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The Town of Foster had a population of 170 as of July 1, 2017. Foster ranks in the lower 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 Foster is located at latitude 34.5975 and longitude -97.4917 in Garvin County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Foster (see map below) encompass a land area of 15.95 sq. miles and a water area of 0.08 sq. miles. Garvin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,007 feet.

The Town of Foster (GNIS ID: 2412646) 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 Town of Foster is located within Elmore City Division of Garvin County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Foster population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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


Total Population 170
Daytime Population: Workers 15
Daytime Population: Residents 93
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 108
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.64
Population in Households 170
Population in Familes 144
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 11
Diversity Index3 27


Median Household Income $64,205
Average Household Income $70,557
Per Capita Income $27,889


Total Housing Units 71 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 52 (73.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 8 (11.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 11 (15.5%)
Median Home Value $135,714
Average Home Value $194,231


Total Households 60
Average Household Size 2.83
Family Households 44
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 0.75% 0.7%
Households 0.71% 0.66%
Families -0.91% 0.45%
Median Household Income   2.21%
Per Capita Income   2.87%

Foster, OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Foster to the other 731 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 552 24th
Population Density # 726 1st
Diversity Index # 680 7th
Median Household Income # 34 95th
Per Capita Income # 124 83rd

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