U.S. Cities - City-Data Homepage  
Bromide, Oklahoma forum City-Data.com Homepage

Bromide, Oklahoma



Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Back to Bromide, OK housing info, Johnston County, Oklahoma, OK smaller cities, OK small cities, All Cities.


We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2012: 167 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.5%
 

Males: 79  (47.8%)
Females: 88  (52.2%)

Median resident age:  38.5 years
Oklahoma median age:  37.0 years

Zip code: 74530

Estimated median household income in 2012: $33,491 (it was $21,458 in 2000)
Bromide:

$33,491
OK:

$44,312
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,393

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $38,375 (it was $17,700 in 2000)
Bromide:

$38,375
OK:

$114,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $57,902; Detached houses: $45,076; Mobile homes: $87,400

Bromide, OK residents, houses, and apartments details

Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for: near:  
Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2011 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
Bromide races chart
  • White alone - 120 (72.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 26 (15.8%)
  • Hispanic - 14 (8.5%)
  • Two or more races - 5 (3.0%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Bromide: 79.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Bromide, OK forum
Recent posts about Bromide, Oklahoma on our local forum with over 1,500,000 registered users:
attractions around OKC  (4 replies)
The Official Oklahoma Chattin' Thread Part 2  (2676 replies)

Latest news from Bromide, OK collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: Irish (13.6%), German (10.2%), United States (5.4%), West Indian (3.4%), English (2.7%), Polish (1.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1907

Elevation: 707 feet

Land area: 0.67 square miles.

Population density: 250 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).




Home Value Estimate
Address:
Unit (optional):
City
State
Zip


Recent Home Sales
Address:
City

State
Zip
Min Price (optional)

Max Price (optional)
Prioritization:



Bromide, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Bromide:

  • High school or higher: 70.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 15.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bromide town:

  • Never married: 16.8%
  • Now married: 69.8%
  • Separated: 5.4%
  • Widowed: 1.3%
  • Divorced: 6.7%

20 residents are foreign born

This town:  12.6%
Oklahoma:  5.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $275 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $199 (0.5%)

Bromide satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Norman, OK (76.4 miles , pop. 95,694).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (94.3 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (113.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Wapanucka, OK (2.3 miles ), East Johnston, OK (3.0 miles) , Milburn, OK (3.6 miles ), Tupelo, OK (3.7 miles ), West Coal, OK (3.8 miles) , Centrahoma, OK (4.0 miles) , Lehigh, OK (4.0 miles ), Stonewall, OK (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 34.42 N, Longitude: 96.49 W

Area code: 580

Bromide household income distribution Bromide home values distribution

This town's Wikipedia profile

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.2%
Oklahoma:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +1 (+0.6%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (18%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (13%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Wholesale trade (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (17%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (18%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (15%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (13%)
  • Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (10%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (21%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (17%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (14%)
  • Cashiers (10%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (10%)
  • Child care workers (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)


Average climate in Bromide, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Bromide, Oklahoma average temperatures Bromide, Oklahoma average precipitation
 
Bromide, Oklahoma humidity
 
Bromide, Oklahoma wind speed
 
Bromide, Oklahoma snowfall
 
Bromide, Oklahoma sunshine
 
Bromide, Oklahoma clear and cloudy days
 

Back to the top

Tornado activity:

Bromide-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 279% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/27/1966, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.1 miles away from the Bromide town center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/9/1959, a category F4 tornado 14.8 miles away from the town center killed 7 people and injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bromide-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Oklahoma state average. It is 66% 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 17.1 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 67.4 miles away from Bromide center
On 11/15/1990 at 11:44:41, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 LG, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 66.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/8/2004 at 00:15:09, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 45.2 miles away from the city center
On 12/17/1992 at 07:18:04, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.9 miles away from Bromide center
On 10/20/2002 at 02:18:13, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 25.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Johnston County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 3, Snow: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bromide topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bromide:

  • East Central University (about 27 miles; Ada, OK; Full-time enrollment: 3,253)
  • Southeastern Oklahoma State University (about 30 miles; Durant, OK; FT enrollment: 3,111)
  • Grayson County College (about 51 miles; Denison, TX; FT enrollment: 2,340)
  • North Central Texas College (about 68 miles; Gainesville, TX; FT enrollment: 3,709)
  • Paris Junior College (about 77 miles; Paris, TX; FT enrollment: 2,649)
  • University of Oklahoma Norman Campus (about 77 miles; Norman, OK; FT enrollment: 19,159)
  • Texas A & M University-Commerce (about 89 miles; Commerce, TX; FT enrollment: 5,138)

Click to draw/clear town borders

Notable location: Bromide Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Johnston County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Bromide and their reported violations in the past:

BROMIDE (Population served: 163, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between JUL-01-2004 and JUN-14-2005, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-08-2004), St Public Notif requested (OCT-14-2004), St Compliance achieved (JUN-14-2005), St Public Notif received (2 times from JUN-14-2005 to NOV-23-2005)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-2001 and NOV-2001, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2001), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-30-2001)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2000, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between OCT-19-1999 and MAY-31-2000, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Formal NOV issued (MAR-30-2000), Fed Compliance achieved (MAY-31-2000)
  • 26 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 8 regular monitoring violations

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 17.6%
(5.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 45.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 50.0% for American Indian residents, 45.7% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This town:  2.7 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  77.0%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.9%
Whole state:  5.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Bromide, OK

Bromide compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


Back to the top

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Bromide travel time to work - commute


Bromide mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (54%)
  • Electricity (29%)
  • Wood (13%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Religion statistics for Bromide town (based on Johnston County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 69.07%
Here69.1%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurches of ChristChurch of the NazareneChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)
Adherents60.6%9.6%6.9%5.0%3.7%
Congregations31.3%12.5%16.7%4.2%8.3%
NameNational Association of Free Will BaptistsAssemblies of GodInternational Pentecostal Holiness ChurchChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Other
Adherents3.2%3.0%2.0%1.9%4.0%
Congregations4.2%4.2%2.1%2.1%14.6%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
Johnston County:

1.92 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Johnston County:

0.96 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Johnston County:

12.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

4.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.89 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.1%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Johnston County:

31.0%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$550
Water Supply 0$0 1$800
Totals for Government 0$0 2$1,350

Bromide government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $56,000 ($335.33)
    Financial Administration: $12,000 ($71.86)
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000 ($35.93)
    Sewerage: $3,000 ($17.96)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($5.99)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Financial Administration: $2,000 ($11.98)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $13,000 ($77.84)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($11.98)

Bromide government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $12,000 ($71.86)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($41.92)
    All Other: $1,000 ($5.99)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($11.98)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,000 ($5.99)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $20,000 ($119.76)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,000 ($11.98)
    General Support: $1,000 ($5.99)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $1,000 ($5.99)

Bromide government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $95,000 ($568.86)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $91,000 ($544.91)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $4,000 ($23.95)

Bromide government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $56,000 ($335.33)

8.87% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($25,479 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.87%
Oklahoma average:

8.21%

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:
from Bryan County, OK  0.94% ($21,600 average AGI)
from Marshall County, OK  0.94% ($27,133)
from Carter County, OK  0.91% ($30,586)


7.62% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($24,615 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.62%
Oklahoma average:

7.91%

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:
to Bryan County, OK  1.08% ($20,382 average AGI)
to Marshall County, OK  0.93% ($23,621)
to Carter County, OK  0.89% ($29,929)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bromide:

  • KEOR (1110 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ATOKA, OK; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KYNG (950 AM; 10 kW; DENISON-SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KTBK (1700 AM; 10 kW; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KRBE LICO, INC.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bromide:

  • KAZC (88.3 FM; TISHOMINGO, OK; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL OKLAHOMA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHKC-FM (102.1 FM; ATOKA, OK; Owner: KEYSTONE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KMAD-FM (102.5 FM; WHITESBORO, TX; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • KTCY (104.9 FM; PILOT POINT, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KQCV-FM (95.1 FM; SHAWNEE, OK; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KLBC (106.3 FM; DURANT, OK; Owner: TEXOMA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIXO (106.1 FM; SULPHUR, OK; Owner: DFWU, INC.)
  • K209AZ (89.7 FM; ADA, OK; Owner: CREATIVE EDUCATIONAL MEDIA CORP. INC)
  • KKFC (105.5 FM; COALGATE, OK; Owner: WOODSTONE BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Bromide:

  • KTEN (Channel 10; ADA, OK; Owner: CHANNEL 49 ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • KXII (Channel 12; SHERMAN, TX; Owner: KXII LICENSEE CORP.)
  • K35CU (Channel 35; ADA, OK; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY CO.)


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • SAM CURTIS, 0.35 Miles North Of Town Of Bromide, Ok (Lat: 34.424694 Lon: -96.494944), Type: 109.7, Structure height: 40029 m, Overall height: 109.7 m
    Registrant: 4053438232, Kerrylconn@gmail.Com, 13431 BROADWAY EXTENSION Suite- 120
  • 4.2 Mi E Of St Hwy 7 6 Mi 225 Deg Ssw (Lat: 34.359444 Lon: -96.559722), Type: 444.5, Overall height: 411.6 m
    Registrant: 9034655836

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Tower Site, St Hwy 7 Sw (Lat: 34.359528 Lon: -96.559722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 411.6 m, Overall height: 444.5 m, Call Sign: KNZ63, Licensee ID: L00171408
    Assigned Frequencies: 6875.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/31/1988, Expiration Date: 06/01/2006
    Registrant: Channel 49 Acquisition Corporation
  • Tower Site, 4.2 Miles East Of State Hwy. 7, 6 Miles 225 Degrees Ssw (Lat: 34.359444 Lon: -96.559722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 444.4 m, Call Sign: WAW459
    Assigned Frequencies: 6975.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/17/1994, Expiration Date: 06/01/2006
    Registrant: Brooks, Pierce Et. Al., 150 Fayetteville Street Mall, Raleigh, NC 27602, Phone: (919) 839-0300, Fax: (919) 839-0304, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: SINCLAIR PETER CHALLENGER II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 999PS , Serial Number: 1291
    Registrant (Individual): Bill R Toney, Po Box 6, Bromide, OK 74530
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 02/17/1994, Exported to: Switzerland


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Cost of Living Calculator

Back to Bromide, OK housing info, Johnston County, Oklahoma, OK smaller cities, OK small cities, All Cities.

 

Back to the top




Recent home sales, price trends, and home value evaluator powered by Onboard Informatics
© 2013 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
 
City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.
Website © 2003-2014 Advameg, Inc.