Oklahoma


Newspapers

2004 Daily 43
Weekly 159
Total 202
2019 Daily 33
Weekly 125
Total 158
22% decrease between 2004 and 2019
Source UNC Database

Newspaper Circulation

2004 Daily 640,000
Weekly 590,000
Total 1.2 million
2019 Daily 420,000
Weekly 420,000
Total 840,000
32% decrease between 2004 and 2019
Source UNC Database

Population

Total Population
3.9 million
Adult Population
3.0 million
Population Rank
28th out of 50
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Demographics

Median Age
36
Age Rank
42nd oldest state of 50 (tied with California)
Residents With Bachelor's Degree or Higher
25%
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Economics

Median Income
$48,000 (compared with $55,000 for U.S.)
Poverty Rate
16% (compared with 13% in U.S.)
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Filling the Void

5 online news organizations cover Oklahoma as well as 18 ethnic media outlets in the form of newspapers, websites, and podcasts, and 5 public broadcasting stations.
Source: UNC Database

National Politics

2020 Presidential Election Results
Trump, 65.4%; Biden, 32.3%
2016 Presidential Election Results
Trump, 65%; Clinton, 29%
Senators
2 Republicans
Representatives
4 Republicans, 1 Democrat
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State Politics

2016 Voter Turnout
52%
State Senators
39 Republicans, 9 Democrats
State Representatives
76 Republicans, 25 Democrats
Gov. Kevin Stitt (R) ends his term Jan. 2023
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