Yuba, Oklahoma

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Yuba, Oklahoma
unincorporated community
Yuba, Oklahoma is located in Oklahoma
Yuba, Oklahoma
Yuba, Oklahoma
Yuba, Oklahoma is located in the US
Yuba, Oklahoma
Yuba, Oklahoma
Location within the state of Oklahoma
Coordinates: 33°48′32″N 96°12′14″W / 33.809°N 96.204°W / 33.809; -96.204Coordinates: 33°48′32″N 96°12′14″W / 33.809°N 96.204°W / 33.809; -96.204[1]
Country United States
State Oklahoma
County Bryan
Elevation 495 ft (151 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 580

Yuba, formerly known as Karma, is an unincorporated community located 12 miles east of Achille in Bryan County, Oklahoma.[2] Its post office was established on February 27, 1929.[2] The school in Yuba was established in 1929, and served Kindergarten through 12th grade.[3] The post office was renamed Yuba on October 1, 1950.[2] Local residents wanted the name to be changed to Eagle Lake.[2] The Yuba Independent School district consolidated with the Achille Independent School district. The Yuba Elementary school continued to operate until 2010.[3]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "Feature Detail Report for: Yuba". USGS Geographic Names Information System. Retrieved 2011-03-05. 
  2. ^ a b c d Shirk, p. 129
  3. ^ a b Sahr, Heather (May 8, 2010). "Yuba elementary to close after more than 80 years". kxii.com. KXII. Retrieved March 5, 2011. 

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