Perkins, Oklahoma Population 2020

2,799

Perkins is a city located in Oklahoma. With a 2020 population of 2,799, it is the 117th largest city in Oklahoma and the 6448th largest city in the United States. Perkins is currently declining at a rate of -0.60% annually and its population has decreased by -1.13% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,831 in 2010. Perkins reached it's highest population of 2,891 in 2013. Spanning over 3 miles, Perkins has a population density of 923 people per square mile.

The average household income in Perkins is $45,977 with a poverty rate of 17.86%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $544 per month, and the median house value is $99,800. The median age in Perkins is 32.4 years, 26.5 years for males, and 36.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.2 males.

Perkins Demographics

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

  • White: 87.06%
  • Black or African American: 6.94%
  • Native American: 3.80%
  • Two or more races: 1.12%
  • Other race: 0.59%
  • Asian: 0.49%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Perkins, Oklahoma is 2,799, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,833.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,831.

Perkins, Oklahoma Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,49587.06%
Black or African American1996.94%
American Indian and Alaska Native1093.80%
Two or More Races321.12%
Some Other Race170.59%
Asian140.49%

Perkins Population Pyramid 2020

Perkins Median Age

32.4


Total

26.5


Male

36.2


Female

Perkins Adults

There are 2,047 adults, (493 of whom are seniors) in Perkins.

Perkins Age Dependency

84.4

Age Dependency Ratio

31.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Perkins Sex Ratio

Female

1,461

50.98%

Male

1,405

49.02%

Perkins Households and Families

Perkins Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Perkins Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married94.9%5.1%
All67.6%32.4%
Non Family50.7%49.3%
Female42.3%57.7%

67.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1572.4867.6
Married4873.5594.9
Non Family3511.1550.7
Female3072.3142.3
Male122.08100

3.04

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

1.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Perkins Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade492.76%
9th to 12th Grade1397.83%
High School Graduate56731.94%
Some College48727.44%
Associates Degree1065.97%
Bachelors Degree35820.17%
Graduate Degree693.89%

Perkins Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,6541,490408
Native American906619
Hispanic1717
Asian1414

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 white people with a rate of 24.67%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,205$39,500$32,705
Less Than High School$16,141$$15,543
High School Grad$31,845$36,190$25,000
Some College$29,637$29,960$
Bachelors Degree$41,767$42,188$41,250
Graduate Degree$47,917$$

$34,205

Average Earnings

$39,500

Average Male

$32,705

Average Female

Perkins Language

Perkins Language by Age

Perkins Language

98.15% of Perkins residents speak only English, while 1.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.31% of the population.

Perkins Poverty

Perkins Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,4782339.40%
Black199199100.00%
Hispanic664974.24%
Multiple3232100.00%
Native1093128.44%
Other1717100.00%

17.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.65%

Male Poverty Rate

18.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Perkins

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Perkins is White, with 9.40% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.05%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.28%
Some College9.61%
Bachelors or Greater9.13%
High School8.99%
Name Poverty
Female Employed18.98%
Male Employed5.64%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Perkins Income

Perkins Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,742$45,977
Families$46,304$50,333
Married Families$55,685-
Non Families$38,662$35,101

Perkins Marital Status

Perkins Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.6%

Male Marriage Rate

42.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Perkins Married by Age and Sex

Perkins 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 35-44.

Perkins Marital Status by Race

Perkins Veterans

204

Number of Veterans

182

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam74
Second Gulf War51
First Gulf War22
World War II19
Korea
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7462
75+50
18 to 3442
35 to 5428
55 to 6422

$Perkins Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

52.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Perkins Employment Status

53.7%

Labor Force Participation

52.4%

Employment Rate

2.4%

Unemployment Rate

Perkins 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

73.73%

Born in Oklahoma

98.92%

Native Born

1.08%

Foreign Born

0.59%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.92% of Perkins residents were born in the United States, with 73.73% having been born in Oklahoma. 0.59% 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
20202,799-17-0.60%
20192,816-17-0.60%
20182,833-20-0.70%
20172,853-17-0.59%
20162,870-16-0.55%
20152,886140.49%
20142,872-19-0.66%
20132,891250.87%
20122,86630.10%
20112,863291.02%
20102,8340.00%