Setting

The Outsiders

Where Does It Take Place?

The story The Outsiders, takes place in the state of Oklahoma.


Facts on Oklahoma:

  • Oklahoma has the largest American Indian population of any state.
  • Oklahoma has 43 colleges and universities.
  • Oklahoma has more man-made lakes than any other state.
  • Oklahoma is the third largest gas-producing state in the nation.
  • Oklahoma is bordered by six states: Texas to the south and west, Arkansas and Missouri to the east, Kansas to the north and Colorado and New Mexico at the tip of the northwestern Oklahoma panhandle.

The 1960s

The 1960s in Pictures: The Outsiders
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