Okmulgee, Oklahoma Population 2020

11,587

Okmulgee is a city located in Oklahoma. With a 2020 population of 11,587, it is the 39th largest city in Oklahoma and the 2796th largest city in the United States. Okmulgee is currently declining at a rate of -0.89% annually and its population has decreased by -5.96% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,321 in 2010. Okmulgee reached it's highest population of 18,317 in 1950. Spanning over 20 miles, Okmulgee has a population density of 678 people per square mile.

The average household income in Okmulgee is $44,713 with a poverty rate of 28.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $614 per month, and the median house value is $65,900. The median age in Okmulgee is 33.1 years, 30.8 years for males, and 35.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.3 males.

Okmulgee Demographics

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

  • White: 50.27%
  • Black or African American: 18.87%
  • Native American: 17.91%
  • Two or more races: 11.63%
  • Asian: 0.90%
  • Other race: 0.42%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Okmulgee, Oklahoma is 11,587, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,795.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 12,321.

Okmulgee, Oklahoma Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,04450.27%
Black or African American2,26918.87%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,15417.91%
Two or More Races1,39811.63%
Asian1080.90%
Some Other Race510.42%

Okmulgee Population Pyramid 2020

Okmulgee Median Age

33.1


Total

30.8


Male

35.9


Female

Okmulgee Adults

There are 9,295 adults, (1,934 of whom are seniors) in Okmulgee.

Okmulgee Age Dependency

63.3

Age Dependency Ratio

26.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Okmulgee Sex Ratio

Female

6,219

51.72%

Male

5,805

48.28%

Okmulgee Households and Families

Okmulgee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Okmulgee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.1%26.9%
Male58.9%41.1%
All54.2%45.8%
Non Family46.6%53.4%
Female42.4%57.6%

54.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,5352.454.2
Non Family1,7801.2546.6
Married1,336373.1
Female1,1103.3442.4
Male3093.0958.9

3.01

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

8.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Okmulgee Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2453.20%
9th to 12th Grade89311.66%
High School Graduate2,62234.24%
Some College2,01126.26%
Associates Degree94112.29%
Bachelors Degree6178.06%
Graduate Degree3294.30%

Okmulgee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,1263,545531
Black1,3361,054170
Native American1,2591,086114
Multiple Races63556195
Hispanic30728615
Asian665921
Other Race3838

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 31.82%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,413$28,299$21,767
Less Than High School$19,583$22,240$12,500
High School Grad$22,861$28,205$17,435
Some College$26,291$26,696$25,804
Bachelors Degree$31,078$85,357$22,188
Graduate Degree$63,750$$55,682

$25,413

Average Earnings

$28,299

Average Male

$21,767

Average Female

Okmulgee Language

Okmulgee Language by Age

Okmulgee Language

94.94% of Okmulgee residents speak only English, while 5.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 2.10% of the population.

Okmulgee Poverty

Okmulgee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,9131,10422.47%
Black2,14166931.25%
Native1,98062331.46%
Multiple1,36949836.38%
Hispanic50019639.20%
Other1212100.00%
Asian851112.94%

28.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.86%

Male Poverty Rate

32.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Okmulgee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Okmulgee is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Okmulgee is Asian, with 12.94% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 37.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.21%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School37.74%
High School26.60%
Some College20.92%
Bachelors or Greater7.56%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed64.94%
Male Unemployed32.00%
Female Employed14.95%
Male Employed9.93%

Okmulgee Income

Okmulgee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$31,607$44,713
Families$36,611$51,876
Married Families$55,833-
Non Families$24,779$31,561

Okmulgee Marital Status

Okmulgee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

30.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

31.8%

Male Marriage Rate

30.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Okmulgee Married by Age and Sex

Okmulgee 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 55-64.

Okmulgee Marital Status by Race

Okmulgee Veterans

747

Number of Veterans

717

Male Veterans

30

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam361
First Gulf War94
Second Gulf War58
World War II44
Korea44
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74298
75+210
55 to 64106
35 to 5472
18 to 3461
Name Veterans % of Total
White5009.81%
Black1046.21%
Indian744.74%
2 or More698.69%
Hispanic82.01%

$Okmulgee Veterans by Education

16.85%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Okmulgee Employment Status

50.7%

Labor Force Participation

44.5%

Employment Rate

12.2%

Unemployment Rate

Okmulgee 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

76.66%

Born in Oklahoma

98.75%

Native Born

1.25%

Foreign Born

0.73%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.75% of Okmulgee residents were born in the United States, with 76.66% having been born in Oklahoma. 0.73% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202011,587-104-0.89%
201911,691-104-0.88%
201811,795-180-1.50%
201711,975-104-0.86%
201612,079-30-0.25%
201512,109-34-0.28%
201412,143-130-1.06%
201312,273-80-0.65%
201212,353-95-0.76%
201112,448-120-0.95%
201012,568-454-0.35%
200013,022-419-0.32%
199013,441-2,822-1.89%
198016,2631,0830.69%
197015,180-771-0.49%
196015,951-2,366-1.37%
195018,3172,2661.33%
194016,051-1,046-0.63%
193017,097-333-0.19%
192017,43013,25415.36%
19104,1760.00%