Blackwell is a somewhat small city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 6,875 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Blackwell is the 57th largest community in Oklahoma.
Blackwell is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Blackwell is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Blackwell who work in sales jobs (13.88%), office and administrative support (9.32%), and healthcare (6.84%).
In Blackwell, just 12.92% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Blackwell in 2010 was $22,448, which is upper middle income relative to Oklahoma, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $89,792 for a family of four. However, Blackwell contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Blackwell is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Blackwell home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Blackwell residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Blackwell also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.74% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Blackwell include Irish, English, French , and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Blackwell is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.