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Founded in 1893
Grant County, located in north-central Oklahoma, lies in
the most northern tier of counties bordered on the north by the state of Kansas. Surrounded by Kay County on the
east, Garfield County on the south, and Alfalfa County on the west, Grant County has a total of 1,003.61 squares
miles of land and water. Situated in the Red Bed Plains and in the Great Salt Plains, the area is noted as a wheat-growing
region. The grassy plains are drained by the Salt Fork of the Arkansas River, which flows from west to east in
the southern half of the county. North-south tributaries such as Pond, Deer, Osage, and Crooked creeks flow into
the Salt Fork. The Chikaskia River (pronounced chi-KAS-kee-uh) originates in the county's northeastern corner, crossing west to east
into Kay County. The county was named after Pres. Ulysses S. Grant.
Cities and Towns
Deer Creek -- Gibbon -- Jefferson -- Lamont -- Manchester
Medford -- Nash -- Pond Creek -- Renfrow -- Wakita
Its county seat is Medford
County, Kansas (north)
* Kay County (east)
* Garfield County
* Alfalfa County (west)
* Harper County, Kansas (northwest)
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