Carney, Oklahoma

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Carney, Oklahoma

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

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Public Transportation Use
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Top 2% trophy Carney Public Transportation Use
Affordability of Property Taxes
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Top 10% Carney Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Carney, Oklahoma

Comparing Carney 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
Children Under 5 Years Old 9 10
Male Share of the Population 6 7
Racial Diversity 6 4
Female Share of the Population 5 4
Age of the Population 3 4
Well-Paid Single Men 2 4
Senior Citizens 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 7 8
Portion of People Married 6 6


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

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 9 10
Working at Home 2 2
Short Commute Times 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 10 5
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 8 10
Housing Recently Built 8 8
Affordability of Rents 8 6
People Living Alone 4 3
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 4

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Carney Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 28 miles E of Edmond, Oklahoma (center to center)
Nearest Large City 36 miles NE of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
County Lincoln
Standard Zip Codes 74832
Phone Area Codes 405
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.808
Longitude -97.012

Carney Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station CHANDLER 1
Distance 10.4 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 47 F
Apr Temp 47 to 71 F
Jul Temp 71 to 93 F
Oct Temp 49 to 74 F
Annual Precip 37.2 inches
Distance 18.3 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 46 F
Apr Temp 48 to 71 F
Jul Temp 71 to 93 F
Oct Temp 50 to 73 F
Annual Precip 38.1 inches
Station MEEKER 5 W
Distance 21.4 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 46 F
Apr Temp 45 to 70 F
Jul Temp 69 to 90 F
Oct Temp 48 to 72 F
Annual Precip 38 inches
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Carney Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 649 100%
Male 314 48.4%
Female 335 51.6%
Under 18 201 31%
18+ 448 69%
65+ 65 10%
Median Age 35
Average Family Size 3.03
White 563 86.7%
African-American 7 1.1%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 52 8%
Other 4 0.6%
Mixed Race 23 3.5%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 8 1.2%

Estimated Carney Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 644
Growth -5
Growth % -0.8%

Carney 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) 30%
US/American 18.4%
German 16.3%
Irish 14.3%
English 6.1%
French (except Basque) 5%
Scotch-Irish 3.8%
Scottish 2.9%
European 2%
Italian 1.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Carney 649 $29,688
Agra 356 $30,781
Chandler 2,842 $35,744
Kendrick 138 $26,667
Perkins 2,272 $38,580
Tryon 448 $27,361
Wellston 825 $33,906
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Carney High Schools (2004)

Serves 83 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.2

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