Ada, Oklahoma Population 2020

17,209

Ada is a city located in Oklahoma. With a 2020 population of 17,209, it is the 31st largest city in Oklahoma and the 2085th largest city in the United States. Ada is currently declining at a rate of -0.17% annually but its population has increased by 2.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 16,810 in 2010. Ada reached it's highest population of 17,353 in 2016. Spanning over 20 miles, Ada has a population density of 871 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ada is $56,260 with a poverty rate of 20.89%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $686 per month, and the median house value is $106,500. The median age in Ada is 31.6 years, 30.3 years for males, and 33.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.3 males.

Ada Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ada was:

  • White: 66.14%
  • Two or more races: 17.13%
  • Native American: 9.94%
  • Black or African American: 3.68%
  • Asian: 1.63%
  • Other race: 1.30%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.17%
The current population of Ada, Oklahoma is 17,209, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 17,269.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 16,810.

Ada, Oklahoma Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202038,033-107-0.28%
201938,140-107-0.28%
201838,247-107-0.28%
201738,354-171-0.45%
201638,5251710.44%
201538,354460.12%
201438,3081300.34%
201338,178980.26%
201238,0803200.84%
201137,7601610.43%
201037,5990.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,42666.14%
Two or More Races2,96017.13%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,7189.94%
Black or African American6363.68%
Asian2811.63%
Some Other Race2251.30%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander300.17%

Ada Population Pyramid 2020

Ada Median Age

31.6


Total

30.3


Male

33.4


Female

Ada Adults

There are 13,565 adults, (2,530 of whom are seniors) in Ada.

Ada Age Dependency

56.6

Age Dependency Ratio

22.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Ada Sex Ratio

Female

9,125

52.82%

Male

8,151

47.18%

Ada Households and Families

Ada Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ada Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.2%28.8%
All46.2%53.8%
Female37.3%62.7%
Non Family32%68%
Male25.3%74.7%

46.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,7112.3946.2
Non Family3,0811.3632
Married2,3713.1571.2
Female9153.437.3
Male3443.5725.3

3.17

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ada Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3353.15%
9th to 12th Grade1,0379.76%
High School Graduate3,12629.42%
Some College2,38922.48%
Associates Degree4734.45%
Bachelors Degree2,00918.91%
Graduate Degree1,25611.82%

Ada Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,4076,6042,510
Multiple Races1,2411,106374
Native American963797180
Hispanic50726162
Black41438765
Other Race12810815
Asian12212264

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 52.46%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,034$35,728$29,036
Less Than High School$21,048$28,750$12,738
High School Grad$26,750$28,980$25,158
Some College$28,413$31,536$25,799
Bachelors Degree$40,331$53,082$32,596
Graduate Degree$44,121$64,531$41,917

$32,034

Average Earnings

$35,728

Average Male

$29,036

Average Female

Ada Language

Ada Language by Age

Ada Language

92.94% of Ada residents speak only English, while 7.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.68% of the population.

Ada Poverty

Ada Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,9141,79818.14%
Multiple2,87166123.02%
Native1,62350330.99%
Hispanic1,04328727.52%
Black5619917.65%
Asian2729635.29%
Other2096330.14%
Islander231460.87%

20.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.22%

Male Poverty Rate

22.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ada

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ada is Islander, with 60.87% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ada is Black, with 17.65% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.89%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.09%
Some College24.06%
High School18.71%
Bachelors or Greater3.96%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed31.47%
Male Unemployed29.94%
Female Employed12.53%
Male Employed11.66%

Ada Income

Ada Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,736$56,260
Families$55,256$74,346
Married Families$74,884-
Non Families$22,147$33,014

Ada Marital Status

Ada Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.0%

Male Marriage Rate

35.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Ada Married by Age and Sex

Ada Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Ada Marital Status by Race

Ada Veterans

882

Number of Veterans

843

Male Veterans

39

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam312
Second Gulf War204
First Gulf War173
Korea56
World War II45
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74243
75+192
35 to 54178
55 to 64150
18 to 34119
Name Veterans % of Total
White6646.97%
2 or More804.36%
Indian746.26%
Black549.39%
Hispanic426.43%
Other106.58%

$Ada Veterans by Education

6.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ada Employment Status

59.1%

Labor Force Participation

56.1%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Ada Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

69.03%

Born in Oklahoma

96.34%

Native Born

3.66%

Foreign Born

2.47%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.34% of Ada residents were born in the United States, with 69.03% having been born in Oklahoma. 2.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202017,209-30-0.17%
201917,239-30-0.17%
201817,269-54-0.31%
201717,323-30-0.17%
201617,353710.41%
201517,2821030.60%
201417,179440.26%
201317,135350.20%
201217,1001130.67%
201116,9871290.77%
201016,8581,1670.72%
200015,691-129-0.08%
199015,820-82-0.05%
198015,9021,0430.68%
197014,8595120.35%
196014,347-1,648-1.08%
195015,9958520.55%
194015,1433,8823.01%
193011,2613,2493.46%
19208,0123,6636.30%
19104,3490.00%