Tonkawa, Oklahoma Population 2020

2,970

Tonkawa is a city located in Oklahoma. With a 2020 population of 2,970, it is the 113th largest city in Oklahoma and the 6272nd largest city in the United States. Tonkawa is currently declining at a rate of -0.97% annually and its population has decreased by -7.65% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,216 in 2010. Tonkawa reached it's highest population of 3,643 in 1950. Spanning over 5 miles, Tonkawa has a population density of 554 people per square mile.

The average household income in Tonkawa is $55,221 with a poverty rate of 19.62%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $605 per month, and the median house value is $66,900. The median age in Tonkawa is 33.9 years, 33.3 years for males, and 35.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 106.6 males.

Tonkawa Demographics

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

  • White: 79.26%
  • Two or more races: 7.64%
  • Native American: 6.28%
  • Other race: 4.79%
  • Asian: 1.23%
  • Black or African American: 0.81%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Tonkawa, Oklahoma is 2,970, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,028.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,216.

Tonkawa, Oklahoma Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,44979.26%
Two or More Races2367.64%
American Indian and Alaska Native1946.28%
Some Other Race1484.79%
Asian381.23%
Black or African American250.81%

Tonkawa Population Pyramid 2020

Tonkawa Median Age

33.9


Total

33.3


Male

35.3


Female

Tonkawa Adults

There are 2,298 adults, (510 of whom are seniors) in Tonkawa.

Tonkawa Age Dependency

72.8

Age Dependency Ratio

28.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Tonkawa Sex Ratio

Female

1,496

48.41%

Male

1,594

51.59%

Tonkawa Households and Families

Tonkawa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Tonkawa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.2%15.8%
All66.2%33.8%
Non Family57%43%
Male56.8%43.2%
Female33.6%66.4%

66.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2382.4366.2
Married5443.0784.2
Non Family4561.2357
Female1433.1833.6
Male953.3956.8

3.02

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

7.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tonkawa Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade763.95%
9th to 12th Grade1909.87%
High School Graduate56129.13%
Some College48625.23%
Associates Degree22211.53%
Bachelors Degree25813.40%
Graduate Degree1336.91%

Tonkawa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,5971,426362
Hispanic130869
Native American1028010
Multiple Races946710
Other Race6933
Asian19133
Black66

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 22.67%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,900$43,583$25,768
Less Than High School$23,125$33,500$21,375
High School Grad$28,375$44,750$25,189
Some College$30,117$43,375$21,458
Bachelors Degree$39,063$49,750$36,406
Graduate Degree$50,000$55,417$46,667

$31,900

Average Earnings

$43,583

Average Male

$25,768

Average Female

Tonkawa Language

Tonkawa Language by Age

Tonkawa Language

92.53% of Tonkawa residents speak only English, while 7.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.75% of the population.

Tonkawa Poverty

Tonkawa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,33038116.35%
Multiple2189543.58%
Native1906936.32%
Hispanic2774014.44%
Other1451611.03%
Asian35925.71%

19.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.46%

Male Poverty Rate

20.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tonkawa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tonkawa is Multiple, with 43.58% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tonkawa is Other, with 11.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.43%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.67%
Some College15.66%
High School12.27%
Bachelors or Greater5.37%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed63.41%
Male Unemployed55.32%
Female Employed12.18%
Male Employed7.72%

Tonkawa Income

Tonkawa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,534$55,221
Families$54,595$65,385
Married Families$67,059-
Non Families$26,724$34,353

Tonkawa Marital Status

Tonkawa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.1%

Male Marriage Rate

47.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Tonkawa Married by Age and Sex

Tonkawa 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.

Tonkawa Marital Status by Race

Tonkawa Veterans

207

Number of Veterans

200

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam89
First Gulf War31
Second Gulf War25
World War II20
Korea16
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7464
75+51
55 to 6439
35 to 5433
18 to 3420
Name Veterans % of Total
White19710.30%
2 or More65.04%
Indian21.61%
Black29.09%

$Tonkawa Veterans by Education

6.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tonkawa Employment Status

62%

Labor Force Participation

58.4%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Tonkawa 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

68.41%

Born in Oklahoma

95.83%

Native Born

4.17%

Foreign Born

3.04%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.83% of Tonkawa residents were born in the United States, with 68.41% having been born in Oklahoma. 3.04% 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
20202,970-29-0.97%
20192,999-29-0.96%
20183,028-33-1.08%
20173,061-29-0.94%
20163,090-26-0.83%
20153,116-24-0.76%
20143,140-9-0.29%
20133,149-7-0.22%
20123,156-11-0.35%
20113,167-40-1.25%
20103,207-92-0.28%
20003,2991720.54%
19903,127-397-1.19%
19803,5241870.55%
19703,337-78-0.23%
19603,415-228-0.64%
19503,6434461.31%
19403,197-114-0.35%
19303,3110.00%