Skiatook is a somewhat small town located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 7,953 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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Skiatook is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Skiatook is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Skiatook who work in office and administrative support (13.38%), sales jobs (10.58%), and management occupations (10.29%).
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, Skiatook is worth considering.
The education level of Skiatook citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 21.07% of adults in Skiatook have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Skiatook in 2010 was $24,977, which is upper middle income relative to Oklahoma, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $99,908 for a family of four. However, Skiatook contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Skiatook is a very 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 Irish, German, English, French, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Skiatook is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.