Dewey, Oklahoma Population 2020

3,390

Dewey is a city located in Oklahoma. With a 2020 population of 3,390, it is the 94th largest city in Oklahoma and the 5860th largest city in the United States. Dewey is currently declining at a rate of -0.24% annually and its population has decreased by -1.22% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,432 in 2010. Dewey reached it's highest population of 3,994 in 1960. Spanning over 3 miles, Dewey has a population density of 1,188 people per square mile.

The average household income in Dewey is $48,023 with a poverty rate of 17.49%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $618 per month, and the median house value is $80,700. The median age in Dewey is 43.9 years, 42 years for males, and 46.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.7 males.

Dewey Demographics

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

  • White: 83.48%
  • Native American: 9.07%
  • Two or more races: 4.48%
  • Other race: 1.82%
  • Black or African American: 1.16%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Dewey, Oklahoma is 3,390, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,406.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,432.

Dewey, Oklahoma Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,89083.48%
American Indian and Alaska Native3149.07%
Two or More Races1554.48%
Some Other Race631.82%
Black or African American401.16%

Dewey Population Pyramid 2020

Dewey Median Age

43.9


Total

42


Male

46.8


Female

Dewey Adults

There are 2,578 adults, (708 of whom are seniors) in Dewey.

Dewey Age Dependency

85.1

Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Dewey Sex Ratio

Female

1,815

52.43%

Male

1,647

47.57%

Dewey Households and Families

Dewey Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dewey Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82%18%
All71.4%28.6%
Non Family69.2%30.8%
Female54.2%45.8%
Male48.3%51.7%

71.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4092.3771.4
Non Family6001.0669.2
Married5613.4782
Female1902.8254.2
Male583.7448.3

3.32

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dewey Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade933.84%
9th to 12th Grade2409.91%
High School Graduate1,05243.44%
Some College55122.75%
Associates Degree1616.65%
Bachelors Degree1998.22%
Graduate Degree1265.20%

Dewey Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,8741,599224
Native American20819046
Hispanic20216615
Multiple Races989840
Black4036
Other Race36

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 40.82%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,776$32,047$23,026
Less Than High School$30,923$32,083$
High School Grad$22,325$31,078$21,339
Some College$30,063$32,875$24,196
Bachelors Degree$34,931$$33,889
Graduate Degree$38,906$$39,453

$29,776

Average Earnings

$32,047

Average Male

$23,026

Average Female

Dewey Language

Dewey Language by Age

Dewey Language

90.47% of Dewey residents speak only English, while 9.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.53% of the population.

Dewey Poverty

Dewey Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,46450620.54%
Multiple1554227.10%
Hispanic378225.82%
Native310134.19%

17.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.61%

Male Poverty Rate

19.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dewey

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dewey is Multiple, with 27.10% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dewey is Native, with 4.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.06%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.67%
High School22.11%
Bachelors or Greater15.16%
Some College9.88%
Name Poverty
Female Employed6.48%
Male Employed3.79%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Dewey Income

Dewey Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,315$48,023
Families$56,932$61,909
Married Families$63,720-
Non Families$22,162$29,219

Dewey Marital Status

Dewey Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.9%

Male Marriage Rate

39.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Dewey Married by Age and Sex

Dewey 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 45-54.

Dewey Marital Status by Race

Dewey Veterans

289

Number of Veterans

289

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War104
Second Gulf War87
Vietnam58
Korea31
World War II25
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54104
75+83
65 to 7471
18 to 3419
55 to 6412
Name Veterans % of Total
White27212.46%
Hispanic208.51%
2 or More1313.27%
Black410.00%

$Dewey Veterans by Education

4.80%

Veteran Poverty Rate

58.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dewey Employment Status

54.6%

Labor Force Participation

52.4%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Dewey 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

61.70%

Born in Oklahoma

93.39%

Native Born

6.61%

Foreign Born

3.81%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.39% of Dewey residents were born in the United States, with 61.70% having been born in Oklahoma. 3.81% 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
20203,390-8-0.24%
20193,398-8-0.23%
20183,406-50-1.45%
20173,456-8-0.23%
20163,464-9-0.26%
20153,473-7-0.20%
20143,480130.37%
20133,4670.00%
20123,467310.90%
20113,436190.56%
20103,4172380.72%
20003,179-147-0.45%
19903,326-219-0.64%
19803,545-413-1.10%
19703,958-36-0.09%
19603,9941,4814.74%
19502,5130.00%