For population 25 years and over in Hooker:
For population 15 years and over in Hooker city:
325 residents are foreign born (14.1% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $451 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Amarillo, TX (120.3 miles , pop. 173,627).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Wichita, KS (220.9 miles , pop. 344,284).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (376.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Tyrone, OK (3.2 miles ), Optima, OK (3.2 miles ), Hardesty, OK (4.1 miles ), Guymon, OK (4.4 miles ), Liberal, KS (4.5 miles ), Hugoton, KS (4.8 miles ), Rolla, KS (5.4 miles ), Goodwell, OK (5.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 36.86 N, Longitude: 101.21 W
Area code: 580
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Hooker detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +218 (+13.9%).
Work and jobs in Hooker: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Hooker, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Hooker-area historical tornado activity is below Oklahoma state average. It is 97% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/5/1993, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 18.2 miles away from the Hooker city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 6/9/1971, a category F4 tornado 29.9 miles away from the city center .
Earthquake activity:Hooker-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Oklahoma state average. It is 96% 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 38.2 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 80.7 miles away from Hooker center
On 2/18/2006 at 05:49:41, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 88.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/25/1999 at 23:19:58, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 16.2 mi) earthquake occurred 86.1 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 99.4 miles away from Hooker center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Texas County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 6, Storms: 3, Floods: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Wind: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Hooker and their reported violations in the past:HOOKER (Population served: 1788, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 16.1%
(11.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 26.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 19.5% for other race 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)
5 people in unknown juvenile institutions in 2000
Hooker compared to Oklahoma state average:
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Religion statistics for Hooker (based on Texas County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 82.83%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
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Hooker government finances in 2002(per resident):
7.19% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,763 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:
9.47% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,629 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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Hooker fatal accident list:
Apr 28, 2006 09:15 AM, Sr-7, Lat: 36.863328, Lon: -101.204483, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 7, 1989 07:38 PM, Swem St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 28, 1977 01:18 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hooker)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
FAA Registered Aircraft:18 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Hooker)
Businesses in Hooker, OK