Nichols Hills is a very small city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 3,870 people and just one neighborhood, Nichols Hills is the 96th largest community in Oklahoma.
Real Estate Prices
Nichols Hills home prices are not only among the most expensive in Oklahoma, but Nichols Hills real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Nichols Hills is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 94.15% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Nichols Hills is a city of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Nichols Hills who work in management occupations (21.85%), healthcare (15.26%) and sales jobs (12.44%).
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Nichols Hills is home to many people who could be described as "urban sophisticates", which are people who are not only wealthy and employed in professional occupations, but highly educated to boot. Urban sophisticates have urbane tastes - whether they reside in a big or small city, a suburb, or a little town. Urban sophisticates support bookstores, quality clothing stores, enjoy luxury travel, and in big cities, they are truly the patrons of the arts, attending and supporting institutions such as opera, symphony, ballet, and theatre.
Because of many things, Nichols Hills is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Nichols Hills a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Nichols Hills has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Nichols Hills’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Nichols Hills spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.23 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
As is often the case in a small city, Nichols Hills doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.