is a town located in Muskogee County, Oklahoma
. As of the 2000
census, the town had a total population of 274.
Geography\nBoynton is located at 35°38'58" North, 95°39'13" West (35.649404, -95.653678)1
According to the United States Census Bureau
, the town has a total area of 1.1 km²
). 1.1 km² (0.4 mi²) of it is land and none of the area is covered with water.
Demographics\nAs of the census
, there are 274 people, 112 households, and 76 families residing in the town. The population density
is 258.0/km² (663.1/mi²). There are 139 housing units at an average density of 130.9/km² (336.4/mi²). The racial makeup of the town is 27.37% White, 55.11% African American
, 6.20% Native American
, 0.00% Asian
, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.36% from other races, and 10.95% from two or more races. 0.73% of the population are Hispanic
of any race.
There are 112 households out of which 33.9% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 39.3% are married couples living together, 21.4% have a female householder with no husband present, and 32.1% are non-families. 31.3% of all households are made up of individuals and 16.1% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.45 and the average family size is 3.09.
In the town the population is spread out with 30.3% under the age of 18, 9.9% from 18 to 24, 21.9% from 25 to 44, 21.9% from 45 to 64, and 16.1% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 36 years. For every 100 females there are 107.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 101.1 males.
The median income for a household in the town is $17,917, and the median income for a family is $25,000. Males have a median income of $25,417 versus $15,417 for females. The per capita income for the town is $18,419. 25.5% of the population and 22.4% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 29.6% are under the age of 18 and 13.0% are 65 or older.