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.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Stillwaterwas:
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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%.
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.
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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%.
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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.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
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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.