Pink is a town in Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, United States, and is part of the Oklahoma City Metropolitan Area. The only town in the United States bearing this name, Pink lies within the boundaries of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation. The 2010 census population was 2,058, a 76.7 percent increase from 1,165 at the 2000 census.
Pink is located at 35°13′56″N 97°6′25″W / 35.23222°N 97.10694°W / 35.23222; -97.10694 (35.232145, -97.107072). According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 26.0 square miles (67 km), all of it land.
As of the 2010 census there were 2,058 people, 732 households, and 567 families residing in the town. The population density was 44.9 people per square mile (17.3/km²). There were 819 housing units at an average density of 18.0 per square mile (6.9/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 84.5% White, 0.3% African American, 8.6% Native American, 0.4% Asian, 0% Pacific Islander, 0.5% from other races, and 5.8% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4% of the population.
There were 732 households out of which 30.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.6% were married couples living together, 9.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 22.5% were non-families. 18.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 6.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.81 and the average family size was 3.17.
In the town, the population was spread out with 27.3% under the age of 18, 7.9% from 18 to 24, 22.8% from 25 to 44, 30.7% from 45 to 64, and 11.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38.4 years. For every 100 females, there were 103.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 to 64, there were 101.6 males.
The 2012 median income for a household in the town was $46,588, with median monthly housing costs of $671. The median income for a family was $37,857. Males had a median income of $35,263 versus $26,719 for females. The per capita income for the town was $19,199. About 11.2% of families and 15.7% of the population were below the poverty line (up from 11% in 2000), including 21.3% of those under age 18 and 14% of those age 65 or over.