Pond Creek is a tiny city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 853 people and just one neighborhood, Pond Creek is the 233rd largest community in Oklahoma.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Pond Creek is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.46% of the Pond Creek workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Pond Creek is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Pond Creek who work in office and administrative support (17.60%), teaching (9.44%) and management occupations (9.18%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Pond Creek is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Pond Creek 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, Pond Creek has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Pond Creek’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
Being a small city, Pond Creek does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.