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Durant, Oklahoma is located in southeastern Oklahoma in Bryan County on U.S. Highway 69/75 (north-south) just 95 miles north of Dallas, Texas and 20 miles north of the Texas-Oklahoma border. US Highway 70 passes through Durant from east to west providing direct access to Lake Texoma State Park, the 12th largest man-made lake in the United States, and Interstate 35. Durant has grown from a small rural community to a modern city full of industrial and technological opportunities. Still, Durant's residents have maintained their family, community values, and work ethics.
Citizens of Durant enjoy a wide range of activities and cultural event. Some of these include boating, fishing and camping at Lake Texoma State Park, golf tournaments at one of four area golf courses, Choctaw Casino, turn of the century exhibits featured at Three Valley Museum, concerts, and annual events like the Magnolia Festival, Christmas in the City of a Thousand Magnolias, and Southeastern Oklahoma State University's Shakespearean Festival. With a superb location, varied culture, and quality lifestyle, Durant is a great place to grow and prosper.
In the past twlve years, the Durant Economic Development Department, the Durant Industrial Authority, and the City of Durant have experienced unprecedented success in recuiting over $600 million in new investments to our community.
We have designed this website to provide you with a maximum amount of information about our City. We are excited to be your host and take you on a virtual tour of the successes that we have experienced through our efforts with TEAM DURANT!
We also have a multitude of printed marketing materials available at our office. Thank You for visiting our site..."Welcome to Durant, Oklahoma!"