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Peggs, Oklahoma - Basic Facts

Peggs is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Peggs Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Cherokee County at latitude 36.0809 and longitude -95.0994. Cherokee County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 928 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Peggs Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 15.31 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Peggs, OK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 802
Population in Households 802
Population in Familes 693
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 52
Diversity Index2 63


Total Households 299
Average Household Size 2.68
Family Households 224
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 345 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 247 (71.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 52 (15.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 46 (13.3%)
Median Home Value $107,500
Average Home Value $148,690


Median Household Income $38,272
Average Household Income $47,146
Per Capita Income $17,204
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.32% -0.05%
Households -0.31% -0.13%
Families -0.62% -0.18%
Median Household Income   2.58%
Per Capita Income   1.89%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Peggs, OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Peggs to the other 733 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Oklahoma by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 278 62nd
Population Density1 # 632 14th
Diversity Index2 # 98 87th
Median Household Income # 428 42nd
Per Capita Income # 595 19th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Oklahoma Census Data Comparison Tool.