Living in Elk City, OK

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Elk City SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
9.5

Elk City, OK Crime Report

238
Total Crimes
2,061.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-19.73%
Below National Average

Elk City, OK Cost Of Living

91
Elk City's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Elk City, Oklahoma Info Snack

Elk City is a city in Beckham County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 11,693 at the 2010 census, and the population was estimated at 12,717 in 2015. Elk City is located on Interstate 40 and Historic U.S. Route 66 in western Oklahoma, approximately 110 miles (180 km) west of Oklahoma City and 150 miles (240 km) east of Amarillo, Texas.
Population
12,046
Unemployment
4.9%
Poverty
14.5%
Median Home
$150,700
Median Income
$52,712
Median Rent
$801

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Population over time in Elk City

Year Population % Change
2017 12,046 -1.6%
2016 12,236 -1.5%
2015 12,426 0.0%
2014 12,424 1.9%
2013 12,198 1.2%
2012 12,059 1.7%
2011 11,860 1.2%
2010 11,716 1.3%
2009 11,567 -
Crime/100k Elk City OK USA
Violent Crime 60.6 466.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 5.2 5.0
Robbery 0.0 70.8 86.2
Aggravated Assault 52.0 331.8 246.8
Property Crime 2001.0 2875.0 2199.5
Burglary 311.9 681.1 376.0
Larceny 1533.3 1856.8 1594.6
Car Theft 155.9 337.0 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Elk City

White
76.3% (9,197)
African American
1.5% (177)
American Indian
1.6% (193)
Asian
1.4% (173)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.3% (39)
Two Or More
3.7% (450)
Hispanic
15.1% (1,817)
Race Elk City OK USA
White 76.3% 66.0% 61.1%
African American 1.5% 7.2% 12.3%
American Indian 1.6% 7.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.4% 2.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.7% 6.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 15.1% 10.4% 17.8%

Household Income For Elk City, Oklahoma

Less than $10,000
6.8% (81,697)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.6% (31,578)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.2% (147,170)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.2% (159,048)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.0% (169,188)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.8% (177,879)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.2% (195,551)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.1% (145,432)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.4% (52,436)
$200,000 or more
3.7% (44,614)
Income Elk City OK USA
Less than $10,000 6.8% 7.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.6% 5.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.2% 11.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.2% 10.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.0% 14.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.8% 18.6% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.2% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.1% 12.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.4% 4.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.7% 4.0% 7.0%

Gender in Elk City

Female
48.1% (5,795)
Male
51.9% (6,251)
Gender Elk City OK USA
Female 48.1% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 51.9% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Elk City for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (240)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (1,084)
High School / GED
41.0% (4,938)
Some College
23.0% (2,770)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (843)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (1,445)
Master's Degree
3.0% (361)
Professional Degree
3.0% (361)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Elk City OK USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 41.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 24.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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