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.
Guymon real estate is some of the most expensive in Oklahoma, although Guymon house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
When you are in Guymon, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 43.91% of Guymon’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Guymon is a city of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Guymon who work in office and administrative support (11.98%), maintenance occupations (6.72%), and management occupations (5.86%).
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 17.22 minutes getting to work every day.
In terms of college education, Guymon is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 17.92% of adults 25 and older in Guymon have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Guymon in 2010 was $20,861, which is upper middle income relative to Oklahoma, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $83,444 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. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Guymon, accounting for 55.75% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Guymon residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Guymon include English, Irish, Scottish, and European.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Guymon's cultural character, accounting for 27.05% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in Guymon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Laotian.