Bristow, Oklahoma Population 2020

4,261

Bristow is a city located in Oklahoma. With a 2020 population of 4,261, it is the 83rd largest city in Oklahoma and the 5222nd largest city in the United States. Bristow is currently growing at a rate of 0.73% annually and its population has increased by 0.92% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,222 in 2010. Bristow reached it's highest population of 6,619 in 1930. Spanning over 4 miles, Bristow has a population density of 1,207 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bristow is $42,866 with a poverty rate of 24.90%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $558 per month, and the median house value is $82,000. The median age in Bristow is 33 years, 32 years for males, and 34.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 79.4 males.

Bristow Demographics

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

  • White: 75.70%
  • Native American: 11.66%
  • Two or more races: 6.60%
  • Black or African American: 5.60%
  • Other race: 0.43%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Bristow, Oklahoma is 4,261, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,199.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,222.

Bristow, Oklahoma Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,17575.70%
American Indian and Alaska Native48911.66%
Two or More Races2776.60%
Black or African American2355.60%
Some Other Race180.43%

Bristow Population Pyramid 2020

Bristow Median Age

33


Total

32


Male

34.4


Female

Bristow Adults

There are 3,033 adults, (711 of whom are seniors) in Bristow.

Bristow Age Dependency

80.6

Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50

Child Dependency Ratio

Bristow Sex Ratio

Female

2,338

55.75%

Male

1,856

44.25%

Bristow Households and Families

Bristow Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bristow Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.2%23.8%
All52.9%47.1%
Non Family43.7%56.3%
Male38.9%61.1%
Female37.7%62.3%

52.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6442.552.9
Non Family6571.1543.7
Married5423.3676.2
Female3503.5737.7
Male953.0438.9

3.24

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

9.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bristow Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade511.97%
9th to 12th Grade34113.18%
High School Graduate1,12743.56%
Some College61123.62%
Associates Degree1586.11%
Bachelors Degree2429.35%
Graduate Degree572.20%

Bristow Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,9731,702265
Native American2682138
Black1901638
Multiple Races1007418
Hispanic5643
Other Race1818

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 multiple races people with a rate of 18.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,725$31,719$27,275
Less Than High School$16,492$16,250$
High School Grad$28,636$42,784$25,444
Some College$28,688$32,583$25,592
Bachelors Degree$43,750$67,708$38,750
Graduate Degree$$$

$28,725

Average Earnings

$31,719

Average Male

$27,275

Average Female

Bristow Language

Bristow Language by Age

Bristow Language

99.00% of Bristow residents speak only English, while 1.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.00% of the population.

Bristow Poverty

Bristow Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,90662221.40%
Native48926253.58%
Multiple2775218.77%
Hispanic1944322.16%
Black2334017.17%

24.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.46%

Male Poverty Rate

28.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bristow

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bristow is Native, with 53.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bristow is Black, with 17.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.11%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.41%
High School18.77%
Some College12.72%
Bachelors or Greater7.93%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.67%
Male Employed11.45%
Female Employed8.28%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Bristow Income

Bristow Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,222$42,866
Families$38,750$47,871
Married Families$60,641-
Non Families$22,551$30,280

Bristow Marital Status

Bristow Marital Status

Marriage Rates

36.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.8%

Male Marriage Rate

32.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Bristow Married by Age and Sex

Bristow 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 20-34.

Bristow Marital Status by Race

Bristow Veterans

354

Number of Veterans

330

Male Veterans

24

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam134
Second Gulf War53
First Gulf War48
Korea40
World War II24
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7498
55 to 6486
75+64
35 to 5463
18 to 3443
Name Veterans % of Total
White29512.61%
Indian309.62%
Black2210.33%
2 or More74.90%

$Bristow Veterans by Education

12.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

49.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bristow Employment Status

51.4%

Labor Force Participation

49%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Bristow 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

74.27%

Born in Oklahoma

99.40%

Native Born

0.60%

Foreign Born

0.33%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.40% of Bristow residents were born in the United States, with 74.27% having been born in Oklahoma. 0.33% 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
20204,261310.73%
20194,230310.74%
20184,199-21-0.50%
20174,220310.74%
20164,189-10-0.24%
20154,199170.41%
20144,182-23-0.55%
20134,205-22-0.52%
20124,227-9-0.21%
20114,23670.17%
20104,229-96-0.22%
20004,3252630.63%
19904,062-640-1.45%
19804,702490.10%
19704,653-142-0.30%
19604,795-605-1.18%
19505,400-650-1.13%
19406,050-569-0.89%
19306,6193,1596.70%
19203,4600.00%