Drowning Creek, Oklahoma

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Drowning Creek, Oklahoma
Drowning Creek is located in Oklahoma
Drowning Creek
Drowning Creek
Location in Oklahoma
Coordinates: 36°28′29″N 94°51′59″W / 36.47472°N 94.86639°W / 36.47472; -94.86639Coordinates: 36°28′29″N 94°51′59″W / 36.47472°N 94.86639°W / 36.47472; -94.86639
CountryUnited States
StateOklahoma
CountyDelaware
Area
 • Total0.89 sq mi (2.30 km2)
 • Land0.89 sq mi (2.30 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation
756 ft (230 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total155
 • Density175/sq mi (67.4/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code40-21676[1]
GNIS feature ID2584378[2]

Drowning Creek is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Delaware County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 155 at the 2010 census.[1]

Geography[edit]

Drowning Creek is located northwest of the center of Delaware County, at the eastern end of an arm of the Grand Lake o' the Cherokees, in the valley of Drowning Creek. It is 6 miles (10 km) northwest of Jay, the county seat.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the Drowning Creek CDP has a total area of 0.89 square miles (2.3 km2), all of it land.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Drowning Creek CDP, Oklahoma". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved December 9, 2015.
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Drowning Creek, Oklahoma