Okarche, Oklahoma

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Okarche, Oklahoma

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. State)
Top 1% trophy Okarche Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. State)
Top 2% trophy Okarche People in Middle Class or Better
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. State)
Top 5% trophy Okarche Well-Paid Single Men
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. State)
Top 6% Okarche Well-Paid Single Women
Median Family Income
(vs. State)
Top 8% Okarche Median Family Income

Comparative Profile of Okarche, Oklahoma

Comparing Okarche 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
Well-Paid Single Men 8 10
Well-Paid Single Women 7 10
Male Share of the Population 7 8
Age of the Population 6 8
Racial Diversity 6 4
Senior Citizens 6 5
Female Share of the Population 4 3
Children Under 5 Years Old 4 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 7 8
Average Household Size 5 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 9 10
People in Middle Class or Better 9 10
College Educated Adults 8 9
Median Family Income 7 10

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 7 8
Short Commute Times 6 5
Working at Home 3 4
Walking and Biking to Work 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 8 2
Housing Recently Built 7 7
Affordability of Rents 7 5
People Living Alone 5 4
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 4 4
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 2

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Okarche Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 28 miles W of Edmond, Oklahoma (center to center)
Nearest Large City 30 miles NW of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
County Kingfisher
Metro Area Oklahoma City
Standard Zip Codes 73762
Phone Area Codes 405
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.72
Longitude -97.97

Okarche Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 9.8 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 46 F
Apr Temp 45 to 70 F
Jul Temp 70 to 94 F
Oct Temp 48 to 74 F
Annual Precip 32.8 inches
Distance 26.6 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 46 F
Apr Temp 45 to 70 F
Jul Temp 71 to 94 F
Oct Temp 48 to 73 F
Annual Precip 31.4 inches
Distance 27.4 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 45 F
Apr Temp 44 to 69 F
Jul Temp 70 to 94 F
Oct Temp 48 to 73 F
Annual Precip 32.5 inches
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Okarche Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,110 100%
Male 541 48.7%
Female 569 51.3%
Under 18 293 26.4%
18+ 817 73.6%
65+ 175 15.8%
Median Age 38.7
Average Family Size 3
White 1,043 94%
African-American 6 0.5%
Asian 3 0.3%
American Indian & Alaskan 20 1.8%
Other 18 1.6%
Mixed Race 20 1.8%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 23 2.1%

Estimated Okarche Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,158
Growth 48
Growth % 4.3%

Okarche 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
German 61.7%
US/American 9.4%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 7.7%
Irish 6.1%
English 2.3%
French (except Basque) 1.8%
Scottish 1.4%
Scotch-Irish 1.4%
Dutch West Indian 1.3%
Dutch 1.1%
Czech 1%
Czechoslovakian 0.9%
Italian 0.8%
Polish 0.6%
Austrian 0.4%
Swedish 0.4%
Slovak 0.4%
Welsh 0.3%
Macedonian 0.3%
French Canadian 0.2%
Norwegian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Okarche 1,110 $46,875
Calumet 535 $37,679
Cashion 635 $44,844
Dover 367 $36,563
El Reno 16,212 $39,106
Kingfisher 4,380 $47,037
Piedmont 3,650 $57,121
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Okarche High Schools (2004)

Serves 109 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 83.8

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1. Tunnel Hill, Georgia 86.9   18.5% 12.9% 12.3% 22 $49,531 5.9% 5.5% 1,209 9.6% 89.3 0.6% 10.8
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