Jennings, Oklahoma

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Jennings, Oklahoma
Town
Location of Jennings, Oklahoma
Location of Jennings, Oklahoma
Coordinates: 36°10′50″N 96°34′11″W / 36.18056°N 96.56972°W / 36.18056; -96.56972Coordinates: 36°10′50″N 96°34′11″W / 36.18056°N 96.56972°W / 36.18056; -96.56972
Country United States
State Oklahoma
County Pawnee
Area
 • Total 0.6 sq mi (1.4 km2)
 • Land 0.6 sq mi (1.4 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 932 ft (284 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 363
 • Density 671.6/sq mi (259.3/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 74038
Area code(s) 539/918
FIPS code 40-37850[1]
GNIS feature ID 1094211[2]

Jennings is a town in Pawnee County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 363 at the 2010 census, a 2.7 percent decline from 373 at the 2000 census.[3]

Geography[edit]

Jennings is located at 36°10′50″N 96°34′11″W / 36.18056°N 96.56972°W / 36.18056; -96.56972 (36.180666, -96.569623)[4]. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.6 square miles (1.6 km2), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 373 people, 140 households, and 102 families residing in the town. The population density was 671.6 people per square mile (257.2/km²). There were 173 housing units at an average density of 311.5 per square mile (119.3/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 84.72% White, 11.80% Native American, 0.27% Pacific Islander, and 3.22% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.27% of the population.

There were 140 households out of which 33.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.3% were married couples living together, 8.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 27.1% were non-families. 25.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.66 and the average family size was 3.17.

In the town the population was spread out with 27.9% under the age of 18, 8.3% from 18 to 24, 31.4% from 25 to 44, 18.5% from 45 to 64, and 13.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 35 years. For every 100 females there were 88.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 85.5 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $31,563, and the median income for a family was $36,250. Males had a median income of $28,295 versus $24,375 for females. The per capita income for the town was $13,071. About 10.6% of families and 15.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 21.4% of those under age 18 and 8.7% of those age 65 or over.

Jennings, Oklahoma

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. ^ CensusViewer: Population of the City of Jennings, Oklahoma. Retrieved March 21, 2012.[1]
  4. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 

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