Kingfisher is a very small city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 4,865 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Kingfisher is the 79th largest community in Oklahoma.
Kingfisher real estate is some of the most expensive in Oklahoma, although Kingfisher house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Kingfisher is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Kingfisher is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Kingfisher who work in office and administrative support (14.37%), management occupations (10.97%), and teaching (8.22%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 8.73% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
As is often the case in a small city, Kingfisher doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The population of Kingfisher overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Kingfisher, 22.52% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Kingfisher in 2010 was $24,940, which is wealthy relative to Oklahoma, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $99,760 for a family of four. However, Kingfisher contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Kingfisher home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Kingfisher residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Kingfisher include Irish, English, French , and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Kingfisher is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Native American languages.