For population 25 years and over in Forgan:
For population 15 years and over in Forgan town:
106 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $407 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amarillo, TX (138.9 miles , pop. 173,627).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Wichita, KS (184.3 miles , pop. 344,284).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (355.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: North Beaver, OK (1.6 miles) , Beaver, OK (2.6 miles ), South Beaver, OK (4.3 miles) , Turpin, OK (4.3 miles ), Knowles, OK (4.4 miles) , Kismet, KS (4.7 miles ), Liberal, KS (4.8 miles ), Plains, KS (5.0 miles ).
Latitude: 36.91 N, Longitude: 100.54 W
Area code: 580
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +50 (+10.4%).
Work and jobs in Forgan: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Forgan, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Forgan-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 120% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/18/1982, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.1 miles away from the Forgan town center injured 12 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 7/15/1963, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.5 miles away from the town center .
Earthquake activity:Forgan-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Oklahoma state average. It is 95% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 29.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/14/2008 at 03:07:28, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 79.6 miles away from Forgan center
On 10/25/1999 at 23:19:58, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 16.2 mi) earthquake occurred 48.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/12/2008 at 12:08:15, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Beaver County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 7, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Forgan and their reported violations in the past:FORGAN (Population served: 532, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 23.2%
(10.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 47.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Forgan compared to Oklahoma state average:
Banks with branches in Forgan (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Forgan town (based on Beaver County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 73.19%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
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6.92% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,352 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:
8.48% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,368 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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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Forgan)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Forgan, OK)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: