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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Alex is 493. Alex, Oklahoma is the 13,229th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Alex was in 1990, when its population was 639. In 1990, Alex was the 11,869th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 13,229th largest city in the US. Alex is currently 22.8% smaller than it was in 1990.
Alex has shrunk 22.3% since the year 2000. Alex, Oklahoma's growth is extremely below average. 83% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|13226||Junction City, Arkansas||494||-31.3%|
|13235||Houston Acres, Kentucky||493||0.4%|
The total voting age population of Alex, Oklahoma, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 418. The voting age population is 49.3% male and 50.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.6% of the residents of Alex are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Alex are 91.1% White, 5.1% American Indian, 2.2% Black and 1.6% Two or more races. Additionally, 5.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Alex, 21.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 39.0%. On a per-household basis, 17.8% of families are below the poverty line in Alex.
Among those aged 16 and older, 51.7% of Alex residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.7% of Alex residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 11.5% have a bachelor's degree and 5.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Alex residents aged 5 and older, 0.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Alex is 11.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Alex, 23.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Alex is $45,000.
In Alex, 70.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 29.6% of housing units in Alex.
Of all the housing units in Alex, 17.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Alex, 3.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Alex is $633.
In Alex, 58.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.