|Median resident age:||39.0 years|
|Oklahoma median age:||37.0 years|
Zip codes: 73641.
Dill City town income, earnings, and wages data
Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $40,232 (it was $24,000 in 2000)
Median gross rent in 2012: $546.
- White alone - 461 (82.0%)
- Hispanic - 57 (10.1%)
- Two or more races - 31 (5.5%)
- American Indian alone - 13 (2.3%)
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Ancestries: German (13.6%), United States (12.2%), Irish (11.4%), English (4.9%), Dutch (3.4%), Russian (2.2%).
Current Local Time: CST time zone
Elevation: 1850 feet
Land area: 0.55 square miles.
Population density: 1,026 people per square mile(low).
For population 25 years and over in Dill City:
- High school or higher: 66.5%
- Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.2%
- Graduate or professional degree: 1.6%
- Unemployed: 7.1%
- Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.6 minutes
For population 15 years and over in Dill City town:
- Never married: 23.5%
- Now married: 45.6%
- Separated: 1.6%
- Widowed: 7.2%
- Divorced: 22.1%
8 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $266 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $199 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lawton, OK (61.5 miles , pop. 92,757).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (91.1 miles , pop. 506,132).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (217.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Southwest Washita, OK (2.4 miles ), Burns Flat, OK (2.4 miles ), New Cordell, OK (2.8 miles ), Northwest Washita, OK (3.0 miles ), Sentinel, OK (3.0 miles ), Central Washita, OK (3.0 miles ), Rocky, OK (3.1 miles) , Bessie, OK (3.3 miles) .
Latitude: 35.28 N, Longitude: 99.13 W
Area code: 580
Unemployment by year (%)
- Transportation and warehousing (34%)
- Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (16%)
- Administrative and support and waste management services (14%)
- Manufacturing (12%)
- Construction (11%)
- Wholesale trade (7%)
- Educational services (2%)
- Health care and social assistance (29%)
- Retail trade (14%)
- Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (11%)
- Educational services (11%)
- Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
- Accommodation and food services (9%)
- Other services, except public administration (8%)
- Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (14%)
- Extraction workers (7%)
- Supervisors of construction and extraction workers (6%)
- Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (6%)
- Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5%)
- Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
- Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
- Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (15%)
- Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (13%)
- Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
- Cashiers (7%)
- Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
- Health technologists and technicians (6%)
- Other healthcare support occupations (5%)
Average climate in Dill City, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Dill City-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 140% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/25/1962, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.2 miles away from the Dill City town center injured 9 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 6/10/1967, a category F4 tornado 26.3 miles away from the town center killed 4 people and injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Dill City-area historical earthquake activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 67% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 181.6 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 121.6 miles away from Dill City 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 53.1 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 93.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 158.7 miles away from Dill 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 112.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Washita County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Winter Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Ice Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals and medical centers near Dill City:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dill City:
- Southwestern Oklahoma State University (about 30 miles; Weatherford, OK; Full-time enrollment: 4,126)
- Western Oklahoma State College (about 44 miles; Altus, OK; FT enrollment: 2,054)
- Cameron University (about 62 miles; Lawton, OK; FT enrollment: 4,695)
- Vernon College (about 79 miles; Vernon, TX; FT enrollment: 2,216)
- Southern Nazarene University (about 87 miles; Bethany, OK; FT enrollment: 2,064)
- Mid-America Christian University (about 88 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,869)
- Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City (about 89 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 4,784)
Notable location: Dill City Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2004 was 22.0. This is significantly better than average.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 18.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 8.80. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.8 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Dill City that have no violations reported:
- DILL CITY (Population served: 526, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
(12.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 81.3% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
|This town:||2.6 people|
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Dill City compared to Oklahoma state average:
- Median house value significantly below state average.
- Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
- Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
- Renting percentage below state average.
- Length of stay since moving in above state average.
- House age above state average.
- Number of college students below state average.
- Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
Educational Attainment (%) in 2012
School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
- Utility gas (60%)
- Electricity (30%)
- Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)
- Wood (2%)
Presidential Elections Results
1996 Presidential Elections Results
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2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Dill City town (based on Washita County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 84.56%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
|Name||Southern Baptist Convention||United Methodist Church||Churches of Christ||U.S. Conference of Mennonite Brethren Churches||American Baptist Association|
|Name||Evangelical Lutheran Church in America||Assemblies of God||Presbyterian Church (USA)||Christian Churches and Churches of Christ||Other|
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
|Washita County:||1.72 / 10,000 pop.|
|Oklahoma:||1.97 / 10,000 pop.|
|Washita County:||1.72 / 10,000 pop.|
|Oklahoma:||0.76 / 10,000 pop.|
|Washita County:||6.87 / 10,000 pop.|
|State:||4.35 / 10,000 pop.|
|Here:||8.58 / 10,000 pop.|
|State:||6.89 / 10,000 pop.|
|Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)|
|Function||Full-time employees||Monthly full-time payroll||Average yearly full-time wage||Part-time employees||Monthly part-time payroll|
|Other Government Administration||0||$0||5||$240|
|Totals for Government||0||$0||5||$240|
Dill City government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
- Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $146,000 ($257.04)
Water Utilities: $66,000 ($116.20)
Solid Waste Management: $30,000 ($52.82)
Fire Protection: $1,000 ($1.76)
- Total Salaries & Wages: $67,000 ($117.96)
- Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $20,000 ($35.21)
Dill City government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
- Charges - Solid Waste Management: $39,000 ($68.66)
- Federal Intergovernmental - Health & Hospitals: $97,000 ($170.77)
All Other: $26,000 ($45.77)
- Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $14,000 ($24.65)
General Revenue, NEC: $12,000 ($21.13)
Rents: $1,000 ($1.76)
- Revenue - Water Utilities: $86,000 ($151.41)
- State Intergovernmental - All Other: $24,000 ($42.25)
Highways: $5,000 ($8.80)
General Support: $4,000 ($7.04)
- Tax - Total General Sales: $15,000 ($26.41)
Public Utilities: $8,000 ($14.08)
NEC: $2,000 ($3.52)
Dill City government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):
- Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $325,000 ($572.18)
- Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $321,000 ($565.14)
- Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $4,000 ($7.04)
Dill City government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
- Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $343,000 ($603.87)
8.49% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,276 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
|from Beckham County, OK||1.63% ($35,435 average AGI)|
|from Custer County, OK||1.53% ($43,603)|
|from Kiowa County, OK||0.40% ($24,467)|
9.21% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,528 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
Strongest AM radio stations in Dill City:
- KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
- KCLI (1320 AM; 1 kW; CLINTON, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
- KTJS (1420 AM; 1 kW; HOBART, OK; Owner: FUCHS RADIO, LLC)
- KADS (1240 AM; 1 kW; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: PARAGON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
- KJON (850 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ANADARKO, OK; Owner: CARROLLTON BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, LP)
- KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
- KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
- WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
- KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
- KCAF (990 AM; 10 kW; FARMERSVILLE, TX; Owner: RENAISSANCE RADIO, INC.)
- KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
- KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
- KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
Strongest FM radio stations in Dill City:
- KRMP (103.5 FM; ANADARKO, OK; Owner: PERRY BROADCASTING OF SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA, INC.)
- KQMX (95.5 FM; CLINTON, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC)
- KYCU (89.1 FM; CLINTON, OK; Owner: CAMERON UNIVERSITY)
- KTIJ (98.5 FM; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: FUCHS RADIO, LLC)
- KQTZ (105.9 FM; HOBART, OK; Owner: ALTUS RADIO, INC.)
- KECO (96.5 FM; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: PARAGON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
- K209DI (89.7 FM; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
- KXOO (94.3 FM; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: PARAGON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
- KWEY-FM (97.3 FM; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
- KCDL (99.3 FM; CORDELL, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
- K220FP (91.9 FM; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
- K216FR (91.1 FM; CLINTON, OK; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
TV broadcast stations around Dill City:
- K29EI (Channel 29; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
- K44AP (Channel 44; ELK CITY, ETC., OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
- K46AN (Channel 46; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
- K48AP (Channel 48; ELK CITY, ETC., OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
- K50AL (Channel 50; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
- K54CM (Channel 54; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
- K56EY (Channel 56; ELK CITY, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
- KWET (Channel 12; CHEYENNE, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)
Dill City fatal accident list:
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
- Call Sign: KB5ZBJ, Licensee ID: L00646848
Grant Date: 03/01/2013, Expiration Date: 03/02/2023, Certifier: Matthew J Vincent
Registrant: Matthew J Vincent, 213 S Rambo, Dill City, OK 73641-9511
- Call Sign: KD5JQJ, Licensee ID: L00221840
Grant Date: 01/05/2010, Expiration Date: 03/25/2020, Certifier: Glen D Knight
Registrant: Glen D Knight, Dill City, OK 73641
- Call Sign: KD5RMV, Licensee ID: L00475463
Grant Date: 12/01/2011, Expiration Date: 02/28/2022, Certifier: Jason R Maxey
Registrant: Jason R Maxey, 101 Callaway Street, Dill City, OK 73641
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
- Fire: 5
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