Pushmataha County

Pushmataha County, Oklahoma

304 SW 'B' St
Antlers, OK 74523
Phone: (580) 298-2512
Fax: (580) 298-5299

In southeastern OK, southeast of McAlester; organized Nov 16, 1907 from Indian lands. Name Origin: For the Pushmataha district of the Choctaw Nation, named for the noted Choctaw chief (c.1765-1824) who served with Andrew Jackson (1767-1845) and is buried in the Congressional Cemetery. The name may mean 'ready to be a sapling,' ie., now grown to be a young man; or 'qualified sapling,' indicating a rank to which he belonged

Area (sq mi):: 1422.78 (land 1397.31; water 25.47) Population per square mile: 8.40
Population 2005: 11,693 State rank: 53 Population change: 2000-20005 0.20%; 1990-2000 6.10% Population 2000: 11,667 (White 77.10%; Black or African American 0.80%; Hispanic or Latino 1.60%; Asian 0.10%; Other 21.20%). Foreign born: 0.50%. Median age: 40.10
Income 2000: per capita $12,864; median household $22,127; Population below poverty level: 23.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $15,415-$18,528
Unemployment (2004): 6.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.40% Median travel time to work: 26.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 26.90%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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at the Pushmataha County Commissioners Office in Antlers.
The company said that the case was filed by one of the guarantors of a defaulted loan in the rural Pushmataha County and also that the Bank's counsel has advised that there are several legal errors leading to the verdict and it will immediately appeal.
4m jury verdict dated August 24, 2011, in Antlers, Oklahoma in rural Pushmataha County, in a case filed by one of the guarantors of a defaulted loan.
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Some live on Pushmataha Wildlife Management Area in Pushmataha County in southeastern Oklahoma and on Cookson WMA in Cherokee County in the northeastern part of the state.