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

The community of Wilburton is the Seat for Latimer County.

Latimer County was founded in 1907.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Latimer had a population of 10,621 people. This is a decrease of 0.66% since the last Census (which gave a population of 10,692 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Latimer represented 0.31% of the total population of Oklahoma, making it the state's 57th 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.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201011,154+4.32%+5.02% since 2009
200910,621-0.66%+0.43% since 2008
200810,576-1.08%+1.28% since 2007
200010,692The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Wilburton   2,9032,9722.32% decrease  
Red Oak   5645812.93% decrease  
Fanshawe   3963843.13% increase  

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<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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