For population 25 years and over in Wetumka:
For population 15 years and over in Wetumka city:
4 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $295 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Broken Arrow, OK (60.8 miles , pop. 74,859).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tulsa, OK (64.0 miles , pop. 393,049).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (171.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Yeager, OK (2.8 miles) , Weleetka, OK (3.1 miles ), Horntown, OK (3.3 miles) , Clearview, OK (3.4 miles) , Lamar, OK (3.4 miles) , Bearden, OK (3.4 miles) , Dustin, OK (3.5 miles ), Okemah, OK (3.7 miles ).
Latitude: 35.24 N, Longitude: 96.24 W
Area code: 405
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Crime rate in Wetumka detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -26 (-1.8%).
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Average climate in Wetumka, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Wetumka-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Oklahoma state average. It is 331% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/14/1957, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.8 miles away from the Wetumka city center killed 2 people and injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 4/28/1950, a category F4 tornado 9.8 miles away from the city center killed 5 people and injured 32 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Wetumka-area historical earthquake activity is above Oklahoma state average. It is 77% 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 41.5 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 83.3 miles away from Wetumka 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 83.4 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 83.3 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 16.2 miles away from Wetumka center
On 10/20/2002 at 02:18:13, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Hughes County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Snow: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: John Herrington - Astronaut, Jim Skaggs - Football player.
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Wetumka and their reported violations in the past:HUGHES CO RWD #1 (Population served: 1050, Purch_surface_water):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 27.4%
(22.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.0% for Black residents, 44.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 32.5% for American Indian residents, 14.8% for two or more races residents)
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20 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
64 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000
23 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000
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Religion statistics for Wetumka city (based on Hughes County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 61.35%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
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7.98% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,197 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:
8.12% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($25,948 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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Wetumka fatal accident list:
Jan 13, 2010 11:29 AM, Us-75, North Canard, Lat: 35.23938056, Lon: -96.23484722, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 4, 1983 11:30 AM, Alley, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Feb 22, 1976 09:30 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Wetumka)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
FAA Registered Aircraft:5
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