Yukon, OK

Yukon profile

Living in Yukon

Yukon is a medium-sized city located in the state of Oklahoma. With a population of 28,084 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Yukon is the 18th largest community in Oklahoma.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Yukon is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Yukon is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Yukon who work in office and administrative support (14.37%), sales jobs (9.93%), and management occupations (9.17%).

Also of interest is that Yukon has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The overall education level of Yukon is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 28.29% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Yukon in 2018 was $31,144, which is wealthy relative to Oklahoma, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $124,576 for a family of four. However, Yukon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Yukon is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Yukon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Yukon residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Yukon include German, English, Irish, French, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Yukon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.