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Demographics

People

Total Population1,025
Male Share of the Population49%
Female Share of the Population51%
Senior Citizens22%
Employed Population 16+332
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married47.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher8.4%
Median Earnings25+$29,609
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$32,031
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$40,486
% Above Poverty Level77.7%
% Below Poverty Level22.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home0.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone31.2%
Median Gross Rent$514
Median House Value$66,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)48.2%
English16.8%
Irish15.2%
German8.2%
French Except Basque3.5%
Scottish1.6%
Italian0.8%
Australian0.7%
Dutch0.4%
West Indian0.4%
Canadian0.3%
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Wister Almanac

CategoryValue
County Le Flore County
Standard Zip Codes74966
Phone Area Codes918
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude34.97
Approximate Longitude-94.72

Wister Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationPOTEAU
Distance7.7 miles
Jan Temp29 to 51 F
Apr Temp50 to 74 F
Jul Temp71 to 94 F
Oct Temp51 to 76 F
Annual Precip46.4 inches
StationMC CURTAIN 1 SE
Distance18.7 miles
Jan Temp29 to 51 F
Apr Temp51 to 74 F
Jul Temp71 to 94 F
Oct Temp51 to 76 F
Annual Precip48.7 inches
StationMENA
Distance38.7 miles
Jan Temp27 to 49 F
Apr Temp46 to 71 F
Jul Temp67 to 90 F
Oct Temp48 to 73 F
Annual Precip58.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Fanshawe410$53,750
Heavener3,379$30,219
Howe983$34,464
Panama1,241$35,083
Poteau8,687$45,392
Shady Point1,096$48,500

Wister Public Schools

Wister Es
201 Logan Street
ZIP: 74966
(918) 655-7481
Primary
Total Enrollment 439
Wister Hs
201 Logan Street
ZIP: 74966
(918) 655-7276
High
Total Enrollment 166
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