Broken Arrow, OK

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Living in Broken Arrow

Broken Arrow is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 109,171 people and 33 constituent neighborhoods, Broken Arrow is the fourth largest community in Oklahoma.

Broken Arrow real estate is some of the most expensive in Oklahoma, although Broken Arrow house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Broken Arrow is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Broken Arrow is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Broken Arrow who work in office and administrative support (13.62%), sales jobs (12.23%), and management occupations (11.21%).

Also of interest is that Broken Arrow has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The education level of Broken Arrow citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 33.83% of adults in Broken Arrow have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Broken Arrow in 2010 was $32,671, which is wealthy relative to Oklahoma, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $130,684 for a family of four. However, Broken Arrow contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Broken Arrow is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Broken Arrow home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Broken Arrow residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Broken Arrow include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Broken Arrow is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.