Luther is a very small town located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 1,694 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Luther is the 194th largest community in Oklahoma. Luther has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Luther, where the median household income is $63,106.00.
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.
Unlike some towns, Luther isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Luther are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Luther is a town of managers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Luther who work in management occupations (13.34%), office and administrative support (13.34%), and business and financial occupations (7.76%).
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, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 36.54 minutes every day commuting to work.
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 citizens of Luther are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 24.89% of adults in Luther having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Luther in 2010 was $39,748, which is wealthy relative to Oklahoma and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $158,992 for a family of four. However, Luther contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Luther is a somewhat 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, English, Irish, Dutch, and European.
The most common language spoken in Luther is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.