Mayes County, Oklahoma

county in Oklahoma, United States

Mayes County is a county in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. As of 2000, 38,369 people lived there. Its county seat is Pryor, also known as Pryor Creek.

Mayes County
Pensacola Dam on the Grand River in-between Disney and Langley.
Pensacola Dam on the Grand River in-between Disney and Langley.
Map of Oklahoma highlighting Mayes County
Location within the U.S. state of Oklahoma
Map of the United States highlighting Oklahoma
Oklahoma's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 36°18′N 95°14′W / 36.3°N 95.24°W / 36.3; -95.24
Country United States
State Oklahoma
FoundedNovember 16, 1907
Named forSamuel Houston Mayes
SeatPryor Creek
Largest cityPryor Creek
Area
 • Total684 sq mi (1,770 km2)
 • Land655 sq mi (1,700 km2)
 • Water28 sq mi (70 km2)  4.1%%
Population
 • Estimate 
(2013)
40,804
 • Density63/sq mi (24/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Congressional district2nd
Websitemayes.okcounties.org

Bordering countiesEdit

Cities and townsEdit

NRHP SitesEdit

The following sites in Mayes County are listed on the National Register of Historic Places: