Delaware County, Oklahoma Population 2019

Delaware County, Oklahoma's estimated population is 42,602 with a growth rate of 1.72% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Delaware County, Oklahoma is the 24th largest county in Oklahoma.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201742,6027221.72%
201641,8802480.60%
201541,632-46-0.11%
201441,678780.19%
201341,600-18-0.04%
201241,618170.04%
201141,601200.05%
201041,58113,51148.13%
199028,0704,12417.22%
198023,9466,17934.78%
197017,7674,56934.62%
196013,198-1,536-10.42%
195014,734-3,858-20.75%
194018,5923,22220.96%
193015,3701,50210.83%
192013,8682,39920.92%
191011,4691,59316.13%
19009,8760.00%

Delaware County, Oklahoma Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White27,394
American Indian and Alaska Native8,925
Two or More Races4,345
Some Other Race594
Asian466
Black or African American107
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander47

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

Delaware County, Oklahoma Population Pyramid 2019

5001,0001,500 Male Population5001,0001,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Delaware County, Oklahoma Median Age

46.5


Total

45.4


Male

47.4


Female

Delaware County, Oklahoma Adults

There are 33,125 adults, (9,935 of whom are seniors) in Delaware County, Oklahoma.

Delaware County, Oklahoma Age Dependency

80.6

Age Dependency Ratio

42.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Delaware County, Oklahoma Sex Ratio

Female

21,191

50.60%

Male

20,687

49.40%

Delaware County, Oklahoma Households and Families

Delaware County, Oklahoma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Delaware County, Oklahoma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.8%15.2%
All76%24%
Non Family70.9%29.1%
Male60.5%39.5%
Female56.5%43.5%

76.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Delaware County, Oklahoma Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,5712.576
Married8,6122.9984.8
Non Family5,3601.1870.9
Female1,8973.5656.5
Male7023.6460.5

3.05

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Delaware County, Oklahoma Households

Delaware County, Oklahoma Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1353.77%
9th to 12th Grade3,48811.60%
High School Graduate11,19037.21%
Some College7,03223.38%
Associates Degree2,2597.51%
Bachelors Degree3,21310.68%
Graduate Degree1,7585.85%

Delaware County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21,44018,5534,023
Native American5,5744,594611
Multiple Races2,1261,712224
Hispanic68039042
Other Race31615415
Asian28221770
Black4928
Islander31231

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 86.53%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 24.82%.

Delaware County, Oklahoma Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,168$32,062$22,696
Less Than High School$20,228$23,443$15,110
High School Grad$25,007$30,279$20,794
Some College$26,197$33,829$21,871
Bachelors Degree$38,068$46,582$35,147
Graduate Degree$55,000$63,542$50,265

$27,168

Average Earnings

$32,062

Average Male

$22,696

Average Female

Delaware County, Oklahoma Language

Delaware County, Oklahoma Language by Age

Delaware County, Oklahoma Language

94.12% of Delaware County, Oklahoma residents speak only English, while 5.88% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Other, which is spoken by 2.26% of the population.

Delaware County, Oklahoma Poverty

Delaware County, Oklahoma Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White26,5493,90014.69%
Native8,8162,32926.42%
Multiple4,2781,21228.33%
Hispanic1,49550833.98%
Other59417529.46%
Asian4667616.31%
Black832934.94%

19.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.53%

Male Poverty Rate

20.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Delaware County, Oklahoma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Delaware County, Oklahoma is Black, with 34.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Delaware County, Oklahoma is White, with 14.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.31%.

Delaware County, Oklahoma Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.93%
High School15.96%
Some College11.94%
Bachelors or Greater4.84%

Delaware County, Oklahoma Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed36.51%
Female Unemployed33.33%
Female Employed11.21%
Male Employed9.16%

Delaware County, Oklahoma Income

Delaware County, Oklahoma Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,234$53,489
Families$47,069$61,926
Married Families$55,251$69,153
Non Families$23,222$34,186

Delaware County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Delaware County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.3%

Male Marriage Rate

52.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Delaware County, Oklahoma Married by Age and Sex

Delaware 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 35To44.

Delaware County, Oklahoma Marital Status by Race


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

Delaware County, Oklahoma Veterans

Delaware County, Oklahoma Veterans by War

3,826

Number of Veterans

3,663

Male Veterans

163

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,801
First Gulf War506
Korea438
Second Gulf War234
World War II125

Delaware County, Oklahoma Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,601
75+1,035
35 to 54623
55 to 64457
18 to 34110

Delaware County, Oklahoma Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,29814.21%
Indian3235.02%
2 or More1837.00%
Hispanic445.02%
Other153.60%
Hawaiian48.51%
Asian30.91%

Delaware County, Oklahoma Veterans by Education

7.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Delaware County, Oklahoma Employment Status

Delaware County, Oklahoma Employment by Age

50.1%

Labor Force Participation

45.9%

Employment Rate

8.3%

Unemployment Rate

Delaware County, Oklahoma Employment by Race

Delaware County, Oklahoma Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Delaware County, Oklahoma

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Grove662568352103.17%
Jay24992517180.72%
West Siloam Springs844840-4-0.47%
Colcord819815-4-0.49%
Kansas787783-4-0.51%
Bernice565562-3-0.53%
Ketchum 443433-10-2.26%
Oaks 286285-1-0.35%
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