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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Fort Towson is 498. Fort Towson, Oklahoma is the 13,198th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Fort Towson was in 2000, when its population was 609. In 2000, Fort Towson was the 12,501st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 13,198th largest city in the US. Fort Towson is currently 18.2% smaller than it was in 2000.
Fort Towson has shrunk 18.2% since the year 2000. Fort Towson, Oklahoma's growth is below average. 79% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
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The total voting age population of Fort Towson, Oklahoma, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 435. The voting age population is 48.3% male and 51.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 30.1% of the residents of Fort Towson are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Fort Towson are 80.9% White, 10.2% Two or more races, 5.9% American Indian, 2.5% Other and 0.6% Black. Additionally, 1.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Fort Towson, 18.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 27.4%. On a per-household basis, 9.5% of families are below the poverty line in Fort Towson.
Among those aged 16 and older, 43.2% of Fort Towson residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 84.8% of Fort Towson residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 11.6% have a bachelor's degree and 3.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Fort Towson residents aged 5 and older, 2.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Fort Towson is 13.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Fort Towson, 21.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Fort Towson is $36,731.
In Fort Towson, 73.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 26.7% of housing units in Fort Towson.
Of all the housing units in Fort Towson, 6.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Fort Towson, 15.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Fort Towson is $521.
In Fort Towson, 56.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.