Foss, Oklahoma

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Foss Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 73 miles NW of Lawton, Oklahoma (center to center)
Nearest Large City 93 miles W of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
County Washita
Standard Zip Codes 73647
Phone Area Codes 580
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.454
Longitude -99.169

Foss Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 11.3 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 48 F
Apr Temp 45 to 72 F
Jul Temp 70 to 96 F
Oct Temp 48 to 74 F
Annual Precip 31.4 inches
Station ELK CITY
Distance 13.9 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 47 F
Apr Temp 44 to 71 F
Jul Temp 68 to 93 F
Oct Temp 47 to 73 F
Annual Precip 28.7 inches
Station HAMMON 3 SSW
Distance 15.7 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 48 F
Apr Temp 42 to 71 F
Jul Temp 68 to 95 F
Oct Temp 44 to 74 F
Annual Precip 27.7 inches
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Foss Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 127 100%
Male 62 48.8%
Female 65 51.2%
Under 18 30 23.6%
18+ 97 76.4%
65+ 15 11.8%
Median Age 39.3
Average Family Size 2.84
White 104 81.9%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 1 0.8%
American Indian & Alaskan 9 7.1%
Other 5 3.9%
Mixed Race 8 6.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 10 7.9%

Estimated Foss Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 128
Growth 1
Growth % 0.8%

Foss Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 60.6%
US/American 21.3%
English 6.4%
German 6.4%
Irish 2.1%
Welsh 2.1%
Scotch-Irish 1.1%
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Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Foss 127 $33,750
Bessie 190 $26,806
Burns Flat 1,782 $35,870
Butler 345 $32,083
Canute 524 $38,036
Clinton 8,833 $32,242
Dill City 526 $26,500
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