Walters, Oklahoma

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Population in 2014: 2,569 (94% urban, 6% rural). Population change since 2000: -3.3%
 
Males: 1,299  (50.6%)
Females: 1,270  (49.4%)
Median resident age:  30.0 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.2 years

Zip codes: 73572.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,109 (it was $25,771 in 2000)
Walters:

$42,109
OK:

$45,690

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,356 (it was $14,398 in 2000)

Walters city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $74,672 (it was $50,700 in 2000)
Walters:

$74,672
OK:

$116,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $101,235; Detached houses: $105,545; Mobile homes: $59,776

Median gross rent in 2013: $633.

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  • Races in Walters, OK (2013)

    Walters races chart
    • 1,83870.4%White alone
    • 34713.3%American Indian alone
    • 2088.0%Two or more races
    • 1616.2%Hispanic
    • 381.5%Black alone
    • 180.7%Asian alone

Races in Walters detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Walters: 79.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (17.8%), English (13.6%), German (7.2%), United States (6.7%), Scotch-Irish (4.9%), Dutch (1.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 990 feet

Land area: 8.13 square miles.

Population density: 316 people per square mile   (very low).

Walters,OK real estate house value index trend

Walters, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Walters:

  • High school or higher: 84.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Walters city:

  • Never married: 26.1%
  • Now married: 59.1%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 7.4%

28 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.1%
Oklahoma:

5.7%



According to our research of Oklahoma and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Walters, Oklahoma as of December 03, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Walters to the number of sex offenders is 643 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $470 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $388 (0.6%)

Walters satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lawton, OK (18.4 miles , pop. 92,757).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (89.6 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (139.1 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Temple, OK (2.7 miles ), Geronimo, OK (3.1 miles ), Hastings, OK (3.8 miles) , Randlett, OK (3.9 miles ), Southwest Cotton, OK (3.9 miles ), Southeast Comanche, OK (4.0 miles ), Faxon, OK (4.1 miles) , Empire City, OK (4.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 12 buildings, average cost: $65,500
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $74,300
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $76,300
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $66,100
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $117,400
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $101,700
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $85,600
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $128,800
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $145,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $71,300
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $71,300
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $119,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $40,800
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $137,500
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $104,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.36 N, Longitude: 98.32 W

Area code: 580

Walters household income distribution Walters home values distribution

Crime rates in Walters by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000100000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.038.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000200000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.076.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 0001010000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.038.40.039.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 74814813410010
per 100,000 260.1154.7305.0538.3303.839.2121.9166.140.50.00.038.90.0
Burglaries 651112202120640202
per 100,000 223.0193.3419.4461.4759.6824.2812.7249.2162.10.078.10.077.8
Thefts 2028261931121628924111412
per 100,000 743.21,082.8991.2730.51,177.4471.0650.11,162.8364.7931.0429.5545.2466.6
Auto thefts 2271202000010
per 100,000 74.377.3266.938.476.00.081.30.00.00.00.038.90.0
Arson 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 107.597.8157.5191.3316.3100.1118.4101.135.438.823.634.025.1

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Walters detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.56
Oklahoma average:

1.84
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.1%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +103 (+4.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (20%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Utilities (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (13%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in Walters: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Walters, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Walters-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 150% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/26/1962, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.4 miles away from the Walters city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1964, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 30.2 miles away from the city center killed 7 people and injured 111 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Walters-area historical earthquake activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 168.2 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 30.0 miles away from Walters center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 109.2 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 50.2 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, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 25.8 miles away from Walters center
On 11/15/1990 at 11:44:41, a magnitude 3.9 (3.6 LG, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 49.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Cotton County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 15, Tornadoes: 10, Winter Storms: 8, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Walters topographic map

Birthplace of: Fred R. Harris - Politician, Van Heflin - (1910-1971), actor, Terry Brown (American football) - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Walters:

  • INDIAN TERRITORY HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE I I, LLC (112 N BROADWAY)
  • PERSONAL TOUCH HOME HEALTH, INC (230 E MISSOURI)
  • PARKVIEW MANOR (600 E. CALIFORNIA)

airports located in Walters:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Walters:

  • Cameron University (about 19 miles; Lawton, OK; Full-time enrollment: 4,695)
  • Midwestern State University (about 36 miles; Wichita Falls, TX; FT enrollment: 4,901)
  • Vernon College (about 59 miles; Vernon, TX; FT enrollment: 2,216)
  • Western Oklahoma State College (about 62 miles; Altus, OK; FT enrollment: 2,054)
  • University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus (about 77 miles; Norman, OK; FT enrollment: 22,496)
  • Mid-America Christian University (about 81 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,869)
  • Oklahoma City Community College (about 83 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 8,904)

Public high school in Walters:

  • WALTERS HS (Students: 211, Location: 418 SOUTH BROADWAY STREET, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Walters:

  • WALTERS ES (Students: 372, Location: 418 SOUTH BROADWAY STREET, Grades: PK-5)
  • WALTERS MS (Students: 136, Location: 418 SOUTH BROADWAY STREET, Grades: 6-8)
See full list of schools located in Walters

Library in Walters:

  • WALTERS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $47,763; Location: 202 NORTH BROADWAY; 12,935 books; 124 audio materials; 229 video materials; 23 state licensed databases; 16 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Walters: Walters Volunteer Ambulance Service (A), Walters Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Walters include: Walters First United Methodist Church (A), Walters Church of Christ (B), First Christian Church (C), Open Door Church of God (D), Saint Patrick Catholic Church (E), First Baptist Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Walters Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs: Walters Lake (A), Dave Boyer Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Court: Cotton-County - Court Clerk (Court House) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Cotton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 85.1. This is about average.

City:

85.1
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2004 was 0.314. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.314
U.S.:

0.293

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 33.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.98. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.98
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.1%
(18.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 15.7% for American Indian residents, 20.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  68.0%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.0%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
11 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
35 people in nursing homes in 2000
22 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Walters, Oklahoma environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Walters (2011 data):

  • Arvest Bank: Walters Branch at 924 West Missouri, branch established on 2001/05/10. Info updated 2010/11/29: Bank assets: $12,520.8 mil, Deposits: $10,446.2 mil, headquarters in Fayetteville, AR, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 241 total offices, Holding Company: Arvest Bank Group, Inc.
  • Walters Bank and Trust Company: Walters Bank And Trust Company at 201 North Broadway, branch established on 1934/04/14. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $56.0 mil, Deposits: $42.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 1 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Oklahoma average:

11.2

Walters travel time to work - commute Walters mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Walters city (based on Cotton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,58621
Mainline Protestant8066
Catholic351
None766-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 1
Cotton County:

1.59 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Cotton County:

4.78 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Cotton County:

6.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

4.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.89 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.9%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Cotton County:

31.0%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Walters:

48.8%
State:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.8%
Oklahoma:

44.2%

Average BMI:
Walters:

29.0
Oklahoma:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Walters:

22.1%
Oklahoma:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Walters:

11.2%
State:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Oklahoma:

6.8

Overweight people:
Walters:

35.6%
State:

33.8%

General health condition:
Walters:

54.6%
State:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Walters:

76.7%
Oklahoma:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Walters, OK Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$6,116$73,3920$0
Other Government Administration 1$4,704$56,4486$1,800
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$510
Police Protection - Officers 4$10,167$30,5010$0
Firefighters 4$10,069$30,2070$0
Streets and Highways 3$7,908$31,6320$0
Solid Waste Management 3$7,020$28,0800$0
Sewerage 1$2,150$25,8000$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 6$5,800
Water Supply 3$6,916$27,6640$0
Electric Power 2$7,583$45,4980$0
Local Libraries 0$0 2$2,203
Totals for Government 22$62,633$34,16315$10,313

Walters government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General: $34,000 ($13.23)
    Police Protection: $32,000 ($12.46)
    Central Staff Services: $27,000 ($10.51)
    Parks & Recreation: $26,000 ($10.12)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($2.72)
    Fire Protection: $6,000 ($2.34)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($0.39)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $914,000 ($355.78)
    Central Staff Services: $430,000 ($167.38)
    Water Utilities: $222,000 ($86.41)
    Financial Administration: $203,000 ($79.02)
    Regular Highways: $177,000 ($68.90)
    Police Protection: $139,000 ($54.11)
    Sewerage: $139,000 ($54.11)
    Fire Protection: $127,000 ($49.44)
    General - Other: $102,000 ($39.70)
    Parks & Recreation: $92,000 ($35.81)
    Libraries: $27,000 ($10.51)
    Solid Waste Management: $15,000 ($5.84)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000 ($2.34)
    Air Transportation: $2,000 ($0.78)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $15,000 ($5.84)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($3.11)
    Solid Waste Management: $8,000 ($3.11)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $777,000 ($302.45)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $50,000 ($19.46)

Walters government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $157,000 ($61.11)
    Sewerage: $121,000 ($47.10)
    All Other: $66,000 ($25.69)
    Parks & Recreation: $59,000 ($22.97)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $2,000 ($0.78)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $59,000 ($22.97)
    General Revenue, NEC: $50,000 ($19.46)
    Special Assessments: $11,000 ($4.28)
    Rents: $4,000 ($1.56)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $1,572,000 ($611.91)
    Water Utilities: $313,000 ($121.84)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $26,000 ($10.12)
    Highways: $25,000 ($9.73)
    General Support: $25,000 ($9.73)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $355,000 ($138.19)
    Public Utilities: $21,000 ($8.17)
    NEC: $9,000 ($3.50)

Walters government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,405,000 ($546.91)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $1,336,000 ($520.05)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $69,000 ($26.86)

Walters government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $110,000 ($42.82)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,559,000 ($606.85)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $150,000 ($58.39)

8.72% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,266 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.72%
Oklahoma average:

7.34%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Comanche County, OK  2.76% ($33,946 average AGI)
from Stephens County, OK  0.84% ($32,118)
from Wichita County, TX  0.84% ($28,000)


8.63% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,783 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.63%
Oklahoma average:

7.24%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Comanche County, OK  2.47% ($34,020 average AGI)
to Wichita County, TX  0.99% ($27,950)
to Stephens County, OK  0.89% ($36,944)

Strongest AM radio stations in Walters:

  • KCAF (990 AM; 10 kW; FARMERSVILLE, TX; Owner: RENAISSANCE RADIO, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KWFS (1290 AM; 5 kW; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KPTK (1380 AM; 1 kW; LAWTON, OK; Owner: PERRY BROADCASTING OF SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA, INC.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KJON (850 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ANADARKO, OK; Owner: CARROLLTON BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, LP)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Walters:

  • KNIN-FM (92.9 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KZCD (94.1 FM; LAWTON, OK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLAW (101.3 FM; LAWTON, OK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCCU (89.3 FM; LAWTON, OK; Owner: CAMERON UNIVERSITY)
  • KWFS-FM (102.3 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWRD-FM (100.7 FM; HIGHLAND VILLAGE, TX; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA OF TEXAS, L.L.C.)
  • KBZQ (99.5 FM; LAWTON, OK; Owner: WILLIAM R. FRITSCH, JR.)
  • KYYI (104.7 FM; BURKBURNETT, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KFXI (92.1 FM; MARLOW, OK; Owner: DFWU, INC.)
  • KVRW (107.3 FM; LAWTON, OK; Owner: PAT-TOWER, INC.)
  • KBZS (106.3 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLUR (99.9 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KQXC-FM (103.9 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KSYY (105.3 FM; KINGFISHER, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMGZ (95.3 FM; LAWTON, OK; Owner: BROADCO OF TEXAS, INC.)
  • KMOC (89.5 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN SERVICE FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • KTEO (90.5 FM; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CORNERSTONE UNIVERSITY)
  • KSYE (91.5 FM; FREDERICK, OK; Owner: CRISWELL CENTER FOR BIBLICAL STUDIES)
  • KJRF (91.1 FM; LAWTON, OK; Owner: THE CHRISTIAN CENTER INC)
  • KKEN (97.1 FM; DUNCAN, OK; Owner: PERRY BROADCASTING OF SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Walters:

  • KSWO-TV (Channel 7; LAWTON, OK; Owner: KSWO TELEVISION COMPANY, INC.)
  • KJTL (Channel 18; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K38GL (Channel 38; LAWTON, OK; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KFDX-TV (Channel 3; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF WICHITA FALLS, L.L.C.)
  • K47DK (Channel 47; GRANDFIELD, OK; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K53DS (Channel 53; LAWTON, OK; Owner: MISSION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KAUZ-TV (Channel 6; WICHITA FALLS, TX; Owner: CHELSEY BROADCASTING COMPANY OF WICHITA FALLS, LLC)
  • K21DC (Channel 21; LAWTON, OK; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY CO.)
  • K49GC (Channel 49; LAWTON, OK; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Walters fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Walters fatal accident list:

Oct 17, 2003 07:45 PM, I-44, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Dec 21, 1998 07:10 AM, Sr-5, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Mar 24, 1995 05:30 PM, 53, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 15, 1978 07:30 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Aug 27, 1977 00:50 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 21m69ftTotal length
  • $5,690,000Total costs
  • 32,060Total average daily traffic
  • 9,477Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Walters)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

54 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Walters, OK)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Walters)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-30 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 139 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-320 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 311S , Serial Number: 30-328, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 02/27/1964
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Ricky R High, 210 N Broadway, Walters, OK 73572, Other Owners: Richard E Anderson
  • Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR INC AT-400 (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-15AG (680 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 3652Z , Serial Number: 400-0256, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 02/12/2007
    Registrant (Corporation): Cotton Ag Inc, 701 N 1st St, Walters, OK 73572
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 508E , Serial Number: 50400, Year manufactured: 1958, Airworthiness Date: 12/19/1958
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Ronald C Jones, Rr 3 Box 221, Walters, OK 73572, Other Owners: Melissa K Jones
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 61837 , Serial Number: 17264831, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 02/26/1975
    Registrant (Partnership): Tony W High, Rr 3 Box 125, Walters, OK 73572, Other Owners: Richard Anderson
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 83952 , Serial Number: 7AC-2637, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 03/22/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Claudette Daniel, 229 E California St, Walters, OK 73572
  • Aircraft: BEECH P35 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8665M , Serial Number: D-7264, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 10/07/1963
    Registrant (Corporation): Appraisal Services Inc, 210 N Broadway St, Walters, OK 73572
  • Aircraft: CESSNA A188B (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9378R , Serial Number: 18802267T, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 06/19/1975
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Richard E Anderson, 701 N 1st St, Walters, OK 73572, Other Owners: Beverly D Anderson

Drinking water stations with addresses in Walters and their reported violations in the past:

COTTON CO RWD #2 (Population served: 2,000, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-10-2014), St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUN-10-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-10-2014), St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUN-10-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-04-2013), St AO (w/penalty) issued (OCT-04-2013)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (OCT-23-2013), St Public Notif requested (OCT-23-2013), St Public Notif received (NOV-05-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUN-25-2013), St Public Notif requested (JUN-25-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-28-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (APR-18-2013), St Public Notif requested (APR-18-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-06-2013)
  • 5 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2006), St Public Notif requested (AUG-17-2006), St AO (w/penalty) issued (AUG-17-2006), St Public Notif received (OCT-20-2006)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (MAY-06-2005), St Public Notif requested (MAY-06-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUL-06-2005), St Public Notif received (JUL-06-2005)
  • 4 regular monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 53
  • Service Call: 1

Incident types - Walters

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Walters, OK
Most common first names in Walters, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4679.5 years
William4274.9 years
James3874.4 years
Mary3383.3 years
Robert2070.7 years
Charles1674.2 years
Thomas1481.4 years
George1477.0 years
Clarence1473.4 years
Roy1474.9 years
Most common last names in Walters, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3280.2 years
Brown1780.0 years
Fletcher1677.1 years
Williams1678.4 years
Jackson1577.8 years
Phillips1579.3 years
Taylor1576.6 years
Davis1579.7 years
Briscoe1478.2 years
Jones1277.9 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (72%)
  • Electricity (28%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Walters, OK
NameCountNameCount
H&R Block1SONIC Drive-In1
McDonald's1U-Haul1

Walters compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
There are 6 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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