Okmulgee SnackAbility

2
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
3
Affordability
8
Diversity
10
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
9

Okmulgee, OK Photos

Okmulgee, Oklahoma Info Snack

Okmulgee is a city in Okmulgee County, Oklahoma, United States. The population at the 2010 census was 12,321, a loss of 5.4 percent since the 2000 census figure of 13,022. It has been the capital of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation since the United States Civil War. The name is from the Creek word oki mulgee which means "boiling waters" in English. Other translations put it as "babbling brook" or 'Effluvium'.[citation needed] The site was chosen because of the nearby rivers and springs. Okmulgee is 38 miles south of Tulsa and 13 miles north of Henryetta via US-75.
Population
12,123
Unemployment
12.4%
Poverty
26.8%
Median Home
$63,000
Median Income
$29,593
Median Rent
$600

Rankings for Okmulgee in Oklahoma

Best Places Around Okmulgee

1

Broken Arrow, OK
Population 104,869

2

Owasso, OK
Population 33,598

3

Jenks, OK
Population 19,852

4

Bixby, OK
Population 23,956

5

Glenpool, OK
Population 12,351

6

Sand Springs, OK
Population 19,509

7

Catoosa, OK
Population 7,487

8

Coweta, OK
Population 9,572

9

Tulsa, OK
Population 399,906

10

McAlester, OK
Population 18,255

Map Of Okmulgee, OK

Population over time in Okmulgee

Year Population % Change
2017 12,123 -1.3%
2016 12,284 -0.5%
2015 12,350 -0.4%
2014 12,398 -0.3%
2013 12,441 0.3%
2012 12,402 0.9%
2011 12,292 -0.1%
2010 12,302 -

Crime in Okmulgee Per 100k

Crime Okmulgee OK USA
Violent Crime 730.5 456.2 382.9
Murder 8.2 6.2 5.3
Robbery 41.0 76.3 98.0
Aggravated Assault 500.7 319.3 248.9
Property Crime 4087.7 2876.4 2362.0
Burglary 730.5 727.8 430.4
Larceny 3151.9 1836.9 1694.0
Car Theft 205.2 311.7 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Okmulgee

White
49.2% (5,960)
African American
19.0% (2,308)
American Indian
18.1% (2,191)
Asian
0.6% (70)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
8.4% (1,018)
Hispanic
4.8% (576)
Race Okmulgee OK USA
White 49.2% 66.5% 61.5%
African American 19.0% 7.2% 12.3%
American Indian 18.1% 7.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 2.0% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 8.4% 6.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 4.8% 10.1% 17.6%

Household Income For Okmulgee, Oklahoma

Less than $10,000
11.5% (139,414)
$10,000 to $14,999
12.7% (153,962)
$15,000 to $24,999
18.2% (220,638)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.7% (178,208)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.7% (202,454)
$50,000 to $74,999
13.4% (162,448)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.4% (77,587)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.1% (61,827)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.7% (8,486)
$200,000 or more
0.7% (8,486)
Income Okmulgee OK USA
Less than $10,000 11.5% 7.4% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 12.7% 5.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 18.2% 11.4% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.7% 11.1% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.7% 14.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 13.4% 18.8% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.4% 11.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.1% 11.6% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.7% 3.9% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.7% 3.6% 6.3%

Gender in Okmulgee

Female
51.6% (6,250)
Male
48.4% (5,872)
Gender Okmulgee OK USA
Female 51.6% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Okmulgee for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.9% (346)
9-12th Grade
9.4% (1,142)
High School / GED
35.1% (4,250)
Some College
26.8% (3,249)
Associate's Degree
12.6% (1,523)
Bachelor's Degree
9.1% (1,108)
Master's Degree
3.1% (372)
Professional Degree
0.6% (77)
Doctorate Degree
0.4% (53)
Education Okmulgee OK USA
< 9th Grade 2.9% 4.2% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 9.4% 8.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 35.1% 31.5% 27.3%
Some College 26.8% 23.6% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 12.6% 7.6% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 9.1% 16.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 3.1% 6.0% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.6% 1.4% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.4% 1.0% 1.4%

Articles About Oklahoma

Enjoy The Snack?

About HomeSnacks

HomeSnacks is based in Durham, NC.

We aim to deliver bite-sized pieces of infotainment about where you live.

We use data, analytics, and a sense of humor to determine quality of life for places across the nation.

© Chasing Chains, LLC. All rights reserved.