For population 25 years and over in Pond Creek:
For population 15 years and over in Pond Creek city:
21 residents are foreign born (0.8% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $277 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Edmond, OK (72.5 miles , pop. 68,315).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Wichita, KS (75.1 miles , pop. 344,284).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (273.8 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Jefferson, OK (1.9 miles) , Southwest Grant, OK (2.6 miles) , Kremlin, OK (2.9 miles ), Medford, OK (3.2 miles ), Hunter, OK (3.3 miles) , North Garfield, OK (3.5 miles) , Hillsdale, OK (3.6 miles) , Lamont, OK (3.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 36.67 N, Longitude: 97.80 W
Area code: 580
Population change in the 1990s: -95 (-9.6%).
Work and jobs in Pond Creek: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Pond Creek, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Pond Creek-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 259% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/25/1955, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 29.2 miles away from the Pond Creek city center killed 20 people and injured 280 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 3/16/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.2 miles away from the city center injured 7 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Pond Creek-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 51.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/30/1998 at 17:41:22, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 14.4 miles away from Pond Creek center
On 1/14/1993 at 17:06:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 26.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/1994 at 03:28:58, a magnitude 3.0 (2.8 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 33.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/24/1991 at 05:00:26, a magnitude 3.0 (2.9 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 34.4 miles away from Pond Creek center
On 10/30/2008 at 16:25:00, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Grant County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 11, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 6, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Airports located in Pond Creek:
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 11.2%
(9.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 13.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 31.0% for other race residents, 24.6% for two or more races residents)
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No gay or lesbian households reported
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Banks with branches in Pond Creek (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Pond Creek city (based on Grant County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 116.56%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
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Pond Creek government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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6.19% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,567 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:
8.18% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,489 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 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Pond Creek)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:5
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Pond Creek)
FAA Registered Aircraft:17 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Pond Creek)