Enid is a medium-sized city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 51,004 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Enid is the ninth largest community in Oklahoma.
Unlike some cities, Enid isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Enid are a mix 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 sales jobs (11.03%), office and administrative support (10.92%), and management occupations (6.59%).
One of the benefits of Enid is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.78 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.
Although the majority of commuting trips in the city are by private automobile, Enid is somewhat unusual for a city of its size for having a substantial number of people who use public transportation. For a lot of people, the bus helps to get to and from their jobs every morning, which benefits everyone in the Enid area by reducing both traffic and air pollution.
The education level of Enid citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 20.87% of adults 25 and older in Enid have a college degree.
The per capita income in Enid in 2010 was $24,095, 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 $96,380 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 13.02% 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.