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

The community of Hugo is the Seat for Choctaw County.

Choctaw County was founded in 1907.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Choctaw had a population of 14,872 people. This is a decrease of 3.06% since the last Census (which gave a population of 15,342 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Choctaw represented 0.44% of the total population of Oklahoma, making it the state's 44th most populous county (out of 77 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

YearPopulationChange
Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201015,205-0.89%+2.24% since 2009
200914,872-3.06% 
200814,885-2.98%-0.78% since 2007
200715,002-2.22% 
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200015,342The Last Census

More information can be found on the Choctaw County Census Page for Choctaw County.

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Below are some of the communities located in Choctaw County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Choctaw County):

Community 2009
Population
2000
Population
Change
(2009vs. 2000)
Hugo   5,3955,5362.55% decrease  
Boswell   6777033.7% decrease  
Fort Towson   5906113.44% decrease  
Soper   2913003% decrease  
Sawyer   2672742.55% decrease  

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Footnotes ...

<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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