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Davenport, Oklahoma
Davenport City Hall
Davenport City Hall
Location of Davenport, Oklahoma
Location of Davenport, Oklahoma
Country United States
State Oklahoma
County Lincoln
Area
 • Total 1.04 sq mi (2.68 km2)
 • Land 1.02 sq mi (2.65 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.04 km2)
Elevation
846 ft (258 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 814
 • Estimate 
(2019)
807
 • Density 788.86/sq mi (304.63/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
74026
Area code(s) 539/918
FIPS code 40-19350
GNIS feature ID 1091940

Davenport is a town in Lincoln County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 814 at the 2010 census.

Geography

Davenport is located at 35°42′27″N 96°45′52″W / 35.70750°N 96.76444°W / 35.70750; -96.76444 (35.707463, -96.764583).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.8 square miles (2.1 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 394
1920 440 11.7%
1930 1,072 143.6%
1940 975 −9.0%
1950 841 −13.7%
1960 813 −3.3%
1970 831 2.2%
1980 974 17.2%
1990 979 0.5%
2000 881 −10.0%
2010 814 −7.6%
2019 (est.) 807 −0.9%
U.S. Decennial Census

At the 2000 census there were 881 people, 353 households, and 261 families living in the town. The population density was 1,082.2 people per square mile (419.9/km2). There were 401 housing units at an average density of 492.6 per square mile (191.1/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 85.24% White, 3.41% African American, 6.81% Native American, 0.11% Pacific Islander, 0.57% from other races, and 3.86% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.36%.

Of the 353 households 33.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.4% were married couples living together, 10.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 25.8% were non-families. 22.7% of households were one person and 10.8% were one person aged 65 or older. The average household size was 2.50 and the average family size was 2.91.

The age distribution was 27.7% under the age of 18, 9.3% from 18 to 24, 27.9% from 25 to 44, 18.4% from 45 to 64, and 16.7% 65 or older. The median age was 34 years. For every 100 females, there were 89.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 85.2 males.

The median household income was $24,205 and the median family income was $30,329. Males had a median income of $25,972 versus $19,091 for females. The per capita income for the town was $12,438. About 19.5% of families and 23.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 34.6% of those under age 18 and 13.5% of those age 65 or over.

Notable person

  • Betty Thompson, Miss Oklahoma 2011
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