Taft, Oklahoma Population 2020

239

Taft is a city located in Oklahoma. With a 2020 population of 239, it is the 429th largest city in Oklahoma and the 16108th largest city in the United States. Taft is currently declining at a rate of -0.42% annually and its population has decreased by -4.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 250 in 2010. Taft reached it's highest population of 251 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Taft has a population density of 153 people per square mile.

The average household income in Taft is $37,652 with a poverty rate of 34.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $520 per month, and the median house value is $64,000. The median age in Taft is 50 years, 46.3 years for males, and 51.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.5 males.

Taft Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 72.79%
  • Two or more races: 17.65%
  • White: 8.82%
  • Native American: 0.74%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Taft, Oklahoma is 239, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 241.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 250.

Taft, Oklahoma Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American9972.79%
Two or More Races2417.65%
White128.82%
American Indian and Alaska Native10.74%

Taft Population Pyramid 2020

Taft Median Age

50


Total

46.3


Male

51.8


Female

Taft Adults

There are 118 adults, (29 of whom are seniors) in Taft.

Taft Age Dependency

52.8

Age Dependency Ratio

32.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

20.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Taft Sex Ratio

Female

71

52.21%

Male

65

47.79%

Taft Households and Families

Taft Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Taft Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married63.6%36.4%
Non Family57.9%42.1%
All54.8%45.2%
Female44.4%55.6%
Male0%100%

54.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All731.8654.8
Non Family381.1657.9
Married222.4163.6
Female93.2244.4
Male42.50

2.57

Average Family Size

1.86

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Taft Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade21.85%
9th to 12th Grade76.48%
High School Graduate5954.63%
Some College2119.44%
Associates Degree76.48%
Bachelors Degree76.48%
Graduate Degree54.63%

Taft Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black878311
Multiple Races1110
White951
Native American11

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 12.64%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,111$31,786$28,750
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$22,917$30,833$19,375
Some College$47,917$40,000$
Bachelors Degree$46,667$$46,667
Graduate Degree$$$

$31,111

Average Earnings

$31,786

Average Male

$28,750

Average Female

Taft Language

Taft Language by Age

Taft Language

100.00% of Taft residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Taft Poverty

Taft Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black992727.27%
Multiple241458.33%
White12650.00%

34.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

29.23%

Male Poverty Rate

39.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Taft

The race most likely to be in poverty in Taft is Multiple, with 58.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Taft is Black, with 27.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 44.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 62.30%.

Name Poverty
High School45.76%
Less Than High School44.44%
Some College17.86%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed6.45%
Male Employed4.17%

Taft Income

Taft Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,938$37,652
Families$41,250$49,686
Married Families$60,833-
Non Families$20,000$24,892

Taft Marital Status

Taft Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.9%

Male Marriage Rate

41.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Taft Married by Age and Sex

Taft 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 45-54.

Taft Marital Status by Race

Taft Veterans

9

Number of Veterans

7

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam4
First Gulf War4
Second Gulf War4
World War II
Korea
Age Group Veterans
35 to 544
75+2
55 to 642
65 to 741
18 to 34

$Taft Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

77.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Taft Employment Status

47.5%

Labor Force Participation

45.8%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Taft 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

87.50%

Born in Oklahoma

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Taft residents were born in the United States, with 87.50% having been born in Oklahoma. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020239-1-0.42%
2019240-1-0.41%
2018241-2-0.82%
2017243-1-0.41%
201624410.41%
2015243-2-0.82%
2014245-2-0.81%
2013247-1-0.40%
2012248-1-0.40%
2011249-2-0.80%
20102510.00%