|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Wewoka is 3,080. Wewoka, Oklahoma is the 6,174th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Wewoka was in 1990, when its population was 4,226. In 1990, Wewoka was the 4,530th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,174th largest city in the US. Wewoka is currently 27.1% smaller than it was in 1990.
Wewoka has shrunk 13.3% since the year 2000. Wewoka, Oklahoma's growth is extremely below average. 87% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6170||Chattahoochee Hills, Georgia||3,084||29.7%|
|6177||National Park, New Jersey||3,074||-3.9%|
|6180||Piney Point Village, Texas||3,072||-9.3%|
The total voting age population of Wewoka, Oklahoma, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,531. The voting age population is 46.6% male and 53.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.4% of the residents of Wewoka are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Wewoka are 54.8% White, 21.9% American Indian, 14.2% Black, 9.0% Two or more races and 0.1% Other. Additionally, 4.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Wewoka, 32.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 47.2%. On a per-household basis, 23.2% of families are below the poverty line in Wewoka.
Among those aged 16 and older, 43.4% of Wewoka residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 79.0% of Wewoka residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 10.9% have a bachelor's degree and 3.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Wewoka residents aged 5 and older, 4.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Wewoka is 9.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Wewoka, 26.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Wewoka is $27,791.
In Wewoka, 52.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 47.6% of housing units in Wewoka.
Of all the housing units in Wewoka, 35.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Wewoka, 4.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Wewoka is $574.
In Wewoka, 55.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.