Checotah is a very small city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 3,095 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Checotah is the 103rd largest community in Oklahoma.
When you are in Checotah, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 36.15% of Checotah’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Checotah is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Checotah who work in sales jobs (16.64%), food service (11.97%), and teaching (5.90%).
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Checotah has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Checotah a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Checotah rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.83% of adults 25 and older in Checotah have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Checotah in 2018 was $18,758, which is lower middle income relative to Oklahoma, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $75,032 for a family of four.
Checotah is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Checotah home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Checotah residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Checotah include Irish, English, German, Scottish, and French.
The most common language spoken in Checotah is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Native American languages.