Overview

Introduction to Henryetta, Oklahoma

Henryetta, Oklahoma, in Okmulgee county, is 43 miles S of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma and 49 miles S of Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Henryetta History

Henryetta is located in Okmulgee County. The city was named in honor of Henry and Etta Beard. Some of the famous former and current residents of the city of Henryetta include rodeo favorites Terry Don West and Jim Shoulders, and actress Alice Ghostley.

Henryetta and nearby Attractions

  • Henryetta Territorial Museum
  • Okmulgee State Park
  • Deep Fork National Wildlife Refuge
  • Woody Guthrie House

Things To Do In Henryetta

The Henryetta Territorial Museum provides absorbing insights into the history of this area. The Nichols Park is a National Historic Site and is the largest park of the city. It includes three covered picnic areas, a fishing dock and a sandy beach. The park is home to a variety of wildlife. The Henryetta Country Club and Golf Course provides excellent facilities for golf enthusiasts. Henryetta also hosts several festivals like the Dee Boone Days and the Jim Shoulders Spring Roundup Rodeo every year.

Henryetta Transportation

Flights are available from Tulsa International Airport.

Henryetta Higher Education

Oral Roberts University, the University of Tulsa and Tulsa Community College are the centers of higher education located nearby.

Demographics

People

Total Population5,671
Male Share of the Population47.8%
Female Share of the Population52.2%
Senior Citizens22.5%
Employed Population 16+1,722
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married42.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.4%
Median Earnings25+$26,839
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$25,333
Median Earnings With High School Degree$18,616

Wealth

Median Family Income$42,530
% Above Poverty Level76.4%
% Below Poverty Level23.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home4.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone34.4%
Median Gross Rent$689
Median House Value$59,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)39.9%
English10.1%
German8.1%
Irish7.9%
Italian3.2%
French Except Basque2.8%
Scottish1.7%
Portuguese0.9%
Welsh0.8%
Polish0.8%
Dutch0.5%
West Indian0.5%
Swedish0.3%
Russian0.3%
Canadian0.2%
Austrian0.2%
Czech0.2%
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Henryetta Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyOkmulgee County
Standard Zip Codes74437
Phone Area Codes918
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude35.44
Approximate Longitude-95.98

Henryetta Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationOKMULGEE WATER WORKS
Distance12.4 miles
Jan Temp23 to 48 F
Apr Temp46 to 72 F
Jul Temp69 to 93 F
Oct Temp47 to 75 F
Annual Precip43.4 inches
StationEUFAULA 6 SSW
Distance27.9 miles
Jan Temp30 to 48 F
Apr Temp51 to 74 F
Jul Temp73 to 94 F
Oct Temp54 to 75 F
Annual Precip45.9 inches
StationBIXBY
Distance38 miles
Jan Temp24 to 46 F
Apr Temp46 to 72 F
Jul Temp70 to 93 F
Oct Temp47 to 74 F
Annual Precip40.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Dewar852$43,281
Grayson135$40,000
Hoffman106$33,125
Okmulgee12,024$36,611
Schulter392$38,333
Weleetka875$41,875

Henryetta Public Libraries

Henryetta Public Library
518 W. MAIN
Henryetta, Oklahoma
(918) 652-7377

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Henryetta Hospitals

Hillcrest Hospital Henryetta Dewey
(Proprietary)
Dewey Bartlett & Main Streets
(918) 650-1100

Henryetta Public Schools

Henryetta Es
1801 Troy Aikman Drive
ZIP: 74437
(918) 652-6587
Primary
Total Enrollment 702
Henryetta Hs
1801 Troy Aikman Drive
ZIP: 74437
(918) 652-6571
High
Total Enrollment 285
Henryetta Ms
1801 Troy Aikman Drive
ZIP: 74437
(918) 652-6578
Middle
Total Enrollment 262
Ryal Public School
110535 S 3960 Rd
ZIP: 74437
(918) 652-7461
Primary
Total Enrollment 69
Wilson Es
8867 Chestnut Road
ZIP: 74437
(918) 652-3375
Primary
Total Enrollment 159
Wilson Hs
8867 Chestnut Road
ZIP: 74437
(918) 652-3384
High
Total Enrollment 77
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