Seminole is a somewhat small city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 7,522 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Seminole is the 54th largest community in Oklahoma.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Seminole is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Seminole is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Seminole who work in office and administrative support (11.93%), sales jobs (11.36%), and teaching (7.85%).
One of the benefits of Seminole is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 19.18 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.
Being a small city, Seminole does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in Seminole with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 14.67% of adults in Seminole have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Seminole in 2010 was $17,563, which is lower middle income relative to Oklahoma, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $70,252 for a family of four. However, Seminole contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Seminole is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Seminole home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Seminole residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Seminole include Irish, English, French , and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Seminole is English. Other important languages spoken here include Native American languages and Spanish.