Oklahoma Tribes and Other Local Attractions

Above: Oklahoma Tribes dancing in Anadarko.

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10 facts about oklahoma

1.  The official state flower of Oklahoma is the Mistletoe.

2.  The official state tree of Oklahoma is the Redbud.

3.  The official state bird of Oklahoma is the Scissor-tailed Flycatcher.

4.  Oklahoma is home to 60 State Parks. 

5.  The state of Oklahoma is divided into four geographical regions: Northeast, Southeast, Central, and Western.

6.  Oklahoma is home to 15 public universities.

7.  The world's first parking meter was installed in Oklahoma City in 1935. 

8.  Oklahoma has more than 11,000 miles of (non coastal) shoreline. 

9.  The official state meal of Oklahoma consists of fried okra, cornbread, barbecue pork, squash, biscuits, sausage and gravy, grits, corn, strawberries, chicken fried steak, pecan pie, and black-eyed peas. 

10. The ten largest cities in Oklahoma (by population size) are Oklahoma City, Tulsa, Norman, Broken Arrow, Lawton, Edmond, Moore, Midwest City, Enid, and Stillwater, in that order.

List of Oklahoma Tribes

Oklahoma Tribes of Native American Indians include

  • Alabama
  • Arapaho
  • Caddo,
  • Cherokee
  • Cheyenne
  • Chickasaw
  • Choctaw
  • Comanche
  • Creek (Muskogee)
  • Delaware
  • Iowa
  • Kaw
  • Keechi
  • Kiowa
  • Miami
  • Osage
  • Pawnee
  • Peoria
  • Potawatomi
  • Quapaw
  • Quassarte
  • Sac & Fox
  • Seminole
  • Seneca-Cayuga
  • Shawnee
  • Tawakoni
  • Tonkawa
  • Waco
  • Wichita
  • Wyandotte

The state of Oklahoma has more federally recognized Native American tribes than any other state except California.

Above: Medicine Park, Oklahoma. 

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Above: Turner Falls.

Photo: oklahomaroadtrips.com

national parks in oklahoma

Here is a list of Oklahoma's 8 National Parks:

  1. Quachita National Forest
  2. Fort Sill National Historic Site
  3. Salt Plains National Wildlife Refuge
  4. Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge
  5. Tishomingo National Wildlife Refuge
  6. Washita National Wildlife Refuge
  7. Wichita Mountains National Wildlife Refuge Headquarters
  8. Little River National Wildlife Area

Here is an alphabetical list of Oklahoma's 15 universities: 

  1. Cameron University, Lawton
  2. East Central University, Ada
  3. Langston University, Langston
  4. Northeastern State University, Tahlequah
  5. Northwestern Oklahoma State University, Alva
  6. Oklahoma Panhandle State, Goodwell
  7. Oklahoma State University, Okmulgee
  8. Oklahoma State University, Stillwater
  9. Rogers State University, Claremore
  10. Southeastern Oklahoma State University, Durant
  11. Southwestern Oklahoma State University, Weatherford
  12. University of Central Oklahoma, Edmond
  13. University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City
  14. University of Oklahoma, Norman
  15. University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma, Chickasha

Below: The Gaillardia Golf & Country Club in Oklahoma City is a popular active retirement community.

Photo credit: kfor.com

Below: A view of Oklahoma City.

Photo credit: wanderingphoto.com

Above: The 11th Street Bridge over the Arkansas River to Tulsa.

Photo Credit: quicksharp.com

Above: Sun setting somewhere over central Oklahoma.

Photo Credit: chadlonius.mobi

related links

Vintage Photos of Native American People

Indian Tribes by State 

Indian Reservations by State

Native American Tribal Flags. 

Indian territories of South Dakota 

Native Tribe in New Mexico

Tribal Tattoo Art 

other useful links

Low-Cost Oklahoma Car Insurance.

Universities and PhD Programs in Oklahoma and other U.S. states, plus Washington DC.

Work From Home in Oklahoma, and anywhere else in America.

Affordable Travel Deals anywhere in America.

Wholesale Factory Outlet Malls listed by state.

Fact & Photo Galleries from All 50 States.


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