Muskogee, OK

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Living in Muskogee

Muskogee is a medium-sized city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 37,113 people and 11 constituent neighborhoods, Muskogee is the 11th largest community in Oklahoma.

Unlike some cities, Muskogee isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Muskogee are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Muskogee is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Muskogee who work in office and administrative support (12.62%), sales jobs (10.09%), and healthcare (8.31%).

One of the benefits of Muskogee is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 17.49 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.

The education level of Muskogee citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 21.10% of adults in Muskogee have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Muskogee in 2018 was $21,845, which is middle income relative to Oklahoma, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $87,380 for a family of four. However, Muskogee contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Muskogee is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Muskogee home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Muskogee residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Muskogee include German, Irish, English, French, and Dutch.

The most common language spoken in Muskogee is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Native American languages.