For population 25 years and over in Springer:
For population 15 years and over in Springer town:
7 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $695 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: East Grayson, TX (57.3 miles , pop. 81,381).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (84.5 miles , pop. 506,132).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (106.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Gene Autry, OK (2.4 miles) , Dougherty, OK (2.9 miles ), Ardmore, OK (2.9 miles ), Lone Grove, OK (3.3 miles ), Dickson, OK (3.4 miles ), West Murray, OK (3.4 miles ), Davis, OK (3.7 miles ), East Murray, OK (4.1 miles ).
Latitude: 34.30 N, Longitude: 97.14 W
Area code: 580
Population change in the 1990s: +98 (+20.5%).
Work and jobs in Springer: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Springer, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Springer-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 300% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/19/1972, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.2 miles away from the Springer town center killed 5 people and injured 6 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 10/30/1979, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.2 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 2 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Springer-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Oklahoma state average. It is 54% 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 46.9 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 41.7 miles away from Springer center
On 4/28/1998 at 14:13:01, a magnitude 4.2 (3.9 MB, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 80.0 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 40.7 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 8.3 miles away from Springer center
On 2/8/2002 at 16:07:13, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 75.7 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 Carter County (26) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 8, Fires: 6, Winter Storms: 6, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Public high school in Springer:
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Public elementary/middle school in Springer:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 12.0%
(14.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Springer compared to Oklahoma state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2012 Presidential Elections Results
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Religion statistics for Springer (based on Carter County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 79.23%
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: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Springer government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.91% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,475 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:
6.40% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,158 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($340 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Springer fatal accident list:
Aug 31, 2008 11:33 AM, I-35, Lat: 34.329092, Lon: -97.153692, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
Nov 24, 2006 11:17 PM, I-35, Lat: 34.325408, Lon: -97.154728, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 2
Sep 17, 2002 07:38 AM, I-35, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 22, 1991 06:39 PM, 77, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 3
Aug 19, 1988 04:15 AM, 35, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 1, 1986 01:30 AM, 53, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 4, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:48 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Springer)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
FAA Registered Aircraft:8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Springer)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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