Carter, Oklahoma Population 2024

177

Carter is a city located in Beckham County and Washita County Oklahoma. Carter has a 2024 population of 177. Carter is currently declining at a rate of -0.56% annually and its population has decreased by -2.21% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 181 in 2020.

The average household income in Carter is $80,772 with a poverty rate of 14.46%. The median age in Carter is 47.4 years: 47.1 years for males, and 51.1 years for females.

Carter Demographics

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

  • White: 77.71%
  • Two or more races: 14.46%
  • Native American: 5.42%
  • Other race: 1.81%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.6%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
0.5 sq mi
Density (mi²)
332.80/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-2.21% (-4)
The current population of Carter, Oklahoma is 177 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 181.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White12977.71%
Two or more races2414.46%
Native American95.42%
Other race31.81%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander10.6%
Black or African American00%
Asian00%

White

Two or more races

Native American

Other race

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Black or African American

Asian

Carter Population by Race

Carter Population Pyramid 2024

Carter Median Age

47.4

Total

47.1

Male

51.1

Female

Carter Adults

There are 137 adults, (32 of whom are seniors) in Carter.

Carter Age Dependency

58.1

Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Carter Sex Ratio

Female7142.77%
Male9557.23%

Carter Population by Age

Carter Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All682.4483.816.2
Married323.4790.69.4
Non Family261.2788.511.5
Male51.61000
Female52.80100

3.14

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

83.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Carter Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade75.56%
Associates Degree1915.08%
Bachelors Degree86.35%
Graduate Degree1310.32%
High School Graduate4938.89%
Less Than 9th Grade1310.32%
Some College1713.49%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Carter Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Carter Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White1089217
Native American980
2+ Races554
Other Race300
Hispanic300
Islander110

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 80%.

Carter Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$0$0$0
Graduate Degree$0$0$0
High School Graduate$56,250$68,750$43,250
Less Than 9th Grade$0$0$0
Overall$56,458$67,857$55,625
Some College$47,188$52,500$0

$56,458

Average Earnings

$67,857

Average Male

$55,625

Average Female

Carter Earnings by Educational Attainment

Carter Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Carter Language

98.04% of Carter residents speak only English, while 1.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.96% of the population.

Carter Language

Carter Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White129129.3%
Multiple24937.5%
Native9222.22%
Islander11100%

14.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.84%

Male Poverty Rate

11.27%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carter

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carter is Islander, with 100% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carter is White, with 9.3% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.81%.

Carter Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Some College16.67%
Less Than 9th Grade15%
High School12.24%
Bachelors or Greater4.76%

Carter Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed100%
Male Employed8%
Female Employed3.13%
Female Unemployed0%

Carter Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Carter Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$82,500$86,500
Households$65,000$80,772
Married Families$68,929$-999,999,999
Non Families$53,333$69,573

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Carter Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

55.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.6%

Male Marriage Rate

72.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Carter Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Carter 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.

Carter Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Carter Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

22

Number of Veterans

21

Male Veterans

1

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
First Gulf War11
Vietnam2
World War II2
Second Gulf War0
Korea0

Carter Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
35 to 548
75+6
55 to 644
65 to 744
18 to 340

Carter Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White2218.97%

Carter Veterans by Race

Carter Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

9.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carter Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

59.2%

Labor Force Participation

57.7%

Employment Rate

2.4%

Unemployment Rate

Carter Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Carter Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Carter Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

55.42%

Born in Carter

100%

Native Born

0%

Foreign Born

0%

Non Citizen

0%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100% of Carter residents were born in the United States, with 55.42% having been born in Oklahoma. 0% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Carter Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
2029172-1-0.58%
2028173-1-0.57%
2027174-1-0.57%
2026175-1-0.57%
2025176-1-0.56%
2024177-1-0.56%
202317810.56%
2022177-1-0.56%
2021178-3-1.66%
2020181-69-27.6%
201925010.4%
2018249-1-0.4%
2017250-9-3.47%
2016259-13-4.78%
2015272-1-0.37%
2014273-6-2.15%
201327931.09%
201227693.37%
201126731.14%
201026400%

Carter Population by Year