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Coalgate, Oklahoma - Basic Facts

Coalgate is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Coalgate.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Coal County at latitude 34.5381 and longitude -96.2186. Coal County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 617 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Coalgate (see map) encompass a land area of 1.62 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 2,032
Population in Households 1,984
Population in Familes 1,555
Population in Group Qrtrs 48
Population Density1 1,261
Diversity Index2 50


Total Households 832
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 505
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 985 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 487 (49.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 345 (35.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 153 (15.5%)
Median Home Value $72,708
Average Home Value $81,327


Median Household Income $25,339
Average Household Income $34,374
Per Capita Income $14,393
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.77% 0.19%
Households 0.75% 0.17%
Families 1.05% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.9%
Per Capita Income   2.34%
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.


Coalgate, OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Coalgate 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 # 152 79th
Population Density1 # 85 89th
Diversity Index2 # 306 58th
Median Household Income # 707 4th
Per Capita Income # 707 4th

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