Custer County, Oklahoma Population 2020

Custer County, Oklahoma's estimated population is 29,224 with a growth rate of 0.32% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Custer County, Oklahoma is the 33rd largest county in Oklahoma.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202029,224940.32%
201929,130940.32%
201829,036940.32%
201728,942-215-0.74%
201629,157-325-1.10%
201529,482560.19%
201429,4262030.69%
201329,2237202.53%
201228,5038022.90%
201127,7012230.81%
201027,4785812.16%
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%
2020 Growth Rate
0.32%
County Website
Founded
1891
County Seat

Custer County, Oklahoma Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White23,43380.23%
Two or More Races2,4098.25%
Some Other Race1,1013.77%
American Indian and Alaska Native9733.33%
Black or African American9293.18%
Asian3541.21%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander100.03%
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Custer County, Oklahoma Population Pyramid 2020

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Custer County, Oklahoma Median Age

31


Total

30.7


Male

31.2


Female

Custer County, Oklahoma Adults

There are 21,865 adults, (3,931 of whom are seniors) in Custer County, Oklahoma.

Custer County, Oklahoma Age Dependency

62.9

Age Dependency Ratio

21.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41

Child Dependency Ratio

Custer County, Oklahoma Sex Ratio

Female

14,796

50.66%

Male

14,413

49.34%

Custer County, Oklahoma Households and Families

Custer County, Oklahoma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Custer County, Oklahoma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.6%23.4%
All60.1%39.9%
Non Family47.4%52.6%
Male41.3%58.7%
Female35.4%64.6%

60.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,5052.6260.1
Married5,1553.1776.6
Non Family3,6001.4347.4
Female1,2303.6435.4
Male5203.0741.3

3.16

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Custer County, Oklahoma Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0606.23%
9th to 12th Grade1,3447.90%
High School Graduate5,21330.65%
Some College4,08224.00%
Associates Degree9725.71%
Bachelors Degree3,04717.91%
Graduate Degree1,2917.59%
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Custer County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,79611,6853,950
Hispanic2,3521,250176
Multiple Races1,00393461
Other Race72230370
Black45636359
Native American42836949
Asian12911643
Islander66

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 asian people with a rate of 33.33%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,976$44,676$25,331
Less Than High School$32,069$36,914$13,947
High School Grad$26,768$39,201$18,813
Some College$36,736$47,689$30,172
Bachelors Degree$43,056$65,271$38,306
Graduate Degree$47,772$67,500$41,189

$35,976

Average Earnings

$44,676

Average Male

$25,331

Average Female

Custer County, Oklahoma Language

Custer County, Oklahoma Language by Age

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Custer County, Oklahoma Language

85.82% of Custer County, Oklahoma residents speak only English, while 14.18% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.47% of the population.

Custer County, Oklahoma Poverty

Custer County, Oklahoma Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White19,0662,93515.39%
Hispanic5,0801,25524.70%
Multiple2,24848021.35%
Asian27614853.62%
Other1,09113011.92%
Native92412012.99%
Black754638.36%

17.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.30%

Male Poverty Rate

20.88%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Custer County, Oklahoma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Custer County, Oklahoma is Asian, with 53.62% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Custer County, Oklahoma is Black, with 8.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.74%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.32%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.96%
High School16.41%
Some College11.01%
Bachelors or Greater4.36%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.27%
Female Employed18.46%
Male Unemployed18.00%
Male Employed10.06%

Custer County, Oklahoma Income

Custer County, Oklahoma Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,884$67,251
Families$58,194$79,448
Married Families$73,503-
Non Families$27,132$40,795
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Custer County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Custer County, Oklahoma Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.1%

Male Marriage Rate

46.4%

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 Veterans

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1,488

Number of Veterans

1,286

Male Veterans

202

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam655
Korea240
First Gulf War171
Second Gulf War157
World War II55
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Age Group Veterans
75+464
65 to 74420
35 to 54230
55 to 64219
18 to 34155
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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3207.37%
2 or More634.56%
Hispanic531.69%
Indian507.44%
Black344.89%
Other212.20%

Custer County, Oklahoma Veterans by Education

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11.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Custer County, Oklahoma Employment Status

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63.6%

Labor Force Participation

61.5%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

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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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63.86%

Born in Oklahoma

93.21%

Native Born

6.79%

Foreign Born

4.79%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.21% of Custer County, Oklahoma residents were born in the United States, with 63.86% having been born in Oklahoma. 4.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

  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