Marshall, Oklahoma: Widest Main Street in USA

Old photos show it accommodating 16 cars driven side-by-side. The street is only four blocks long and your vehicle might be the only one on it; the town is mostly empty.

Address:
Main St., Marshall, OK
Directions:
Take OK-74E to town, then turn west onto Main St.
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Widest Main Street in the USA

Marshall, Oklahoma, population now only 272 (in 2022), has the distinction of having the widest Main Street in the United States. It's just six feet short of being as wide as a football field.

[Steve Davis, 05/20/2022]

Built wide enough for a team of mules to make a U-turn. Old photos show it accommodating 16 cars driven side-by-side. The street is only four blocks long and your vehicle might be the only one on it; the town is mostly empty.


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