For population 25 years and over in Northwest Comanche:
For population 15 years and over in Northwest Comanche CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lawton, OK (11.8 miles , pop. 92,757).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (71.9 miles , pop. 506,132).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (167.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Medicine Park, OK (1.7 miles ), Sill, OK (2.6 miles ), Elgin, OK (3.2 miles ), Apache, OK (3.2 miles ), Lawton, OK (3.4 miles ), Fletcher, OK (3.6 miles ), Cache, OK (3.7 miles ), Northeast Comanche, OK (3.7 miles ).
Latitude: 34.78 N, Longitude: 98.47 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 580
Unemployment in August 2012:
Work and jobs in Northwest Comanche: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Northwest Comanche, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Northwest Comanche-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 316% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/17/1976, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.8 miles away from the Northwest Comanche place center injured 6 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/24/1957, a category F4 tornado 14.7 miles away from the place center killed 4 people and injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Northwest Comanche-area historical earthquake activity is above Oklahoma state average. It is 72% 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 3.0 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 49.5 miles away from Northwest Comanche 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 6.9 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 49.9 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 50.4 miles away from Northwest Comanche center
On 10/6/2006 at 22:13:16, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 66.0 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 Comanche County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Winter Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 6, Fires: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Northwest Comanche:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Northwest Comanche:
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2005 was 0.314. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 32.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2003 was 9.27. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.
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)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
208 people in job corps and vocational training facilities
Northwest Comanche compared to Oklahoma state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Northwest Comanche (based on Comanche County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.65%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 51
Number of full-service restaurants: 64
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
10.54% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,552 average adjusted gross income)
1.33% of residents moved from foreign countries ($3,845 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
12.80% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,661 average adjusted gross income)
0.96% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,426 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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