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Welcome to Gage ...

The town of Gage is located in Ellis County<1>.

The location of Gage has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Gage has a population of 409 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Gage is 2,130 feet [649 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Gage is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

The area code for Gage: (580)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Gage had an population of 409 people. This is a decrease of 7.47% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.66% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Gage had a population of 442 people (which is 10.65% of the total population of Ellis County). This makes Gage the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Gage represents 0.01% of the population of Oklahoma (which has 3,751,351 people), making it the state's 333rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 442 people, the population of Gage increased 3.03% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 429 people).

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

Communities Also Named Gage ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Oklahoma communities named Gage: This one is located in Ellis County and the other is located in Woodward County.

Beyond Oklahoma, there are 15 communities that are also named Gage - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, California, Kentucky, Missouri, Montana, New Mexico (2), New York, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Texas and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Gage ...

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

  • Shattuck (7 miles [11.3 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shattuck
    • Shattuck lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Gage and is located in Ellis County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,245 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shattuck
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shattuck<6>
  • Arnett (12 miles [19.3 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arnett
    • Arnett lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Gage and is located in Ellis County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 478 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arnett
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arnett<6>
  • Fargo (8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fargo
    • Fargo lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Gage and is located in Ellis County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 341 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fargo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fargo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fargo<6>
  • Catesby (16 miles [25.7 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Catesby
    • Catesby lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Gage and is located in Ellis County
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Catesby
  • Fort Supply (20 miles [32.2 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Supply
    • Fort Supply lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the northeast of Gage and is located in Woodward County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 309 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Supply
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Supply<6>
  • May (20 miles [32.2 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for May
    • May lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the north of Gage and is located in Harper County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 39 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on May
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for May<6>
  • Higgins (20 miles [32.2 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Higgins
    • Higgins lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<5> to the southwest of Gage and is located in Lipscomb County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 378 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Higgins
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Higgins<6>
  • Woodward (21 miles [33.8 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodward
    • Woodward lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<5> to the east of Gage and is located in Woodward County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,876 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodward
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodward<6>
  • Follett (22 miles [35.4 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Follett
    • Follett lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<5> to the west of Gage and is located in Lipscomb County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 424 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Follett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Follett
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Follett<6>
  • Sharon (23 miles [37 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sharon
    • Sharon lies 23 miles [37 km]<5> to the east of Gage and is located in Woodward County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 131 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sharon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sharon<6>

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Gage. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Gage.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gage ...

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

Adding Gage to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Gage in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Gage was on a map titled Map of Oklahoma (from Rand McNally, 1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Gage on our Genealogy Page.

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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 Ellis, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Gage.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gage - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Gage) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Gage. 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 GageOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gage. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.3181, Longitude: -99.7578       In this case, the coordinates for Gage have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 

 

 


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