Enid is a medium-sized city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 51,776 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, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Enid who work in office and administrative support (12.08%), sales jobs (10.77%), and management occupations (6.47%).
One of the benefits of Enid is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.11 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
The education level of Enid citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 21.50% of adults in Enid have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Enid in 2010 was $24,310, which is wealthy relative to Oklahoma, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $97,240 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 12.39% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Enid include 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.