East Tillman, Oklahoma

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Population in July 2007: 1,406.
Males: 679  (48.3%)
Females: 727  (51.7%)
Median resident age:

39.5 years
Oklahoma median age:

35.5 years

Zip code: 73553

Estimated median household income in 2019: $44,100 (it was $25,169 in 2000)
East Tillman:

$44,100
OK:

$54,449

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $23,698 (it was $14,744 in 2000)

East Tillman CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $78,528 (it was $41,300 in 2000)
East Tillman:

$78,528
OK:

$147,000

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $99,975; detached houses: $96,497; townhouses or other attached units: $92,268; mobile homes: $141,761
March 2019 cost of living index in East Tillman: 80.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in East Tillman, OK (2000)
    • 1,16272.4%White alone
    • 23614.7%Hispanic
    • 1076.7%Black alone
    • 563.5%American Indian alone
    • 412.6%Two or more races
    • 20.1%Asian alone

Races in East Tillman detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 281.9 square miles.

Population density: 5.0 people per square mile   (very low).

East Tillman, Oklahoma map
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
East Tillman CCD:

0.6% ($233)
Oklahoma:

0.8% ($523)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lawton, OK (27.4 miles , pop. 92,757).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (105.8 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (152.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Loveland, OK (1.7 miles),
Grandfield, OK (2.3 miles ),
Hollister, OK (3.0 miles),
Chattanooga, OK (3.0 miles ),
Devol, OK (3.3 miles),
Faxon, OK (3.7 miles),
Southwest Cotton, OK (4.0 miles ),
Randlett, OK (4.1 miles )

Latitude: 34.30 N, Longitude: 98.72 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 580

Distribution of median household income in East Tillman, OK in 2019
East Tillman satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.9%
Oklahoma:

5.8%
Most common industries in East Tillman, OK (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (15.1%)
  • Educational services (11.9%)
  • Health care (9.3%)
  • Public administration (7.2%)
  • Construction (6.8%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (23.1%)
  • Construction (11.7%)
  • Public administration (8.5%)
  • Repair & maintenance (7.1%)
  • Educational services (6.3%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (6.3%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (18.9%)
  • Health care (18.5%)
  • Public administration (5.6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.5%)
Most common occupations in East Tillman, OK (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (11.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (17.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.7%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.9%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)

Average climate in East Tillman, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2016 was 52.0. This is significantly better than average.

City:

52.0
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2016 was 31.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.6
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

East Tillman-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 127% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1964, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 30.6 miles away from the East Tillman place center killed 7 people and injured 111 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/24/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.9 miles away from the place center killed 4 people and injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

East Tillman-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Oklahoma state average. It is 637% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 139.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 178.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML) earthquake occurred 147.0 miles away from East Tillman center
On 2/13/2016 at 17:07:06, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 5.2 mi) earthquake occurred 151.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/2016 at 01:44:24, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 2.8 mi) earthquake occurred 159.4 miles away from East Tillman center
On 11/8/2011 at 02:46:57, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 138.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Tillman County (29) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 17, Storms: 16, Tornadoes: 10, Winter Storms: 9, Winds: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to East Tillman:

  • Cameron University (about 27 miles; Lawton, OK; Full-time enrollment: 4,695)
  • Midwestern State University (about 32 miles; Wichita Falls, TX; FT enrollment: 4,901)
  • Vernon College (about 36 miles; Vernon, TX; FT enrollment: 2,216)
  • Western Oklahoma State College (about 44 miles; Altus, OK; FT enrollment: 2,054)
  • Southwestern Oklahoma State University (about 86 miles; Weatherford, OK; FT enrollment: 4,126)
  • University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus (about 96 miles; Norman, OK; FT enrollment: 22,496)
  • Mid-America Christian University (about 98 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,869)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in East Tillman: Grandfield Ambulance Service (A), Hammsville Fire Department (B), Grandfield Volunteer Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Schofield Cemetery (1), Grandfield Cemetery (2), Eschiti Cemetery (3), Amyx Cemetery (4), Loveland Cemetery (5), Chattanooga Cemetery (6), Devol Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Jack Creek Site 7 Reservoir (A), Jack Creek Site 3 Reservoir (B), Jack Creek Site 8 Reservoir (C), Jack Creek Site 9 Reservoir (D), Jack Creek Site 2b Reservoir (E), Jack Creek Site 2a Reservoir (F), Jack Creek Site 2 Reservoir (G), Jack Creek Site 1 Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Bule Creek (A), Brush Creek (B), Curtis Creek (C), Augur Creek (D), Tenth Cavalry Creek (E), Jack Creek (F), Horse Creek (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in East Tillman: Lake Murray Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tillman County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.4 people
Oklahoma:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

67.6%
Whole state:

66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

5.5%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

21.7%
Whole state:

14.7%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

6.8%
Whole state:

6.1%
28 people in nursing homes in 2000

For population 15 years and over in East Tillman:

Marital status in East Tillman, OK
  • Never married: 18.6%
  • Now married: 64.7%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 7.2%

For population 25 years and over in East Tillman:

  • High school or higher: 73.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.3
Oklahoma average:

11.7

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for East Tillman, OK (based on Tillman County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,00222
Mainline Protestant1,2517
Catholic1501
Black Protestant1231
Other17-
None449-
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. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Tillman County:

4.93 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

2.46 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Here:

6.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
This county:

4.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.89 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

13.0%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

31.1%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Strongest AM radio stations in East Tillman:

  • KCAF (990 AM; 10 kW; FARMERSVILLE, TX; Owner: RENAISSANCE RADIO, INC.)
  • KWFS (1290 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KJON (850 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ANADARKO, OK; Owner: CARROLLTON BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, LP)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in East Tillman:

  • KSYE (91.5 FM; FREDERICK, OK; Owner: CRISWELL CENTER FOR BIBLICAL STUDIES)
  • KYYI (104.7 FM; BURKBURNETT, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KNIN-FM (92.9 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWFS-FM (102.3 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KZCD (94.1 FM; LAWTON, OK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLAW (101.3 FM; LAWTON, OK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBZS (106.3 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLUR (99.9 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KQXC-FM (103.9 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KOLI (94.9 FM; ELECTRA, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KBZQ (99.5 FM; LAWTON, OK; Owner: WILLIAM R. FRITSCH, JR.)
  • KTEO (90.5 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CORNERSTONE UNIVERSITY)
  • KMOC (89.5 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN SERVICE FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KVRW (107.3 FM; LAWTON, OK; Owner: PAT-TOWER, INC.)
  • KJCM (100.3 FM; SNYDER, OK; Owner: ALTUS EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • KYBE (95.9 FM; FREDERICK, OK; Owner: TOMAR BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KMGZ (95.3 FM; LAWTON, OK; Owner: BROADCO OF TEXAS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around East Tillman:

  • KSWO-TV (Channel 7; LAWTON, OK; Owner: KSWO TELEVISION COMPANY, INC.)
  • KJTL (Channel 18; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K47DK (Channel 47; GRANDFIELD, OK; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFDX-TV (Channel 3; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF WICHITA FALLS, L.L.C.)
  • KAUZ-TV (Channel 6; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF WICHITA FALLS, LLC)
  • K38GL (Channel 38; LAWTON, OK; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K53DS (Channel 53; LAWTON, OK; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K24AD (Channel 24; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: NORTH TEXAS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in East Tillman, OK
  • 59.4%Utility gas
  • 21.3%Electricity
  • 17.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%No fuel used
  • 0.8%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in East Tillman, OK
  • 69.1%Utility gas
  • 15.4%Electricity
  • 11.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.4%Other fuel


East Tillman compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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