Tahlequah Cherokee County, Oklahoma

Tahlequah: City in Oklahoma

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Location of Tahlequah on Oklahoma map.

About

Tahlequah is a city located in the county of Cherokee in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. Its population at the 2010 census was 15,753 and a population density of 486 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 16,819 inhabitants.

The city was created 183 years ago in 1837.

Geography

Tahlequah is located at 35°54'55"N 94°58'12"W (35.9153700, -94.9699600).

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Tahlequah Oklahoma
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Tahlequah Quick Facts

Population : 16,819 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Oklahoma (United States)
County : Cherokee County
Postal code : 74464–74465
Area : 32.43 km2
Altitude : 797 feet / 243 meters
Capital city : Tahlequah is capital of Cherokee County
Establishment : January 01, 1838 (183 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 00:43:50 (31st July 2021)
Density : 519 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 6.34% (2010-2019)

Demographics

The population of Tahlequah increased by 6.34% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 15,753 - census
2011 15,994 1.51% estimation process
2012 16,231 1.46% estimation process
2013 16,201 -0.19% estimation process
2014 16,368 1.02% estimation process
2015 16,456 0.53% estimation process
2016 16,628 1.03% estimation process
2017 16,727 0.59% estimation process
2018 16,704 -0.14% estimation process
2019 16,819 0.68% estimation process

Tahlequah zip code is 74464. County name: Cherokee, County fips: 40021

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People born in Tahlequah (37)

People born in Tahlequah, including actor Wes Studi, actor Chaske Spencer, curator Marion True, you can see a list of people who born in Tahlequah.

Schools

College & universities near Tahlequah

Code Name City ZIP
207263 Northeastern State University Tahlequah (OK) 74464-2399
207272 Beauty Technical College Inc Tahlequah (OK) 74465
418296 Indian Capital Technology Center-Muskogee Muskogee (OK) 74403-1889
206817 Bacone College Muskogee (OK) 74403-1597
432074 Northeast Technology Center-Kansas Kansas (OK) 74347

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near Tahlequah

Code Name Address Type
TLS Tulsa, Oklahoma 317 South Detroit St. BUS

Other cities in Cherokee County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Cherokee County , OK.

City Name Population Title
Park Hill 3,909 Census-designated place in Cherokee County, Oklahoma
Pettit 954
Woodall 823
Peggs 813
Welling 771
Lost City 770
Tenkiller 633
Hulbert 582 Town in Cherokee County, Oklahoma, United States
Keys 565
Shady Grove 556

Distance to Other Cities

Tahlequah distances to largest Oklahoma cities

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