Chickasha Demographics

Location

County Grady
Nearest Major City Oklahoma City
Distance to Nearest Major City 35
Miles City Size in Square Miles 22.03
County Size in Square Miles 1,101


Climate

  Low - High
Average Winter Temperature (January) 52° - 26°
Average Summer Temperature (July) 96° - 71°
Normal Annual Rainfall 36.84"
Annual Snowfall 2"

 

Population

Chickasha (2011) 16,374
Grady County (2011) 53,685
Median Age 36.9
Chickasha Population  

Chickahsa Population

Municipal Services

Form of Local Government City Council
Fire Department Personnel 40
Fire Insurance Classification 04
Police Department Personnel 39

 

Distances of Nearest Cities

Atlanta 872 Memphis 498
Chicago 832 New York 1,492
Dallas 199 Norman 36
Denver 618 Oklahoma City 35
Houston 435 San Francisco 1,623
Kansas City 386 St. Louis 537
Los Angeles 1,321 Tulsa 161

Educational Attainment

(Population 25 years of age and over) 10,434
84 percent of Chickasha's population are high school graduates with 18 percent receiving a degree in higher education or professional degrees.
Less than 12 years 11.5%
High School Diploma 38.6%
Some College 23.2%
Associate Degree 3.8%
Bachelor's Degree 12.6%
Graduate or Professional Degree 5.7%

 

Racial Demographics

White 80%
Black 7.1%
American Indian 4.8%
Hispanic 6.5%
Other 5.7%

Tax Structure

Sales Tax -8.844%

 
Oklahoma Sales Tax 4.5%
Chickasha City Sales Tax 3.969%
Grady County Sales Tax .375%

 

Property Tax

Grady County Share of the Total Ad Valorem Levy for Chickasha
Public School District($104.32 per $1,000 ( assessed value)

2013 Ad Valorem Tax Distribution

2013 Ad Valorem Tax Distribution

Ratio of Assessed Value to Fair Market Value

11%

Income Tax

Personal Income Tax (state) 5.25% (maximum)4.5%
Corporate Tax Rate (state) 6% (maximum)

Chickasha's Largest Employers

Grady Memorial Hospital 483
Chickasha Public Schools 385
Ross Health Care 350
HSI Sensing 300
Gabriel Ride Control 380
City of Chickasha 130
University of Science & Arts of Oklahoma 155
Southern Plains Medical Center 150
Midwest Towers 130
Cimarron Trailers 120
Badgett Corporation 90
Hart Manufacturing 90
Aggreko 85
FTS 80
Select Energy 80
FTSI 75
Crawford Roofing 75
Chickasha Manufacturing 75

Employment by Sector

Estimated Employment  
Manufacturing 1420
Business and Financial Operations 870
Architecture and Engineering 180
Life, Physical and Social Science 160
Community and Social Services 230
Legal Occupations 50
Education, Training and Librarians 2290
Arts, Design, Design, Entertainment and Sports 130
Healthcare Practitioners &Technical O 1840
Healthcare Support 820
Protective Service 700
Food Preparation and Serving-Related 2060
Building and Grounds Cleaning/Maintenance 1110
Personal Care and Service 670
Sales and Related 3090
Office and Administrative Support 4750
Construction and Extraction Occupation 2410
Installation, Maintenance and Machinery 1870
Production 2160
Transportation and Material Movers 1750

(Source: April 2014 State Occupational Employment & Wage

Estimates, Oklahoma Employments Security

Commissions/OWN, Bureau of Labor Statistics)

Local Labor Market Area Wages*

Job Classification S.O.C. Code Average Wage
Computer Support Specialists 15-11151 $21.72
Bookkeeping,
Accounting & Auditing
43-3031 15.20
Shipping, Receiving &
Traffic Clerk
43-5071 12.76
Stock Clerk & Order Fillers 43-5081 10.15
Secretaries (General) 43-6014 13.18
General Office Clerk 43-9061 12.71
Riggers 49-9042 17.30
Machinists 51-4041 12.12
Welders & Cutters 51-4121 15.44
Laborers & Material Movers 53-7062 11.58

*includes Grady, McClain & Caddo County
(Source: April 2013 State Occupational Employment & Wage Estimates,Oklahoma Employment Security Commission/OWN, Bureau of Labor Statistics)