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Kingfisher is a city in Kingfisher County.

It is the county seat.

The community was named after King Fisher, early stationmaster

The latitude of Kingfisher is 35.861N. The longitude is -97.931W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,053 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 4,452.


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Median household income
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$36,059
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Kingfisher demographic reports
Kingfisher is near the Cimarron River
Former and merged names include:
· Lisbon
Developed in 1889, when federal lands were opened to settlement
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 1. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 0.2 per 1,000 people.
Historic routes: Chisholm Trail
Historic sites and museums: Chisholm Trail Museum
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was above the national average. (See library links below.)

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25% of Kingfisher residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Kingfisher ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Kingfisher was $19,117, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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18% of Kingfisher residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Kingfisher, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $290.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $616.


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Libraries in Kingfisher include Kingfisher Memorial Library ... View libraries

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

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The average commute time for Kingfisher workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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