|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Blackwell is 6,069. Blackwell, Oklahoma is the 4,298th largest city in the US.
Blackwell is located entirely in Kay County.
The peak population of Blackwell was in 1990, when its population was 7,642. In 1990, Blackwell was the 3,027th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 4,298th largest city in the US. Blackwell is currently 20.6% smaller than it was in 1990.
Blackwell has shrunk 20.3% since the year 2000. Blackwell, Oklahoma's growth is extremely below average. 98% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Blackwell has a population density of 1,291.1 people per square mile.
|4294||Wappingers Falls, New York||6,073||23.1%|
|4295||De Queen, Arkansas||6,071||2.9%|
|4296||East Aurora, New York||6,071||-8.8%|
|4297||Madison, South Dakota||6,071||-6.9%|
|4302||Hartford City, Indiana||6,067||-12.8%|
|4303||Truth or Consequences, New Mexico||6,062||-16.8%|
The total voting age population of Blackwell, Oklahoma, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 4,978. The voting age population is 47.8% male and 52.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 22.7% of the residents of Blackwell are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Blackwell are 84.8% White, 6.3% American Indian, 5.8% Two or more races, 2.7% Other and 0.4% Black. Additionally, 7.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Blackwell, 19.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 29.7%. On a per-household basis, 13.6% of families are below the poverty line in Blackwell.
Among those aged 16 and older, 56.3% of Blackwell residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.2% of Blackwell residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 13.9% have a bachelor's degree and 5.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Blackwell residents aged 5 and older, 7.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 5.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Blackwell is 10.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Blackwell, 13.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Blackwell is $42,371.
In Blackwell, 69.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 30.8% of housing units in Blackwell.
Of all the housing units in Blackwell, 31.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Blackwell, 3.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 110 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Blackwell is $773.
In Blackwell, 64.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.