For population 25 years and over in Gans:
For population 15 years and over in Gans town:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $220 (0.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Smith, AR (16.7 miles , pop. 80,268).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (86.7 miles , pop. 393,049).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (215.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Muldrow, OK (2.3 miles ), Brent, OK (2.3 miles ), Sallisaw, OK (2.7 miles ), Cowlington, OK (2.8 miles) , Akins, OK (2.9 miles ), Fort Coffee, OK (3.0 miles ), Roland, OK (3.2 miles ), Long, OK (3.3 miles ).
Latitude: 35.39 N, Longitude: 94.69 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 918
Work and jobs in Gans: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Gans, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Gans-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 193% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/26/1976, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 13.0 miles away from the Gans town center killed 2 people and injured 64 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 1/22/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 1.2 miles away from the town center killed 10 people and injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Gans-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Oklahoma state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 74.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/22/2005 at 05:17:04, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.2 miles away from Gans center
On 3/15/2006 at 08:30:25, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Sequoyah County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Winter Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 6, Snow: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Gans:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 21.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Gans and their reported violations in the past:GANS UTIL AUTH (Population served: 208, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 16.4%
(21.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 6.2% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Gans compared to Oklahoma state average:
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Religion statistics for Gans (based on Sequoyah County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.66%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Gans government finances in 2002(per resident):
7.32% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,938 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:
6.58% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,241 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 Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Gans)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: