An exciting downtown district, many parks, upscale shopping centers and recreation choices such as Lake Carl Blackwell and Lake McMurtry contribute greatly to the quality of life in Stillwater. The city’s largest employer is Oklahoma State University with more than 6,000 staffers, and diverse sectors like aerospace, agribusiness, biotechnology, manufacturing, publishing and software help keep the economy robust. Stillwater is also known as the home of red dirt music, a mixture of rock, country, folk and blues.
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