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Welcome to Loco ...

The town of Loco is located in Stephens County<1> (at the time of its founding, Loco was located in Indian Territory).

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Loco has a population of 119 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Loco is 960 feet [293 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Loco is within the (580) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Loco had an population of 119 people. This is a decrease of 2.46% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 20.67% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Loco had a population of 122 people. This makes Loco the county's 8th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 122 people, the population of Loco decreased 18.67% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 150 people).

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

Communities Also Named Loco ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Loco - they are located in Georgia, Indiana, Kansas (3), Louisiana, North Carolina, Tennessee and Texas.

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

Communities near Loco ...

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

  • Duncan [Stephens County]
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    • Duncan [Stephens County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Loco
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,259 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duncan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Duncan<6>
  • Healdton [Carter County]
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    • Healdton [Carter County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Loco
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,693 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Healdton<6>
  • Wilson [Carter County]
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    • Wilson [Carter County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Loco
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,707 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilson<6>
  • Comanche [Stephens County]
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    • Comanche [Stephens County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Loco
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,551 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Comanche have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Comanche<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ringling [Jefferson County]
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      • Ringling [Jefferson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Loco
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 945 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ringling have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ringling<6>
    • Velma [Stephens County]
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      • Velma [Stephens County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Loco
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 595 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Velma have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Velma
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Velma<6>
    • Cornish [Jefferson County]
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      • Cornish [Jefferson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Loco
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 154 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cornish have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cornish
    • Tatums [Carter County]
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      • Tatums [Carter County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Loco
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 149 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tatums have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tatums
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tatums<6>
    • Ratliff City [Carter County]
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      • Ratliff City [Carter County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Loco
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 117 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ratliff City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ratliff City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ratliff City<6>
    • Addington [Jefferson County]
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      • Addington [Jefferson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Loco
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 106 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Addington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Addington<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 Loco. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Loco.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Loco. See our Newspapers Page for Loco.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Loco ...

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

Adding Loco to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Loco 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 Loco was on a map titled Map of Oklahoma (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Loco. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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>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 Loco.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Loco - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Loco) 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 Loco. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from LocoOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Loco. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3295, Longitude: -97.6807       In this case, the coordinates for Loco 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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