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 107,403 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.

Broken Arrow is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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 (15.06%), sales jobs (12.38%), and management occupations (10.91%).

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.

Like elsewhere in America, most people in Broken Arrow use a private automobile to get to work. But notably, a substantial number of Broken Arrow‘s citizens do make use of public transit in their daily commute, primarily riding the bus. This helps more people get to work with less air pollution, and require fewer highways to get them there.

In terms of college education, Broken Arrow is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 32.66% of adults in Broken Arrow have a college degree.

The per capita income in Broken Arrow in 2010 was $30,508, which is wealthy relative to Oklahoma, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $122,032 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 Irish, English, Italian, and French .

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