Senior Living in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
- Oklahoma City scores higher than the Oklahoma average of 74.
- Oklahoma City scores significantly higher than the national average of 72.
Health & Safety
- There is a very high number of Medicare registered physicians within the city limits.
- There are 25 hospitals within close range of the city, including Healthsouth Rehab Hospital, St Anthony Hospital, and Bone And Joint Hospital.
- There are 114 senior living facilities in close proximity to the city, including Candle Lake Senior Center, Gardens at Reding Senior Community 62+, and Shepherd Manor.
- There is a very high number of home healthcare providers operating in the city.
- There is a high number of fire stations serving the city.
- The average life expectancy is 75.9, compared to the national average of 78.6.
- There are 716 pharmacies within close range of the city.
- The area has a high property crime rate.
- The area has a high violent crime rate.
Recreation & Leisure
- The city has a low percentage of seniors in the population (23% of residents).
- There are 37 golf courses in or around the city, including Trosper Golf Club, East Course at Lincoln Park Golf Course, and North Course at Lake Hefner Golf Course.
- There are 56 parks near the city center, including Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum, Myriad Gardens, and Myriad Botanical Gardens.
- There are 486 churches in or near the city, including First United Methodist Church, A Story of Hope, and St Paul\'s Episcopal Cathedral.
- There are 40 malls / shopping centers within close range of the city.
- There are 286 grocery stores within the city.
- There are 21 movie theatres in or near the city.
- There are 134 gyms or health clubs in or near the city.
- The property taxes average 1.95% of total income, which is significantly lower than the national average of 2.79%.
- The property taxes average 0.96% of property value, which is significantly lower than the national average of 1.09%.
- The city sales taxes averages 7.75%, which is significantly higher than the national average of 6.97%.
- Oklahoma has an average state income tax of 4.10%, compared to the national average of 3.38%.
- The city's mean household income is $59,033, which is lower than the national average of $64,580.
- The city's median household income is $45,313, which is significantly lower than the national median of $51,560.
- The city's per capita income is $24,380, which is lower than the national average of $25,611.
- Assisted living costs average $39,915 per year, which are average compared to national figures.
- Nursing home costs average $67,160 per year, which are very low compared to national costs.
- Adult daycare costs average $15,600 per year, which are low compared to national numbers.
- Home healthcare costs average $46,057 annually, which are average compared to national costs.
- The unemployment rate is about 6.83%, which is average compared to national averages.
- The overall cost of living is low compared to national averages.
- 1% of the senior population are financially responsible for at least one grandchild.
General Quality of Life
- Oklahoma City receives low levels of rainfall each year.
- Oklahoma City has mild mean temperatures, with comfortable winters and warm summers.
- This city has below average air quality.
- This city has very good water quality.
- Oklahoma City has a dense population density of 2,038.1 people per square mile.
- Residents of Oklahoma City have a short daily commute time.
- The city has a very low public transportation ridership.
- Oklahoma City has a low public school quality ranking.
- The city has a very high public school safety rating.
- This city has an average graduation rate of 83.82%.