Nowata County, Oklahoma Population 2020

Nowata County, Oklahoma's estimated population is 10,060 with a growth rate of -0.78% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Nowata County, Oklahoma is the 58th largest county in Oklahoma.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202010,060-79-0.78%
201910,139-79-0.77%
201810,218-79-0.77%
201710,297-107-1.03%
201610,404-103-0.98%
201510,507170.16%
201410,490-53-0.50%
201310,543-54-0.51%
201210,597-13-0.12%
201110,610900.86%
201010,5205285.28%
19909,992-1,494-13.01%
198011,4861,71317.53%
19709,773-1,075-9.91%
196010,848-1,886-14.81%
195012,734-3,040-19.27%
194015,7742,16315.89%
193013,611-2,288-14.39%
192015,8991,67611.78%
191014,2233,77036.07%
190010,4530.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.78%
County Website
Founded
1907
County Seat
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Nowata County, Oklahoma Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,06068.00%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,63615.76%
Two or More Races1,23511.89%
Black or African American2572.48%
Some Other Race1491.44%
Asian300.29%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander160.15%
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Nowata County, Oklahoma Population Pyramid 2020

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Nowata County, Oklahoma Median Age

42.3


Total

40.9


Male

43.3


Female

Nowata County, Oklahoma Adults

There are 7,993 adults, (1,974 of whom are seniors) in Nowata County, Oklahoma.

Nowata County, Oklahoma Age Dependency

72.5

Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Nowata County, Oklahoma Sex Ratio

Female

5,258

50.64%

Male

5,125

49.36%

Nowata County, Oklahoma Households and Families

Nowata County, Oklahoma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Nowata County, Oklahoma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.1%14.9%
All74.6%25.4%
Male74%26%
Non Family63.7%36.3%
Female52.4%47.6%

74.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,0842.574.6
Married2,2033.0685.1
Non Family1,2631.0963.7
Female4223.4152.4
Male1963.2674

3.05

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

2.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Nowata County, Oklahoma Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2193.05%
9th to 12th Grade5697.92%
High School Graduate3,26345.43%
Some College1,70523.74%
Associates Degree6559.12%
Bachelors Degree5517.67%
Graduate Degree2203.06%
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Nowata County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,2074,730587
Native American97584095
Multiple Races67260757
Hispanic1691209
Black1539812
Other Race85509
Asian16102
Islander1312

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 92.31%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 12.50%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,585$40,365$24,901
Less Than High School$17,159$31,140$8,333
High School Grad$30,672$40,735$21,597
Some College$30,744$40,512$24,507
Bachelors Degree$44,375$42,875$47,500
Graduate Degree$44,583$$42,639

$31,585

Average Earnings

$40,365

Average Male

$24,901

Average Female

Nowata County, Oklahoma Language

Nowata County, Oklahoma Language by Age

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Nowata County, Oklahoma Language

97.66% of Nowata County, Oklahoma residents speak only English, while 2.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.52% of the population.

Nowata County, Oklahoma Poverty

Nowata County, Oklahoma Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,78297814.42%
Multiple1,22633927.65%
Native1,61721113.05%
Hispanic30512942.30%
Other1499966.44%
Black2337030.04%
Asian301653.33%
Islander16850.00%

16.94%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.73%

Male Poverty Rate

17.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nowata County, Oklahoma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nowata County, Oklahoma is Other, with 66.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nowata County, Oklahoma is Native, with 13.05% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.73%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.10%
High School14.71%
Some College11.22%
Bachelors or Greater7.58%
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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed37.65%
Female Unemployed22.16%
Female Employed11.98%
Male Employed6.25%

Nowata County, Oklahoma Income

Nowata County, Oklahoma Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,895$53,354
Families$51,560$61,939
Married Families$59,894-
Non Families$21,454$32,413
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Nowata County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Nowata County, Oklahoma Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.5%

Male Marriage Rate

54.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Nowata County, Oklahoma Married by Age and Sex

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Nowata 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 45-54.

Nowata County, Oklahoma Marital Status by Race

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Nowata County, Oklahoma Veterans

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446

Number of Veterans

415

Male Veterans

31

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam213
First Gulf War47
Second Gulf War44
Korea39
World War II19
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74182
75+109
35 to 5481
55 to 6451
18 to 3423
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Name Veterans % of Total
White3145.49%
Indian816.78%
Black2712.98%
2 or More243.17%
Hispanic84.37%

Nowata County, Oklahoma Veterans by Education

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9.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nowata County, Oklahoma Employment Status

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56.6%

Labor Force Participation

52.4%

Employment Rate

7.4%

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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63.16%

Born in Oklahoma

98.67%

Native Born

1.33%

Foreign Born

0.98%

Non Citizen

0.35%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.67% of Nowata County, Oklahoma residents were born in the United States, with 63.16% having been born in Oklahoma. 0.98% 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