Monthly Archives: December 2016

December 21

Art of Community Building: Alva

Community Profile City Budget (2015-16): $9,422,223 2014 Census Data Population: 5,180 Median household income: $50,151 Persons in poverty (% of total residents):19.6% High School graduate or higher (age 25+): 88.0% Bachelor’s degree or higher (age 25+): 27.6% From Local Arts Index State Arts Agency Grants per county capita (2003-2009): $20.08 Total nonprofit arts organizations per 100,000 county population (2012): 22.61 Links:  […]

December 08

Art of Community Building: Miami

This case study is part of a series investigating the variety of ways that Oklahoma communities invest municipal resources and funding in the arts. These stories illustrate how these investments, big or small, can have a positive impact on citizens, civic pride, tourism, and the general well being of a place. Community Profile City Budget (2015-16): $48,706,500 2014 […]