Cookson, OK

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Cookson Profile


Overview

Cookson is a very small town located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 3,320 people and just one neighborhood, Cookson is the 104th largest community in Oklahoma.

Occupations and Workforce

When you are in Cookson, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 39.98% of Cookson’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Cookson is a town of construction workers and builders, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cookson who work in management occupations (14.96%), office and administrative support (10.59%), and farm management occupations (7.09%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Another notable thing is that Cookson is an extremely popular destination for tourists and seasonal residents. So much of the population is seasonal such that the town’s population swells significantly during the vacation season, and drops again when the season ends. Because of this, much of the local economy is centered around tourism; some businesses may be operated only during the high season. During the low season, year-round residents will notice that the city is a substantially quieter place to live.

The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Cookson has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Cookson a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

One downside of living in Cookson is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Cookson, the average commute to work is 33.47 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

Cookson Demographics

The percentage of adults in Cookson who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.71% of the adults in Cookson have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Cookson in 2010 was $21,257, which is upper middle income relative to Oklahoma, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $85,028 for a family of four. However, Cookson contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Cookson is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Cookson home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cookson residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Cookson include Irish, English, Ukrainian, and Swiss.

The most common language spoken in Cookson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Native American languages and Spanish.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

136 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 0 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Cookson 0.101011101001110
Oklahoma 4.22
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Cookson 0.101011101001110
Oklahoma 28.86
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Cookson 0.101011101001110
Oklahoma 19

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 6 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
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This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

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District Quality Compared to Oklahoma

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Better than of OK school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to OK Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Sequoyah Es
425 South College
Tahlequah, OK, 74464
PK-PK
Cherokee Es
800 E Goingsnake
Tahlequah, OK, 74464
KG-05
Greenwood Es
400 E Ross
Tahlequah, OK, 74464
KG-05
Tahlequah Hs
591 Pendleton Street
Tahlequah, OK, 74464
09-12
Tahlequah Ms
871 Pendleton
Tahlequah, OK, 74464
06-08
Heritage Es
333 Southridge Rd
Tahlequah, OK, 74464
KG-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 71.5% 61.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 61.5% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.9% 9.8%

Educational Expenditures

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TENKILLER


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


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District Quality Compared to Oklahoma

(10 is best)

Better than of OK school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to OK Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Tenkiller Public School
26106 East 863 Road
Welling, OK, 74471
PK-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 79.6% 61.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 67.8% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.8% 9.8%

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