Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Population 2022

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma's estimated population is 72,829 with a growth rate of 0.11% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma is the 10th largest county in Oklahoma. The 2010 Population was 69,650 and has seen a growth of 4.56% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
189026,4120.00%
190043,27216,86063.83%
191043,5953230.75%
192046,0282,4335.58%
193066,57220,54444.63%
194054,377-12,195-18.32%
195043,517-10,860-19.97%
196041,486-2,031-4.67%
197043,1341,6483.97%
198055,23912,10528.06%
199058,7603,5216.37%
201069,65010,89018.53%
201170,0594090.59%
201270,5124530.65%
201370,9063940.56%
201471,5356290.89%
201571,479-56-0.08%
201672,0015220.73%
201772,1851840.26%
201872,5133280.45%
201972,592790.11%
202072,671790.11%
202172,750790.11%
202272,829790.11%
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Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White54,34174.94%
Black or African American2,3663.26%
American Indian and Alaska Native10,33614.25%
Asian5260.73%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander670.09%
Some Other Race3720.51%
Two or More Races4,5036.21%
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Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Population by Race

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Population Pyramid 2022

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Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Median Age

37.7


Total

36.5


Male

39.1


Female

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Adults

There are 55,336 adults, (11,837 of whom are seniors) in Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma.

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

27.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Sex Ratio

Female

37,789

52.11%

Male

34,722

47.89%

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Population by Age

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.5%15.5%
All71.1%28.9%
Male65.6%34.4%
Non Family57.5%42.5%
Female53.2%46.8%

71.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,0662.6671.1
Married13,2923.2784.5
Male1,4233.165.6
Female3,5243.4553.2
Non Family7,8271.2157.5

3.19

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

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Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0972.27%
9th to 12th Grade4,4229.16%
High School Graduate17,13235.48%
Some College12,12525.11%
Associates Degree4,1428.58%
Bachelors Degree6,03912.51%
Graduate Degree3,3316.90%
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Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian404309132
White37,36033,5697,753
2+ Races2,0261,808370
Black1,2091,061201
Native American5,9825,041780
Hispanic1,7991,426182
Other Race24923020
Islander1414

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 asian people with a rate of 32.67%.

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,320$42,991$28,461
Less Than 9th Grade$25,344$31,849$16,554
High School Graduate$29,465$40,725$22,935
Some College$34,172$44,049$29,191
Bachelors Degree$44,315$52,276$39,911
Graduate Degree$51,629$66,709$45,672

$35,320

Average Earnings

$42,991

Average Male

$28,461

Average Female

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Language by Age

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Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Language

95.70% of Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma residents speak only English, while 4.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.12% of the population.

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Language

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Islander672638.81%
Black2,03864231.50%
Multiple4,30591321.21%
Native9,9401,91919.31%
Hispanic3,56563817.90%
White50,0897,01014.00%
Asian5266311.98%
Other64NaN%

15.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.54%

Male Poverty Rate

16.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma is Islander, with 38.81% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.88%.

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.91%
High School16.35%
Some College10.86%
Bachelors or Greater4.70%

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed6.12%
Male Unemployed33.49%
Female Employed7.25%
Female Unemployed31.90%

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,150$65,838
Families$63,813$77,143
Married Families$76,086$89,388
Non Families$26,353$36,471
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Income by Household Type

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.6%

Male Marriage Rate

46.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Married by Age and Sex

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Pottawatomie 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 35-44.

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Marital Status by Race

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Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Marital Status

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5,198

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1,333
First Gulf War1,258
Vietnam1,807
Korea302
World War II98

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34524
35 to 541,529
55 to 64998
65 to 741,211
75+936

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4,37210.11%
Black1579.68%
Native American4265.95%
Islander1035.71%
Other Race72.28%
2+ Races2269.01%
Hispanic1858.00%

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Veterans by Race

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Veterans by Education

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6.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Veterans by Education

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55.9%

Labor Force Participation

52.3%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Employment by Age

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Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma Employment by Race

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Pottawatomie 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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71.19%

Born in Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma

98.34%

Native Born

1.66%

Foreign Born

0.81%

Non Citizen

0.86%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.34% of Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma residents were born in the United States, with 71.19% having been born in Oklahoma. 0.81% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Pottawatomie 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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