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Located in: Le Flore County (see below)

Time Zone: Big Cedar lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)

Telephone Area Codes: (539)<1>, (918)

Elevation: 870 feet [265.18 m] above sea level<2>

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<3>

Lat:   34°38'45" N   (or 34.65° N)
Lon:   -94°38'55" W   (or -94.65° W)

Name of USGS Topo Map:<4>   Big Cedar

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Big Cedar

GNIS ID:   1101279
FIPS State / Place Code:   40 / 05930

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About Le Flore County

The community of Poteau is the County Seat for Le Flore County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Le Flore)

Population

2012:<5>     49,873   (1.01% decrease since 2010)  
2010:     50,384   (4.73% increase since 2000)
2000:     48,109

Total Area:<6>   1,608 sq. miles [4,166.1 km²]   - of which 1.2% is water (19.31 sq. miles [50 km²])

Housing Units:<7>   21,448

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Le Flore

GNIS ID:   1101827
FIPS State / County Code:   40 / 079

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About Oklahoma

From the US Census

Population

2012:     3,814,820   (1.69% increase since 2010)  
2010:     3,751,351   (8.71% increase since 2000)
2000:     3,450,654

Websites for State of Oklahoma

Official Website:   www.ok.gov
Tourism:   www.travelok.com
Parks:   www.touroklahoma.com/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Oklahoma

GNIS ID:   1102857
FIPS State:   40

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Big Cedar)

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The Panormaio photo collection might have pictures for the area around Big Cedar:

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Looking for information about genealogy? We recommend a visit to these websites when searching in and around the area of Big Cedar and Le Flore County:

Cyndi's List for the State of Oklahoma,
        for Le Flore County
 
Family Search for the State of Oklahoma,
        for Le Flore County
 
USGenWeb for the State of Oklahoma

We have a longer, more detailed list of websites on our Genealogy Helper Page for Big Cedar.






Footnotes ...

<1>Area code (539) is an overlay for area code (918). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Big Cedar.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Big Cedar - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Big Cedar, rather it may be a prominent feature such as the location of City Hall, the main Post Office, an airport, the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<4>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Big Cedar.

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<5>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2012.

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<6>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Big Cedar. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<7>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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