Latest Data (2017)
Population 18,849
Nationwide Rank 1911

Quick Facts

Altus, Oklahoma is the 1,911th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Altus, Oklahoma is a city.

Altus, Oklahoma is currently 14.1% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Altus, Oklahoma's growth is extremely below average. 96% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Altus, Oklahoma Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1901 Frankfort, Illinois 19,009 77.7%
1902 Twinsburg, Ohio 18,959 11.0%
1903 Highland, Utah 18,957 130.2%
1904 Alice, Texas 18,949 -0.3%
1905 El Reno, Oklahoma 18,948 16.9%
1906 Deerfield, Illinois 18,946 2.2%
1907 Sylvania, Ohio 18,941 -0.5%
1908 Whitehall, Ohio 18,913 -1.4%
1909 Newton, Kansas 18,869 6.2%
1910 Berea, Ohio 18,850 -0.5%
1911 Altus, Oklahoma 18,849 -11.5%
1912 Erlanger, Kentucky 18,840 12.8%
1913 Brownwood, Texas 18,831 -2.7%
1914 Ansonia, Connecticut 18,813 1.3%
1915 North Liberty, Iowa 18,813 243.1%
1916 Bellaire, Texas 18,797 19.1%
1917 Monroe, Washington 18,789 35.1%
1918 Rutherford, New Jersey 18,782 3.7%
1919 Lexington, North Carolina 18,775 -5.7%
1920 Westbrook, Maine 18,730 16.0%
1921 Claremore, Oklahoma 18,729 17.8%

Similarly Sized Cities In Oklahoma

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1055 Bartlesville 36,389 4.6%
1063 Owasso 36,215 91.4%
1219 Shawnee 31,232 7.1%
1395 Yukon 26,830 27.4%
1401 Bixby 26,724 97.4%
1521 Ardmore 24,779 4.7%
1556 Ponca City 24,220 -6.6%
1652 Jenks 22,578 132.8%
1656 Duncan 22,484 0.0%
1691 Del City 21,798 -1.5%
1725 Mustang 21,222 60.3%
1757 Sapulpa 20,843 3.4%
1825 Sand Springs 19,909 13.3%
1871 Bethany 19,402 -4.4%
1905 El Reno 18,948 16.9%
1911 Altus 18,849 -11.5%
1921 Claremore 18,729 17.8%
1979 McAlester 18,044 1.5%
2004 Durant 17,764 25.2%
2047 Ada 17,280 7.5%
2089 Tahlequah 16,736 14.6%
2145 Chickasha 16,276 2.2%
2407 Glenpool 13,814 64.0%
2490 Miami 13,212 -3.6%
2596 Choctaw 12,524 31.5%
2643 Woodward 12,268 3.9%
2688 Okmulgee 11,998 -7.6%
2715 Weatherford 11,832 19.8%
2766 Elk City 11,555 10.1%
2768 Guymon 11,545 9.4%
2799 Guthrie 11,350 14.3%
3000 Warr Acres 10,333 6.2%
3080 Newcastle 9,912 78.7%
3132 Coweta 9,668 30.8%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 18,849 1,911
2016 19,163 1,874
2015 19,214 1,860
2014 19,531 1,816
2013 19,591 1,800
2012 19,681 1,775
2011 19,782 1,751
2010 19,813 1,734
2009 19,000 1,774
2008 18,964 1,769
2007 19,264 1,741
2006 19,655 1,688
2005 19,836 1,661
2004 20,389 1,610
2003 20,413 1,593
2002 20,560 1,572
2001 20,988 1,530
2000 21,300 1,490
1990 21,940 1,260