For population 25 years and over in Shamrock:
For population 15 years and over in Shamrock town:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $199
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tulsa, OK (39.1 miles , pop. 393,049).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (215.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Drumright, OK (2.3 miles ), Shamrock-Heyburn Lake, OK (2.5 miles) , Depew, OK (2.9 miles ), Northeast Lincoln, OK (3.2 miles) , Stroud, OK (3.4 miles ), Cushing, OK (3.4 miles ), Bristow, OK (3.5 miles ), Oilton, OK (3.5 miles ).
Latitude: 35.91 N, Longitude: 96.58 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 918
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +30 (+31.6%).
Average climate in Shamrock, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Shamrock-area historical tornado activity is above Oklahoma state average. It is 368% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/8/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.8 miles away from the Shamrock town center killed 14 people and injured 150 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/29/1984, a category F4 tornado 5.2 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 60 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Shamrock-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 87% 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 86.9 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 97.3 miles away from Shamrock 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 97.9 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 98.5 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) earthquake occurred 83.7 miles away from Shamrock center
On 6/9/2008 at 22:59:47, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 40.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Creek County (29) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 8, Winter Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 7, Fires: 6, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Shamrock:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Shamrock:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 10.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.0 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 31.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.0 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 20.0%
(10.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Shamrock compared to Oklahoma state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
1996 Presidential Elections Results
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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Shamrock town (based on Creek County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.20%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Shamrock government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Shamrock government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Shamrock government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
8.98% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,481 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:
8.86% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,947 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($153 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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TV broadcast stations around Shamrock:
Shamrock fatal accident list:
Feb 5, 2003 08:25 PM, Sr-16, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Shamrock)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: