Oklahoma City

Population: 623,000
Median Home Sale: $138,500
Median Household Income: $47,302
Median Commute: 20.00
Oklahoma City
Oklahoma City, also known as OKC, is the county seat of Oklahoma County, as well as the state capital. It is the largest city in the state and has the 30th largest population among United States city. According to The Business Journals, Oklahoma City is among the nation’s top ten cities for young adults and according to CareerBuilder.com this city is among the top ten cities for job growth making it the perfect city for young professionals and their families. The birth of Oklahoma City was a fast one, founded in the land run of 1889 the population of the area went from a few families to 10,000 in a matter of hours. Oklahoma was admitted into the Union in 1907. Livestock is a large part of the history of OKC and the city still features one of the world’s largest livestock Read More +
Oklahoma City, also known as OKC, is the county seat of Oklahoma County, as well as the state capital. It is the largest city in the state and has the 30th largest population among United States city. According to The Business Journals, Oklahoma City is among the nation’s top ten cities for young adults and according to CareerBuilder.com this city is among the top ten cities for job growth making it the perfect city for young professionals and their families.

The birth of Oklahoma City was a fast one, founded in the land run of 1889 the population of the area went from a few families to 10,000 in a matter of hours. Oklahoma was admitted into the Union in 1907. Livestock is a large part of the history of OKC and the city still features one of the world’s largest livestock markets.

The inner-city areas of Oklahoma City suffered during the 1970s-80s but due to redevelopment efforts begun in the early 1990s the city is enjoying a rebirth. Today real estate span all price and styles options, homes for sale range from homes in historic neighborhoods, that lie along side middle-class comfort from the last half a century, to starter homes and fixer-uppers, as well as apartments and condos.

According to the 2010 census the city has a population of 579,999 people. The residents are spread throughout 230,233 households, 29.4% of which had children under the age of 18. The city welcomes residents of every nationality,age and religious affiliations. The two largest demographic groups are the Caucasian Americans at 56.7% of the population and those of Hispanic or Latin heritage at 17.2%. The median income per household in Oklahoma City is approximately $43,798, and the median age of residents is 34 years.

Oklahoma City Public Schools is the states largest school district. The school district features several top ranked schools such as the Classen School of Advanced Studies, Belle Isle Enterprise Middle School and the Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics. The city features several highly acclaimed schools of higher education including Oklahoma City University, The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, the FAA’s Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center and Langston University.

Culture and art are present in Oklahoma City at the Oklahoma City Ballet, the Oklahoma City Museum of Art and the Civic Center Music Hall. Visitors and residents explore science at the Science Museum of Oklahoma and the Museum of Osteology. Western history is kept alive National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum and coming soon the The American Indian Cultural Center and Museum.

Oklahoma City is perfect for singles, couples, professionals and growing families. Top ranking schools and cultural sites and science museums make living in this city a wonderful educational opportunity for the whole family. Realtors wait to help you find your dream home in Oklahoma City. Read less –

Explore Oklahoma City Neighborhoods


  1. Photo of 5920 42ND, Oklahoma City, OK 73122 (MLS # 796805)
    15
    6 beds,  3 baths
    3,300 sqft   lot 9,900 sqft
    MLS 796805
  2. Photo of 8201 S OLIE AVE, Oklahoma City, OK 73139 (MLS # 796494)
    36
    3 beds,  2 baths
    1,516 sqft   lot 19,166 sqft
    MLS 796494
  3. Photo of 6820 LAUREL RD, Oklahoma City, OK 73162 (MLS # 796714)
    34
    4 beds,  3 baths
    2,171 sqft   lot 13,764 sqft
    MLS 796714
  4. Photo of 2428 BARCLAY RD, Oklahoma City, OK 73120 (MLS # 796760)
    33
    3 beds,  2 baths
    2,333 sqft   lot 7,039 sqft
    MLS 796760
  5. Photo of 17120 TRIANA, Oklahoma City, OK 73170 (MLS # 796778)
    36
    3 beds,  2 baths
    1,862 sqft   lot 6,969 sqft
    MLS 796778
  6. Photo of 915 NW 8TH ST, Oklahoma City, OK 73106 (MLS # 796731)
    35
    3 beds,  3.1 baths
    2,425 sqft   lot 3,499 sqft
    MLS 796731
  7. Photo of 4208 NW 30TH ST, Oklahoma City, OK 73112 (MLS # 796676)
    26
    4 beds,  2 baths
    1,554 sqft   lot 8,000 sqft
    MLS 796676
  8. 3 beds,  1.1 baths
    1,307 sqft   lot 6,599 sqft
    MLS 795367
  9. 2 beds,  1.1 baths
    998 sqft  
    MLS 796767

Area and Demographic Info for Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Median Age: 35.00 Median Home Sales Price: $138,500 Median Household Income: $47,302 Median Commute Time: 20.00 mins


  • Population: 623,000
  • Population Density: 1,027/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 7.16%
  • Education Climate : 3
  • Married : 237,385
  • Number of Households : 247,365
  • Households with children: 74,709
  • Average Household Size : 2.47
  • Annual Residential Turnover : 19.90%
  • Change in Average Household Income : 9.65%
  • Closest Major Sports Team: OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER
  • Closest Airport: Will Rogers World
  • Closest College: OKLAHOMA CITY UNIVERSITY
  • Closest Jr. College: VATTEROTT COLLEGE-OKLAHOMA CITY

What are the Occupancy Rates?

Vacant Owned Rented
26449 149172 98194

How Do People Get to Work?

Drive Public Transportation Walk / Bike / Other Work at Home
189387 2319 3721 6045

Population by Sex(%)

Male Female
49.27 50.73

White/Blue Collar Jobs

White Collar Blue Collar
34 66

Population by Age

0-45-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-84 85+
468554763742706419543984842941496044378139849377194052839593338472716318582131709528 7693

Population by Ethnicity

White Hispanic Black Asian Native American Hawian Other
394845 103586 92132 25432 24739 542 33075

Population by Education

Less than 9th Grade Some High School Some College Associates Degree Bachelors Degree Graduate
26181 33275 100696 25745 76678 38533

Households by Income (in thousands of dollars)

0-1010-1515-2020-2525-3030-3535-4040-4545-5050-6060-7575-100100-125125-150150-200200-250250-500 500+
1958314002143921387415103143151445013017107452028425051279141824895711190619672707 234

Median Income by Age

< 25 25-44 45-64 > 65
26217 48779 57487 38582

Employees by Occupation

Management Technology Retail Sales Protective Services Agriculture Construction Transportation
21182 6097 43211 6538 678 17797 22484

Employees by Industry

Agriculture Mining Construction Manufacturing Transportation Wholesale Retail Finance & Real Estate Service Public
692 4406 19953 27534 9423 6820 51220 18267 25005 34000

Rent Estimate (in dollars) Estimate includes shelter + utilities

Studio 1 Bedroom 2 Bedroom 3 Bedroom 4 Bedroom
503 584 748 1024 1229

Crime

Total Personal Murder Rape Robbery Assault Property Burglary Larceny Vehicle Theft
227 225 269 277 174 171 216 222 226 187

Household Expenses

Total Insurance Apparel Education Entertainment Food Healthcare Housing Transportation Utilities
87 87 91 89 91 85 79 90 84 94

Natural Disasters

Earthquake Total Weather Hail Hurricane Tornado Wind
88 171 433 16 350 94

Pollution

Air Ozone Carbon Monoxide Lead NO2 Particulates(PM10)
83 96 97 40 92 88

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Local School Data for Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Preschool

School Name Distance Type Grades
F D MOON ELEMENTRY 0.08 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
EDWARDS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 0.73 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
YOUNG ACHIEVERS CHRISTIAN ACADEMY 0.86 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-6
MARCUS GARVEY LEADERSHIP CS 0.92 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-8
THELMA R. PARKS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 1.29 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
ST LUKES CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER 2.09 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-K
PARKVIEW ADVENTIST ACADEMY 2.24 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12
CENTRAL OAK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 2.27 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-5
WILSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 2.43 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
SHIDLER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 2.55 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
MARTIN LUTHER KING JR ELEMENTARY 2.68 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
EDGEMERE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 2.68 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
EUGENE FIELD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 2.98 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
BISHOP JOHN CARROLL SCHOOL 3.23 mi CATHOLIC PRESCHOOL-8
ST. JOHN CHRISTIAN HERITAGE ACADEMY 3.26 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-5
WHEELER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 3.28 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
WESTMINSTER SCHOOL 3.39 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-8
CROWN HEIGHTS CHRISTIAN CHILD DEVELOPMEN 3.47 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-K
GATEWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 3.5 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
ROSARY SCHOOL 3.65 mi CATHOLIC PRESCHOOL-8
DESTINY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL 3.7 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12
CAPITOL HILL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 3.72 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
CLEVELAND BAILEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 3.75 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-5
HORACE MANN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 3.75 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
PUTNAM HEIGHTS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 3.79 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
CHRISTIAN HERITAGE ACADEMY 3.9 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12
MILLWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 3.92 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-8

Elementary

School Name Distance Type Grades
F D MOON ELEMENTRY 0.08 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
EDWARDS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 0.73 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
YOUNG ACHIEVERS CHRISTIAN ACADEMY 0.86 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-6
MARCUS GARVEY LEADERSHIP CS 0.92 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-8
THELMA R. PARKS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 1.29 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
ST LUKES CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER 2.09 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-K
PARKVIEW ADVENTIST ACADEMY 2.24 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12
CENTRAL OAK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 2.27 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-5
WILSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 2.43 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
SHIDLER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 2.55 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
MARTIN LUTHER KING JR ELEMENTARY 2.68 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
EDGEMERE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 2.68 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
TRINITY SCHOOL 2.82 mi PRIVATE 1-10
DOVE SCIENCE ACADEMY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (OKC) 2.95 mi PUBLIC K-5
EUGENE FIELD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 2.98 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
BISHOP JOHN CARROLL SCHOOL 3.23 mi CATHOLIC PRESCHOOL-8
ST. JOHN CHRISTIAN HERITAGE ACADEMY 3.26 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-5
WHEELER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 3.28 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
WESTMINSTER SCHOOL 3.39 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-8
CROWN HEIGHTS CHRISTIAN CHILD DEVELOPMEN 3.47 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-K
GATEWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 3.5 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
ROSARY SCHOOL 3.65 mi CATHOLIC PRESCHOOL-8
DESTINY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL 3.7 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12
CAPITOL HILL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 3.72 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
CLEVELAND BAILEY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 3.75 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-5
HORACE MANN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 3.75 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
PUTNAM HEIGHTS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 3.79 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
CHRISTIAN HERITAGE ACADEMY 3.9 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12
MILLWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 3.92 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-8

Middle

School Name Distance Type Grades
KIPP REACH COLLEGE PREPARATORY 0.08 mi PUBLIC 5-8
DOUGLASS HIGH SCHOOL 0.45 mi PUBLIC 7-12
DOUGLASS MIDDLE SCHOOL 0.45 mi PUBLIC 7-12
MARCUS GARVEY LEADERSHIP CS 0.92 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-8
NORTHEAST MS 1.49 mi PUBLIC 6-8
PRECIOUS JEWELS CHILDCARE ACADEMY 1.56 mi PRIVATE 5-12
PARKVIEW ADVENTIST ACADEMY 2.24 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12
CROOKED OAK MIDDLE SCHOOL 2.27 mi PUBLIC 6-8
DOVE SCIENCE ACADEMY (OKC) 2.81 mi PUBLIC 6-12
TRINITY SCHOOL 2.82 mi PRIVATE 1-10
CLASSEN MS OF ADVANCED STUDIES 3.04 mi PUBLIC 6-12
BISHOP JOHN CARROLL SCHOOL 3.23 mi CATHOLIC PRESCHOOL-8
WESTMINSTER SCHOOL 3.39 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-8
ROSARY SCHOOL 3.65 mi CATHOLIC PRESCHOOL-8
DESTINY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL 3.7 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12
CHRISTIAN HERITAGE ACADEMY 3.9 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12
MILLWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 3.92 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-8

High

School Name Distance Type Grades
DOUGLASS HIGH SCHOOL 0.45 mi PUBLIC 7-12
DOUGLASS MIDDLE SCHOOL 0.45 mi PUBLIC 7-12
NORTHEAST HIGH SCHOOL 1.49 mi PUBLIC 9-12
PRECIOUS JEWELS CHILDCARE ACADEMY 1.56 mi PRIVATE 5-12
PARKVIEW ADVENTIST ACADEMY 2.24 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12
CROOKED OAK HIGH SCHOOL 2.27 mi PUBLIC 9-12
EMERSON ALTERNATIVE ED. (HS) 2.45 mi PUBLIC 9-12
EMERSON ALTERNATIVE ED. (MS) 2.45 mi PUBLIC 9-12
DOVE SCIENCE ACADEMY (OKC) 2.81 mi PUBLIC 6-12
HARDING CHARTER PREPARATORY HIGH SCHOOL 2.97 mi PUBLIC 9-12
HARDING FINE ARTS ACADEMY 2.97 mi PUBLIC 9-12
CLASSEN HIGH SCHOOL OF ADVANCED STUDIES 3.04 mi PUBLIC 9-12
CLASSEN MS OF ADVANCED STUDIES 3.04 mi PUBLIC 6-12
DEL CITY HIGH SCHOOL 3.26 mi PUBLIC 9-12
DESTINY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL 3.7 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12
BISHOP MCGUINNESS CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL 3.87 mi CATHOLIC 9-12
CHRISTIAN HERITAGE ACADEMY 3.9 mi PRIVATE PRESCHOOL-12
MILLWOOD HIGH SCHOOL 3.93 mi PUBLIC 9-12

Adult Other

School Name Distance Type Grades
DOUGLASS MIDDLE SCHOOL 0.45 mi PUBLIC 7-12
EDWARDS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 0.73 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6
NEW EDITIONS 1.15 mi PRIVATE UNGRADE-UNGRADE
CROOKED OAK HIGH SCHOOL 2.27 mi PUBLIC 9-12
WHEELER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 3.28 mi PUBLIC PRESCHOOL-6

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