Optima, Oklahoma
Town
Location of Optima, Oklahoma
Location of Optima, Oklahoma
Coordinates: 36°45′33″N 101°21′16″W / 36.75917°N 101.35444°W / 36.75917; -101.35444Coordinates: 36°45′33″N 101°21′16″W / 36.75917°N 101.35444°W / 36.75917; -101.35444
Country United States
State Oklahoma
County Texas
Area
   Total 0.4 sq mi (1.1 km2)
   Land 0.4 sq mi (1.1 km2)
   Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 3,022 ft (921 m)
Population (2010)
   Total 356
   Density 890/sq mi (320/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
   Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 73945
Area code(s) 580
FIPS code 40-55850[1]
GNIS feature ID 1096297[2]

Optima is a town in Texas County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 356 at the 2010 census.

Geography

Optima is located at 36°45′33″N 101°21′16″W / 36.75917°N 101.35444°W / 36.75917; -101.35444 (36.759142, -101.354375)[3].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.4 square miles (1.0 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop. %
1930 115
1960 64
1980 133
1990 92 30.8%
2000 266 189.1%
2010 356 33.8%

2010

As of the 2010 census Optima had a population of 356. The ethnic makeup of the population was 76.1% Hispanic, 20.2% non-Hispanic white, 1.4% Native American and 4.8% reporting two or more race.[4]

As of 2010, the Hispanic population is 76.1% - 66.3% Mexican, 0.3% Colombian, 0.3% Cuban.[5]

2000

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 266 people, 78 households, and 64 families residing in the town. The population density was 616.6 people per square mile (238.8/km ). There were 97 housing units at an average density of 224.8 per square mile (87.1/km ). The racial makeup of the town was 79.32% White, 0.75% African American, 0.38% Native American, 0.75% Asian, 13.53% from other races, and 5.26% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 48.12% of the population.

There were 78 households out of which 56.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 73.1% were married couples living together, and 17.9% were non-families. 16.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 2.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.41 and the average family size was 3.84.

In the town the population was spread out with 39.5% under the age of 18, 11.3% from 18 to 24, 32.3% from 25 to 44, 12.4% from 45 to 64, and 4.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 25 years. For every 100 females there were 116.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 120.5 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $36,094, and the median income for a family was $40,833. Males had a median income of $28,750 versus $21,667 for females. The per capita income for the town was $12,388. About 11.4% of families and 11.9% of the population were below the poverty line, including 11.0% of those under the age of eighteen and none of those sixty five or over.

References

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