Oklahoma Pontotoc County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

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

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1. Library System ADA PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 124 S. Rennie, Ada, OK 74820
Phone Number: (580) 436-8124 Pontotoc 141,556 58,909

2. Central Library ADA PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 124 S. Rennie, Ada, OK 74820
Phone Number: (580) 436-8124 Pontotoc N/A N/A

3. Central Library ALLEN PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 214 East Broadway, Allen, OK 74825
Phone Number: (580) 857-2933 Pontotoc N/A N/A

4. Library System ALLEN PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 214 East Broadway, Allen, OK 74825
Phone Number: (580) 857-2933 Pontotoc 3,511 3,887

Overview of Pontotoc County, Oklahoma

Pontotoc County is a county located in the state of Oklahoma. As of 2000, the population is 35,143. Its county seat is Ada.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,879 km² (725 mi²). 1,864 km² (720 mi²) of it is land and 15 km² (6 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.80% water.

Adjacent counties

  • Seminole County (north)
  • Hughes County (northeast)
  • Coal County (southeast)
  • Johnston County (south)
  • Murray County (southwest)
  • Garvin County (west)
  • McClain County& Pottawatomie County (northwest)

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 35,143 people, 13,978 households, and 9,421 families residing in the county. The population density is 19/km² (49/mi²). There are 15,575 housing units at an average density of 8/km² (22/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 75.80% White, 2.06% Black or African American, 15.51% Native American, 0.46% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.79% from other races, and 5.36% from two or more races. 2.30% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 13,978 households out of which 30.80% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.90% are married couples living together, 10.80% have a female householder with no husband present, and 32.60% are non-families. 28.10% of all households are made up of individuals and 12.30% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.44 and the average family size is 2.98.

In the county, the population is spread out with 24.70% under the age of 18, 12.50% from 18 to 24, 26.00% from 25 to 44, 21.90% from 45 to 64, and 15.00% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 36 years. For every 100 females there are 93.30 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 90.60 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $26,955, and the median income for a family is $35,400. Males have a median income of $26,785 versus $18,939 for females. The per capita income for the county is $14,664. 16.50% of the population and 11.80% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 20.10% of those under the age of 18 and 11.70% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

  • Ada
  • Byng
  • Fitzhugh
  • Francis
  • Roff
  • Stonewall