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Atoka, Oklahoma

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Welcome to Atoka ...

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Atoka has a population of 3,131 people<1> (see below for details).

Atoka is 550 feet [168 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Atoka: (580)

The ZIP code for Atoka: 74525<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Atoka had a population of 3,107 people (or 21.91% of the total population of Atoka County). This makes Atoka the county's most populous community.

The population of Atoka represents 0.08% of the population of Oklahoma (which has 3,751,351 people), making it the state's 107th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,107 people, the population of Atoka increased 3.98% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,988 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Atoka had an population of 3,131 people. This is an increase of 0.77% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.79% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Atoka ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Coalgate   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the Northwest (NW) of Atoka

Located in Coal County

Caddo   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Atoka

Located in Bryan County

Wapanucka   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of Atoka

Located in Johnston County

Stringtown   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Atoka

Lehigh   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Atoka

Located in Coal County

Tushka   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Atoka

Caney   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Atoka

Phillips   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Atoka

Located in Coal County

Centrahoma   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Atoka

Located in Coal County

Wardville   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Atoka

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

Communities Also Named Atoka ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Atoka - they are located in Kentucky, Missouri, New Mexico, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Atoka. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Atoka. Our list includes 20 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atoka ...

Looking for more information about Atoka? 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 Atoka, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Atoka.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Atoka. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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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 Atoka.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atoka. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3861, Longitude: -96.1282     [Map].

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