Muskogee, OK

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Living in Muskogee

Muskogee is a medium-sized city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 36,878 people and 13 constituent neighborhoods, Muskogee is the 13th largest community in Oklahoma.

Muskogee is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Muskogee is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Muskogee who work in office and administrative support (12.21%), sales jobs (9.41%), and management occupations (8.21%).

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 18.70 minutes getting to work every day.

In terms of college education, Muskogee is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 20.22% of adults 25 and older in Muskogee have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Muskogee in 2018 was $21,785, 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 $87,140 for a family of four. However, Muskogee contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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

The most common language spoken in Muskogee is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Native American languages.