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Chattanooga is a town in Comanche and Tillman counties in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. The population was 461 at the 2010 census. The Comanche County portion of Chattanooga is included in the Lawton, Oklahoma Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Chattanooga, Oklahoma
Location of Chattanooga, Oklahoma
Location of Chattanooga, Oklahoma
Coordinates: 34°25′27″N 98°39′15″W / 34.4242471°N 98.6540892°W / 34.4242471; -98.6540892Coordinates: 34°25′27″N 98°39′15″W / 34.4242471°N 98.6540892°W / 34.4242471; -98.6540892
CountryUnited States
StateOklahoma
CountiesComanche, Tillman
Area
 • Total0.57 sq mi (1.47 km2)
 • Land0.57 sq mi (1.47 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation
1,152 ft (351 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total461
 • Density810/sq mi (310/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
73528
Area code(s)580
FIPS code40-13600[1]
GNIS feature ID1091220[2]

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GeographyEdit

Chattanooga is located at 34°25′23″N 98°39′18″W / 34.42306°N 98.65500°W / 34.42306; -98.65500 (34.423012, −98.655030).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.6 square miles (1.5 km²), all land.

ClimateEdit

Climate data for Chattanooga, Oklahoma
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °F (°C) 50.6
(10.3)
56.8
(13.8)
64.9
(18.3)
74.2
(23.4)
83.3
(28.5)
92.8
(33.8)
98.6
(37.0)
97.3
(36.3)
88.7
(31.5)
77.8
(25.4)
63.2
(17.3)
52.8
(11.6)
75.1
(23.9)
Average low °F (°C) 23.8
(−4.6)
28.1
(−2.2)
35.7
(2.1)
45.4
(7.4)
56.1
(13.4)
65.8
(18.8)
69.4
(20.8)
68.6
(20.3)
61.1
(16.2)
49.9
(9.9)
36.0
(2.2)
26.8
(−2.9)
47.2
(8.4)
Average precipitation inches (mm) 1.06
(27)
1.49
(38)
2.49
(63)
2.66
(68)
4.86
(123)
4.03
(102)
2.22
(56)
2.56
(65)
3.26
(83)
3.12
(79)
1.77
(45)
1.60
(41)
31.12
(790)
Average precipitation days (≥ 0.01 in) 3.2 3.7 4.8 4.8 6.8 5.8 3.9 4.7 5.3 4.8 3.7 3.6 55.1
Average snowy days (≥ 0.1 in) 0.5 0.4 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.3 0.3 1.6
Source: NOAA (normals, 1971−2000) [4]

DemographicsEdit

Census Pop.
1910471
19205077.6%
1930362−28.6%
19403650.8%
1950333−8.8%
19603566.9%
1970302−15.2%
198040333.4%
19904378.4%
2000432−1.1%
20104616.7%
Est. 2015455[5]−1.3%
U.S. Decennial Census[6]

As of the census of 2010, there were 461 people, 179 households, and 128 families residing in the town. The population density was 882.1 people per square mile (313.6/km²). There were 206 housing units at an average density of 362.7 per square mile (140.0/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 86.3% White, 0.2% African American, 7.8% Native American, 1.1% from other races, and 3.5% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.0% of the population.

There were 179 households out of which 33.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.3% were married couples living together, 12.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.5% were non-families. 22.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.58 and the average family size was 3.03.

In the town, the population was spread out with 26.5% under the age of 18, 7.8% from 18 to 24, 29.2% from 25 to 44, 25.4% from 45 to 64, and 12.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38.3 years. For every 100 females, there were 95.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.2 males.

According to the 2000 census, the median income for a household in the town was $26,944, and the median income for a family was $38,750. Males had a median income of $24,545 versus $19,821 for females. The per capita income for the town was $12,989. About 7.1% of families and 13.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 11.6% of those under age 18 and 12.2% of those age 65 or over.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  4. ^ "Climatography of the United States NO. 20 1971−2000: Lawton, OK" (PDF). National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Retrieved 2011-10-02.
  5. ^ "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015". Archived from the original on June 2, 2016. Retrieved July 2, 2016.
  6. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015.

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