For population 25 years and over in Comanche:
For population 15 years and over in Comanche city:
25 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $290 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lawton, OK (30.7 miles , pop. 92,757).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (81.1 miles , pop. 506,132).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (127.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Meridian, OK (1.9 miles ), Empire City, OK (2.8 miles ), Addington, OK (2.9 miles) , Duncan, OK (3.2 miles ), Hastings, OK (3.5 miles) , Waurika, OK (3.7 miles ), Temple, OK (4.1 miles ), Loco, OK (4.1 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 34.37 N, Longitude: 97.97 W
Area code: 580
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 Comanche detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -214 (-12.1%).
Work and jobs in Comanche: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Comanche, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Comanche-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 294% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/10/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.8 miles away from the Comanche city center killed 42 people and injured 1740 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1964, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 40.0 miles away from the city center killed 7 people and injured 111 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Comanche-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Oklahoma state average. It is 57% 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 89.8 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 35.4 miles away from Comanche 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 38.5 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 34.8 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 33.6 miles away from Comanche 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 34.3 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 Stephens County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 8, Winter Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Fires: 3, Snow: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Alvin Dark - Major League Baseball player and manager, Boyd Morgan - Football player.
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Public high school in Comanche:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Comanche and their reported violations in the past:COMANCHE PUBLIC WORKS (Address: 500 N. RODEO DRIVE , Population served: 2160, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 16.6%
(17.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 13.2% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 2.7% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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Banks with branches in Comanche (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Comanche (based on Stephens County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 83.42%
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): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
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Comanche government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.44% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,095 average adjusted gross income)
0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($711 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.03% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,773 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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Comanche fatal accident list:
May 17, 2005 12:02 AM, Sr-53, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 2, 1989 10:50 AM, 81, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 1, 1986 05:45 PM, 81, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 21, 1983 08:20 PM, 81, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jun 10, 1978 00:40 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 20, 1978 11:50 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 14, 1977 08:50 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Comanche)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Comanche, OK)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Comanche)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Comanche, OK
Total of 27 patent applications in 2008-2013.