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Chickasha, Oklahoma - Basic Facts

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

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Grady County at latitude 35.0526 and longitude -97.9364. Grady County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,093 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Chickasha (see map) encompass a land area of 22.03 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles.

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Chickasha, OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Chickasha 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 # 33 96th
Population Density1 # 272 63rd
Diversity Index2 # 393 47th
Median Household Income # 567 23rd
Per Capita Income # 464 37th

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


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


Total Population 15,826
Population in Households 14,790
Population in Familes 11,244
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,036
Population Density1 719
Diversity Index2 46


Total Households 6,293
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 3,804
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 7,419 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,598 (48.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,695 (36.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,126 (15.2%)
Median Home Value $82,681
Average Home Value $107,907


Median Household Income $34,724
Average Household Income $46,217
Per Capita Income $19,368
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.31% -0.03%
Households -0.3% -0.01%
Families -0.57% -0.21%
Median Household Income   2.53%
Per Capita Income   2.97%
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.

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