Fort Towson, Oklahoma Population 2020

488

Fort Towson is a city located in Oklahoma. With a 2020 population of 488, it is the 318th largest city in Oklahoma and the 13416th largest city in the United States. Fort Towson is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -5.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 519 in 2010. Fort Towson reached it's highest population of 507 in 2010. Spanning over 6 miles, Fort Towson has a population density of 87 people per square mile.

The average household income in Fort Towson is $46,655 with a poverty rate of 27.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $600 per month, and the median house value is $84,200. The median age in Fort Towson is 49.7 years, 49.5 years for males, and 50.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 85.4 males.

Fort Towson Demographics

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

  • White: 78.57%
  • Two or more races: 9.40%
  • Native American: 8.83%
  • Other race: 2.82%
  • Black or African American: 0.38%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Fort Towson, Oklahoma is 488, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 488.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 519.

Fort Towson, Oklahoma Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White41878.57%
Two or More Races509.40%
American Indian and Alaska Native478.83%
Some Other Race152.82%
Black or African American20.38%

Fort Towson Population Pyramid 2020

Fort Towson Median Age

49.7


Total

49.5


Male

50.1


Female

Fort Towson Adults

There are 436 adults, (146 of whom are seniors) in Fort Towson.

Fort Towson Age Dependency

83.4

Age Dependency Ratio

50.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Fort Towson Sex Ratio

Female

287

53.95%

Male

245

46.05%

Fort Towson Households and Families

Fort Towson Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fort Towson Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.3%21.7%
Male76.9%23.1%
All70.4%29.6%
Non Family61.7%38.3%
Female60.9%39.1%

70.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2232.3970.4
Married1062.6678.3
Non Family811.261.7
Female234.760.9
Male133.4676.9

2.92

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fort Towson Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade235.84%
9th to 12th Grade4511.42%
High School Graduate17043.15%
Some College8621.83%
Associates Degree174.31%
Bachelors Degree369.14%
Graduate Degree174.31%

Fort Towson Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White32327545
Native American31272
Multiple Races25186
Other Race134
Hispanic92
Black22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 24.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,547$30,625$20,179
Less Than High School$20,625$$
High School Grad$27,159$33,125$26,000
Some College$27,000$35,625$15,417
Bachelors Degree$15,000$$
Graduate Degree$35,625$$37,500

$25,547

Average Earnings

$30,625

Average Male

$20,179

Average Female

Fort Towson Language

Fort Towson Language by Age

Fort Towson Language

98.24% of Fort Towson residents speak only English, while 1.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.76% of the population.

Fort Towson Poverty

Fort Towson Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White41312029.06%
Multiple451942.22%
Native4724.26%
Other15213.33%

27.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.78%

Male Poverty Rate

31.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fort Towson

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fort Towson is Multiple, with 42.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fort Towson is Native, with 4.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.92%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School38.24%
High School21.76%
Some College14.56%
Bachelors or Greater9.43%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed57.14%
Male Unemployed45.00%
Male Employed10.42%
Female Employed4.29%

Fort Towson Income

Fort Towson Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,821$46,655
Families$44,000$54,407
Married Families$55,000-
Non Families$20,313$32,035

Fort Towson Marital Status

Fort Towson Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.8%

Male Marriage Rate

48.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Fort Towson Married by Age and Sex

Fort Towson Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Fort Towson Marital Status by Race

Fort Towson Veterans

54

Number of Veterans

54

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam28
First Gulf War10
Second Gulf War8
Korea7
World War II3
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7430
75+12
55 to 646
35 to 544
18 to 342

$Fort Towson Veterans by Education

14.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fort Towson Employment Status

42.6%

Labor Force Participation

36.6%

Employment Rate

14%

Unemployment Rate

Fort Towson 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

51.88%

Born in Oklahoma

97.93%

Native Born

2.07%

Foreign Born

2.07%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.93% of Fort Towson residents were born in the United States, with 51.88% having been born in Oklahoma. 2.07% 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
20204880.00%
20194880.00%
2018488-5-1.01%
20174930.00%
2016493-6-1.20%
2015499-4-0.80%
201450330.60%
2013500-5-0.99%
2012505-2-0.39%
20115070.00%
20105070.00%