Kingfisher County

Kingfisher County, Oklahoma

101 S Main St Rm 3
Kingfisher, OK 73750
Phone: (405) 375-3887
Fax: (405) 375-6033

In central OK, northwest of Oklahoma City; original county; organized 1890 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For Kingfisher Creek, which runs through the county; itself named for King David Fisher (1819-63), who ran a stage and trading station on the Chisholm Trail

Area (sq mi):: 905.96 (land 903.00; water 2.96) Population per square mile: 15.80
Population 2005: 14,302 State rank: 48 Population change: 2000-20005 2.70%; 1990-2000 5.40% Population 2000: 13,926 (White 86.10%; Black or African American 1.60%; Hispanic or Latino 6.90%; Asian 0.20%; Other 10.00%). Foreign born: 4.10%. Median age: 38.00
Income 2000: per capita $18,167; median household $36,676; Population below poverty level: 10.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,200-$27,503
Unemployment (2004): 3.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.70% Median travel time to work: 22.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 29.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The combined company will have net production of approximately 20,000 Boe per day and a combined acreage position of approximately 165,000 net acres, primarily in Kingfisher County, Oklahoma.
For the full year 2018, Chaparral brought 48 gross operated STACK wells online, including 20 in Garfield County, 18 in Canadian County and 10 in Kingfisher County.
Williams will build a 188-mile NGL pipeline, called the "Bluestem Pipeline," from its fractionator in Conway, Kansas, and the southern terminus of Overland Pass Pipeline to an interconnect with Targa's Grand Prix NGL Pipeline in Kingfisher County, Oklahoma.
Emerge Energy Services LP plans to expand its sand operations with a new mining and processing facility located in Kingfisher County, Okla.
The company is also pledging to purchase 18 wells in Kingfisher County, Oklahoma.
Drilling also is underway at Devon's Showboat project in Kingfisher County, which is the company's first multi-zone development in the STACK play.
If approved, the project will include construction of 200 miles of 30- or 36-inch pipeline from Kingfisher County, OK to Bennington, OK, the 20-mile, 24-inch Chisholm Lateral in Kingfisher, OK and three compressor stations.
The initial acquisition is comprised of approximately 53,000 acres in and around Kingfisher County, Oklahoma with approximately 3,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day of current production.
30, after a four-day trial, a jury in Kingfisher County ordered Stuteville to pay $150,000 in actual damages and $350,000 in punitive damages and added almost $1.27 million in punitive damages to the default judgments against Wright and The Underwriters Group.
Authorities say a truck driver was taken to a hospital after one storm moved through Kingfisher County. Although no serious storm injuries were reported.
Projects like the management of hay meadows to encourage the return of wildflowers and the return of otters to Kingfisher County Park were deemed to be highly successful.