About This Place
Muskogee is a city in Muskogee County, Oklahoma, United States. It is the county seat of Muskogee County, and home to Bacone College. The population was 38,310 at the 2000 census, making it the eleventh largest city in Oklahoma.
The city's current mayor is John Tyler Hammons, first elected in 2008 at the age of 19.
The 1951 film “Jim Thorpe, All American”, starring Burt Lancaster was filmed on the campus of Bacone Indian College at Muskogee.