Krebs is a city located in Pittsburg County, Oklahoma. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 2,051.
Krebs is located at 34°55'46" North, 95°43'16" West (34.929538, -95.721064).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 8.9 km2 (3.4 mi2). 8.8 km2 (3.4 mi2) of it is land and 0.29% is water.
As of the census of 2000, there are 2,051 people, 858 households, and 560 families residing in the city. The population density is 232.2/km2 (601.6/mi2). There are 949 housing units at an average density of 107.5/km2 (278.4/mi2). The racial makeup of the city is 78.40% White, 1.17% African American, 13.60% Native American, 0.44% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.49% from other races, and 5.90% from two or more races. 1.66% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There are 858 households out of which 33.9% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 47.3% are married couples living together, 15.3% have a female householder with no husband present, and 34.7% are non-families. 31.5% of all households are made up of individuals and 14.1% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.39 and the average family size is 3.00.
In the city the population is spread out with 27.3% under the age of 18, 9.7% from 18 to 24, 28.6% from 25 to 44, 21.6% from 45 to 64, and 12.8% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 34 years. For every 100 females there are 91.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 86.8 males.
The median income for a household in the city is $24,514, and the median income for a family is $31,641. Males have a median income of $27,321 versus $17,235 for females. The per capita income for the city is $13,042. 19.1% of the population and 16.6% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 25.2% of those under the age of 18 and 10.7% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.