Del City, OK

Del City profile

Living in Del City

Del City is a medium-sized city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 21,712 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Del City is the 19th largest community in Oklahoma.

Unlike some cities, Del City isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Del City are a mix 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 (13.15%), sales jobs (12.29%), and food service (5.81%).

The percentage of adults in Del City with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 13.87% of adults in Del City have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Del City in 2018 was $22,733, which is middle income relative to Oklahoma, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $90,932 for a family of four. However, Del City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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. Del City also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.33% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Del City include German, Irish, English, European, and Dutch.

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