Washita County, Oklahoma

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Washita County
Washita County Courthouse in 2015
Washita County Courthouse in 2015
Map of Oklahoma highlighting Washita 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°17′N 98°59′W / 35.29°N 98.99°W / 35.29; -98.99
Country United States
State Oklahoma
Named forWashita River
SeatNew Cordell
Largest cityNew Cordell
 • Total1,009 sq mi (2,610 km2)
 • Land1,003 sq mi (2,600 km2)
 • Water5.6 sq mi (15 km2)  0.6%
 • Total10,924
 • Density11/sq mi (4.2/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Congressional district3rd

Washita County is a county in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. As of 2020, 10,924 people lived there.[1] Its county seat is New Cordell. It was formerly in Cloud Chief, Oklahoma.

Geography[change | change source]

The county has a total area of 1,009 square miles.

References[change | change source]

  1. "QuickFacts: Washita County, Oklahoma". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 19, 2024.