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Medford, Oklahoma - Basic Facts

The City of Medford had a population of 1,011 as of July 1, 2019. Medford ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Medford is located at latitude 36.807 and longitude -97.7337 in Grant County. The formal boundaries for the City of Medford encompass a land area of 1.08 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Grant County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,093 feet.

The City of Medford (GNIS ID: 2411068) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Oklahoma is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Medford is located within Medford Division of Grant County.


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Medford, OK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Medford, OK Housing Affordability Index is 340
State of Oklahoma Housing Affordability Index is 166
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Medford, OK Wealth Index is 95
State of Oklahoma Wealth Index is 74
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 1,011 (100%)
Population in Households 984 (97.3%)
Population in Families 796 (78.7%)
Population in Group Quarters1 27 ( 2.7%)
Population Density 940
Diversity Index2 27
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $59,132
Average Household Income $76,346
Per Capita Income $32,002
Wealth Index4 95

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 536 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 319 (59.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 100 (18.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 117 (21.8%)
Median Home Value $93,868
Housing Affordability Index3 340
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 419
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 273
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.16% -0.12%
Households 0.16% -0.14%
Families 0.45% -0.15%
Median Household Income   1.94%
Per Capita Income   1.83%

Medford, OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Medford to the other 743 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Oklahoma by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 243 67th
Population Density # 177 76th
Diversity Index # 695 6th
Median Household Income # 88 88th
Per Capita Income # 61 92nd

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