Creek County

Creek County, Oklahoma

317 E Lee St Rm 100
Sapulpa, OK 74066
Phone: (918) 224-4084

In east-central OK, southwest of Tulsa; organized Nov 16, 1907 from Cherokee lands. Name Origin: For the Creek Nation, a loose confederation of southeastern tribes of Muskhogean linguistic stock. The name is from "Ochese Creek Indians." applied to them by settlers in what is now TN. They were probably the Yuchi

Area (sq mi):: 969.77 (land 955.53; water 14.23) Population per square mile: 71.90
Population 2005: 68,708 State rank: 9 Population change: 2000-20005 2.00%; 1990-2000 10.60% Population 2000: 67,367 (White 81.40%; Black or African American 2.60%; Hispanic or Latino 1.90%; Asian 0.30%; Other 14.90%). Foreign born: 0.70%. Median age: 36.90
Income 2000: per capita $16,191; median household $33,168; Population below poverty level: 13.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,036-$22,212
Unemployment (2004): 5.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.00% Median travel time to work: 26.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 55.10%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Sapulpa County seat (19,803)

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    "I can confirm that five snowboarders have been found dead at Loveland Pass," an official at the Clear Creek County's sheriff's office told AFP.
    Clear Creek County Sheriff Don Krueger ( told the Associated Press search and rescue crews recovered the bodies from a backcountry area on Loveland Pass several hours after Saturday afternoon's slide, which was about 600 feet wide and eight feet deep.
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    A significant factor during this short period was the relocation of numerous Creek households into the more limited physical space of the Creek county of eastern Alabama.
    Among the most notable are the Dixie mine on Ute Creek, in the Chicago Creek mining district of Clear Creek County (famous for leaf gold and wire gold); the Ground Hog mine in the Gilman mining district in Eagle County (famous for producing thick, striated gold wires that curl and spiral as if formed by extrusion); and Farncomb Hill in the Breckenridge mining district in Summit County (famous for crystallized leaf gold and "bird's nest" masses of wire gold crystals).