Skiatook is a somewhat small town located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 7,908 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Skiatook is the 55th largest community in Oklahoma.
Skiatook real estate is some of the most expensive in Oklahoma, although Skiatook house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some towns, Skiatook isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Skiatook are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Skiatook is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Skiatook who work in office and administrative support (16.81%), sales jobs (9.84%), and management occupations (9.69%).
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Skiatook has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Skiatook has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Skiatook than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Skiatook may be for you.
In Skiatook, just 12.97% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Skiatook in 2010 was $21,944, which is upper middle income relative to Oklahoma, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $87,776 for a family of four. However, Skiatook contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Skiatook is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Skiatook home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Skiatook residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Skiatook include German, English, Scottish, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Skiatook is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.