Custer County, Oklahoma

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Custer County
Weatherford Armory
Map of Oklahoma highlighting Custer County
Location within the U.S. state of Oklahoma
Map of the United States highlighting Oklahoma
Oklahoma's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 35°38′N 99°01′W / 35.64°N 99.01°W / 35.64; -99.01
Country United States
State Oklahoma
Founded1891
Named forGeneral George A. Custer
SeatArapaho
Largest cityWeatherford
Area
 • Total1,002 sq mi (2,600 km2)
 • Land989 sq mi (2,560 km2)
 • Water13 sq mi (30 km2)  1.3%%
Population
 • Estimate 
(2015)
29,744
 • Density28/sq mi (11/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Congressional district3rd
Websitecuster.okcounties.org

Custer County is a county in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. It was named in honor of General George Armstrong Custer. As of 2000, 26,142 people lived there. Its county seat is Arapaho.

Geography[change | change source]

The county has a total area of 1,002 square miles.