For population 25 years and over in Wanette:
For population 15 years and over in Wanette town:
1 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $400 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Norman, OK (28.3 miles , pop. 95,694).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (45.8 miles , pop. 506,132).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (150.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Asher, OK (2.5 miles ), East McClain, OK (2.5 miles ), Byars, OK (2.5 miles ), Rosedale, OK (3.0 miles) , Tribbey, OK (3.1 miles ), St. Louis, OK (3.5 miles ), Stratford, OK (3.5 miles ), Macomb, OK (3.6 miles) .
Latitude: 34.96 N, Longitude: 97.03 W
Area code: 405
Population change in the 1990s: +43 (+12.0%).
Work and jobs in Wanette: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Wanette, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Wanette-area historical tornado activity is above Oklahoma state average. It is 382% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/5/1960, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 22.7 miles away from the Wanette town center killed 5 people and injured 81 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 9/14/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 12.4 miles away from the town center killed 2 people and injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Wanette-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Oklahoma state average. It is 51% 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 39.8 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 34.6 miles away from Wanette 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 79.6 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 34.7 miles away from the city 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 34.7 miles away from Wanette center
On 2/8/2002 at 16:07:13, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 77.2 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 Pottawatomie County (29) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 13, Floods: 12, Tornadoes: 9, Winter Storms: 9, Fires: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Emmett Bowles - Baseball player.
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 22.9%
(23.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 66.7% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Wanette compared to Oklahoma state average:
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Religion statistics for Wanette (based on Pottawatomie County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 67.10%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 7
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Number of full-service restaurants: 36
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Adult obesity rate:
Wanette government finances in 2002(per resident):
7.80% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($29,233 average adjusted gross income)
0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($318 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.50% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,937 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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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Wanette)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:7
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wanette)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.