North Garfield, Oklahoma

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Population in July 2007: 3,149.
Males: 1,566  (49.7%)
Females: 1,583  (50.3%)
Median resident age:

40.1 years
Oklahoma median age:

35.5 years

Zip code: 73701

Estimated median household income in 2019: $59,525 (it was $35,357 in 2000)
North Garfield:

$59,525
OK:

$54,449

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $29,683 (it was $17,522 in 2000)

North Garfield CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $106,664 (it was $52,100 in 2000)
North Garfield:

$106,664
OK:

$147,000
March 2019 cost of living index in North Garfield: 81.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in North Garfield, OK (2000)
    • 3,02595.6%White alone
    • 541.7%American Indian alone
    • 421.3%Two or more races
    • 300.9%Hispanic
    • 90.3%Black alone
    • 30.09%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.03%Asian alone

Races in North Garfield detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 375.3 square miles.

Population density: 8.4 people per square mile   (very low).

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

0.6% ($288)
Oklahoma:

0.8% ($523)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Edmond, OK (60.3 miles , pop. 68,315).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (71.3 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (261.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Breckenridge, OK (1.9 miles ),
Kremlin, OK (2.4 miles ),
Hunter, OK (2.5 miles),
North Enid, OK (2.9 miles ),
Garber, OK (3.2 miles ),
Fairmont, OK (3.2 miles),
Enid, OK (3.2 miles ),
Pond Creek, OK (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 36.50 N, Longitude: 97.74 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 580

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

5.6%
Oklahoma:

5.8%
Most common industries in North Garfield, OK (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (12.4%)
  • Health care (11.2%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Construction (6.2%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (4.1%)
  • Public administration (3.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (19.9%)
  • Construction (9.5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (5.5%)
  • Health care (4.5%)
  • Educational services (3.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.4%)
  • Educational services (10.4%)
  • Social assistance (7.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.9%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.6%)
  • Personal & laundry services (3.6%)
Most common occupations in North Garfield, OK (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (9.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (15.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.4%)

Average climate in North Garfield, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

North Garfield, Oklahoma average temperatures North Garfield, Oklahoma average precipitation North Garfield, Oklahoma humidity North Garfield, Oklahoma wind speed North Garfield, Oklahoma snowfall North Garfield, Oklahoma sunshine North Garfield, Oklahoma clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2000 was 48.9. This is significantly better than average.

City:

48.9
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2000 was 6.96. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.96
U.S.:

5.56

Tornado activity:

North Garfield-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 160% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/25/1955, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 29.9 miles away from the North Garfield place center killed 20 people and injured 280 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/26/1991, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.7 miles away from the place center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

North Garfield-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Oklahoma state average. It is 942% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 45.5 miles away from North Garfield center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 86.4 miles away from North Garfield center
On 2/13/2016 at 17:07:06, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 5.2 mi) earthquake occurred 53.7 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 63.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/12/2014 at 21:40:00, a magnitude 4.9 (4.9 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 53.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/2015 at 09:49:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 24.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Garfield County (20) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Winter Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near North Garfield:

  • NORTHERN OKLAHOMA RESOURCE CENTER OF ENID (Hospital, about 8 miles away; ENID, OK)
  • ENID SENIOR CARE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ENID, OK)
  • UNIVERSITY NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ENID, OK)
  • THE LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ENID, OK)
  • PEKRUL MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ENID, OK)
  • SUNNY SIDE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ENID, OK)
  • ROSS HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; ENID, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to North Garfield:

  • Northern Oklahoma College (about 28 miles; Tonkawa, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,414)
  • Oklahoma State University-Main Campus (about 46 miles; Stillwater, OK; FT enrollment: 21,700)
  • Langston University (about 47 miles; Langston, OK; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Cowley County Community College (about 55 miles; Arkansas City, KS; FT enrollment: 3,173)
  • University of Central Oklahoma (about 61 miles; Edmond, OK; FT enrollment: 13,790)
  • Oklahoma Christian University (about 64 miles; Edmond, OK; FT enrollment: 2,173)
  • Southern Nazarene University (about 69 miles; Bethany, OK; FT enrollment: 2,064)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in North Garfield: Union School (A), Garber Emergency Medical Services (B), Hunter Volunteer Fire Department (C), Hillsdale Fire Department (D), Kremlin Fire Department (E), Garber Fire Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in North Garfield include: Hillsdale Bible Church (A), Methodist Church (B), Immanuel Lutheran Church (C), Christian Church (D), Baptist Church (E), Assembly of God Church (F), Mennonite Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: White Cemetery (1), Garber Lutheran Cemetery (2), Heitholt Cemetery (3), Immanuel Cemetery (4), Mennonite Brethren of Enid Cemetery (5), Hillsdale Cemetery (6), Garber Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Upper Black Bear Creek Site 31 Reservoir (A), Upper Black Bear Creek Site 30 Reservoir (B), Upper Black Bear Creek Site 29 Reservoir (C), Upper Red Rock Creek Site 46 Reservoir (D), Upper Red Rock Creek Site 45 Reservoir (E), Upper Red Rock Creek Site 44 Reservoir (F), Upper Red Rock Creek Site 43 Reservoir (G), Upper Red Rock Creek Site 42 Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Hereford Creek (A), Wolf Creek (B), Ranch Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Garfield 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:

2.6 people
Oklahoma:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

76.2%
Whole state:

66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

4.5%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

8.5%
Whole state:

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

4.1%
Whole state:

6.1%
6 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010

For population 15 years and over in North Garfield:

Marital status in North Garfield, OK
  • Never married: 15.6%
  • Now married: 69.4%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 8.1%

For population 25 years and over in North Garfield:

  • High school or higher: 84.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Oklahoma average:

11.7

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for North Garfield, OK (based on Garfield County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant20,28485
Mainline Protestant8,65127
Catholic3,7433
Other1,2214
Black Protestant7775
None25,904-
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: 9
This county:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.20 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Garfield County:

2.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
This county:

4.52 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
This county:

6.09 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

6.89 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

10.2%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Garfield County:

31.7%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

6.75% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($47,798 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.75%
Oklahoma average:

7.30%

0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($893 average AGI)
Garfield County:

0.11%
Oklahoma average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Oklahoma County, OK  0.41% ($37,258 average AGI)
from El Paso County, CO  0.36% ($32,854)
from Kingfisher County, OK  0.17% ($44,333)


8.76% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($51,658 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.76%
Oklahoma average:

7.47%

0.13% of residents moved to foreign countries ($752 average AGI)
Garfield County:

0.13%
Oklahoma average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Oklahoma County, OK  0.92% ($60,376 average AGI)
to Tulsa County, OK  0.36% ($130,440)
to Kay County, OK  0.30% ($27,377)

Strongest AM radio stations in North Garfield:

  • KCRC (1390 AM; 10 kW; ENID, OK; Owner: CHISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KGWA (960 AM; 1 kW; ENID, OK; Owner: WILLIAMS CAPITOL CORPORATION)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KMUS (1380 AM; 20 kW; MUSKOGEE, OK; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WKY (930 AM; 5 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFTI (1070 AM; 10 kW; WICHITA, KS; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WWLS (640 AM; 5 kW; MOORE, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)

Strongest FM radio stations in North Garfield:

  • KQBL (96.9 FM; ENID, OK; Owner: CHAMPLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOFM (103.1 FM; ENID, OK; Owner: WILLIAMS CAPITOL CORPORATION)
  • KBVV (91.1 FM; ENID, OK; Owner: ENID EDUCATIONAL B/CTING FOUNDATION)
  • KXLS (95.7 FM; LAHOMA, OK; Owner: CHISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KNID (99.7 FM; ALVA, OK; Owner: CHRISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOSU-FM (91.7 FM; STILLWATER, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KSPI-FM (93.7 FM; STILLWATER, OK; Owner: STILLWATER BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • K202BY (88.3 FM; ENID, OK; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • K208BV (89.5 FM; ENID, ETC., OK; Owner: CREATIVE EDUCATIONAL MEDIA CORP. INC)
  • K212EL (90.3 FM; ENID, OK; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around North Garfield:

  • K45EJ (Channel 45; ENID, OK; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY COMPANY)
  • KWTV (Channel 9; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: GRIFFIN ENTITIES, L.L.C.)
  • KXOK-LP (Channel 32; ENID, OK; Owner: MEDIA MANICS INCORPORATED)
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in North Garfield, OK
  • 36.2%Electricity
  • 35.7%Utility gas
  • 25.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Wood
  • 0.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.4%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in North Garfield, OK
  • 43.8%Utility gas
  • 36.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 16.3%Electricity
  • 1.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.5%Wood
  • 0.5%Other fuel


North Garfield compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage 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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