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The population of Okemah is approximately 3,085 (1990), 3223 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 1,528 (1990), 1269 (2010).

The amount of land area in Okemah is 6.724 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.18 sq kilometers.
The distance from Okemah to Washington DC is 1119 miles. The distance to the Oklahoma state capital is 68 miles. (as the crow flies)
Okemah is positioned 35.42 degrees north of the equator and 96.29 degrees west of the prime meridian.

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Okemah location: about 72 miles east of Oklahoma City on I-40

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Climate & Weather

Okemah average annual rainfall is 40 inches per year
Okemah average annual snowfall is 8 inches per year.
The average winter temperature is 47 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 81 degrees F.
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Okemah history:

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Named for a Kickapoo Indian Chief, the Indian chief came to town in March and built a bark home there to wait until the opening of the town on 22 april 1902. The name means "things up high," in the Kickapoo language. Since the town was named for Chief Okemah, it meant the town was to look up to and live up to the name of the old chief. The town was platted in March of 1902, in April the grand opening was held, The town was incorporated in 1903.
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Okemah is the home of Woody Guthrie

Okemah Pioneer Days Celebration
held each year in April
For more information concerning Pioneer Day, call 918-623-2440.

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Scenic Lake Eufaula is only 30 miles away from Okemah. Lake Okemah is a 1,200-acre lake and is one of Oklahoma's top fishing lakes

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