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. 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 $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.
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 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%).
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Luther is worth considering.
In Luther, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 36.54 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Luther does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Luther citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 24.89% of adults in Luther have at least a bachelor's 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.