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Location of Norman, Oklahoma
Location of Norman, Oklahoma
CountryUnited States
StateOklahoma
CountyCleveland
Government
 • TypeCouncil-Manager
 • MayorCindy Rosenthal
 • City ManagerSteven Lewis
Area
 • Total189.5 sq mi (490.8 km2)
 • Land177.0 sq mi (458.4 km2)
 • Water12.5 sq mi (32.4 km2)
Elevation
1,171 ft (357 m)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total102,827
 • Density540.6/sq mi (208.7/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
73000-73099
FIPS code40-52500[1]
GNIS feature ID1095903[2]

Norman, is the county seat and largest city in Cleveland County in the U.S. state of Oklahoma. It is part of the Oklahoma City Metropolitan Statistical Area. Norman is about 20 miles south of Oklahoma City. James Garner and Toby Keith are from Norman. The University of Oklahoma is in Norman. Norman was founded in 1889 by Abner Norman. In 2008, Money Magazine said Norman was a very good place to live. Norman has one small airport and a railroad station.

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