Scipio, Oklahoma facts for kids
|Elevation||725 ft (221 m)|
|Time zone||Central (CST) (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|Area code(s)||918 & 539|
|GNIS feature ID||1097875|
Scipio is an unincorporated community in Pittsburg County, Oklahoma, United States. The community is 12 miles (19 km) northwest of McAlester. A post office opened at Scipio on January 24, 1980. The community was named for nearby Scipio Creek, which was in turn named for the Roman general Scipio Africanus.
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