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Welcome to Duncan ...

The city of Duncan is located in Stephens County<1> (at the time of its founding, Duncan was located in Indian Territory) and is the County Seat for Stephens County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Duncan has a population of 22,378 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Duncan.

Duncan is 1,140 feet [347 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Duncan: (580)

Websites for Duncan ...

Official Website: www.cityofduncan.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Duncan had an population of 22,378 people. This is a decrease of 4.49% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.56% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Duncan had a population of 23,431 people (or 52.01% of the total population of Stephens County). This makes Duncan the county's most populous community.

The population of Duncan represents 0.62% of the total population of Oklahoma (which has 3,751,351 people), making it the state's 17th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 23,431 people, the population of Duncan increased 4.11% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 22,505 people).

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

Communities Also Named Duncan ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 40 communities that are also named Duncan - they are located in Alabama (2), Arizona, Arkansas, British Columbia, Colorado (2), Connecticut, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Michigan (2), Mississippi, Missouri (2), Montana (3), Nebraska, North Carolina (2), Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Quebec, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia (2), Washington, West Virginia and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Duncan ...

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

  • Marlow [Stephens County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marlow
    • Marlow [Stephens County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Duncan
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,417 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marlow
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marlow<5>
  • Comanche [Stephens County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Comanche
    • Comanche [Stephens County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Duncan
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,551 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Comanche have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Comanche
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Comanche<5>
  • Rush Springs [Grady County]
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    • Rush Springs [Grady County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Duncan
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,252 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rush Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rush Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rush Springs<5>
  • Bray [Stephens County]
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    • Bray [Stephens County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Duncan
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,178 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bray have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bray
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bray<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Central High [Stephens County]
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      • Central High [Stephens County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Duncan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,171 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Central High have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Central High
    • Empire City [Stephens County]
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      • Empire City [Stephens County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Duncan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 889 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Empire City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Empire City
    • Velma [Stephens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Velma
      • Velma [Stephens County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Duncan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 595 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Velma have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Velma
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Velma<5>
    • Loco [Stephens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loco
      • Loco [Stephens County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Duncan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 118 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loco have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loco
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loco<5>
    • Addington [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Addington
      • Addington [Jefferson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Duncan
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 106 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Addington have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Addington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Addington<5>
    • Meridian [Stephens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meridian
      • Meridian [Stephens County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Duncan
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meridian have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meridian

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Duncan. Our list includes 11 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Duncan.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Duncan ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Oklahoma

About Stephens County

About Oklahoma

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Duncan: www.cityofduncan.com/

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 Stephens, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Duncan.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Duncan - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Duncan) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Duncan. 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 DuncanOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Duncan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5049, Longitude: -97.9550    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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