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Population in 2012: 3,000 (98% urban, 2% rural). Population change since 2000: -35.6%
 

Males: 1,903  (63.5%)
Females: 1,097  (36.5%)

Median resident age:  32.4 years
Oklahoma median age:  37.0 years

Zip codes: 73772.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $42,462 (it was $27,208 in 2000)
Watonga:

$42,462
OK:

$44,312
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $17,314

Watonga city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $62,514 (it was $43,400 in 2000)
Watonga:

$62,514
OK:

$114,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $66,392; Detached houses: $67,150; Mobile homes: $32,632

Median gross rent in 2012: $549.

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  • White alone - 1,992 (51.7%)
  • Hispanic - 911 (23.7%)
  • Black alone - 451 (11.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 249 (6.5%)
  • Two or more races - 226 (5.9%)
  • Asian alone - 21 (0.5%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Watonga: 79.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (15.3%), Irish (8.6%), United States (7.1%), English (6.5%), Dutch (2.6%), Norwegian (1.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 2.74 square miles.

Population density: 1,097 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Watonga:

  • High school or higher: 74.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Watonga city:

  • Never married: 28.4%
  • Now married: 48.1%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 14.3%

734 residents are foreign born

This city:  19.1%
Oklahoma:  5.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $323 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $383 (0.7%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Edmond, OK (54.8 miles , pop. 68,315).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (55.4 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (230.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Greenfield, OK (2.9 miles) , Hitchcock, OK (3.0 miles) , Geary, OK (4.0 miles ), Canton, OK (4.2 miles ), Oakwood, OK (4.2 miles) , Loyal, OK (4.3 miles) , Okeene, OK (4.4 miles ), Thomas, OK (4.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $83,600
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $88,700
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $225,000
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,500
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $350,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $170,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $87,800
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $152,800
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $142,500
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2012: 0 buildings

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 35.85 N, Longitude: 98.41 W

Area code: 580

Watonga household income distribution Watonga home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Watonga by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000012101
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.017.734.417.10.033.1
Robberies 010200001211
per 100,000 0.021.20.044.70.00.00.00.017.234.319.433.1
Assaults 5228711724121714
per 100,000 107.042.441.3178.9172.4195.1120.535.568.8205.7329.1463.3
Burglaries 171410111413253917151141
per 100,000 363.9296.8206.4246.0344.7230.6430.5692.1292.2257.2212.91356.7
Thefts 445142575854545353302438
per 100,000 942.01081.2867.11274.61428.2958.0929.9940.6911.0514.3464.61257.4
Auto thefts 442388731523
per 100,000 85.684.841.367.1197.0141.9120.553.217.285.738.799.3
Arson 010000060012
per 100,000 0.021.20.00.00.00.00.0106.50.00.019.466.2
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 95.289.163.2127.8136.9109.1105.2116.2109.0115.1112.6293.8

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

Crime rate in Watonga detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 6 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.32
Oklahoma average:

2.08

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Watonga, Oklahoma accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

4.5%
Oklahoma:

5.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,226 (+35.7%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (21%)
  • Public administration (20%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8%)
  • Cashiers (7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
  • Child care workers (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)

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Tornado activity:

Watonga-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 303% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/10/1967, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.4 miles away from the Watonga city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/3/1999, a category F4 tornado 26.5 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 11 people and caused $3 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Watonga-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Oklahoma state average. It is 86% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 73.8 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 87.5 miles away from Watonga 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 72.3 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 88.5 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 77.7 miles away from Watonga 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 89.7 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 Blaine County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Winter Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Ice Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Watonga topographic map

Birthplace of: Byron Houston - Basketball player, Clarence Nash - Voice actor, Jim Lookabaugh - Football player and coach.


Hospitals/medical centers in Watonga:

  • BLAINE COUNTY HOSPICE (Hospital, 410 NORTH CLARENCE NASH)
  • MERCY HOSPITAL WATONGA (Critical Access Hospitals,Government - Hospital District or Authority, 500 NORTH CLARENCE NASH BOULEVARD)
  • HILLCREST OF WATONGA INC (Nursing Home, 816 N NASH BOULEVARD)
  • WATONGA NURSING AND REHABILITA (Nursing Home, 816 NORTH CLARENCE NASH)

Political contributions by individuals in Watonga, OK

Airports located in Watonga:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Watonga:

  • Southwestern Oklahoma State University (about 28 miles; Weatherford, OK; Full-time enrollment: 4,054)
  • Southern Nazarene University (about 50 miles; Bethany, OK; FT enrollment: 2,044)
  • Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City (about 54 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,498)
  • University of Central Oklahoma (about 55 miles; Edmond, OK; FT enrollment: 10,514)
  • Oklahoma City University (about 55 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 3,069)
  • Oklahoma City Community College (about 58 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 5,513)
  • University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center (about 58 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 3,132)

Public high school in Watonga:

Public elementary/middle schools in Watonga:

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Library in Watonga:

  • WATONGA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $186,953; Location: 301 N PROUTY; 30,817 books; 291 audio materials; 1,054 video materials; 4 local licensed databases; 23 state licensed databases; 36 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Watonga: USPHS Watonga Health Center (A), Watonga Fire Department Substation (B), Watonga Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Watonga include: United Meethodist Church (A), Union Baptist Church (B), Trinity Baptist Church (C), Pentecostal Church of God (D), Mount Calvary Lutheran Church (E), First Baptist Church (F), First Assembly of God Church (G), Church of God in Christ (H), Church of Christ (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: T B Ferguson Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 521 North Weigle Avenue).

Hotels: Coach Inn Motel (Highway 3 & 33), The Western Inn (Highway 270 & 281 South), Watonga Motel (307 South Wikoff Avenue), Roman Nose Resort Park (North Of City).

Courts: Blaine County - Associate District Judge- Court Clerk (212 North Weigle Avenue), Fourth Judicial District Casa (121 South Noble Avenue).

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

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

DIAMOND BACK CORRECTIONAL CENTER (Population served: 1623, Purch_groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-24-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-24-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-10-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-20-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-20-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-17-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-17-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2003, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-19-2003), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-19-2003), St Public Notif received (JAN-30-2004), St Compliance achieved (MAY-24-2004)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In MAR-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-24-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-24-2006)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In FEB-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-20-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-20-2006)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-17-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-17-2006)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In NOV-2003, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-19-2003), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-19-2003), St Public Notif received (JAN-30-2004), St Compliance achieved (MAY-24-2004)
  • 10 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 20.1%
(17.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.4% for Black residents, 1.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 50.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 22.7% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.1%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.6%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Watonga, OK

People in group quarters in Watonga in 2010:

  • 2,050 people in federal detention centers
  • 33 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 14 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 2 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere

People in group quarters in Watonga in 2000:

  • 1,329 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 47 people in nursing homes
  • 32 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 23 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

Watonga compared to Oklahoma state average:

Watonga, Oklahoma environmental map by EPA

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  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.


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Banks with branches in Watonga (2011 data):

  • First State Bank: at 321 West Main, branch established on 1974/09/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $50.1 mil, Deposits: $42.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 1 total offices, Holding Company: First State Bancorporation Of Watonga, Inc.
  • Cornerstone Bank: at 115 West A Street, branch established on 1928/01/28. Info updated 2006/11/17: Bank assets: $125.2 mil, Deposits: $113.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Watonga Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Watonga travel time to work - commute


Watonga mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (78%)
  • Electricity (19%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Watonga city (based on Blaine County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 66.63%
Here66.6%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChristian Churches and Churches of ChristCatholic ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USA
Adherents34.5%20.2%8.9%6.6%3.4%
Congregations14.0%10.0%6.0%4.0%4.0%
NameChurches of ChristMennonite Church USAChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Assemblies of GodOther
Adherents3.3%3.2%3.1%2.9%13.7%
Congregations8.0%4.0%4.0%8.0%38.0%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Blaine County:

3.97 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Blaine County:

1.59 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

7.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.8%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Blaine County:

30.5%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$4,753$57,0361$554
Other Government Administration 3$6,715$26,8609$1,162
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$1,056
Police Protection - Officers 8$20,936$31,4040$0
Police - Other 2$4,758$28,5483$1,198
Firefighters 3$10,149$40,5960$0
Streets and Highways 5$11,322$27,1731$697
Airports 1$1,886$22,6320$0
Hospitals 51$149,706$35,22512$7,842
Solid Waste Management 3$5,772$23,0880$0
Sewerage 1$2,677$32,1240$0
Parks and Recreation 3$7,428$29,7123$2,030
Water Supply 3$5,991$23,9640$0
Electric Power 3$5,991$23,9641$538
Local Libraries 3$6,607$26,4283$1,246
Other and Unallocable 1$2,123$25,4760$0
Totals for Government 91$246,814$32,54735$16,323

Watonga government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $70,000 ($23.33)
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $4,308,000 ($1436.00)
    Electric Utilities: $2,028,000 ($676.00)
    Central Staff Services: $929,000 ($309.67)
    Water Utilities: $414,000 ($138.00)
    Regular Highways: $386,000 ($128.67)
    Police Protection: $377,000 ($125.67)
    Solid Waste Management: $374,000 ($124.67)
    Parks and Recreation: $295,000 ($98.33)
    Local Fire Protection: $170,000 ($56.67)
    Libraries: $128,000 ($42.67)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $61,000 ($20.33)
    Air Transportation: $22,000 ($7.33)
    Financial Administration: $7,000 ($2.33)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $30,000 ($10.00)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,250,000 ($1083.33)

Watonga government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $3,756,000 ($1252.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $214,000 ($71.33)
    Sewerage: $208,000 ($69.33)
    Air Transportation: $42,000 ($14.00)
    All Other: $30,000 ($10.00)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $39,000 ($13.00)
    Royalties: $29,000 ($9.67)
    Rents: $23,000 ($7.67)
    General Revenue, NEC: $17,000 ($5.67)
    Fines and Forfeits: $12,000 ($4.00)
    Sale of Property: $7,000 ($2.33)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $2,413,000 ($804.33)
    Water Utilities: $887,000 ($295.67)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $41,000 ($13.67)
    Highways: $33,000 ($11.00)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,204,000 ($401.33)
    Public Utilities Sales: $44,000 ($14.67)
    NEC: $6,000 ($2.00)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $1,000 ($0.33)

Watonga government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $700,000 ($233.33)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $700,000 ($233.33)

Watonga government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $630,000 ($210.00)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,013,000 ($671.00)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $124,000 ($41.33)

6.89% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,685 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.89%
Oklahoma average:

8.21%

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:
from Oklahoma County, OK  0.62% ($21,048 average AGI)
from Canadian County, OK  0.47% ($37,625)
from Custer County, OK  0.36% ($32,500)


8.38% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,655 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.38%
Oklahoma average:

7.91%

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:
to Oklahoma County, OK  1.14% ($34,128 average AGI)
to Canadian County, OK  0.82% ($23,286)
to Kingfisher County, OK  0.55% ($27,737)

Strongest AM radio stations in Watonga:

  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KCRC (1390 AM; 10 kW; ENID, OK; Owner: CHISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KJON (850 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ANADARKO, OK; Owner: CARROLLTON BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, LP)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WWLS (640 AM; 5 kW; MOORE, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKY (930 AM; 5 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KTOK (1000 AM; 5 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KQCV (800 AM; 3 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KWEY (1590 AM; 1 kW; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KTBZ (1430 AM; 25 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Watonga:

  • KIMY (93.9 FM; WATONGA, OK; Owner: ORION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRMP (103.5 FM; ANADARKO, OK; Owner: PERRY BROADCASTING OF SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA, INC.)
  • KWEY-FM (97.3 FM; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KTUZ-FM (106.7 FM; OKARCHE, OK; Owner: TYLER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KQBL (96.9 FM; ENID, OK; Owner: CHAMPLIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCDL (99.3 FM; CORDELL, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Watonga:

  • KWTV (Channel 9; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: GRIFFIN ENTITIES, L.L.C.)
  • KOPX (Channel 62; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: PAXSON OKLAHOMA CITY LICENSE, INC.)
  • KFOR-TV (Channel 4; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • KSBI (Channel 52; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: LOCKE SUPPLY CO.)
  • KOKH-TV (Channel 25; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: KOKH LICENSEE, LLC)
  • KETA-TV (Channel 13; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: OKLAHOMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION AUTHORITY)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Watonga, Oklahoma:
  • Fatal accident count: 5
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 9
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 6
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 18
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Oklahoma average:
  • Fatal accident count: 123
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 197
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 41
  • Fatalities: 136
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 321
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 13

Watonga fatal accident list:

Oct 13, 2008 02:25 PM, Spiece, 3rd, Lat: 35.847717, Lon: -98.405872, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jan 10, 2004 12:55 AM, Us-270, Clarence Nash, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
May 29, 2004 04:00 PM, Sr-51, 11th Street, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 2
Feb 12, 1992 06:20 PM, Nash Blvd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Apr 11, 1975 11:40 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1


FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Watonga)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 50 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Watonga, OK)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Watonga)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Watonga)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 53
  • Hazardous Condition: 44
  • Service Call: 3
  • Good Intent Call: 8

Incident types - Watonga


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Watonga, OK

Most common first names in Watonga, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3975.1 years
John3879.7 years
Mary3680.8 years
George3379.6 years
Charles3072.5 years
William2977.8 years
Robert2670.2 years
Anna2085.0 years
Edna1681.0 years
Joe1373.7 years
Most common last names in Watonga, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2272.8 years
Johnson2176.8 years
Edsall1779.0 years
Williams1475.7 years
Walker1476.1 years
Scott1377.0 years
Jones1374.9 years
Haigler1284.8 years
Davis1175.0 years
Payne1182.3 years
Businesses in Watonga, OK
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1SONIC Drive-In1
FedEx1Subway1
H&R Block1True Value1
Pizza Hut1U-Haul1
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