Hughes County


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Hughes County, Oklahoma

200 N Broadway St Suite 7
Holdenville, OK 74848
Phone: (405) 379-2746
Fax: (405) 379-6739

In east-central OK, northeast of Ada; organized Nov 16, 1907 from Creek lands. Name Origin: For William C. Hughes, delegate to the OK Constitutional Convention (1906-07)

Area (sq mi):: 814.64 (land 806.73; water 7.90) Population per square mile: 17.10
Population 2005: 13,835 State rank: 49 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.30%; 1990-2000 8.70% Population 2000: 14,154 (White 71.80%; Black or African American 4.50%; Hispanic or Latino 2.50%; Asian 0.20%; Other 22.60%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 39.30
Income 2000: per capita $12,687; median household $22,621; Population below poverty level: 21.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $16,131-$18,370
Unemployment (2004): 8.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 3.40% Median travel time to work: 25.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 38.00%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Hughes County, South Dakota

PO Box 1238
Pierre, SD 57501
Phone: (605) 773-3713

In central SD, east of Pierre; organized Nov 26, 1880 (prior to statehood) from Buffalo County. Name Origin: For Alexander Hughes, Dakota Territory legislator

Area (sq mi):: 800.29 (land 740.92; water 59.37) Population per square mile: 22.80
Population 2005: 16,875 State rank: 11 Population change: 2000-20005 2.40%; 1990-2000 11.20% Population 2000: 16,481 (White 88.40%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 1.20%; Asian 0.40%; Other 10.50%). Foreign born: 1.30%. Median age: 37.50
Income 2000: per capita $20,689; median household $42,970; Population below poverty level: 8.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,736-$30,047
Unemployment (2004): 2.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.50% Median travel time to work: 11.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 7.50%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Pierre County seat (13,983)

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    Harding's company developed a pipeline network for its wastewater recycling and disposal system in Hughes County. The equipment can dispose of up to 40,000 barrels per day, with pipelines to transport water from the well pads to the disposal well sites.
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    Hughes County Magistrate Mark Smith, who chairs a subcommittee, said it recommends that a list of sentencing options for judges be developed.
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    HOLDENVILLE Diana Swadley approached Hughes County in February about getting the liquor-by-the-drink vote on the ballot.
    OKLAHOMA CITY Nelson Scott Harjolistened toa Chickasaw Nation representative share examples about the tribe's economic development success.<br />He heard about the importance of education from Natalie Shirley, former Oklahoma secretary of commerce and now executive director of the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum.<br />Then, he had heard enough.<br />As chief of theAlabama-Quassarte Tribal Town, based in Wetumka, south of Okemah, Harjo addressed the packed room at the Sovereignty Symposium about how colleges don't come to Hughes County to meet with students and entice them to be more educated.<br />"How do we make education look good for those that live in (rural) areas?" he said.<br />He addressed a panel that was discussing economic development.
    She said she would talk to her board of directors about it at their meeting on Thursday.<br />In Hughes County, the Holdenville Chamber of Commerce's Economic Development Committee is holding town hall meetings starting May 17.

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