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 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.
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.