Guthrie is a somewhat small city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 11,270 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Guthrie is the 42nd largest community in Oklahoma.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Guthrie is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Guthrie is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Guthrie who work in office and administrative support (11.89%), sales jobs (10.75%), and healthcare suport services (8.54%).
The education level of Guthrie citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 24.01% of adults in Guthrie have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Guthrie in 2010 was $19,805, 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 $79,220 for a family of four. However, Guthrie contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Guthrie is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Guthrie home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Guthrie residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Guthrie include Irish, English, European, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Guthrie is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.