The City of Waurika had a population of 1,961 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Waurika is located at latitude 34.1837 and longitude -98.0263 in Jefferson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Waurika (see map below) encompass a land area of 12.48 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Jefferson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 896 feet.
The City of Waurika (GNIS ID: 2412195) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Oklahoma is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Waurika is located within Waurika Division of Jefferson County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Waurika population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||1,897|
|Population in Familes||1,532|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||64|
|Average Household Size||2.48|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||980 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||519 (53.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||247 (25.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||214 (21.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$52,246|
|Average Home Value||$70,809|
|Median Household Income||$29,011|
|Average Household Income||$41,951|
|Per Capita Income||$17,272|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.88%|
|Per Capita Income||2.34%|
The table below compares Waurika to the other 733 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Oklahoma by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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.
|Total Population||# 159||78th|
|Population Density1||# 525||29th|
|Diversity Index2||# 529||28th|
|Median Household Income||# 677||8th|
|Per Capita Income||# 604||18th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Oklahoma Census Data Comparison Tool.