Perkins, OK Profile: Facts & Data


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Perkins, Oklahoma - Basic Facts

The City of Perkins had a population of 3,025 as of July 1, 2018. Perkins ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for 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 Perkins is located at latitude 35.9781 and longitude -97.0299 in Payne County. The formal boundaries for the City of Perkins (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.03 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Payne County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 896 feet.

The City of Perkins (GNIS ID: 2411402) 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 Perkins is located within Stillwater Division of Payne County.

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


Total Population 3,025
Population in Households 3,021
Population in Familes 2,503
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density2 997
Diversity Index3 33


Median Household Income $45,788
Average Household Income $53,558
Per Capita Income $21,490


Total Housing Units 1,366 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 850 (62.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 399 (29.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 117 ( 8.6%)
Median Home Value $114,163
Average Home Value $127,029


Total Households 1,249
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 843
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.81% 0.81%
Households 0.75% 0.79%
Families 1.06% 0.7%
Median Household Income   2.07%
Per Capita Income   2.24%

Perkins, OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Perkins to the other 731 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 113 85th
Population Density # 158 79th
Diversity Index # 619 16th
Median Household Income # 284 61st
Per Capita Income # 449 39th

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