Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Population 2022

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma's estimated population is 43,006 with a growth rate of -0.50% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pittsburg County, Oklahoma is the 22nd largest county in Oklahoma. The 2010 Population was 45,795 and has seen a growth of -6.09% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
190037,6770.00%
191047,6509,97326.47%
192052,5704,92010.33%
193050,778-1,792-3.41%
194048,985-1,793-3.53%
195041,031-7,954-16.24%
196034,360-6,671-16.26%
197037,5213,1619.20%
198040,5243,0038.00%
199040,581570.14%
201045,7955,21412.85%
201145,717-78-0.17%
201245,544-173-0.38%
201345,267-277-0.61%
201444,847-420-0.93%
201544,716-131-0.29%
201644,335-381-0.85%
201744,154-181-0.41%
201843,870-284-0.64%
201943,654-216-0.49%
202043,438-216-0.49%
202143,222-216-0.50%
202243,006-216-0.50%
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Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White31,72472.17%
Black or African American1,1892.71%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,3205.28%
Asian1940.44%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander600.14%
Some Other Race2680.61%
Two or More Races8,20018.66%
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Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Population by Race

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Population Pyramid 2022

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Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Median Age

40.3


Total

38.6


Male

42.3


Female

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Adults

There are 34,126 adults, (8,610 of whom are seniors) in Pittsburg County, Oklahoma.

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

33.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Sex Ratio

Female

21,577

49.09%

Male

22,378

50.91%

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Population by Age

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.5%14.5%
All72.5%27.5%
Non Family64.4%35.6%
Male55.1%44.9%
Female48.7%51.3%

72.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,8462.3472.5
Married8,8932.9485.5
Male1,0062.8655.1
Female2,0942.7748.7
Non Family5,8531.1764.4

2.82

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

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Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9913.21%
9th to 12th Grade3,08910.00%
High School Graduate11,25236.42%
Some College6,99722.65%
Associates Degree2,9089.41%
Bachelors Degree3,73512.09%
Graduate Degree1,9216.22%
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Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White22,93320,2394,339
2+ Races4,3343,671800
Native American1,3971,198212
Other Race17914226
Hispanic1,253904180
Asian15713221
Black1,013827107
Islander2713

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 88.25%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 18.92%.

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,439$43,842$26,738
Less Than 9th Grade$22,420$32,650$16,033
High School Graduate$30,178$35,414$22,457
Some College$33,606$48,415$26,381
Bachelors Degree$42,465$51,538$37,005
Graduate Degree$54,619$61,875$52,697

$34,439

Average Earnings

$43,842

Average Male

$26,738

Average Female

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Language by Age

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Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Language

95.90% of Pittsburg County, Oklahoma residents speak only English, while 4.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.13% of the population.

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Language

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Islander603456.67%
Black80425731.97%
Asian1794726.26%
Native2,16649622.90%
White29,0314,32014.88%
Other59NaN%
Multiple7,8131,74822.37%
Hispanic2,22244620.07%

17.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.82%

Male Poverty Rate

18.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pittsburg County, Oklahoma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pittsburg County, Oklahoma is Islander, with 56.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pittsburg County, Oklahoma is Hispanic, with 20.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.86%.

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade29.83%
High School18.05%
Some College12.15%
Bachelors or Greater4.12%

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed7.90%
Male Unemployed32.16%
Female Employed9.04%
Female Unemployed39.51%

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,511$62,850
Families$59,763$74,273
Married Families$70,226$86,718
Non Families$24,584$35,825
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Income by Household Type

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.8%

Male Marriage Rate

52.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Married by Age and Sex

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Pittsburg 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.

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Marital Status by Race

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Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Marital Status

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3,929

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War731
First Gulf War887
Vietnam1,568
Korea250
World War II113

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34305
35 to 54796
55 to 64768
65 to 74958
75+1,102

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,21812.51%
Black665.95%
Native American1046.40%
Islander414.81%
Other Race2612.94%
2+ Races5119.85%
Hispanic14910.57%

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Veterans by Race

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Veterans by Education

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7.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

55.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Veterans by Education

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53.8%

Labor Force Participation

50.1%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Employment by Age

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Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Employment by Race

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Pittsburg 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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66.25%

Born in Pittsburg County, Oklahoma

97.82%

Native Born

2.18%

Foreign Born

1.50%

Non Citizen

0.68%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.82% of Pittsburg County, Oklahoma residents were born in the United States, with 66.25% having been born in Oklahoma. 1.50% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Pittsburg 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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