Country singer Garth Brooks also lives just outside Claremore. The population development of Tulsa as well as related information and services (Wikipedia, Google, images). [27], Among its resident Tulsa area is home to two billionaires, George Kaiser (BOK Financial Corporation), and Lynn Schusterman (philanthropist). As of the census[13] of 2010, there were 937,478 people, 367,091 households, and 246,290 families residing within the MSA. [31] While the Tulsa MSA only officially occupies a section of Green Country as it is defined by the Oklahoma Department of Transportation, the entire region is sometimes referred to as the Greater Tulsa Area. %PDF-1.5 % %%EOF View historical household and family data. Jenks is known as the "Antiques Capitol of Oklahoma" and is home to the Oklahoma Aquarium. Tulsa / ˈ t ʌ l s ə / is the second-largest city in the state of Oklahoma and 47th-most populous city in the United States. The population count of Tulsa Metro Area (OK) was 985,233 in 2018. The Tulsa Metropolitan Area is heavily reliant on automobiles as a means of transportation. If you use our chart images on your site or blog, we ask that you provide attribution via a link back to this page. Once a bedroom community for nearby Tulsa, Broken Arrow has emerged in recent decades as an economic center in its own right. The Tulsa metro is home to several colleges and universities. Situated just north of the Tulsa International Airport and the Tulsa Zoo in Tulsa and Rogers counties, the city is connected to Tulsa by Highway 169 and contains a large base of upscale retail. This port, along with the Port of Muskogee, is situated along the McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System, which helps in the shipment of goods to international trade routes. This compares to 23.0% for all of Oklahoma and 28.2% for the entire U.S.[4][20] In 2009 Businessweek ranked Tulsa as one of the best cities for new college grads. It is the county seat of Washington County, and contains the only skyscraper built by famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright, the Price Tower. Also, there are branch campuses of major state colleges, such as Oklahoma State University–Tulsa, University of Oklahoma-Tulsa, and Northeastern State University in Broken Arrow. South – Jenks, Glenpool, Bixby, Mounds, Beggs, Okmulgee, Muskogee, Henryetta and Haskell. Tulsa has some great outdoor spots that locals routinely take advantage of. Claremore is also the setting of Oklahoma the musical. Several major rail lines are located throughout the region, although the Tulsa Metropolitan Area is one of the largest urban areas in the nation not served by Amtrak. North – Bartlesville, Owasso, Skiatook, Collinsville, Pawhuska, Dewey, Barnsdall. Owasso, a bedroom community of 28,915 people in 2010, is the third largest city in the Tulsa Metropolitan Area and one of the fastest-growing in the state. It is the principal municipality of the Tulsa Metropolitan Area, a region with 991,005 residents in the MSA and 1,251,172 in the CSA. Energy has long been a dominant player in the area's economy, as Tulsa was once dubbed the 'Oil Capital of the World'. The current metro area population of Tulsa in 2020 is 766,000, a 1.19% increase from 2019. The city is connected to Tulsa by Highway 412/64, 41st Street and Avery Drive. [29], Tulsa has many options for shopping. The Will Rogers, Turner, Muskogee, Cimarron, and Creek turnpikes aide travel in the area. Originally an agricultural community known as "The Garden Spot of Oklahoma", it has largely become a bedroom community in the Tulsa area. The Tulsa CSA is the 48th largest CSA, and the 54th largest primary census statistical area in the country.