Okemah, Oklahoma

Population 3,242

Okemah is located in Okfuskee County, OK. The population is 3,242, making Okemah the largest city in Okfuskee County.

There are 7 public schools in Okemah with an average Homefacts rating of B. The total crime rate for Okemah is moderate , and there are 15 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Okemah is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Okemah property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Okemah include Castle, Clearview and Bearden.

Okemah Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 24.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 60.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 15.8%

Crime Rate

59.33% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 537
  • Violent Crimes: 410
  • Robbery: 63
  • Burglary: 2
  • Property Crime: 5
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

70.73% Higher than national avg.
  • 15 offenders in Okemah
  • 46.27 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

52 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 4
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 2
  • Tanks & Spills: 46


Moderate 4.3%
  • Oklahoma unemployment average: 3.4%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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7 Public Schools view public schools

There are 7 K-12 public schools in Okemah, OK and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Okemah's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.

0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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15 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Okemah, OK

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15 Building Permits View All

  • In 2011, the city of Okemah, OK issued 15 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2010, the city of Okemah, OK issued 15 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $520
  • 1 Bedroom: $560
  • 2 Bedrooms: $740
  • 3 Bedrooms: $950
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,240

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Environmental Hazards

52 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (214/214)
    Okemah, OK has 100% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Okemah, OK is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.57 Average
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 37.85°
  • February 41.65°
  • March 52.73°
  • April 61.18°
  • May 69.58°
  • June 80.36°
  • July 84.48°
  • August 83.1°
  • September 72.9°
  • October 61.13°
  • November 52.05°
  • December 39.28°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Okemah, OK

Okemah, OK has a low risk of earthquakes.
Okemah, OK has no risk of hurricanes.
Okemah, OK has a high risk of hail storms.
Okemah, OK has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Okemah, OK: $30,208


Unemployment in Okemah is 4.3%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 3.4% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 54.83%
White Collar - 45.17%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Mary Fallin
  • Sen. James M. Inhofe
  • Sen. James Lankford

City Representatives

  • Markwayne Mullin

Neighborhood Info

1 Airport view all

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12 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

2 Retirement Homes view all

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