For population 25 years and over in Seminole:
For population 15 years and over in Seminole city:
110 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $611 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Norman, OK (42.4 miles , pop. 95,694).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (51.6 miles , pop. 506,132).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (169.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Lima, OK (2.5 miles) , Bowlegs, OK (2.5 miles ), Earlsboro, OK (2.9 miles ), Maud, OK (3.1 miles ), Wewoka, OK (3.4 miles ), Cromwell, OK (3.7 miles ), Tecumseh, OK (3.9 miles ), Johnson, OK (3.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.24 N, Longitude: 96.67 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,688 (+22.8%)
Area code: 405
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Seminole detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 15 (12 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -394 (-5.4%).
Work and jobs in Seminole: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Seminole, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Seminole-area historical tornado activity is above Oklahoma state average. It is 379% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/5/1960, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 15.0 miles away from the Seminole city center killed 5 people and injured 81 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/17/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.5 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Seminole-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Oklahoma state average. It is 67% 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 42.3 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 61.7 miles away from Seminole 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 61.9 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 62.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/8/2004 at 00:15:09, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 77.3 miles away from Seminole center
On 6/9/2008 at 22:59:47, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 9.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Seminole County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 11, Tornadoes: 9, Winter Storms: 9, Fires: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Jack Brisco - Professional wrestler and amateur wrestler, Denver Johnson - Football player and coach, Larry New - Football coach, Burr DeBenning - Film actor, Roger Carr - Football player, Jesse Pearson (actor) - Actor.
Hospital/medical center in Seminole:
Airports and heliports located in Seminole:
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College/University in Seminole:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Seminole:
Public high schools in Seminole:
See full list of schools located in Seminole, map of school districts: SEMINOLE, KONAWA
Public elementary/middle schools in Seminole:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 21.2%
(21.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.7% for Black residents, 26.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 16.1% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 83.0% for other race residents, 13.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
150 people in nursing homes in 2000
People in group quarters in Seminole in 2010:
Seminole compared to Oklahoma state average:
Banks with branches in Seminole (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Seminole (based on Seminole County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 61.53%
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): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
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Seminole government finances in 2002(per resident):
8.51% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($25,833 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:
8.52% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($24,137 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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See more detailed statistics of Seminole fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Seminole)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 97 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Seminole, OK)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 38 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Seminole)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Seminole)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 27 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 6 patent applications in 2008-2013.