Custer County, Oklahoma Population 2021

Custer County, Oklahoma's estimated population is 29,019 with a growth rate of 0.03% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Custer County, Oklahoma is the 34th largest county inOklahoma. The 2010 Population was 27,580 and has seen a growth of 5.22% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202129,01980.03%
202029,01180.03%
201929,00380.03%
201828,995210.07%
201728,974-248-0.85%
201629,222-343-1.16%
201529,565560.19%
201429,5091990.68%
201329,3107202.52%
201228,5907942.86%
201127,7962160.78%
201027,5806832.54%
199026,8979023.47%
198025,9953,33014.69%
197022,6651,6257.72%
196021,040-57-0.27%
195021,097-1,971-8.54%
194023,068-4,449-16.17%
193027,5178,78146.87%
192018,736-4,495-19.35%
191023,2314,75325.72%
190018,4786,21450.67%
189012,2640.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.03% (8)
County Website
Founded
1891
County Seat
2010 Population
27,580
Growth Since 2010
5.22% (1,439)
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Custer County, Oklahoma Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White23,39180.24%
Two or More Races2,2757.80%
Some Other Race1,1543.96%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,0673.66%
Black or African American9033.10%
Asian3521.21%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander100.03%
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Custer County, Oklahoma Population by Race

Custer County, Oklahoma Population Pyramid $2021

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Custer County, Oklahoma Median Age

31.4


Total

31


Male

31.9


Female

Custer County, Oklahoma Adults

There are 21,788 adults, (3,913 of whom are seniors) in Custer County, Oklahoma.

Custer County, Oklahoma Age Dependency

63.1

Age Dependency Ratio

21.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Custer County, Oklahoma Sex Ratio

Female

14,862

50.98%

Male

14,290

49.02%

Custer County, Oklahoma Population by Age

Custer County, Oklahoma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Custer County, Oklahoma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male40.6%59.4%
Female40.6%59.4%
Non Family51.8%48.2%
All62.6%37.4%
Married78.8%21.2%

62.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Custer County, Oklahoma Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,6532.5862.6
Married4,9853.2378.8
Non Family3,9031.4151.8
Female1,2163.640.6
Male5492.7740.6

3.18

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

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Custer County, Oklahoma Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8675.11%
9th to 12th Grade1,2287.24%
High School Graduate5,28431.13%
Some College4,37525.78%
Associates Degree1,0115.96%
Bachelors Degree2,92917.26%
Graduate Degree1,2787.53%
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Custer County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Custer County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White12,75311,6643,755
Hispanic2,3941,593227
2+ Races85481049
Other Race63027738
Native American51149591
Black43833262
Asian15910823
Islander55

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 29.44%.

Custer County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,648$50,030$26,692
Less Than 9th Grade$32,825$35,474$13,224
High School Graduate$25,390$37,369$16,282
Some College$40,788$52,751$32,348
Bachelors Degree$44,375$75,294$36,083
Graduate Degree$52,004$66,813$50,671

$37,648

Average Earnings

$50,030

Average Male

$26,692

Average Female

Custer County, Oklahoma Earnings by Educational Attainment

Custer County, Oklahoma Language by Age

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Custer County, Oklahoma Language

84.35% of Custer County, Oklahoma residents speak only English, while 15.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.27% of the population.

Custer County, Oklahoma Language

Custer County, Oklahoma Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White18,8023,04116.17%
Hispanic5,1891,27624.59%
Multiple2,09346322.12%
Other1,14417915.65%
Native1,00514714.63%
Asian30514045.90%
Black780324.10%

18.16%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.60%

Male Poverty Rate

21.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Custer County, Oklahoma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Custer County, Oklahoma is Asian, with 45.90% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Custer County, Oklahoma is Black, with 4.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 34.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.96%.

Custer County, Oklahoma Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.72%
High School17.84%
Some College10.91%
Bachelors or Greater3.86%

Custer County, Oklahoma Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed45.33%
Female Employed19.79%
Male Unemployed16.26%
Male Employed11.74%

Custer County, Oklahoma Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Custer County, Oklahoma Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,900$68,026
Families$65,059$81,222
Married Families$80,305-
Non Families$29,281$42,003
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Income by Household Type

Custer County, Oklahoma Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.9%

Male Marriage Rate

44.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Custer County, Oklahoma Married by Age and Sex

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Custer County, Oklahoma Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Custer County, Oklahoma Marital Status by Race

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Custer County, Oklahoma Marital Status

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1,501

Number of Veterans

1,311

Male Veterans

190

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam650
Korea218
Second Gulf War192
First Gulf War182
World War II25

Custer County, Oklahoma Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+456
65 to 74401
35 to 54292
55 to 64243
18 to 34109

Custer County, Oklahoma Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3397.46%
Hispanic862.69%
Native American7711.19%
2+ Races614.68%
Other Race151.55%
Black91.45%

Custer County, Oklahoma Veterans by Race

Custer County, Oklahoma Veterans by Education

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6.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Custer County, Oklahoma Veterans by Education

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63.8%

Labor Force Participation

61.8%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Custer County, Oklahoma Employment by Age

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Custer County, Oklahoma Employment by Race

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Custer County, Oklahoma 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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64.90%

Born in Custer County, Oklahoma

92.64%

Native Born

7.36%

Foreign Born

4.58%

Non Citizen

2.78%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.64% of Custer County, Oklahoma residents were born in the United States, with 64.90% having been born in Oklahoma. 4.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Custer County, Oklahoma Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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