Ottawa County OK Information


Ottawa County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 32,619
Population in Households 31,651
Population in Familes 26,009
Population in Group Qrtrs 968
Population Density1 69
Diversity Index2 57


Total Households 12,551
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 8,552
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 14,380 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,994 (62.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,557 (24.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,829 (12.7%)
Median Home Value $89,793
Average Home Value $126,529


Median Household Income $36,547
Average Household Income $48,354
Per Capita Income $18,987
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.38% 0.32%
Households 0.27% 0.25%
Families 0.16% 0.19%
Median Household Income   0.79%
Per Capita Income   1.15%
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.


Ottawa County OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ottawa 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 # 32 60th
Population Density1 # 13 84th
Diversity Index2 # 24 70th
Median Household Income # 64 18th
Per Capita Income # 73 6th

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