Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Population 2020

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma's estimated population is 43,341 with a growth rate of -0.61% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pittsburg County, Oklahoma is the 22nd largest county in Oklahoma.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202043,341-268-0.61%
201943,609-268-0.61%
201843,877-268-0.61%
201744,145-196-0.44%
201644,341-370-0.83%
201544,711-124-0.28%
201444,835-419-0.93%
201345,254-267-0.59%
201245,521-175-0.38%
201145,696-87-0.19%
201045,7835,20212.82%
199040,581570.14%
198040,5243,0038.00%
197037,5213,1619.20%
196034,360-6,671-16.26%
195041,031-7,954-16.24%
194048,985-1,793-3.53%
193050,778-1,792-3.41%
192052,5704,92010.33%
191047,6509,97326.47%
190037,6770.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.61%
County Website
Founded
1907
County Seat
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Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White32,25772.68%
Two or More Races7,35216.57%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,9416.63%
Black or African American1,3032.94%
Some Other Race2970.67%
Asian1670.38%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander650.15%
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Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Population Pyramid 2020

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Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Median Age

40.6


Total

38.9


Male

42.8


Female

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Adults

There are 34,546 adults, (8,522 of whom are seniors) in Pittsburg County, Oklahoma.

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Age Dependency

70.5

Age Dependency Ratio

32.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Sex Ratio

Female

21,799

49.12%

Male

22,583

50.88%

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Households and Families

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.6%15.4%
All72.5%27.5%
Non Family65.9%34.1%
Male56.5%43.5%
Female47.7%52.3%

72.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,7452.3772.5
Married8,7642.9884.6
Non Family5,9831.265.9
Female2,0442.9847.7
Male9542.8156.5

2.88

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1303.62%
9th to 12th Grade2,9669.51%
High School Graduate12,00238.47%
Some College7,26123.28%
Associates Degree2,9929.59%
Bachelors Degree3,31110.61%
Graduate Degree1,5334.91%
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Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White23,28620,4443,673
Multiple Races3,9743,377561
Native American1,6941,499209
Hispanic1,230911158
Black1,022861225
Other Race2301935
Asian14011819
Islander4444

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 22.02%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,648$41,526$26,040
Less Than High School$23,396$31,406$13,482
High School Grad$30,302$35,923$22,241
Some College$31,915$42,933$25,658
Bachelors Degree$42,722$54,750$32,889
Graduate Degree$54,574$62,292$47,250

$32,648

Average Earnings

$41,526

Average Male

$26,040

Average Female

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Language

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Language by Age

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Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Language

95.87% of Pittsburg County, Oklahoma residents speak only English, while 4.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.01% of the population.

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Poverty

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White29,8234,55815.28%
Multiple7,0451,62623.08%
Hispanic2,03560829.88%
Native2,68157121.30%
Black94015516.49%
Other26112146.36%
Asian1532818.30%
Islander652538.46%

17.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.05%

Male Poverty Rate

18.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pittsburg County, Oklahoma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pittsburg County, Oklahoma is Other, with 46.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pittsburg County, Oklahoma is White, with 15.28% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.73%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.35%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.70%
High School17.00%
Some College12.05%
Bachelors or Greater4.25%
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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed43.95%
Female Unemployed33.21%
Female Employed9.95%
Male Employed8.61%

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Income

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,346$61,038
Families$58,259$72,194
Married Families$66,892$82,391
Non Families$24,936$35,717
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Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.9%

Male Marriage Rate

51.9%

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 Veterans

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3,990

Number of Veterans

3,742

Male Veterans

248

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,687
First Gulf War723
Second Gulf War519
Korea403
World War II147
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,152
75+1,022
55 to 64791
35 to 54762
18 to 34263
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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,29712.62%
2 or More4519.45%
Indian1497.33%
Hispanic896.59%
Black736.64%
Other166.37%
Hawaiian49.09%

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Veterans by Education

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8.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pittsburg County, Oklahoma Employment Status

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53.3%

Labor Force Participation

49.6%

Employment Rate

6.5%

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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64.93%

Born in Oklahoma

97.82%

Native Born

2.18%

Foreign Born

1.46%

Non Citizen

0.73%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.82% of Pittsburg County, Oklahoma residents were born in the United States, with 64.93% having been born in Oklahoma. 1.46% 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