Major County OK Information

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Major County OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Major County to the other 77 counties and county equivalents 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 # 64 18th
Population Density1 # 67 14th
Diversity Index2 # 69 10th
Median Household Income # 14 83rd
Per Capita Income # 13 84th

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

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

POPULATION

Total Population 7,748
Population in Households 7,671
Population in Familes 6,436
Population in Group Qrtrs 77
Population Density1 8
Diversity Index2 34
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 3,218
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 2,248
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 3,793 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,555 (67.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 663 (17.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 575 (15.2%)
Median Home Value $86,418
Average Home Value $119,873
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $49,180
Average Household Income $59,251
Per Capita Income $24,675
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.68% 0.93%
Households 0.81% 0.98%
Families 0.67% 0.9%
Median Household Income   1.8%
Per Capita Income   2.33%
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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