For population 25 years and over in Douglas:
For population 15 years and over in Douglas town:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $199
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Edmond, OK (43.2 miles , pop. 68,315).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (54.3 miles , pop. 506,132).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (244.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: South Garfield, OK (2.3 miles) , Covington, OK (2.3 miles ), Fairmont, OK (2.6 miles) , Marshall, OK (2.8 miles ), Lucien, OK (3.5 miles) , Garber, OK (3.6 miles ), Bison, OK (3.6 miles) , Waukomis, OK (3.6 miles ).
Latitude: 36.26 N, Longitude: 97.67 W
Area code: 580
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -23 (-41.8%).
Average climate in Douglas, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Douglas-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 327% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/26/1991, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.5 miles away from the Douglas town center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/3/1999, a category F4 tornado 14.6 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 11 people and caused $3 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Douglas-area historical earthquake activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 70.8 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 37.5 miles away from Douglas center
On 1/14/1993 at 17:06:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 41.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/24/1991 at 05:00:26, a magnitude 3.0 (2.9 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 22.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/1994 at 03:28:58, a magnitude 3.0 (2.8 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 23.6 miles away from Douglas center
On 10/30/2008 at 16:25:00, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 64.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Garfield County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 7, Winter Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Douglas:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Douglas:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 37.7. This is significantly worse than average. There were 23 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.58. This is better than average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 6.96. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.5 miles away from the city center.
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 0.00190. This is significantly better than average. There were 8 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Douglas and their reported violations in the past:DOUGLAS (Population served: 32, Purch_groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 0.0%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Douglas compared to Oklahoma state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Douglas town (based on Garfield County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 61.92%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Douglas government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Douglas government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Douglas government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):
Douglas government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
7.51% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,101 average adjusted gross income)
0.16% of residents moved from foreign countries ($998 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.85% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,449 average adjusted gross income)
0.21% of residents moved to foreign countries ($946 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Douglas:
Strongest FM radio stations in Douglas:
TV broadcast stations around Douglas:
Douglas fatal accident list:
Sep 30, 1993 06:05 PM, Douglas Bl, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.