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Locust Grove, Oklahoma - Basic Facts

Locust Grove is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Town of Locust Grove.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Mayes County at latitude 36.2001 and longitude -95.1677. Mayes County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 676 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Locust Grove (see map) encompass a land area of 1.75 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Locust Grove, OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Locust Grove 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 # 181 75th
Population Density1 # 219 70th
Diversity Index2 # 84 89th
Median Household Income # 632 14th
Per Capita Income # 690 6th

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

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

POPULATION

Total Population 1,472
Population in Households 1,472
Population in Familes 1,231
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 841
Diversity Index2 64
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 558
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 386
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 636 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 357 (56.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 201 (31.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 78 (12.3%)
Median Home Value $74,435
Average Home Value $83,473
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $31,537
Average Household Income $39,216
Per Capita Income $14,848
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.8% 0.39%
Households 0.86% 0.36%
Families 0.56% 0.26%
Median Household Income   3.07%
Per Capita Income   1.35%
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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