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Adel, Oklahoma

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Welcome to Adel ...

Adel is located in Pushmataha County<1>.

The location of Adel has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Adel is 710 feet [216 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Adel lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Adding Adel to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Adel in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Adel was on a map titled Map of Oklahoma (from Rand McNally, 1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Adel on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Adel ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Adel - they are located in Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Missouri, Montana, Oregon and Texas.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Adel.

Communities near Adel ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Adel.

  • Hartshorne [Pittsburg County]
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    • Hartshorne [Pittsburg County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Adel
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,945 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartshorne
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartshorne<5>
  • Clayton [Pushmataha County]
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    • Clayton [Pushmataha County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Adel
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 776 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clayton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clayton<5>
  • Haileyville [Pittsburg County]
  • Pittsburg [Pittsburg County]
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    • Pittsburg [Pittsburg County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Adel
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 197 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pittsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pittsburg<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Daisy [Atoka County]
    • Arch [Pittsburg County]
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      • Arch [Pittsburg County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Adel
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arch
    • Blanco [Pittsburg County]
    • Snow [Pushmataha County]
    • Moyers [Pushmataha County]
    • Finley [Pushmataha County]

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Adel. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Adel.

We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Adel. See our Newspapers Page for Adel.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adel ...

Looking for more information about Adel? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Adel, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Adel.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Oklahoma's counties, including Pushmataha, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Adel - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Adel) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adel. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5793, Longitude: -95.5944       In this case, the coordinates for Adel have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






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