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Lincoln County, Oklahoma
Map of Oklahoma highlighting Lincoln County
Location in the state of Oklahoma
Map of the U.S. highlighting Oklahoma
Oklahoma's location in the U.S.
Seat Chandler
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

966 sq mi (2,501 km²)
958 sq mi (2,481 km²)
8 sq mi (20 km²), 0.82%
Population
 - (2000)
 - Density

32,080
34/sq mi (13/km²)
Founded information needed
Congressional district 3rd
Time zone Central: UTC-6/-5

Lincoln County is a county located in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. The population was 32,080 at the 2000 census. The county is considered part of the Oklahoma City Metropolitan Statistical Area. Its county seat is Chandler[1].

The center of population of Oklahoma is located in Lincoln County, in the town of Sparks [1].

Contents

Geography

Midwinter in the cross timbers of western Lincoln County. Native blackjack and little bluestem.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 966 square miles (2,501 km²), of which, 958 square miles (2,481 km²) of it is land and 8 square miles (20 km²) of it (0.82%) is water.

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Major highways

Adjacent counties

Demographics

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 32,080 people, 12,178 households, and 9,121 families residing in the county. The population density was 34 people per square mile (13/km²). There were 13,712 housing units at an average density of 14 per square mile (6/km²). The racial makeup of the county was 86.43% White, 2.46% Black or African American, 6.57% Native American, 0.25% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.45% from other races, and 3.82% from two or more races. 1.51% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 12,178 households out of which 34.10% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.50% were married couples living together, 9.20% had a female householder with no husband present, and 25.10% were non-families. 22.40% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.50% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.59 and the average family size was 3.03.

In the county, the population was spread out with 27.40% under the age of 18, 7.80% from 18 to 24, 26.70% from 25 to 44, 24.10% from 45 to 64, and 13.90% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 97.30 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.50 males.

The median income for a household in the county was $31,187, and the median income for a family was $36,310. Males had a median income of $28,647 versus $20,099 for females. The per capita income for the county was $14,890. About 11.10% of families and 14.50% of the population were below the poverty line, including 17.90% of those under age 18 and 12.10% of those age 65 or over.

Cities and towns

1905 map of Lincoln County showing locations of many of the old communities, post offices, and railroad stops which no longer exist.


NRHP sites

The following sites in Lincoln County are listed on the National Register of Historic Places:

  • Bon Ton House, Stroud
  • Boston Store, Chandler
  • Captain Creek Bridge, Wellston
  • Joseph Carpenter House, Stroud
  • Chandler Armory, Chandler
  • Chandler Bookstore, Chandler
  • Chandler High School, Chandler
  • Clapp-Cunningham Building, Chandler
  • Conklin House, Chandler
  • Crane Motor Company Building, Chandler
  • Crescent School, Meeker
  • Davenport Broadway Avenue Brick Street, Davenport
  • Fairview School, Meeker
  • First Presbyterian Church of Chandler, Chandler
  • Graham Hotel, Stroud
  • Hadley House, Stroud
  • Walter Hadley House, Stroud
  • Hotel Lincoln, Stroud
  • George Hughes House, Stroud
  • Johnson House, Chandler
  • Moses Keokuk House, Stroud
  • Mascho Building and Public Privy, Chandler
  • Meeker Town Hall, Meeker
  • William Alfred Mensch Building, Stroud
  • Midlothian School, Midlothian
  • National Guard Statistical Building, Chandler
  • Oleson-Crane Building, Chandler
  • Ozark Trails Section of Route 66, Stroud
  • Prague City Hall and Jail, Prague
  • Rock Cafe, Stroud
  • Seaba's Filling Station, Warwick
  • Southwestern Bell Telephone Building, Stroud
  • Spring Dell School, Meeker
  • St. Cloud Hotel, Chandler
  • St. Paul Baptist Church and Cemetery, Meeker
  • St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, Chandler
  • Old Stroud School, Stroud
  • Stroud Trading Company Building, Stroud
  • James W. Stroud House, Stroud
  • Marshal William M. Tilghman Homestead, Chandler
  • Warwick School, Warwick
  • Wolcott Building, Chandler
  • ZCBJ Lodge No. 46

References

Coordinates: 35°42′N 96°53′W / 35.70°N 96.88°W / 35.70; -96.88


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Lincoln County, Oklahoma
Map
File:Map of Oklahoma highlighting Lincoln County.png
Location in the state of Oklahoma
Map of the USA highlighting Oklahoma
Oklahoma's location in the USA
Statistics
Founded information needed
Seat Chandler
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

 sq mikm²)
 sq mi ( km²)
 sq mi ( km²), 0.82%
wikipedia:Population
 - (2000)
 - Density

32080
Time zone Central : UTC-6/-5

Lincoln County is a county located in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. As of 2006, the population was 32,645. The county is considered part of the Oklahoma City Consolidated Metropolitan Statistical Area. Its county seat is Chandler6. The center of population of Oklahoma is located in Lincoln County, in the town of Sparks [1].

Contents

Geography

Midwinter in the cross timbers of western Lincoln County. Native blackjack and little bluestem.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,501 km² (966 sq mi). 2,481 km² (958 sq mi) of it is land and 20 km² (8 sq mi) of it (0.82%) is water.

Major Highways

Adjacent counties

Demographics

As of the census² of 2000, there were 32,080 people, 12,178 households, and 9,121 families residing in the county. The population density was 13/km² (34/sq mi). There were 13,712 housing units at an average density of 6/km² (14/sq mi). The racial makeup of the county was 86.43% White, 2.46% Black or African American, 6.57% Native American, 0.25% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.45% from other races, and 3.82% from two or more races. 1.51% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 12,178 households out of which 34.10% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.50% were married couples living together, 9.20% had a female householder with no husband present, and 25.10% were non-families. 22.40% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.50% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.59 and the average family size was 3.03.

In the county, the population was spread out with 27.40% under the age of 18, 7.80% from 18 to 24, 26.70% from 25 to 44, 24.10% from 45 to 64, and 13.90% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 97.30 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.50 males.

The median income for a household in the county was $31,187, and the median income for a family was $36,310. Males had a median income of $28,647 versus $20,099 for females. The per capita income for the county was $14,890. About 11.10% of families and 14.50% of the population were below the poverty line, including 17.90% of those under age 18 and 12.10% of those age 65 or over.

Cities and towns

1905 map of Lincoln County showing locations of many of the old communities, post offices, and railroad stops which no longer exist.
Jacktown


NRHP sites

The following sites in Lincoln County are listed on the National Register of Historic Places:


Coordinates: 35°42′N 96°53′W / 35.70, -96.88

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Lincoln County, Oklahoma
Map

Location in the state of Oklahoma

Oklahoma's location in the USA
Statistics
Founded information needed
Seat Chandler
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

966 sq mi (2,501 km²)
958 sq mi (2,481 km²)
8 sq mi (20 km²), 0.82%
Population
 - (2000)
 - Density

32,080
34/sq mi (13/km²)
Time zone Central: UTC-6/-5

Lincoln County is a county located in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. The population was 32,080 at the 2000 census. Its county seat is Chandler.


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