Carter County, Oklahoma Population 2018

Carter County, Oklahoma's estimated population is 48,190 with a growth rate of -0.70% 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
201748,190-340-0.70%
201648,5301710.35%
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
White36,143
American Indian and Alaska Native3,782
Two or More Races3,764
Black or African American3,257
Some Other Race1,029
Asian547
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander8

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

Carter County, Oklahoma Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Carter County, Oklahoma Median Age

38.2


Total

37.2


Male

39


Female

Carter County, Oklahoma Adults

There are 36,203 adults, (7,619 of which are seniors) in Carter County, Oklahoma.

Carter County, Oklahoma Age Dependency

69.9

Age Dependency Ratio

26.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Carter County, Oklahoma Sex Ratio

Female

25,082

51.68%

Male

23,448

48.32%

Carter County, Oklahoma Households and Families

Carter County, Oklahoma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Carter County, Oklahoma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.7%16.3%
All69.3%30.7%
Non Family56.5%43.5%
Female52.7%47.3%
Male51.3%48.7%

69.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Carter County, Oklahoma Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,0712.6469.3
Married8,9803.383.7
Non Family6,1751.2156.5
Female2,0073.7152.7
Male9093.4751.3

3.28

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

4.1%

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 Grade1,2743.96%
9th to 12th Grade3,0659.52%
High School Graduate12,23538.00%
Some College7,29722.66%
Associates Degree2,0606.40%
Bachelors Degree4,05612.60%
Graduate Degree2,2136.87%

Carter County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White24,73321,7835,222
Black2,1041,833178
Native American2,0541,702306
Multiple Races1,5911,368276
Hispanic1,46591064
Other Race48336717
Asian371346239
Islander883

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 64.42%.

Carter County, Oklahoma Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,143$41,458$24,923
Less Than High School$22,717$31,667$16,115
High School Grad$27,579$37,162$20,704
Some College$32,026$46,242$25,585
Bachelors Degree$41,966$50,813$36,092
Graduate Degree$53,571$64,330$41,615

$32,143

Average Earnings

$41,458

Average Male

$24,923

Average Female

Carter County, Oklahoma Language

Carter County, Oklahoma Language by Age

Carter County, Oklahoma Language

93.61% of Carter County, Oklahoma residents speak only English, while 6.39% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.73% of the population.

Carter County, Oklahoma Poverty

Carter County, Oklahoma Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White33,8994,66213.75%
Hispanic3,16278824.92%
Black3,12276824.60%
Native3,73967318.00%
Multiple3,71756215.12%
Other1,02923222.55%
Asian547173.11%
Islander8337.50%

15.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.94%

Male Poverty Rate

17.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carter County, Oklahoma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carter County, Oklahoma is Islander, with 37.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carter County, Oklahoma is Asian, with 3.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.58%.

Carter County, Oklahoma Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.47%
High School13.65%
Some College12.61%
Bachelors or Greater5.29%

Carter County, Oklahoma Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed30.30%
Female Unemployed17.17%
Female Employed7.11%
Male Employed4.84%

Carter County, Oklahoma Income

Carter County, Oklahoma Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,913$62,226
Families$59,085$75,350
Married Families$68,219$84,766
Non Families$24,259$34,234

Carter County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Carter County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.1%

Male Marriage Rate

49.2%

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Carter County, Oklahoma Marital Status by Race

Carter County, Oklahoma Veterans

Carter County, Oklahoma Veterans by War

3,583

Number of Veterans

3,353

Male Veterans

230

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,242
First Gulf War649
Second Gulf War442
Korea376
World War II149

Carter County, Oklahoma Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74982
35 to 54981
75+650
55 to 64610
18 to 34360

Carter County, Oklahoma Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,87310.16%
Black24410.05%
Indian2088.16%
2 or More20610.54%
Hispanic915.10%
Asian286.78%
Other244.37%

Carter County, Oklahoma Veterans by Education

9.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carter County, Oklahoma Employment Status

Carter County, Oklahoma Employment by Age

59.3%

Labor Force Participation

55.6%

Employment Rate

6.1%

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