Dewey County OK Information


Dewey County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 4,884
Population in Households 4,791
Population in Familes 4,036
Population in Group Qrtrs 93
Population Density2 5
Diversity Index3 36


Median Household Income $47,965
Average Household Income $71,849
Per Capita Income $28,766


Total Housing Units 2,445 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,478 (60.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 458 (18.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 509 (20.8%)
Median Home Value $86,778
Average Home Value $131,428


Total Households 1,936
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 1,311
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 0.19% -0.26%
Households -0.05% -0.42%
Families -0.19% -0.51%
Median Household Income   1.73%
Per Capita Income   2.28%


Dewey County OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dewey 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 # 71 9th
Population Density # 71 9th
Diversity Index # 72 8th
Median Household Income # 26 68th
Per Capita Income # 13 84th

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