Cushing, Oklahoma

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Cushing, Oklahoma
Pipeline Crossroads of the World monument, 2006
Pipeline Crossroads of the World monument, 2006
Nickname(s): 
"Pipeline Crossroads of the World"
Motto(s): 
"Personal Connections. Global Impact."
Location of Cushing, Oklahoma
Location of Cushing, Oklahoma
Coordinates: 35°58′57″N 96°45′51″W / 35.98250°N 96.76417°W / 35.98250; -96.76417Coordinates: 35°58′57″N 96°45′51″W / 35.98250°N 96.76417°W / 35.98250; -96.76417
CountryUnited States
StateOklahoma
CountyPayne
Area
 • Total7.6 sq mi (19.8 km2)
 • Land7.6 sq mi (19.8 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation
935 ft (285 m)
Population
 • Total7,826
 • Density1,096.1/sq mi (423.2/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
74023
Area code(s)539/918
FIPS code40-18850[1]
GNIS feature ID1091897[2]

Cushing (Pawnee: Túhkiicahihtuʾ [3]) is a city in Payne County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 7,826 at the 2010 census, a decline of 6.5 percent from 8,371 at the 2000 census.[4]

References[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. "AISRI Dictionary Database Search--prototype version. "River", Southband Pawnee". American Indian Studies Research Institute. Retrieved 2012-05-26.
  4. CensusViewer:Population of the City of Cushing, Oklahoma