Oklahoma Kay County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

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

1. Library System BLACKWELL PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 123 West Padon, Blackwell, OK 74631
Phone Number: (580) 363-1809 Kay 36,726 15,588

2. Central Library BLACKWELL PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 123 West Padon, Blackwell, OK 74631
Phone Number: (580) 363-1809 Kay N/A N/A

3. Library System KAW CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 900 Morgan Square, Kaw City, OK 74641
Phone Number: (580) 269-1317 Kay 982 1,270

4. Central Library KAW CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 900 Morgan Square, Kaw City, OK 74641
Phone Number: (580) 269-1317 Kay N/A N/A

5. Central Library NEWKIRK PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 109 W Seventh Street, Newkirk, OK 74647
Phone Number: (580) 362-3934 Kay N/A N/A

6. Library System NEWKIRK PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 109 W Seventh Street, Newkirk, OK 74647
Phone Number: (580) 362-3934 Kay 9,263 9,846

7. Library System PONCA CITY LIBRARY
Street Address: 515 East Grand, Ponca City, OK 74601
Phone Number: (580) 767-0345 Kay 276,115 193,250

8. Central Library PONCA CITY LIBRARY
Street Address: 515 East Grand, Ponca City, OK 74601
Phone Number: (580) 767-0345 Kay N/A N/A

9. Central Library TONKAWA PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 216 N. Seventh, Tonkawa, OK 74653
Phone Number: (580) 628-3366 Kay N/A N/A

10. Library System TONKAWA PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 216 N. Seventh, Tonkawa, OK 74653
Phone Number: (580) 628-3366 Kay 18,642 20,904

Overview of Kay County, Oklahoma

Kay County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. As of 2000, the population is 48,080. Its county seat is Newkirk.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,448 km² (945 mi²). 2,379 km² (919 mi²) of it is land and 68 km² (26 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 2.80% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Cowley County, Kansas (north)
  • Osage County (east)
  • Noble County (south)
  • Grant County (west)

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 48,080 people, 19,157 households, and 13,141 families residing in the county. The population density is 20/km² (52/mi²). There are 21,804 housing units at an average density of 9/km² (24/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 84.16% White, 1.79% Black or African American, 7.53% Native American, 0.53% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 1.98% from other races, and 4.00% from two or more races. 4.25% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 19,157 households out of which 31.90% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.70% are married couples living together, 10.20% have a female householder with no husband present, and 31.40% are non-families. 27.90% of all households are made up of individuals and 13.10% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.45 and the average family size is 2.99.

In the county, the population is spread out with 26.40% under the age of 18, 8.80% from 18 to 24, 25.00% from 25 to 44, 22.80% from 45 to 64, and 17.00% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 38 years. For every 100 females there are 93.70 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 89.90 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $30,762, and the median income for a family is $38,144. Males have a median income of $30,431 versus $19,617 for females. The per capita income for the county is $16,643. 16.00% of the population and 12.40% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 22.70% of those under the age of 18 and 9.50% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

  • Blackwell
  • Braman
  • Kaw City
  • Kildare
  • Newkirk
  • Ponca City
  • Tonkawa