Ada, Oklahoma Population 2022

17,226
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Ada is a city located in Pontotoc County Oklahoma. Ada has a 2020 population of 17,226. It is also the county seat of Pontotoc County. Ada is currently declining at a rate of -0.02% annually but its population has increased by 2.21% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 16,854 in 2010.

The average household income in Ada is $57,529 with a poverty rate of 17.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $699 per month, and the median house value is $110,000. The median age in Ada is 31.7 years, 30.1 years for males, and 33.8 years for females.

Ada Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Adawas:

  • White: 62.51%
  • Native American: 16.45%
  • Two or more races: 13.90%
  • Black or African American: 4.18%
  • Asian: 1.71%
  • Other race: 1.03%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.22%
The current population of Ada, Oklahoma is 17,226 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 17,226.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 16,854.

Ada, Oklahoma Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201037,5950.00%
201137,7491540.41%
201238,0603110.82%
201338,159990.26%
201438,2861270.33%
201538,336500.13%
201638,5121760.46%
201738,371-141-0.37%
201838,272-99-0.26%
201938,284120.03%
202038,296120.03%
202138,308120.03%

Ada Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,87662.51%
Black or African American7274.18%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,86216.45%
Asian2981.71%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander380.22%
Some Other Race1801.03%
Two or More Races2,41813.90%
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Ada Population by Race

Ada Population Pyramid 2022

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Ada Median Age

31.4


Total

30.2


Male

32.2


Female

Ada Adults

There are 13,358 adults, (2,476 of whom are seniors) in Ada.

Ada Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

22.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Ada Sex Ratio

Female

9,326

53.60%

Male

8,073

46.40%

Ada Population by Age

Ada Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Ada Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70.2%29.8%
All45.5%54.5%
Female36.2%63.8%
Non Family34%66%
Male15.2%84.8%

45.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ada Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,6432.4145.5
Married2,2483.2970.2
Male3683.715.2
Female8633.5636.2
Non Family3,1641.3234

3.3

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

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Ada Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3443.24%
9th to 12th Grade9629.07%
High School Graduate2,89127.27%
Some College2,45923.19%
Associates Degree6345.98%
Bachelors Degree2,15520.33%
Graduate Degree1,15710.91%
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Ada Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Ada Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian12011452
White7,2776,4772,541
2+ Races931865321
Black37432386
Other Race11610226
Native American1,6241,341269
Hispanic40027557

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 95.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 43.33%.

Ada Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,141$39,545$31,415
Less Than 9th Grade$25,270$33,846$20,163
High School Graduate$26,928$28,827$25,577
Some College$31,522$38,518$26,684
Bachelors Degree$43,143$59,063$36,838
Graduate Degree$49,507$80,417$44,877

$35,141

Average Earnings

$39,545

Average Male

$31,415

Average Female

Ada Earnings by Educational Attainment

Ada Language by Age

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Ada Language

94.38% of Ada residents speak only English, while 5.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.29% of the population.

Ada Language

Ada Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Islander1717100.00%
Hispanic87020523.56%
Native2,65460422.76%
Asian2906522.41%
Multiple2,34541117.53%
White9,5721,50315.70%
Black644599.16%
Other24NaN%

17.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.23%

Male Poverty Rate

18.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ada

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ada is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.12%.

Ada Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.77%
High School17.20%
Some College16.71%
Bachelors or Greater2.80%

Ada Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed7.32%
Male Unemployed44.14%
Female Employed8.78%
Female Unemployed19.07%

Ada Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Ada Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,070$59,711
Families$58,144$79,882
Married Families$82,561-
Non Families$24,882$35,698
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Income by Household Type

Ada Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.9%

Male Marriage Rate

32.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Ada Married by Age and Sex

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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 35-44.

Ada Marital Status by Race

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Ada Marital Status

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Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War179
First Gulf War125
Vietnam285
Korea58
World War II17

Ada Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3499
35 to 54207
55 to 64137
65 to 74199
75+199

Ada Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6297.02%
Black315.20%
Native American1135.64%
Other Race2720.77%
2+ Races412.99%
Hispanic163.10%

Ada Veterans by Race

Ada Veterans by Education

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5.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.52%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ada Veterans by Education

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58.5%

Labor Force Participation

56.1%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Ada Employment by Age

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Ada Employment by Race

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Ada Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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71.43%

Born in Ada

97.51%

Native Born

2.49%

Foreign Born

1.73%

Non Citizen

0.76%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.51% of Ada residents were born in the United States, with 71.43% having been born in Oklahoma. 1.73% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Ada Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19104,3490.00%
19208,0123,6636.30%
193011,2613,2493.46%
194015,1433,8823.01%
195015,9958520.55%
196014,347-1,648-1.08%
197014,8595120.35%
198015,9021,0430.68%
199015,820-82-0.05%
200015,691-129-0.08%
201016,8541,1630.72%
201116,9781240.74%
201217,0811030.61%
201317,114330.19%
201417,149350.20%
201517,2521030.60%
201617,319670.39%
201717,297-22-0.13%
201817,238-59-0.34%
201917,235-3-0.02%
202017,232-3-0.02%
202117,229-3-0.02%
202217,226-3-0.02%

Ada Population by Year