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

Notes:

–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).

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Broken_Arrow,_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

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tulsa_County,_Oklahoma
Tulsa City

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tulsa,_Oklahoma

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