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Box, Oklahoma - Basic Facts

The Box Census Designated Place had a population of 229 as of July 1, 2016. Box ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Oklahoma. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Box is located at latitude 35.57 and longitude -94.9728 in Sequoyah County. The formal boundaries for the Box Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.29 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Sequoyah County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 919 feet.

The Box Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2584375) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Oklahoma is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Box Census Designated Place is located within Vian Division of Sequoyah County.

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

Alternate Unofficial Names for Box: Roy.

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


Total Population 229
Population in Households 229
Population in Familes 192
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 70
Diversity Index2 55


Total Households 88
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 62
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 95 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 74 (77.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 14 (14.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 7 ( 7.4%)
Median Home Value $82,609
Average Home Value $106,250


Median Household Income $40,722
Average Household Income $55,066
Per Capita Income $22,995
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.35% 0.26%
Households 0.56% 0.45%
Families 0.53% 0.32%
Median Household Income   -0.93%
Per Capita Income   1.19%
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.

Box, OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Box 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 # 510 30th
Population Density1 # 605 17th
Diversity Index2 # 221 70th
Median Household Income # 381 48th
Per Capita Income # 272 63rd

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