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 company will spend about $275 million in 201, of which up to $155 million is dedicated to drilling and hydraulic fracturing of wells and about $55 million to purchase its previously announced 7,000-acre leasehold in Kingfisher County.
The company is also pledging to purchase 18 wells in Kingfisher County, Oklahoma.
8 December 2017 - California, US-based oil and gas production company Western Global Oil has pledged to purchase 18 Oklahoma, US-based wells in Kingfisher County, the company said.
Target: 18 Oklahoma, US-based wells in Kingfisher County
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.
Alta Mesa's highly contiguous core acreage position in Northeast Kingfisher County has among the lowest breakevens in the U.
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.
Authorities say a truck driver was taken to a hospital after one storm moved through Kingfisher County.
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.
LIGHTNING strikes in Marshall, Oklahoma, during a storm which produced several tonadoes and destroyed three barns at a pig farm near Lacey in Kingfisher County.