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Stilwell, Oklahoma - Basic Facts

Stilwell is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the City of Stilwell.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Adair County at latitude 35.8145 and longitude -94.6286. Adair County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,089 feet.

The formal boundaries for the City of Stilwell (see map) encompass a land area of 3.24 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles.

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Stilwell, OK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 4,064
Population in Households 3,984
Population in Familes 3,218
Population in Group Qrtrs 80
Population Density1 1,260
Diversity Index2 73


Total Households 1,483
Average Household Size 2.69
Family Households 948
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,691 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 711 (42.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 772 (45.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 208 (12.3%)
Median Home Value $68,333
Average Home Value $71,910


Median Household Income $25,192
Average Household Income $34,235
Per Capita Income $12,722
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.68% 0.17%
Households 0.58% 0.15%
Families 0.79% 0.04%
Median Household Income   1.7%
Per Capita Income   2.04%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Stilwell, OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Stilwell to the other 733 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Oklahoma by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 87 88th
Population Density1 # 87 88th
Diversity Index2 # 15 98th
Median Household Income # 708 4th
Per Capita Income # 724 1st

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Oklahoma Census Data Comparison Tool.