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Arapaho, Oklahoma

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Welcome to Arapaho ...

The town of Arapaho is located in Custer County and is the County Seat for Custer County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Arapaho has a population of 812 people<1> (see below for details).

Arapaho is 1,650 feet [503 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Arapaho lies within the (580) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Arapaho had a population of 796 people. This makes Arapaho the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Arapaho represents 0.02% of the total population of Oklahoma (which has 3,751,351 people), making it the state's 258th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 796 people, the population of Arapaho increased 6.42% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 748 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Arapaho had an population of 812 people. This is an increase of 2.01% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.56% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Arapaho ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Arapaho and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2016
Bessie   [Map]   179   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Burns Flat   [Map]   2,008   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Butler   [Map]   300   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Clinton   [Map]   9,393   S   5 miles [8 km]
Corn   [Map]   499   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Custer City   [Map]   392   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]

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

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 Arapaho. 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 Arapaho. 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 Arapaho. Our list includes 5 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arapaho ...

Looking for more information about Arapaho? 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 Arapaho, 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 Arapaho.

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) Arapaho. 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.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

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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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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 Arapaho.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arapaho - 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' distance beginning in Arapaho. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Arapaho) 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 Arapaho. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Arapaho

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arapaho. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5779, Longitude: -98.9594     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Arapaho 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 Arapaho.