Dewey County, Oklahoma Population 2022

Dewey County, Oklahoma's estimated population is 4,771 with a growth rate of -0.83% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dewey County, Oklahoma is the 72nd largest county in Oklahoma. The 2010 Population was 4,810 and has seen a growth of -0.81% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18908,8190.00%
190013,3294,51051.14%
191014,1328036.02%
192012,434-1,698-12.02%
193013,2508166.56%
194011,981-1,269-9.58%
19508,789-3,192-26.64%
19606,051-2,738-31.15%
19705,656-395-6.53%
19805,9222664.70%
19905,551-371-6.26%
20104,810-741-13.35%
20114,785-25-0.52%
20124,817320.67%
20134,857400.83%
20144,9661092.24%
20154,984180.36%
20164,905-79-1.59%
20174,899-6-0.12%
20184,931320.65%
20194,891-40-0.81%
20204,851-40-0.82%
20214,811-40-0.82%
20224,771-40-0.83%
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Dewey County, Oklahoma Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,31088.23%
Black or African American40.08%
American Indian and Alaska Native2925.98%
Asian60.12%
Some Other Race100.20%
Two or More Races2635.38%
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Dewey County, Oklahoma Population by Race

Dewey County, Oklahoma Population Pyramid 2022

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Dewey County, Oklahoma Median Age

39.2


Total

39.1


Male

39.5


Female

Dewey County, Oklahoma Adults

There are 3,559 adults, (932 of whom are seniors) in Dewey County, Oklahoma.

Dewey County, Oklahoma Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Dewey County, Oklahoma Sex Ratio

Female

2,485

50.87%

Male

2,400

49.13%

Dewey County, Oklahoma Population by Age

Dewey County, Oklahoma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dewey County, Oklahoma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male83.3%16.7%
Married81.6%18.4%
All73.9%26.1%
Non Family71.5%28.5%
Female38.5%61.5%

73.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dewey County, Oklahoma Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7152.7973.9
Married9523.7181.6
Male362.6983.3
Female1793.2538.5
Non Family5481.0671.5

3.56

Average Family Size

2.79

Average Household Size

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Dewey County, Oklahoma Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade511.60%
9th to 12th Grade1554.86%
High School Graduate1,31941.32%
Some College81425.50%
Associates Degree1875.86%
Bachelors Degree45114.13%
Graduate Degree2156.74%
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Dewey County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Dewey County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian666
Other Race883
White2,7622,647612
Hispanic15811127
Native American17714715
2+ Races107936
Black44

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Dewey County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,278$46,683$27,212
Less Than 9th Grade$26,333$27,344$15,625
High School Graduate$33,598$43,571$25,781
Some College$34,803$56,912$26,653
Bachelors Degree$40,268$50,714$36,607
Graduate Degree$41,625$51,250$32,794

$34,278

Average Earnings

$46,683

Average Male

$27,212

Average Female

Dewey County, Oklahoma Earnings by Educational Attainment

Dewey County, Oklahoma Language by Age

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Dewey County, Oklahoma Language

94.00% of Dewey County, Oklahoma residents speak only English, while 6.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.36% of the population.

Dewey County, Oklahoma Language

Dewey County, Oklahoma Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic36927273.71%
Multiple2633111.79%
Native292248.22%
White3,8882977.64%
OtherNaN%

12.84%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.54%

Male Poverty Rate

13.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dewey County, Oklahoma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dewey County, Oklahoma is Hispanic, with 73.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dewey County, Oklahoma is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.04%.

Dewey County, Oklahoma Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.21%
High School10.92%
Some College8.31%
Bachelors or Greater4.89%

Dewey County, Oklahoma Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed9.37%
Male Unemployed11.76%
Female Employed10.16%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Dewey County, Oklahoma Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Dewey County, Oklahoma Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,169$73,914
Families$62,122$86,753
Married Families$68,813-
Non Families$30,978$43,744
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Income by Household Type

Dewey County, Oklahoma Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.5%

Male Marriage Rate

49.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Dewey County, Oklahoma Married by Age and Sex

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Dewey County, Oklahoma 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 35-44.

Dewey County, Oklahoma Marital Status by Race

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Dewey County, Oklahoma Marital Status

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193

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War16
First Gulf War17
Vietnam118
Korea4
World War II4

Dewey County, Oklahoma Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 348
35 to 5419
55 to 6445
65 to 7487
75+34

Dewey County, Oklahoma Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1775.57%
Native American135.31%
2+ Races32.61%

Dewey County, Oklahoma Veterans by Race

Dewey County, Oklahoma Veterans by Education

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2.21%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dewey County, Oklahoma Veterans by Education

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57.9%

Labor Force Participation

56.5%

Employment Rate

2.4%

Unemployment Rate

Dewey County, Oklahoma Employment by Age

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Dewey County, Oklahoma Employment by Race

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Dewey 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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75.91%

Born in Dewey County, Oklahoma

97.69%

Native Born

2.31%

Foreign Born

2.15%

Non Citizen

0.16%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.69% of Dewey County, Oklahoma residents were born in the United States, with 75.91% having been born in Oklahoma. 2.15% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Dewey 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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