Enid is a medium-sized city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 50,122 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Enid is the ninth largest community in Oklahoma.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Enid is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Enid is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Enid who work in office and administrative support (11.09%), sales jobs (9.90%), and management occupations (7.76%).
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Enid spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.17 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
The education level of Enid citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 21.52% of adults in Enid have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Enid in 2010 was $24,755, 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 $99,020 for a family of four. However, Enid contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Enid is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Enid home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Enid residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Enid also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.91% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Enid include German, Irish, English, French, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Enid is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Pacific Island languages.