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Welcome to Oil City ...

Oil City is located in Stephens County<1>.

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

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

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

Oil City is within the (580) area code.

Communities Also Named Oil City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Oklahoma communities named Oil City: This one is located in Stephens County and the other is located in Carter County.

Beyond Oklahoma, there are 18 communities that are also named Oil City - they are located in Alberta, California, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Texas, Washington, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Oil City ...

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

  • Lawton [Comanche County]
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    • Lawton [Comanche County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Oil City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 93,164 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lawton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lawton<5>
  • Duncan [Stephens County]
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    • Duncan [Stephens County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Oil City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,259 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duncan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Duncan<5>
  • Marlow [Stephens County]
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    • Marlow [Stephens County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Oil City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,417 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marlow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marlow
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marlow<5>
  • Walters [Cotton County]
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    • Walters [Cotton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Oil City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,357 people
    • Former name for Walters:
    • Walter
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walters<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Comanche [Stephens County]
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      • Comanche [Stephens County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Oil City
      • 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.
      • 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 Oil City
      • 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.<2> 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>
    • Geronimo [Comanche County]
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      • Geronimo [Comanche County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Oil City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,225 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Geronimo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Geronimo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Geronimo<5>
    • Bray [Stephens County]
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      • Bray [Stephens County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Oil City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,178 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bray have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bray
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bray<5>
    • Central High [Stephens County]
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      • Central High [Stephens County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Oil City
      • 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.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Central High
    • Temple [Cotton County]
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      • Temple [Cotton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Oil City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 915 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Temple
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Temple<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oil City ...

Looking for more information about Oil City? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Oil City, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Oil City.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Oil City. 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Oil City - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Oil City) 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 Oil City. 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 Oil CityOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oil City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5231, Longitude: -98.0731       In this case, the coordinates for Oil City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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