For population 25 years and over in Braggs:
For population 15 years and over in Braggs town:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $189 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Broken Arrow, OK (41.8 miles , pop. 74,859).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (52.6 miles , pop. 393,049).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (217.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Sand Hills, OK (1.5 miles ), River Bottom, OK (1.7 miles ), Sour John, OK (2.0 miles) , Paradise Hill, OK (2.8 miles) , Notchietown, OK (3.0 miles ), Fort Gibson, OK (3.1 miles ), Gore, OK (3.2 miles ), Webbers Falls, OK (3.3 miles ).
Latitude: 35.66 N, Longitude: 95.20 W
Area code: 918
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: -17 (-5.3%).
Work and jobs in Braggs: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Braggs, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Braggs-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 259% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/26/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.0 miles away from the Braggs town center killed 5 people and injured 25 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/5/1960, a category F4 tornado 25.9 miles away from the town center killed 16 people and injured 106 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Braggs-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Oklahoma state average. It is 98% 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 98.5 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 56.4 miles away from Braggs center
On 6/9/2008 at 22:59:47, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 91.0 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 73.7 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 Braggs:
Heliports located in Braggs:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Braggs:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.582. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 5.11. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 21.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.00. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Braggs and their reported violations in the past:BRAGGS WATER WORKS (Population served: 301, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 12.6%
(18.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.1% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Braggs compared to Oklahoma state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Braggs (based on Muskogee County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 62.88%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
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:
Adult obesity rate:
Braggs government finances in 2002:
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:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Braggs)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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