Choctaw County OK Information


Choctaw County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 15,616
Population in Households 15,444
Population in Familes 12,508
Population in Group Qrtrs 172
Population Density1 20
Diversity Index2 59


Total Households 6,351
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 4,164
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 7,604 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,401 (57.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,950 (25.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,253 (16.5%)
Median Home Value $87,746
Average Home Value $122,910


Median Household Income $31,001
Average Household Income $46,078
Per Capita Income $18,905
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.43% 0.45%
Households 0.21% 0.31%
Families 0.09% 0.25%
Median Household Income   1.14%
Per Capita Income   1.01%
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.


Choctaw County OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Choctaw 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 # 46 42nd
Population Density1 # 46 42nd
Diversity Index2 # 18 78th
Median Household Income # 77 1st
Per Capita Income # 75 4th

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