The City of Tulsa is the 2nd largest city in Oklahoma with a population of 405,021 as of July 1, 2015. Tulsa ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Tulsa is located at latitude 36.1279 and longitude -95.9023 in Tulsa County. The formal boundaries for the City of Tulsa (see map below) encompass a land area of 196.86 sq. miles and a water area of 4.24 sq. miles. Tulsa County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 722 feet.
While the primary coordinates for City of Tulsa are located in Tulsa County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into Osage County, Rogers County, and Wagoner County.
The City of Tulsa (GNIS ID: 2412110) 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 Tulsa is located within Tulsa Division of Tulsa County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Tulsa population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||396,640|
|Population in Familes||297,126|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||8,381|
|Average Household Size||2.35|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||191,461 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||89,660 (46.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||79,350 (41.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||22,451 (11.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$163,340|
|Average Home Value||$221,650|
|Median Household Income||$41,812|
|Average Household Income||$62,963|
|Per Capita Income||$26,579|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.14%|
|Per Capita Income||2.41%|
The table below compares Tulsa to the other 733 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Oklahoma by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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.
|Total Population||# 2||100th|
|Population Density1||# 18||98th|
|Diversity Index2||# 31||96th|
|Median Household Income||# 330||55th|
|Per Capita Income||# 79||89th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Oklahoma Census Data Comparison Tool.