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

The community of Fairview is the Seat for Major County.

Major County was founded in 1909.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Major had a population of 7,189 people. This is a decrease of 4.72% since the last Census (which gave a population of 7,545 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Major represented 0.22% of the total population of Oklahoma, making it the state's 64th 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
20107,527-0.24%+4.7% since 2009
20097,189-4.72%+0.8% since 2008
20087,132-5.47%-0.72% since 2007
20007,545The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Fairview   2,5512,7336.66% decrease  
Ringwood   4114243.07% decrease  
Cleo Springs   3003267.98% decrease  
Ames   1911994.02% decrease  
Meno   1871954.1% 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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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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