Beckham County, Oklahoma Population 2018

Beckham County, Oklahoma's estimated population is 21,793 with a growth rate of -6.43% 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
201721,793-1,497-6.43%
201623,2908583.82%
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
White19,523
Two or More Races1,742
Black or African American810
Some Other Race736
American Indian and Alaska Native262
Asian198
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander19

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Beckham County, Oklahoma Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Beckham County, Oklahoma Median Age

34.9


Total

34.4


Male

35.8


Female

Beckham County, Oklahoma Adults

There are 17,398 adults, (3,004 of which are seniors) in Beckham County, Oklahoma.

Beckham County, Oklahoma Age Dependency

61.8

Age Dependency Ratio

20.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41

Child Dependency Ratio

Beckham County, Oklahoma Sex Ratio

Female

10,951

47.02%

Male

12,339

52.98%

Beckham County, Oklahoma Households and Families

Beckham County, Oklahoma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Beckham County, Oklahoma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.4%17.6%
All63.8%36.2%
Non Family49.6%50.4%
Male45.8%54.2%
Female35%65%

63.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Beckham County, Oklahoma Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,5082.8963.8
Married3,7613.4782.4
Non Family2,2651.3249.6
Female1,0564.0535
Male4263.1645.8

3.42

Average Family Size

2.89

Average Household Size

8.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

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 Grade6464.22%
9th to 12th Grade1,72711.28%
High School Graduate6,09639.80%
Some College2,93019.13%
Associates Degree1,1147.27%
Bachelors Degree1,83511.98%
Graduate Degree9676.31%

Beckham County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,15310,7212,446
Hispanic1,8821,191222
Multiple Races71840712
Other Race58340072
Black56846329
Asian14613862
Native American12510031

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 94.52%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 42.47%.

Beckham County, Oklahoma Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,403$41,373$27,070
Less Than High School$26,279$30,521$25,219
High School Grad$30,881$33,528$18,341
Some College$35,246$54,085$26,048
Bachelors Degree$41,096$45,726$37,582
Graduate Degree$42,123$63,333$41,194

$34,403

Average Earnings

$41,373

Average Male

$27,070

Average Female

Beckham County, Oklahoma Language

Beckham County, Oklahoma Language by Age

Beckham County, Oklahoma Language

91.42% of Beckham County, Oklahoma residents speak only English, while 8.58% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.65% of the population.

Beckham County, Oklahoma Poverty

Beckham County, Oklahoma Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White17,2912,39713.86%
Hispanic2,62446217.61%
Multiple1,42825417.79%
Other451327.10%
Black381256.56%
Asian167169.58%

14.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.69%

Male Poverty Rate

17.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Beckham County, Oklahoma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Beckham County, Oklahoma is Multiple, with 17.79% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Beckham County, Oklahoma is Black, with 6.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.09%.

Beckham County, Oklahoma Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.87%
Some College14.86%
High School10.79%
Bachelors or Greater3.81%

Beckham County, Oklahoma Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.85%
Male Unemployed22.75%
Female Employed6.41%
Male Employed3.90%

Beckham County, Oklahoma Income

Beckham County, Oklahoma Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,851$72,991
Families$61,766$78,361
Married Families$77,995$
Non Families$27,940$53,963

Beckham County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Beckham County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.6%

Male Marriage Rate

43.9%

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

Beckham County, Oklahoma Veterans

Beckham County, Oklahoma Veterans by War

1,280

Number of Veterans

1,238

Male Veterans

42

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam408
First Gulf War343
Second Gulf War275
Korea123
World War II68

Beckham County, Oklahoma Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54371
65 to 74264
75+250
55 to 64208
18 to 34187

Beckham County, Oklahoma Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1948.09%
Hispanic703.12%
Black496.59%
Other152.28%
Indian139.49%
2 or More90.95%

Beckham County, Oklahoma Veterans by Education

4.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Beckham County, Oklahoma Employment Status

Beckham County, Oklahoma Employment by Age

54.9%

Labor Force Participation

53.1%

Employment Rate

3.3%

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