Beckham County, Oklahoma Population 2018

Beckham County, Oklahoma's estimated population is 21,793 with a growth rate of -2.85% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Beckham County, Oklahoma is the 39th largest county in Oklahoma.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201722,9711,1785.41%
201721,793-639-2.85%
201622,432-1,131-4.80%
201523,563-37-0.16%
201423,6001320.56%
201323,4684061.76%
201223,0627623.42%
201122,3002421.10%
201022,0583,24617.25%
199018,812-431-2.24%
198019,2433,48922.15%
197015,754-2,028-11.40%
196017,782-3,845-17.78%
195021,627-542-2.44%
194022,169-6,822-23.53%
193028,99110,00252.67%
192018,989-710-3.60%
191019,6991,94110.93%
190017,7580.00%

Beckham County, Oklahoma Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White19,126
Two or More Races1,388
Some Other Race1,110
Black or African American772
American Indian and Alaska Native342
Asian216
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander17

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Beckham County, Oklahoma Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,0001,200 Male Population2004006008001,0001,200 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Beckham County, Oklahoma Median Age

35.1


Total

34.3


Male

36


Female

Beckham County, Oklahoma Adults

There are 17,140 adults, (2,946 of whom are seniors) in Beckham County, Oklahoma.

Beckham County, Oklahoma Age Dependency

61.8

Age Dependency Ratio

20.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Beckham County, Oklahoma Sex Ratio

Female

10,708

46.62%

Male

12,263

53.38%

Beckham County, Oklahoma Households and Families

Beckham County, Oklahoma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Beckham County, Oklahoma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.9%21.1%
All65.6%34.4%
Male51%49%
Non Family50.6%49.4%
Female50.3%49.7%

65.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Beckham County, Oklahoma Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,5732.865.6
Married4,0223.578.9
Non Family2,2761.350.6
Female7973.6350.3
Male4782.7751

3.33

Average Family Size

2.8

Average Household Size

7.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Beckham County, Oklahoma Households

Beckham County, Oklahoma Education

Beckham County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4913.25%
9th to 12th Grade1,77811.75%
High School Graduate5,99539.63%
Some College3,22621.33%
Associates Degree1,1137.36%
Bachelors Degree1,73211.45%
Graduate Degree7915.23%

Beckham County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,87910,4992,198
Hispanic1,8771,283202
Other Race78851751
Multiple Races63040210
Black53240924
Native American18014825
Asian16115164

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 93.79%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 39.75%.

Beckham County, Oklahoma Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,440$39,831$26,583
Less Than High School$28,062$31,250$24,808
High School Grad$30,179$33,129$16,431
Some College$37,913$59,634$25,463
Bachelors Degree$41,693$48,696$36,975
Graduate Degree$47,212$$41,742

$34,440

Average Earnings

$39,831

Average Male

$26,583

Average Female

Beckham County, Oklahoma Language

Beckham County, Oklahoma Language by Age

Beckham County, Oklahoma Language

90.77% of Beckham County, Oklahoma residents speak only English, while 9.23% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.06% of the population.

Beckham County, Oklahoma Poverty

Beckham County, Oklahoma Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,7361,90511.38%
Hispanic2,81158220.70%
Multiple1,18526322.19%
Other822495.96%
Asian2093215.31%
Black275207.27%
Native25362.37%

12.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.02%

Male Poverty Rate

15.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Beckham County, Oklahoma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Beckham County, Oklahoma is Multiple, with 22.19% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Beckham County, Oklahoma is Native, with 2.37% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.60%.

Beckham County, Oklahoma Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.53%
Some College13.50%
High School9.72%
Bachelors or Greater2.58%

Beckham County, Oklahoma Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.88%
Male Unemployed17.39%
Female Employed7.88%
Male Employed3.26%

Beckham County, Oklahoma Income

Beckham County, Oklahoma Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,625$68,040
Families$62,372$79,399
Married Families$77,531$
Non Families$26,552$36,524

Beckham County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Beckham County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.0%

Male Marriage Rate

48.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Beckham County, Oklahoma Married by Age and Sex

Beckham County, Oklahoma Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Beckham County, Oklahoma Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Beckham County, Oklahoma Veterans

Beckham County, Oklahoma Veterans by War

1,071

Number of Veterans

1,042

Male Veterans

29

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam416
First Gulf War292
Second Gulf War215
Korea99
World War II63

Beckham County, Oklahoma Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54302
65 to 74301
75+246
55 to 64141
18 to 3481

Beckham County, Oklahoma Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9916.91%
Hispanic803.49%
Black385.37%
Indian178.72%
2 or More131.74%
Other121.23%

Beckham County, Oklahoma Veterans by Education

4.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Beckham County, Oklahoma Employment Status

Beckham County, Oklahoma Employment by Age

55.2%

Labor Force Participation

52.6%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Beckham County, Oklahoma Employment by Race

Beckham County, Oklahoma Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Beckham County, Oklahoma

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Elk City11709119972882.46%
Sayre437546032285.21%
Erick10561036-20-1.89%
Carter256251-5-1.95%
Sweetwater 8786-1-1.15%
Texola3635-1-2.78%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990