Asher, Oklahoma

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Asher, Oklahoma
Town
Nickname(s): Baseball City
Location in the state of Oklahoma
Location in the state of Oklahoma
Coordinates: 34°59′19″N 96°55′36″W / 34.98861°N 96.92667°W / 34.98861; -96.92667Coordinates: 34°59′19″N 96°55′36″W / 34.98861°N 96.92667°W / 34.98861; -96.92667
CountryUnited States
StateOklahoma
CountyPottawatomie
Area
 • Total0.8 sq mi (2.1 km2)
 • Land0.8 sq mi (2.1 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation1,033 ft (315 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total393
 • Density523.8/sq mi (202.2/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code74826
Area code(s)405
FIPS code40-03000[1]
GNIS feature ID1089729[2]
Websitewww.asherok.info

Asher is a town in Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 393 at the 2010 census, a decline of 6.2 percent from 419 at the 2000 census.[3]

Geography[change | change source]

Asher is located at 34°59′19″N 96°55′36″W / 34.98861°N 96.92667°W / 34.98861; -96.92667 (34.988580, -96.926550),[4] at the intersection of U.S. Highway 177 and State Highway 39 in Pottawatomie County. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.8 square miles (2.1 km2), all of it land.

Sources[change | change source]

  1. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. CensusViewer:Population of the City of Asher, Oklahoma
  4. "US Gazetteer files: 2000 and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2005-05-03. Retrieved 2008-01-31.