Living in McAlester, OK

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Mcalester SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
9

Mcalester, OK Crime Report

1,146
Total Crimes
6,367.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
147.90%
Above National Average

Mcalester, OK Cost Of Living

78
Mcalester's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

McAlester, Oklahoma Info Snack

Population
18,095
Unemployment
6.0%
Poverty
20.9%
Median Home
$102,200
Median Income
$42,947
Median Rent
$726

Mcalester, OK Photos

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Rankings for McAlester in Oklahoma

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Map Of McAlester, OK

Population over time in McAlester

Year Population % Change
2017 18,095 -0.6%
2016 18,198 -0.3%
2015 18,255 -0.4%
2014 18,324 -0.2%
2013 18,354 -0.4%
2012 18,424 0.1%
2011 18,412 0.2%
2010 18,369 0.0%
2009 18,365 -
Crime/100k McAlester OK USA
Violent Crime 638.9 466.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 5.2 5.0
Robbery 44.4 70.8 86.2
Aggravated Assault 472.2 331.8 246.8
Property Crime 5728.1 2875.0 2199.5
Burglary 1116.7 681.1 376.0
Larceny 4289.1 1856.8 1594.6
Car Theft 322.2 337.0 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in McAlester

White
66.9% (12,097)
African American
5.0% (904)
American Indian
5.8% (1,049)
Asian
0.6% (116)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (17)
Two Or More
13.7% (2,470)
Hispanic
8.0% (1,442)
Race McAlester OK USA
White 66.9% 66.0% 61.1%
African American 5.0% 7.2% 12.3%
American Indian 5.8% 7.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 2.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 13.7% 6.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 8.0% 10.4% 17.8%

Household Income For McAlester, Oklahoma

Less than $10,000
8.8% (159,873)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.7% (176,127)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.5% (244,339)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.4% (169,732)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.6% (264,590)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.3% (331,204)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.7% (193,446)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.5% (190,249)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.0% (35,705)
$200,000 or more
2.4% (44,231)
Income McAlester OK USA
Less than $10,000 8.8% 7.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.7% 5.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.5% 11.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.4% 10.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.6% 14.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.3% 18.6% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.7% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.5% 12.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.0% 4.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.4% 4.0% 7.0%

Gender in McAlester

Female
46.4% (8,392)
Male
53.6% (9,703)
Gender McAlester OK USA
Female 46.4% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 53.6% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in McAlester for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (723)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (1,809)
High School / GED
36.0% (6,514)
Some College
24.0% (4,342)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (1,628)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (1,990)
Master's Degree
4.0% (723)
Professional Degree
1.0% (180)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (180)
Education McAlester OK USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 36.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 24.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

1 Reviews & Comments About McAlester

Overall User Rating
1.0
/5

Zeva 1970

I was born in McAlester and the biggest industry there is M**h. Then its the state penitentiary. Its riddled with drugs, alcohol, and violence. I also use to live in the Hood in McAlester.

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