Posted by: newperspectives85 | August 31, 2012

8.31.12 Broken Arrow/Tulsa, Oklahoma

Broken Arrow, Oklahoma

Where Marked takes place–the first of a series of books:  House of Night by P.C. Cast and Kristin Cast

Why bring up Broken Arrow, OK?

Thinking about social studies as a future teacher, I looked up the city on wikipedia


–the fourth largest city in Oklahoma (had no idea), 98, 850 as of 2010 census

–part of the Tulsa Metropolitan area

–Racial makeup as of 2010 census:

79.3% White, 4.3% African American, 5.2% Native American, 3.6% Asian (1.0% Vietnamese), 0.05% Pacific Islander, 2.2% from other races, and 5.4% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino were 6.5% (4.4% Mexican).,_Oklahoma

Tulsa County:  Where Marked takes place along with Broken Arrow

–Broken Arrow is in Tulsa County

–Population:  603, 403 as of the 2010 census,_Oklahoma
Tulsa City,_Oklahoma


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