Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Population 2020

Okmulgee County, Oklahoma's estimated population is 37,309 with a growth rate of -1.36% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Okmulgee County, Oklahoma is the 29th largest county in Oklahoma.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202037,309-513-1.36%
201937,822-513-1.34%
201838,335-513-1.32%
201738,848-240-0.61%
201639,08890.02%
201539,079-18-0.05%
201439,097-316-0.80%
201339,413-152-0.38%
201239,565-218-0.55%
201139,783-299-0.75%
201040,0823,5929.84%
199036,490-2,679-6.84%
198039,1693,81110.78%
197035,358-1,587-4.30%
196036,945-7,616-17.09%
195044,561-5,540-11.06%
194050,101-6,457-11.42%
193056,5581,4862.70%
192055,07233,957160.82%
191021,1156,75347.02%
190014,3620.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-1.36%
County Website
Founded
1907
County Seat

Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White25,30965.08%
American Indian and Alaska Native5,28613.59%
Two or More Races4,65211.96%
Black or African American3,3148.52%
Some Other Race1980.51%
Asian1300.33%

Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Population Pyramid 2020

Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Median Age

39.1


Total

36.6


Male

40.9


Female

Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Adults

There are 29,586 adults, (6,907 of whom are seniors) in Okmulgee County, Oklahoma.

Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Age Dependency

71.5

Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41

Child Dependency Ratio

Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Sex Ratio

Female

19,729

50.73%

Male

19,160

49.27%

Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Households and Families

Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.4%15.6%
All70.7%29.3%
Male68.2%31.8%
Non Family62.7%37.3%
Female51.2%48.8%

70.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,6652.5570.7
Married6,4313.1484.4
Non Family5,0071.2462.7
Female2,4013.4251.2
Male8263.3868.2

3.11

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

7.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9253.58%
9th to 12th Grade2,69010.42%
High School Graduate9,21535.69%
Some College6,51425.23%
Associates Degree2,83810.99%
Bachelors Degree2,5079.71%
Graduate Degree1,1314.38%

Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White17,69315,2822,621
Native American3,1492,689380
Black2,1351,731272
Multiple Races2,1111,902278
Hispanic75461977
Other Race12210217
Asian887835

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 90.10%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 39.77%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,439$39,927$25,607
Less Than High School$22,003$26,875$14,969
High School Grad$26,821$34,665$20,864
Some College$32,686$44,659$26,859
Bachelors Degree$40,355$46,800$35,634
Graduate Degree$50,250$61,765$41,944

$31,439

Average Earnings

$39,927

Average Male

$25,607

Average Female

Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Language

Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Language by Age

Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Language

96.71% of Okmulgee County, Oklahoma residents speak only English, while 3.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.49% of the population.

Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Poverty

Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White23,3253,79516.27%
Native5,0821,33626.29%
Multiple4,5531,14325.10%
Black3,14182626.30%
Hispanic1,35343131.86%
Other1544227.27%
Asian1071110.28%

19.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.09%

Male Poverty Rate

22.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Okmulgee County, Oklahoma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Okmulgee County, Oklahoma is Hispanic, with 31.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Okmulgee County, Oklahoma is Asian, with 10.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.89%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.66%
High School19.25%
Some College14.14%
Bachelors or Greater5.48%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed52.34%
Male Unemployed25.44%
Female Employed10.82%
Male Employed6.61%

Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Income

Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,175$56,566
Families$52,474$65,471
Married Families$66,207$78,337
Non Families$25,305$36,172

Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.4%

Male Marriage Rate

43.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Married by Age and Sex

Okmulgee 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 55-64.

Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Marital Status by Race

Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Veterans

2,801

Number of Veterans

2,640

Male Veterans

161

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,230
First Gulf War451
Second Gulf War364
Korea233
World War II103
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74918
75+686
35 to 54515
55 to 64493
18 to 34189
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,20010.82%
Indian2095.56%
Black2098.26%
2 or More1836.91%
Hispanic282.99%

$Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Veterans by Education

9.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Employment Status

54.4%

Labor Force Participation

49.2%

Employment Rate

9.5%

Unemployment Rate

Okmulgee County, Oklahoma Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

74.52%

Born in Oklahoma

99.04%

Native Born

0.96%

Foreign Born

0.52%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.04% of Okmulgee County, Oklahoma residents were born in the United States, with 74.52% having been born in Oklahoma. 0.52% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

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