Chickasha is a medium-sized city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 16,488 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Chickasha is the 31st largest community in Oklahoma.
Chickasha is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Chickasha is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Chickasha who work in office and administrative support (14.12%), sales jobs (10.36%), and management occupations (7.15%).
The percentage of adults in Chickasha who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.09% of the adults in Chickasha have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Chickasha in 2010 was $21,660, 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 $86,640 for a family of four. However, Chickasha contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Chickasha is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Chickasha home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Chickasha residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Chickasha include German, English, Dutch, and French .
The most common language spoken in Chickasha is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.