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The population of Altus is approximately 21,550 (1998), 19813 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 9,133 (1990), 7627 (2010).

The amount of land area in Altus is 33.77 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.521 sq kilometers.
The distance from Altus to Washington DC is 1333 miles. The distance to the Oklahoma state capital is 119 miles. (as the crow flies)
Altus is positioned 34.64 degrees north of the equator and 99.31 degrees west of the prime meridian.

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Altus location: in the plains area of Oklahoma about 140 miles southwest of Oklahoma City.

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Climate & Weather

The weather in Altus is seasonal. Here is a weather page for Altus.
Altus average annual rainfall is 24 inches per year
Altus average annual snowfall is 8 inches per year.
Altus average temperature is 63.2 degrees F.
The average winter temperature is (January) 46 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is (July) 81 degrees F.
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Altus attractions:

Altus Air Force Base

Altus has a well maintained municipal airport with a runway length of 5,500 feet with lights. The nearest commercial airport is in nearby Lawton.

Museum of the Western Prairie
P.O. Box 574
Altus, OK 73522
Telephone: (580) 482-1044
Fax: (580) 482-0128

Quartz Mountain Resort Park - 17 miles north of Altus.
This 4,500-acre state park surrounds Lake Altus-Lugert with 49 miles of shoreline, an 18-hole golf course with pro shop, fishing, boating, children's playgrounds, paddle boats, canoes and miniature golf. RV hookups, campsites and 14 cabins are available year 'round.

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