Population of Counties in Oklahoma (2022)

There are 77 counties in Oklahoma.

The most populated county in the state of Oklahoma is Oklahoma County, home to Oklahoma City. With a population of 792,582 residents, Oklahoma County has experienced a 9.96% rate of growth since the last census in 2010. Coming up after Oklahoma City in terms of size are Tulsa County (648,360) home to the city of Tulsa, Cleveland County (281,669), Canadian County (114,447), and Comanche County (120,422). These are the only Oklahoma counties with more than 100,000 residents. All experienced population growth since 2010 except Comanche County which declined 3.97%. The most significant growth was in Canadian County with an impressive growth rate of 24.16%.

Oklahoma Countries with the Fewest Residents

The least populated county in Oklahoma is Cimarron County. As of 2019, Cimarron County has a population of 2,153, having declined 12.80% since the 2010 census. Harmon County (2,664), Roger Mills County (3,656), Harper County (3,797), Ellis County (3,952), Grant County (4,326), and Dewey County (4,894) are other small counties in Oklahoma with a population of fewer than 5,000 residents. Of these counties, Cimarron County experienced the most dramatic population decline and Harper County experienced the largest growth rate of 2.70%.

Oklahoma Counties with Rapid Growth

Since the last U.S. census was taken in 2010, the fastest-growing county in Oklahoma has been Canadian County. With a rate of growth of 24.16%, the population of Canadian County now stands at 144,447. Behind Canadian County are McClain County (15.11%), Logan Country (12.45%), and Bryan County (10.82%). The county with the biggest decrease in population is Cimarron County, which, since 2010, has lost 12.8% of its residents.

Name 2022 Population Growth Since 2010 Density (mi²)
Oklahoma County817,95713.49%1,153.96
Tulsa County663,1599.62%1,162.86
Cleveland County292,55813.80%542.97
Canadian County159,94637.46%178.39
Comanche County121,412-3.18%113.54
Rogers County94,4338.52%139.76
Wagoner County84,78715.47%150.99
Payne County80,6204.14%117.74
Pottawatomie County72,8294.56%92.46
Creek County70,8980.93%74.62
Muskogee County67,016-5.78%82.69
Garfield County60,9390.29%57.57
Grady County56,9928.68%51.79
Washington County50,735-0.65%122.12
Bryan County50,40718.38%55.73
Logan County50,30019.60%67.62
Le Flore County49,133-2.76%30.92
Cherokee County48,8073.57%65.13
Carter County47,805-0.02%58.14
Osage County46,489-2.12%20.70
Delaware County43,5944.89%59.06
Stephens County43,035-4.58%49.45
Pittsburg County43,006-6.09%32.94
Kay County42,320-8.85%46.01
McClain County42,23521.60%74.01
Sequoyah County41,521-2.32%61.67
Mayes County40,770-1.32%62.21
Okmulgee County38,897-2.96%55.78
Pontotoc County38,3201.93%53.19
Lincoln County34,9971.87%36.75
McCurtain County32,427-2.34%17.52
Ottawa County30,551-4.11%64.89
Custer County29,0275.25%29.36
Caddo County27,964-5.85%21.88
Garvin County27,6060.11%34.42
Jackson County23,795-10.16%29.65
Seminole County23,472-7.90%37.09
Beckham County22,2760.97%24.70
Adair County22,104-2.87%38.54
Woodward County19,908-0.45%16.02
McIntosh County19,149-5.54%30.96
Texas County18,459-11.26%9.04
Marshall County17,54310.78%47.27
Pawnee County16,436-0.92%28.93
Kingfisher County15,6183.67%17.39
Choctaw County14,594-4.21%18.94
Murray County14,3886.37%34.55
Craig County13,668-9.24%17.95
Atoka County13,647-3.99%13.99
Hughes County13,201-5.91%16.41
Haskell County12,600-1.40%21.85
Okfuskee County11,729-4.10%18.96
Johnston County11,2802.53%17.54
Pushmataha County10,808-6.78%7.74
Noble County10,687-7.58%14.60
Washita County10,556-8.55%10.52
Love County10,54412.03%20.51
Latimer County9,767-12.46%13.53
Nowata County9,470-10.02%16.74
Blaine County9,354-5.61%10.08
Kiowa County8,636-8.54%8.51
Woods County8,493-4.61%6.60
Major County7,6351.56%7.99
Tillman County7,031-11.96%8.07
Jefferson County5,690-11.62%7.50
Alfalfa County5,513-2.06%6.36
Coal County5,420-8.31%10.49
Greer County5,406-12.95%8.46
Beaver County5,290-6.06%2.92
Cotton County5,204-15.68%8.23
Dewey County4,771-0.81%4.77
Grant County4,369-3.70%4.37
Ellis County3,619-12.96%2.94
Harper County3,571-3.33%3.44
Roger Mills County3,394-6.96%2.97
Harmon County2,539-13.08%4.73
Cimarron County2,053-16.92%1.12