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Laverne is a town in Harper County.

The community was named for Laverne Smith, resident

The latitude of Laverne is 36.709N. The longitude is -99.893W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 2,110 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,046.


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$32,222
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Laverne demographic reports
Nearby parks & recreation: Boiling Springs State Park, Beaver State Park, Alabaster Caverns, Little Sahara Park

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23% of Laverne residents report German ancestry, and 19% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Laverne ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Laverne was $20,424, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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18% of Laverne residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Laverne, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $233.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $464.


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Harper County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Laverne political report.

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The average commute time for Laverne workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Laverne, OK

Pros: It's a small town with one stoplight...

Cons: We are being over run with the Mexican illegal immigrant population because of the hog farms which moved in almost 10 yrs ago...

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