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Welcome to Ardmore ...

The city of Ardmore is located in Carter County<1> (at the time of its founding, Ardmore was located in Indian Territory) and is the County Seat for Carter County.

When the people of Ardmore refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Ardmorite<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Ardmore has a population of 24,698 people<3> (see below for details).

Ardmore is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Ardmore: (580)

Websites for Ardmore ...

Official Website:   www.ardmorecity.com/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.ardmore.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Ardmore had an population of 24,698 people. This is an increase of 1.71% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.16% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ardmore had a population of 24,283 people (or 51.06% of the total population of Carter County). This makes Ardmore the county's most populous community.

The population of Ardmore represents 0.65% of the population of Oklahoma (which has 3,751,351 people), making it the state's 16th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 24,283 people, the population of Ardmore increased 2.41% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 23,711 people).

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

Communities Also Named Ardmore ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Ardmore - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, British Columbia, California, Georgia, Indiana, Maryland, Missouri, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee and Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Ardmore ...

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

  • Lone Grove [Carter County]
  • Davis [Garvin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Davis have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Davis
    • Davis [Garvin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Ardmore
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,896 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Davis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Davis<6>
  • Marietta [Love County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marietta have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marietta
    • Marietta [Love County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Ardmore
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,768 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marietta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marietta<6>
  • Wilson [Carter County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilson
    • Wilson [Carter County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Ardmore
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,695 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilson<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Dickson [Carter County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dickson have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dickson
      • Dickson [Carter County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Ardmore
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,248 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dickson
    • Mannsville [Johnston County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mannsville have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mannsville
      • Mannsville [Johnston County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Ardmore
      • Estimated population in 2019: 862 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mannsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mannsville<6>
    • Springer [Carter County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Springer have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springer
      • Springer [Carter County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Ardmore
      • Estimated population in 2019: 691 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springer
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springer<6>
    • Dougherty [Murray County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dougherty have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dougherty
      • Dougherty [Murray County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Ardmore
      • Estimated population in 2019: 222 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dougherty
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dougherty<6>
    • Gene Autry [Carter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gene Autry
      • Gene Autry [Carter County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Ardmore
      • Estimated population in 2019: 165 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gene Autry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gene Autry<6>
    • Brock [Carter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brock
      • Brock [Carter County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Ardmore
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brock

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 Ardmore. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ardmore.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ardmore. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Ardmore.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ardmore. Our list includes 22 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Ardmore.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ardmore ...

Looking for more information about Ardmore? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Ardmore, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ardmore.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Ardmore: www.ardmorecity.com/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Oklahoma's counties, including Carter, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Ardmore refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a city's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Ardmore may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ardmore.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ardmore - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Ardmore) 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 Ardmore. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ardmore

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ardmore. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1802, Longitude: -97.1430    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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