Lookeba, Oklahoma

related topics
{household, population, female}
{town, population, incorporate}
{son, year, death}

Lookeba is a town in Caddo County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 131 at the 2000 census. The name is a composite of the names of three founding fathers: Lowe, Kelley and Baker.

Geography

Lookeba is located at 35°21′44″N 98°22′00″W / 35.362351°N 98.366553°W / 35.362351; -98.366553 (35.362351, -98.366553).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.2 square miles (0.6 km²), all of it land.

The community is located on US Route 281.

Demographics

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 131 people, 45 households, and 34 families residing in the town. The population density was 517.8 people per square mile (202.3/km²). There were 69 housing units at an average density of 272.7/sq mi (106.6/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 74.81% White, 6.87% Native American, 15.27% from other races, and 3.05% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 19.85% of the population.

There were 45 households out of which 33.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.3% were married couples living together, 15.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 24.4% were non-families. 22.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.91 and the average family size was 3.47.

In the town the population was spread out with 31.3% under the age of 18, 13.7% from 18 to 24, 22.1% from 25 to 44, 16.8% from 45 to 64, and 16.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 30 years. For every 100 females there were 95.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 87.5 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $20,000, and the median income for a family was $21,875. Males had a median income of $21,563 versus $25,000 for females. The per capita income for the town was $7,791. There were 27.8% of families and 33.1% of the population living below the poverty line, including 37.0% of under eighteens and 15.4% of those over 64.

References

Anadarko | Apache | Carnegie | Cyril | Hinton | Hydro

Full article ▸

related documents
Creola, Alabama
Salisbury, Vermont
Dune Acres, Indiana
Burnettown, South Carolina
Newton Grove, North Carolina
Ramseur, North Carolina
Sparks, Georgia
Double Oak, Texas
Oak Park, Georgia
Reevesville, South Carolina
Leland, North Carolina
Roseland, Louisiana
Pleasant Garden, North Carolina
Genola, Utah
Valdese, North Carolina
Unionville, North Carolina
Breckenridge, Oklahoma
Pocola, Oklahoma
Lewisville, North Carolina
Columbus, Montana
Smithville, Mississippi
Farmville, North Carolina
Winfield, Tennessee
Melville, Louisiana
Huntsville, Utah
Amite City, Louisiana
Rayville, Louisiana
Lockport, Louisiana
Pyote, Texas
Waterford, Vermont