Living in Alva, OK

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Alva SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
5
Affordability
9
Diversity
7
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
10

Alva, OK Crime Report

63
Total Crimes
1,232.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-52.02%
Below National Average

Alva, OK Cost Of Living

84
Alva's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Alva, Oklahoma Info Snack

Alva is a city in and the county seat of Woods County, Oklahoma, United States, along the Salt Fork Arkansas River. The population was 4,945 at the 2010 census. Northwestern Oklahoma State University is located in Alva.
Population
5,154
Unemployment
4.4%
Poverty
17.1%
Median Home
$93,300
Median Income
$50,349
Median Rent
$704

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Rankings for Alva in Oklahoma

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Map Of Alva, OK

Population over time in Alva

Year Population % Change
2017 5,154 -0.3%
2016 5,167 1.9%
2015 5,070 0.9%
2014 5,023 0.7%
2013 4,990 1.4%
2012 4,923 0.8%
2011 4,883 0.2%
2010 4,874 0.4%
2009 4,855 -
Crime/100k Alva OK USA
Violent Crime 117.4 466.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 5.2 5.0
Robbery 0.0 70.8 86.2
Aggravated Assault 97.8 331.8 246.8
Property Crime 1115.0 2875.0 2199.5
Burglary 449.9 681.1 376.0
Larceny 567.3 1856.8 1594.6
Car Theft 97.8 337.0 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Alva

White
84.5% (4,356)
African American
2.6% (132)
American Indian
1.1% (55)
Asian
1.6% (85)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.6% (184)
Hispanic
6.6% (342)
Race Alva OK USA
White 84.5% 66.0% 61.1%
African American 2.6% 7.2% 12.3%
American Indian 1.1% 7.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.6% 2.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.6% 6.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.6% 10.4% 17.8%

Household Income For Alva, Oklahoma

Less than $10,000
9.7% (49,999)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.6% (33,838)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.3% (58,080)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.3% (58,332)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.7% (55,050)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.1% (108,837)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.1% (62,120)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.4% (69,191)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.3% (6,565)
$200,000 or more
2.6% (13,383)
Income Alva OK USA
Less than $10,000 9.7% 7.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.6% 5.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.3% 11.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.3% 10.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.7% 14.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.1% 18.6% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.1% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.4% 12.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.3% 4.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.6% 4.0% 7.0%

Gender in Alva

Female
47.5% (2,448)
Male
52.5% (2,706)
Gender Alva OK USA
Female 47.5% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 52.5% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Alva for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (154)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (463)
High School / GED
25.0% (1,288)
Some College
27.0% (1,391)
Associate's Degree
2.0% (103)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (1,133)
Master's Degree
7.0% (360)
Professional Degree
1.0% (51)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (206)
Education Alva OK USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 24.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 2.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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