Oklahoma Harper County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Harper 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 Harper County.

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1. Library System BUFFALO PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 11 E Turner, Buffalo, OK 73834
Phone Number: (580) 735-2995 Harper 2,210 3,030

2. Central Library BUFFALO PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 11 E Turner, Buffalo, OK 73834
Phone Number: (580) 735-2995 Harper N/A N/A

3. Central Library LAVERNE DELPHIAN MUNICIPAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 122 W. Jane Jayroe Blvd, Laverne, OK 73848
Phone Number: (580) 921-7323 Harper N/A N/A

4. Library System LAVERNE DELPHIAN MUNICIPAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 122 W. Jane Jayroe Blvd, Laverne, OK 73848
Phone Number: (580) 921-7323 Harper 3,924 1,040

Overview of Harper County, Oklahoma

Harper County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. As of 2000, the population is 3,562. Its county seat is Buffalo.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,696 km² (1,041 mi²). 2,691 km² (1,039 mi²) of it is land and 5 km² (2 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.19% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Comanche County, Kansas (northeast)
  • Woods County (east)
  • Woodward County (southeast)
  • Ellis County (south)
  • Beaver County (west)
  • Clark County, Kansas (northwest)

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 3,562 people, 1,509 households, and 1,030 families residing in the county. The population density is 1/km² (3/mi²). There are 1,863 housing units at an average density of 1/km² (2/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 95.87% White, 0.03% Black or African American, 0.93% Native American, 0.08% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 2.36% from other races, and 0.70% from two or more races. 5.64% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 1,509 households out of which 28.00% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.60% are married couples living together, 6.50% have a female householder with no husband present, and 31.70% are non-families. 29.20% of all households are made up of individuals and 15.60% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.33 and the average family size is 2.87.

In the county, the population is spread out with 23.30% under the age of 18, 6.40% from 18 to 24, 23.40% from 25 to 44, 25.20% from 45 to 64, and 21.70% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 43 years. For every 100 females there are 96.60 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 95.20 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $33,705, and the median income for a family is $40,907. Males have a median income of $27,896 versus $20,784 for females. The per capita income for the county is $18,011. 10.20% of the population and 7.10% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 15.90% of those under the age of 18 and 4.00% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

  • Buffalo
  • Laverne
  • May
  • Rosston