For population 25 years and over in Braman:
For population 15 years and over in Braman town:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $134 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wichita, KS (52.9 miles , pop. 344,284).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (287.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Hunnewell, KS (2.6 miles) , Blackwell, OK (3.0 miles ), South Haven, KS (3.1 miles ), Deer Creek, OK (3.6 miles) , Newkirk, OK (4.0 miles ), Geuda Springs, KS (4.1 miles ), Tonkawa, OK (4.1 miles ), Caldwell, KS (4.1 miles ).
Latitude: 36.92 N, Longitude: 97.34 W
Area code: 580
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: -7 (-2.8%).
Work and jobs in Braman: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Braman, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Braman-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 241% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/25/1955, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 6.4 miles away from the Braman town center killed 20 people and injured 280 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/25/1955, a category F5 tornado 10.7 miles away from the town center killed 80 people and injured 273 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Braman-area historical earthquake activity is below Oklahoma state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 75.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/30/1998 at 17:41:22, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 17.0 miles away from Braman center
On 1/14/1993 at 17:06:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 56.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/24/1991 at 05:00:26, a magnitude 3.0 (2.9 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 37.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/24/2001 at 14:02:35, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 56.7 miles away from Braman center
On 4/29/1994 at 03:28:58, a magnitude 3.0 (2.8 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 62.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Kay County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Winter Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Heavy Rain: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Braman:
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Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.76. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 6.60. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 24.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 11.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Braman and their reported violations in the past:BRAMAN (Address: 302 BROADWAY , Population served: 244, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 4.5%
(5.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Braman compared to Oklahoma state average:
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Religion statistics for Braman (based on Kay County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 71.83%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 12
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Braman government finances in 2002:
6.05% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,856 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:
6.98% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,174 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 Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Braman)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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