Oklahoma Atoka County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Atoka County, Oklahoma. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Oklahoma Atoka County.

Street Address: 215 East A Street, Atoka, OK 74525
Phone Number: (580) 889-3555 Atoka N/A N/A

Overview of Atoka County, Oklahoma

Atoka County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. As of 2000, the population is 13,879. Its county seat is Atoka.


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,564 km² (990 mi²). 2,534 km² (978 mi²) of it is land and 30 km² (12 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 1.18% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Pittsburg County (north)
  • Pushmataha County (east)
  • Choctaw County (southeast)
  • Bryan County (south)
  • Johnston County (west)
  • Coal County (northwest)


As of the census of 2000, there are 13,879 people, 4,964 households, and 3,504 families residing in the county. The population density is 5/km² (14/mi²). There are 5,673 housing units at an average density of 2/km² (6/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 75.86% White, 5.86% Black or African American, 11.37% Native American, 0.23% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.58% from other races, and 6.09% from two or more races. 1.41% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 4,964 households out of which 31.30% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.90% are married couples living together, 10.20% have a female householder with no husband present, and 29.40% are non-families. 27.10% of all households are made up of individuals and 13.90% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.48 and the average family size is 3.01.

In the county, the population is spread out with 23.60% under the age of 18, 8.20% from 18 to 24, 29.10% from 25 to 44, 24.30% from 45 to 64, and 14.80% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 38 years. For every 100 females there are 117.80 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 119.90 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $24,752, and the median income for a family is $29,409. Males have a median income of $26,193 versus $18,861 for females. The per capita income for the county is $12,919. 19.80% of the population and 15.70% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 25.40% of those under the age of 18 and 21.10% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

  • Atoka
  • Caney
  • Stringtown
  • Tushka