Carter County, OK Demographic Data

Carter County, OK Summary

Carter County is located in Oklahoma
  • Population: 47,894
  • Area: 833.76 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 822.18 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 11.59 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 57.44 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 888.45 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Carter County, OK Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
24,977
52%
50.8
Male
23,465
48%
49.2
Total Population
48,442
 
321,419,000

Carter County, OK Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
3,357
6.9% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
3,529
7.3% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
3,361
6.9% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
3,216
6.6% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
2,859
5.9% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
5,881
12.1% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
6,182
12.8% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
6,350
13.1% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
3,363
6.9% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
2,797
5.8% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
4,160
8.6% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
2,371
4.9% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
1,016
2.1% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
36,119
74.6%
77.1
Female
18,702
51.8%
51.4
Male
17,417
48.2%
48.6
21 Years and over
34,444
71.1%
72.9
62 Years and over
9,258
19.1%
18.3
65 Years and over
7,547
15.6%
14.9
Female
4,303
57.0%
55.9
Male
3,244
43.0%
44.1
Median Age (years)
39
NR
NR

Carter County, OK Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
45,018
92.9% 
96.9
White
36,166
74.7% 
73.1
Black or African American
3,379
7.0% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
3,958
8.2% 
0.8
Asian
451
0.9% 
5.4
Asian Indian
95
0.2% 
1.2
Chinese
213
0.4% 
1.3
Filipino
22
0.0% 
0.9
Japanese
11
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
11
0.0% 
0.5
Vietnamese
69
0.1% 
0.5
Other Asian
30
0.1% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
53
0.1% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
3
0.0% 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
0
0.0% 
0.0
Samoan
50
0.1% 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.1
Some Other Race
1,011
2.1% 
4.8
Two or More Races
3,424
7.1% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
3,098
6.4% 
17.6
Mexican
2,557
5.3% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
93
0.2% 
1.7
Cuban
37
0.1% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
411
0.8% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
45,344
93.6% 
82.4

Carter County, OK Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
1,375
4.3% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
3,195
9.9% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
12,723
39.6% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
6,948
21.6% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
1,853
5.8% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
4,018
12.5% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
2,008
6.3% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
4,570
14.2%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
27,550
85.8%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
6,026
18.8%
30.6

Carter County, OK Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
9,719
25.4%
33.5%
Now Married
19,041
49.9%
47.5
Divorced
5,540
14.5%
11.0%
Separated
497
1.3%
2.1
Widowed
3,398
8.9
5.8%

Carter County, OK Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
42,205
93.6%
78.5%
Languages other than english
2,880
6.4%
21.5%
Spanish
2,031
4.5%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
389
0.9%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
271
0.6%
3.5%
Other Languages
189
0.4%
1.0%

Carter County, OK Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
1,468
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
1,038
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
2,545
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
2,275
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
2,560
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
3,432
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
1,961
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
1,764
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
418
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
406
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
44,531
 
55,775
Per capita income
22,870
 
29,979

Carter County, OK Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
1,357
6.5%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
2,053
9.9%
9.8
Construction
1,294
6.2%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
4,124
19.8%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
1,093
5.2%
6.5
Information
207
1.0%
2.1
Manufacturing
2,919
14.0%
10.3
Other services except public administration
1,234
5.9%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
1,453
7.0%
11.3
Public administration
747
3.6%
4.6
Retail trade
2,867
13.8%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
1,001
4.8%
5.1
Wholesale trade
471
2.3%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
2,496
12.0%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
5,770
27.7%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
3,639
17.5%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
5,082
24.4%
23.6%
Service occupations
3,833
18.4%
18.0%

Carter County, OK Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
20,476
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
17,021
83.1%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
2,239
10.9%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
124
0.6%
5.2
Walked
308
1.5%
2.8
Other means
162
0.8%
1.8
Worked at home
622
3.0%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
19.0
 
26.0

Carter County, OK Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
1,012
5.7%
8.9
1 vehicles
5,886
32.9%
33.5
2 vehicles
7,454
41.7%
37.2
3 or more
3,515
19.7%
20.3

Carter County, OK Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
17,867
83.5%
87.7
Owner Occupied
12,493
69.9%
63.0
Renter Occupied
5,374
30.1%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
3,541
16.5%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
2
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
16
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0

Carter County, OK Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
21,408
1 room
422
2.0%
2.3
2 rooms
217
1.0%
2.5
3 rooms
840
3.9%
9.0
4 rooms
3,524
16.5%
16.6
5 rooms
6,563
30.7%
20.0
6 rooms
4,357
20.4%
17.9
7 rooms
2,497
11.7%
12.1
8 rooms
1,461
6.8%
8.5
9 rooms or more
1,527
7.1%
11.1
Median Rooms
5
 

Carter County, OK Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
21,408
 
 
1-unit, detached
16,619
77.6%
61.4
1-unit, attached
582
2.7%
5.8
2-units
285
1.3%
3.7
3 or 4 units
276
1.3%
4.5
5 to 9 units
385
1.8%
4.8
10 to 19 units
159
0.7%
4.6
20 or more units
365
1.7%
8.8
Mobile home
2,729
12.7%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
8
0.0%
0.1

Carter County, OK Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
1,708
8.0%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
1,855
8.7%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
3,658
17.1%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
2,304
10.8%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
3,230
15.1%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
3,208
15.0%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
2,537
11.9%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
2,387
11.2%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
495
2.3%
2.5%
2014 or later
26
0.1%
0.5%

Carter County, OK Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
6,935
38.8%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
895
5.0%
4.7
Electricity
9,850
55.1%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
12
0.1%
5.1
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
101
0.6%
2.0
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
42
0.2%
0.5
No fuel used
32
0.2%
1.2

Carter County, OK Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
6,329
 
47140700.0
$3,000 or more
107
1.7%
9.9%
$2,500 to $2,999
126
2.0%
6.8%
$2,000 to $2,499
235
3.7%
11.8%
Less than $500
256
4.0%
1.5%
$1,500 to 1,999
879
13.9%
20.3%
$1,000 to 1,499
1,957
30.9%
29.2%
$500 to $999
2,769
43.8%
20.5%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
3,230
51.4%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
951
15.1%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
487
7.7%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
358
5.7%
7.3%
35.0% or more
1,259
20.0%
22.3%
Not Computed
44
NR
NR

Carter County, OK Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
4,740 
 
41,410,200 
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
1.5%
$2,000 to $2,499
10
0.2%
4.1%
$2,500 to $2,999
76
1.6%
1.7%
$1,500 to $1,999
95
2.0%
11.0%
$1,000 to $1,499
489
10.3%
27.9%
Less than $500
1,073
22.6%
11.0%
$500 to $999
2,997
63.2%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
634
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
676
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
960
20.5%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
587
12.5%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
646
13.8%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
665
14.2%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
283
6.0%
9.2%
35.0% or more
1,547
33.0%
41.4%
Not Computed
686
NR
NR

Carter County, OK Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
12,493
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
2,491
19.9%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
3,956
31.7%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
2,190
17.5%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
1,808
14.5%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
1,264
10.1%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
541
4.3%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
190
1.5%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
53
0.4%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
97,000
 
194,500
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