Hinton, OK Demographics


Population (year 2000): 2,175. Estimated population in July 2005: 2,183 (+0.4% change)
Males: 1,384 (63.6%), Females: 791 (36.4%)

Caddo County

Zip code: 73047

Median resident age: 34.8 years
Median household income: $29,028 (year 2000)
Median house value: $57,400 (year 2000)

Races in Hinton:

  • White Non-Hispanic (70.8%)
  • Black (13.1%)
  • Hispanic (8.5%)
  • American Indian (7.4%)
  • Other race (4.4%)
  • Two or more races (3.9%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: Irish (11.8%), German (9.4%), United States (9.1%), English (5.3%), Dutch (3.2%), Italian (1.7%).

Elevation: 1676 feet

Land area: 3.1 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Hinton

  • High school or higher: 71.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 11.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 23.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hinton town

  • Never married: 23.5%
  • Now married: 48.3%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 5.6%
  • Divorced: 19.8%

5.1% Foreign born (5.0% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +910 (+71.9%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Hinton:

  • SOUTHWESTERN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 26 miles; WEATHERFORD, OK)
  • WATONGA MUNICIPAL HOSPITAL (about 28 miles; WATONGA, OK)
  • PARK VIEW HOSPITAL (about 28 miles; EL RENO, OK)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Hinton:

  • WILL ROGERS WORLD (about 53 miles; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; ID: OKC)
  • HENRY POST AAF (about 59 miles; FORT SILL, OK; ID: FSI)
  • LAWTON-FORT SILL REGIONAL (about 63 miles; LAWTON, OK; ID: LAW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Hinton:

  • HINTON MUNI (about 3 miles; HINTON, OK; ID: 2O8)
  • THOMAS P STAFFORD (about 22 miles; WEATHERFORD, OK; ID: F91)
  • EL RENO MUNI AIR PARK (about 25 miles; EL RENO, OK; ID: F28)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hinton:

  • SOUTHWESTERN OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 26 miles; WEATHERFORD, OK; Full-time enrollment: 4,360)
  • SOUTHERN NAZARENE UNIVERSITY (about 50 miles; BETHANY, OK; FT enrollment: 2,002)
  • OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY-OKLAHOMA CITY (about 54 miles; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; FT enrollment: 2,164)
  • OKLAHOMA CITY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 56 miles; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; FT enrollment: 5,220)
  • OKLAHOMA CITY UNIVERSITY (about 57 miles; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; FT enrollment: 3,234)
  • UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA HEALTH SCIENCES CENTER (about 59 miles; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; FT enrollment: 2,447)
  • CAMERON UNIVERSITY (about 60 miles; LAWTON, OK; FT enrollment: 3,529)

Schools

Public high school in Hinton:

  • HINTON HS (Students: 149; Location: 200 WEST PARK; Grades: 10 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Hinton:

  • HINTON ES (Students: 347; Location: 425 N. MARION; Grades: PK – 06)
  • HINTON JHS (Students: 136; Location: 200 W. PARK; Grades: 07 – 09)

Libraries

Library in Hinton:

  • HINTON – NORMAN SMITH MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $42,603; Location: 115 E MAIN; 6,485 books; 25 audio materials; 170 video materials)