Atoka County, Oklahoma

Atoka County
The Atoka County Courthouse in Atoka.
The Atoka County Courthouse in Atoka.
Map of Oklahoma highlighting Atoka County
Location within the U.S. state of Oklahoma
Map of the United States highlighting Oklahoma
Oklahoma's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 34°23′N 96°03′W / 34.38°N 96.05°W / 34.38; -96.05
Country United States
State Oklahoma
Largest cityAtoka
 • Total990 sq mi (2,600 km2)
 • Land976 sq mi (2,530 km2)
 • Water14 sq mi (40 km2)  1.5%%
 • Total14,007
 • Estimate 
 • Density15/sq mi (6/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Congressional district2nd

Atoka County is a county located in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. As of the 2010 census, the population was 14,007.[1] Its county seat is Atoka.[2] The county was formed before statehood from Choctaw Lands, and its name honors a Choctaw Chief named Atoka.

  1. ^ "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 6, 2011. Retrieved November 8, 2013.
  2. ^ "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on May 31, 2011. Retrieved June 7, 2011.