In 2017, McAlester, OK had a population of 18.2k people with a median age of 36.2 and a median household income of $43,382. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of McAlester, OK declined from 18,255 to 18,198, a -0.312% decrease and its median household income grew from $42,123 to $43,382, a 2.99% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in McAlester, OK are White (Non-Hispanic) (65.8%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (13.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.98%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (5.58%), and White (Hispanic) (3.55%). N/A% of the people in McAlester, OK speak a non-English language, and 97.7% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in McAlester, OK are Kiamichi Technology Center-McAlester (143 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in McAlester, OK is $98,600, and the homeownership rate is 61.4%. Most people in McAlester, OK commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 16.4 minutes. The average car ownership in McAlester, OK is 2 cars per household.