Savanna, Oklahoma

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Savanna, Oklahoma
Town
Location of Savanna, Oklahoma
Location of Savanna, Oklahoma
Coordinates: 34°50′0″N 95°50′20″W / 34.83333°N 95.83889°W / 34.83333; -95.83889Coordinates: 34°50′0″N 95°50′20″W / 34.83333°N 95.83889°W / 34.83333; -95.83889
Country United States
State Oklahoma
County Pittsburg
Area
 • Total 1.4 sq mi (3.7 km2)
 • Land 1.4 sq mi (3.6 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 735 ft (224 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 730
 • Density 521.1/sq mi (201.2/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 74565
Area code(s) 539/918
FIPS code 40-65600[1]
GNIS feature ID 1097851[2]

Savanna is a town in Pittsburg County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 730 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Savanna is located at 34°50′0″N 95°50′20″W / 34.83333°N 95.83889°W / 34.83333; -95.83889 (34.833229, -95.838768).[3] According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 1.4 square miles (3.6 km2), of which, 1.4 square miles (3.6 km2) of it is land and 0.71% is water.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1960 620
1970 948 52.9%
1980 828 −12.7%
1990 869 5.0%
2000 730 −16.0%
2010 686 −6.0%
Est. 2014 659 [4] −3.9%
U.S. Decennial Census[5]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 730 people, 294 households, and 211 families residing in the town. The population density was 521.1 people per square mile (201.3/km²). There were 354 housing units at an average density of 252.7 per square mile (97.6/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 82.19% White, 0.68% African American, 11.64% Native American, 0.41% Asian, 0.41% from other races, and 4.66% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.37% of the population.

There were 294 households out of which 32.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.8% were married couples living together, 12.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.2% were non-families. 25.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.48 and the average family size was 2.94.

In the town the population was spread out with 24.5% under the age of 18, 7.7% from 18 to 24, 27.9% from 25 to 44, 24.9% from 45 to 64, and 14.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 100.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 96.1 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $28,015, and the median income for a family was $35,139. Males had a median income of $25,568 versus $21,042 for females. The per capita income for the town was $13,575. About 14.1% of families and 14.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 14.9% of those under age 18 and 13.5% of those age 65 or over.

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