The Meridian Census Designated Place had a population of 1,522 as of July 1, 2016. Meridian ranks in the lower 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 Meridian is located at latitude 34.4247 and longitude -97.9774 in Stephens County. The formal boundaries for the Meridian Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.49 sq. miles and a water area of 0.15 sq. miles. Stephens County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,093 feet.
The Meridian Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408818) 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 Meridian Census Designated Place is located within Comanche Division of Stephens County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Meridian population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||1,522|
|Population in Familes||1,334|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.65|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||643 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||475 (73.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||99 (15.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||69 (10.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$80,645|
|Average Home Value||$95,622|
|Median Household Income||$48,657|
|Average Household Income||$60,271|
|Per Capita Income||$22,602|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.41%|
|Per Capita Income||1.17%|
The table below compares Meridian 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.
|Total Population||# 177||76th|
|Population Density1||# 503||31st|
|Diversity Index2||# 654||11th|
|Median Household Income||# 171||77th|
|Per Capita Income||# 300||59th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Oklahoma Census Data Comparison Tool.