Washita County, Oklahoma Population 2020

Washita County, Oklahoma's estimated population is 11,077 with a growth rate of -0.23% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Washita County, Oklahoma is the 55th largest county in Oklahoma.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202011,077-25-0.23%
201911,102-25-0.22%
201811,127-25-0.22%
201711,152-346-3.01%
201611,498-258-2.19%
201511,7561291.11%
201411,627-141-1.20%
201311,7681211.04%
201211,647340.29%
201111,61310.01%
201011,6121711.49%
199011,441-2,357-17.08%
198013,7981,65713.65%
197012,141-5,980-33.00%
196018,1214642.63%
195017,657-4,622-20.75%
194022,279-7,156-24.31%
193029,4357,19832.37%
192022,237-2,797-11.17%
191025,0343,02713.75%
190022,0077,00646.70%
189015,0010.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.23%
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Founded
1891
County Seat

Washita County, Oklahoma Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,27389.86%
Two or More Races5975.22%
Some Other Race2662.33%
American Indian and Alaska Native1411.23%
Black or African American1311.15%
Asian240.21%

Washita County, Oklahoma Population Pyramid 2020

Washita County, Oklahoma Median Age

38.9


Total

37


Male

40.6


Female

Washita County, Oklahoma Adults

There are 8,526 adults, (1,985 of whom are seniors) in Washita County, Oklahoma.

Washita County, Oklahoma Age Dependency

74.8

Age Dependency Ratio

30.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Washita County, Oklahoma Sex Ratio

Female

5,692

49.79%

Male

5,740

50.21%

Washita County, Oklahoma Households and Families

Washita County, Oklahoma Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Washita County, Oklahoma Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.3%18.7%
All72%28%
Non Family62.1%37.9%
Male56.9%43.1%
Female56.1%43.9%

72.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,3632.5672
Married2,4303.0781.3
Non Family1,3401.2162.1
Female4333.4556.1
Male1603.6456.9

3.06

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Washita County, Oklahoma Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2613.41%
9th to 12th Grade5367.00%
High School Graduate3,28642.91%
Some College1,51419.77%
Associates Degree4986.50%
Bachelors Degree1,04413.63%
Graduate Degree5196.78%

Washita County, Oklahoma Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,7626,2001,457
Hispanic50432245
Multiple Races29224845
Other Race13743
Native American67609
Black42403
Asian18188

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 44.44%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,900$43,878$27,699
Less Than High School$26,210$36,667$13,382
High School Grad$34,635$40,706$21,591
Some College$36,455$45,227$28,237
Bachelors Degree$45,000$54,079$37,500
Graduate Degree$52,404$80,167$48,281

$36,900

Average Earnings

$43,878

Average Male

$27,699

Average Female

Washita County, Oklahoma Language

Washita County, Oklahoma Language by Age

Washita County, Oklahoma Language

95.13% of Washita County, Oklahoma residents speak only English, while 4.87% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.08% of the population.

Washita County, Oklahoma Poverty

Washita County, Oklahoma Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White9,28996710.41%
Hispanic1,09044741.01%
Multiple55716329.26%
Other25714857.59%
Native12386.50%

13.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.67%

Male Poverty Rate

15.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Washita County, Oklahoma

The race most likely to be in poverty in Washita County, Oklahoma is Other, with 57.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Washita County, Oklahoma is Native, with 6.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.97%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.11%
High School11.63%
Some College10.88%
Bachelors or Greater3.09%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed34.95%
Male Unemployed17.05%
Female Employed11.55%
Male Employed4.26%

Washita County, Oklahoma Income

Washita County, Oklahoma Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,510$65,890
Families$61,864$76,106
Married Families$66,310-
Non Families$26,568$39,052

Washita County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Washita County, Oklahoma Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.8%

Male Marriage Rate

55.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Washita County, Oklahoma Married by Age and Sex

Washita County, Oklahoma Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Washita County, Oklahoma Marital Status by Race

Washita County, Oklahoma Veterans

752

Number of Veterans

742

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam289
First Gulf War218
Second Gulf War109
Korea75
World War II15
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74174
55 to 64170
75+164
35 to 54162
18 to 3482
Name Veterans % of Total
White7139.14%
Hispanic324.92%
2 or More143.77%
Other116.04%
Black1114.86%
Indian34.29%

$Washita County, Oklahoma Veterans by Education

5.21%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Washita County, Oklahoma Employment Status

59.1%

Labor Force Participation

56.4%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Washita 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

66.74%

Born in Oklahoma

97.38%

Native Born

2.62%

Foreign Born

1.90%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.38% of Washita County, Oklahoma residents were born in the United States, with 66.74% having been born in Oklahoma. 1.90% 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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