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Gideon, Oklahoma
Census-designated place
Country United States
State Oklahoma
County Cherokee
 • Total 1.2 sq mi (3.1 km2)
 • Land 1.2 sq mi (3.1 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Population (2010)
 • Total 49
 • Density 41/sq mi (15.9/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CST (UTC-5)
FIPS code 40-29300
GNIS feature ID 1100447

Gideon is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) in Cherokee County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 49 at the 2010 census.


Gideon is located northwest of the center of Cherokee County along Oklahoma State Highway 82. Tahlequah, the Cherokee County seat, is 9 miles (14 km) to the southeast, and Locust Grove is 16 miles (26 km) to the northwest.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the Gideon CDP has a total area of 1.2 square miles (3.1 km2), all land.

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