Carter County OK Information

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Carter County Subdivisions

Carter County OK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 51,062
Population in Households 50,149
Population in Familes 41,507
Population in Group Qrtrs 913
Population Density1 62
Diversity Index2 54
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 19,551
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 13,455
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 22,256 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13,346 (60.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,205 (27.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,705 (12.2%)
Median Home Value $106,888
Average Home Value $145,238
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $41,282
Average Household Income $56,267
Per Capita Income $21,774
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.14% 1.07%
Households 0.77% 0.9%
Families 0.66% 0.85%
Median Household Income   1.83%
Per Capita Income   1.19%
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.

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Carter County OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Carter County to the other 77 counties and county equivalents in Oklahoma by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 16 81st
Population Density1 # 18 77th
Diversity Index2 # 31 61st
Median Household Income # 46 42nd
Per Capita Income # 50 36th

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