Cotton County OK Information


Cotton County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 6,364
Population in Households 6,316
Population in Familes 5,241
Population in Group Qrtrs 48
Population Density1 10
Diversity Index2 45


Total Households 2,507
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 1,722
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,085 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,879 (60.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 628 (20.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 578 (18.7%)
Median Home Value $79,293
Average Home Value $111,030


Median Household Income $43,237
Average Household Income $55,960
Per Capita Income $22,273
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.44% 0.32%
Households 0.15% 0.18%
Families 0.05% 0.14%
Median Household Income   -0.45%
Per Capita Income   0.81%
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.


Cotton County OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cotton 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 # 66 16th
Population Density1 # 61 22nd
Diversity Index2 # 57 27th
Median Household Income # 34 57th
Per Capita Income # 46 42nd

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