Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Population 2018

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma's estimated population is 72,226 with a growth rate of 0.94% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma is the 9th largest county in Oklahoma.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201772,2266750.94%
201671,551-431-0.60%
201671,9825220.73%
201571,460-58-0.08%
201471,5186340.89%
201370,8843910.55%
201270,4934680.67%
201170,0253890.56%
201069,63610,87618.51%
199058,7603,5216.37%
198055,23912,10528.06%
197043,1341,6483.97%
196041,486-2,031-4.67%
195043,517-10,860-19.97%
194054,377-12,195-18.32%
193066,57220,54444.63%
192046,0282,4335.58%
191043,5953230.75%
190043,27216,86063.83%
189026,4120.00%

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White54,456
American Indian and Alaska Native9,898
Two or More Races3,833
Black or African American2,194
Some Other Race696
Asian458
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander16

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

Pottawatomie 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

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Median Age

37.5


Total

36.6


Male

38.5


Female

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Adults

There are 54,093 adults, (11,162 of which are seniors) in Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma.

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Age Dependency

66.5

Age Dependency Ratio

25.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Sex Ratio

Female

37,469

52.37%

Male

34,082

47.63%

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Households and Families

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.3%18.7%
All68.4%31.6%
Male60.7%39.3%
Non Family57.4%42.6%
Female47.8%52.2%

68.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All25,9382.6368.4
Married13,1843.1981.3
Non Family8,0901.257.4
Female3,4013.5947.8
Male1,2633.360.7

3.17

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Households

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,6933.61%
9th to 12th Grade4,6179.85%
High School Graduate16,61735.47%
Some College12,31126.28%
Associates Degree3,3067.06%
Bachelors Degree5,76912.31%
Graduate Degree2,5405.42%

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White36,96032,5197,056
Native American5,3574,307616
Multiple Races1,8061,531221
Hispanic1,4641,100227
Black1,162945104
Other Race34627242
Asian31626390
Islander104

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 87.98%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 28.48%.

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,032$37,154$24,627
Less Than High School$18,277$21,915$12,365
High School Grad$26,684$33,196$19,456
Some College$30,667$40,676$23,688
Bachelors Degree$38,870$51,122$33,099
Graduate Degree$53,816$64,654$45,656

$31,032

Average Earnings

$37,154

Average Male

$24,627

Average Female

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Language

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Language by Age

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Language

95.86% of Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma residents speak only English, while 4.14% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.60% of the population.

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Poverty

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White50,2587,63715.20%
Native9,6192,29123.82%
Multiple3,28295929.22%
Hispanic3,16791028.73%
Black1,88071137.82%
Other63620432.08%
Asian4484510.04%
Islander16637.50%

18.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.10%

Male Poverty Rate

19.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma is Black, with 37.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma is Asian, with 10.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.12%.

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.43%
High School15.35%
Some College12.89%
Bachelors or Greater4.06%

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.27%
Male Unemployed37.62%
Female Employed10.36%
Male Employed7.60%

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Income

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,351$56,901
Families$52,732$65,883
Married Families$62,184$75,555
Non Families$25,453$34,083

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.6%

Male Marriage Rate

47.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Married by Age and Sex

Pottawatomie 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.

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Marital Status by Race

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Veterans

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Veterans by War

5,850

Number of Veterans

5,452

Male Veterans

398

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,184
First Gulf War988
Second Gulf War842
Korea537
World War II285

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,488
65 to 741,429
55 to 641,294
75+1,185
18 to 34454

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,03011.76%
Indian4947.66%
2 or More1988.38%
Hispanic974.87%
Black744.71%
Other265.76%
Asian184.92%
Hawaiian1062.50%

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Veterans by Education

9.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Employment Status

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Employment by Age

56.4%

Labor Force Participation

52.2%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Employment by Race

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Oklahoma City 5800046383675836310.06%
Shawnee298573146516085.39%
Tecumseh645766662093.24%
McLoud450146371363.02%
Bethel Acres289531332388.22%
Pink20582108502.43%
Maud 10631075121.13%
Earlsboro628642142.23%
Asher393417246.11%
Tribbey39340292.29%
Wanette35035882.29%
Johnson24725362.43%
St. Louis15816242.53%
Brooksville596011.69%
Macomb323313.13%
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