Gould, Oklahoma

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Gould, Oklahoma
Town
Location of Gould, Oklahoma
Location of Gould, Oklahoma
Coordinates: 34°40′9″N 99°46′23″W / 34.66917°N 99.77306°W / 34.66917; -99.77306Coordinates: 34°40′9″N 99°46′23″W / 34.66917°N 99.77306°W / 34.66917; -99.77306
Country United States
State Oklahoma
County Harmon
Area
 • Total 0.4 sq mi (0.9 km2)
 • Land 0.4 sq mi (0.9 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 1,631 ft (497 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 141
 • Density 350/sq mi (160/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 73544
Area code(s) 580
FIPS code 40-30400[1]
GNIS feature ID 1093274[2]

Gould is a town in Harmon County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 141 at the 2010 census.

Geography[edit]

Gould is located at 34°40′9″N 99°46′23″W / 34.66917°N 99.77306°W / 34.66917; -99.77306 (34.669170, -99.773051).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.4 square miles (1.0 km2), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1920 228
1930 367 61.0%
1940 391 6.5%
1950 303 −22.5%
1960 241 −20.5%
1970 368 52.7%
1980 318 −13.6%
1990 237 −25.5%
2000 206 −13.1%
2010 141 −31.6%
Est. 2015 134 [4] −5.0%
U.S. Decennial Census[5]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 206 people, 74 households, and 52 families residing in the town. The population density was 568.3 people per square mile (220.9/km²). There were 102 housing units at an average density of 281.4 per square mile (109.4/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 79.13% White, 2.43% African American, 0.49% Asian, 12.62% from other races, and 5.34% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 21.36% of the population.

There were 74 households out of which 43.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.5% were married couples living together, 2.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.4% were non-families. 27.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.78 and the average family size was 3.42.

In the town, the population was spread out with 34.0% under the age of 18, 7.8% from 18 to 24, 31.1% from 25 to 44, 15.0% from 45 to 64, and 12.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 32 years. For every 100 females there were 114.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 103.0 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $25,250, and the median income for a family was $28,750. Males had a median income of $20,417 versus $15,000 for females. The per capita income for the town was $12,128. About 10.9% of families and 19.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 18.9% of those under the age of eighteen and 14.3% of those sixty five or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. 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. 
  4. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Archived from the original on June 2, 2016. Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  5. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015. 

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