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Rogers County, Oklahoma

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

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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    GARTH Brooks' ex-wife is recovering, after being kidnapped at gunpoint from her Rogers County, Oklahoma, home.
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