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Overview

Introduction to Midwest City, Oklahoma

Midwest City, Oklahoma, in Oklahoma county, is 6 miles E of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The city is located in the Oklahoma City metropolitan area.

Midwest City History

Midwest City was founded by W. P. Atkinson in 1941 as a settlement for people affiliated with the recently built airfield adjacent to the city. The community was named after the Midwest Air Depot located in that area, which was later renamed the Tinker Airforce Base.

Midwest City and nearby Attractions

  • Oklahoma Firefighters Museum
  • Zoo Amphitheater
  • Oklahoma City Art Museum
  • National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum
  • John Conrad Golf Course
  • Myriad Botanical Gardens & Crystal Bridge Tropical Conservatory

Things To Do In Midwest City

Midwest City offers a wide variety of opportunities for recreation, including the White Water Bay-Water Park, the Frontier City Theme Park and the Matt Hoffman Action Sports Park. Local celebrations include the Global Oklahoma Fest and the Tinker Inter-Tribal Council Powwow. Trosper Park Golf Course and the John Conrad Golf Course are popular among local golfers as well.

Midwest City Transportation

Will Rogers World Airport is nearby.

Midwest City Higher Education

Rose State College is the local institution of higher education. Others in the neighborhood include the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City University, South Nazarene University and Oklahoma City Community College.

Midwest City Almanac

CategoryValue
County Oklahoma County
Standard Zip Codes73110, 73130
P.O. Box Zip Codes73140
Phone Area Codes405
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude35.46
Approximate Longitude-97.4

Midwest City Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationOKLAHOMA CITY AP
Distance12.4 miles
Jan Temp26 to 47 F
Apr Temp48 to 71 F
Jul Temp71 to 93 F
Oct Temp51 to 73 F
Annual Precip35.8 inches
StationMEEKER 5 W
Distance23.5 miles
Jan Temp23 to 46 F
Apr Temp45 to 70 F
Jul Temp69 to 90 F
Oct Temp48 to 72 F
Annual Precip38 inches
StationEL RENO 1 N
Distance31.9 miles
Jan Temp23 to 47 F
Apr Temp45 to 71 F
Jul Temp70 to 94 F
Oct Temp48 to 74 F
Annual Precip34.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Choctaw12,228$84,494
Del City21,888$50,610
Moore59,992$71,521
Nicoma Park2,389$57,279
Oklahoma City629,191$64,273
Spencer4,024$52,700

Midwest City Hospitals

Specialty Hospital Of Midwest City
(Proprietary)
8210 National Avenue
(405) 739-0800
Midwest Regional Medical Center
(Proprietary)
2825 Parklawn Drive
(405) 610-4411

Midwest City Public Schools

Cleveland Bailey Es
3301 Sunvalley Drive
ZIP: 73110
(405) 739-1656
Primary
Total Enrollment 325
East Side Es
600 N Key Boulevard
ZIP: 73110
(405) 739-1666
Jarman Ms
5 W Macarthur Drive
ZIP: 73110
(405) 739-1771
Middle
Total Enrollment 567
Midwest City Es
2211 S Midwest Blvd
ZIP: 73110
(405) 582-7017
Primary
Total Enrollment 909
Midwest City Hs
213 E Elm Street
ZIP: 73110
(405) 739-1741
High
Total Enrollment 1418
Monroney Ms
7400 E Reno Avenue
ZIP: 73110
(405) 739-1786
Middle
Total Enrollment 603
Ridgecrest Es
137 W Ridgewood Drive
ZIP: 73110
(405) 739-1671
Primary
Total Enrollment 343
Sooner-rose Es
5601 Se 15th Street
ZIP: 73110
(405) 739-1681
Steed Es
2118 Flannery Drive
ZIP: 73110
(405) 739-1686
Primary
Total Enrollment 435
Traub Es
6500 Se 15th Street
ZIP: 73110
(405) 739-1633
Soldier Creek Es
9021 Se 15th Street
ZIP: 73130
(405) 739-1676
Primary
Total Enrollment 756

Midwest City Private Schools

Good Shepherd Lutheran School
700 N Air Depot Blvd
ZIP: 73110
Elementary
Total Enrollment 82
St Philip Neri School
1121 Felix Place
ZIP: 73110
Elementary
Total Enrollment 155
Harvest Life School
9125 Se 15th St
ZIP: 73130
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 50
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