Notchietown, Oklahoma

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Notchietown, Oklahoma
Location of Notchietown, Oklahoma
Location of Notchietown, Oklahoma
Coordinates: 35°34′24″N 95°5′19″W / 35.57333°N 95.08861°W / 35.57333; -95.08861Coordinates: 35°34′24″N 95°5′19″W / 35.57333°N 95.08861°W / 35.57333; -95.08861
Country United States
State Oklahoma
County Sequoyah
 • Total 7.9 sq mi (20.5 km2)
 • Land 7.8 sq mi (20.1 km2)
 • Water 0.1 sq mi (0.3 km2)
Elevation 0 ft (0 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 430
 • Density 55.3/sq mi (21.3/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 40-52862[1]
GNIS feature ID 1804250[2]

Notchietown is a census-designated place (CDP) in Sequoyah County, Oklahoma, United States. It is part of the Fort Smith, Arkansas-Oklahoma Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 430 at the 2000 census.


Notchietown is located at 35°34′24″N 95°5′19″W / 35.57333°N 95.08861°W / 35.57333; -95.08861 (35.573436, -95.088572).[3] According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 7.9 square miles (20 km2), of which, 7.8 square miles (20 km2) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.26 km2) of it (1.64%) is water.


As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 430 people, 151 households, and 130 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 55.3 people per square mile (21.3/km²). There were 176 housing units at an average density of 22.6/sq mi (8.7/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 70.70% White, 0.70% African American, 20.23% Native American, 0.93% from other races, and 7.44% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.16% of the population.

There were 151 households out of which 36.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 70.9% were married couples living together, 10.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 13.9% were non-families. 11.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.85 and the average family size was 3.08.

In the CDP, the population was spread out with 27.7% under the age of 18, 6.7% from 18 to 24, 24.2% from 25 to 44, 28.4% from 45 to 64, and 13.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 97.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 93.2 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $30,938, and the median income for a family was $32,344. Males had a median income of $22,019 versus $26,000 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $18,920. About 19.1% of families and 15.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 10.0% of those under age 18 and 12.7% of those age 65 or over.