Weatherford, Oklahoma

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Population in 2014: 11,989 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +21.6%
 
Males: 6,055  (50.5%)
Females: 5,934  (49.5%)
Median resident age:  24.9 years
Oklahoma median age:  36.2 years

Zip codes: 73096.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $40,775 (it was $26,908 in 2000)
Weatherford:

$40,775
OK:

$45,690

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,601 (it was $16,046 in 2000)

Weatherford city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $152,648 (it was $78,500 in 2000)
Weatherford:

$152,648
OK:

$116,500

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $157,768; Detached houses: $168,432; Townhouses or other attached units: $196,863; Mobile homes: $70,745

Median gross rent in 2013: $506.

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  • Races in Weatherford, OK (2013)

    Weatherford races chart
    • 8,82177.7%White alone
    • 9748.6%Hispanic
    • 6025.3%Two or more races
    • 4083.6%Black alone
    • 3122.7%American Indian alone
    • 1731.5%Asian alone
    • 60.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Weatherford: 81.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (21.2%), Irish (12.7%), English (9.2%), United States (6.1%), Dutch (3.2%), Swedish (2.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 05/02/1898

Elevation: 1647 feet

Land area: 5.80 square miles.

Population density: 2,066 people per square mile   (low).

Weatherford,OK real estate house value index trend

Weatherford, Oklahoma map

For population 25 years and over in Weatherford:

  • High school or higher: 91.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 38.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Weatherford city:

  • Never married: 43.8%
  • Now married: 41.5%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 9.2%

570 residents are foreign born (2.1% Latin America, 0.8% Asia, 0.5% Europe).

This city:

5.0%
Oklahoma:

5.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $973 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,132 (0.7%)

Weatherford satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: East Canadian, OK (54.2 miles , pop. 61,645).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Oklahoma City, OK (65.7 miles , pop. 506,132).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (218.5 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Hydro, OK (2.6 miles ), Northeast Washita, OK (3.4 miles ), Corn, OK (3.4 miles ), Colony, OK (3.6 miles) , Custer City, OK (3.7 miles ), Thomas, OK (3.9 miles ), Arapaho, OK (3.9 miles ), Clinton, OK (3.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 17 buildings, average cost: $114,400
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $116,400
  • 1999: 25 buildings, average cost: $72,600
  • 2000: 28 buildings, average cost: $104,000
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $99,200
  • 2002: 32 buildings, average cost: $87,400
  • 2003: 10 buildings, average cost: $111,800
  • 2004: 35 buildings, average cost: $116,100
  • 2005: 42 buildings, average cost: $156,400
  • 2006: 37 buildings, average cost: $187,200
  • 2007: 28 buildings, average cost: $175,700
  • 2008: 60 buildings, average cost: $76,100
  • 2009: 30 buildings, average cost: $173,700
  • 2010: 25 buildings, average cost: $200,900
  • 2011: 50 buildings, average cost: $151,300
  • 2012: 113 buildings, average cost: $145,800
  • 2013: 65 buildings, average cost: $239,200
  • 2014: 36 buildings, average cost: $241,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 35.53 N, Longitude: 98.70 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -468 (-4.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,226 (54.0%)

Area code: 580

Weatherford household income distribution Weatherford home values distribution

Crime rates in Weatherford by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000010000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.010.00.00.00.00.00.00.08.2
Rapes 3416230741764
per 100,000 30.141.210.561.220.430.10.068.537.99.163.652.033.0
Robberies 4322325310211
per 100,000 40.130.921.020.430.520.149.429.39.50.018.28.78.2
Assaults 26352727295184N/AN/A78351612
per 100,000 260.5360.9282.9275.4295.2512.5829.3N/AN/A712.4318.0138.898.9
Burglaries 86546571857555758880654551
per 100,000 861.6556.8681.1724.3865.2753.7543.0733.6834.0730.7590.6390.3420.4
Thefts 278261316304247312203288215179170201139
per 100,000 2,785.02,691.33,311.33,101.12,514.33,135.42,004.12,816.92,037.71,634.91,544.61,743.41,145.8
Auto thefts 1213101720221515810211525
per 100,000 120.2134.0104.8173.4203.6221.1148.1146.775.891.3190.8130.1206.1
Arson 0300025102102
per 100,000 0.030.90.00.00.020.149.49.80.018.39.10.016.5
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 275.9278.3266.0305.9268.2356.9318.1413.3346.4280.2244.0183.7160.6

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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 Weatherford detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 31 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.73
Oklahoma average:

1.84
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.7%
Oklahoma:

4.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -312 (-3.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (17%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Educational services (25%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Weatherford, Oklahoma

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Weatherford-area historical tornado activity is near Oklahoma state average. It is 167% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/22/1981, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.7 miles away from the Weatherford city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/25/1962, a category F4 tornado 26.8 miles away from the city center injured 9 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Weatherford-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 65% 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 209.5 miles away from the city center
On 2/15/1974 at 13:33:49, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 130.0 miles away from Weatherford 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 54.4 miles away from the city 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 141.7 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 81.6 miles away from Weatherford 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 92.5 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 Custer 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 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Weatherford topographic map

Birthplace of: Thomas Patten Stafford - General, Braden Looper - 2005 Major League Baseball player (New York Mets, born: Oct 28, 1974), Jeff Banister - Baseball player and coach, Wes Sims - 2005 NFL player (San Diego Chargers, born: Apr 8, 1981), Gordon Friesen - Folk musician, Rex Thomas - Football player, Stan West - Football player, Wes Sims (American football) - Football player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Weatherford:

  • TRINITY HOSPICE (1717 E MAIN STREET)
  • TRINITY HOSPICE - NEW SEASON, L L C (1717 E MAIN WEATHERFORD, O K 73096)
  • WEATHERFORD REGIONAL HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, 3701 E MAIN)
  • ADVANCED HOMECARE SERVICES (1101 LOOMIS ROAD)
  • ENCOMPASS HOME HEALTH OF WESTERN OKLAHOMA (1627 CYPRESS DRIVE)
  • HEALTHWATCH HOME HEALTH (123 NORTH BRADLEY STREET)
  • CORN HERITAGE VILLAGE OF WEATHERFORD (801 NORTH WASHINGTON)
  • WEATHERFORD LIVING CENTER (2200 NORTH LYLE ROAD)
  • WEATHERFORD NURSING CENTER (1001 N 7TH ST)

airports located in Weatherford:

College/University in Weatherford:

  • Southwestern Oklahoma State University (Full-time enrollment: 4,126; Location: 100 Campus Dr; Public; Website: www.swosu.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Weatherford:

  • Southern Nazarene University (about 61 miles; Bethany, OK; Full-time enrollment: 2,064)
  • Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City (about 64 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 4,784)
  • Oklahoma City Community College (about 65 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 8,904)
  • Mid-America Christian University (about 65 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,869)
  • Oklahoma City University (about 66 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,547)
  • Cameron University (about 66 miles; Lawton, OK; FT enrollment: 4,695)
  • University of Oklahoma-Health Sciences Center (about 68 miles; Oklahoma City, OK; FT enrollment: 2,507)

Public high school in Weatherford:

  • WEATHERFORD HS (Students: 537, Location: 1500 NORTH WASHINGTON STREET, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Weatherford:

  • BURCHAM ES (Students: 441, Location: 1401 NORTH LARK STREET, Grades: PK-1)
  • WEATHERFORD MS (Students: 374, Location: 509 NORTH CUSTER STREET, Grades: 6-8)
  • WEATHERFORD EAST ES (Students: 253, Location: 701 EAST PROCTOR AVENUE, Grades: 2-3)
  • WEATHERFORD WEST ES (Students: 224, Location: 811 WEST HUBER AVENUE, Grades: 4-5)
See full list of schools located in Weatherford

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • The Correct ID for the Weatherford, OK Airport is now KOJA. This is changed from the former designation of F91. added by Larry E. Smalley

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Notable locations in Weatherford: Northpark Shops (A), Sinor Emergency Medical Services Weatherford (B), Weatherford Fire Department (C), Weatherford Ambulance Service (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Weatherford Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Weatherford include: Wesley Foundation Church (A), Saint Marks Episcopal Church (B), Saint Eugene Catholic Church (C), Southwestern Christian Church (D), Restoration Church (E), First United Methodist Church (F), Grace Lutheran Church (G), First Baptist Church (H), Pine Acres Mennonite Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Parks in Weatherford include: Rader Park (1), Weber Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Weatherford City - Stafford Air & Space Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 3000 Logan Road).

Hotels: Comfort Inn & Suites (1311 East Main Street), Rick Koch Oil Company (1501 North Airport Road), Weatherford-Days Inn (1019 E Main St), Scottish Inns (616 East Main Street), Best Western Mark Motor Hotel (525 East Main), Travel Inn (3401 East Main Street), Sands Motel (616 East Main Street), Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites (3825 East Main Street), Econo Lodge (Us Hwy 54 And I-40).

Court: Weatherford City - Municipal Court (522 West Rainey Avenue).

Custer 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 2004 was 22.0. This is significantly better than average.

City:

22.0
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 18.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 8.80. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.80
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 26.3%
(20.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 86.2% for Black residents, 27.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.8% for American Indian residents, 68.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Oklahoma:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  52.1%
Whole state:  66.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.7%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Weatherford in 2010:

  • 953 people in college/university student housing
  • 79 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 6 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
732 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000
73 people in nursing homes in 2000

Weatherford, Oklahoma environmental map by EPA

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Banks with most branches in Weatherford (2011 data):

  • MidFirst Bank: Weatherford Branch at 305 N. Washington St, branch established on 1989/06/30. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $9,790.2 mil, Deposits: $6,308.2 mil, headquarters in Oklahoma City, OK, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 77 total offices
  • International Bank of Commerce: Weatherford Branch at 109 East Franklin Street, branch established on 1989/10/26. Info updated 2007/03/28: Bank assets: $9,621.9 mil, Deposits: $6,548.8 mil, headquarters in Laredo, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 197 total offices, Holding Company: International Bancshares Corporation
  • First National Bank of Weatherford: First National Bank Of Weatherford at 1101 East Main Street, branch established on 1964/10/26. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $121.0 mil, Deposits: $101.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: First National Bancshares Of Weatherford, Inc.
  • Southwest National Bank: at 720 East Main, branch established on 1907/06/04. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $59.4 mil, Deposits: $51.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Southwest Capital, L.L.c.
  • BancFirst: United Community Branch at 122 North Broadway, branch established on 1984/09/21. Info updated 2012/02/24: Bank assets: $5,407.8 mil, Deposits: $4,893.4 mil, headquarters in Oklahoma City, OK, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 101 total offices, Holding Company: Bancfirst Corporation
  • Bank of Hydro: Weatherford Branch at 406 North Washington Avenue, branch established on 2004/10/18. Info updated 2011/11/01: Bank assets: $115.2 mil, Deposits: $98.8 mil, headquarters in Hydro, OK, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Hydro Bancshares, Inc.
  • Legacy Bank: 701-723 E. Main Street Branch at 701-723 E. Main Street, branch established on 2000/11/06. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $452.0 mil, Deposits: $409.1 mil, headquarters in Hinton, OK, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Midstate Bancorp, Inc.
  • Herring Bank: Weatherford Branch at 2811 E. Main St, branch established on 2010/08/04. Info updated 2009/08/03: Bank assets: $562.6 mil, Deposits: $493.9 mil, headquarters in Amarillo, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Herring Bancorp, Inc.
  • Bank of Western Oklahoma: Weatherford Branch at 115 North Custer, branch established on 1983/07/22. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $238.7 mil, Deposits: $221.3 mil, headquarters in Elk City, OK, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Western Oklahoma Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.3
Oklahoma average:

11.2

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Weatherford city (based on Custer County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant14,31561
Mainline Protestant4,16416
Catholic1,2614
Other6072
Black Protestant1841
None6,938-
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: 6
Custer County:

2.31 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

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

0.77 / 10,000 pop.
Oklahoma:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Custer County:

7.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 31
Here:

11.91 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.7%
Oklahoma:

10.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Custer County:

30.7%
Oklahoma:

29.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

46.8%
Oklahoma:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Weatherford:

44.7%
Oklahoma:

44.2%

Average BMI:
Weatherford:

28.2
Oklahoma:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Weatherford:

22.3%
Oklahoma:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

12.2%
Oklahoma:

11.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Weatherford:

6.8
Oklahoma:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

29.7%
Oklahoma:

33.8%

General health condition:
Weatherford:

56.1%
Oklahoma:

54.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Weatherford:

80.1%
Oklahoma:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Weatherford, OK Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 3$14,194$56,7760$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$3,833
Judicial and Legal 1$3,100$37,2001$1,316
Police Protection - Officers 31$110,631$42,8250$0
Firefighters 17$63,754$45,00310$6,570
Streets and Highways 8$21,764$32,6460$0
Airports 2$5,159$30,9540$0
Welfare 3$10,738$42,9520$0
Hospitals 145$593,644$49,12940$71,636
Solid Waste Management 8$17,181$25,7720$0
Sewerage 9$22,450$29,9330$0
Parks and Recreation 4$11,845$35,5350$0
Water Supply 9$21,713$28,9510$0
Other and Unallocable 14$34,454$29,5320$0
Totals for Government 254$930,627$43,96756$83,355

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $245,000 ($20.44)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,348,000 ($112.44)
    Police Protection: $1,176,000 ($98.09)
    Fire Protection: $616,000 ($51.38)
    Solid Waste Management: $536,000 ($44.71)
    Regular Highways: $333,000 ($27.78)
    Parks & Recreation: $311,000 ($25.94)
    Water Utilities: $259,000 ($21.60)
    Central Staff Services: $222,000 ($18.52)
    Sewerage: $164,000 ($13.68)
    Financial Administration: $118,000 ($9.84)
    Welfare - Other: $90,000 ($7.51)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $84,000 ($7.01)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $78,000 ($6.51)
    Air Transportation: $76,000 ($6.34)
    Health Services - Other: $36,000 ($3.00)
    Libraries: $13,000 ($1.08)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $293,000 ($24.44)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Air Transportation: $147,000 ($12.26)
    Police Protection: $58,000 ($4.84)
    Water Utilities: $57,000 ($4.75)
    Fire Protection: $54,000 ($4.50)
    General - Other: $40,000 ($3.34)
    Parks & Recreation: $21,000 ($1.75)
    Solid Waste Management: $18,000 ($1.50)
    Central Staff: $12,000 ($1.00)
    Financial Administration: $8,000 ($0.67)
    Welfare - Other: $4,000 ($0.33)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $2,669,000 ($222.62)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $99,000 ($8.26)

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

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $18,000 ($1.50)
  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $832,000 ($69.40)
    Sewerage: $630,000 ($52.55)
    All Other: $135,000 ($11.26)
    Parks & Recreation: $25,000 ($2.09)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $46,000 ($3.84)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $71,000 ($5.92)
    All Other: $17,000 ($1.42)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $184,000 ($15.35)
    Interest Earnings: $152,000 ($12.68)
    Rents: $63,000 ($5.25)
    Property Sale Other: $23,000 ($1.92)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,054,000 ($87.91)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $124,000 ($10.34)
    General Support: $38,000 ($3.17)
    Highways: $20,000 ($1.67)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $3,494,000 ($291.43)
    Public Utilities: $306,000 ($25.52)
    NEC: $107,000 ($8.92)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,785,000 ($148.89)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $4,778,000 ($398.53)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $6,533,000 ($544.92)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $6,570,000 ($548.00)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $4,741,000 ($395.45)
    Water Utilities: $1,785,000 ($148.89)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,423,000 ($368.92)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,496,000 ($124.78)

8.90% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,925 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.90%
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 Washita County, OK  0.86% ($38,237 average AGI)
from Oklahoma County, OK  0.77% ($24,412)
from Caddo County, OK  0.51% ($43,244)


8.86% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,201 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.86%
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 Oklahoma County, OK  1.42% ($33,696 average AGI)
to Washita County, OK  0.66% ($43,603)
to Canadian County, OK  0.65% ($40,246)

Strongest AM radio stations in Weatherford:

  • KWEY (1590 AM; 1 kW; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KOMA (1520 AM; 50 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: RENDA BROADCASTING CORP. OF NEVADA)
  • KJON (850 AM; daytime; 5 kW; ANADARKO, OK; Owner: CARROLLTON BROADCASTING OF TEXAS, LP)
  • KRMG (740 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KCLI (1320 AM; 1 kW; CLINTON, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KFAQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; TULSA, OK; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WWLS (640 AM; 5 kW; MOORE, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KGYN (1210 AM; 50 kW; GUYMON, OK; Owner: TELNS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KCRC (1390 AM; 10 kW; ENID, OK; Owner: CHISHOLM TRAIL BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • WKY (930 AM; 5 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTOK (1000 AM; 5 kW; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Weatherford:

  • KWEY-FM (97.3 FM; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KRMP (103.5 FM; ANADARKO, OK; Owner: PERRY BROADCASTING OF SOUTHWEST OKLAHOMA, INC.)
  • KCDL (99.3 FM; CORDELL, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • KAYM (90.5 FM; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KQMX (95.5 FM; CLINTON, OK; Owner: WRIGHT BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC)
  • K216FR (91.1 FM; CLINTON, OK; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KYCU (89.1 FM; CLINTON, OK; Owner: CAMERON UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Weatherford:

  • K17DH (Channel 17; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K20DX (Channel 20; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K22ED (Channel 22; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K41DS (Channel 41; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • K59GE (Channel 39; WEATHERFORD, OK; Owner: NORTHFORK TV TRANSLATOR SYSTEM)
  • KWTV (Channel 9; OKLAHOMA CITY, OK; Owner: GRIFFIN ENTITIES, L.L.C.)
Weatherford fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Weatherford fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 44m144ftTotal length
  • $16,390,000Total costs
  • 88,800Total average daily traffic
  • 9,040Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 11940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 91960-1969
  • 21990-1999
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Weatherford, OK
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Weatherford)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 203 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Weatherford, OK)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 5 (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: 31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Weatherford)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 3 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Weatherford)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 38 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 82
  • Hazardous Condition: 3
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Weatherford

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

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Weatherford, Oklahoma:

  • Comfort Inn & Suites, 1311 E Main St, Weatherford, Oklahoma 73096 , Phone: (580) 772-9100, Fax: (580) 772-8100
  • Fairfield Inn & Suites By Marriott Weatherford, 201 N Nevada, Weatherford, Oklahoma 73096 , Phone: (580) 774-0800, Fax: (580) 774-0801
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Weatherford, Oklahoma
Most common first names in Weatherford, OK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4477.1 years
Mary4381.9 years
James4276.0 years
William4273.7 years
Robert2574.3 years
Charles2372.7 years
George2179.4 years
Ruby2084.9 years
Henry1981.1 years
Walter1877.8 years
Most common last names in Weatherford, OK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4880.2 years
Williams2182.4 years
Johnson2177.5 years
Jones2079.3 years
Harris1879.6 years
Brown1778.0 years
Hamburger1475.1 years
Wilson1384.4 years
Kaiser1380.8 years
Miller1384.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (52%)
  • Electricity (46%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
Businesses in Weatherford, OK
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2Little Caesars Pizza1
Ace Hardware1Maurices1
Arby's1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Nike3
Best Western1Pizza Hut1
Carl\s Jr.1Quiznos1
Chevrolet1Rue211
Comfort Inn1SONIC Drive-In1
DHL1Sears1
FedEx3Subway2
Ford1Taco Bell1
GNC1U-Haul2
H&R Block1U.S. Cellular1
Holiday Inn1UPS4
Jones New York1Walgreens1
KFC1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy1YMCA1

Weatherford compared to Oklahoma state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Weatherford on our top lists:

  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Education, training, and library occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (population 5,000+)"
There are 30 pilots and 12 other airmen in this city.
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  • Ashley Bree Ross (2)
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Total of 26 patent applications in 2008-2016.