City of Broken Bow, Oklahoma

Broken Bow: At A Glance

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Average Annual Temperature: 63°
Average Annual Rainfall: 50"
Average Annual Snowfall: 4"


Distance in Miles from:
Dallas: 171 miles
Oklahoma City: 207 miles
Tulsa: 209 miles

Financial Institutions

Number of Banks: 3

Industrial Financing Available
General Obligation Limited-Tax Bonds: Yes
Industrial Revenue Bonds: Yes
Local Industrial Foundation: Yes
Oklahoma Industrial Finance Authority: Yes



Recreational Facilities

Type of Facilities Available: Public Golf Course, Tennis Court, Parks, Skating, Bowling, Sports Complex, Train Ride

Country Club Available: Yes - 12 miles

Distance to Nearest Public Access Lake: 12 miles
Activities Allowed at Lake: Swimming, Fishing, Boating, Water Skiing, Hunting
Additional Recreational Activities in Area: Public hunting on 880,000 acres of forest land, for user fee (owned by Weyerhaeuser Co.)


Major Highways: US-70, US-259, SH-3
Nearest Interstate Highway: 1-30
Distance to Interchange: 62 miles
Indian Nation Turnpike: 47 miles

Bus Lines: None

Texas Oklahoma Eastern
Connects on East with Kansas City Southern;
Connects on West with Burlington Line

Air Transportation:
Nearest Airport: 2 miles
Runway Length: 3200'
Runway Surface: Asphalt
Fixed Base Operator: Yes Lights: Yes

Location of Nearest Commercial Airport:
Paris, Texas - 68 miles
Airlines: Metro

Nearest Commercial Airport in Oklahoma:
McAlester - 110 miles
Airlines: Metro