Chickasha, Oklahoma Population 2023

16,057

Chickasha is a city located in Grady County Oklahoma. It is also the county seat of Grady County. With a 2023 population of 16,057, it is the 33rd largest city in Oklahoma and the 2820th largest city in the United States.Chickasha is currently growing at a rate of 0.01% annually and its population has increased by 0.04% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 16,051 in 2020. Spanning over 22 miles, Chickasha has a population density of 729 people per square mile.

The average household income in Chickasha is $67,241 with a poverty rate of 19.86%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Chickasha is 38.5 years, 36.8 years for males, and 39.9 years for females.

Chickasha Demographics

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

  • White: 79.74%
  • Two or more races: 7.6%
  • Black or African American: 7.03%
  • Native American: 3.95%
  • Other race: 1.16%
  • Asian: 0.53%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
The current population of Chickasha, Oklahoma is 16,057 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 16,051.

Chickasha, Oklahoma Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Native American

Other race

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Chickasha Population by Race

Chickasha Population Pyramid 2023

Chickasha Median Age

38.5

Total

36.8

Male

39.9

Female

Chickasha Adults

There are 12,679 adults, (2,814 of whom are seniors) in Chickasha.

Chickasha Age Dependency

65.5

Age Dependency Ratio

28.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37

Child Dependency Ratio

Chickasha Sex Ratio

Female8,24850.52%
Male8,07849.48%

Chickasha Population by Age

Chickasha Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.1

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

56.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Chickasha Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Chickasha Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Chickasha Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 75.44%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 33.72%.

Chickasha Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$36,634

Average Earnings

$48,125

Average Male

$24,550

Average Female

Chickasha Earnings by Educational Attainment

Chickasha Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Chickasha Language

94.43% of Chickasha residents speak only English, while 5.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.77% of the population.

Chickasha Language

Chickasha Poverty by Race

rate

19.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.88%

Male Poverty Rate

19.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chickasha

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chickasha is Multiple, with 35.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chickasha is Native, with 17.47% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.85%.

Chickasha Poverty

Chickasha Poverty Rate by Education

Chickasha Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Chickasha Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Chickasha Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

42.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.7%

Male Marriage Rate

38.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Chickasha Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Chickasha 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.

Chickasha Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Chickasha Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

1,217

Number of Veterans

1,133

Male Veterans

84

Female Veterans

Chickasha Veterans by War

Chickasha Veterans by Age

count

Chickasha Veterans by Race

Chickasha Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

11.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chickasha Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

53.9%

Labor Force Participation

52.4%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Chickasha Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Chickasha Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Chickasha 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

73.6%

Born in Chickasha

99.07%

Native Born

2.64%

Foreign Born

1.25%

Non Citizen

1.4%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.07% of Chickasha residents were born in the United States, with 73.6% having been born in Oklahoma. 1.25% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Chickasha Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Chickasha Population by Year