Carter County, Oklahoma Population 2019

Carter County, Oklahoma's estimated population is 48,190 with a growth rate of -0.35% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Carter County, Oklahoma is the 17th largest county in Oklahoma.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201748,190-169-0.35%
201648,359-141-0.29%
201548,500-48-0.10%
201448,5481110.23%
201348,4374440.93%
201247,993-38-0.08%
201148,0312330.49%
201047,7984,87911.37%
199042,919-691-1.58%
198043,6106,26116.76%
197037,349-1,695-4.34%
196039,0442,5897.10%
195036,455-6,837-15.79%
194043,2921,8734.52%
193041,4191,1722.91%
192040,24714,88958.72%
191025,358-1,044-3.95%
190026,4020.00%

Carter County, Oklahoma Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White35,899
Two or More Races4,149
American Indian and Alaska Native3,644
Black or African American3,080
Some Other Race1,093
Asian536
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander6

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

Carter County, Oklahoma Population Pyramid 2019

5001,0001,5002,000 Male Population5001,0001,5002,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Carter County, Oklahoma Median Age

38.1


Total

37


Male

39.1


Female

Carter County, Oklahoma Adults

There are 36,078 adults, (7,637 of whom are seniors) in Carter County, Oklahoma.

Carter County, Oklahoma Age Dependency

70.2

Age Dependency Ratio

26.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Carter County, Oklahoma Sex Ratio

Female

24,958

51.56%

Male

23,449

48.44%

Carter County, Oklahoma Households and Families

Carter County, Oklahoma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Carter County, Oklahoma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84%16%
All69.2%30.8%
Non Family55.7%44.3%
Female53.4%46.6%
Male52.4%47.6%

69.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Carter County, Oklahoma Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,2782.669.2
Married9,0083.2584
Non Family6,1831.1955.7
Female2,1363.5753.4
Male9513.4152.4

3.2

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Carter County, Oklahoma Households

Carter County, Oklahoma Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1743.66%
9th to 12th Grade3,0699.57%
High School Graduate11,98737.39%
Some College7,25122.62%
Associates Degree2,0496.39%
Bachelors Degree4,26913.32%
Graduate Degree2,2607.05%

Carter County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White24,50121,6415,512
Black2,0711,820180
Native American1,9491,636308
Multiple Races1,7791,483283
Hispanic1,5301,01672
Other Race57044931
Asian342301192
Islander662

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 56.14%.

Carter County, Oklahoma Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,713$42,387$25,983
Less Than High School$23,223$32,010$14,713
High School Grad$29,747$38,705$21,186
Some College$32,833$46,403$26,166
Bachelors Degree$44,437$53,750$39,265
Graduate Degree$54,531$64,301$47,708

$33,713

Average Earnings

$42,387

Average Male

$25,983

Average Female

Carter County, Oklahoma Language

Carter County, Oklahoma Language by Age

Carter County, Oklahoma Language

93.09% of Carter County, Oklahoma residents speak only English, while 6.91% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.04% of the population.

Carter County, Oklahoma Poverty

Carter County, Oklahoma Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White33,5915,02414.96%
Multiple4,08376818.81%
Black2,93474725.46%
Hispanic3,28367620.59%
Native3,58864317.92%
Other1,09314413.17%
Asian536193.54%
Islander6233.33%

16.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.72%

Male Poverty Rate

17.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carter County, Oklahoma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carter County, Oklahoma is Islander, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carter County, Oklahoma is Asian, with 3.54% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.60%.

Carter County, Oklahoma Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.63%
High School15.46%
Some College12.13%
Bachelors or Greater5.55%

Carter County, Oklahoma Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed32.96%
Female Unemployed18.52%
Female Employed8.02%
Male Employed4.94%

Carter County, Oklahoma Income

Carter County, Oklahoma Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,754$63,951
Families$59,026$76,527
Married Families$67,902$86,858
Non Families$25,850$35,670

Carter County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Carter County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.5%

Male Marriage Rate

50.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Carter County, Oklahoma Married by Age and Sex

Carter 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.

Carter County, Oklahoma Marital Status by Race


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

Carter County, Oklahoma Veterans

Carter County, Oklahoma Veterans by War

3,451

Number of Veterans

3,256

Male Veterans

195

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,304
First Gulf War641
Second Gulf War463
Korea365
World War II109

Carter County, Oklahoma Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74992
35 to 54883
75+672
55 to 64596
18 to 34308

Carter County, Oklahoma Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,6819.56%
Black30812.89%
2 or More26212.00%
Indian1405.77%
Hispanic904.86%
Other355.54%
Asian256.14%

Carter County, Oklahoma Veterans by Education

11.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carter County, Oklahoma Employment Status

Carter County, Oklahoma Employment by Age

58.6%

Labor Force Participation

54.9%

Employment Rate

6.4%

Unemployment Rate

Carter County, Oklahoma Employment by Race

Carter County, Oklahoma Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Carter County, Oklahoma

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ardmore24446251076612.70%
Lone Grove505452251713.38%
Healdton27882761-27-0.97%
Wilson17261722-4-0.23%
Dickson12111247362.97%
Springer700698-2-0.29%
Gene Autry15815800.00%
Tatums15115100.00%
Ratliff City12012000.00%
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