Ames, Oklahoma Population 2020

238

Ames is a city located in Oklahoma. With a 2020 population of 238, it is the 430th largest city in Oklahoma and the 16122nd largest city in the United States. Ames is currently declining at a rate of -0.83% annually and its population has decreased by -0.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 239 in 2010. Ames reached it's highest population of 245 in 2014. Spanning over 0 miles, Ames has a population density of 800 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ames is $54,533 with a poverty rate of 8.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $822 per month, and the median house value is $79,200. The median age in Ames is 37.2 years, 38 years for males, and 35.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 78.4 males.

Ames Demographics

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

  • White: 99.62%
  • Other race: 0.38%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Ames, Oklahoma is 238, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 242.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 239.

Ames, Oklahoma Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White26399.62%
Some Other Race10.38%

Ames Population Pyramid 2020

Ames Median Age

37.2


Total

38


Male

35.5


Female

Ames Adults

There are 188 adults, (69 of whom are seniors) in Ames.

Ames Age Dependency

121.8

Age Dependency Ratio

58

Old Age Dependency Ratio

63.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Ames Sex Ratio

Female

148

56.06%

Male

116

43.94%

Ames Households and Families

Ames Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ames Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family100%0%
All81%19%
Married78%22%
Male71.4%28.6%
Female37.5%62.5%

81.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1052.5181
Married593.1278
Non Family311.16100
Female81.8837.5
Male74.1471.4

2.82

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

13.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ames Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade106.21%
9th to 12th Grade2314.29%
High School Graduate7949.07%
Some College2515.53%
Associates Degree127.45%
Bachelors Degree84.97%
Graduate Degree42.48%

Ames Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16012712
Hispanic11
Other Race11

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 7.50%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,528$43,750$32,917
Less Than High School$31,250$36,875$
High School Grad$36,250$47,500$35,250
Some College$35,625$63,500$29,375
Bachelors Degree$41,250$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$36,528

Average Earnings

$43,750

Average Male

$32,917

Average Female

Ames Language

Ames Language by Age

Ames Language

99.59% of Ames residents speak only English, while 0.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.41% of the population.

Ames Poverty

Ames Poverty by Race

8.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.26%

Male Poverty Rate

8.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ames

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ames is White, with 8.63% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ames is White, with 8.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.05%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.18%
Some College8.11%
High School3.80%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Male Employed8.93%
Female Employed0.00%

Ames Income

Ames Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$57,083$54,533
Families$63,000$60,277
Married Families$64,375-
Non Families$28,750$33,206

Ames Marital Status

Ames Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.8%

Male Marriage Rate

55.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Ames Married by Age and Sex

Ames Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Ames Marital Status by Race

Ames Veterans

20

Number of Veterans

20

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam11
First Gulf War1
Second Gulf War1
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
75+8
65 to 748
55 to 643
35 to 541
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White1910.16%
Hispanic1100.00%
Other1100.00%

$Ames Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ames Employment Status

56.4%

Labor Force Participation

52.7%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Ames 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

76.14%

Born in Oklahoma

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Ames residents were born in the United States, with 76.14% having been born in Oklahoma. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020238-2-0.83%
2019240-2-0.83%
201824210.41%
2017241-2-0.82%
2016243-1-0.41%
2015244-1-0.41%
201424531.24%
20132420.00%
201224220.83%
201124031.27%
20102370.00%