Talihina is a very small town located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 1,097 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Talihina is the 207th largest community in Oklahoma.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Talihina is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Talihina is a town of service providers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Talihina who work in healthcare suport services (12.04%), management occupations (11.48%), and office and administrative support (8.40%).
Talihina is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In Talihina, just 12.36% 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 Talihina in 2010 was $14,961, which is low income relative to Oklahoma and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $59,844 for a family of four. Talihina also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 32.91% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Talihina is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Talihina home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Talihina residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Talihina include Irish, English, Dutch, and French .
The most common language spoken in Talihina is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Native American languages.