Waurika is a very small city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 1,993 people and just one neighborhood, Waurika is the 147th largest community in Oklahoma.
Occupations and Workforce
Waurika is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Waurika is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Waurika who work in office and administrative support (12.34%), management occupations (11.56%) and food service (9.35%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Waurika’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
It is a fairly quiet city 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!) Waurika 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. Waurika has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Waurika than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Waurika may be for you.