McAlester, OK
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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McAlester, Oklahoma Info Snack

Population
18,042
Unemployment
7.9%
Poverty
20.3%
Median Home
$96,000
Median Income
$43,174
Median Rent
$738

Mcalester SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
9

Mcalester, OK Crime Report

617
Total Crimes
3,475.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
48.15%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
McAlester
/ 100k People
Oklahoma
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 617 3,475.7 3,164.2 2,346.0
Violent Crime 57 321.1 458.6 387.8
Murder 3 16.9 7.4 6.5
Robbery 7 39.4 59.1 73.9
Aggravated Assault 39 219.7 339.3 279.7
Property Crime 560 3,154.6 2,705.6 1,958.2
Burglary 113 636.5 613.3 314.2
Larceny 386 2,174.4 1,714.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 61 343.6 378.0 246.0

Mcalester, OK Cost Of Living

78
Mcalester's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense McAlester Oklahoma National Average
Overall 78 87 100
Services 84 91 100
Groceries 89 92 100
Health 82 96 100
Housing 62 71 100
Transportation 83 91 100
Utilities 98 97 100

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Rankings for McAlester in Oklahoma

Map Of McAlester, OK

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Population over time in McAlester

Year Population % Change
2020 18,042 -0.3%
2019 18,095 -0.6%
2018 18,198 -0.3%
2017 18,255 -0.4%
2016 18,324 -0.2%
2015 18,354 -0.4%
2014 18,424 0.1%
2013 18,412 0.2%
2012 18,369 0.0%
2011 18,365 -

Race / Ethnicity in McAlester

White
66.9% (12,079)
African American
5.1% (929)
American Indian
5.8% (1,052)
Asian
0.7% (134)
Hawaiian
0.1% (15)
Other
0.0% (2)
Two Or More
13.9% (2,507)
Hispanic
7.3% (1,324)
Race McAlester OK USA
White 66.9% 64.9% 60.1%
African American 5.1% 7.1% 12.2%
American Indian 5.8% 7.3% 0.6%
Asian 0.7% 2.2% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 13.9% 7.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 7.3% 10.9% 18.2%

Gender in McAlester

Female
47.1% (8,493)
Male
52.9% (9,549)
Gender McAlester OK USA
Female 47.1% 50.5% 50.8%
Male 52.9% 49.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in McAlester for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (721)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (2,165)
High School / GED
35.0% (6,314)
Some College
22.0% (3,969)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (1,623)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (1,984)
Master's Degree
4.0% (721)
Professional Degree
2.0% (360)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (180)
Education McAlester OK USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For McAlester, Oklahoma

Less than $10,000
7.1% (128,889)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.1% (164,480)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.4% (259,812)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.9% (196,003)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.4% (295,912)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.5% (315,232)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.7% (157,362)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.4% (187,105)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (49,318)
$200,000 or more
2.8% (50,081)
Income McAlester OK USA
Less than $10,000 7.1% 6.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.1% 4.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.4% 10.7% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.9% 10.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.4% 14.1% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.5% 18.5% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.7% 12.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.4% 13.3% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 4.8% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.8% 4.5% 8.3%

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