For population 25 years and over in Kingfisher:
For population 15 years and over in Kingfisher city:
254 residents are foreign born (5.3% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $595 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: East Canadian, OK (28.0 miles , pop. 61,645).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (34.2 miles , pop. 506,132).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (221.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Dover, OK (3.0 miles ), Okarche, OK (3.0 miles ), Loyal, OK (3.6 miles) , Cashion, OK (3.9 miles ), Piedmont, OK (4.1 miles ), Hennessey, OK (4.2 miles ), Cimarron City, OK (4.3 miles) , Crescent, OK (4.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.86 N, Longitude: 97.93 W
Area code: 405
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 Kingfisher detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 12 (10 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +225 (+5.4%).
Work and jobs in Kingfisher: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Kingfisher, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Kingfisher-area historical tornado activity is above Oklahoma state average. It is 364% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/3/1999, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.2 miles away from the Kingfisher city center killed one person and injured 11 people and caused $3 million in damages.
On 5/3/1999, a category F4 tornado 14.4 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 26 people and caused $13 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Kingfisher-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 78% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/18/1995 at 15:51:39, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 77.3 miles away from the city 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 79.1 miles away from Kingfisher 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 81.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/15/1990 at 11:44:41, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 LG, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 78.3 miles away from the city center
On 2/8/2002 at 16:07:13, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 81.7 miles away from Kingfisher center
On 12/17/1992 at 07:18:04, a magnitude 3.6 (3.5 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 79.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Kingfisher County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 14, Floods: 13, Tornadoes: 9, Winter Storms: 5, Ice Storms: 2, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Sam Walton - Founder of Wal-Mart and Sam's Club, Curtis Lofton - College football player, Yahweh ben Yahweh - Nation of Yahweh Founder, Sam Avey - Wrestling promoter, Charles Ramsdell - College basketball player (Tulsa Golden Hurricane), Jeff Johnson - College basketball player (Oklahoma State Cowboys), Sol Butler - Player of Football.
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Local government website: www.cityofkingfisher.com
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Kingfisher and their reported violations in the past:KINGFISHER (Address: 301 N MAIN , Population served: 5000, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:KINGFISHER CO RWD #3 (Population served: 84, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:KINGFISHER CO RWD #4 (Address: 301 N MAIN , Population served: 65, Purch_groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 13.2%
(8.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 51.2% for Black residents, 29.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 44.8% for American Indian residents, 9.0% for other race residents, 70.5% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
140 people in nursing homes in 2000
People in group quarters in Kingfisher in 2010:
16 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
Kingfisher compared to Oklahoma state average:
Banks with branches in Kingfisher (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Kingfisher (based on Kingfisher County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 81.05%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
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Kingfisher government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.88% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,280 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:
7.27% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,962 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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See more detailed statistics of Kingfisher fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Kingfisher)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 50 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Kingfisher, OK)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Kingfisher)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Kingfisher)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2013.