Dodge, Oklahoma

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Dodge, Oklahoma
CDP
Location of Dodge, Oklahoma
Location of Dodge, Oklahoma
Coordinates: 36°34′43″N 94°39′7″W / 36.57861°N 94.65194°W / 36.57861; -94.65194Coordinates: 36°34′43″N 94°39′7″W / 36.57861°N 94.65194°W / 36.57861; -94.65194
Country United States
State Oklahoma
County Delaware
Area
 • Total 6.6 sq mi (17.0 km2)
 • Land 6.6 sq mi (17.0 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 938 ft (286 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 96
 • Density 14.6/sq mi (5.6/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 40-21020[1]
GNIS feature ID 1100357[2]

Dodge is a census-designated place (CDP) in Delaware County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 96 at the 2000 census.

The Dodge Post Office existed from November 20, 1901, until August 15, 1941. Dodge was established on Cowskin Prairie along the St. Louis-San Francisco Railway in District 6 of the old Indian Territory.

Geography[edit]

Dodge is located at 36°34′43″N 94°39′7″W / 36.57861°N 94.65194°W / 36.57861; -94.65194 (36.578738, -94.652037)[3].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 6.6 square miles (17 km2), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 96 people, 32 households, and 27 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 14.6 people per square mile (5.6/km²). There were 34 housing units at an average density of 5.2/sq mi (2.0/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 81.25% White, 7.29% Native American, 3.12% from other races, and 8.33% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 11.46% of the population.

There were 32 households out of which 40.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 65.6% were married couples living together, 9.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 15.6% were non-families. 9.4% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.00 and the average family size was 3.15.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 29.2% under the age of 18, 9.4% from 18 to 24, 28.1% from 25 to 44, 28.1% from 45 to 64, and 5.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 32 years. For every 100 females there were 146.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 119.4 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $41,500, and the median income for a family was $43,750. Males had a median income of $16,250 versus $38,750 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $17,652. None of the population and none of the families were below the poverty line.

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. 

Further reading[edit]

Shirk, George H.; Oklahoma Place Names; University of Oklahoma Press; Norman, Oklahoma; 1987: ISBN 0-8061-2028-2.