For population 25 years and over in Cole:
For population 15 years and over in Cole town:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $477 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Norman, OK (11.9 miles , pop. 95,694).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (26.1 miles , pop. 506,132).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (165.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Blanchard, OK (2.3 miles ), Dibble, OK (2.4 miles ), Washington, OK (2.4 miles ), Goldsby, OK (2.5 miles ), Newcastle, OK (3.1 miles ), Noble, OK (3.3 miles ), Norman, OK (3.4 miles ), Purcell, OK (3.6 miles ).
Latitude: 35.11 N, Longitude: 97.57 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 405
Population change in the 1990s: +118 (+33.2%).
Work and jobs in Cole: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Cole, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Cole-area historical tornado activity is above Oklahoma state average. It is 408% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/3/1999, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 15.8 miles away from the Cole town center killed 36 people and injured 583 people and caused $1000 million in damages.
On 5/8/2003, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.7 miles away from the town center injured 134 people and caused $370 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Cole-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Oklahoma state average. It is 38% 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 71.6 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 23.0 miles away from Cole center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 52.8 miles away from the city 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 23.9 miles away from the city center
On 2/8/2002 at 16:07:13, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 51.8 miles away from Cole 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 25.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in McClain County (32) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 23
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 16, Floods: 15, Tornadoes: 9, Winter Storms: 9, Fires: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Cole:
Amtrak stations near Cole:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cole:
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2003 was 0.448. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.6 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 10.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.6 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 31.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 4.2%
(3.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 25.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Cole compared to Oklahoma state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Cole (based on McClain County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 59.12%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Cole government finances in 2002:
11.73% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($40,786 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:
9.37% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,323 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 Antenna Towers:2