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Encyclopedia > Blaine County, Oklahoma

Blaine County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. As of 2000, the population is 11,976. Its county seat is Watonga6. Easily the most famous person to come from Blaine County was Clarence Nash, born in 1904 and died in 1985. Although Mr. Nash's name may not be well known, his voice is one of animation's most recognizable voices ever. Walt Disney hired to be the voice of Donald Duck in the 1930s. Mr. Nash provided the voice of Donald Duck exclusively for over 50 years. Originally, a county was the land under the jurisdiction of a count (in Great Britain, an earl, though the original earldoms covered larger areas) by reason of that office. ... A U.S. state is any one of the 50 states (four of which officially favor the term commonwealth) which, together with the District of Columbia, form the United States of America. ... Oklahoma is a South Central state of the United States (with strong midwestern and western influences) and its U.S. postal abbreviation is OK; others abbreviate the states name Okla. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... A county seat is a town which is the capital of a county. ... Watonga is a city located in Blaine County, Oklahoma. ... The following is a list of sources used in the creation of Wikipedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ... Clarence Ducky Nash (December 7, 1904 _ February 20, 1985) was an American voice actor, best known for providing the voice of Donald Duck for Walt Disney Studios. ... Walt Disney - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Donald Duck Donald Duck is an animated cartoon and comic book character best known for his cartoons from Walt Disney Studios. ...

Location of Watonga, Oklahoma

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Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,432 km² (939 mi²). 2,405 km² (928 mi²) of it is land and 27 km² (10 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 1.11% water. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... This article is about the unit of measure. ...


Adjacent counties

Major County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Kingfisher County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Canadian County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Caddo County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Custer County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Dewey County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ...

Demographics

As of the census2 of 2000, there are 11,976 people, 4,159 households, and 2,865 families residing in the county. The population density is 5/km² (13/mi²). There are 5,208 housing units at an average density of 2/km² (6/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 76.29% White, 6.65% Black or African American, 8.70% Native American, 0.71% Asian, 0.81% Pacific Islander, 2.86% from other races, and 3.97% from two or more races. 6.62% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... The following is a list of sources used in the creation of Wikipedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... Race (U.S. Census) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Race (U.S. Census) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Race (U.S. Census) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Race (U.S. Census) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Race (U.S. Census) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Race (U.S. Census) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Race (U.S. Census) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Race (U.S. Census) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Race (U.S. Census) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ...


There are 4,159 households out of which 30.80% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.20% are married couples living together, 8.60% have a female householder with no husband present, and 31.10% are non-families. 29.00% of all households are made up of individuals and 15.50% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.50 and the average family size is 3.08. Marriage is a relationship and bond between individuals that plays a key role in the definition of many families. ...


In the county, the population is spread out with 24.00% under the age of 18, 9.10% from 18 to 24, 28.60% from 25 to 44, 21.40% from 45 to 64, and 16.80% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 38 years. For every 100 females there are 119.30 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 125.00 males.


The median income for a household in the county is $28,356, and the median income for a family is $34,565. Males have a median income of $26,284 versus $18,619 for females. The per capita income for the county is $13,546. 16.90% of the population and 12.80% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 22.20% of those under the age of 18 and 13.20% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line. The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the number of people. ... The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


Cities and towns

Canton is a town located in Blaine County, Oklahoma. ... Geary is a city located in Oklahoma. ... Greenfield is a town located in Blaine County, Oklahoma. ... Hitchcock is a town located in Blaine County, Oklahoma. ... Hydro is a town located in Caddo County, Oklahoma. ... Longdale is a town located in Blaine County, Oklahoma. ... Okeene is a town located in Blaine County, Oklahoma. ... Watonga is a city located in Blaine County, Oklahoma. ...

NRHP sites

The following sites in Blaine County are listed on the National Register of Historic Places: The National Register of Historic Places is the USAs official list of districts, sites, buildings, structures, and objects worthy of preservation. ...

  • Blaine County Courthouse, Watonga
  • Cantonment, Canton
  • Jesse Chisholm Grave Site, Geary
  • Cronkhite Ranch House, Watonga
  • Thompson Benton Ferguson House, Watonga
  • Gillespie Building, Geary
  • Noble Hotel, Watonga
  • Okeene Flour Mill, Okeene
  • Old Plant Office Building, U.S. Gypsum Co., Southard
  • Old Salt Works, Southard
  • Public Water Trough, Geary
  • Shinn Family Barn, Okeene
  • Sooner Co-op Association Elevator (West), Okeene
  • J. H. Wagner House, Watonga
  • Watonga Armory, Watonga


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Capital Oklahoma City
Regions Arklatex - Cherokee Outlet - Green Country - Little Dixie - Panhandle
Largest Cities Broken Arrow - Edmond - Enid - Lawton - Midwest City - Moore - Norman - Stillwater - Tulsa
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Counties

Adair - Alfalfa - Atoka - Beaver - Beckham - Blaine - Bryan - Caddo - Canadian - Carter - Cherokee - Choctaw - Cimarron - Cleveland - Coal - Comanche - Cotton - Craig - Creek - Custer - Delaware - Dewey - Ellis - Garfield - Garvin - Grady - Grant - Greer - Harmon - Harper - Haskell - Hughes - Jackson - Jefferson - Johnston - Kay - Kingfisher - Kiowa - Latimer - Le Flore - Lincoln - Logan - Love - Major - Marshall - Mayes - McClain - McCurtain - McIntosh - Murray - Muskogee - Noble - Nowata - Okfuskee - Oklahoma - Okmulgee - Osage - Ottawa - Pawnee - Payne - Pittsburg - Pontotoc - Pottawatomie - Pushmataha - Roger Mills - Rogers - Seminole - Sequoyah - Stephens - Texas - Tillman - Tulsa - Wagoner - Washington - Washita - Woods - Woodward This is a list of U.S. state capitals: See also List of current and former capital cities within the United States List of capitals of subnational entities Categories: U.S. states | U.S. state capitals | Lists of cities in the United States ... Downtown Oklahoma City The State Capitol of Oklahoma Oklahoma City is the capital and largest city of the state of Oklahoma in the United States of America. ... This list of regions of the United States includes official (governmental) and non-official areas within the borders of the United States, not including U.S. states, the federal district of Washington, D.C. or standard subentities such as cities or counties. ... Ark-La-Tex - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Alternate meaning: Cherokee Strip, Kansas United States. ... Located in Northeast Oklahoma, Green Country is an area of the state with a relatively high amount of foliage as opposed to Central and Westernern Oklahoma. ... Little Dixie Little Dixie is the name given to the region in southeastern Oklahoma heavily settled by Southerners displaced by Reconstruction following the American Civil War. ... The Oklahoma Panhandle is the region of the state of Oklahoma comprised of the three northwestern counties; Cimarron County, Texas County, and Beaver County. ... Broken Arrow is a city located in northeastern Oklahoma. ... Edmond is a rapidly growing suburban city located in Oklahoma County, Oklahoma in the central part of the state. ... Enid is a city located in Garfield County, Oklahoma. ... Lawton is a city located in Comanche County, Oklahoma. ... Midwest City is a major city located in Oklahoma County, Oklahoma. ... Moore is a rapidly growing suburb located in Cleveland County, Oklahoma and is part of the Oklahoma City Metropolitan Area. ... Bizzel Library, University of Oklahoma Norman is a major city located in Cleveland County, Oklahoma and is part of the Oklahoma City Metropolitan Area. ... Stillwater is a city located in Payne County, Oklahoma. ... Tulsa is the second-largest city in Oklahoma, USA. As of the revised 2004 census report, the city had a total population of 387,807, with 930,842 in the greater metro area. ... Oklahoma state seal Source http://usa. ... List of Oklahoma counties and county seats: Adair County : Stilwell Alfalfa County : Cherokee Atoka County : Atoka Beaver County : Beaver Beckham County : Sayre Blaine County : Watonga Bryan County : Durant Caddo County : Anadarko Canadian County : El Reno Carter County : Ardmore Cherokee County : Tahlequah Choctaw County : Hugo Cimarron County : Boise City Cleveland County... Adair County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Alfalfa County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Atoka County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Beaver County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Beckham County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Bryan County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Caddo County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Carter County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Cherokee County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Choctaw County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Cimarron County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Cleveland County is a county in the state of Oklahoma. ... Coal County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Comanche County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Cotton County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Craig County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Creek County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Custer County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Delaware County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Dewey County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Ellis County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Garfield County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Garvin County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Grady County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Grant County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Greer County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Harmon County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Harper County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Haskell County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Hughes County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Jackson County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Jefferson County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Johnston County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Kay County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Kingfisher County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Kiowa County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Latimer County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Le Flore County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Lincoln County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Logan County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Love County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Major County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Marshall County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Mayes County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... McClain County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... McCurtain County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... McIntosh County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Murray County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Muskogee County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Noble County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Nowata County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Okfuskee County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Oklahoma County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Okmulgee County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Osage County is the largest county in the state of Oklahoma. ... Ottawa County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Pawnee County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Payne County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Pittsburg County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Pontotoc County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Pottawatomie County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Pushmataha County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Roger Mills County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Rogers County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Seminole County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Sequoyah County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Stephens County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Texas County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Tillman County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Tulsa County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Wagoner County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Washington County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Washita County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Woods County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ... Woodward County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. ...



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Blaine County Courthouse, Blaine County, Watonga, Oklahoma (681 words)
Information is available through the county extension office on new developments and improvements in agricultural practices and management, local government, small business and community development, family resource management, and youth programs.
County extension agents and cooperative extension area and state specialists are available to assist rural residents, businesses, and local governments through direct consultations, demonstrations, short courses, meetings, and mass media.
Representatives from the county council serve on a district Council.
Blaine County, Oklahoma - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (459 words)
Blaine County is a county located in the U.S. state of Oklahoma.
Blaine County is the birthplace of voice actor Clarence Nash, the voice of Donald Duck
In the county, the population was spread out with 24.00% under the age of 18, 9.10% from 18 to 24, 28.60% from 25 to 44, 21.40% from 45 to 64, and 16.80% who were 65 years of age or older.
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