Allen, Oklahoma

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Allen, Oklahoma

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Allen strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Oklahoma):

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Comparative Profile of Allen, Oklahoma

Comparing Allen to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Oklahoma (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Senior Citizens 8 9
Female Share of the Population 8 8
Age of the Population 6 8
Racial Diversity 5 3
Children Under 5 Years Old 4 2
Male Share of the Population 3 3
Well-Paid Single Men 1 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 5 5
Average Household Size 4 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 4 5
People Above Poverty 2 4
People in Middle Class or Better 1 3
Median Family Income 1 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 6 5
Short Commute Times 5 4
Public Transportation Use 4 5
Working at Home 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 10 7
Affordability of Rents 8 6
People Living Alone 7 7
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 7 8
Housing Recently Built 6 5
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 1

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Allen Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 62 miles E of Norman, Oklahoma (center to center)
Nearest Large City 74 miles SE of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
County Pontotoc
Standard Zip Codes 74825
Phone Area Codes 580
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.878
Longitude -96.412

Allen Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 12.1 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 48 F
Apr Temp 47 to 71 F
Jul Temp 70 to 93 F
Oct Temp 49 to 74 F
Annual Precip 41.1 inches
Station ADA
Distance 16.8 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 50 F
Apr Temp 48 to 73 F
Jul Temp 71 to 93 F
Oct Temp 51 to 75 F
Annual Precip 41.2 inches
Distance 35.7 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 50 F
Apr Temp 50 to 73 F
Jul Temp 71 to 93 F
Oct Temp 51 to 76 F
Annual Precip 45.3 inches
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Allen Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 951 100%
Male 442 46.5%
Female 509 53.5%
Under 18 249 26.2%
18+ 702 73.8%
65+ 197 20.7%
Median Age 38.6
Average Family Size 3.03
White 735 77.3%
African-American 4 0.4%
Asian 1 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 136 14.3%
Other 9 0.9%
Mixed Race 66 6.9%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 19 2%

Estimated Allen Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 957
Growth 6
Growth % 0.6%

Allen Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 41.3%
US/American 19.5%
German 13.2%
Irish 7.3%
English 6.1%
Scotch-Irish 2.6%
Dutch West Indian 2.2%
Polish 1.8%
Norwegian 1.4%
French (except Basque) 1.4%
Scottish 1.2%
Australian 0.6%
Czechoslovakian 0.4%
European 0.4%
Dutch 0.4%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Allen 951 $26,845
Ada 15,691 $31,805
Calvin 279 $23,409
Francis 332 $26,094
Holdenville 4,732 $27,175
Sasakwa 150 $24,286
Stonewall 465 $22,813

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Allen Public Library
Allen, Oklahoma
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Allen High Schools (2004)

Serves 120 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 21.8

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