About Oklahoma City

Downtown Oklahoma City at dusk

At a Glance

  • The capital city of Oklahoma with a metro area population of 1.1 million - the 5th largest city in the continental U.S. based on geographic size.
  • Places Rated Almanac cites Oklahoma City as one of the "Best Places to Live in North America"
  • A mild climate with four distinct seasons and more than 3,000 hours of sunshine each year
  • Renowned festivals, professional sporting events, treasure-filled museums and a variety of arts and entertainment districts