Guthrie

Population: 10,818
Median Home Sale: $84,000
Median Household Income: $34,769
Median Commute: 24.00
Old style architecture in Guthrie, OK. Photo By: Serge Melki
The city of Guthrie, Oklahoma is the county seat of Logan County, Oklahoma. Guthrie began as they territorial capital of Oklahoma and later was the state capital. Today Guthrie is home to over 10,000 residents and is considered part of the Oklahoma City Metroplex. Because Guthrie lost its prominence rather early in it’s history it has a well-preserved Victorian enclave. Guthrie has retained a large collection of late nineteenth center/early twentieth century commercial architecture and its historic district is designated as a National Historic Landmark. Guthrie was largely settled on April 22, 1889 has part of the land run of 1889. It took about six hours for 10,000 people to stake their claims in the area. The post office of Guthrie was established on April 4, 1889. In 1907 Guthrie Read More +
The city of Guthrie, Oklahoma is the county seat of Logan County, Oklahoma. Guthrie began as they territorial capital of Oklahoma and later was the state capital. Today Guthrie is home to over 10,000 residents and is considered part of the Oklahoma City Metroplex. Because Guthrie lost its prominence rather early in it’s history it has a well-preserved Victorian enclave. Guthrie has retained a large collection of late nineteenth center/early twentieth century commercial architecture and its historic district is designated as a National Historic Landmark.

Guthrie was largely settled on April 22, 1889 has part of the land run of 1889. It took about six hours for 10,000 people to stake their claims in the area. The post office of Guthrie was established on April 4, 1889. In 1907 Guthrie became the state capital but in 1910 the capital was moved to Oklahoma City. After the move of the state’s capital Guthrie began to dwindle allowing the architecture to be preserved unlike many other cities. Today Guthrie hosts Historic Trolley Tours and keeps history alive at the Oklahoma Territorial Museum and the Oklahoma Frontier Drugstore Museum.

Today Guthrie has peaceful tree-lined streets, beautiful neighborhoods and green and welcoming public spaces. Careful city planning has allowed Guthrie to thrive welcome progress while respecting and protecting its past. Homes for sale in Guthrie range from historic Victorian homes to middle class and starter homes. Whether your looking for a fixer-upper, rental property or a luxury home realtors there have what you need.

According to 2010 census Guthrie is home to 10,191 citizens. with nearly 4,000 households, approximately a 1/3 of which had children under the age of 18. According to the 2000 census the median household income was $30,460 a number which has reason in the last 13 years. The three largest ethnic groups in the city are Caucasian at 75.84%, 15.77% African American and 3.79% Latino or Hispanic.

The Education of Guthrie’s youth is provided by the Guthrie public schools, they have six campuses that serve pre-k through high school. St. Mary Catholic schools is the primary private school in the city. For vocational education there is the Guthrie Job Corp Center or Meridian Technology in nearby Stillwater. Higher education can be obtained at Oklahoma State University, Langston University, University of Central Oklahoma which are all located in nearby cities and towns.

Whether you are drawn by the history, the architecture or the many festivals and events Guthrie is a lively place full of culture, education, history and art. Real estate ranges from economy homes to luxury homes and allow buyers to find just the style and location they seek. Explore the possibilities and find a home in Guthrie, Oklahoma today. Read less –

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Local School Data for Guthrie, Oklahoma

Preschool

School Name Distance Type Grades
GUTHRIE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL 4.42 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-K
COTTERAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 4.92 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-K
ST MARY CATHOLIC SCHOOL 5.8 mi CATHOLIC PRESCHOOL-8

Elementary

School Name Distance Type Grades
GUTHRIE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL 4.42 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-K
COTTERAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 4.92 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-K
CENTRAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 5.63 mi PUBLIC 1-1
ST MARY CATHOLIC SCHOOL 5.8 mi CATHOLIC PRESCHOOL-8
FOGARTY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 5.94 mi PUBLIC 2-3
GUTHRIE UPPER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 6.51 mi PUBLIC 4-6

Middle

School Name Distance Type Grades
GUTHRIE JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL 5.69 mi PUBLIC 7-8
ST MARY CATHOLIC SCHOOL 5.8 mi CATHOLIC PRESCHOOL-8

High

School Name Distance Type Grades
GUTHRIE HIGH SCHOOL 6.32 mi PUBLIC 9-12

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