Yukon, OK

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Living in Yukon

Yukon is a medium-sized city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 28,084 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Yukon is the 18th largest community in Oklahoma.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Yukon is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Yukon is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Yukon who work in office and administrative support (14.63%), management occupations (9.82%), and sales jobs (9.75%).

Also of interest is that Yukon has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Being a small city, Yukon does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The percentage of people in Yukon who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 26.37% of adults in Yukon have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Yukon in 2018 was $30,930, which is wealthy relative to Oklahoma, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $123,720 for a family of four. However, Yukon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Yukon is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Yukon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Yukon residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Yukon include German, Irish, English, Scottish, and French.

The most common language spoken in Yukon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.