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Goodwell, Oklahoma - Basic Facts

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

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Texas County at latitude 36.5953 and longitude -101.6366. Texas County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 3,304 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Goodwell (see map) encompass a land area of 1.18 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 1,350
Population in Households 944
Population in Familes 623
Population in Group Qrtrs 406
Population Density1 1,142
Diversity Index2 61


Total Households 403
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 206
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 458 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 157 (34.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 247 (53.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 55 (12.0%)
Median Home Value $141,912
Average Home Value $182,962


Median Household Income $30,970
Average Household Income $46,248
Per Capita Income $15,590
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.02% 1.33%
Households 1.2% 1.82%
Families 1.42% 1.69%
Median Household Income   1.39%
Per Capita Income   3.32%
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.


Goodwell, OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Goodwell 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 # 196 73rd
Population Density1 # 121 84th
Diversity Index2 # 120 84th
Median Household Income # 641 13th
Per Capita Income # 666 9th

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