Oil City, Oklahoma

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Oil City, Oklahoma
Unincorporated community
Oil City is located in Oklahoma
Oil City
Oil City
Oil City is located in the US
Oil City
Oil City
Location within the state of Oklahoma
Coordinates: 34°16′28″N 97°25′5″W / 34.27444°N 97.41806°W / 34.27444; -97.41806Coordinates: 34°16′28″N 97°25′5″W / 34.27444°N 97.41806°W / 34.27444; -97.41806
Country United States
State Oklahoma
County Carter
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
GNIS feature ID 1100687

Oil City is a small unincorporated community in Carter County, Oklahoma.[1] The community was established in 1896. It was originally named Wheeler, but the name of its post office was officially changed on October 15, 1919.[2] The post office closed in 1930.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Oil City, Oklahoma
  2. ^ a b Shirk, George H. Oklahoma Place Names, Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 1965, p.154.