Del City, OK

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Del City profile

Living in Del City

Del City is a medium-sized city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 21,798 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Del City is the 19th largest community in Oklahoma.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Del City is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Del City is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Del City who work in office and administrative support (19.58%), sales jobs (10.45%), and teaching (5.98%).

Also of interest is that Del City has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The percentage of adults in Del City with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.71% of adults in Del City have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Del City in 2010 was $20,511, which is lower middle income relative to Oklahoma and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $82,044 for a family of four.

Del City is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Del City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Del City residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Del City include German, Irish, English, European, and French.

The most common language spoken in Del City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.