Pittsburg County OK Information


Pittsburg County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 45,635
Population in Households 43,202
Population in Familes 35,108
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,433
Population Density1 35
Diversity Index2 52


Total Households 17,681
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 11,880
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 22,634 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,910 (57.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,771 (21.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,953 (21.9%)
Median Home Value $99,597
Average Home Value $152,199


Median Household Income $41,354
Average Household Income $57,958
Per Capita Income $22,808
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.07% -0.04%
Households -0.3% -0.15%
Families -0.41% -0.21%
Median Household Income   1.12%
Per Capita Income   1.13%
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.


Pittsburg County OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pittsburg 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 # 23 71st
Population Density1 # 33 60th
Diversity Index2 # 38 53rd
Median Household Income # 45 43rd
Per Capita Income # 41 48th

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