Okfuskee County

Okfuskee County, Oklahoma

PO Box 26
Okemah, OK 74859
Phone: (918) 623-0939
Fax: (918) 623-0635

In east-central OK, east of Oklahoma City; organized Nov 16, 1907 from Creek lands. Name Origin: For a Creek town in Cleburne County, AL, probably transferred by the Creek Indians; name possibly means 'point between streams' or 'promontory.'

Area (sq mi):: 628.91 (land 624.76; water 4.15) Population per square mile: 18.30
Population 2005: 11,434 State rank: 55 Population change: 2000-20005 -3.20%; 1990-2000 2.30% Population 2000: 11,814 (White 64.90%; Black or African American 10.40%; Hispanic or Latino 1.60%; Asian 0.10%; Other 24.10%). Foreign born: 1.70%. Median age: 38.60
Income 2000: per capita $12,746; median household $24,324; Population below poverty level: 23.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $15,119-$17,206
Unemployment (2004): 8.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 4.10% Median travel time to work: 27.10 minutes Working outside county of residence: 39.70%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The company said the JULIE number two is a direct-offset well to its JULIE number one located in Okfuskee County, which is producing both oil and gas from just one of its multiple pay-zones.
JULIE #2 is a direct-offset well to the company's JULIE #1 located in Okfuskee County, which is producing both oil and gas from just one of its multiple pay-zones.
24 May 2017 - Australia-based oil exploration and development company Mosman Oil and Gas Ltd.'s (AIM: MSMN) US subsidiary Mosman Texas LLC has executed a contract to acquire a 10% interest in the Arkoma Stacked Pay Project, located in Okfuskee County, Oklahoma, from Inland Oil and Gas Corp.
In July this year, Kevin appeared at Okfuskee County District Court, where he pleaded guilty to three counts of first degree murder.
The bundle of preserved wood eventually ended up at the Okfuskee County History Center.
Irving, TX, August 10, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Breitling Oil and Gas today announced that the Trinity #1, the first well it its Breitling-Trinity 3 Well Drilling Prospect in Okfuskee County, Oklahoma, is being completed as a possible oil and gas producer after reaching a total vertical depth of 3,753 feet.
* Okfuskee County MRC is still in the "learning stages," according the unit leaders but already touts 35 volunteers.
Charley was serving a term as District Court Clerk in Okfuskee County, an elected public office, and publishing his weekly anti-Socialist columns on the front page of the Okemah Ledger: "Free Love the Fixed Aim of Socialism," "Socialism Seeks to Destroy Christianity," "Socialism Urges Negro Equality." Charley wasn't the only Oklahoma Democrat publishing such articles.
(OTC: BAYP) has signed a letter of intent to acquire the two well, 160 acre, Cook lease in Okfuskee County, Oklahoma from J.L.