Payne County, Oklahoma

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Payne County, Oklahoma
Payne County Courthouse (cropped).jpg
Payne County Courthouse
Map of Oklahoma highlighting Payne County
Location in the U.S. state of Oklahoma
Map of the United States highlighting Oklahoma
Oklahoma's location in the U.S.
Founded May 2, 1890
Named for Capt. David L. Payne
Seat Stillwater
Largest city Stillwater
 • Total 697 sq mi (1,805 km2)
 • Land 685 sq mi (1,774 km2)
 • Water 12 sq mi (31 km2)
Population (est.)
 • (2013) 79,066
 • Density 113/sq mi (44/km2)
Congressional district 3rd
Time zone Central: UTC−6/−5

Payne County is a county in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. At the 2000 census, 68,190 people lived there. Its county seat is Stillwater.

Geography[change | change source]

The county has a total area of 697 square miles.