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Edmond is a city in Oklahoma County, in the Oklahoma City metro area.

The community was named for Eddy B. Townsend, rancher.

The latitude of Edmond is 35.652N. The longitude is -97.477W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,204 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 71,643.


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Median household income
Local
$54,556
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Edmond demographic reports
Developed as a cattle town
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 97. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 1.4 per 1,000 people.
Edmond received national attention for 1986 post office shootings in which 15 people died
Coffee: National and regional coffee companies with outlets here include Java Dave's, Panera Bread, Starbucks
Local festivals include:
  • Arts Festival - May 4-6, 2007
  • Jazz & Blues Festival - May 26-27, 2007
  • Acousticadia - June 1-2, 2007
  • Downtown Edmond Arts Festival - May 4-6, 2007
Dates often change. Check Edmond web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Arcadia Lake
Historic routes: Chisholm Cattle Trail
Historic sites and museums: Edmond Historical Society Museum
Colleges and universities: University of Central Oklahoma
Gays & lesbians
National index: 100
Local index: 53

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Ancestry & family history

19% of Edmond residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Edmond ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Edmond was $26,517, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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48% of Edmond residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Edmond, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $461.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,097.


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Libraries in Edmond include Edmond Branch Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Edmond include Edmond Sun

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

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Edmond restaurants taking online reservations include Boulevard Steakhouse ... View restaurants

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The average commute time for Edmond workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 7 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Edmond between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of 1.0 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

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