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Blackgum, Oklahoma
Country United States
State Oklahoma
County Sequoyah
Area
 • Total 0.219 sq mi (0.57 km2)
 • Land 0.218 sq mi (0.56 km2)
 • Water 0.001 sq mi (0.003 km2)
Elevation
906 ft (276 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 51
 • Density 232.9/sq mi (89.9/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 918 & 539
GNIS feature ID 1090225

Blackgum is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Sequoyah County, Oklahoma, United States. Its population was 51 as of the 2010 census. Oklahoma State Highway 100 passes through the community.

Blackgum had a post office from June 17, 1895, until February 15, 1995. It was named for the blackgum tree.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the community has an area of 0.219 square miles (0.57 km2); 0.218 square miles (0.56 km2) of its area is land, and 0.001 square miles (0.0026 km2) is water.

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