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

The community of Tulsa is the Seat for Tulsa County.

Tulsa County was founded in 1907.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Tulsa had a population of 601,961 people. This is an increase of 6.86% since the last Census (which gave a population of 563,299 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Tulsa represented 16.32% of the total population of Oklahoma, making it the state's 2nd 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
2010603,403+7.12%+0.24% since 2009
2009601,961+6.86%+1.61% since 2008
2008592,406+5.17%+1.2% since 2007
2000563,299The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Broken Arrow   94,99674,85926.9% increase  
Bixby   21,43313,33660.7% increase  
Jenks   16,1439,55768.9% increase  
Glenpool   10,3568,12327.49% increase  
Sperry   1,29098131.5% increase  

Websites for Tulsa County

Official Website:   www.tulsacounty.org/

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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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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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