Le Flore County, Oklahoma Population 2018

Le Flore County, Oklahoma's estimated population is 49,731 with a growth rate of -0.31% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Le Flore County, Oklahoma is the 15th largest county in Oklahoma.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201749,731-154-0.31%
201649,885430.09%
201649,842760.15%
201549,766-171-0.34%
201449,937-88-0.18%
201350,025-30-0.06%
201250,055-289-0.57%
201150,344-153-0.30%
201050,4977,22716.70%
199043,2702,5726.32%
198040,6988,56126.64%
197032,1373,03110.41%
196029,106-6,170-17.49%
195035,276-10,590-23.09%
194045,8662,9706.92%
193042,8961310.31%
192042,76513,63846.82%
191029,1274,44918.03%
190024,6780.00%

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White37,781
American Indian and Alaska Native5,171
Two or More Races4,282
Black or African American1,190
Some Other Race1,164
Asian240
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander57

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

Le Flore 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

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Median Age

39.7


Total

38.2


Male

40.9


Female

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Adults

There are 37,913 adults, (8,381 of which are seniors) in Le Flore County, Oklahoma.

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Age Dependency

69.1

Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Sex Ratio

Female

24,883

49.88%

Male

25,002

50.12%

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Households and Families

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.9%17.1%
All72.9%27.1%
Non Family66.3%33.7%
Female53.7%46.3%
Male52.6%47.4%

72.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,3132.6572.9
Married9,6993.1882.9
Non Family5,4361.2466.3
Female2,2113.3753.7
Male9673.5552.6

3.14

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

5.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Households

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Education

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,0626.15%
9th to 12th Grade4,03512.03%
High School Graduate13,68740.82%
Some College5,99317.87%
Associates Degree2,8818.59%
Bachelors Degree3,1199.30%
Graduate Degree1,7525.23%

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White26,14021,7593,943
Native American2,7642,352378
Multiple Races2,3181,984383
Hispanic1,53875522
Black710531105
Other Race64224319
Asian19112132
Islander2525

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 16.75%.

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,912$33,645$24,574
Less Than High School$19,955$25,885$14,058
High School Grad$26,337$32,126$20,244
Some College$28,854$34,116$24,171
Bachelors Degree$39,876$41,385$37,278
Graduate Degree$47,799$54,871$45,806

$29,912

Average Earnings

$33,645

Average Male

$24,574

Average Female

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Language

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Language by Age

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Language

94.16% of Le Flore County, Oklahoma residents speak only English, while 5.84% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.58% of the population.

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Poverty

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White35,2357,25520.59%
Hispanic3,2651,45944.69%
Native5,0541,18723.49%
Multiple4,03283820.78%
Other1,14458150.79%
Black99844544.59%
Asian2232410.76%

22.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.76%

Male Poverty Rate

24.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Le Flore County, Oklahoma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Le Flore County, Oklahoma is Other, with 50.79% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Le Flore County, Oklahoma is Asian, with 10.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.03%.

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.45%
High School20.52%
Some College15.11%
Bachelors or Greater5.99%

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.18%
Male Unemployed40.52%
Female Employed11.39%
Male Employed9.64%

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Income

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,548$50,275
Families$46,334$58,531
Married Families$54,740$66,379
Non Families$19,259$28,227

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.7%

Male Marriage Rate

52.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Married by Age and Sex

Le Flore 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 45To54.

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Marital Status by Race

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Veterans

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Veterans by War

3,703

Number of Veterans

3,443

Male Veterans

260

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,570
First Gulf War567
Korea487
Second Gulf War396
World War II157

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,078
75+898
55 to 64760
35 to 54753
18 to 34214

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,17310.64%
Indian2417.48%
2 or More1896.56%
Hispanic955.00%
Black748.08%
Other172.15%
Hawaiian936.00%

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Veterans by Education

11.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Employment Status

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Employment by Age

51.3%

Labor Force Participation

47.2%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Employment by Race

Le Flore County, Oklahoma Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Le Flore County, Oklahoma

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Poteau851288593474.08%
Pocola40484070220.54%
Heavener34143343-71-2.08%
Spiro21642182180.83%
Arkoma19891925-64-3.22%
Panama14121373-39-2.76%
Talihina11291099-30-2.66%
Wister11021072-30-2.72%
Shady Point10281000-28-2.72%
Howe812792-20-2.46%
Rock Island655637-18-2.75%
Bokoshe509495-14-2.75%
Fort Coffee426414-12-2.82%
Fanshawe 419408-11-2.63%
Cameron302294-8-2.65%
Le Flore181176-5-2.76%
Cowlington155151-4-2.58%
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