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Welcome to Atwood ...

The town of Atwood is located in Hughes County<1>.

The location of Atwood has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Atwood has a population of 69 people<3> (see below for details).

Atwood is 790 feet [241 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Atwood had an population of 69 people. This is a decrease of 6.76% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 38.94% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Atwood had a population of 74 people. This makes Atwood the county's 12th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 74 people, the population of Atwood decreased 34.51% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 113 people).

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

Communities Also Named Atwood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 26 communities that are also named Atwood - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Atwood ...

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

  • Holdenville [Hughes County]
  • Wewoka [Seminole County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wewoka have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wewoka
    • Wewoka [Seminole County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Atwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,224 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wewoka
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wewoka<6>
  • Byng [Pontotoc County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Byng have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Byng
    • Byng [Pontotoc County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Atwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,198 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Byng
  • Allen [Hughes County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Allen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Allen
    • Allen [Hughes County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Atwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 926 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Allen<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Francis [Pontotoc County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Francis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Francis
      • Francis [Pontotoc County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Atwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 320 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Francis
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Francis<6>
    • Calvin [Hughes County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Calvin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calvin
      • Calvin [Hughes County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the east of Atwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 275 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calvin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Calvin<6>
    • Spaulding [Hughes County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spaulding have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spaulding
      • Spaulding [Hughes County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Atwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 173 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spaulding
    • Stuart [Hughes County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stuart
      • Stuart [Hughes County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Atwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 166 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stuart
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stuart<6>
    • Lamar [Hughes County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lamar have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lamar
      • Lamar [Hughes County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Atwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 150 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lamar
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lamar<6>
    • Sasakwa [Seminole County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sasakwa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sasakwa
      • Sasakwa [Seminole County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Atwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 137 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sasakwa
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sasakwa<6>

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

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Atwood. 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 Atwood.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Atwood. See our Newspapers Page for Atwood.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atwood ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Hughes, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Atwood.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Atwood - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Atwood) 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 Atwood. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Atwood

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9541, Longitude: -96.3389       In this case, the coordinates for Atwood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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