Stillwater, Oklahoma Population 2022

48,936
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Stillwater is a city located in Payne County Oklahoma. It is also the county seat of Payne County. With a 2020 population of 48,936, it is the 10th largest city in Oklahoma and the 904th largest city in the United States. Stillwater is currently growing at a rate of 0.56% annually but its population has decreased by -2.48% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 50,183 in 2020. Spanning over 30 miles, Stillwater has a population density of 1,657 people per square mile.

The average household income in Stillwater is $57,823 with a poverty rate of 33.04%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Stillwater is 23.5 years, 23.1 years for males, and 23.9 years for females.

Stillwater Demographics

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

  • White: 77.15%
  • Two or more races: 7.41%
  • Asian: 6.33%
  • Black or African American: 4.55%
  • Native American: 3.62%
  • Other race: 0.91%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%
The current population of Stillwater, Oklahoma is 48,936 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 50,183.

Stillwater, Oklahoma Population 2022

Population by Race

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Stillwater Population by Race

Stillwater Population Pyramid 2022

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Stillwater Median Age

24


Total

23.5


Male

24.4


Female

Stillwater Adults

There are 42,911 adults, (5,063 of whom are seniors) in Stillwater.

Stillwater Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

13.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

19.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Stillwater Sex Ratio

Female

24,789

49.40%

Male

25,394

50.60%

Stillwater Population by Age

Stillwater Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Stillwater Household Types

39.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Stillwater Households and Families

2.89

Average Family Size

2.18

Average Household Size

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Stillwater Households by Type

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Stillwater Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Stillwater Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 98.20%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 86.11%.

Stillwater Educational Attainment by Race

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$35,793

Average Earnings

$39,404

Average Male

$31,058

Average Female

Stillwater Earnings by Educational Attainment

Stillwater Language by Age

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Stillwater Language

89.57% of Stillwater residents speak only English, while 10.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 3.90% of the population.

Stillwater Language

Stillwater Poverty by Race

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33.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

31.96%

Male Poverty Rate

34.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Stillwater

The race most likely to be in poverty in Stillwater is Native, with 53.90% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Stillwater is Multiple, with 30.66% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.59%. Among those working part-time, it was 56.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.51%.

Stillwater Poverty

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Stillwater Poverty Rate by Education

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Stillwater Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Stillwater Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Stillwater Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

30.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

31.4%

Male Marriage Rate

29.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Stillwater Married by Age and Sex

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Stillwater 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 35-44.

Stillwater Marital Status by Race

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Stillwater Marital Status

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1,667

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Stillwater Veterans by War

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Stillwater Veterans by Age

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Stillwater Veterans by Race

Stillwater Veterans by Education

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9.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Stillwater Veterans by Education

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57.7%

Labor Force Participation

55%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Stillwater Employment by Age

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Stillwater Employment by Race

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Stillwater 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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53.35%

Born in Stillwater

90.03%

Native Born

9.97%

Foreign Born

7.59%

Non Citizen

2.37%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.03% of Stillwater residents were born in the United States, with 53.35% having been born in Oklahoma. 7.59% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Stillwater Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Stillwater Population by Year