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Carter county, formed in 1907 from Chickasaw lands, is located in south central Oklahoma with Ardmore (located near the intersection of U.S. Highways 70 and 77) serving as the county seat. Interstate 35 runs parallel to U.S. 77 to the east.

Lake Murray, shared with Love County to the south, and Lake Murray Resort Park provide the major outdoor recreational spots for visitors to the area.

Among the interesting historical sites around the county are the Ardmore Historic Commercial District, the Healdton Oil Field Bunk House near Wilson and the Brady Cabin near Ardmore.

The county population on July 1, 1999, was 44,533, an increase of 1,614 over the 1990 census.

Location: Ardmore Oklahoma

Other Oklahoma Counties nearby:
(Durant) Bryan County
(Ardmore) Carter County
(Coalgate) Coal County
(Waurika) Jefferson County
(Tishomingo) Johnston County
(Marietta) Love County

04/07 Coming to The Ardmore area
Fort Worth Show of Antiques and Art Fort Worth TX March8-9 Formerly the Dolly Johnson Antique Show, this is one of the oldest shows in Texas.
Greater Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival West Newton PA August24-September29 Jousters will compete in the Jousting Arena, while the smallest of the kingdom can enjoy their time in the New Children's Realm. Also a Pirate’s Pub and a New upscale Crafts Marketplace. Weekends only.
Dallas Greek Food Festival Dallas TX September27-29 The Greek Food Festival supports Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church's ministries, community outreach, and youth programs.