OK

National Population : 333,590,059
Oklahoma State Population : 3,912,706

About Carter, OK

Carter, OK is located in Beckham County in the state of Oklahoma.

The total City Population for Carter is about 251 with about 208 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 628.

The Average Home Value is $74,700.00, which is roughly 27% lower than the Average Home Value of $102,956.00 for the state of Oklahoma, and roughly 60% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $47,768.00, which is roughly 1% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $48,224.00 for the state of Oklahoma, and roughly 17% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Carter is about 1%.

Oklahoma is ranked #43 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 24.25 out of 100.

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Voting

Beckham County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 84.51% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 85.14%
Democratic: 13.19%
Libertarian: 1.26%
Other: 0.42%


Nearby Locations

Sayre, OK (11.88 mi.)
Elk City, OK (13.73 mi.)
Willow, OK (15.72 mi.)
Sentinel, OK (16.30 mi.)
Canute, OK (17.10 mi.)
Granite, OK (18.03 mi.)
Dill City, OK (18.92 mi.)
Lone Wolf, OK (19.44 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 73627
Latitude : 35.199958
Longitude : -99.471132
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 1803 ft.
Area Code(s) : 580

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.53
Male Population Estimate : 51.27%
Female Population Estimate : 48.73%
Median Age : 35.8
Male Median Age : 35.3
Female Median Age : 36.0

White Population Estimate : 95.86%
Black Population Estimate : 0.80%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 6.69%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.39%
Other Population Estimate : 3.03%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Carter specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Beckham County: About 7 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Beckham County: About 177 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Beckham County is about 43% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 39% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.