Pottawatomie County OK Information


Pottawatomie County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 72,823
Population in Households 69,770
Population in Familes 58,284
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,053
Population Density2 93
Diversity Index3 48


Median Household Income $45,265
Average Household Income $59,114
Per Capita Income $22,537


Total Housing Units 30,543 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 18,323 (60.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,887 (29.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,333 (10.9%)
Median Home Value $122,560
Average Home Value $150,726


Total Households 27,210
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 18,941
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 0.58% 0.49%
Households 0.59% 0.51%
Families 0.47% 0.43%
Median Household Income   2.15%
Per Capita Income   2.34%


Pottawatomie County OK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pottawatomie 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 # 10 88th
Population Density # 10 88th
Diversity Index # 54 31st
Median Household Income # 38 52nd
Per Capita Income # 51 35th

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