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Waynoka, Oklahoma - Basic Facts

Waynoka is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Waynoka.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Woods County at latitude 36.5823 and longitude -98.8798. Woods County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,493 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Waynoka (see map) encompass a land area of 0.99 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Waynoka, OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Waynoka 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 # 240 67th
Population Density1 # 148 80th
Diversity Index2 # 616 16th
Median Household Income # 370 50th
Per Capita Income # 265 64th

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


Total Population 1,019
Population in Households 985
Population in Familes 784
Population in Group Qrtrs 34
Population Density1 1,030
Diversity Index2 31


Total Households 422
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 276
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 626 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 316 (50.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 106 (16.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 204 (32.6%)
Median Home Value $43,994
Average Home Value $64,127


Median Household Income $39,926
Average Household Income $53,004
Per Capita Income $21,809
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 2.25% 2.25%
Households 2.18% 2.26%
Families 3.86% 2.15%
Median Household Income   2.79%
Per Capita Income   2.35%
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.

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