Owasso, OK

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Living in Owasso

Owasso is a medium-sized city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 36,957 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Owasso is the 14th largest community in Oklahoma. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Owasso, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Owasso, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Owasso’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Owasso does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $72,443.00.

Owasso real estate is some of the most expensive in Oklahoma, although Owasso house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Owasso is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Owasso is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Owasso who work in office and administrative support (12.53%), management occupations (12.23%), and sales jobs (10.06%).

Also of interest is that Owasso has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The city of Owasso is a decent size, but despite this, it doesn't have a viable public transit system that people can use to get to work.

The education level of Owasso citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 34.44% of adults in Owasso have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Owasso in 2018 was $31,714, which is wealthy relative to Oklahoma, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $126,856 for a family of four. However, Owasso contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Owasso is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Owasso home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Owasso residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Owasso include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.

The most common language spoken in Owasso is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Miao/Hmong.