Watonga is a somewhat small city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 3,008 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Watonga is the 73rd largest community in Oklahoma.
Unlike some cities, Watonga isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Watonga are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Watonga is a city of sales and office workers, managers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Watonga who work in management occupations (16.76%), office and administrative support (13.73%), and sales jobs (11.89%).
Also of interest is that Watonga has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Watonga spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 16.47 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
The population of Watonga has a very low overall level of education: only 9.85% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Watonga in 2010 was $13,128, which is low income relative to Oklahoma and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $52,512 for a family of four. However, Watonga contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Watonga is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Watonga home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Watonga residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Watonga also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.82% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Watonga include Irish, English, Italian, and Welsh.
The most common language spoken in Watonga is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.