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Vinita, Oklahoma - Basic Facts

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

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Craig County at latitude 36.6387 and longitude -95.1541. Craig County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 702 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Vinita (see map) encompass a land area of 6 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 5,638
Population in Households 5,038
Population in Familes 3,960
Population in Group Qrtrs 600
Population Density1 940
Diversity Index2 59


Total Households 2,231
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 1,372
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,752 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,410 (51.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 821 (29.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 521 (18.9%)
Median Home Value $71,395
Average Home Value $84,705


Median Household Income $32,050
Average Household Income $44,078
Per Capita Income $17,400
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.43% -0.41%
Households -0.47% -0.42%
Families -0.41% -0.56%
Median Household Income   2.66%
Per Capita Income   2.46%
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.


Vinita, OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Vinita 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 # 70 91st
Population Density1 # 178 76th
Diversity Index2 # 157 79th
Median Household Income # 618 16th
Per Capita Income # 579 21st

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