For population 25 years and over in Mountain Park:
For population 15 years and over in Mountain Park town:
10 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $199 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lawton, OK (31.0 miles , pop. 92,757).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (96.9 miles , pop. 506,132).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (180.9 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Snyder, OK (1.6 miles ), Roosevelt, OK (3.4 miles ), Headrick, OK (3.4 miles) , Indiahoma, OK (3.5 miles ), Cooperton, OK (3.6 miles) , Manitou, OK (3.6 miles ), East Jackson, OK (3.7 miles) , Friendship, OK (4.0 miles) .
Latitude: 34.70 N, Longitude: 98.95 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 580
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -77 (-16.5%).
Work and jobs in Mountain Park: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Mountain Park, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Mountain Park-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 262% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/1/1954, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 3.7 miles away from the Mountain Park town center injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/17/1976, a category F4 tornado 27.6 miles away from the town center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Mountain Park-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 31.0 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 77.3 miles away from Mountain Park center
On 2/8/2002 at 16:07:13, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 33.7 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) earthquake occurred 77.5 miles away from the city 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 78.0 miles away from Mountain Park center
On 10/6/2006 at 22:13:16, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 85.5 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 Kiowa County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 12, Winter Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Ice Storms: 2, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Mountain Park:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mountain Park:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 18.9%
(21.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 11.1% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Mountain Park compared to Oklahoma state average:
Banks with branches in Mountain Park (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Mountain Park town (based on Kiowa County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 94.09%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Mountain Park government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Mountain Park government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
7.56% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,611 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:
8.63% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($24,841 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 Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:3