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People

Total Population 3,149
Male Share of the Population 49.9%
Female Share of the Population 50.1%
Senior Citizens 16.4%
Employed Population 16+ 1,398
Age of the Population 35

Families

% of people married 44.9%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 21.2%
Median Earnings25+ $27,864
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $20,536
Median Earnings With High School Degree $25,518

Wealth

Median Family Income $52,763
% Above Poverty Level 81.3%
% Below Poverty Level 18.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 16 minutes
% Working from Home 2.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.7%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 31.3%
Median Gross Rent $583
Median House Value $64,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 28.1%
US/American 0%
English 11%
Irish 12.1%

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

Tonkawa Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 70 miles S of Wichita, Kansas
County Kay
Standard Zip Codes 74653
Phone Area Codes 580
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 36.678
Longitude -97.309

Tonkawa 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 BLACKWELL
Distance 8.5 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 43 F
Apr Temp 43 to 69 F
Jul Temp 69 to 95 F
Oct Temp 47 to 73 F
Annual Precip 35.3 inches
Station BILLINGS
Distance 12.7 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 44 F
Apr Temp 44 to 70 F
Jul Temp 71 to 94 F
Oct Temp 48 to 73 F
Annual Precip 35.8 inches
Station NEWKIRK 1 NW
Distance 19.6 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 42 F
Apr Temp 44 to 68 F
Jul Temp 70 to 92 F
Oct Temp 48 to 72 F
Annual Precip 37.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Billings 519 $42,083
Blackwell 6,932 $42,813
Deer Creek 143 $60,625
Lamont 298 $50,750
Marland 282 $24,018
Ponca City 24,846 $51,594

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

Tonkawa Public Libraries

Library
Tonkawa Public Library
216 N. SEVENTH
Tonkawa, Oklahoma
(580) 628-3366

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  • Features small class sizes, with a student-to-faculty ratio of 23 to 1.
  • 88% of Regent University students receive financial aid, with $18 million awarded in institutional scholarships & aid each year.
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  • BS in Business Administration - Project Management
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  • AAS in Information Technology - Network Administration
  • Ranked among the Best Online Bachelor's Programs in 2015 by U.S. News and World Report.
  • Lets undergrad students try classes before paying any tuition.
  • Has an average class sizes of 18 for undergraduate and 13 for graduate-level courses.
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Programs
  • Graphic Design, Bachelor of Science (Online)
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  • Full Sail’s curriculum combines elements of creativity, art, business and life skills, technical prowess, and academic achievement.
  • Full Sail offers accelerated programs, so a degree that would normally take four years takes 24 months on average.
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Programs
  • Online Master of Social Work
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  • Ranked one of the Top Public Schools in 2017 by U.S. News and World Report.
  • Founded in 1766 as a public institution; it has a main campus in New Brunswick, New Jersey and offers many programs online.
  • Has an average freshman retention rate of 91.8%.
  • Its student-faculty ratio is 14:1, and 38% of its classes have fewer than 20 students.
  • Has famous alumni including chef and restauranteur Mario Batali, author Junot Diaz, actor James Gandolfini, and former U.S. Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky.

Tonkawa High Schools

TONKAWA HS
500 EAST NORTH AVENUE
580-628-2566
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 222 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 37

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