Opportunity Zones in Oklahoma

Oklahoma has 117 designated opportunity zones, including 114 low-income communities, plus 3 non-low-income contiguous tracts.

Urban vs. Rural

While only one-third of Oklahoma’s census tracts are rural, 44 percent of the state’s opportunity zones are located in rural areas.

Urban vs. Rural in Oklahoma Opportunity Zones

Oklahoma Opportunity Zones Map

 

Analysis of Oklahoma’s Opportunity Zones

Characteristics Designated Opportunity Zones Eligible, nondesignated All state tracts
Descriptives (N)
Total number of tracts 117 534 1,046
Low-income communities 114 351 465
Contiguous 3 183 186
Economic (average or average %)
Median household income $33,657 $40,398 $49,191
Poverty rate 29.77% 22.06% 18.08%
Unemployment rate 9.27% 7.40% 6.53%
Housing (average or average %)
Median home value $84,521 $95,578 $117,878
Median rent/month $651 $696 $768
Homeownership 48.76% 60.00% 64.53%
Severe rent burden 20.41% 19.00% 17.72%
Vacancy rate 19.26% 16.18% 14.23%
Demographic (average %)
White alone 56.05% 60.18% 65.70%
Black alone 15.61% 9.92% 8.34%
Hispanic 9.22% 13.50% 10.27%
Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders alone 1.82% 1.62% 1.93%
Younger than 18 23.38% 24.41% 24.10%
Older than 64 13.11% 14.45% 14.73%
Education (average %)
Age 25+ with high school degree or less 52.83% 50.79% 45.64%
Age 25+ with bachelor’s degree or higher 17.51% 18.75% 23.37%
Socioeconomic change flag (%) 3.42% 0.37% 0.57%
Geography (%)
In a metro area 55.56% 63.30% 67.11%
In a micro area 22.22% 17.60% 16.63%
Non-core-based statistical area (not in a metro nor micro area) 22.22% 19.10% 16.25%

Data Source: Urban Institute

Oklahoma Counties & Cities

List of counties in Oklahoma: Adair, Alfalfa, Atoka, Beaver, Beckham, Blaine, Bryan, Caddo, Canadian, Carter, Cherokee, Choctaw, Cimarron, Cleveland, Coal, Comanche, Cotton, Craig, Creek, Custer, Delaware, Dewey, Ellis, Garfield, Garvin, Grady, Grant, Greer, Harmon, Harper, Haskell, Hughes, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnston, Kay, Kingfisher, Kiowa, Latimer, Le Flore, Lincoln, Logan, Love, Major, Marshall, Mayes, McClain, McCurtain, McIntosh, Murray, Muskogee, Noble, Nowata, Okfuskee, Oklahoma, Okmulgee, Osage, Ottawa, Pawnee, Payne, Pittsburg, Pontotoc, Pottawatomie, Pushmataha, Roger Mills, Rogers, Seminole, Sequoyah, Stephens, Texas, Tillman, Tulsa, Wagoner, Washington, Washita, Woods, Woodward

List of top 150 U.S. cities located in Oklahoma: Oklahoma City, Tulsa

Census tracts designated as opportunity zones in Oklahoma

Website: Oklahoma Department of Commerce

State County Census Tract Number Tract Type ACS Data Source
Oklahoma Adair 40001376900 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Atoka 40005587700 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Blaine 40011958800 Low-Income Community 2012-2016
Oklahoma Bryan 40013796300 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Bryan 40013796500 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Caddo 40015162100 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Carter 40019892800 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Cherokee 40021978100 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Choctaw 40023967200 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Cleveland 40027200700 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Cleveland 40027201203 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Cleveland 40027201404 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Cleveland 40027202402 Non-LIC Contiguous 2011-2015
Oklahoma Comanche 40031001902 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Comanche 40031002500 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Craig 40035373300 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Creek 40037020102 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Creek 40037021000 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Custer 40039950800 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Custer 40039960600 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Delaware 40041376000 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Garfield 40047000100 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Garfield 40047001500 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Garvin 40049681400 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Grady 40051000100 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Jackson 40065968700 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Johnston 40069660200 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Kay 40071000100 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Kay 40071001301 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Kiowa 40075963700 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Latimer 40077087200 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Le Flore 40079040302 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Le Flore 40079040303 Non-LIC Contiguous 2011-2015
Oklahoma Le Flore 40079040402 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Logan 40083600300 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Logan 40083600600 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Marshall 40095094801 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Marshall 40095094802 Non-LIC Contiguous 2011-2015
Oklahoma Mayes 40097040400 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma McCurtain 40089098200 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma McCurtain 40089098500 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma McCurtain 40089098600 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma McCurtain 40089098700 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma McIntosh 40091779700 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma McIntosh 40091780200 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Muskogee 40101000400 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Muskogee 40101000600 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Okfuskee 40107080900 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Oklahoma 40109100400 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Oklahoma 40109101300 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Oklahoma 40109101500 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Oklahoma 40109102500 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Oklahoma 40109102600 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Oklahoma 40109102700 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Oklahoma 40109103000 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Oklahoma 40109103200 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Oklahoma 40109103601 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Oklahoma 40109103602 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Oklahoma 40109103700 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Oklahoma 40109103800 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Oklahoma 40109105100 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Oklahoma 40109105300 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Oklahoma 40109106100 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Oklahoma 40109106912 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Oklahoma 40109106913 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Oklahoma 40109107303 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Oklahoma 40109108003 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Oklahoma 40109108207 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Oklahoma 40109109100 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Okmulgee 40111000100 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Okmulgee 40111000200 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Osage 40113940002 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Ottawa 40115574100 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Ottawa 40115574600 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Ottawa 40115574900 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Pawnee 40117957500 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Payne 40119010200 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Payne 40119010700 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Payne 40119011301 Low-Income Community 2012-2016
Oklahoma Payne 40119011302 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Pittsburg 40121486400 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Pontotoc 40123089000 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Pontotoc 40123089100 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Pottawatomie 40125500200 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Pottawatomie 40125501001 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Pottawatomie 40125501300 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Rogers 40131050101 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Seminole 40133583300 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Seminole 40133583400 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Seminole 40133583500 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Seminole 40133583600 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Sequoyah 40135030302 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Stephens 40137000600 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Tillman 40141070400 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Tulsa 40143000100 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Tulsa 40143000200 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Tulsa 40143000900 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Tulsa 40143001000 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Tulsa 40143001200 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Tulsa 40143002100 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Tulsa 40143002301 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Tulsa 40143002500 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Tulsa 40143003400 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Tulsa 40143004600 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Tulsa 40143004900 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Tulsa 40143005900 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Tulsa 40143006200 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Tulsa 40143006600 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Tulsa 40143006801 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Tulsa 40143007402 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Tulsa 40143007608 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Tulsa 40143008001 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Tulsa 40143008002 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Tulsa 40143009300 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Tulsa 40143011100 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Wagoner 40145030102 Low-Income Community 2011-2015
Oklahoma Washington 40147000300 Low-Income Community 2011-2015