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Cost of Living
Cost of living can be a motivating factor when deciding which community works best. Stillwater has a median home value of $163,392 and the median cost of rent is around $951 per month per month. The rent burden for Stillwater is around 15.2% of the average person's monthly income.
Demographics and Values
In Stillwater, 8.6% have some form of disability, 57.3% participate in the labor force, 34.3% live in poverty, and 11.5% do not have health insurance. Stillwater has a population density of 651 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Stillwater consists of 48,550 people and in total the Stillwater metro area has a population of 49,829. Out of the total city population, 51.3% are male and 48.7% are female. The median age of Stillwater is 24 years old. In Stillwater, 4.4% of the population are veterans of the United States military. Of the population of Stillwater 48.4% have a college degree, 18.5% have a high-school diploma, and 23.2% have a graduate degree. Demographically, Stillwater is 0.5% other or not specified, 4.2% mixed race, 6.9% Asian, 0.1% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 5.0% Native American, 78.4% white, 5.0% Hispanic, and 4.9% black.
An overview of Oklahoma
Oklahoma is ranked 43rd in quality of life and 47th in healthcare. Based on natural beauty, Oklahoma ranks 42nd in the nation. Out of a national average of 100, Oklahoma has a cost of living index rating of 88, a grocery index rating of 95, and a housing index rating of 72. In total, Oklahoma has 134 general hospitals and 109 health centers that provide care for 3,953,546 citizens. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be St Mary's Regional Medical Center, Memorial Hospital, Community Hospital, and Llc.
Social demographics of the state
In the most recent presidential election, 65% of Oklahoma residents voted Republican and 29% voted Democrat. Forty-three percent of Oklahoma residents regularly attend a religious service from one of the state's 7,057 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-47%, Mainline Protestant-18%, and Historically Black Protestant-4%. In Oklahoma there are 352 masonic lodges. The state of Oklahoma ranks 22nd in the country for diversity. The state has a median age of 37 and 28% of its population being over the age of 55.
State-wide weather information
The average humidity across the state is 64%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of May at around 72%. During the winter, the average temperature in Oklahoma drops to around 39°F. The average high winter temperature is around 60°F in the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around 17°F in the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in Oklahoma is around 80°F. The average high summer temperature is around 98°F in the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 58°F during the month of June. The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of May at around 6.85 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of Oklahoma is around 3.08 inches. The average air quality index rating in Oklahoma is 38.5 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of July with a rating of 52.2 AQI. While residents of Oklahoma mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Oklahoma can include tornados and floods and earthquakes (high).
Wildlife to be found in Oklahoma
The state of Oklahoma has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of indian grass, hickories and others, prairie clovers, and grama. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the citrine forktail, the familiar bluet, the delaware county cave crayfish, or the lesser siren. The state animal of Oklahoma is the american bison.