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Hugo is a city in Choctaw County.

It is the county seat.

The community was named for Victor Hugo, French novelist

The latitude of Hugo is 34.010N. The longitude is -95.509W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 545 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 5,569.


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Median household income
Local
$19,321
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Hugo demographic reports
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 57. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 10.4 per 1,000 people.
Well-known residents have included:
· Bill Moyers, journalist
· B.J. Thomas, singer
Local festivals include:
  • Balloon Days - Oct. 19-21, 2007
Dates often change. Check Hugo web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Hugo Lake, Boswell State Park, Lake Raymond Gary Recreational Area, Fort Towson

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Hugo demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Choctaw County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 74743 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

9% of Hugo residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Hugo ancestry & family history guide.

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Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Hugo was $11,676, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

9% of Hugo residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Hugo festival dates:

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Hugo, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $208.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $471.


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Libraries in Hugo include Choctaw County Public Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Hugo include Hugo Daily News

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

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The average commute time for Hugo workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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