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Eakly, Oklahoma
Town
Location of Eakly, Oklahoma
Location of Eakly, Oklahoma
Country United States
State Oklahoma
County Caddo
Area
 • Total 0.26 sq mi (0.67 km2)
 • Land 0.26 sq mi (0.67 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 1,496 ft (456 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 338
 • Density 1,307/sq mi (504/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 73033
Area code(s) 405
FIPS code 40-22400
GNIS feature ID 1092339

Eakly is a town in Caddo County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 338 at the 2010 census.

Geography

Eakly is located in western Caddo County at 35°18′13″N 98°33′20″W / 35.30361°N 98.55556°W / 35.30361; -98.55556 (35.303547, -98.555436).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.26 square miles (0.67 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1940 231
1950 191 −17.3%
1960 217 13.6%
1970 228 5.1%
1980 452 98.2%
1990 277 −38.7%
2000 276 −0.4%
2010 338 22.5%
Est. 2015 334 −1.2%
U.S. Decennial Census

As of the census of 2010, there were 338 people residing in the town. The population density was 1,300 people per square mile (510/km²). There were 140 housing units at an average density of 543 per square mile (213/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 80.07% White, 4.71% Native American, 14.13% from other races, and 1.09% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 13.77% of the population.

There were 119 households in the town, out of which 25.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.0% were married couples living together, 10.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 26.8% were non-families. 23.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.46 and the average family size was 2.87.

In the town, the population was spread out with 23.2% under the age of 18, 11.2% from 18 to 24, 20.3% from 25 to 44, 26.4% from 45 to 64, and 18.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 41 years. For every 100 females there were 90.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.5 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $27,500, and the median income for a family was $32,000. Males had a median income of $22,500 versus $15,000 for females. The per capita income for the town was $15,383. About 12.8% of families and 15.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 18.2% of those under the age of eighteen and 18.4% of those sixty five or over.

Notable natives

  • Mike Moore, baseball player
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