Adams, Oklahoma

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Unincorporated community
Adams is located in Oklahoma
Adams is located in the US
Location within the state of Oklahoma
Coordinates: 36°45′23″N 101°4′38″W / 36.75639°N 101.07722°W / 36.75639; -101.07722Coordinates: 36°45′23″N 101°4′38″W / 36.75639°N 101.07722°W / 36.75639; -101.07722
Country United States
State Oklahoma
County Texas
Population (2000)
 • Total 182
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 73901
Area code(s) 580

Adams is a rural unincorporated community in Texas County, Oklahoma, United States. The post office opened June 14, 1930. The ZIP Code is 73901. The community was named for Jesse L. Adams, engineer for the Rock Island Railroad.

The post office in Adams is slated for possible closure by the US Postal service.[1]


  1. ^ "Expanded Access Study List - Oklahoma". 2011-03-28. Retrieved 2012-02-20. 

Further reading[edit]

  • Shirk, George H. Oklahoma Place Names. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1987. ISBN 0-8061-2028-2.