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Overview

Introduction to Edmond, Oklahoma

Edmond, Oklahoma is 13 miles N of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. It was named "America's best small town" by Universal Publications of New York. Edmond is also well known for rodeos.

Edmond History

Edmond was formerly known as "Summit" and was a watering location for the railroad. The first school house built in Oklahoma is located in the city. In the early 1880's the area was primarily prairie and home to bison and black bears. Occasionally, Indians hunted in the region. The city was quickly established during the great Oklahoma land run in 1889. The agriculture and trading based economy of Edmond was very dependent on the railroad.

Edmond Attractions

  • Festival Market Place
  • Pelican Bay
  • Historic downtown includes a variety of shops and restaurants
  • Arcadian Inn is a historic register house
  • First Public School House built in Edmond
  • Howard Home is a beautiful restored structure
  • Round Barn of Arcadia
  • The Old North Building located at University of Central Oklahoma is included in the National Register of Historic Places

Edmond Entertainment and Culture

  • The Jazz Lab features local and well known performers
  • The Lazy E Arena is one of the largest indoor arenas in the nation and is well known for rodeos
  • Mitchell Hall Theater
  • National Softball Hall of Fame is recognized as one of the premier softball venues in the country
  • Edmond's Mitch Park Amphitheater
  • National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum includes some of the best exhibits of western art and artifacts in the world
  • Edmond Historical Society & Museum
  • Fine Arts Institute of Edmond
  • Kirkpatrick Center includes seven notable museums
  • The Edmond Cultural District features numerous noteworthy sculptures
  • Shadid Fine Art Gallery

Edmond Activities

Arcadia Lake provides opportunities for boating, swimming, camping, hiking and bird watching. The Arctic Edge Ice Arena is popular for ice skating and is utilized by hockey leagues. Residents and visitors enjoy the Frontier City theme park which includes roller coasters, gunfighter stunt shows and other types of entertainment. The nearby Remington Park features horse racing. Golf enthusiasts enjoy the Kickingbird Golf Club, Fairfax Golf Club and the Coffee Creek Golf Club which is included in the top 10 Oklahoma courses by Golf Digest.

Edmond Higher Education

The city is home to the University of Central Oklahoma and Oklahoma Christian University.

Demographics

People

Total Population89,769
Male Share of the Population48.7%
Female Share of the Population51.3%
Senior Citizens14%
Employed Population 16+44,115
Age of the Population35

Families

% of people married56.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher53.9%
Median Earnings25+$45,992
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$18,220
Median Earnings With High School Degree$29,668

Wealth

Median Family Income$97,434
% Above Poverty Level89.8%
% Below Poverty Level10.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home5.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.5%
% Using Public Transportation0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone23.3%
Median Gross Rent$973
Median House Value$216,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)31.1%
German17.7%
Irish11.3%
English10.9%
French Except Basque2.8%
Italian2.7%
Scottish2.4%
Polish1.6%
Swedish1.3%
Norwegian1%
African0.9%
Czech0.9%
Welsh0.6%
Arab0.5%
West Indian0.4%
Russian0.4%
Iranian0.3%
Greek0.3%
Austrian0.3%
Swiss0.2%
Nigerian0.2%
Ukrainian0.2%
Dutch0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Danishn0.2%
Ethiopian0.1%
Belizean0.1%
Turkish0.1%
Portuguese0.1%
Hungarian0.1%
Lebanese0.1%
Australian0.1%
Finnish0.1%
Lithuanian0.1%
Croatian0.1%
Serbian0.1%
Brazilian0.1%
Romanian0.1%
Slovene0.1%
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Edmond Almanac

CategoryValue
County Oklahoma County
Standard Zip Codes73003, 73012, 73013, 73025, 73034
P.O. Box Zip Codes73083
Phone Area Codes405
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude35.67
Approximate Longitude-97.5

Edmond Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationGUTHRIE 5 S
Distance12.1 miles
Jan Temp22 to 47 F
Apr Temp45 to 72 F
Jul Temp69 to 95 F
Oct Temp47 to 75 F
Annual Precip36 inches
StationKINGFISHER 2 SE
Distance27.3 miles
Jan Temp22 to 46 F
Apr Temp45 to 70 F
Jul Temp70 to 94 F
Oct Temp48 to 74 F
Annual Precip32.8 inches
StationMEEKER 5 W
Distance29.8 miles
Jan Temp23 to 46 F
Apr Temp45 to 70 F
Jul Temp69 to 90 F
Oct Temp48 to 72 F
Annual Precip38 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Arcadia176$68,750
Bethany19,508$62,818
Jones2,971$62,292
Nichols Hills3,866$200,313
Spencer4,024$52,700
Warr Acres10,385$53,168

Edmond Hospitals

Edmond -amg Specialty Hospital
(Proprietary)
1100 East Ninth Street
(405) 341-8150
Ou Medical Center Edmond-er
1 S Bryant Ave
(405) 359-5561
Integris Health Edmond
(Non-profit)
4801 Integris Parkway
(405) 713-4565
Summit Medical Center, Llc
(Proprietary)
1800 S Renaissance Boulevard
(405) 359-2400

Edmond Public Schools

Cheyenne Ms
1271 West Covell Road
ZIP: 73003
(405) 330-7380
Middle
Total Enrollment 944
Frontier Es
4901 Explorer Dr
ZIP: 73003
(405) 340-2211
Primary
Total Enrollment 542
Ida Freeman Es
501 West Hurd Street
ZIP: 73003
(405) 340-2965
Primary
Total Enrollment 493
John Ross Es
1901 Thomas Drive
ZIP: 73003
(405) 340-2970
Primary
Total Enrollment 852
North Hs
215 West Danforth Road
ZIP: 73003
(405) 340-2875
High
Total Enrollment 2586
Russell Dougherty Es
19 North Boulevard
ZIP: 73003
(405) 340-2985
Primary
Total Enrollment 299
Sunset Es
400 West Eighth Street
ZIP: 73003
(405) 340-2990
Primary
Total Enrollment 675
Deer Creek Hs
6101 Northwest 206th Street
ZIP: 73012
(405) 348-5720
High
Total Enrollment 1354
Deer Creek Intermediate School
21175 North Macarthur
ZIP: 73012
(405) 348-4830
Middle
Total Enrollment 793
Deer Creek Ms
2601 Nw 234th St
ZIP: 73012
(405) 348-4830
Middle
Total Enrollment 791
Grove Valley Es
3500 Northwest 192nd Street
ZIP: 73012
(405) 359-3195
Primary
Total Enrollment 563
Washington Irving Es
18101 North Western Avenue
ZIP: 73012
(405) 340-2210
Primary
Total Enrollment 776
West Field Es
17601 North Pennsylvania
ZIP: 73012
(405) 340-2285
Primary
Total Enrollment 834
Angie Debo Es
16060 North May Avenue
ZIP: 73013
(405) 340-2270
Primary
Total Enrollment 895
Charles Haskell Es
1701 Northwest 150th Street
ZIP: 73013
(405) 340-2945
Primary
Total Enrollment 886
Chisholm Es
2300 Southeast 33rd Street
ZIP: 73013
(405) 340-2950
Primary
Total Enrollment 780
Cimarron Ms
3701 South Bryant Avenue
ZIP: 73013
(405) 340-2935
Middle
Total Enrollment 758
Deer Creek Es
4704 North West 164th Street
ZIP: 73013
(405) 348-9100
Primary
Total Enrollment 481
Memorial Hs
1000 East 15th Street
ZIP: 73013
(405) 340-2850
High
Total Enrollment 2161
Oakdale Public School
5701 E Hefner Road
ZIP: 73013
(405) 771-3373
Primary
Total Enrollment 602
Orvis Risner Es
2801 South Rankin Street
ZIP: 73013
(405) 340-2984
Primary
Total Enrollment 583
Santa Fe Hs
1901 West 15th Street
ZIP: 73013
(405) 340-2230
High
Total Enrollment 2231
Summit Ms
1703 Northwest 150th Street
ZIP: 73013
(405) 340-2920
Middle
Total Enrollment 1221
Cross Timbers Es
4800 North Kelly Avenue
ZIP: 73025
(405) 340-2200
Primary
Total Enrollment 1189
Prairie Vale Es
22522 N Penn Ave
ZIP: 73025
(405) 359-3170
Primary
Total Enrollment 572
Rose Union Es
5100 Northwest 220th Street
ZIP: 73025
(405) 359-3188
Primary
Total Enrollment 335
Centennial Es
4400 North Coltrane
ZIP: 73034
(405) 340-2275
Primary
Total Enrollment 909
Central Ms
500 East Ninth Street
ZIP: 73034
(405) 340-2890
Middle
Total Enrollment 842
Clegern Es
601 South Jackson Street
ZIP: 73034
(405) 340-2955
Primary
Total Enrollment 398
Northern Hills Es
901 East Wayne Street
ZIP: 73034
(405) 340-2975
Primary
Total Enrollment 692
Sequoyah Ms
1125 East Danforth Road
ZIP: 73034
(405) 340-2900
Middle
Total Enrollment 1261
Will Rogers Es
1215 East Ninth Street
ZIP: 73034
(405) 340-2995
Primary
Total Enrollment 715

Edmond Private Schools

The Goddard School
17440 N Western Ave
ZIP: 73012
Elementary
Total Enrollment 12
Holy Trinity Christian School
308 Nw 164th St
ZIP: 73013
Elementary
Total Enrollment 69
Mercy School Institute
14001 N Harvey Ave
ZIP: 73013
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 195
Oklahoma Christian Academy
1101 E 9th St
ZIP: 73034
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 249
Oklahoma Christian School
4680 E 2nd St
ZIP: 73034
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 865
St Elizabeth Ann Seton
925 S Boulevard
ZIP: 73034
Elementary
Total Enrollment 421
St Marys Episcopal School
505 E Covell Rd
ZIP: 73034
Elementary
Total Enrollment 116
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