In 2018, McAlester, OK had a population of 44.4k people with a median age of 40.6 and a median household income of $45,346. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of McAlester, OK declined from 44,673 to 44,382, a -0.651% decrease and its median household income grew from $44,941 to $45,346, a 0.901% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in McAlester, OK are White (Non-Hispanic) (69.7%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (15.6%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (6.4%), White (Hispanic) (3.03%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.89%). 0% of the households in McAlester, OK speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 98.5% of the residents in McAlester, OK are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in McAlester, OK are Kiamichi Technology Center-McAlester (1,165 degrees awarded in 2019).
In 2018, the median property value in McAlester, OK was $102,200, and the homeownership rate was 72.5%. Most people in McAlester, OK drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20.4 minutes. The average car ownership in McAlester, OK was 2 cars per household.
McAlester, OK borders .