Ketchum is a tiny town located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 431 people and just one neighborhood, Ketchum is the 290th largest community in Oklahoma.
Real Estate Prices
Ketchum real estate is some of the most expensive in Oklahoma, although Ketchum house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Ketchum is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ketchum is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Ketchum who work in sales jobs (11.95%), food service (11.32%) and office and administrative support (10.69%).
Of important note, Ketchum is also a town of artists. Ketchum has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Ketchum’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Ketchum’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Ketchum has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Ketchum a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Ketchum is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.