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Welcome to Muldrow ...

The town of Muldrow is located in Sequoyah County<1> (at the time of its founding, Muldrow was located in Oklahoma Territory).


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


While we don't have a date for the founding of Muldrow, you might consider that their post office opened  in 1887.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Muldrow has a population of 3,275 people<3> (see below for details).

Muldrow is 500 feet [152 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Muldrow: (918) & (539)<5>

The ZIP code for Muldrow: 74948<6>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Muldrow had an population of 3,275 people. This is a decrease of 5.51% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.51% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Muldrow had a population of 3,466 people (which is 8.18% of the total population of Sequoyah County). This makes Muldrow the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Muldrow represents 0.09% of the total population of Oklahoma (which has 3,751,351 people), making it the state's 97th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,466 people, the population of Muldrow increased 11.66% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 3,104 people).

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

Communities Also Named Muldrow ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 2 communities that are also named Muldrow - they are located in Kansas and Mississippi.

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

Communities near Muldrow ...

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

  • Fort Smith
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the east)
  • Van Buren
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Van Buren have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Van Buren
    • Van Buren is located in Crawford County (AR)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,812 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Van Buren <7>
  • Sallisaw
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the west)
  • Barling
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barling
    • Barling is located in Sebastian County (AR)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,064 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Barling <7>
  • Pocola
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pocola have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pocola
    • Pocola is located in Le Flore County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,153 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pocola <7>
  • Roland
    (5 miles [8 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roland
    • Roland is located in Sequoyah County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,020 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roland <7>
  • Spiro
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spiro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spiro
    • Spiro is located in Le Flore County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,154 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spiro <7>
  • Arkoma
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the east)
  • Cedarville
    (18 miles [29 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedarville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedarville
    • Cedarville is located in Crawford County (AR)
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,409 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cedarville <7>
  • Panama
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Panama have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Panama
    • Panama is located in Le Flore County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,358 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Panama <7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Muldrow ...

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

Adding Muldrow to Our Gazetteer ...

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

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Muldrow was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<8>

From that list, the Muldrow post office opened in 1887.

We also found Muldrow on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Oklahoma (1911).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Muldrow.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Muldrow. 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 Sequoyah, 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 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 Muldrow.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Muldrow - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (539) is an overlay for area code (918).
<6>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Muldrow). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Muldrow or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>A copy of their list with background information can be found at:

      https://cblevins.github.io/us-post-offices/data-biography/









 

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