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Welcome to Amber ...

The town of Amber is located in Grady County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Amber has a population of 454 people<1> (see below for details).

Amber is 1,250 feet [381 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The ZIP code for Amber: 73004<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Amber had a population of 419 people. This makes Amber the county's 9th most populous community.

The population of Amber represents 0.01% of the total population of Oklahoma (which has 3,751,351 people), making it the state's 346th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 419 people, the population of Amber decreased 14.49% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 490 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Amber had an population of 454 people. This is an increase of 8.35% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.35% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Amber.

Communities near Amber ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Amber and not the distance if you drove it.<4>.

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Blanchard   [Map]   8,463   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Chickasha   [Map]   16,423   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Dibble   [Map]   839   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
East Ninnekah   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Minco   [Map]   1,646   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Mustang   [Map]   20,792   NE   18 miles [29 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Amber.

Communities Also Named Amber ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Amber - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Iowa, Kansas, Manitoba, Michigan, Nevada, New York, Ontario and Washington.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Amber. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Amber. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Amber.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Amber:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amber ...

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

In addition to the Tourism page for Amber, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Amber.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Amber. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Amber.

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

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Amber). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Amber or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Amber. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Amber) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Amber. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Amber

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amber. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1602, Longitude: -97.8818     [Map].

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Amber.