OK

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

About Wister, OK

Wister, OK is located in Le Flore County in the state of Oklahoma.

The total City Population for Wister is about 1,062 with about 208 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 3,719.

The Average Home Value is $99,600.00, which is roughly 3% lower than the Average Home Value of $102,956.00 for the state of Oklahoma, and roughly 47% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $47,137.00, which is roughly 2% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $48,224.00 for the state of Oklahoma, and roughly 18% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Wister is about 15.5%.

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

Le Flore County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 78.32% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 80.9%
Democratic: 17.54%
Libertarian: 1.14%
Other: 0.42%


Nearby Locations

Howe, OK (6.58 mi.)
Heavener, OK (12.55 mi.)
Bokoshe, OK (12.80 mi.)
Poteau, OK (13.95 mi.)
Shady Point, OK (14.96 mi.)
Red Oak, OK (15.04 mi.)
Whitesboro, OK (17.49 mi.)
Hodgen, OK (17.54 mi.)
McCurtain, OK (17.62 mi.)
Talihina, OK (17.97 mi.)
Muse, OK (19.60 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 74966
Latitude : 34.923338
Longitude : -94.851577
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 486 ft.
Area Code(s) : 918, 539

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.57
Male Population Estimate : 50.61%
Female Population Estimate : 49.39%
Median Age : 40.3
Male Median Age : 39.5
Female Median Age : 40.9

White Population Estimate : 81.58%
Black Population Estimate : 0.40%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.01%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.73%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.03%
Indian Population Estimate : 22.18%
Other Population Estimate : 1.34%

Crime Details

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

Average # of Violent Crimes for Le Flore County: About 255 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Le Flore County is about 49% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 11% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.