|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Sallisaw is 8,483. Sallisaw, Oklahoma is the 3,490th largest city in the US.
Sallisaw is located entirely in Sequoyah County.
The peak population of Sallisaw was in 2010, when its population was 8,880. In 2010, Sallisaw was the 3,214th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 3,490th largest city in the US. Sallisaw is currently 4.5% smaller than it was in 2010.
Sallisaw has grown 5.2% since the 2000. Sallisaw, Oklahoma's growth is about average. 54% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Sallisaw has a population density of 668.9 people per square mile.
|3484||Park City, Kansas||8,503||36.6%|
|3488||Butner, North Carolina||8,487||31.4%|
|3489||Richland Hills, Texas||8,484||4.2%|
|3491||Hastings-on-Hudson, New York||8,482||9.6%|
|3492||Conover, North Carolina||8,478||25.5%|
The total voting age population of Sallisaw, Oklahoma, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 6,207. The voting age population is 47.9% male and 52.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.2% of the residents of Sallisaw are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Sallisaw are 61.8% White, 22.1% American Indian, 11.3% Two or more races, 3.2% Other, 1.1% Black and 0.5% Asian. Additionally, 7.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Sallisaw, 29.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 40.1%. On a per-household basis, 25.5% of families are below the poverty line in Sallisaw.
Among those aged 16 and older, 52.6% of Sallisaw residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 79.6% of Sallisaw residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 16.5% have a bachelor's degree and 4.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Sallisaw residents aged 5 and older, 6.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Sallisaw is 7.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Sallisaw, 17.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Sallisaw is $33,145.
In Sallisaw, 54.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 45.2% of housing units in Sallisaw.
Of all the housing units in Sallisaw, 4.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Sallisaw, 11.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 460 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Sallisaw is $650.
In Sallisaw, 75.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.