For population 25 years and over in Dewar:
For population 15 years and over in Dewar town:
6 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $476 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Broken Arrow, OK (41.0 miles , pop. 74,859).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (46.5 miles , pop. 393,049).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (190.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Henryetta, OK (1.6 miles ), Schulter, OK (2.0 miles ), Grayson, OK (2.3 miles) , Hoffman, OK (2.5 miles) , Morris, OK (3.4 miles ), Okmulgee, OK (3.4 miles ), Hitchita, OK (3.4 miles) , Hitchita-Pierce, OK (3.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.46 N, Longitude: 95.95 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 918
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Crime rate in Dewar detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +108 (+13.3%).
Work and jobs in Dewar: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Dewar, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Dewar-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 313% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/17/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.1 miles away from the Dewar town center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 9/14/1957, a category F4 tornado 16.9 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Dewar-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 88% 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 61.8 miles away from the city center
On 5/27/2007 at 21:03:22, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 21.5 miles away from Dewar center
On 10/20/2002 at 02:18:13, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 82.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/9/2008 at 22:59:47, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 46.9 miles away from the city center
On 3/15/2006 at 08:30:25, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 32.4 miles away from Dewar center
On 10/30/2008 at 16:25:00, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 66.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Okmulgee County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 13, Floods: 9, Tornadoes: 9, Winter Storms: 9, Fires: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Dewar:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dewar:
Public high school in Dewar:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Dewar and their reported violations in the past:DEWAR (Population served: 1125, Purch_surface_water):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 13.4%
(16.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 5.5% for American Indian residents, 0.0% 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 Dewar (based on Okmulgee County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.01%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
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Dewar government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Dewar government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
7.54% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,523 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:
7.78% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,780 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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Dewar fatal accident list:
May 24, 2002 00:20 AM, Us-266, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Sep 21, 1987 08:40 PM, 266, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:6
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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