The Census Bureau released its initial results for the 2020 census. It shows that the United States population as of April 2020 is 331,449,281 up by 22,703,743 or 7.4% from 308,745,538 in 2010.
Oklahoma's population count is 3,959,353 residents. This is an increase of 208,002 people, or 5.5%, from the 2010 Census. It will remain the 28th largest state.
Other statistics include:
The numbers released also included the apportionment of the 435 seats of the House of Representatives for the next 10 years that is required by the Constitution. Oklahoma will still have 5 seats in the House, which it has had since the 2000 Census. Changes to the House will go into effect with the 2022 election.
About Congressional Apportionment
CRS Report: Apportionment and Redistricting Following the 2020 Census