Bessie, Oklahoma Population 2020

165

Bessie is a city located in Oklahoma. With a 2020 population of 165, it is the 463rd largest city in Oklahoma and the 17225th largest city in the United States. Bessie is currently declining at a rate of -2.94% annually and its population has decreased by -8.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 181 in 2010. Bessie reached it's highest population of 184 in 2013. Spanning over 1 miles, Bessie has a population density of 325 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bessie is $45,489 with a poverty rate of 11.32%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $638 per month, and the median house value is $68,000. The median age in Bessie is 43.9 years, 39.9 years for males, and 46 years for females. For every 100 females there are 148.4 males.

Bessie Demographics

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

  • White: 86.16%
  • Two or more races: 13.84%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Bessie, Oklahoma is 165, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 175.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 181.

Bessie, Oklahoma Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13786.16%
Two or More Races2213.84%

Bessie Population Pyramid 2020

Bessie Median Age

43.9


Total

39.9


Male

46


Female

Bessie Adults

There are 132 adults, (25 of whom are seniors) in Bessie.

Bessie Age Dependency

48.6

Age Dependency Ratio

23.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Bessie Sex Ratio

Female

64

40.25%

Male

95

59.75%

Bessie Households and Families

Bessie Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bessie Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Married75%25%
All67.6%32.4%
Non Family60.6%39.4%
Male50%50%

67.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All742.1567.6
Non Family33060.6
Married322.9475
Male62.550
Female35.67100

2.9

Average Family Size

2.15

Average Household Size

2.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bessie Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade65.13%
9th to 12th Grade54.27%
High School Graduate5849.57%
Some College2218.80%
Associates Degree32.56%
Bachelors Degree2117.95%
Graduate Degree21.71%

Bessie Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White968517
Multiple Races18186
Hispanic33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 33.33%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,643$31,406$
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$29,583$29,583$
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$30,625$31,875$29,375
Graduate Degree$$$

$29,643

Average Earnings

$31,406

Average Male

$

Average Female

Bessie Language

Bessie Language by Age

Bessie Language

96.05% of Bessie residents speak only English, while 3.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.95% of the population.

Bessie Poverty

Bessie Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1341611.94%
Multiple2229.09%

11.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.16%

Male Poverty Rate

23.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bessie

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bessie is White, with 11.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bessie is Multiple, with 9.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.91%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School45.45%
Some College4.00%
High School1.72%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed15.79%
Male Employed1.75%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Bessie Income

Bessie Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,045$45,489
Families$54,375$61,198
Married Families$56,250-
Non Families$24,583$23,503

Bessie Marital Status

Bessie Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.0%

Male Marriage Rate

55.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Bessie Married by Age and Sex

Bessie Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Bessie Marital Status by Race

Bessie Veterans

14

Number of Veterans

14

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War7
Vietnam6
Second Gulf War2
Korea1
World War II
Age Group Veterans
35 to 547
55 to 644
65 to 742
75+1
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White1311.61%
2 or More15.00%

$Bessie Veterans by Education

7.14%

Veteran Poverty Rate

7.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bessie Employment Status

68.8%

Labor Force Participation

67.4%

Employment Rate

2.1%

Unemployment Rate

Bessie 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

69.18%

Born in Oklahoma

97.48%

Native Born

2.52%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.48% of Bessie residents were born in the United States, with 69.18% 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
2020165-5-2.94%
2019170-5-2.86%
20181750.00%
2017175-5-2.78%
2016180-4-2.17%
201518421.10%
2014182-2-1.09%
201318421.10%
201218210.55%
20111810.00%
20101810.00%