For population 25 years and over in Butler:
For population 15 years and over in Butler town:
15 residents are foreign born (3.2% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $282 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: East Canadian, OK (82.0 miles , pop. 61,645).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (93.5 miles , pop. 506,132).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (239.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Hammon, OK (3.3 miles ), Foss, OK (3.6 miles) , Arapaho, OK (3.6 miles ), Clinton, OK (3.9 miles ), East Roger Mills, OK (3.9 miles ), Canute, OK (4.0 miles ), Northwest Washita, OK (4.1 miles ), Custer City, OK (4.1 miles ).
Latitude: 35.64 N, Longitude: 99.19 W
Area code: 580
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +8 (+2.4%).
Work and jobs in Butler: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Butler, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Butler-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 229% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/10/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.6 miles away from the Butler town center killed 4 people and injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/25/1962, a category F4 tornado 24.1 miles away from the town center injured 9 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Butler-area historical earthquake activity is below Oklahoma state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 73.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.6 miles away from Butler center
On 2/8/2002 at 16:07:13, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 78.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/14/2008 at 03:07:28, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 86.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/5/1995 at 05:31:16, a magnitude 3.0 (2.8 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 31.5 miles away from Butler center
On 2/15/1997 at 09:08:55, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Custer County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Winter Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Ice Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Butler:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Butler:
Public high school in Butler:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Butler and their reported violations in the past:BUTLER (Population served: 345, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Butler that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 5.8%
(6.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race 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
Butler compared to Oklahoma state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Butler (based on Custer County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 83.06%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Number of full-service restaurants: 31
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Butler government finances in 2002(per resident):
9.56% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,680 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:
9.48% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,271 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:4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Butler)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: