Cushing, Oklahoma Population 2022

7,414
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Cushing is a city located in Payne County Oklahoma. Cushing has a 2020 population of 7,414. Cushing is currently declining at a rate of -0.90% annually and its population has decreased by -5.28% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,827 in 2010.

The average household income in Cushing is $52,272 with a poverty rate of 19.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $662 per month, and the median house value is $85,900. The median age in Cushing is 36.1 years, 36.1 years for males, and 36.1 years for females.

Cushing Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cushingwas:

  • White: 80.31%
  • Two or more races: 7.20%
  • Black or African American: 5.36%
  • Native American: 5.23%
  • Other race: 1.77%
  • Asian: 0.13%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Cushing, Oklahoma is 7,414 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,414.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,827.

Cushing, Oklahoma Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,23180.31%
Black or African American4165.36%
American Indian and Alaska Native4065.23%
Asian100.13%
Some Other Race1371.77%
Two or More Races5597.20%
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Cushing Population by Race

Cushing Population Pyramid 2022

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Cushing Median Age

33.2


Total

32.9


Male

33.6


Female

Cushing Adults

There are 5,797 adults, (1,054 of whom are seniors) in Cushing.

Cushing Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

22.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Cushing Sex Ratio

Female

3,516

45.32%

Male

4,243

54.68%

Cushing Population by Age

Cushing Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cushing Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.1%26.9%
All54.9%45.1%
Male47.7%52.3%
Non Family47.1%52.9%
Female28%72%

54.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cushing Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,5832.5954.9
Married1,0923.373.1
Male1113.5347.7
Female4353.6628
Non Family9451.1747.1

3.36

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

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Cushing Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2975.83%
9th to 12th Grade4408.64%
High School Graduate2,42647.65%
Some College1,03020.23%
Associates Degree2675.24%
Bachelors Degree4448.72%
Graduate Degree1873.67%
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Cushing Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cushing Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian10105
Native American27520447
White4,0123,484538
2+ Races24720927
Black31326114
Other Race8080
Hispanic254206

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 50.00%.

Cushing Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,926$33,219$25,665
Less Than 9th Grade$18,110$19,340$
High School Graduate$28,441$30,525$19,574
Some College$32,500$42,022$25,306
Bachelors Degree$46,650$61,696$43,500
Graduate Degree$42,112$44,125$40,781

$30,926

Average Earnings

$33,219

Average Male

$25,665

Average Female

Cushing Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cushing Language by Age

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Cushing Language

95.02% of Cushing residents speak only English, while 4.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.88% of the population.

Cushing Language

Cushing Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1548555.19%
Multiple43612829.36%
White5,5011,06619.38%
Native309299.39%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic3135617.89%

19.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.37%

Male Poverty Rate

22.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cushing

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cushing is Black, with 55.19% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cushing is Hispanic, with 17.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.28%.

Cushing Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.67%
High School19.25%
Some College10.47%
Bachelors or Greater9.20%

Cushing Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.20%
Male Unemployed38.57%
Female Employed8.74%
Female Unemployed15.28%

Cushing Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cushing Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,783$51,403
Families$49,135$60,478
Married Families$67,105-
Non Families$25,996$33,807
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Income by Household Type

Cushing Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.1%

Male Marriage Rate

44.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Cushing Married by Age and Sex

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Cushing 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 45-54.

Cushing Marital Status by Race

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Cushing Marital Status

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434

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War69
First Gulf War66
Vietnam145
Korea62
World War II1

Cushing Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3432
35 to 5475
55 to 6497
65 to 74124
75+106

Cushing Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3938.37%
Black112.85%
Native American175.50%
2+ Races134.66%
Hispanic51.67%

Cushing Veterans by Race

Cushing Veterans by Education

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16.25%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cushing Veterans by Education

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48.6%

Labor Force Participation

46.2%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Cushing Employment by Age

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Cushing Employment by Race

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Cushing Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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66.43%

Born in Cushing

98.05%

Native Born

1.95%

Foreign Born

0.99%

Non Citizen

0.95%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.05% of Cushing residents were born in the United States, with 66.43% having been born in Oklahoma. 0.99% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Cushing Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19206,3260.00%
19309,3012,9753.93%
19407,703-1,598-1.87%
19508,4147110.89%
19608,6192050.24%
19707,529-1,090-1.34%
19807,7201910.25%
19907,218-502-0.67%
20008,3711,1531.49%
20107,827-544-0.67%
20117,878510.65%
20127,873-5-0.06%
20137,918450.57%
20147,859-59-0.75%
20157,874150.19%
20167,820-54-0.69%
20177,747-73-0.93%
20187,682-65-0.84%
20197,615-67-0.87%
20207,548-67-0.88%
20217,481-67-0.89%
20227,414-67-0.90%

Cushing Population by Year