Oklahoma, Pennsylvania

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Oklahoma, Pennsylvania
Borough
Location of Oklahoma in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.
Location of Oklahoma in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.
Oklahoma, Pennsylvania is located in Pennsylvania
Oklahoma, Pennsylvania
Oklahoma, Pennsylvania
Location of Oklahoma in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania.
Coordinates: 40°34′54″N 79°34′29″W / 40.58167°N 79.57472°W / 40.58167; -79.57472Coordinates: 40°34′54″N 79°34′29″W / 40.58167°N 79.57472°W / 40.58167; -79.57472
Country United States
State Pennsylvania
County Westmoreland
Incorporated 1931
Government
 • Type Borough Council
Area[1]
 • Total 0.64 sq mi (1.66 km2)
 • Land 0.61 sq mi (1.57 km2)
 • Water 0.03 sq mi (0.09 km2)
Elevation 1,056 ft (322 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 809
 • Estimate (2016)[2] 778
 • Density 1,281.71/sq mi (495.03/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 42-56496

Oklahoma is a borough in Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 915 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Oklahoma is located at 40°34′54″N 79°34′29″W / 40.58167°N 79.57472°W / 40.58167; -79.57472 (40.581613, -79.574586).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 0.8 square miles (2.1 km2), of which, 0.7 square miles (1.8 km2) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) of it (5.06%) is water.

Surrounding and adjacent neighborhoods[edit]

Oklahoma has two land borders, including the townships of Washington to the south and Allegheny to the northeast. Across the Kiskiminetas River to the east, Oklahoma runs adjacent with the Armstrong County neighborhoods of (from north to south) North Apollo, Apollo (with a connector via 1st Street Bridge), and Kiskiminetas Township.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1940 868
1950 930 7.1%
1960 983 5.7%
1970 1,084 10.3%
1980 1,078 −0.6%
1990 977 −9.4%
2000 915 −6.3%
2010 809 −11.6%
Est. 2016 778 [2] −3.8%
Sources:[4][5][6]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 915 people, 375 households, and 270 families residing in the borough. The population density was 1,233.0 people per square mile (477.4/km²). There were 390 housing units at an average density of 525.5 per square mile (203.5/km²). The racial makeup of the borough was 98.91% White, 0.66% African American, and 0.44% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.22% of the population.

There were 375 households out of which 31.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.0% were married couples living together, 10.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.0% were non-families. 24.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.44 and the average family size was 2.89.

In the borough the population was spread out with 24.2% under the age of 18, 5.9% from 18 to 24, 27.0% from 25 to 44, 24.6% from 45 to 64, and 18.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females there were 86.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 87.1 males.

The median income for a household in the borough was $38,667, and the median income for a family was $41,477. Males had a median income of $35,313 versus $23,750 for females. The per capita income for the borough was $17,547. About 4.7% of families and 6.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 4.6% of those under age 18 and 10.3% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Aug 14, 2017. 
  2. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017. 
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  4. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". U.S. Census Bureau. Archived from the original on May 11, 2015. Retrieved 11 December 2013. 
  5. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  6. ^ "Incorporated Places and Minor Civil Divisions Datasets: Subcounty Resident Population Estimates: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012". Population Estimates. U.S. Census Bureau. Archived from the original on June 17, 2013. Retrieved 11 December 2013.