S     T     A     T     E       of       O     K     L     A     H     O     M     A
Capital City:
Oklahoma City
State FLower:
Mistletoe
State Bird:
Scissor-tailed Flycatcher
State #46 Admitted to Union:
November 16, 1907

People Facts Oklahoma USA
Population, 2010 3,751,351 308,745,538
Population, 2000 3,450,654 281,421,906
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2011 24.7% 23.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2011 13.7% 13.3%
Female persons, percent, 2011 50.5% 50.8%
White persons, percent, 2011 75.8% 78.1%
Black persons, percent, 2011 7.7% 13.1%
White persons not Hispanic, percent, 2011 68.2% 63.4%
High school graduates, percent of persons age 25+, 2006-2010 85.4% 85.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, pct of persons age 25+, 2006-2010 22.6% 27.9%
Housing units, 2011 1,674,685 132,312,404
Homeownership rate, 2006-2010 68.2% 66.6%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2006-2010 $104,300 $188,400
Households, 2006-2010 1,421,705 114,235,996
Per capita money income in past 12 months (2010 dollars) 2006-2010 $23,094 $27,334
Median household income 2006-2010 $42,979 $51,914
Persons below poverty level, percent, 2006-2010 16.2% 13.8%
Business Facts
Private nonfarm establishments, 2010 90,050 7,396,628
Private nonfarm employment, 2010 1,241,168 111,970,095
Nonemployer establishments, 2010 263,043 22,110,628
Total number of firms, 2007 333,797 27,092,908
Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 25.3% 28.8%
Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) 60,681,358 5,338,306,501
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) 48,074,682 4,174,286,516
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) 43,095,353 3,917,663,456
Retail sales per capita, 2007 $11,931 $12,990
Geography Facts
Land area in square miles, 2010 68,594.92 3,531,905.43
Persons per square mile, 2010 54.7 87.4



State of Oklahoma city guides