For population 25 years and over in Kaw City:
For population 15 years and over in Kaw City city:
15 residents are foreign born ().
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $460 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tulsa, OK (67.5 miles , pop. 393,049).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (274.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Burbank, OK (2.9 miles) , Webb City, OK (3.0 miles) , McCord-Braden, OK (3.1 miles ), Northwest Osage, OK (3.3 miles ), Shidler, OK (3.3 miles ), Kildare, OK (3.3 miles) , McCord, OK (3.4 miles ), Ponca City, OK (3.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 36.77 N, Longitude: 96.86 W
Area code: 580
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Crime rates in Kaw City (2009):
Population change in the 1990s: +62 (+20.0%).
Work and jobs in Kaw City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Kaw City, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Kaw City-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 254% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/25/1955, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 18.0 miles away from the Kaw City city center killed 80 people and injured 273 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/25/1955, a category F5 tornado 23.6 miles away from the city center killed 20 people and injured 280 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Kaw City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Oklahoma state average. It is 94% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 41.2 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 36.4 miles away from Kaw City center
On 1/14/1993 at 17:06:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 79.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/24/2001 at 14:02:35, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 65.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/30/2008 at 16:25:00, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.6 miles away from Kaw 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 77.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Kay County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Winter Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Heavy Rain: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Kaw City:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kaw City:
See full list of schools located in Kaw City
Public elementary/middle school in Kaw City:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.76. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.1 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 6.60. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 24.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 11.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Kaw City and their reported violations in the past:KAW CITY WATER AUTHORITY (Population served: 372, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:KAY COUNTY RWD # 4 (Population served: 100, Purch_groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 6.3%
(1.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 22.9% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Kaw City compared to Oklahoma state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Kaw City (based on Kay County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 71.83%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 12
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Kaw City government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Kaw City government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Kaw City government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.05% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,856 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:
6.98% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,174 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Kaw City:
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TV broadcast stations around Kaw City:
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Kaw City)
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.