Hydro, Oklahoma

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Population in 2014: 962 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.2%
 
Males: 459  (47.7%)
Females: 503  (52.3%)
Median resident age:  42.5 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.2 years

Zip codes: 73048.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $39,932 (it was $27,235 in 2000)
Hydro:

$39,932
OK:

$45,690

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,269 (it was $13,256 in 2000)

Hydro town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $77,873 (it was $39,600 in 2000)
Hydro:

$77,873
OK:

$116,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $101,854; Detached houses: $106,642; Mobile homes: $73,584

Median gross rent in 2013: $545.

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  • Races in Hydro, OK (2010)

    Hydro races chart
    • 83285.9%White alone
    • 10010.3%Hispanic
    • 222.3%Two or more races
    • 151.5%American Indian alone

Races in Hydro detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hydro: 79.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (22.6%), United States (20.4%), Irish (12.0%), English (8.3%), French (2.9%), Dutch (2.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1557 feet

Land area: 0.60 square miles.

Population density: 1,590 people per square mile   (low).

Hydro,OK real estate house value index trend

Hydro, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Hydro:

  • High school or higher: 85.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hydro town:

  • Never married: 19.0%
  • Now married: 50.7%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 14.5%
  • Divorced: 13.0%



According to our research of Oklahoma and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Hydro, Oklahoma as of September 30, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Hydro to the number of sex offenders is 968 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $621 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $422 (0.5%)

Hydro satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: East Canadian, OK (47.3 miles , pop. 61,645).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (58.9 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (216.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Weatherford, OK (2.6 miles ), Bridgeport, OK (3.3 miles) , Hinton, OK (3.7 miles ), Colony, OK (3.8 miles) , Geary, OK (4.0 miles ), Corn, OK (4.1 miles ), Thomas, OK (4.1 miles ), Greenfield, OK (4.1 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $65,000

Latitude: 35.55 N, Longitude: 98.58 W

Area code: 405

Hydro household income distribution Hydro home values distribution

Crime rates in Hydro by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0010000000000
per 100,000 0.00.096.10.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 01211013001222
per 100,000 0.095.6192.195.294.90.01,289.70.00.0102.1205.8206.8208.3
Burglaries 568175104926381
per 100,000 466.0573.6768.51,619.0474.4967.1396.8896.4197.2612.9308.6827.3104.2
Thefts 10122110913811161013187
per 100,000 932.01,147.22,017.3952.4853.91,257.3793.71,095.61,577.91,021.51,337.41,861.4729.2
Auto thefts 0310121340011
per 100,000 0.0286.896.10.094.9193.499.2298.8394.50.00.0103.4104.2
Arson 0000010101000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.096.70.099.60.0102.10.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 72.8133.3268.0177.497.8138.9338.7135.8112.9108.4121.0189.490.0

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Hydro detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.08
Oklahoma average:

1.84
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.4%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +89 (+9.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (16%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (20%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (33%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Hydro: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Hydro, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Hydro, Oklahoma average temperatures Hydro, Oklahoma average precipitation Hydro, Oklahoma humidity Hydro, Oklahoma wind speed Hydro, Oklahoma snowfall Hydro, Oklahoma sunshine Hydro, Oklahoma clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Hydro-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 177% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/22/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.7 miles away from the Hydro town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/10/1967, a category F4 tornado 24.9 miles away from the town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hydro-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 66% 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 214.4 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 135.4 miles away from Hydro 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 53.8 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 135.9 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 77.2 miles away from Hydro 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 91.6 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 Blaine County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 6, Ice Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hydro topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Hydro:

  • MAPLE LAWN MANOR (800 ARAPAHO AVENUE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Hydro:

  • WEATHERFORD LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; WEATHERFORD, OK)
  • WEATHERFORD REGIONAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 6 miles away; WEATHERFORD, OK)
  • ENCOMPASS HOME HEALTH OF WESTERN OKLAHOMA (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; WEATHERFORD, OK)
  • CORN HERITAGE VILLAGE OF WEATHERFORD (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; WEATHERFORD, OK)
  • TRINITY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 7 miles away; WEATHERFORD, OK)
  • HEALTHWATCH HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; WEATHERFORD, OK)
  • WEATHERFORD NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; WEATHERFORD, OK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hydro:

  • Southwestern Oklahoma State University (about 8 miles; Weatherford, OK; Full-time enrollment: 4,126)
  • Southern Nazarene University (about 54 miles; Bethany, OK; FT enrollment: 2,064)
  • Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City (about 57 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 4,784)
  • Oklahoma City Community College (about 58 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 8,904)
  • Mid-America Christian University (about 59 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,869)
  • Oklahoma City University (about 59 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,547)
  • University of Oklahoma-Health Sciences Center (about 62 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,507)

Public high school in Hydro:

  • HYDRO-EAKLY HS (Students: 116, Location: 407 EAST SEVENTH STREET, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Hydro:

  • HYDRO-EAKLY ES (Students: 252, Location: 407 EAST SEVENTH STREET, Grades: PK-5)
  • HYDRO-EAKLY MS (Students: 101, Location: 407 EAST SEVENTH STREET, Grades: 6-8)
See full list of schools located in Hydro

Library in Hydro:

  • HYDRO PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,682; Location: 518 S. BROADWAY; 6,953 books; 275 audio materials; 324 video materials; 23 state licensed databases; 1 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Hydro Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Hydro: Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Blaine County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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.

City:

22.0
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 18.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 8.80. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.80
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.0%
(11.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 49.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  67.4%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.9%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
30 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
60 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Hydro (2011 data):

  • Bank of Hydro: Bank Of Hydro at 146 West Main Street, branch established on 1903/10/01. Info updated 2011/11/01: Bank assets: $115.2 mil, Deposits: $98.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Hydro Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Oklahoma average:

11.2

Hydro travel time to work - commute Hydro mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hydro town (based on Blaine County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,97935
Mainline Protestant1,80012
Catholic3002
Other1702
None5,694-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Blaine County:

3.97 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Blaine County:

1.59 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Blaine County:

7.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.89 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.8%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Blaine County:

30.5%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.8%
Oklahoma:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hydro:

43.2%
Oklahoma:

44.2%

Average BMI:
Hydro:

28.9
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Hydro:

21.9%
Oklahoma:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Hydro:

11.7%
Oklahoma:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Hydro:

6.8
Oklahoma:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.2%
Oklahoma:

33.8%

General health condition:
Hydro:

53.3%
Oklahoma:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Hydro:

75.5%
Oklahoma:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hydro, OK Residents
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
Financial Administration 2$6,420$38,5200$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$250
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$300
Police Protection - Officers 3$3,692$14,7680$0
Firefighters 0$0 11$3,137
Streets and Highways 2$3,060$18,3600$0
Local Libraries 0$0 1$963
Totals for Government 7$13,172$22,58118$4,650

Hydro government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks & Recreation: $7,000 ($7.28)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $165,000 ($171.52)
    Water Utilities: $96,000 ($99.79)
    Police Protection: $51,000 ($53.01)
    Fire Protection: $21,000 ($21.83)
    Solid Waste Management: $16,000 ($16.63)
    Regular Highways: $16,000 ($16.63)
    Sewerage: $12,000 ($12.47)
    Parks & Recreation: $8,000 ($8.32)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($2.08)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff: $56,000 ($58.21)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $173,000 ($179.83)

Hydro government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($3.12)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $31,000 ($32.22)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $33,000 ($34.30)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($5.20)
    Rents: $3,000 ($3.12)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $237,000 ($246.36)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $65,000 ($67.57)
    Highways: $10,000 ($10.40)
    General Support: $6,000 ($6.24)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $113,000 ($117.46)
    Public Utilities: $16,000 ($16.63)

Hydro government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $11,000 ($11.43)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $5,000 ($5.20)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $6,000 ($6.24)

Hydro government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $215,000 ($223.49)

6.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,455 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.12%
Oklahoma average:

7.34%

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 Garfield County, OK  0.61% ($25,200 average AGI)
from Canadian County, OK  0.55% ($35,222)
from Custer County, OK  0.48% ($26,688)


8.35% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,404 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.35%
Oklahoma average:

7.24%

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:
to Canadian County, OK  0.89% ($31,500 average AGI)
to Major County, OK  0.71% ($38,083)
to Custer County, OK  0.62% ($31,810)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hydro:

  • KWEY (1590 AM; 1 kW; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • 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.)
  • WWLS (640 AM; 5 kW; MOORE, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WKY (930 AM; 5 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KCLI (1320 AM; 1 kW; CLINTON, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KCRC (1390 AM; 10 kW; ENID, OK; Owner: CHISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • 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.)
  • KTOK (1000 AM; 5 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KQCV (800 AM; 3 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hydro:

  • KRMP (103.5 FM; ANADARKO, OK; Owner: PERRY BROADCASTING OF SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA, INC.)
  • KWEY-FM (97.3 FM; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KCDL (99.3 FM; CORDELL, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KAYM (90.5 FM; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KQMX (95.5 FM; CLINTON, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC)
  • KYCU (89.1 FM; CLINTON, OK; Owner: CAMERON UNIVERSITY)
  • K216FR (91.1 FM; CLINTON, OK; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KTUZ-FM (106.7 FM; OKARCHE, OK; Owner: TYLER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Hydro:

  • KWTV (Channel 9; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: GRIFFIN ENTITIES, L.L.C.)
  • K17DH (Channel 17; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K20DX (Channel 20; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K22ED (Channel 22; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K41DS (Channel 41; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K59GE (Channel 39; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • $916,000Total costs
  • 5,850Total average daily traffic
  • 451Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,360Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Hydro)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 509 S Broadway (Lat: 35.556722 Lon: -98.578694), Call Sign: KNCW628
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.130 MHzGrant Date: 12/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/11/2022Registrant: Radio Licensing Services, Milwaukie, OR 97269, Phone: (503) 594-2702, Fax: (503) 794-3759, Email:
  • Rr 1 (Lat: 35.659500 Lon: -98.587861), Call Sign: KLA847
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.580 MHzGrant Date: 06/12/2012, Expiration Date: 07/15/2022, Certifier: Destry D ChristensenRegistrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • 11 Mi S (Lat: 35.386167 Lon: -98.566444), Call Sign: KNHP602, Licensee ID: L00070855
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.520 MHzGrant Date: 11/04/2003, Expiration Date: 11/14/2013, Cancellation Date: 01/18/2014Registrant: Deon Yearwood, Rt 2 Box 23, Hydro, OK 73048
  • Route 1, Box 170 (Lat: 35.588889 Lon: -98.596944), Call Sign: WQNR553
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.805 MHzGrant Date: 04/29/2011, Expiration Date: 04/29/2021, Certifier: Merlin D Schantz JrRegistrant: Tbs Electronics, Inc., 5225 Sw Topeka Blvd, Topeka, KS 66609, Phone: (785) 862-7450, Fax: (785) 862-7647, Email:
  • Rt 1 Box 116a (Lat: 35.579528 Lon: -98.603639), Call Sign: WQSS834
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.975 MHzGrant Date: 11/08/2013, Expiration Date: 11/08/2023, Certifier: Dwayne A SlagellRegistrant: Scholl Oil, 800 East Denver Street, Holyoke, CO 80734, Phone: (970) 854-3300, Fax: (970) 854-3304, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • HYDRO, Caddo County, Oklahoma (Lat: 35.534028 Lon: -98.574444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 91 m, Overall height: 93 m, Call Sign: WQGB458
    Assigned Frequencies: 6585.00 MHz, 6615.00 MHzGrant Date: 11/29/2006, Expiration Date: 11/29/2016, Certifier: Steven T CampbellRegistrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W. Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • Hydro, Lat: 35.551667 Lon: -98.579833, Type: Tank, Structure height: 30.4 m, Overall height: 30.8 m, Call Sign: WQKX672
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 10/20/2009, Expiration Date: 10/20/2019, Certifier: Jason L DoughtyRegistrant: The Hinton Catv Company Inc., 120 West Main Street, Hinton, OK 73047, Phone: (405) 542-3211, Fax: (405) 542-3131, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: K5RIR, Licensee ID: L00955799, Grant Date: 12/23/2004, Expiration Date: 03/22/2015, Certifier: Howard E Hightower, Registrant: Howard E Hightower, 233 W 6, Hydro, OK 73048
  • Call Sign: KB5TOO, Licensee ID: L00298138, Grant Date: 05/31/2012, Expiration Date: 06/30/2022, Certifier: Barry D Strong, Registrant: Barry D Strong, 129 E Main St, Hydro, OK 73048
  • Call Sign: N6JRW, Licensee ID: L00942226, Grant Date: 01/29/2015, Expiration Date: 04/25/2025, Registrant: Tommy Thomas, 910 N Hunt Ave, Hydro, OK 73048
  • Call Sign: WA5NOM, Licensee ID: L00278239, Grant Date: 01/08/2014, Expiration Date: 03/29/2024, Registrant: Gilbert L Carman, 925 N Hunt Ave, Hydro, OK 73048-8414
  • Call Sign: KE5GLX, Licensee ID: L01083264, Grant Date: 11/11/2005, Expiration Date: 11/11/2015, Cancellation Date: 02/10/2006, Certifier: Kyle D Lawles, Registrant: Kyle D Lawles, Rr 1 Box 13, Hydro, OK 73048
  • Call Sign: KG5IAV, Licensee ID: L01951602, Grant Date: 06/17/2015, Expiration Date: 06/17/2025, Cancellation Date: 07/07/2015, Certifier: Gary A Mc Broom, Registrant: Gary A Mc Broom, 21195 County Street 2500, Hydro, OK 73048
  • Call Sign: W5MIQ, Previous Call Sign: KG5IAV, Licensee ID: L01951602, Grant Date: 07/07/2015, Expiration Date: 07/07/2025, Certifier: Gary A Mcbroom, Registrant: Gary A Mc Broom, 21195 County Street 2500, Hydro, OK 73048


FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Hydro)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Hydro and their reported violations in the past:

HYDRO PWA (Population served: 1,060, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2010), St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-11-2011)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUN-07-2006), St Public Notif requested (JUL-20-2006), St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUL-20-2006), St Compliance achieved (OCT-12-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2010), St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-11-2011), St Public Notif received (FEB-04-2011)
  • One regular monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 49
  • Hazardous Condition: 11
  • Good Intent Call: 7

Incident types - Hydro

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hydro, OK
Most common first names in Hydro, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1978.3 years
John1983.9 years
Mary1485.5 years
Henry1278.0 years
James1075.6 years
Charles978.5 years
Earl971.2 years
Robert973.5 years
Paul878.0 years
Elizabeth884.4 years
Most common last names in Hydro, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1679.2 years
Miller1384.4 years
Entz1078.2 years
Kimble1076.6 years
Jones870.7 years
Cox879.9 years
Thomas779.7 years
Hart777.7 years
Sodders770.6 years
Payne681.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (53%)
  • Electricity (46%)
  • Wood (0%)

Businesses in Hydro, OK

  • True Value: 1

Hydro compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
There are 6 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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