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Blackwell is a city in Kay County, in the Ponca City metro area.

The community was named for A.J. Blackwell, real estate developer.

The latitude of Blackwell is 36.804N. The longitude is -97.282W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,014 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 7,423.


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Median household income
Local
$25,835
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Blackwell demographic reports
Founded during the 1893 land run
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 17. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 2.2 per 1,000 people.
Local festivals include:
  • Kay County Free Fair - Sept. 11-15, 2007
Dates often change. Check Blackwell web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Kaw Lake, Ponca Lake
Historic sites and museums: Top of Oklahoma Museum
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

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Ancestry & family history

17% of Blackwell residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Blackwell ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Blackwell was $13,558, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

11% of Blackwell residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Blackwell, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $233.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $537.


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Libraries in Blackwell include Blackwell Public Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Blackwell include Blackwell Journal-Tribune

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Kay County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Blackwell political report.

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The average commute time for Blackwell workers is 18 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Hotels in Blackwell include Comfort Inn Blackwell, Super 8.

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