Beckham County OK Information


Beckham County Subdivisions

Beckham County OK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 24,056
Daytime Population: Workers 9,899
Daytime Population: Residents 15,167
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 25,066
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.04
Population in Households 22,135
Population in Familes 18,026
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,921
Population Density2 27
Diversity Index3 51


Median Household Income $45,762
Average Household Income $62,445
Per Capita Income $23,928


Total Housing Units 10,667 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,002 (56.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,820 (26.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,845 (17.3%)
Median Home Value $120,761
Average Home Value $143,573


Total Households 8,822
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 5,881
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.16% 1.2%
Households 1.08% 1.19%
Families 0.97% 1.12%
Median Household Income   2.26%
Per Capita Income   2.82%


Beckham County OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Beckham County to the other 77 counties and county equivalents in Oklahoma by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 38 52nd
Population Density # 40 49th
Diversity Index # 43 44th
Median Household Income # 33 58th
Per Capita Income # 39 51st

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