Norman, Oklahoma

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Norman, Oklahoma
City
Location of Norman, Oklahoma
Coordinates: 35°13′18″N 97°25′6″W / 35.22167°N 97.41833°W / 35.22167; -97.41833Coordinates: 35°13′18″N 97°25′6″W / 35.22167°N 97.41833°W / 35.22167; -97.41833
Country United States
State Oklahoma
County Cleveland
Government
 • Type Council-Manager
 • Mayor Cindy Rosenthal
 • City Manager Steven Lewis
Area
 • Total 189.5 sq mi (490.8 km2)
 • Land 177.0 sq mi (458.4 km2)
 • Water 12.5 sq mi (32.4 km2)
Elevation 1,171 ft (357 m)
Population (2006)
 • Total 102,827
 • Density 540.6/sq mi (208.7/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 73000-73099
Area code(s) 405
FIPS code 40-52500[1]
GNIS feature ID 1095903[2]

Norman, is the county seat and largest city in Cleveland County in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. It is part of the Oklahoma City Metropolitan Statistical Area. Norman is about 20 miles south of Oklahoma City. James Garner and Toby Keith are from Norman. The University of Oklahoma is in Norman. Norman was founded in 1889 by Abner Norman. In 2008, Money Magazine said Norman was a very good place to live. Norman has one small airport and a railroad station.

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