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Quapaw, Oklahoma - Basic Facts

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

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Ottawa County at latitude 36.9545 and longitude -94.788. Ottawa County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 846 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Quapaw (see map) encompass a land area of 1 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 937
Population in Households 905
Population in Familes 755
Population in Group Qrtrs 32
Population Density1 984
Diversity Index2 53


Total Households 335
Average Household Size 2.7
Family Households 240
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 372 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 235 (63.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 99 (26.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 37 ( 9.9%)
Median Home Value $61,685
Average Home Value $72,340


Median Household Income $36,571
Average Household Income $47,274
Per Capita Income $17,569
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.79% 0.84%
Households 0.86% 0.82%
Families 0.3% 0.66%
Median Household Income   2.34%
Per Capita Income   2.63%
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.


Quapaw, OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Quapaw 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 # 249 66th
Population Density1 # 161 78th
Diversity Index2 # 248 66th
Median Household Income # 485 34th
Per Capita Income # 562 23rd

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