Real Estate Market Update for Tulsa, OK

Video: Real Estate Community Tour for Tulsa, OK

See Real estate community tour for Tulsa, OK Once the "Oil Capital of the World," Tulsa, OK has turned its current economic focus toward sectors such as telecommunications, aviation, technology, energy and finance. In 2009 FDi Magazine ranked Tulsa, OK no. 8 on its list of United States cities of the future while Forbes and other media sources have listed the city as one of the nation's most livable. Nestled at the foothills of the Ozark Mountains and bordered by the Arkansas River, Tulsa, lies in a region of the state called "Green Country." The lush, foliage-rich quality of the surrounding area helps preserve a sense of nature alongside the city and its varied architecture. Prospective homeowners will appreciate the city's focus on healthy living, arts and culture, sports, education and cultural diversity. Tulsas downtown neighborhoods offer many residential options. Alternatively, the family-friendly areas of Midtown, Riverview Historic District or Lortondale offer many homes. Explore these areas and more by touring the many attractive homes available throughout the Tulsa, OK area on Century21.com.
Once the "Oil Capital of the World," Tulsa, OK has turned its current economic focus toward sectors such as telecommunications, aviation, technology, energy and finance. In 2009 FDi Magazine ranked Tulsa, OK no. 8 on its list of United States cities of the future while Forbes and other media sources have listed the city as one of the nation's most livable. Nestled at the foothills of the Ozark Mountains and bordered by the Arkansas River, Tulsa, lies in a region of the state called "Green Country." The lush, foliage-rich quality of the surrounding area helps preserve a sense of nature alongside the city and its varied architecture. Prospective homeowners will appreciate the city's focus on healthy living, arts and culture, sports, education and cultural diversity. Tulsas downtown neighborhoods offer many residential options. Alternatively, the family-friendly areas of Midtown, Riverview Historic District or Lortondale offer many homes. Explore these areas and more by touring the many attractive homes available throughout the Tulsa, OK area on Century21.com.
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Map Information for Tulsa, OK
Area Information for Tulsa, OK
  • Population: 393,885
  • Median Age: 35.55 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 18 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 8%
  • Population Density: 2,002/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: .4%
  • Closest Airport: Tulsa International
  • Closest College: University Of Tulsa
  • Closest Jr. College: Tulsa Community College
  • Median Household Income: $41,872
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 20%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $123,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: Tulsa Drillers (aa)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 27.32%
* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average
Demographic Data for Tulsa, OK
Median Age: 35.55 Married: 35% Number of Households: 164,837 Households with Children: 44,915
Community:
    • Occupancy Types
      • 3599 Vacant
      • 8822 Owned
      • 12512 Rented
    • Transportation to Work
      • 43% Drive
      • 47% Public Transportation
      • 8% Walk / Bike / Other
      • 8% Work at Home
    National Index Comparisons:
    (100 National Average)
      • Population By Sex(%)
        • 50% Male
        • 50% Female
      • White/Blue Collar Jobs
        • 50% White Collar
        • 50% Blue Collar
      School Data for Tulsa, OK

      School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
      Lanier Elementary School 0.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 2
      Hoover Elementary School 0.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 4 0
      Will Rogers High School 1.2 mi Public 7-12 0 4
      Will Rogers College Junior High School 1.2 mi Public 7-12 0 0
      Mayo Demonstration Elementary School 1.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      Happy Hands Education Center 1.6 mi Private PRESCHOOL-1 0 0
      Kendall-whittier Elementary School 1.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 1 0
      Hale Junior High School 1.8 mi Public 7-8 0 0
      Nathan Hale High School 1.8 mi Public 9-12 0 3
      Cascia Hall Preparatory School 1.9 mi Catholic 6-12 0 4
      Jones Elementary School 1.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 1 0
      Tulsa School Of Arts & Sciences 1.9 mi Public 9-12 0 4
      Henry Zarrow International School 2.0 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 5
      Bell Elementary School 2.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 1 0
      Instituto Bilingue Guadalupano 2.2 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Patrick Henry Elementary School 2.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      San Miguel School 2.2 mi Catholic 6-8 0 0
      Bishop Kelley High School 2.2 mi Catholic 9-12 0 4
      Thomas Edison Preparatory High School 2.4 mi Public 9-12 3 4
      Edison Preparatory Middle School 2.4 mi Public 6-8 3 0
      Owen Elementary School 2.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 1 0
      Dove Science Academy (tulsa) 2.8 mi Public 6-12 2 3
      Mitchell Elementary School 2.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 1 0
      Eliot Elementary School 2.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Lee Elementary School 2.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Peace Academy 2.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Town & Country School 3.4 mi Private 1-12 0 0
      Discovery School Of Tulsa 3.5 mi Public K-9 2 0
      Christian Montessori Academy 3.5 mi Private - 0 0
      Deborah Brown Community School 3.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-3 4 0
      Carnegie Elementary School 3.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 0
      Wright Elementary School 3.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 0
      Grimes Elementary School 3.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 2 0
      Eisenhower International Elementary School 3.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 0
      School Of St Mary 3.9 mi Catholic PRESCHOOL-8 0 0
      Key Elementary School 3.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 1 0
      Kipp Tulsa Academy College Prep. 4.0 mi Public 5-8 0 0
      Memorial High School 4.0 mi Public 9-12 1 3
      Solid Foundation Preparatory Academy 4.0 mi Private PRESCHOOL-5 0 0
      Clark Elementary School 4.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 0
      Columbus Elementary School 4.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 1 0
      Carver Middle School 4.2 mi Public 6-8 5 5
      Eugene Field Elementary School 4.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 2 0
      Peary Elementary School 4.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 1 0
      Abc Learning Academy Inc 4.3 mi Private K-5 0 0
      Booker T. Washington High School 4.4 mi Public 9-12 5 4
      Salk Elementary School 4.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 3 0
      Ecdc Reed 4.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-PRESCHOOL 0 0
      Lighthouse Christian Academy 4.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Disney Elementary School 4.9 mi Public K-6 1 0
      Wright Christian Academy 4.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Metro Christian Academy 4.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Christian Heritage Education Center 5.0 mi Private 4-12 0 0
      Cooper Elementary School 5.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 2 0
      Ecdc Porter 5.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Mingo Valley Christian School 5.1 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      East Central High School 5.1 mi Public 9-12 0 3
      Eastland Christian Academy 5.1 mi Private - 0 0
      Daniel Webster High School 5.1 mi Public 9-12 0 3
      Briarglen Elementary School 5.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Grissom Elementary School 5.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 4 0
      Another World Academy 5.4 mi Private 1-5 0 0
      Destiny's Learning Academy 5.5 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Traice 5.5 mi Public 7-12 0 0
      Mt View Christian Academy 5.5 mi Private 1-11 0 0
      Thoreau Demonstration Academy 5.6 mi Public 6-8 4 0
      Union 6th-7th Grade Center 5.6 mi Public 6-7 3 0
      Central High School 5.7 mi Public 7-12 0 4
      Central Junior High School 5.7 mi Public 7-8 0 0
      Academy Central Elementary School 5.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 1 0
      Grove Elementary School 5.8 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 1 0
      Park Elementary School 5.8 mi Public 1-5 2 0
      Union High School 5.8 mi Public 10-12 0 4
      Lincoln Christian School 5.9 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 4
      Boevers Elementary School 5.9 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      Victory Christian School 6.0 mi Private K-12 0 3
      Robertson Elementary School 6.0 mi Public K-5 2 0
      Oral Roberts University Eacademy 6.0 mi Private 3-12 0 0
      Holland Hall 6.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Riverfield Country Day School 6.3 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Penn Elementary School 6.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 1 0
      Dual Language Immersion Program 6.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-3 0 0
      Monroe Demonstration Middle School 6.4 mi Public 6-8 0 0
      Chouteau Elementary School 6.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 3 0
      Rosa Parks Elementary School 6.6 mi Public K-5 1 0
      Jarman Elementary School 6.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 4 0
      Mclain Junior High School 6.7 mi Public 7-8 0 0
      Mclain High School For Sci./technology 6.7 mi Public 8-12 0 3
      Faith Central Christian Academy 6.9 mi Private 1-12 0 0
      Darnaby Elementary School 7.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 0
      Regent Preparatory School-ok 7.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-12 0 0
      Berryhill Es South 7.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6 4 0
      Berryhill High School 7.5 mi Public 9-12 4 4
      Bunche Early Childhood Development Center 7.5 mi Public PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Thomas Jefferson Elementary School 7.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 3 0
      Jenks Middle School 8.2 mi Public 7-8 4 0
      Lake Hills Montessori 8.2 mi Private PRESCHOOL-K 0 0
      Lighthouse Academies Of Tulsa 8.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-3 0 0
      Cedar Ridge Elementary School 8.7 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5 5 0
      Allen-bowden Public School 10.1 mi Public PRESCHOOL-8 3 0
      Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: Onboard Informatics © 2015. School Performance data by SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com.
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