Custer County, Oklahoma

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Custer County, Oklahoma
Weatherford Armory.JPG
Map of Oklahoma highlighting Custer County
Location in the U.S. state of Oklahoma
Map of the United States highlighting Oklahoma
Oklahoma's location in the U.S.
Founded1891
Named forGeneral George A. Custer
SeatArapaho
Largest cityWeatherford
Area
 • Total1,002 sq mi (2,595 km2)
 • Land989 sq mi (2,561 km2)
 • Water13 sq mi (34 km2), 1.3%
Population (est.)
 • (2015)29,744
 • Density28/sq mi (11/km2)
Congressional district3rd
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5
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.