For population 25 years and over in Bristow:
For population 15 years and over in Bristow city:
126 residents are foreign born (2.4% Latin America, 0.3% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $510 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tulsa, OK (32.8 miles , pop. 393,049).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (210.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Depew, OK (2.6 miles ), Shamrock-Heyburn Lake, OK (2.7 miles ), Slick, OK (2.8 miles) , Shamrock, OK (3.5 miles) , Kellyville, OK (3.5 miles ), Stroud, OK (3.9 miles ), Drumright, OK (4.0 miles ), Northeast Lincoln, OK (4.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.83 N, Longitude: 96.39 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +349 (+8.2%)
Area code: 918
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Bristow detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 18 (13 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +38 (+0.9%).
Work and jobs in Bristow: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Bristow, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Bristow-area historical tornado activity is above Oklahoma state average. It is 357% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/5/1960, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 23.5 miles away from the Bristow city center killed 5 people and injured 81 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/1/1954, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.4 miles away from the city center injured 65 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Bristow-area historical earthquake activity is below Oklahoma state average. It is 89% 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 81.0 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 99.9 miles away from Bristow 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 95.1 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) earthquake occurred 52.6 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 39.6 miles away from Bristow center
On 10/30/2008 at 16:25:00, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 48.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Creek County (29) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 8, Winter Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 7, Fires: 6, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Charles Crawford (American football) - Football player, Robert Hughes (basketball coach) - Basketball player-coach, Robert Symonds - Film actor.
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 10.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.5 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 7.79. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.8 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 30.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.5 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Bristow and their reported violations in the past:BRISTOW MUN AUTH (Address: 110 W. 7TH ST , Population served: 3700, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 28.2%
(23.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 61.3% for Black residents, 29.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 30.6% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 15.2% for other race residents, 37.5% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
2 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
64 people in nursing homes in 2000
8 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000
Bristow compared to Oklahoma state average:
Banks with branches in Bristow (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Bristow (based on Creek County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.20%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
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Bristow government finances in 2002(per resident):
8.98% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,481 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:
8.86% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,947 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($153 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Bristow fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Bristow)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 106 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Bristow, OK)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bristow)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Bristow)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 20 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 6 patent applications in 2008-2013.