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Weleetka

Okfuskee County,

Oklahoma

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"Take Pride - We'll Thrive"


The Oklahoma state capital is Oklahoma City.


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Zip Codes

74880

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Statistics & Facts

The population of Weleetka is approximately 1,112 (1990), 998 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 461 (1990), 358 (2010).

The amount of land area in Weleetka is 1.625 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Weleetka to Washington DC is 1112 miles. The distance to the Oklahoma state capital is 78 miles. (as the crow flies)
Weleetka is positioned 35.33 degrees north of the equator and 96.13 degrees west of the prime meridian.

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Location

Weleetka location: one mile North of the Northern Branch of the Canadian River. Weleetka is east of Oklahoma City and just south of Interstate 40 in eastern Oklahoma.
Weleetka is located 69 miles from Tulsa, 89 miles form Oklahoma City, and 65 miles from McAlester Oklahoma.

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Climate & Weather

The climate for Weleetka is moderate. The average snowfall in Weleetka is 4-12 inches (between November to December and late January to March) Weleetka receives more freezing rain and ice storms than snow storms, in general.
The weather in Weleetka is seasonal. The first killing frost is typically in mid to late October. The last killing frost is usually around Easter time. NOAA weather radio frequency covering Okfuskee County is 162.475 MHz. Weleetka has, on the average, 340 clear (VFR) flying days.
Weleetka average annual rainfall is 40 inches per year
Weleetka average temperature is 62 degrees F.
The average low temperature is (winter) 20s-30s degrees F.
The average high temperature is (summer) 90-100 degrees F.
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History & History Related Items

Weleetka history:

The original City Hall building has been restored by the Weleetka Historical Society and contains a walk through museum with excerpts from local newspapers. Great for history buffs. Many of the documents on display pre date Oklahoma statehood.
Weleetka is the Muscokee-Creek Indian word which translates "running water".
Native American Folklore legends say that Weleetka would never be hit by a tornado. The fact is that Weleetka has never been hit by a tornado although some have passed nearby.
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Weleetka attractions:

There are two grocery stores (one with gas/diesel pumps), one full service gas station (tire & minor repairs), a Texaco gas/mart store, one country store, one drug & gift store [2 RPhs] (with souvenir items, greeting cards, books, gospel CD's and tapes and household supplies), one full service family restaurant with banquet room, one hardware store, one automotive parts store, three hair stylists (men and women), a fitness center, two tanning centers, one photographic/portrait studio, one antique store, one video store with game room, several plumbers and two construction companies, one carpet and floor covering store, one musical instrument and sundries store, one florist, one full service auto garage (major repairs) and a feed store.
Community services include a Senior Citizens Center with meals delivered to shut-ins, one geriatric nursing home, one residential care facility for mentally challenged, home health care (visiting nurses), one family clinic staffed by a P.A. and two doctors on call), one licensed daycare/preschool, Federal "HEADSTART" program, one preschool program as part of the public school. Volunteer fire department, trained paramedics and ambulance, local police department and jail. Weleetka has it's own weekly newspaper, housing authority, state bank, funeral home, water and sewage treatment plant, and city hall offices.
This is a small quiet town. Virtually no crime rate other than public drunk and the strict enforcement of speed limits.
GENERAL VIEW OF TOWN: Quiet, main street business section (US Hwy. 75) surrounded by neatly kept neighborhoods. Residents take pride in the appearance of their lawns. Some people keep horses and chickens within the town limits. Fishing is a popular pass time at the city lake and North Canadian River.
Weleetka has a two hole practice golf course located near the walking paths on the east side of town.
The nearest airport is in Henryetta, 13 miles from Weleetka. The runway length is 3,500 feet, the surface is asphalt. There is a fixed base operator and there are lights.


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