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Tulsa, OK (Oklahoma) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $139,700 (it was $81,900 in 2000)
Tulsa:

$139,700
Oklahoma:

$137,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $88,800 - $231,400

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $205,564
Here:

$205,564
State:

$183,704

Townhouses or other attached units: $163,129
Here:

$163,129
State:

$155,746

In 2-unit structures: $161,638
Here:

$161,638
State:

$135,721

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $73,259
Here:

$73,259
State:

$107,727

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $123,399
Here:

$123,399
State:

$143,905

Mobile homes: $68,425
Here:

$68,425
State:

$68,696

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $33,571
Here:

$33,571
State:

$87,477

Tulsa,OK index of house prices

Total population: 399,682 (Urban population: 390,406, Rural population: 2,645 (9 farm, 2,636 nonfarm))

Houses: 187,612 (162,640 occupied: 83,250 owner occupied, 79,390 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

49%
State:

35%

Housing density: 1,027 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $211,011.

Median contract rent in 2017: $437 (lower quartile is $351, upper quartile is $547)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2017: $809


Median gross rent in Tulsa, OK in 2017: $511

Housing units in Tulsa with a mortgage: 48,291 (1,075 second mortgage, 2,798 home equity loan, 195 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 34,959

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $75,089

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $52,759

Median monthly housing costs: $830


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Tulsa, Oklahoma Age and Sex of Residents
Median year house/condo built: 1969

Median year apartment built: 1975

Household type by relationship:

Households: 402,227
  • In family households: 307,853 (45,548 male householders, 48,230 female householders)
    62,414 spouses, 116,962 children (109,443 natural, 2,946 adopted, 4,573 stepchildren), 7,631 grandchildren, 5,308 brothers or sisters, 5,317 parents, 8,032 other relatives, 8,411 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 87,529 (32,230 male householders (25,203 living alone)), 36,632 female householders (31,405 living alone)), 18,667 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 6,845

Size of family households: 42,542 2-persons, 20,703 3-persons, 17,384 4-persons, 7,557 5-persons, 3,566 6-persons, 2,026 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 56,608 1-person, 9,989 2-persons, 1,351 3-persons, 613 4-persons, 155 5-persons, 146 6-persons.

49,681 married couples with children.
35,716 single-parent households (6,376 men, 29,340 women).

81.1% of residents of Tulsa speak English at home.
14.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (56% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 20% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
1.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (89% speak English very well, 5% speak English well, 4% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
3.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (45% speak English very well, 27% speak English well, 20% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other language at home (85% speak English very well, 15% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 44,804 (11.1%)
(28.1% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.4
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

4.2
State:

4.5

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 270no bedroom
  • 1,4111 bedroom
  • 13,0922 bedrooms
  • 46,6943 bedrooms
  • 17,8074 bedrooms
  • 3,9765+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 2,888no bedroom
  • 25,2281 bedroom
  • 28,6302 bedrooms
  • 19,3853 bedrooms
  • 2,9044 bedrooms
  • 3555+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Tulsa in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Tulsa in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 1,681no vehicle
  • 24,5921 vehicle
  • 35,8662 vehicles
  • 15,2713 vehicles
  • 4,0574 vehicles
  • 1,7835+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Tulsa in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Tulsa in renter-occupied apartments
  • 12,260no vehicle
  • 40,0591 vehicle
  • 20,4242 vehicles
  • 5,3093 vehicles
  • 8344 vehicles
  • 5045+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 2441 room
  • 2962 rooms
  • 8503 rooms
  • 6,8264 rooms
  • 16,9825 rooms
  • 19,0046 rooms
  • 14,6207 rooms
  • 10,0578 rooms
  • 14,3719+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 2,7661 room
  • 6,0782 rooms
  • 17,6043 rooms
  • 20,3254 rooms
  • 16,1085 rooms
  • 10,4986 rooms
  • 3,4887 rooms
  • 1,4248 rooms
  • 1,0999+ rooms
Year house built
Median 2017 house/condo value by year built
Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
Owners and renters by unit type in Tulsa, OK
  • Tulsa, OK household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in Tulsa, OK in 2017
  • 15,200Less than $10,000
  • 19,103$10,000 to $19,999
  • 19,471$20,000 to $29,999
  • 17,215$30,000 to $39,999
  • 16,269$40,000 to $49,999
  • 13,830$50,000 to $59,999
  • 15,977$60,000 to $74,999
  • 16,043$75,000 to $99,999
  • 9,261$100,000 to $124,999
  • 5,270$125,000 to $149,999
  • 6,905$150,000 to $199,999
  • 8,096$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner - occupied houses in 2017 in Tulsa, OK

  • Distribution of house value in Tulsa, OK in 2017
  • 587Less than $10,000
  • 604$10,000 to $14,999
  • 538$15,000 to $19,999
  • 655$20,000 to $24,999
  • 465$25,000 to $29,999
  • 1,061$30,000 to $34,999
  • 851$35,000 to $39,999
  • 1,894$40,000 to $49,999
  • 2,578$50,000 to $59,999
  • 3,984$60,000 to $69,999
  • 3,206$70,000 to $79,999
  • 5,007$80,000 to $89,999
  • 4,347$90,000 to $99,999
  • 11,115$100,000 to $124,999
  • 8,045$125,000 to $149,999
  • 8,130$150,000 to $174,999
  • 4,938$175,000 to $199,999
  • 7,059$200,000 to $249,999
  • 4,640$250,000 to $299,999
  • 6,409$300,000 to $399,999
  • 2,467$400,000 to $499,999
  • 2,601$500,000 to $749,999
  • 1,334$750,000 to $999,999
  • 401$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 109$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 225$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in Tulsa, OK

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in Tulsa, OK in 2017
  • 1,418Less than $100
  • 1,064$100 to $149
  • 1,398$150 to $199
  • 1,843$200 to $249
  • 816$250 to $299
  • 943$300 to $349
  • 1,184$350 to $399
  • 2,915$400 to $449
  • 5,860$450 to $499
  • 5,513$500 to $549
  • 5,981$550 to $599
  • 8,316$600 to $649
  • 6,683$650 to $699
  • 6,875$700 to $749
  • 5,601$750 to $799
  • 7,627$800 to $899
  • 4,906$900 to $999
  • 3,811$1,000 to $1,249
  • 1,431$1,250 to $1,499
  • 1,088$1,500 to $1,999
  • 458$2,000 to $2,499
  • 274$2,500 to $2,999
  • 423$3,000 to $3,499
  • 30$3,500 or more
  • 2,932No cash rent
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2017

Percentage of workers working in this county: 93.3%
Number of people working at home: 8,297 (4.4% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 2,627
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 21,322
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 37,432
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 42,924
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 38,749
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 10,166
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 16,775
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 1,400
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 1,264
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 3,469
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 2,252
  • 90 or more minutes: 1,710
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Tulsa

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 234,195 (85%)
  • Carpooled: 24,441 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 620 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 125 (0%)
  • Taxi: 4,636 (2%)
  • Bicycle: 344 (0%)
  • Walked: 3,371 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 8,297 (3%)
Class of Workers in 2017
  • Unemployment by race in 2017
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 5.7%Males
  • 5.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 13.0%Males
  • 11.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 7.6%Males
  • 5.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 4.3%Males
  • 7.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 5.1%Males
  • 6.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 5.6%Males
  • 9.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 6.0%Males
  • 8.2%Females
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • 13,4752010 or later
  • 14,3942000 to 2009
  • 9,8871990 to 1999
  • 5,4451980 to 1989
  • 2,5641970 to 1979
  • 2,320Before 1970
Ancestries in Tulsa, OK

First ancestries reported:

  • American: 18,914 (8.5%)
  • German: 12,674 (5.7%)
  • Irish: 9,615 (4.3%)
  • English: 9,035 (4.1%)
  • European: 5,176 (2.3%)
  • Italian: 2,465 (1.1%)
  • Scottish: 2,004 (0.9%)
  • British: 1,603 (0.7%)
  • African: 1,585 (0.7%)
  • Scotch-Irish: 1,451 (0.7%)
  • French: 1,279 (0.6%)
  • Norwegian: 1,097 (0.5%)
  • Polish: 801 (0.4%)
  • Dutch: 797 (0.4%)
  • Scandinavian: 728 (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 676 (0.3%)
  • Swedish: 650 (0.3%)
  • Eastern European: 554 (0.2%)
  • Nigerian: 500 (0.2%)
  • Czech: 384 (0.2%)
  • Jamaican: 378 (0.2%)
  • Russian: 367 (0.2%)
  • Greek: 359 (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 270 (0.1%)
  • Danish: 250 (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 240 (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 235 (0.1%)
  • Iranian: 224 (0.1%)
  • French Canadian: 217 (0.10%)
  • Lebanese: 188 (0.08%)
  • Northern European: 183 (0.08%)
  • Arab: 167 (0.07%)
  • Canadian: 159 (0.07%)
  • Syrian: 137 (0.06%)
  • Portuguese: 135 (0.06%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 128 (0.06%)
  • Albanian: 126 (0.06%)
  • Brazilian: 126 (0.06%)
  • Swiss: 112 (0.05%)
  • Romanian: 102 (0.05%)
  • West Indian: 95 (0.04%)
  • Haitian: 95 (0.04%)
  • Austrian: 89 (0.04%)
  • Lithuanian: 87 (0.04%)
  • Ugandan: 82 (0.04%)
  • Guyanese: 81 (0.04%)
  • Sudanese: 78 (0.03%)
  • Hungarian: 70 (0.03%)
  • Slovak: 70 (0.03%)
  • Celtic: 63 (0.03%)
  • Dutch West Indian: 57 (0.03%)
  • Liberian: 53 (0.02%)
  • Slovene: 49 (0.02%)
  • Moroccan: 47 (0.02%)
  • Cajun: 45 (0.02%)
  • German Russian: 45 (0.02%)
  • Israeli: 40 (0.02%)
  • Egyptian: 38 (0.02%)
  • Afghan: 37 (0.02%)
  • Slavic: 36 (0.02%)
  • Croatian: 35 (0.02%)
  • Bahamian: 34 (0.02%)
  • Belgian: 34 (0.02%)
  • Ethiopian: 34 (0.02%)
  • Turkish: 33 (0.01%)
  • South African: 29 (0.01%)
  • Iraqi: 28 (0.01%)
  • Yugoslavian: 26 (0.01%)
  • Macedonian: 25 (0.01%)
  • Australian: 19 (0.01%)
  • Kenyan: 16 (0.01%)
  • Zimbabwean: 15 (0.01%)
  • Armenian: 13 (0.01%)
  • Bulgarian: 12 (0.01%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents (%):

Mexico
Tulsa:

49.7% (20,926)
Oklahoma:

100.0% (-1)

Burma
Tulsa:

9.4% (3,960)
Oklahoma:

100.0% (-1)

Honduras
Tulsa:

3.5% (1,488)
Oklahoma:

100.0% (-1)

Vietnam
Tulsa:

3.2% (1,339)
Oklahoma:

100.0% (-1)

Guatemala
Tulsa:

3.2% (1,333)
Oklahoma:

100.0% (-1)

India
Tulsa:

2.7% (1,130)
Oklahoma:

100.0% (-1)

China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
Tulsa:

2.2% (931)
Oklahoma:

100.0% (-1)

El Salvador
Tulsa:

1.8% (753)
Oklahoma:

100.0% (-1)

Korea
Tulsa:

1.6% (674)
Oklahoma:

100.0% (-1)

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 224,374
  • Other state: 128,042
  • Northeast: 11,060
  • Midwest: 41,622
  • South: 46,342
  • West: 29,018

79.2% of Tulsa residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 41.3% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 48.7% lived in Oklahoma.


Tulsa:

79.2%
State average:

83.0%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 1,895
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 1,276
  • 5th and 6th grade: 2,956
  • 7th and 8th grade: 2,282
  • 9th grade: 2,664
  • 10th grade: 2,217
  • 11th grade: 2,254
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 1,797
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 32,687
  • Less than 1 year of college: 7,468
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 19,649
  • Associate degree: 9,428
  • Bachelor's degree: 25,723
  • Master's degree: 8,078
  • Professional school degree: 4,567
  • Doctorate degree: 1,444
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 1,911
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 1,154
  • 5th and 6th grade: 2,283
  • 7th and 8th grade: 1,753
  • 9th grade: 1,940
  • 10th grade: 2,761
  • 11th grade: 2,737
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 1,898
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 33,774
  • Less than 1 year of college: 10,215
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 25,449
  • Associate degree: 12,393
  • Bachelor's degree: 27,853
  • Master's degree: 9,922
  • Professional school degree: 2,566
  • Doctorate degree: 1,318
Educational Attainment for Females
Tulsa marital status for males
Tulsa marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 115,976
  • One, attached: 6,695
  • Two: 3,727
  • 3 or 4: 9,404
  • 5 to 9: 14,660
  • 10 to 19: 15,910
  • 20 to 49: 8,788
  • 50 or more: 9,410
  • Mobile homes: 2,900
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 142

Median worth of mobile homes: $22,900

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2017: 1.5%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2017: 2.7%

House/condo owner moved in on average 11 years ago

Renter moved in on average 1 years ago

Year householders moved into residence in Tulsa
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Tulsa, OK
  • 81.3%Utility gas
  • 17.5%Electricity
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Tulsa, OK
  • 58.6%Electricity
  • 39.7%Utility gas
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Other fuel
  • 0.1%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 4,317
Here:

10.0%
Oklahoma:

8.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 2,934
Here:

15.3%
Oklahoma:

8.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 7,035
Here:

35.1%
Oklahoma:

15.7%
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability