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Hennessey, Oklahoma - Basic Facts

The Town of Hennessey had a population of 2,209 as of July 1, 2016. Hennessey ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Oklahoma. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Hennessey is located at latitude 36.1058 and longitude -97.8986 in Kingfisher County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Hennessey (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.71 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Kingfisher County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,161 feet.

The Town of Hennessey (GNIS ID: 2412746) 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 Town of Hennessey is located within Hennessey Division of Kingfisher County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Hennessey population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Hennessey, OK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,209
Population in Households 2,189
Population in Familes 1,893
Population in Group Qrtrs 20
Population Density1 596
Diversity Index2 72


Total Households 840
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 604
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 946 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 620 (65.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 219 (23.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 106 (11.2%)
Median Home Value $93,683
Average Home Value $117,874


Median Household Income $48,256
Average Household Income $60,065
Per Capita Income $22,614
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.58% 0.82%
Households 0.78% 0.93%
Families 1.13% 0.91%
Median Household Income   1.54%
Per Capita Income   1.1%
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.

Hennessey, OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hennessey to the other 731 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Oklahoma by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 144 80th
Population Density1 # 330 55th
Diversity Index2 # 25 97th
Median Household Income # 178 76th
Per Capita Income # 298 59th

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