For population 25 years and over in Strong City:
For population 15 years and over in Strong City town:
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $500 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lawton, OK (99.3 miles , pop. 92,757).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (116.9 miles , pop. 506,132).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (255.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Cheyenne, OK (2.4 miles ), East Roger Mills, OK (3.0 miles) , Hammon, OK (3.5 miles ), South Roger Mills, OK (4.1 miles) , Reydon, OK (4.3 miles) , Leedey, OK (4.5 miles ), Elk City, OK (4.6 miles ), Butler, OK (4.8 miles ).
Latitude: 35.67 N, Longitude: 99.60 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 580
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: -7 (-14.3%).
Average climate in Strong City, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Strong City-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 195% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/10/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.3 miles away from the Strong City town center killed 4 people and injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/25/1955, a category F4 tornado 17.1 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 18 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Strong City-area historical earthquake activity is below Oklahoma state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 83.8 miles away from the city 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 90.8 miles away from Strong City center
On 9/15/1995 at 00:31:33, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 LG, 4.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 97.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/14/2008 at 03:07:28, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 62.9 miles away from the city center
On 2/8/2002 at 16:07:13, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.7 miles away from Strong City center
On 9/27/2007 at 15:21:02, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 31.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Roger Mills County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 7, Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Ice Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Strong City:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 0.0%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic 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
Strong City compared to Oklahoma state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Strong City town (based on Roger Mills County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 90.98%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Strong City government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
Strong City government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):
Strong City government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.19% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,213 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:
7.41% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($46,231 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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