Guymon is a somewhat small city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 11,921 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Guymon is the 38th largest community in Oklahoma.
When you are in Guymon, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 39.51% of Guymon’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Guymon is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Guymon who work in office and administrative support (13.80%), maintenance occupations (6.83%), and management occupations (6.40%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 15.51 minutes getting to work every day.
Being a small city, Guymon does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in Guymon who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 18.24% of the adults in Guymon have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Guymon in 2010 was $22,557, 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 $90,228 for a family of four. However, Guymon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Guymon is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Guymon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Guymon residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Guymon also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 55.57% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Guymon include Irish, English, Dutch, and Scottish.
Guymon also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 26.35%.
The most common language spoken in Guymon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.