Tulsa, OK: What you need to know

Nicknamed “Oil Capital of the World,” the economy of Tulsa is strong in energy along with aviation, finance, technology and telecommunications. Shipping companies are served by the inland Tulsa Port of Catoosa on the Arkansas River, while higher education choices include Oral Roberts University and the University of Tulsa. Residents and tourists can enjoy the Ozark Mountains, cultural attractions, 135 parks and multiple examples of art deco architecture.


Tulsa, OK City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 398,082
Median Age 35
Median Household Income $42,284
Median Home Price $124,100
Walkscore 36

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Tulsa, OK Demographics

Population By Gender

  Male 48.6%
  Female 51.4%

 
Total Employed Armed Forces: 172
In Tulsa , OK

 
8.4% CIVILIAN VETERANS
in Tulsa , OK

Median Population

Median Age 34.9%
Age 18 Over 75.5%
Age 21 Over 71.4%
Age 62 Over 16.2%
Age 65 Over 13%

Race

  Ethnicity White 65.1%
  Ethnicity Black 15.1%
  Ethnicity Asian 2.8%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 15%
  Ethnicity Indian 4.3%
  Ethnicity Other 5%

Economics

  Median Household Income $42,284
  Median Home Price $124,100
  Homes Owned 47.9%
  Homes Rent 52.1%
  Median Property Rent $743

Language

  English Only 83.8%
  English Other 16.2%

 
COMMUTE TIME: 18.3 MINUTES
in Tulsa , OK

Commute Types

  Walked 1.8%
  Worked at Home 3.7%
  Public Transportation 1.1%
  Other Means 1.8%
  Drove Alone 80.9%
  Carpooled 10.8%

36/100
WALK SCORE
for Tulsa , OK