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Jenks is a city in Tulsa County, in the Tulsa metro area.

The community was named for Elmer E. Jenks, resident

The latitude of Jenks is 36.022N. The longitude is -95.968W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 617 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 11,560.


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Median household income
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$54,637
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Jenks demographic reports
Developed along the railroad built in 1904 between Tulsa and Muskogee

Oil was discovered in nearby Glenpool in 1905

Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 3. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 0.3 per 1,000 people.

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21% of Jenks residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Jenks ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Jenks was $22,804, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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32% of Jenks residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Jenks, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $493.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $980.


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Libraries in Jenks include Jenks Library ... View libraries

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Newspapers in Jenks include Jenks Gazette

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Tulsa County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Jenks political report.

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The average commute time for Jenks workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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