Edmond is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 94,428 people and 31 constituent neighborhoods, Edmond is the fifth largest community in Oklahoma.
Edmond real estate is some of the most expensive in Oklahoma, although Edmond house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Edmond is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 88.48% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Edmond is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Edmond who work in management occupations (13.61%), sales jobs (12.49%), and office and administrative support (10.37%).
Also of interest is that Edmond has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 8.43% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Edmond. 54.78% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Edmond in 2018 was $47,560, which is wealthy relative to Oklahoma and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $190,240 for a family of four. However, Edmond contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Edmond is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Edmond home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Edmond residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Edmond include German, English, Irish, European, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Edmond is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.