Wakita, Oklahoma

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Wakita Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 64 miles SW of Wichita, Kansas
County Grant
Standard Zip Codes 73771
Phone Area Codes 580
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 36.883
Longitude -97.921

Wakita Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 13.8 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 45 F
Apr Temp 43 to 70 F
Jul Temp 70 to 96 F
Oct Temp 46 to 75 F
Annual Precip 34.6 inches
Distance 14.9 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 44 F
Apr Temp 45 to 70 F
Jul Temp 70 to 96 F
Oct Temp 47 to 73 F
Annual Precip 31.2 inches
Distance 19.4 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 42 F
Apr Temp 43 to 68 F
Jul Temp 70 to 94 F
Oct Temp 47 to 72 F
Annual Precip 31.6 inches
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Wakita Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 420 100%
Male 194 46.2%
Female 226 53.8%
Under 18 84 20%
18+ 336 80%
65+ 123 29.3%
Median Age 45.8
Average Family Size 2.94
White 406 96.7%
African-American 1 0.2%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 10 2.4%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 3 0.7%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 1 0.2%

Estimated Wakita Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 396
Growth -24
Growth % -5.7%

Wakita 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 29%
Irish 19%
English 11.8%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 10.4%
US/American 9.5%
Swedish 6.3%
French (except Basque) 5%
French Canadian 4.5%
Czech 1.4%
Dutch 0.9%
Scotch-Irish 0.9%
Polish 0.9%
Czechoslovakian 0.5%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Wakita 420 $34,792
Deer Creek 147 $40,625
Jet 230 $31,250
Manchester 104 $36,250
Medford 1,172 $38,571
Nash 224 $39,375
Pond Creek 896 $36,346
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Wakita High Schools (2004)

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