Council Hill, Oklahoma

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Council Hill, Oklahoma
Town
Location of Council Hill, Oklahoma
Location of Council Hill, Oklahoma
Coordinates: 35°33′19″N 95°39′7″W / 35.55528°N 95.65194°W / 35.55528; -95.65194Coordinates: 35°33′19″N 95°39′7″W / 35.55528°N 95.65194°W / 35.55528; -95.65194
Country United States
State Oklahoma
County Muskogee
Area
 • Total 0.3 sq mi (0.8 km2)
 • Land 0.3 sq mi (0.8 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 659 ft (201 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 129
 • Density 408.6/sq mi (157.8/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 74428
Area code(s) 539/918
FIPS code 40-17550[1]
GNIS feature ID 1091739[2]
Website http://digital.library.okstate.edu/encyclopedia/entries/C/CO071.html

Council Hill is a town in Muskogee County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 129 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Council Hill is located at 35°33′19″N 95°39′7″W / 35.55528°N 95.65194°W / 35.55528; -95.65194 (35.555141, -95.652076).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.3 square miles (0.78 km2), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 129 people, 48 households, and 36 families residing in the town. The population density was 408.6 people per square mile (155.6/km²). There were 52 housing units at an average density of 164.7 per square mile (62.7/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 79.07% White, 2.33% African American, 12.40% Native American, and 6.20% from two or more races.

There were 48 households out of which 20.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.6% were married couples living together, 10.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 25.0% were non-families. 25.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.69 and the average family size was 3.22.

In the town the population was spread out with 29.5% under the age of 18, 6.2% from 18 to 24, 20.9% from 25 to 44, 20.2% from 45 to 64, and 23.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 111.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.8 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $20,500, and the median income for a family was $21,875. Males had a median income of $37,917 versus $37,500 for females. The per capita income for the town was $9,018. There were 20.5% of families and 30.1% of the population living below the poverty line, including 47.1% of under eighteens and 35.1% of those over 64.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 

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