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.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Collinsville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Collinsville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Collinsville who work in office and administrative support (13.56%), sales jobs (10.78%), and teaching (9.68%).
Because of many things, Collinsville is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Collinsville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Collinsville perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Collinsville is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
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: 27.26% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Collinsville in 2010 was $23,337, 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 $93,348 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 Irish, English, Polish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Collinsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.