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People

Total Population 3,077
Male Share of the Population 49%
Female Share of the Population 51%
Senior Citizens 17.8%
Employed Population 16+ 1,032
Age of the Population 38

Families

% of people married 43.6%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 12.8%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $30,000
% Above Poverty Level 63%
% Below Poverty Level 37%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 15 minutes
% Working from Home 5.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 7.4%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 26.9%
Median Gross Rent $540
Median House Value $77,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 46.1%
US/American 0%
English 3.2%
Irish 10%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Atoka Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 86 miles N of McKinney, Texas (center to center)
Nearest Large City 108 miles SE of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
County Atoka
Standard Zip Codes 74525, 74542
Phone Area Codes 580
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.385
Longitude -96.128

Atoka Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station ATOKA DAM
Distance 5.7 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 49 F
Apr Temp 49 to 73 F
Jul Temp 71 to 94 F
Oct Temp 52 to 76 F
Annual Precip 42.8 inches
Station ANTLERS
Distance 28.9 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 52 F
Apr Temp 49 to 75 F
Jul Temp 70 to 94 F
Oct Temp 50 to 77 F
Annual Precip 46.1 inches
Station DURANT
Distance 30 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 51 F
Apr Temp 48 to 73 F
Jul Temp 71 to 93 F
Oct Temp 50 to 77 F
Annual Precip 46.2 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Atoka, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Farris (74542)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Caney 212 $33,125
Coalgate 1,998 $43,958
Lehigh 328 $44,167
Phillips 110 $41,250
Stringtown 340 $45,893
Wapanucka 376 $31,786

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Atoka Hospitals

ATOKA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
(Government - Local)
1501 SOUTH VIRGINIA AVENUE
(580) 889-3333
Emergency Service: Yes

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Atoka High Schools

(Sorted by Number of Students)

ATOKA HS
800 GREATHOUSE DRIVE
580-889-3361
Serves 371 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 17.3

TUSHKA HS
204 SOUTH PECAN AVENUE
580-889-7355
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 139 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 22.1

Atoka Colleges

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