Carter County OK Information


Carter County Subdivisions

Carter County OK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 49,548
Population in Households 48,635
Population in Familes 40,488
Population in Group Qrtrs 913
Population Density2 60
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $44,168
Average Household Income $58,579
Per Capita Income $22,773


Total Housing Units 21,798 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,942 (59.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,120 (28.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,736 (12.6%)
Median Home Value $119,895
Average Home Value $157,037


Total Households 19,062
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 13,063
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 0.5% 0.27%
Households 0.27% 0.17%
Families 0.14% 0.09%
Median Household Income   2.37%
Per Capita Income   2.1%


Carter County OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Carter County to the other 77 counties and county equivalents in Oklahoma by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 17 79th
Population Density # 19 77th
Diversity Index # 33 58th
Median Household Income # 42 47th
Per Capita Income # 50 36th

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