Alfalfa County, Oklahoma

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Alfalfa County, Oklahoma
ALFALFA COUNTY COURTHOUSE.jpg
Alfalfa County Courthouse
Cherokee, Oklahoma
Built in 1921
Map of Oklahoma highlighting Alfalfa County
Location in the U.S. state of Oklahoma
Map of the United States highlighting Oklahoma
Oklahoma's location in the U.S.
Founded 1907
Named for William H. "Alfalfa Bill" Murray
Seat Cherokee
Largest city Cherokee
Area
 • Total 881 sq mi (2,282 km2)
 • Land 866 sq mi (2,243 km2)
 • Water 15 sq mi (39 km2), 1.7%
Population (est.)
 • (2015) 5,868[1]
 • Density 6.5/sq mi (2.5/km2)
Congressional district 3rd
Time zone Central: UTC−6/−5

Alfalfa County is a county in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. As of 2010, 5,642 people lived there. Its county seat is Cherokee.

Geography[change | change source]

The county has a total area of 881 square miles.

Bordering counties[change | change source]

  • Harper County, Kansas (northeast)
  • Grant County (east)
  • Garfield County (southeast)
  • Major County (south)
  • Woods County (west)
  • Barber County, Kansas (northwest)

Places[change | change source]

City[change | change source]

  • Cherokee

Towns[change | change source]

  • Aline
  • Amorita
  • Burlington
  • Byron
  • Carmen
  • Goltry
  • Helena
  • Jet
  • Lambert

Other[change | change source]

  • Ashley
  • Driftwood
  • Ingersoll
  • Nescatunga
  • Yewed

References[change | change source]

  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 6 July 2011. Retrieved May 12, 2016.