Tulsa County, Oklahoma Population 2020

Tulsa County, Oklahoma's estimated population is 651,626 with a growth rate of 0.25% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Tulsa County, Oklahoma is the 2nd largest county in Oklahoma.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2020651,6261,6330.25%
2019649,9931,6330.25%
2018648,3601,6330.25%
2017646,7273310.05%
2016646,3965,4170.85%
2015640,9799,5381.51%
2014631,4417,2681.16%
2013624,1738,5791.39%
2012615,5946,2021.02%
2011609,3924,3840.72%
2010605,008101,66720.20%
1990503,34132,7486.96%
1980470,59368,93017.16%
1970401,66355,62516.07%
1960346,03894,35237.49%
1950251,68658,32330.16%
1940193,3635,7893.09%
1930187,57478,55172.05%
1920109,02374,028211.54%
191034,99513,30261.32%
190021,6930.00%
2020 Growth Rate
0.25%
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Founded
1907
County Seat

Tulsa County, Oklahoma Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White450,61570.10%
Black or African American64,78310.08%
Two or More Races50,6707.88%
American Indian and Alaska Native31,2574.86%
Some Other Race24,3553.79%
Asian20,5423.20%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander5590.09%

Tulsa County, Oklahoma Population Pyramid 2020

Tulsa County, Oklahoma Median Age

35.5


Total

34.2


Male

36.8


Female

Tulsa County, Oklahoma Adults

There are 479,194 adults, (87,684 of whom are seniors) in Tulsa County, Oklahoma.

Tulsa County, Oklahoma Age Dependency

64.2

Age Dependency Ratio

22.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Tulsa County, Oklahoma Sex Ratio

Female

329,122

51.20%

Male

313,659

48.80%

Tulsa County, Oklahoma Households and Families

Tulsa County, Oklahoma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Tulsa County, Oklahoma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.2%21.8%
All59%41%
Male47%53%
Non Family44.2%55.8%
Female39.4%60.6%

59.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All251,1762.5359
Married113,2143.2378.2
Non Family92,2171.2544.2
Female33,1983.3339.4
Male12,5473.4647

3.18

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Tulsa County, Oklahoma Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade17,7864.22%
9th to 12th Grade27,6776.57%
High School Graduate107,18925.46%
Some College100,58623.89%
Associates Degree36,3648.64%
Bachelors Degree89,19621.18%
Graduate Degree42,23710.03%

Tulsa County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White291,102272,223104,438
Black38,30434,1907,207
Hispanic38,28922,5464,497
Multiple Races23,28121,0106,268
Native American18,76116,5674,304
Asian12,86710,1204,925
Other Race12,3495,982873
Islander41223046

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.51%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 38.28%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,920$43,892$30,967
Less Than High School$23,615$27,820$16,703
High School Grad$29,454$34,534$23,371
Some College$35,297$42,770$29,308
Bachelors Degree$49,193$63,719$39,122
Graduate Degree$62,320$84,054$50,246

$36,920

Average Earnings

$43,892

Average Male

$30,967

Average Female

Tulsa County, Oklahoma Language

Tulsa County, Oklahoma Language by Age

Tulsa County, Oklahoma Language

85.70% of Tulsa County, Oklahoma residents speak only English, while 14.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.89% of the population.

Tulsa County, Oklahoma Poverty

Tulsa County, Oklahoma Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White395,51439,60610.01%
Hispanic79,04619,67824.89%
Black63,30419,39230.63%
Multiple49,93710,65921.34%
Other24,1656,85428.36%
Native30,8255,41717.57%
Asian20,2493,13715.49%
Islander5409016.67%

15.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.68%

Male Poverty Rate

16.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tulsa County, Oklahoma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tulsa County, Oklahoma is Black, with 30.63% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tulsa County, Oklahoma is White, with 10.01% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.79%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.84%
High School15.64%
Some College10.49%
Bachelors or Greater4.17%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.63%
Male Unemployed33.59%
Female Employed8.59%
Male Employed5.75%

Tulsa County, Oklahoma Income

Tulsa County, Oklahoma Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,902$77,047
Families$67,995$92,616
Married Families$84,530$110,433
Non Families$34,203$47,345

Tulsa County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Tulsa County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.0%

Male Marriage Rate

46.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Tulsa County, Oklahoma Married by Age and Sex

Tulsa 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.

Tulsa County, Oklahoma Marital Status by Race

Tulsa County, Oklahoma Veterans

37,972

Number of Veterans

35,064

Male Veterans

2,908

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam12,981
First Gulf War7,124
Second Gulf War7,102
Korea3,477
World War II1,584
Age Group Veterans
65 to 749,649
35 to 549,293
75+8,454
55 to 646,602
18 to 343,974
Name Veterans % of Total
White31,0398.85%
Black3,1846.97%
2 or More1,8486.38%
Indian1,4096.30%
Hispanic1,1532.43%
Asian3021.98%
Other1430.94%
Hawaiian4710.59%

$Tulsa County, Oklahoma Veterans by Education

7.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tulsa County, Oklahoma Employment Status

66.7%

Labor Force Participation

63%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Tulsa 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

57.40%

Born in Oklahoma

91.17%

Native Born

8.83%

Foreign Born

6.08%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.17% of Tulsa County, Oklahoma residents were born in the United States, with 57.40% having been born in Oklahoma. 6.08% 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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