For population 25 years and over in Cushing:
For population 15 years and over in Cushing city:
240 residents are foreign born (2.5% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $555 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Edmond, OK (45.3 miles , pop. 68,315).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (47.4 miles , pop. 393,049).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (220.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Ripley, OK (2.9 miles ), Agra, OK (2.9 miles ), Drumright, OK (3.0 miles ), Yale, OK (3.1 miles ), Shamrock, OK (3.4 miles) , Oilton, OK (3.5 miles ), Quay, OK (3.6 miles) , Tryon, OK (3.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.98 N, Longitude: 96.76 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +300 (+3.9%)
Area code: 918
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 Cushing detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 22 (15 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +1,138 (+15.7%).
Work and jobs in Cushing: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Cushing, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Cushing-area historical tornado activity is above Oklahoma state average. It is 372% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/8/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.8 miles away from the Cushing city center killed 14 people and injured 150 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/26/1984, a category F4 tornado 11.4 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 37 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Cushing-area historical earthquake activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 85% 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 93.3 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 95.9 miles away from Cushing 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 96.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/30/1998 at 17:41:22, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 73.2 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 97.3 miles away from Cushing center
On 10/30/2008 at 16:25:00, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 42.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Payne County (26) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Winter Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 6, Fires: 5, Ice Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Bob Shirley - Baseball player, Paul Blair (baseball) - Baseball player and coach, Sam Harris (entertainer) - Pop singer.
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Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 10.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 31.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.3 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Cushing that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 16.7%
(17.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.8% for Black residents, 11.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 13.7% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 14.6% 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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Religion statistics for Cushing (based on Payne County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 53.03%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 34
Number of full-service restaurants: 48
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Cushing government finances in 2006(per resident):
11.69% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,715 average adjusted gross income)
1.30% of residents moved from foreign countries ($495 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
11.85% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,067 average adjusted gross income)
0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($182 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Cushing fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Cushing)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 90 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Cushing, OK)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cushing)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 28 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Cushing)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 10 patent applications in 2008-2014.