For population 25 years and over in New Cordell:
For population 15 years and over in New Cordell city:
14 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $400 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lawton, OK (57.4 miles , pop. 92,757).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (83.0 miles , pop. 506,132).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (213.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Central Washita, OK (1.0 miles) , Bessie, OK (2.5 miles) , Dill City, OK (2.8 miles ), Rocky, OK (3.2 miles) , Burns Flat, OK (3.4 miles ), Northeast Washita, OK (3.4 miles) , Southwest Washita, OK (3.5 miles) , Corn, OK (3.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.29 N, Longitude: 98.99 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 580
Population change in the 1990s: -101 (-3.4%).
Work and jobs in New Cordell: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in New Cordell, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
New Cordell-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 274% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/25/1962, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.2 miles away from the New Cordell city center injured 9 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 10/9/2001, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 1.2 miles away from the city center injured 9 people and caused $100 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:New Cordell-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 87% 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 48.0 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 86.7 miles away from New Cordell 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 53.0 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 87.4 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 88.4 miles away from New Cordell center
On 4/5/1995 at 05:31:16, a magnitude 3.0 (2.8 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 6.9 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 Washita County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Winter Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Ice Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Local government website: www.cordell-ok.net
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 16.9%
(17.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 2.8% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 17.2% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
31 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
19 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
New Cordell compared to Oklahoma state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for New Cordell city (based on Washita County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 84.56%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
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New Cordell government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):
9.79% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,332 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:
8.95% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,985 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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