Liberty

Name:

Liberty

County:

Okmulgee, Tulsa

Zip Code:

 

Latitude / Longitude:

35°51′26″N 95°58′9″W / 35.85722°N 95.96917°W / 35.85722

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Time Zone:

Central (CST) (UTC-6)

Comments:

Liberty is a town that sits astride the line dividing Okmulgee and Tulsa counties in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. The population was 220 in the 2010 United States Census, compared to 184 at the 2000 census.

Remains:

The earliest settler recorded in this area was Wallace W. Baird, a farmer from Illinois, who arrived in Tulsa County in 1912, and settled on a 40 acres (16 ha) farm. Liberty was incorporated as a dispersed rural community on October 1, 1978. It incorporated a second time on June 29, 1982.

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Disestablished:

 

Current Status:

Agriculture has been the base of the town economy. By 2000, over 86 percent of the inhabitants commuted to work in other towns.

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