Woodward is a city in and the county seat of Woodward County, Oklahoma, United States. It is the largest city in a nine-county area. The population was 12,051 at the 2010 census.
The area was originally home to Kiowa, Comanche, Cheyenne and Arapaho tribes, but white settlers established the town in 1887. The Land Run of 1893 further opened up the area to settlement.
The city lies just west of Boiling Springs State Park.