For population 25 years and over in Broken Bow:
For population 15 years and over in Broken Bow city:
26 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $397 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Smith, AR (94.6 miles , pop. 80,268).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (121.6 miles , pop. 200,145).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (145.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Eagletown, OK (3.1 miles ), Idabel, OK (3.3 miles ), Garvin, OK (3.6 miles) , Haworth, OK (3.7 miles ), Wright City, OK (3.9 miles ), Millerton, OK (4.0 miles ), Southeast McCurtain, OK (4.2 miles) , Valliant, OK (4.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 34.03 N, Longitude: 94.74 W
Area code: 580
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Crime rate in Broken Bow detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 15 (11 officers).
Broken Bow tourist attractions:
Population change in the 1990s: -142 (-3.2%).
Work and jobs in Broken Bow: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Broken Bow, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Broken Bow-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 146% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/2/1982, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 9.8 miles away from the Broken Bow city center injured 29 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/2/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.1 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 23 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Broken Bow-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Oklahoma state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/16/1997 at 19:07:27, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 75.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/20/2002 at 02:18:13, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 78.6 miles away from Broken Bow center
On 5/31/1997 at 03:26:41, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 91.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/22/2005 at 05:17:04, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 28.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/4/2001 at 01:13:25, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.1 miles away from Broken Bow center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in McCurtain County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Snow: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Gail Davies - Country singer, Harry Brecheen - Baseball player and coach, Frank Parker (American football) - Football player.
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Broken Bow and their reported violations in the past:BROKEN BOW PWA (Address: 210 N. BROADWAY , Population served: 4231, Surface_water):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 35.6%
(26.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 48.8% for Black residents, 18.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 58.3% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 55.4% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
145 people in nursing homes in 2000
Broken Bow compared to Oklahoma state average:
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Religion statistics for Broken Bow city (based on McCurtain County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.11%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 11
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
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5.42% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,437 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:
5.48% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,724 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: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Broken Bow)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 66 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Broken Bow, OK)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Broken Bow)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Broken Bow)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.