Pittsburg County, Oklahoma

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Pittsburg County
Pittsburg County Courthouse
Pittsburg County Courthouse
Map of Oklahoma highlighting Pittsburg County
Location within the U.S. state of Oklahoma
Map of the United States highlighting Oklahoma
Oklahoma's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 34°56′N 95°45′W / 34.93°N 95.75°W / 34.93; -95.75
Country United States
State Oklahoma
Founded1907
SeatMcAlester
Largest cityMcAlester
Area
 • Total1,378 sq mi (3,570 km2)
 • Land1,305 sq mi (3,380 km2)
 • Water72 sq mi (190 km2)  5.3%%
Population
 • Estimate 
(2013)
44,703
 • Density35/sq mi (14/km2)
Congressional district2nd
Websitepittsburg.okcounties.org

Pittsburg County is a county in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. As of 2000, 43,953 people lived there. Its county seat is McAlester. It's the hometown to the Pittsburgh players who won 6 times in the Super Bowl.

Geography[change | change source]

The county has a total area of 906 square miles.