Velma strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Oklahoma):
Walking and Biking to Work
Affordability of Property Taxes
Comparing Velma to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Oklahoma (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Male Share of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Age of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Short Commute Times|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Nearest Medium City||42 miles E of Lawton, Oklahoma (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||70 miles S of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma|
|P.O. Box Zip Codes||73491|
|Phone Area Codes||580|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||27 to 50 F|
|Apr Temp||49 to 73 F|
|Jul Temp||71 to 94 F|
|Oct Temp||51 to 75 F|
|Annual Precip||36.4 inches|
|Station||LINDSAY 2 W|
|Jan Temp||24 to 49 F|
|Apr Temp||47 to 73 F|
|Jul Temp||70 to 94 F|
|Oct Temp||49 to 76 F|
|Annual Precip||35.1 inches|
|Jan Temp||25 to 51 F|
|Apr Temp||47 to 74 F|
|Jul Temp||70 to 97 F|
|Oct Temp||50 to 77 F|
|Annual Precip||34 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.15|
|American Indian & Alaskan||55||8.3%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||7||1.1%|
|Est. 2005 Population||693|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||23.4%|
|French (except Basque)||2.9%|
|Dutch West Indian||2.2%|
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Penn Foster College
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Since 1888, The University of Scranton has grounded its education in Catholic and Jesuit principles based on intellectual growth and integrity, all of which shape the online master’s and certificate programs.
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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.
OLD HIWAY 7 AND MAIN STREET
Serves 162 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 20.3
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