Sulphur is a very small city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 5,097 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Sulphur is the 77th largest community in Oklahoma.
Unlike some cities, Sulphur isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Sulphur are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sulphur is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sulphur who work in office and administrative support (17.18%), sales jobs (9.84%), and maintenance occupations (9.43%).
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Sulphur has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Sulphur a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.94 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small city, Sulphur doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Sulphur are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 13.63% of adults in Sulphur have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Sulphur in 2010 was $20,412, which is middle income relative to Oklahoma, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $81,648 for a family of four. However, Sulphur contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Sulphur is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Sulphur home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sulphur residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Sulphur include Irish, English, French , and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Sulphur is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.