Nowata County, Oklahoma Population 2021

Nowata County, Oklahoma's estimated population is 9,672 with a growth rate of -2.05% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Nowata County, Oklahoma is the 59th largest county in Oklahoma. The 2010 Population was 10,524 and has seen a growth of -8.10% since this time.

Note: 2020 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20219,672-202-2.05%
20209,874-202-2.00%
201910,076-202-1.97%
201810,278-44-0.43%
201710,322-93-0.89%
201610,415-104-0.99%
201510,519140.13%
201410,505-52-0.49%
201310,557-53-0.50%
201210,610-14-0.13%
201110,6241000.95%
201010,5245325.32%
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%
2021 Growth Rate
-2.05%
County Website
Founded
1907
County Seat
2010 Population
10,524
Growth (since 2010)
-8.10%
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Nowata County, Oklahoma Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,00767.88%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,55315.05%
Two or More Races1,32412.83%
Black or African American2532.45%
Some Other Race1511.46%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander190.18%
Asian150.15%
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Nowata County, Oklahoma Population by Race

Nowata County, Oklahoma Population Pyramid 2021

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Nowata County, Oklahoma Median Age

42.4


Total

41.1


Male

43.5


Female

Nowata County, Oklahoma Adults

There are 7,948 adults, (1,978 of whom are seniors) in Nowata County, Oklahoma.

Nowata County, Oklahoma Age Dependency

72.9

Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Nowata County, Oklahoma Sex Ratio

Female

5,231

50.68%

Male

5,091

49.32%

Nowata County, Oklahoma Population by Age

Nowata County, Oklahoma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Nowata County, Oklahoma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.2%13.8%
All73.7%26.3%
Male65.9%34.1%
Non Family61.1%38.9%
Female54.6%45.4%

73.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Nowata County, Oklahoma Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,0992.4773.7
Married2,1573.0886.2
Non Family1,2661.161.1
Female4913.0654.6
Male1853.2965.9

3.01

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

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Nowata County, Oklahoma Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1932.69%
9th to 12th Grade6018.37%
High School Graduate3,16344.03%
Some College1,75124.38%
Associates Degree6489.02%
Bachelors Degree5998.34%
Graduate Degree2283.17%
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Nowata County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Nowata County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,1664,640629
Native American950836103
Multiple Races70163860
Hispanic1811357
Black17813618
Other Race88608
Islander1513
Asian13122

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 15.38%.

Nowata County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,978$40,043$25,789
Less Than High School$24,250$30,510$10,217
High School Grad$31,004$40,625$22,565
Some College$31,809$41,588$25,775
Bachelors Degree$46,375$41,346$48,864
Graduate Degree$48,750$$46,591

$31,978

Average Earnings

$40,043

Average Male

$25,789

Average Female

Nowata County, Oklahoma Earnings by Educational Attainment

Nowata County, Oklahoma Language by Age

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Nowata County, Oklahoma Language

97.88% of Nowata County, Oklahoma residents speak only English, while 2.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.32% of the population.

Nowata County, Oklahoma Language

Nowata County, Oklahoma Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,75089213.21%
Multiple1,30536127.66%
Native1,52819913.02%
Hispanic31810833.96%
Other1517750.99%
Black2296528.38%
Islander191052.63%
Asian1516.67%

15.86%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.21%

Male Poverty Rate

16.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nowata County, Oklahoma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nowata County, Oklahoma is Islander, with 52.63% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nowata County, Oklahoma is Asian, with 6.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.70%.

Nowata County, Oklahoma Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.22%
High School14.23%
Some College11.05%
Bachelors or Greater4.16%

Nowata County, Oklahoma Poverty Rate by Education

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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed27.33%
Male Unemployed26.78%
Female Employed11.10%
Male Employed5.34%

Nowata County, Oklahoma Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Nowata County, Oklahoma Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,145$54,856
Families$52,544$62,735
Married Families$62,287-
Non Families$22,411$35,340
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Income by Household Type

Nowata County, Oklahoma Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.5%

Male Marriage Rate

51.3%

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 Marital Status

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414

Number of Veterans

380

Male Veterans

34

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam192
Second Gulf War65
First Gulf War61
Korea36
World War II8

Nowata County, Oklahoma Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74167
75+99
35 to 5499
55 to 6429
18 to 3420

Nowata County, Oklahoma Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2895.09%
Indian716.24%
2 or More293.52%
Black2512.82%
Hispanic63.06%

Nowata County, Oklahoma Veterans by Race

Nowata County, Oklahoma Veterans by Education

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3.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nowata County, Oklahoma Veterans by Education

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56.4%

Labor Force Participation

52.1%

Employment Rate

7.6%

Unemployment Rate

Nowata County, Oklahoma Employment by Age

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Nowata County, Oklahoma Employment by Race

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Nowata 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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63.45%

Born in Oklahoma

98.88%

Native Born

1.12%

Foreign Born

0.92%

Non Citizen

0.20%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.88% of Nowata County, Oklahoma residents were born in the United States, with 63.45% having been born in Oklahoma. 0.92% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Nowata 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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