OK

National Population : 333,590,059
Oklahoma State Population : 3,912,706

About Taft, OK

Taft, OK is located in Muskogee County in the state of Oklahoma.

The total City Population for Taft is about 238 with about 58 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 2,033.

The Average Home Value is $64,000.00, which is roughly 38% lower than the Average Home Value of $102,956.00 for the state of Oklahoma, and roughly 66% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $35,938.00, which is roughly 25% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $48,224.00 for the state of Oklahoma, and roughly 38% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Taft is about 3.5%.

Oklahoma is ranked #43 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 24.25 out of 100.

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Voting

Muskogee County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 51.43% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 65.89%
Democratic: 32%
Libertarian: 1.27%
Other: 0.83%


Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 74463
Latitude : 35.751934
Longitude : -95.565978
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 618 ft.
Area Code(s) : 918, 539

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.33
Male Population Estimate : 54.75%
Female Population Estimate : 45.25%
Median Age : 37.8
Male Median Age : 39.7
Female Median Age : 35.6

White Population Estimate : 56.96%
Black Population Estimate : 30.74%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 5.51%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.34%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.25%
Indian Population Estimate : 12.05%
Other Population Estimate : 2.56%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Taft specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Muskogee County: About 8 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Muskogee County: About 717 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Muskogee County is about 51% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 60% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.