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Brent, Oklahoma - Basic Facts

Brent is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Brent Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Sequoyah County at latitude 35.3679 and longitude -94.7936. Sequoyah County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 512 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Brent Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 11.18 sq. miles and a water area of 4.53 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 677
Population in Households 677
Population in Familes 591
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 61
Diversity Index2 45


Total Households 260
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 200
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 312 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 210 (67.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 50 (16.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 52 (16.7%)
Median Home Value $103,571
Average Home Value $127,392


Median Household Income $38,111
Average Household Income $46,229
Per Capita Income $17,223
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -1.31% -1.18%
Households -1.14% -1.1%
Families -1.58% -1.13%
Median Household Income   3.96%
Per Capita Income   1.82%
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.


Brent, OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Brent 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 # 303 59th
Population Density1 # 616 16th
Diversity Index2 # 409 44th
Median Household Income # 433 41st
Per Capita Income # 593 19th

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