Canadian County

Canadian County, Oklahoma

201 N Choctaw St
El Reno, OK 73036
Phone: (405) 262-1070
Fax: (405) 422-2411

In central OK, west of Oklahoma City; original county; organized 1890 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For the Canadian River, which runs through it; known to the Osage as Ne-sout-che-bra-ra, probably named in honor of their homelands by French-Canadian explorers or traders.

Area (sq mi):: 905.17 (land 899.71; water 5.45) Population per square mile: 109.70
Population 2005: 98,701 State rank: 5 Population change: 2000-20005 12.50%; 1990-2000 17.90% Population 2000: 87,697 (White 85.00%; Black or African American 2.20%; Hispanic or Latino 3.90%; Asian 2.40%; Other 8.40%). Foreign born: 3.20%. Median age: 35.40
Income 2000: per capita $19,691; median household $45,439; Population below poverty level: 7.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,055-$26,929
Unemployment (2004): 3.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 22.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 63.40%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Yukon (21,596)
  • El Reno County seat (15,952)
  • Mustang (15,168)

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    Velocity is in discussions with producers to construct an additional 15-mile pipeline extension and a new terminal in central Canadian County.
    Hunter Day, a 22-year-old science teacher at Yukon High School, was placed in the Canadian County Jail on multiple charges, including second-degree rape, with a bond set for $85,000.
    In Canadian County, the Hrdy single lateral well had a 30-day rate of 1,870 boed (56 percent oil).
    Jennings was born in Virginia in 1863 and moved to El Reno, Oklahoma, where he became the prosecuting attorney for Canadian County, according to the Oklahoma Historical Society.
    OTC: LTTC) said it has completed the installation of additional video visitation systems at the McIntosh County Criminal Justice Center in Eufaula, Oklahoma, and the Canadian County Jail in El Reno, Oklahoma.
    8 kilometers), Canadian County Undersheriff Chris West told AFP.
    8 kilometres), Canadian County Undersheriff Chris West said.
    The investment will include around USD190m for the construction of a new 200 million cubic feet per day natural gas processing facility, at the Canadian Valley plant in Canadian County, Oklahoma.
    The District Court of Canadian County, Oklahoma entered a final order approving the settlement on Nov.
    7 million judgment entered in Canadian County (Okla.
    Marathon Oil Corporation today announced its participation in a successful natural gas discovery well on the Brickyard prospect in the Woodford Shale region of Canadian County, Oklahoma.
    The land in Canadian County is level, but the metaphorical playing field for its inhabitants was not.

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