Stuart, Oklahoma

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Stuart, Oklahoma
Town
Location of Stuart, Oklahoma
Location of Stuart, Oklahoma
Coordinates: 34°54′3″N 96°6′0″W / 34.90083°N 96.10000°W / 34.90083; -96.10000Coordinates: 34°54′3″N 96°6′0″W / 34.90083°N 96.10000°W / 34.90083; -96.10000
Country United States
State Oklahoma
County Hughes
Area
 • Total 0.3 sq mi (0.7 km2)
 • Land 0.3 sq mi (0.7 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 735 ft (224 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 220
 • Density 797.1/sq mi (307.8/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 74570
Area code(s) 539/918
FIPS code 40-71050[1]
GNIS feature ID 1098590[2]

Stuart is a town in Hughes County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 220 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Stuart is located at 34°54′3″N 96°6′0″W / 34.90083°N 96.10000°W / 34.90083; -96.10000 (34.900839, -96.100035).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.3 square miles (0.78 km2), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1930 535
1940 340 −36.4%
1950 303 −10.9%
1960 271 −10.6%
1970 294 8.5%
1980 235 −20.1%
1990 228 −3.0%
2000 2,758 1,109.6%
2010 180 −93.5%
Est. 2015 174 [4] −3.3%
U.S. Decennial Census[5]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 220 people, 92 households, and 65 families residing in the town. The population density was 797.1 people per square mile (303.4/km²). There were 107 housing units at an average density of 387.7 per square mile (147.5/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 84.55% White, 13.18% Native American, and 2.27% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.09% of the population.

There were 92 households out of which 31.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.9% were married couples living together, 7.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.3% were non-families. 29.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 16.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.39 and the average family size was 2.95.

In the town, the population was spread out with 23.6% under the age of 18, 8.6% from 18 to 24, 25.9% from 25 to 44, 18.2% from 45 to 64, and 23.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 113.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.6 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $22,222, and the median income for a family was $29,375. Males had a median income of $22,250 versus $21,250 for females. The per capita income for the town was $11,569. About 18.8% of families and 20.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 28.6% of those under the age of eighteen and none of those sixty five or over.

Stuart School[edit]

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Stuart Public School lies in the heart of Stuart. Its superintendent is Mr. Tracy Blasengame, Highschool & Elementary Principal Mr. Adam Newman, and Counselor Mrs. Dawn Blasengame.

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. ^ "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". Retrieved July 2, 2016. 
  5. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2015.