For population 25 years and over in Valley Brook:
For population 15 years and over in Valley Brook town:
50 residents are foreign born (6.1% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $263 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: North Cleveland, OK (4.2 miles , pop. 90,295).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (6.2 miles , pop. 506,132).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (184.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Del City, OK (1.9 miles ), Smith Village, OK (1.9 miles) , North Cleveland, OK (2.1 miles ), Moore, OK (2.1 miles ), Oklahoma City, OK (2.5 miles ), Midwest City, OK (2.6 miles ), Forest Park, OK (2.7 miles ), Lake Aluma, OK (3.0 miles) .
Latitude: 35.40 N, Longitude: 97.48 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 405
Population change in the 1990s: +73 (+9.8%).
Work and jobs in Valley Brook: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Valley Brook, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Valley Brook-area historical tornado activity is above Oklahoma state average. It is 426% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/3/1999, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 4.3 miles away from the Valley Brook town center killed 36 people and injured 583 people and caused $1000 million in damages.
On 5/8/2003, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.8 miles away from the town center injured 134 people and caused $370 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Valley Brook-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Oklahoma state average. It is 50% 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 78.5 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 44.0 miles away from Valley Brook 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 68.1 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 44.9 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 68.3 miles away from Valley Brook 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 46.0 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 Oklahoma County (32) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 15, Floods: 13, Tornadoes: 8, Fires: 8, Winter Storms: 6, Winds: 2, Snow: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Valley Brook:
Amtrak stations near Valley Brook:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Valley Brook:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.94. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.524. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 7.42. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 32.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.656. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 23.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.9 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 30.3%
(24.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 85.7% for Black residents, 21.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 20.0% for American Indian residents, 27.3% for other race residents, 55.9% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Valley Brook compared to Oklahoma state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Valley Brook (based on Oklahoma County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.70%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 195
Number of supercenters and club stores: 12
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 29
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 163
Number of full-service restaurants: 566
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Valley Brook government finances in 2002(per resident):
7.14% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,810 average adjusted gross income)
0.15% of residents moved from foreign countries ($482 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.21% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,750 average adjusted gross income)
0.14% of residents moved to foreign countries ($672 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Valley Brook)