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Why Bartlesville

About Our Community

More than a place to live, Bartlesville is a tapestry of community connections. It is a place you can call home.


Bartlesville and the surrounding areas offer a diverse selection of homes. Whether you are in the market for a downtown loft, an upscale apartment or a single family residence, Bartlesville can deliver a variety of choices for all budgets.

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Bartlesville area citizens recognize and value the importance of education for the community. The home of an excellent and renowned public school system and private schools, Bartlesville places a strong emphasis on quality education. The Academic Performance Index for the Bartlesville Public School District was tied second among the 32 largest districts in Oklahoma and far above average for the state.

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Arts & Entertainment

We are a city of celebrations, recreation and the arts. From our wild west roots to modern day architectural wonders, there’s something for everyone.

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Health & Wellness

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Work in Bartlesville

The Bartlesville area is home to both globally recognized firms and small, niche companies. Business is Bartlesville is synonymous with a high quality of life in a small city with easy urban access. What makes us attractive?

  • Low cost of doing business
  • State-of-the-art infrastructure
  • Availability of fully-served and attractive industrial sites
  • Centrally located to major regional markets
  • Workforce training readily available and accessible

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Visit Bartlesville

At the heart of “Green Country”, Bartlesville is an unexpected gem nestled next to the beautiful Osage Hills. Built on the history of the American West, Bartlesville is one of the most cosmopolitan cities in Oklahoma. With exceptional museums, outstanding architecture and diverse cultural events, Bartlesville is the place for history, families and fun.

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