For population 25 years and over in Weleetka:
For population 15 years and over in Weleetka town:
6 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $286 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Broken Arrow, OK (51.7 miles , pop. 74,859).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (55.5 miles , pop. 393,049).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (180.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Clearview, OK (2.2 miles) , Dustin, OK (2.8 miles ), Wetumka, OK (3.1 miles ), Henryetta, OK (3.3 miles ), Okemah, OK (3.4 miles ), Dewar, OK (3.6 miles ), Bearden, OK (3.8 miles) , Schulter, OK (3.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 35.35 N, Longitude: 96.13 W
Area code: 405
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Crime rate in Weleetka detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 10 (5 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -98 (-8.8%).
Work and jobs in Weleetka: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Weleetka, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Weleetka-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 325% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/14/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.6 miles away from the Weleetka town center killed 2 people and injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 5/17/1981, a category F4 tornado 17.7 miles away from the town center injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Weleetka-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 82% 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 50.4 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 91.7 miles away from Weleetka 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 91.8 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 91.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/27/2007 at 21:03:22, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 16.3 miles away from Weleetka center
On 10/20/2002 at 02:18:13, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 74.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Okfuskee County (28) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 15, Floods: 12, Winter Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 8, Fires: 2, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Bill Blackburn - Football player.
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Public high schools in Weleetka:
See full list of schools located in Weleetka, School District: WELEETKA
Public elementary/middle schools in Weleetka:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 34.8%
(22.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 73.0% for Black residents, 73.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 41.6% for American Indian residents, 39.1% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
26 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
47 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
44 people in nursing homes in 2000
Weleetka compared to Oklahoma state average:
Banks with branches in Weleetka (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Weleetka town (based on Okfuskee County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 52.71%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
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7.82% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($22,821 average adjusted gross income)
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:
8.39% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($22,268 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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Weleetka fatal accident list:
May 31, 1980 11:10 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Weleetka)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:5
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: