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Pink, Oklahoma
—  Town  —
Location of Pink, Oklahoma
Coordinates: 35°13′56″N 97°6′25″W / 35.23222°N 97.10694°W / 35.23222; -97.10694
Country United States
State Oklahoma
County Pottawatomie
 - Total 26.0 sq mi (67.2 km2)
 - Land 26.0 sq mi (67.2 km2)
 - Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 1,119 ft (341 m)
Population (2000)
 - Total 1,165
 - Density 44.9/sq mi (17.3/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 - Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 74873
Area code(s) 405
FIPS code 40-59150[1]
GNIS feature ID 1100744[2]

Pink is a town in Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, United States, and is part of the Oklahoma City Metropolitan Area. The population was 1,165 at the 2000 census.



Pink is located at 35°13′56″N 97°6′25″W / 35.23222°N 97.10694°W / 35.23222; -97.10694 (35.232145, -97.107072)[3].

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 26.0 square miles (67.2 km²), all of it land.


As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 1,165 people, 430 households, and 338 families residing in the town. The population density was 44.9 people per square mile (17.3/km²). There were 466 housing units at an average density of 18.0/sq mi (6.9/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 83.09% White, 0.77% African American, 8.67% Native American, 0.43% Asian, 0.26% Pacific Islander, 0.52% from other races, and 6.27% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.09% of the population.

There were 430 households out of which 32.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.9% were married couples living together, 9.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 21.2% were non-families. 17.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.71 and the average family size was 3.04.

In the town the population was spread out with 26.5% under the age of 18, 7.0% from 18 to 24, 29.1% from 25 to 44, 26.5% from 45 to 64, and 10.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 105.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 104.8 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $35,195, and the median income for a family was $37,857. Males had a median income of $29,306 versus $20,952 for females. The per capita income for the town was $16,925. About 10.0% of families and 11.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 12.3% of those under age 18 and 11.9% of those age 65 or over.


  1. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.  
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.  
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2000 and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2005-05-03. Retrieved 2008-01-31.  

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