General information about Cash 5 Oklahoma
This is the US based lottery game that was launched in September, 2006, or 14 years, 10 months and 26 days ago. Midday drawings take place since August 12, 2012. OK Cash 5 is currently available only in Oklahoma. This is a widely popular lottery, but it has still always been known as OK Cash 5. The game-play format wasn’t changing since the game was launched. The lottery is operated by Oklahoma Lottery. In case you want to know more about Oklahoma Lottery, here is their official website: https://www.lottery.ok.gov. Oklahoma Cash 5 results may be found there as well, by the way. As for their support service, Oklahoma Lottery can be reached via the following contact details:
- HQ: 3817 N. Santa Fe, Oklahoma City, OK 73118
- Telephone: 405 522 7700
Keep in mind that players must be 18 or over to play.
Check Oklahoma Cash 5 results
Oklahoma Cash 5 results are aired right after the drawings that take place in the headquarters of Oklahoma Lottery in Oklahoma City. At the moment, draws are held seven times a week. To be more precise, they are held on each day of the week, at 9:10 PM Central Time. The numbers are drawn using the Computer Random Number Generator. In case you were curious, the first ever draw was held on September 5, 2006, or 14 years, 10 months and 26 days ago.
How it works: picking up Oklahoma Cash 5 numbers
The currently applied format is as follows: 5 / 36. As you can see, players are to choose five main Oklahoma Cash 5 numbers from the range between 1 and 36 Oklahoma Cash 5 numbers. Pay attention that there are neither bonus, nor additional numbers.
Cash 5 Oklahoma winning odds & prize categories
The lottery currently offers four prize categories. The amount of the top prize is fixed, which means that OK Cash 5 is not the one to bring you a record-high jackpot. For now, it accounts for $25,000. Luckily, the fact that the jackpot is quite modest is compensated by indeed high winning odds! As shown by official estimates, the odds of winning the top prize are 1 in 376,992. In particular, you will have to correctly guess all the five Oklahoma Cash 5 numbers. For more information, please look at the table below:
1 : 376,992
1 : 2,432
1 : 81,1
1 : 8,4
The overall winning chances, in turn, are 1 in 9,5.
Cash 5 Oklahoma prices
The minimum cost of playing is $1. The lottery does not offer any opportunities to multiply prizes. No add-on games are provided, either.
Hot and cold Oklahoma Cash 5 numbers
The lottery’s most often drawn numbers are 15, 19, 10, 29, and 23. The cold, or the least frequent numbers are 25, 32, 33, 36, and 20.
Payouts of Cash 5 Oklahoma prizes
Keep in mind that OK Cash 5 jackpot can only be paid out as a lump sum. Like other prizes greater than $5,000, it must be claimed at the main Lottery Office in Oklahoma City. Prizes of other categories can be redeemed there too, as well as at the claim centers and lottery retailer locations (amounts under $600). Apart from this, cash winnings can be claimed by mail. Unfortunately, OK Cash 5 winnings are subject to taxation, although the top prize is still tax-free. One more thing to take into account is that all the prizes are to be claimed within 180 days from the day of the draw or otherwise the winning ticket expires, regardless of Oklahoma Cash 5 results.