Claremore is a medium-sized city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 19,069 people and 11 constituent neighborhoods, Claremore is the 25th largest community in Oklahoma.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Claremore is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Claremore is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Claremore who work in office and administrative support (14.38%), sales jobs (9.14%), and food service (8.34%).
In terms of college education, Claremore is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 19.53% of adults 25 and older in Claremore have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Claremore in 2010 was $22,406, 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 $89,624 for a family of four. However, Claremore contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Claremore is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Claremore home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Claremore residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Claremore include Irish, English, French , and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Claremore is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.