Hughes County OK Information


Hughes County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 14,204
Population in Households 12,639
Population in Familes 10,449
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,565
Population Density1 18
Diversity Index2 58


Total Households 5,028
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 3,412
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,183 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,693 (59.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,335 (21.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,155 (18.7%)
Median Home Value $75,338
Average Home Value $109,809


Median Household Income $35,491
Average Household Income $51,102
Per Capita Income $19,741
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.23% 0.19%
Households -0.07% 0.04%
Families -0.18% -0.02%
Median Household Income   0.71%
Per Capita Income   0.8%
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.


Hughes County OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hughes 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 # 50 36th
Population Density1 # 52 32nd
Diversity Index2 # 20 75th
Median Household Income # 70 10th
Per Capita Income # 65 17th

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