Woodward County

Woodward County, Oklahoma

1600 Main St Suite 9
Woodward, OK 73801
Phone: (580) 256-8097
Fax: (580) 254-6840

In northwestern OK, west of Enid; organized as County "N" in 1893 from Indian lands; re-formed Nov 16, 1907. Name Origin: For the railroad station, itself named for Brinton W. Woodward, a director of the Santa Fe Railroad

Area (sq mi):: 1246.01 (land 1242.30; water 3.71) Population per square mile: 15.40
Population 2005: 19,088 State rank: 41 Population change: 2000-20005 3.30%; 1990-2000 -2.60% Population 2000: 18,486 (White 90.30%; Black or African American 1.10%; Hispanic or Latino 4.80%; Asian 0.50%; Other 6.20%). Foreign born: 2.50%. Median age: 37.40
Income 2000: per capita $16,734; median household $33,581; Population below poverty level: 12.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,877-$21,581
Unemployment (2004): 3.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.50% Median travel time to work: 19.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 9.60%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Woodward County seat (11,864)

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    References in periodicals archive ?
    As part of the training school, the Woodward County Prescribed Fire Association will be burning "black lines" south of the city.
    International Resource News-April 19, 2018--Canyon Midstream Partners II starts operations at new Woodward County gas processing facility
    M2 EQUITYBITES-April 19, 2018-Canyon Midstream begins operations at Redcliff Plant in Woodward County, Oklahoma
    A Woodward County sheriff's deputy at the time found Marlatt asleep in his running pickup truck on a country road.
    Canyon Midstream Partners II began construction of a natural gas-processing facility in Woodward County, OK and an extensive gas-gathering system in Woodward, Dewey, Blaine and Canadian counties, OK.
    A cave myotis, Myotis velifer, found with white crusty material on the skin, was submitted from Woodward County in western Oklahoma to the United States Geological Service National Wildlife Health Center (NWHC) to determine whether the white material was attributed to P.
    County Commissioner Earl Hauth, District 3, Woodward County, Oklahoma, faces the same problems as county commissioners throughout the county.
    brasiliensis as large maternity sites (Glass, 1958; Caire et al., 1989): Merrihew Cave in Woods County; Selman Bat Cave in Woodward County; Reed Cave in Greer County; Vickery Cave and Conner Cave (sometimes listed in the literature as Connor Cave) in Major County.
    Some of the exceptional fires include the Rhea Fire in Dewey County, the 34 Complex Fire in Woodward County and the Shaw Fire in Roger Mills County.