Info about Forgan

Forgan, Oklahoma

 

- Population: 523 (as of 2018)

 

- Community began as a railroad town and lies between the Cimarron and Beaver Rivers in an area once known as No Mans Land. 

 

- Economy is based on wheat and milo farming, ranching, oil & gas, and corporate hog farms. 

 

- Businesses in Forgan include:

4 churches: Forgan Baptist Church, United Methodist, First Christian, and Church of Christ

Senior Citizen Center

Community Center

Ozzies Convience Store (serves food)

Forgan Public Schools (K-12)

Wrights Auto Repair

The Beautee Shop

Lighten Up Salon 

Fire Department

Sunset Motel

 

 

- Local Towns:

  • Beaver, Oklahoma: located about 7 miles south of Forgan. Population: 1,404. Popular spots include: Downing's grocery store, Beaver Supply Store, Bittersweet Station, Beaver Sale Barn that includes Carmens Cafe, Pizza Hut, Chapala's Mexican Restaurant, and many more great businesses!

 

  • Liberal, Kansas: located about 30 miles north-west of Forgan. Population: 19,495. Popular spots include: Walmart, Dillons, Walgreens, SouthGate 6 Movie Theather, Billy's Bowling Alley, many good resturants and other businesses! 

 

 

 

FBC Forgan Vital Statistics

 

 

SS avg: 35-40

 

Worship attendance avg: 75

 

Paul H. Dickson, interim pastor (began interim pastorate May 2020)

Pervious Pastor: Brad Vickery, now pastor at Northside Baptist Church, Neosho, Missouri 

 

Worship style: blended, using praise team, various instruments

 

Congregation: balanced mixture of all age groups

 

Awana’s Children’s Ministry: Wednesday evenings (Program was closed due to pandemic; plans to start up in September; was average attendance of 30-35 children)

 

 

 

For vital statistics and other information about Forgan and the surrounding area click on the following link:  

   http://www.city-data.com/city/Forgan-Oklahoma.html