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Dewey, Oklahoma - Basic Facts

The City of Dewey had a population of 3,545 as of July 1, 2016. Dewey ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Oklahoma. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Dewey is located at latitude 36.7913 and longitude -95.9327 in Washington County. The formal boundaries for the City of Dewey (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.84 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Washington County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 702 feet.

The City of Dewey (GNIS ID: 2410333) 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 Dewey is located within Bartlesville Division of Washington County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Dewey 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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Dewey, OK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 3,545
Population in Households 3,432
Population in Familes 2,741
Population in Group Qrtrs 113
Population Density1 1,249
Diversity Index2 49


Total Households 1,386
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 891
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,589 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 986 (62.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 400 (25.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 203 (12.8%)
Median Home Value $83,292
Average Home Value $105,187


Median Household Income $35,228
Average Household Income $48,427
Per Capita Income $19,627
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.52% 0.54%
Households 0.39% 0.47%
Families 0.22% 0.4%
Median Household Income   0.89%
Per Capita Income   0.85%
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.

Dewey, OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dewey 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 # 97 87th
Population Density1 # 98 87th
Diversity Index2 # 352 52nd
Median Household Income # 573 22nd
Per Capita Income # 523 29th

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