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ZIP Code 74859

Post Office City:Okemah, OK (View All Cities)
County: Okfuskee County
Timezone: Central (12:21pm)
Coordinates:35.5, -96.3
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 74859

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 74859. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 74859 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Okemah, OK
Acceptable:
Bearden, Mason

Stats and Demographics for the 74859 ZIP Code

ZIP code 74859 is located in eastern Oklahoma and covers a large land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 74859 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 74859 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,221
Population Density 21 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,910
Median Home Value $70,100
Land Area 299.92 sq mi
Water Area 5.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,457
Median Household Income $33,764

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5208224432
5-9210181391
10-14265228493
15-19249212461
20-24142173315
25-29154159313
30-34164175339
35-39159182341
40-44209199408
45-49215206421
50-54194213407
55-59195183378
60-64184198382
65-69187197384
70-74144131275
75-7989106195
80-846991160
85 Plus3789126

Gender

 Male 3,074 49%
 Female 3,147 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,144 66.6%
 Black Or African American 168 2.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,468 23.6%
 Asian 13 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.2%
 Other Race 15 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 399 6.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-242878106
25-34143159302
35-44248158406
45-54337119456
55-6432793420
65-7436361424
75-8420256258
85 Plus691685

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,210 49%
 Single Guardian 459 19%
 Singles 705 29%
 Singles With Roommate 83 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,657 67%
 Households with Kids 800 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1473784
2425496
3325183
4394988
5384179
6403373
7432871
8453984
9444084
10494998
11465197
126242104
136441105
14444589
15504595
16544094
175650106
18504191
19393675
20313364

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 74859 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 74859 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 74859 real estate data, the median home value of $70,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 74859 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 74859 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 74859 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,071 97.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 23 0.4%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 95 1.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 32 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 786 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 931 32%
 Renter Occupied Households 740 25%
 Households Vacant 453 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 88 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Sale Only 27 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 76 17%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 232 51%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 93 14%
 2 Bedroom 294 45%
 3+ Bedroom 272 41%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $33,764 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 74859 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 74859 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

For more information, see Okemah, OK transportation.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,674 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 913 19%
 No Earnings 2,226 46%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,674 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 913 19%
 No Earnings 2,226 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,060 91%
 Public transportation 37 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 94 4%
 Worked at Home 78 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 781 19.0%
 High School Graduate 2,520 61.4%
 Associate's degree 271 6.6%
 Bachelor's degree 350 8.5%
 Master's degree 165 4.0%
 Professional school degree 4 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 12 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,162 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 20 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 100 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 74859

ZIP Code 74859 is in the following school districts: Bearden School District, Okemah School District, and Mason School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 74859.

Bearden Public School
372006 Hwy 48
Okemah, OK 74859
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bearden School District
Oakes Elementary School
107 West Date Street
Okemah, OK 74859
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Okemah School District
Okemah Ms
107 West Date Street
Okemah, OK 74859
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Okemah School District
Okemah Noble Center
107 West Date Street
Okemah, OK 74859
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Okemah School District
Mason Elementary School
374006 E 1000 Road
Mason, OK 74859
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mason School District
Okemah High School
704 East Date Street
Okemah, OK 74859
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Okemah School District
Mason High School
374006 E 1000 Road
Mason, OK 74859
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mason School District

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