Okeene is a very small town located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 1,214 people and just one neighborhood, Okeene is the 199th largest community in Oklahoma.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Okeene isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Okeene are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Okeene is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Okeene who work in office and administrative support (13.01%), sales jobs (11.95%) and management occupations (9.67%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.91% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Okeene is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
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, Okeene is worth considering.
Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 13.00 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small town, Okeene doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.