Amber, Oklahoma

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Population in 2017: 451 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -8.0%
 
Males: 222  (49.4%)
Females: 229  (50.6%)
Median resident age:

34.5 years
Oklahoma median age:

36.6 years

Zip codes: 73004, 73079.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $48,077 (it was $32,083 in 2000)
Amber:

$48,077
OK:

$50,051

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $18,020 (it was $12,012 in 2000)

Amber town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $86,864 (it was $42,800 in 2000)
Amber:

$86,864
OK:

$137,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $139,514; detached houses: $158,976; mobile homes: $59,614

Median gross rent in 2017: $672.

March 2019 cost of living index in Amber: 78.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 17.3%
(15.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 23.5% for American Indian residents, 21.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Amber, OK (2010)
    • 37790.0%White alone
    • 286.7%American Indian alone
    • 102.4%Hispanic
    • 30.7%Two or more races
    • 10.2%Black alone

Races in Amber detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Oklahoma and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Amber, Oklahoma as of July 05, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Amber is 404 to 1.



Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 3 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.39
Oklahoma average:

2.24
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Ancestries: American (60.1%), German (13.7%), English (3.4%), Northern European (3.0%), Irish (2.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1250 feet

Land area: 3.95 square miles.

Population density: 114 people per square mile   (very low).

Amber, Oklahoma map

3 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.7%
Oklahoma:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $607 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $330 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: East Canadian, OK (23.8 miles , pop. 61,645).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (29.6 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (174.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Pocasset, OK (2.2 miles),
Chickasha, OK (3.0 miles ),
Bridge Creek, OK (3.1 miles ),
Tuttle, OK (3.3 miles ),
Minco, OK (3.4 miles ),
Blanchard, OK (3.6 miles ),
Verden, OK (3.6 miles ),
Norge, OK (3.7 miles)

Latitude: 35.16 N, Longitude: 97.88 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 405

Distribution of median household income in Amber, OK in 2017
Distribution of house value in Amber, OK in 2017
Amber satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $66,200
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $75,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $43,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $35,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $48,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $142,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $132,000
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $26,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $42,500
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $15,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $115,000
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $39,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Amber, OK residents
Average permit cost in Amber, OK
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.0%
Oklahoma:

3.2%
Population change in the 1990s: +86 (+21.3%).
Most common industries in Amber, OK (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (14.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.4%)
  • Educational services (7.4%)
  • Health care (6.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.1%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (22.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.3%)
  • Educational services (5.6%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.8%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (14.6%)
  • Educational services (10.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (9.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.7%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.6%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (5.6%)
Most common occupations in Amber, OK (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.7%)
  • Cashiers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (11.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10.3%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (10.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.1%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.7%)
  • Cashiers (6.7%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.5%)

Average climate in Amber, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Amber, Oklahoma average temperatures Amber, Oklahoma average precipitation Amber, Oklahoma humidity Amber, Oklahoma wind speed Amber, Oklahoma snowfall Amber, Oklahoma sunshine Amber, Oklahoma clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 84.0. This is about average.

City:

84.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2003 was 0.456. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.456
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2016 was 4.15. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.15
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 10.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.1
U.S.:

8.5
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 0.00171. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00171
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Amber-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 238% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/3/1999, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 2.6 miles away from the Amber town center killed 36 people and injured 583 people and caused $1000 million in damages.

On 5/24/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.5 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 4 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Amber-area historical earthquake activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 221.4 miles away from Amber center
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 88.9 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 31.1 miles away from Amber center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 40.1 miles away from the city 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 32.1 miles away from Amber center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 183.0 miles away from Amber center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Grady County (29) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 23
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 16, Storms: 16, Winter Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 9, Winds: 2, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Amber topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Amber:

  • LIFELINE HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; CHICKASHA, OK)
  • ALPHA HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; CHICKASHA, OK)
  • GRADY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; CHICKASHA, OK)
  • HEALTHBACK OF CHICKASHA (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; CHICKASHA, OK)
  • GRACE LIVING CENTER-CHICKASHA (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; CHICKASHA, OK)
  • IDAHO AVENUE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; CHICKASHA, OK)
  • DAVITA - CHICKASHA DIALYSIS CTR (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; CHICKASHA, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Amber:

  • Mid-America Christian University (about 22 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; Full-time enrollment: 2,869)
  • Oklahoma City Community College (about 24 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 8,904)
  • University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus (about 25 miles; Norman, OK; FT enrollment: 22,496)
  • Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City (about 28 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 4,784)
  • Southern Nazarene University (about 29 miles; Bethany, OK; FT enrollment: 2,064)
  • Oklahoma City University (about 31 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,547)
  • University of Oklahoma-Health Sciences Center (about 31 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,507)

Public high schools in Amber:

  • AMBER-POCASSET JHS (Students: 119, Location: 401 EAST MAIN STREET, Grades: 7-9)
  • AMBER-POCASSET HS (Location: 401 EAST MAIN STREET, Grades: 10-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Amber:

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Points of interest:

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Notable location: Amber Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Grady County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Amber and their reported violations in the past:

GRADY CO RWD #6 (Population served: 3,250, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-11-2011), St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-06-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-06-2006), St Public Notif received (OCT-31-2006), St Compliance achieved (NOV-21-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between SEP-2008 and NOV-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: Fed Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-09-2008), St Compliance achieved (MAY-08-2014)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between SEP-2008 and NOV-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: Fed Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-09-2008), St Compliance achieved (MAY-08-2014)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between MAR-2008 and MAY-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: Fed Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-09-2008), Fed Compliance achieved (JAN-23-2009)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between MAR-2008 and MAY-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: Fed Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-09-2008), Fed Compliance achieved (JAN-23-2009)
GRADY CO RWD #2 (Population served: 455, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2013), St Public Notif requested (JAN-10-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-10-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2013), St Public Notif requested (DEC-18-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-18-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-03-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2011), St Public Notif requested (NOV-17-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-17-2011), St Public Notif received (JAN-13-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2010), St Public Notif requested (NOV-12-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-12-2010), St Public Notif received (NOV-18-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-01-2008), St Public Notif requested (MAR-20-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-20-2008), St Public Notif received (APR-10-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In NOV-2013, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2013), St Public Notif requested (JAN-10-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-10-2014)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In OCT-2013, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2013), St Public Notif requested (DEC-18-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-18-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-03-2014)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (APR-19-2005), St Public Notif requested (APR-19-2005), St Public Notif received (MAY-04-2005), St Compliance achieved (MAY-25-2005)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
Average household size:
This town:

2.8 people
Oklahoma:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

77.6%
Whole state:

66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.9%
Whole state:

5.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Amber:

Marital status in Amber, OK
  • Never married: 26.2%
  • Now married: 53.0%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 3.3%
  • Divorced: 13.9%

For population 25 years and over in Amber:

  • High school or higher: 86.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.3
Oklahoma average:

11.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Amber, OK (based on Grady County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant19,72569
Mainline Protestant3,90913
Catholic4201
Other2912
Black Protestant1551
None27,931-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 8
Grady County:

1.59 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Grady County:

0.79 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Grady County:

6.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
This county:

3.96 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

6.89 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.7%
State:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

31.3%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Amber:

47.3%
Oklahoma:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Amber:

40.0%
Oklahoma:

44.2%

Average BMI:
Amber:

28.5
Oklahoma:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Amber:

16.0%
State:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

6.9%
Oklahoma:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Oklahoma:

6.8

Overweight people:
Amber:

29.7%
Oklahoma:

33.8%

General health condition:
Amber:

55.7%
Oklahoma:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.5%
Oklahoma:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Amber, OK Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 2$5,798$34,7880$0
Financial Administration 1$2,657$31,8841$1,351
Other Government Administration 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$607
Totals for Government 3$8,455$33,8202$1,958

Amber government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $113,000 ($250.55)
    Central Staff Services: $93,000 ($206.21)
    Local Fire Protection: $16,000 ($35.48)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($4.43)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $1,000 ($2.22)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $100,000 ($221.73)
    Police Protection: $35,000 ($77.61)
    Central Staff Services: $12,000 ($26.61)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $101,000 ($223.95)

Amber government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $3,000 ($6.65)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,000 ($8.87)
    General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($2.22)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $122,000 ($270.51)
    Donations From Private Sources: $8,000 ($17.74)
    General Revenue - Other: $3,000 ($6.65)
    Rents: $2,000 ($4.43)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $88,000 ($195.12)
    General Local Government Support: $5,000 ($11.09)
    Highways: $1,000 ($2.22)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $417,000 ($924.61)
    Public Utilities Sales: $6,000 ($13.30)

Amber government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,176,000 ($2607.54)

8.18% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($55,434 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.18%
Oklahoma average:

7.30%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Oklahoma County, OK  1.49% ($61,038 average AGI)
from Cleveland County, OK  1.12% ($60,729)
from McClain County, OK  0.91% ($61,472)


8.19% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($44,186 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.19%
Oklahoma average:

7.47%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Oklahoma County, OK  1.39% ($37,431 average AGI)
to Cleveland County, OK  1.08% ($44,105)
to McClain County, OK  0.86% ($56,250)

Strongest AM radio stations in Amber:

  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • WWLS (640 AM; 5 kW; MOORE, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KJON (850 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ANADARKO, OK; Owner: CARROLLTON BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, LP)
  • KQCV (800 AM; 3 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTOK (1000 AM; 5 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WKY (930 AM; 5 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Amber:

  • KKNG-FM (93.3 FM; NEWCASTLE, OK; Owner: TYLER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KWCO-FM (105.5 FM; CHICKASHA, OK; Owner: TYLER ENTERPRISES, L.L.C.)
  • KMSI (88.1 FM; MOORE, OK; Owner: CREATIVE EDUCATIONAL MEDIA CORPORATION, INC.)
  • KHBZ-FM (94.7 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KTST (101.9 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRMP (103.5 FM; ANADARKO, OK; Owner: PERRY BROADCASTING OF SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA, INC.)
  • KMGL (104.1 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KJYO (102.7 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KXXY-FM (96.1 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KTUZ-FM (106.7 FM; OKARCHE, OK; Owner: TYLER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KATT-FM (100.5 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KYIS (98.9 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSYY (105.3 FM; KINGFISHER, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOMA-FM (92.5 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF NV)
  • KRXO (107.7 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF NV)
  • K209DJ (89.7 FM; CHICKASHA, OK; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K219KL (91.7 FM; NINNEKAH, OK; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KBLP (105.1 FM; LINDSAY, OK; Owner: SO. CENTRAL OKLA. B/C & ADVERTISING)
  • KFXI (92.1 FM; MARLOW, OK; Owner: DFWU, INC.)
  • K246AF (97.1 FM; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: MICHAEL A. BROOKS / DBA JIME'NEZ COM)

TV broadcast stations around Amber:

  • KWTV (Channel 9; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: GRIFFIN ENTITIES, L.L.C.)
  • KOCO-TV (Channel 5; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: OHIO/OKLAHOMA HEARST- ARGYLE TELEVISION)
  • KKCC-LP (Channel 19; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: EICB-TV, LLC)
  • KOKH-TV (Channel 25; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: KOKH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KETA-TV (Channel 13; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
  • KOCB (Channel 34; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: KOCB LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KOPX (Channel 62; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: PAXSON OKLAHOMA CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFOR-TV (Channel 4; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • KSBI (Channel 52; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY CO.)
  • KDSA-LP (Channel 11; NORMAN, OK; Owner: DAY STAR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KTOU-LP (Channel 21; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KTBO-TV (Channel 14; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF OKLAHOMA CITY, INC.)
  • KQOK (Channel 30; SHAWNEE, OK; Owner: SHAWNEE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXOC-LP (Channel 54; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY CO.)
  • K69EK (Channel 69; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: ARKANSAS MEDIA, L.L.C.)
  • K30EC (Channel 30; BATESVILLE, AR; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KCHM-LP (Channel 59; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Amber fatal accident list:

Oct 6, 2009 10:53 PM, No Name, Lat: 35.149108, Lon: -97.951697, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Sep 6, 1990 05:30 PM, 92, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 32Number of bridges
  • 203ft / 62.1mTotal length
  • $18,170,000Total costs
  • 73,903Total average daily traffic
  • 21,546Total average daily truck traffic
  • 56,485Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Amber, OK - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 31930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 51960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 101980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Amber, OK

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Amber)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Well House No 2 (Kerlick) (Lat: 35.338417 Lon: -98.179028), Type: Mast, Structure height: 2 m, Overall height: 3 m, Call Sign: WQSL278,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.400 MHz, Grant Date: 10/23/2013, Expiration Date: 10/23/2023, Certifier: Paul Jones, Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:
  • Cogar Clearwell (Lat: 35.350778 Lon: -98.183611), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 19.6 m, Overall height: 21.6 m, Call Sign: WQSM210,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.400 MHz, Grant Date: 10/29/2013, Expiration Date: 10/29/2023, Certifier: Paul Jones, Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • AMBER, 12.78 Km Northeast Of Chickasha Municipal(Amber) (Lat: 35.139500 Lon: -97.830583), Type: Tower, Structure height: 106.6 m, Overall height: 109.1 m, Call Sign: WPOM327,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6791.25 MHz, Grant Date: 01/12/2010, Expiration Date: 02/08/2020, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • AMBER (3112), 12.78 Km Northeast Of Chickasha Municipal (Lat: 35.139444 Lon: -97.830556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 106.6 m, Overall height: 109.1 m, Call Sign: WPQS353,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6560.00 MHz, Grant Date: 08/24/2010, Expiration Date: 09/14/2020, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • Amber Tower, Lat: 35.159750 Lon: -97.878750, Type: Tank, Structure height: 24.4 m, Overall height: 26 m, Call Sign: WQJG241,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 09/13/2018, Expiration Date: 04/17/2020, Certifier: Samual T Curtis, Registrant: @link Services, LLC, 13431 Broadway Ext., Ste. 120, Oklahoma City, OK 73114, Phone: (405) 753-7151, Fax: (888) 207-1804, Email:
  • Terry Kennedy Tower, Lat: 35.181861 Lon: -97.812944, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 36 m, Overall height: 37 m, Call Sign: WQJG241,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 09/13/2018, Expiration Date: 04/17/2020, Certifier: Samual T Curtis, Registrant: @link Services, LLC, 13431 Broadway Ext., Ste. 120, Oklahoma City, OK 73114, Phone: (405) 753-7151, Fax: (888) 207-1804, Email:
  • Bitter Creek, E1310 Road (Lat: 35.115528 Lon: -97.833222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 100.9 m, Call Sign: WQOK310,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/25/2011, Expiration Date: 10/25/2021, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Services, Inc., 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75126, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • AMW, 5th Street (Lat: 35.161083 Lon: -97.877306), Type: Silo, Structure height: 30.6 m, Call Sign: WRCM818,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10735.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/14/2018, Expiration Date: 11/14/2028, Certifier: Derrick Whitlock, Registrant: Micronet Communications, Inc., 812 Lexington Dr, Plano, TX 75075, Phone: (972) 422-7200, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: PIPER/CUB CRAFTERS PA-18-150 (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-360 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 129CC , Serial Number: 9951CC, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 01/07/2003, Certificate Issue Date: 12/28/2011
    Registrant (Co-Owned): David E Childs, 2017 County Street 2920, Amber, OK 73004, Other Owners: Patricia E Childs
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182T (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 182DP , Serial Number: 18281124, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 05/30/2002, Certificate Issue Date: 01/20/2017
    Registrant (Co-Owned): David E Childs, 2017 County Street 2920, Amber, OK 73004, Other Owners: Patricia E Childs
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 05/19/2011, Exported to: Canada

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$84,5202$130,935
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$85,790
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0008.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Amber, OK
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Amber, OK - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 13. The highest number of fire incidents - 30 took place in 2008, and the least - 1 in 2010. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Amber, OK When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (65.8%), and Structure Fires (17.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Amber, OK
    • 14465.8%Outside Fires
    • 3917.8%Structure Fires
    • 209.1%Other
    • 167.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Amber, OK
Most common first names in Amber, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
George472.8 years
James478.3 years
Barbara362.9 years
Imogene381.6 years
Henry371.0 years
Margaret375.6 years
Ruby383.7 years
Billie252.5 years
Frances284.0 years
Beatrice276.0 years
Most common last names in Amber, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Keef777.0 years
Richardson574.8 years
Jones469.3 years
Nelson457.5 years
Cox468.7 years
Hastings482.0 years
Henderson342.7 years
Elder372.3 years
Hensley379.3 years
Taylor355.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Amber, OK
  • 54.2%Electricity
  • 21.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 14.6%Other fuel
  • 7.3%Utility gas
  • 2.1%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Amber, OK
  • 72.0%Electricity
  • 14.0%Other fuel
  • 8.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.0%Utility gas


Amber compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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