Wetumka, Oklahoma Population 2022

1,196
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Wetumka is a city located in Hughes County Oklahoma. Wetumka has a 2020 population of 1,196. Wetumka is currently declining at a rate of -0.17% annually and its population has decreased by -6.85% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,284 in 2010.

The average household income in Wetumka is $35,460 with a poverty rate of 37.94%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $488 per month, and the median house value is $64,000. The median age in Wetumka is 42.3 years, 43.7 years for males, and 41.5 years for females.

Wetumka Demographics

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

  • Native American: 44.94%
  • White: 42.72%
  • Two or more races: 6.80%
  • Black or African American: 5.46%
  • Other race: 0.08%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Wetumka, Oklahoma is 1,196 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,196.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,284.

Wetumka, Oklahoma Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White54042.72%
Black or African American695.46%
American Indian and Alaska Native56844.94%
Some Other Race10.08%
Two or More Races866.80%
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Wetumka Population by Race

Wetumka Population Pyramid 2022

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Wetumka Median Age

43.1


Total

43.4


Male

42.9


Female

Wetumka Adults

There are 952 adults, (264 of whom are seniors) in Wetumka.

Wetumka Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

38.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Wetumka Sex Ratio

Female

703

55.62%

Male

561

44.38%

Wetumka Population by Age

Wetumka Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wetumka Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.4%27.6%
All56.3%43.7%
Male55.4%44.6%
Female54.3%45.7%
Non Family49%51%

56.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wetumka Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4392.6356.3
Married1053.4372.4
Male565.5755.4
Female703.8154.3
Non Family2081.0449

3.9

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

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Wetumka Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade566.17%
9th to 12th Grade879.59%
High School Graduate42046.31%
Some College18820.73%
Associates Degree515.62%
Bachelors Degree778.49%
Graduate Degree283.09%
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Wetumka Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wetumka Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Other Race111
Hispanic302820
2+ Races534820
White44435859
Native American35730725
Black4442

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Wetumka Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,919$27,500$23,629
Less Than 9th Grade$13,125$$11,563
High School Graduate$24,375$25,341$24,107
Some College$24,338$37,361$23,088
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$50,865$$

$24,919

Average Earnings

$27,500

Average Male

$23,629

Average Female

Wetumka Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wetumka Language by Age

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Wetumka Language

87.92% of Wetumka residents speak only English, while 12.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 9.54% of the population.

Wetumka Language

Wetumka Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic443477.27%
Black683855.88%
Native56822339.26%
White50217334.46%
Other1NaN%
Multiple752026.67%

37.94%

Overall Poverty Rate

38.70%

Male Poverty Rate

37.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wetumka

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wetumka is Hispanic, with 77.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wetumka is Multiple, with 26.67% 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 51.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 44.35%.

Wetumka Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade54.01%
High School25.61%
Some College42.68%
Bachelors or Greater30.48%

Wetumka Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.17%
Male Unemployed50.00%
Female Employed29.44%
Female Unemployed92.86%

Wetumka Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wetumka Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$23,942$34,286
Families$35,865$45,166
Married Families$48,958-
Non Families$20,147$22,185
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Income by Household Type

Wetumka Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

21.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

23.7%

Male Marriage Rate

20.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Wetumka Married by Age and Sex

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Wetumka 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 55-64.

Wetumka Marital Status by Race

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Wetumka Marital Status

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64

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War6
First Gulf War3
Vietnam13
Korea3
World War II16

Wetumka Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5411
55 to 6410
65 to 749
75+34

Wetumka Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White459.47%
Native American164.22%
2+ Races35.66%

Wetumka Veterans by Race

Wetumka Veterans by Education

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12.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wetumka Veterans by Education

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41.5%

Labor Force Participation

36.4%

Employment Rate

12.2%

Unemployment Rate

Wetumka Employment by Age

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Wetumka Employment by Race

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Wetumka 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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79.35%

Born in Wetumka

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Wetumka residents were born in the United States, with 79.35% 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.

Wetumka Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,2840.00%
20111,252-32-2.49%
20121,241-11-0.88%
20131,234-7-0.56%
20141,23840.32%
20151,231-7-0.57%
20161,215-16-1.30%
20171,200-15-1.23%
20181,20440.33%
20191,202-2-0.17%
20201,200-2-0.17%
20211,198-2-0.17%
20221,196-2-0.17%

Wetumka Population by Year