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Overview

Introduction to Bartlesville, Oklahoma

Bartlesville, Oklahoma, in Washington county, is 41 miles N of Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Bartlesville History

Jacob Bartles established a trading post in the present day town of Bartlesville in 1875. The first post office of the area was established on May 6, 1879. It was incorporated on January 15, 1897. The city flourished in the early 1900s when huge oil fields were developed on the Osage Indian reservation. The Santa Fe Railroad built a depot in 1909, which was donated to the Chamber of Commerce in 1998.

Bartlesville and nearby Attractions

  • Eastland Shopping Center
  • Bartlesville Area History Museum
  • Osage Hills State Park
  • Woolaroc Museum and Wildlife Preserve
  • Price Tower
  • Frank Phillips Home

Things To Do In Bartlesville

Bartlesville offers a wide variety of opportunities for recreation. The local parks include the Westside Park, South Side Park, Johnstone Park and Sooner Park. One can shop at the Washington Park Mall, Eastland Shopping Center or at the Quarters Shopping Center. The Adams Municipal Golf Course provides facilities for golfers. Those interested in the region’s history should visit the Bartlesville Area History Museum, the Price Tower Arts Center and the Frank Phillips House. In addition, Bartlesville hosts the Indian Summer Festival, Sunfest, the Mozart International Festival and the Woolaroc Kidsfest every year.

Bartlesville Transportation

Tulsa International is the nearest major airport.

Bartlesville Higher Education

One can pursue higher education at Bartlesville Wesleyan College, the University of Tulsa, Oral Roberts University and Tulsa Community College.

Demographics

People

Total Population36,499
Male Share of the Population47.7%
Female Share of the Population52.3%
Senior Citizens18.1%
Employed Population 16+16,160
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married51.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher30.8%
Median Earnings25+$32,144
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$20,886
Median Earnings With High School Degree$24,967

Wealth

Median Family Income$62,108
% Above Poverty Level85%
% Below Poverty Level15%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time15 minutes
% Working from Home2.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.5%
% Using Public Transportation0.3%

Housing

People Living Alone30.9%
Median Gross Rent$693
Median House Value$113,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)31.9%
Irish12.9%
English11.4%
French Except Basque2.5%
Italian2.2%
Scottish2.2%
Swedish1.1%
Norwegian0.9%
Welsh0.8%
Polish0.8%
Danishn0.5%
Czech0.5%
West Indian0.3%
Ukrainian0.3%
Romanian0.3%
Hungarian0.3%
Dutch0.3%
Canadian0.3%
Greek0.3%
Swiss0.2%
Belgian0.1%
Austrian0.1%
Australian0.1%
African0.1%
German0.1%
Russian0.1%
Lithuanian0.1%
Portuguese0.1%
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Bartlesville Almanac

CategoryValue
County Osage County, Washington County
Standard Zip Codes74003, 74006
P.O. Box Zip Codes74005
Company Zip Codes74004
Phone Area Codes918
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude36.73
Approximate Longitude-96.07

Bartlesville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationBARTLESVILLE 2 W
Distance1.1 miles
Jan Temp24 to 47 F
Apr Temp48 to 74 F
Jul Temp70 to 95 F
Oct Temp48 to 75 F
Annual Precip38.9 inches
StationBARNSDALL
Distance16.2 miles
Jan Temp23 to 47 F
Apr Temp47 to 73 F
Jul Temp69 to 94 F
Oct Temp48 to 74 F
Annual Precip42.6 inches
StationINDEPENDENCE
Distance37 miles
Jan Temp21 to 42 F
Apr Temp45 to 69 F
Jul Temp69 to 92 F
Oct Temp47 to 72 F
Annual Precip43.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Barnsdall1,063$47,125
Copan759$52,321
Dewey3,496$47,813
Ochelata420$46,250
Ramona463$43,333
Wann144$46,667

Bartlesville Public Libraries

Bartlesville Public Library
600 S JOHNSTONE
Bartlesville, Oklahoma
(918) 338-4161

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Bartlesville Hospitals

Jane Phillips Medical Center
(Non-profit)
3500 East Frank Phillips Boulevard
(918) 333-7200

Bartlesville Public Schools

Bartlesville Hs
1700 Hillcrest Drive
ZIP: 74003
(918) 336-3311
High
Total Enrollment 809
Jane Phillips Es
1500 South Rogers Avenue
ZIP: 74003
(918) 336-9479
Primary
Total Enrollment 324
Osage Hills Public School
225 Country Road 2706
ZIP: 74003
(918) 336-6804
Primary
Total Enrollment 182
Richard Kane Es
801 East 13th Street
ZIP: 74003
(918) 337-3711
Primary
Total Enrollment 517
Central Ms
408 Southeast Ninth
ZIP: 74005
(918) 336-9302
Middle
Total Enrollment 690
Ranch Heights Es
5100 David Lane
ZIP: 74005
(918) 333-3810
Primary
Total Enrollment 579
Bartlesville Mhs
5900 Baylor Drive
ZIP: 74006
(918) 333-4444
Other
Total Enrollment 928
Hoover Es
512 Southeast Madison
ZIP: 74006
(918) 333-9337
Primary
Total Enrollment 432
Madison Ms
500 Se Madison Blvd
ZIP: 74006
(918) 333-3176
Middle
Total Enrollment 601
Oklahoma Connections Acad Es
2425 Nowata Pl
ZIP: 74006
(918) 977-3285
Primary
Total Enrollment 276
Oklahoma Connections Acad Hs
2425 Nowata Pl
ZIP: 74006
(918) 977-3285
High
Total Enrollment 434
Oklahoma Connections Acad Ms
2425 Nowata Pl
ZIP: 74006
(918) 977-3285
Middle
Total Enrollment 245
Wayside Es
3000 Wayside Drive
ZIP: 74006
(918) 333-8000
Primary
Total Enrollment 626
Woodrow Wilson Es
245 Northeast Spruce
ZIP: 74006
(918) 335-1177
Primary
Total Enrollment 563

Bartlesville Private Schools

St John Catholic School
121 W 8th St
ZIP: 74003
Elementary
Total Enrollment 95
American Christian School Of Bartlesville
396980 W 2400 Rd
ZIP: 74006
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 57
Wesleyan Christian School
1780 Silver Lake Rd
ZIP: 74006
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 246
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