For population 25 years and over in Valley Brook:
For population 15 years and over in Valley Brook town:
71 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $281 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: 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 2012: 29.6%
(23.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 80.0% for Black residents, 30.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 32.0% for American Indian residents, 21.9% for other race residents, 40.2% 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)
Valley Brook compared to Oklahoma state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Valley Brook town (based on Oklahoma County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.70%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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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
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Valley Brook government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Valley Brook government finances - Cash and Securities 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)