Kingfisher is a very small city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 4,908 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.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Kingfisher is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 40.96% of the Kingfisher workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Kingfisher is a city of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Kingfisher who work in office and administrative support (12.53%), sales jobs (10.56%), and food service (7.30%).
Also of interest is that Kingfisher has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
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 17.15 minutes getting to work every day.
Kingfisher is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In terms of college education, Kingfisher is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 17.34% of adults 25 and older in Kingfisher have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Kingfisher in 2018 was $26,941, which is wealthy relative to Oklahoma, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $107,764 for a family of four. However, Kingfisher contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Kingfisher is a very ethnically-diverse city. 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 Black or African-American. Kingfisher also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.93% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Kingfisher include German, Irish, English, Dutch, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Kingfisher is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.