Tahlequah, Oklahoma

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Tahlequah, Oklahoma
City
Tahlequah at sundown on September 14, 2008
Tahlequah at sundown on September 14, 2008
Location of Tahlequah, Oklahoma
Location of Tahlequah, Oklahoma
Country United States
State Oklahoma
County Cherokee
Area
 • Total 12.0 sq mi (31.1 km2)
 • Land 12.0 sq mi (31.1 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 797 ft (243 m)
Population (2007)
 • Total 16,419
 • Density 1,368.3/sq mi (527.9/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 74464-74465
Area code(s) 918
FIPS code 40-72100[1]
GNIS feature ID 1098721[2]

Tahlequah (Pronounced "Tal a Kwa") is the county seat of Cherokee County, Oklahoma, United States. It is at the foot hills of the Ozark Mountains. Tahlequah is also home to Northeastern State University.

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