Arpelar, Oklahoma facts for kids
|• Total||2.229 sq mi (5.77 km2)|
|• Land||2.226 sq mi (5.77 km2)|
|• Water||0.003 sq mi (0.01 km2)|
|Elevation||748 ft (228 m)|
|• Density||122.03/sq mi (47.12/km2)|
|Time zone||Central (CST) (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|Area code(s)||918 & 539|
|GNIS feature ID||1089709|
Arpelar is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Pittsburg County, Oklahoma, United States. Its population was 272 as of the 2010 census. U.S. Route 270 and Oklahoma State Highway 1 pass through the community.
Arpelar was named after Aaron Arpelar, a county judge in the Choctaw Nation. It had a post office from February 25, 1903, until June 30, 1934.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the community has an area of 2.229 square miles (5.77 km2); 2.226 square miles (5.77 km2) of its area is land, and 0.003 square miles (0.0078 km2) is water.
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