Pittsburg, OK Demographics


Population (year 2000): 280. Estimated population in July 2005: 283 (+1.1% change)
Males: 131 (46.8%), Females: 149 (53.2%)

Pittsburg County

Zip code: 74560

Median resident age: 38.4 years
Median household income: $19,479 (year 2000)
Median house value: $25,000 (year 2000)

Races in Pittsburg:

  • White Non-Hispanic (65.7%)
  • American Indian (32.1%)
  • Two or more races (10.0%)
  • Hispanic (2.1%)

Ancestries: Irish (7.5%), United States (7.5%), German (5.4%), English (4.3%), Czech (1.8%), French (1.4%).

Elevation: 760 feet

Land area: 0.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Pittsburg

  • High school or higher: 74.1%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 4.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 29.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Pittsburg town

  • Never married: 16.7%
  • Now married: 57.6%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 15.7%
  • Divorced: 8.6%

0.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +31 (+12.4%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Pittsburg:

  • MCALESTER REGIONAL HEALTH CENTER (about 18 miles; MCALESTER, OK)
  • CARL ALBERT COMM MENTAL HEALTH CENTER (about 19 miles; MCALESTER, OK)
  • MARY HURLEY HOSPITAL (about 29 miles; COALGATE, OK)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Pittsburg:

  • COX FLD (about 80 miles; PARIS, TX; ID: PRX)
  • TULSA INTL (about 102 miles; TULSA, OK; ID: TUL)
  • FORT SMITH REGIONAL (about 112 miles; FORT SMITH, AR; ID: FSM)
Other public-use airports nearest to Pittsburg:

  • MC ALESTER REGIONAL (about 12 miles; MC ALESTER, OK; ID: MLC)
  • CITY OF COALGATE (about 29 miles; COALGATE, OK; ID: 08F)
  • ATOKA MUNI (about 30 miles; ATOKA, OK; ID: AQR)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pittsburg:

  • EAST CENTRAL UNIVERSITY (about 59 miles; ADA, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,429)
  • SOUTHEASTERN OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 61 miles; DURANT, OK; FT enrollment: 3,165)
  • GRAYSON COUNTY COLLEGE (about 83 miles; DENISON, TX; FT enrollment: 2,082)
  • ORAL ROBERTS UNIVERSITY (about 93 miles; TULSA, OK; FT enrollment: 3,309)
  • TULSA COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 96 miles; TULSA, OK; FT enrollment: 8,727)
  • UNIVERSITY OF TULSA (about 99 miles; TULSA, OK; FT enrollment: 3,760)
  • TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY-COMMERCE (about 102 miles; COMMERCE, TX; FT enrollment: 4,998)

Schools

Public high school in Pittsburg:

  • PITTSBURG HS (Students: 56; Location: 200 WEST GRAND; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle school in Pittsburg:

  • PITTSBURG ES (Students: 124; Location: 200 WEST GRAND; Grades: PK – 08)