Collinsville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 6,489 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Collinsville is the 70th largest community in Oklahoma.
Collinsville real estate is some of the most expensive in Oklahoma, although Collinsville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Collinsville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Collinsville is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Collinsville who work in office and administrative support (12.85%), sales jobs (9.81%), and teaching (9.05%).
Because of many things, Collinsville is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Collinsville a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Collinsville has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Collinsville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Being a small city, Collinsville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, Collinsville is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 28.85% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Collinsville in 2010 was $23,955, which is wealthy relative to Oklahoma, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $95,820 for a family of four. However, Collinsville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Collinsville is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Collinsville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Collinsville residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Collinsville include German, English, Polish, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Collinsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.