Payne County, Oklahoma

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Payne County is a county in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. The population as of 2009 was 79,727[1]. Its county seat is Stillwater[2], and the county is named for Capt. David L. Payne. The county lies northeast of the Oklahoma City metropolitan area though many consider it an extension of the Oklahoma City metro area due to commuter patterns and other indicators.

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Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 697 square miles (1,806 km²), of which 686 square miles (1,778 km²) is land and 11 square miles (28 km²) (1.55%) is water.

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Demographics

As of the census[3] of 2000, there were 68,190 people, 26,680 households, and 15,314 families residing in the county. The population density was 99 people per square mile (38/km²). There were 29,326 housing units at an average density of 43 per square mile (16/km²). The racial makeup of the county was 84.33% White, 3.63% Black or African American, 4.58% Native American, 3.00% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 0.77% from other races, and 3.64% from two or more races. 2.15% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

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