Pittsburg County

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma

115 E Carl Albert Pkwy Suite 1A
McAlester, OK 74501
Phone: (918) 423-6865
Fax: (918) 423-7304

In east-central OK, southwest of Muskogee; organized Nov 16, 1907 from Tobucksy County. Name Origin: For Pittsburgh, PA

Area (sq mi):: 1377.85 (land 1305.94; water 71.91) Population per square mile: 34.20
Population 2005: 44,641 State rank: 20 Population change: 2000-20005 1.60%; 1990-2000 8.30% Population 2000: 43,953 (White 76.30%; Black or African American 4.00%; Hispanic or Latino 2.10%; Asian 0.30%; Other 18.50%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 39.40
Income 2000: per capita $15,494; median household $28,679; Population below poverty level: 17.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,015-$21,723
Unemployment (2004): 5.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 20.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 10.90%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • McAlester County seat (17,783)

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    Dustin Lance, a 32-year-old former inmate from Pittsburg County, California, has sued the authorities claiming he was refused treatment for a painful erection that lasted nearly four days.
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    Heritage Hills is a for-profit, 81-bed, certified skilled nursing facility located in the City of McAlester, in Pittsburg County, Oklahoma.
    Kiowa is a town in Pittsburg County, Oklahoma, United States.
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    According to one local history, Pittsburg County Oklahoma: People and Places, Elk House enjoyed a lucrative business in McAlester: "In the early days, the Elk House was the best place in McAlester to get a good meal and a clean bed.
    Dustin Lance alleges he suffered permanent injury while under the care of Pittsburg County Sheriff Chris Morris and his staff.
    The teams consist of 30 boats and 83 personnel from as part of the following teams: Broken Arrow Emergency Management; Bryan County Swift Water Rescue Team; Coal County Swift Water Team; Mayes County Task Force 1; Oklahoma City USAR; Pittsburg County Water Rescue Team; Quapaw Tribe Fire; Muscogee (Creek) Nation Emergency Response Team; Tulsa Fire Department USAR; Tulsa Police Department Disaster Area Response Team; Washington County Emergency Management; Grand River Dam Authority; Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation; and Oklahoma Highway Patrol.
    com/city/OK/Canadian) 220 people is located in Pittsburg County, about 140 miles southeast of Oklahoma City.

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