For population 25 years and over in Boynton:
For population 15 years and over in Boynton town:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $199 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Broken Arrow, OK (27.7 miles , pop. 74,859).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (36.9 miles , pop. 393,049).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (207.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Wainwright, OK (2.3 miles) , Council Hill, OK (2.6 miles) , Taft, OK (3.1 miles ), Hitchita, OK (3.3 miles) , Oktaha, OK (3.3 miles ), Haskell, OK (3.4 miles ), Morris, OK (3.5 miles ), Rentiesville, OK (3.5 miles) .
Latitude: 35.65 N, Longitude: 95.65 W
Area code: 918
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Boynton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Boynton, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Boynton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 297% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/5/1960, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 36.2 miles away from the Boynton town center killed 5 people and injured 81 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/26/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 20.0 miles away from the town center killed 5 people and injured 25 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Boynton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Oklahoma state average. It is 94% 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 81.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/27/2007 at 21:03:22, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 39.1 miles away from Boynton center
On 10/20/2002 at 02:18:13, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 98.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/9/2008 at 22:59:47, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 66.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/15/2006 at 08:30:25, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 53.1 miles away from Boynton center
On 10/30/2008 at 16:25:00, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 83.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Muskogee County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 9, Storms: 8, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Fires: 2, Snow: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Boynton:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Boynton:
Public high school in Boynton:
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Public elementary/middle school in Boynton:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.791. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.1 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 7.09. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 22.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.1 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Boynton and their reported violations in the past:BOYNTON PWA (Population served: 274, Purch_surface_water):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 34.8%
(11.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 44.2% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 52.9% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Boynton compared to Oklahoma state average:
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Religion statistics for Boynton town (based on Muskogee County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 62.88%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 16
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Number of full-service restaurants: 46
Adult diabetes rate:
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Boynton government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Boynton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.58% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,247 average adjusted gross income)
0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($125 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.50% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,522 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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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Boynton)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:6