Major County

Major County, Oklahoma

500 E Broadway
Fairview, OK 73737
Phone: (580) 227-4732
Fax: (580) 227-2736

In north-central OK, west of Enid; organized Nov 16, 1907 from Woods County. Name Origin: For John C. Major, member of the OK Constitutional Convention (1906-07)

Area (sq mi):: 957.87 (land 956.76; water 1.11) Population per square mile: 7.70
Population 2005: 7,364 State rank: 64 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.40%; 1990-2000 -6.30% Population 2000: 7,545 (White 93.80%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 4.00%; Asian 0.10%; Other 4.70%). Foreign born: 2.10%. Median age: 41.60
Income 2000: per capita $17,272; median household $30,949; Population below poverty level: 12.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,386-$23,862
Unemployment (2004): 3.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.40% Median travel time to work: 20.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 28.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Counties USA: A Directory of United States Counties, 3rd Edition. © 2006 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
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It sits on a major county roadway in a neighborhood of restaurants, stores and banks, making it a natural fit for retail.
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Speaking at a joint conference of the Major County Sheriff's Association and Major Cities Chiefs Association in Washington, D.C., Trump said law enforcement officials on the ground in communities know the identities of the undocumented immigrants who repeatedly commit crimes in their jurisdictions. 
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