%

People who ever had stroke (%)

  • Here 4.4%
  • Grant County 4.5%
  • Oklahoma 4.2%

People with emphysema (%)

  • Here 4.1%
  • County 4.5%
  • State 3.7%

People with thyroid problem (%)

  • Pond Creek 9.2%
  • Grant County 9.5%
  • State 7.4%

People with chronic bronchitis (%)

  • Pond Creek 4.3%
  • Grant County 4.0%
  • State 3.9%

People with any liver condition (%)

  • Pond Creek 3.1%
  • Grant County 3.2%
  • State 3.3%

People who ever had cancer or malignancy (%)

  • Pond Creek 10.8%
  • County 13.1%
  • State 8.5%

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

Sixty six percent of births in Pond Creek were vaginal deliveries. Thirty four percent of deliveries were cesarean. 99.4 percent of deliveries resulted in live births. Sixty percent of pregnancies resulted in a delivery. Fifty three percent of women breastfeed their children. Twenty six percent of women in Pond Creek have ever had a hysterectomy, including a partial hysterectomy (that is, surgery to remove their uterus or womb). Fifteen 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. Eight percent of women are currently taking birth control pills. Fifteen percent have ever used Depo-Provera or injectable birth control to prevent pregnancy. Twenty three 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 65.8%
  • Grant County 64.6%
  • Oklahoma 67.1%

Cesarean deliveries (%)

  • Pond Creek 34.2%
  • County 35.4%
  • Oklahoma 32.9%

Deliveries resulted in a live birth (%)

  • Pond Creek 99.4%
  • County 99.4%
  • State 99.4%

Pregnancies resulted in a delivery (%)

  • Here 60.4%
  • County 58.7%
  • Oklahoma 60.3%

Women breastfeeding newborns (%)

  • Here 52.7%
  • County 55.7%
  • State 52.9%

Women that had a hysterectomy (%)

  • Here 26.1%
  • County 26.5%
  • State 21.8%

Women that had both ovaries removed (%)

  • Pond Creek 14.5%
  • Grant County 15.5%
  • Oklahoma 11.8%

Women that have ever taken birth control pills (%)

  • Here 76.1%
  • County 74.6%
  • Oklahoma 72.6%

Women taking birth control pills (%)

  • Here 7.6%
  • County 8.2%
  • State 7.1%

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

  • Pond Creek 14.5%
  • County 11.3%
  • State 16.9%

Women that have ever used female hormones (%)

  • Here 23.0%
  • Grant County 24.6%
  • State 17.7%

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

People living in Pond Creek report their general health condition on average at 55 percent. Five percent of them donate blood. Excluding tests they have had as part of blood donations, 36 percent of Pond Creek residents have ever had their blood tested for the AIDS virus infection. Nine percent of people living in Pond Creek are left-handed.

Summary

General health condition (%)

  • Here 54.9%
  • Grant County 57.4%
  • Oklahoma 54.4%

Blood donors (%)

  • Here 5.1%
  • County 5.0%
  • State 4.1%

Has blood ever tested for HIV virus (%)

  • Pond Creek 36.4%
  • County 36.2%
  • State 38.7%

Left-handed people (%)

  • Here 8.8%
  • County 8.4%
  • State 8.0%

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

People in Pond Creek spend $349 per month on average on food for their families at supermarkets or grocery stores. This is 22 percent of their income. The average family in Pond Creek spends $72 on food at other stores monthly. This is four percent of their income. They spend $131 on eating out, including cafeterias at work or at school or on vending machines. This is seven percent of their income. They also spend $22 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 $349
  • Grant County $360
  • State $361

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

  • Here 21.9%
  • Grant County 20.1%
  • Oklahoma 24.8%

Money monthly spent on food at other stores

  • Here $72
  • County $71
  • State $73

Income spent on food at other stores (%)

  • Pond Creek 4.3%
  • Grant County 3.4%
  • State 4.2%

Money monthly spent on eating out

  • Here $131
  • County $158
  • State $130

Income spent on eating out (%)

  • Pond Creek 6.8%
  • County 6.3%
  • Oklahoma 6.7%

Money monthly spent on carryout/delivered foods

  • Pond Creek $22
  • Grant County $26
  • Oklahoma $27

Income spent on carryout/delivered foods (%)

  • Here 1.4%
  • Grant County 1.1%
  • State 1.2%

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

People living in Pond Creek report their general condition of hearing on average at 76 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 four percent of people can hear a normal voice across a quiet room. Twenty two percent of Pond Creek 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. Seventeen percent of people in Pond Creek had off-work exposure to loud noise.

Summary

Average condition of hearing (%)

  • Here 76.5%
  • Grant County 76.8%
  • Oklahoma 78.1%

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

  • Pond Creek 74.7%
  • Grant County 77.3%
  • Oklahoma 77.4%

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

  • Pond Creek 94.0%
  • County 94.6%
  • State 94.6%

Ears ringing, roaring, buzzing (%)

  • Pond Creek 22.4%
  • County 21.0%
  • Oklahoma 21.6%

Had a job exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Pond Creek 49.4%
  • County 42.8%
  • State 45.6%

Had off-work exposure to loud noise (%)

  • Here 16.7%
  • County 15.0%
  • State 15.9%

Twenty eight percent of Pond Creek 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 (%)

  • Pond Creek 28.0%
  • Grant County 30.0%
  • Oklahoma 26.8%

Twenty percent of Pond Creek 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 eight percent are limited in the kind or amount of work they can do because of physical, mental or emotional problems. Ten percent have difficulty walking without using any special equipment. Eleven percent are limited in any way because of difficulty remembering or because they experience periods of confusion. Nine 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 20.3%
  • Grant County 18.4%
  • Oklahoma 20.1%

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

  • Here 27.7%
  • Grant County 25.5%
  • State 26.3%

People that need special equipment to walk (%)

  • Here 9.8%
  • Grant County 9.9%
  • Oklahoma 9.8%

People experiencing confusion/memory problems (%)

  • Pond Creek 10.5%
  • Grant County 9.8%
  • State 10.8%

People requiring special healthcare equipment (%)

  • Here 8.7%
  • County 9.2%
  • State 8.1%
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