Chelsea is a very small town located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 1,969 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Chelsea is the 154th largest community in Oklahoma.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Chelsea is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.05% of the Chelsea workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Chelsea is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Chelsea who work in office and administrative support (11.97%), sales jobs (11.58%), and teaching (6.32%).
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Chelsea has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Chelsea has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Chelsea than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Chelsea may be for you.
The population of Chelsea has a very low overall level of education: only 6.94% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Chelsea in 2010 was $19,821, which is middle income relative to Oklahoma, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $79,284 for a family of four.
Chelsea is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Chelsea home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Chelsea residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Chelsea include German, English, Dutch, and French .
The most common language spoken in Chelsea is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Hindi.