Rogers County

Rogers County, Oklahoma

219 S Missouri St
Claremore, OK 74017
Phone: (918) 341-2518
Fax: (918) 341-4529

In northeastern OK, east of Tulsa; organized Nov 16, 1907 from Cherokee lands. Name Origin: For Clement V. Rogers, member of the OK Constitutional Convention (1906-07) and father of the humorist Will Rogers (1879-1935)

Area (sq mi):: 711.44 (land 674.95; water 36.49) Population per square mile: 119.60
Population 2005: 80,757 State rank: 6 Population change: 2000-20005 14.30%; 1990-2000 28.00% Population 2000: 70,641 (White 79.00%; Black or African American 0.70%; Hispanic or Latino 1.80%; Asian 0.30%; Other 19.10%). Foreign born: 1.30%. Median age: 36.20
Income 2000: per capita $19,073; median household $44,471; Population below poverty level: 8.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $24,245-$24,703
Unemployment (2004): 4.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.40% Median travel time to work: 25.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 56.00%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Claremore County seat (16,994)

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    Emergency Management Director of Rogers County, Oklahoma, Scotty Stokes, told ( that at least four buildings and several barns and outbuildings had been damaged due to tornadoes.
    RISE Armament, manufacturer and supplier of AR firearms and components, has partnered with the Rogers County Sheriff's Office in Oklahoma to supply its officers with five RISE Watchman rifles.
    The office is located in Rogers County which has been designated as a dental health professional shortage area by the U.S.
    The month after she resigned from the Tulsa Police Department, Shelby was sworn in as a reserve deputy in Rogers County, northeast of Tulsa, Tulsa World reported.
    Rogers County Sheriff Scott Walton told that authorities "don't know if he knew whether that house was occupied or not, but he found out shortly after he entered it." Walton also added that Oquin was justified in her actions and reacted admirably.
    In May 2010, a Rogers County judge ruled that the trust violated the state Opening Meeting Act and improperly awarded a $2.1 million demolition contract to a Miami, Oklahoma, company.
    GARTH Brooks' ex-wife is recovering, after being kidnapped at gunpoint from her Rogers County, Oklahoma, home.
    Rogers County: 3 mi W of Inola, 1 specimen (MSB 113493).
    Austin says she first got involved in the drug courts while working as the drug court and community sentencing liaison in Rogers County, Okla.
    Even the $453 million Rogers County Bank in Claremore, which is owned by Helen Walton's brother, Frank Robson, is a competitor to Arvest in several Oklahoma cities.