For population 25 years and over in Allen:
For population 15 years and over in Allen town:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $342 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Norman, OK (61.7 miles , pop. 95,694).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (76.0 miles , pop. 506,132).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (145.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Atwood, OK (2.6 miles) , Gerty, OK (2.7 miles) , South Hughes, OK (2.8 miles ), Sasakwa, OK (2.8 miles) , Northeast Pontotoc, OK (2.9 miles ), Spaulding, OK (3.1 miles) , Francis, OK (3.2 miles ), Calvin, OK (3.3 miles ).
Latitude: 34.88 N, Longitude: 96.41 W
Area code: 580
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Crime rate in Allen detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -48 (-4.8%).
Work and jobs in Allen: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Allen, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Allen-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 315% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/28/1950, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.0 miles away from the Allen town center killed 5 people and injured 32 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/9/1959, a category F4 tornado 15.0 miles away from the town center killed 7 people and injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Allen-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Oklahoma state average. It is 67% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 15.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.6 miles away from Allen center
On 11/15/1990 at 11:44:41, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 LG, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 67.4 miles away from the city center
On 12/17/1992 at 07:18:04, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/8/2004 at 00:15:09, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.5 miles away from Allen center
On 10/20/2002 at 02:18:13, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 45.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Pontotoc County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 8, Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Mildred Clingerman - Women writer, Vallie Eaves - Baseball player.
Hospitals/medical centers near Allen:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Allen and their reported violations in the past:HUGHES CO RWD #6 (Population served: 1040, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:ALLEN PWA (Population served: 951, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 17.0%
(16.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 19.4% for American Indian residents, 17.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
34 people in nursing homes in 2000
Allen compared to Oklahoma state average:
Banks with branches in Allen (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Allen (based on Pontotoc County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 61.84%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
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Allen government finances in 2002(per resident):
7.81% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,460 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.79% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,256 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Allen fatal accident list:
Jul 29, 1998 08:10 PM, Richmond St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Jun 2, 1993 05:55 PM, 1, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Allen)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Allen)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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