Luther is a very small town located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 1,755 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Luther is the 194th largest community in Oklahoma. Much of the housing stock in Luther was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Luther economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Luther, where the median household income is $61,250.00.
Luther real estate is some of the most expensive in Oklahoma, although Luther house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Luther is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Luther is a town of professionals, construction workers and builders, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Luther who work in office and administrative support (11.51%), teaching (8.80%), and sales jobs (8.46%).
Also of interest is that Luther has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Luther has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Luther has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Luther than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Luther may be for you.
One downside of living in Luther is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Luther, the average commute to work is 32.38 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Luther 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.
The education level of Luther citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 22.91% of adults in Luther have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Luther in 2010 was $24,808, 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 $99,232 for a family of four. However, Luther contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Luther is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Luther home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Luther residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Luther include German, Irish, English, Dutch, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Luther is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.