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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Wilburton is 2,334. Wilburton, Oklahoma is the 7,054th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Wilburton was in 1990, when its population was 3,141. In 1990, Wilburton was the 5,375th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,054th largest city in the US. Wilburton is currently 25.7% smaller than it was in 1990.
Wilburton has shrunk 21.2% since the year 2000. Wilburton, Oklahoma's growth is extremely below average. 98% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|7048||Lake Lotawana, Missouri||2,336||13.9%|
|7052||West Fork, Arkansas||2,335||11.9%|
|7056||Terrace Park, Ohio||2,333||3.0%|
|7058||Belle Plaine, Iowa||2,332||-18.9%|
The total voting age population of Wilburton, Oklahoma, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,988. The voting age population is 47.4% male and 52.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.6% of the residents of Wilburton are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Wilburton are 69.5% White, 17.9% American Indian, 9.6% Two or more races, 1.7% Black, 0.8% Asian and 0.4% Other. Additionally, 7.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Wilburton, 24.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 31.8%. On a per-household basis, 21.4% of families are below the poverty line in Wilburton.
Among those aged 16 and older, 52.4% of Wilburton residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 77.6% of Wilburton residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 11.0% have a bachelor's degree and 4.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Wilburton residents aged 5 and older, 4.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Wilburton is 11.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Wilburton, 26.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Wilburton is $33,464.
In Wilburton, 57.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 43.0% of housing units in Wilburton.
Of all the housing units in Wilburton, 15.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Wilburton, 9.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 120 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Wilburton is $651.
In Wilburton, 67.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.