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Perkins, Oklahoma - Basic Facts

The City of Perkins had a population of 2,998 as of July 1, 2016. Perkins ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Oklahoma. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Perkins is located at latitude 35.9781 and longitude -97.0299 in Payne County. The formal boundaries for the City of Perkins (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.03 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Payne County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 896 feet.

The City of Perkins (GNIS ID: 2411402) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Oklahoma is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Perkins is located within Stillwater Division of Payne County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Perkins population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.


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

POPULATION

Total Population 2,998
Population in Households 2,994
Population in Familes 2,465
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density1 988
Diversity Index2 34
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,257
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 854
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,327 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 838 (63.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 419 (31.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 70 ( 5.3%)
Median Home Value $109,868
Average Home Value $125,626
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $44,493
Average Household Income $53,631
Per Capita Income $21,872
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.92% 0.89%
Households 1.1% 1.04%
Families 1.61% 0.99%
Median Household Income   2.44%
Per Capita Income   1.62%
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.

Perkins, OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Perkins to the other 731 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 112 85th
Population Density1 # 159 78th
Diversity Index2 # 602 18th
Median Household Income # 252 66th
Per Capita Income # 348 53rd

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