El Reno is a medium-sized city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 18,516 people and five constituent neighborhoods, El Reno is the 30th largest community in Oklahoma.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, El Reno is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, El Reno is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in El Reno who work in office and administrative support (13.59%), sales jobs (10.86%), and management occupations (7.47%).
The city 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, El Reno has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes El Reno a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
In El Reno, just 12.46% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in El Reno in 2010 was $21,094, 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 $84,376 for a family of four. However, El Reno contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
El Reno is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call El Reno home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of El Reno residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. El Reno also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.30% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in El Reno include Irish, English, Dutch, and French .
The most common language spoken in El Reno is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Miao/Hmong.