Madill is a city and county seat of Marshall County, Oklahoma, United States. It was named in honor of George Alexander Madill, an attorney for the St. Louis-San Francisco Railway. The population at the 2010 census was 3,770, an increase of 10.8 percent from 3,410 at the 2000 census.It is best known as the site of the annual National Sand Bass Festival.It is part of the Texoma region.
State Highway 199, U.S. 177, and U.S. 70
Location of Madill, Oklahoma
Madill was founded in 1900 by William N. Taliaferro, who had settled in 1886, in what was then known as Pickens County, Chickasaw Nation, Indian Territory. Taliaferro owned a 600-acre farm and operated some ranches in the nearby town of Oakland. Oakland had been the area's largest town, but the railroad caused Madill to grow and Oakland, two miles northwest, to decline. A post office was established at Madill on April 29, 1901, The city was chartered on September 12, 1902.
Madill is located at United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.9 square miles (7.5 km2), of which, 2.9 square miles (7.5 km2) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) of it (1.37%) is water. (34.091261, -96.773565). According to the
Madill is about 10 miles north of Lake Texoma. Madill was originally named Kenlock