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Anadarko, Oklahoma

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Welcome to Anadarko ...

The city of Anadarko is located in Caddo County (at the time of its founding, Anadarko was located in Oklahoma Territory) and is the County Seat for Caddo County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Anadarko has a population of 6,761 people<1> (see below for details).

Anadarko is 1,170 feet [357 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Anadarko had a population of 6,762 people (or 22.84% of the total population of Caddo County). This makes Anadarko the county's most populous community.

The population of Anadarko represents 0.18% of the total population of Oklahoma (which has 3,751,351 people), making it the state's 59th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 6,762 people, the population of Anadarko increased 1.76% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 6,645 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Anadarko had an population of 6,761 people (or an increase of 1.75% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Anadarko ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Anadarko and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2016
Apache   [Map]   1,441   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Binger   [Map]   657   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Chickasha   [Map]   16,423   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Cyril   [Map]   1,054   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
East Ninnekah   [Map]   ---   E   18 miles [29 km]
Elgin   [Map]   3,008   S   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Anadarko ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Anadarko - it's located in Texas.

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

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 Anadarko. 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 Anadarko. 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 Anadarko. Our list includes 20 papers.

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

Websites for Anadarko ...

Official Website:   www.ci.anadarko.ok.us/
Chamber of Commerce:   www.anadarko.org/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Anadarko ...

Looking for more information about Anadarko? 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 Anadarko, 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 Anadarko.

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) Anadarko. 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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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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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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About Caddo County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Anadarko: www.ci.anadarko.ok.us/

The official website for State of Oklahoma: www.ok.gov/

Footnotes ...

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

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

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in Anadarko. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Anadarko) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Anadarko. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0650, Longitude: -98.2442     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Anadarko have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Anadarko.