Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Population 2018

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma's estimated population is 44,184 with a growth rate of -1.03% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pittsburg County, Oklahoma is the 22nd largest county in Oklahoma.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201744,184-459-1.03%
201644,6432480.56%
201644,395-306-0.68%
201544,701-132-0.29%
201444,833-418-0.92%
201345,251-265-0.58%
201245,516-175-0.38%
201145,691-90-0.20%
201045,7815,20012.81%
199040,581570.14%
198040,5243,0038.00%
197037,5213,1619.20%
196034,360-6,671-16.26%
195041,031-7,954-16.24%
194048,985-1,793-3.53%
193050,778-1,792-3.41%
192052,5704,92010.33%
191047,6509,97326.47%
190037,6770.00%

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White32,241
Two or More Races6,258
American Indian and Alaska Native3,781
Black or African American1,508
Some Other Race611
Asian224
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander20

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

Pittsburg 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

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Median Age

40.8


Total

39.5


Male

42.4


Female

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Adults

There are 34,688 adults, (8,125 of which are seniors) in Pittsburg County, Oklahoma.

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Age Dependency

68.1

Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Sex Ratio

Female

21,950

49.17%

Male

22,693

50.83%

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Households and Families

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.6%16.4%
All71.8%28.2%
Non Family65.5%34.5%
Male53.5%46.5%
Female48%52%

71.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,9032.3771.8
Married8,8722.9583.6
Non Family6,0151.265.5
Female2,0933.0548
Male9232.8353.5

2.89

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Households

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2023.86%
9th to 12th Grade3,13010.05%
High School Graduate11,35736.47%
Some College7,50324.09%
Associates Degree2,9229.38%
Bachelors Degree3,26510.48%
Graduate Degree1,7645.66%

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White23,42720,3483,949
Multiple Races3,2612,827522
Native American2,2881,946268
Hispanic1,12279575
Black1,086904199
Other Race3632605
Asian12910111
Islander1515

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 18.32%.

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,135$39,197$25,163
Less Than High School$21,683$27,247$12,860
High School Grad$25,928$31,420$20,610
Some College$31,574$42,151$24,690
Bachelors Degree$41,279$51,029$34,787
Graduate Degree$45,357$52,361$41,480

$31,135

Average Earnings

$39,197

Average Male

$25,163

Average Female

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Language

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Language by Age

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Language

95.51% of Pittsburg County, Oklahoma residents speak only English, while 4.49% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.83% of the population.

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Poverty

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White30,2334,47714.81%
Multiple6,0471,36422.56%
Native3,42887625.55%
Hispanic1,90578741.31%
Other59131653.47%
Black1,19212610.57%
Asian2173315.21%
Islander201575.00%

17.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.31%

Male Poverty Rate

18.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pittsburg County, Oklahoma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pittsburg County, Oklahoma is Islander, with 75.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pittsburg County, Oklahoma is Black, with 10.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.73%.

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.60%
High School18.81%
Some College11.24%
Bachelors or Greater2.98%

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed49.22%
Female Unemployed35.15%
Female Employed9.87%
Male Employed9.47%

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Income

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,601$56,872
Families$54,257$66,837
Married Families$62,911$75,510
Non Families$24,795$35,011

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.5%

Male Marriage Rate

52.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Married by Age and Sex

Pittsburg 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.

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Marital Status by Race

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Veterans

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Veterans by War

3,988

Number of Veterans

3,758

Male Veterans

230

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,664
First Gulf War717
Second Gulf War482
Korea455
World War II158

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,057
75+907
55 to 64893
35 to 54849
18 to 34282

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,21512.26%
2 or More40010.04%
Indian2057.76%
Black14412.20%
Hispanic675.22%
Other173.83%
Asian73.93%

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Veterans by Education

6.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Employment Status

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Employment by Age

54.9%

Labor Force Participation

51.7%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Employment by Race

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Pittsburg County, Oklahoma

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
McAlester1838318206-177-0.96%
Hartshorne21251987-138-6.49%
Krebs20531945-108-5.26%
Quinton1051996-55-5.23%
Haileyville813769-44-5.41%
Kiowa731683-48-6.57%
Savanna685648-37-5.40%
Crowder430407-23-5.35%
Alderson304287-17-5.59%
Canadian216204-12-5.56%
Pittsburg207196-11-5.31%
Indianola162153-9-5.56%
Ashland6662-4-6.06%
Carlton Landing000NaN%
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