For population 25 years and over in Macomb:
For population 15 years and over in Macomb town:
4 residents are foreign born (6.6% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $450 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Norman, OK (23.7 miles , pop. 95,694).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (37.7 miles , pop. 506,132).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (162.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Brooksville, OK (2.3 miles) , Tribbey, OK (2.5 miles ), Pink, OK (2.8 miles ), Tecumseh, OK (3.0 miles ), St. Louis, OK (3.0 miles ), Etowah, OK (3.0 miles) , Bethel Acres, OK (3.4 miles ), Asher, OK (3.5 miles ).
Latitude: 35.15 N, Longitude: 97.01 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 405
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -3 (-4.7%).
Average climate in Macomb, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Macomb-area historical tornado activity is above Oklahoma state average. It is 399% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/5/1960, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 10.2 miles away from the Macomb town center killed 5 people and injured 81 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/3/1999, a category F5 tornado 31.7 miles away from the town center killed 36 people and injured 583 people and caused $1000 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Macomb-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Oklahoma state average. It is 55% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 46.9 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 42.2 miles away from Macomb 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 83.7 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 42.5 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 82.0 miles away from Macomb 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 42.8 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 Pottawatomie County (29) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 13, Floods: 12, Tornadoes: 9, Winter Storms: 9, Fires: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Macomb:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Macomb:
Public high school in Macomb:
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Public elementary/middle school in Macomb:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 12.1%
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Macomb compared to Oklahoma state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Macomb town (based on Pottawatomie County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 67.10%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Number of full-service restaurants: 36
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
7.80% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,233 average adjusted gross income)
0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($318 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.50% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,937 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
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:4
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Macomb)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Macomb, OK
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.